Archive for May 20th, 2016

Sullivan skates for Canada

Friday, May 20th, 2016

Avon Lake

By Allie Spensley
Special to the Press

Avon Lake senior Keegan Sullivan has had a successful four years of high school hockey. Now he is setting his sights on a new level of competition, as well as a new country to play in.

Sullivan left Avon Lake in mid-April to play for the Orangeville Ice Crushers of the Greater Metropolitan Hockey League in Ontario, Canada. The team …Read More

Huff & Puff Obstacle Race raises funds

Friday, May 20th, 2016

Avon Lake

By Allie Spensley

You may have heard of obstacle course races such as Tough Mudder and Warrior Dash, where racers vault over wooden walls and splash through sludge pits between stretches of field running.

Now, this mud-soaked twist on conventional road racing is coming to Northeast Ohio with Huff & Puff, an obstacle course race and health fair event held in Avon Lake.

The five-mile course is …Read More

Two North Ridgeville students honored with top prizes in county-wide young authors contest

Friday, May 20th, 2016

North Ridgeville

By Michael Fitzpatrick

Two students in the North Ridgeville City Schools were honored with “Best in Show” awards at the 2016 Lorain County Young Authors Conference.

Olivia Sprague won a “Best of Show” in the fourth-grade writing category for her book “The Dark Elves,” while Nicholas Mealey won a “Best of Show” in the third-grade artist category for the illustrations in his book, “Bob The Car …Read More