Archive for June, 2017

North Ridgeville Chamber of Commerce golf outing registration now open

Thursday, June 29th, 2017

The 41st Annual North Ridgeville Chamber of Commerce Golf Outing sponsored by First Federal Lakewood will be held on Thursday, July 20, at Sweetbriar Golf Club, 750 Jaycox Road, Avon Lake.  The event starts at 10 a.m.  Price is $115 per person and includes a continental breakfast, boxed lunch and a steak dinner catered by Sweetbriar’s Legacy Club Restaurant in addition to 18 holes of golf.

The event includes prizes …Read More

From Avon Lake to a stage with John Mayer, musician keeps Ohio close to her heart

Wednesday, June 28th, 2017

By Nicole Hennessy

“There’s music everywhere (in Nashville). … Every single person is a musician: your Uber driver, your waitress, everyone,” said Callie Sullivan, only a few weeks settled into her new home.

(L-R) John Mayer and Callie Sullivan discussing her song, “The Sinner,” for a recent master class. (Photo,  Kelly Davidson)

The Avon Lake native – an alternative pop singer/songwriter with unshakable 1980s rock roots – graduated from Boston’s …Read More

Avon resident diving into congressional campaign

Wednesday, June 28th, 2017

Ken Harbaugh (left), with members of Team Rubicon, responding to a typhoon in the Philippines. (Photo, Kirk Jackson)

By Nicole Hennessy

Avon – When Ken Harbaugh decided to run against U.S. Rep. Bob Gibbs (R-Ohio) for a seat in Ohio’s 7th district earlier this month, he said, “It was about patriotism.”

Like many, the Avon resident had become concerned as he’d “experienced” the past presidential election, one he says brought out the …Read More

Aspiring filmmaker, Lake Ridge Academy freshman, shares film camp journal

Wednesday, June 28th, 2017

Kevin Ostrica is a budding filmmaker.

Editor’s Note: Aspiring filmmaker Kevin Ostrica, 14, a North Ridgeville Lake Ridge Academy freshman and Avon Lake resident, this summer signed up for film camp at Capital University, located in Columbus. Previously, he attended a now-discontinued film camp at Oberlin College. As an aspiring producer and director, he agreed to share his summer experience for others who might be interested …Read More

Vietnam veterans recognized at ceremony at Sheffield Village VA Clinic

Wednesday, June 28th, 2017

By MICHELE MURPHY

Vietnam vets honored – Sheffield Village’s VA Clinic hosted a ceremony last week to honor those who served in the Vietnam War. More than 100 veterans lined up to receive a commemorative pin and proclamation from Anthony Milons, director, VA Business Administration (center). (Press photo, Michele Murphy)

Sheffield Village – Some arrived alone. Others came with their wives or a buddy. By the time …Read More