Archive for April 7th, 2012

Avon schools step back, re-evaluate solutions to overcrowding

Saturday, April 7th, 2012


By Rebecca Turman

In March, Avon residents voted down – for the second time in a row – the Avon Local School District’s request to build a new middle school.

Today, Avon Local School District officials are taking a step back, once again reviewing all possible options that may help to remedy the enrollment growth that has the school buildings filling up fast.

In an interview earlier this …Read More

Farms in Avon: Rinks part of farming history

Saturday, April 7th, 2012

Editor’s Note – Farms in Avon: Then and now, is an ongoing series about farming in Avon. Although the city has transformed from a small community that thrived on farming into a booming suburban municipality, small farmers still remain. Some are families that have been working the land for generations.


By Jon Wysochanski

Older Avon residents surely recall a different and more rural Avon than the city they now …Read More