Sheffield Lake News

Dozens volunteer during Sheffields Pride Day

Thursday, May 25th, 2017

Heave ho! Volunteers helped residents unload unwanted items from their cars and trucks at Sheffield Lake’s service garage as part of Pride Day. Helpers included Councilman Mark Erdei, seen here in the center of the photo wearing a white shirt.

By Michele Murphy

Sheffield Village/Shefffield Lake – More than 60 volunteers worked to clean and beautify 10 locations in Sheffield Village and Sheffield Lake recently as part of …Read More

Brookside athletes and teams to be inducted in sports hall

Friday, May 12th, 2017

Sheffield Lake/Sheffield Village

By Joe Ostrica

Two individuals and two basketball teams are among this year’s inductees for the Brookside High School Athletic Hall of Fame, which will take place May 19 at the high school cafeteria.

Rich Flowers (class of 1983) and Brian DeVito (class of 2000) are among the inductees. Flowers was a three-sport star athlete in football, basketball and track and field for the Cardinals …Read More

Residents and officials ‘connect’ on lakefront development

Thursday, May 11th, 2017


Ideas – Residents of Lorain County lakefront communities gathered last week in Sheffield Lake to offer ideas to county and city officials working on plans to enhance opportunities for lakeshore usage and development. Here, residents look over maps as they brainstorm those ideas. (Press photo — Michele Murphy)

Sheffield Lake/Avon Lake

By Michele Murphy

A fishing pier. Linked bike paths, separated from roadways when possible. Bike stations. …Read More

Brookside high school robotics team tops off spectacular year at world competition

Friday, April 28th, 2017

Seven local high school students took their love for math, technology, engineering and science (STEM) all the way to world championship competition last week. The seven combined their considerable talents to create a competition-level robot, which they then piloted successfully through local and state competitions. Their performances earned for them the right to compete against other high schoolers from around the world at the 2017 Vex Robotics World Championship.

Domonkas Library welcomes new librarian manager

Friday, April 21st, 2017

The lake was churning a bit, but Marleen Watling, new librarian manager at Sheffield Lake’s Domonkas Branch of the Lorain Public Library System, was the picture of tranquility looking out at it.