Sheffield Village News

July 4th birthday holds special meaning for Sheffield Village man

Wednesday, June 28th, 2017

Family, fishing and fireworks – Rudy Ackerman, born on the 4th of July, is proud to share his birthday with America. He is pictured here at French Creek, one of the places his dad, Rudy, taught him how to fish. (Press photo, Michele Murphy)


Sheffield Village – As a child, Rudy Ackerman remembers his entire family getting together each July 4 to celebrate his …Read More

Stephanie Blythe: 25 years of keeping kids safe

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

Keeping Kids Safe – Stephanie Blythe, director of Sheffield-Sheffield Lake’s Safety Town program (center in grey shirt) is seen here with some of her wee charges and aides Bryana Wallace (far left) and Emily Hahn (far right). Blythe began working for Safety Town 25 years ago at the young age of 13, serving as an aide. (Press photo, Michele Murphy)

By Michele Murphy

Sheffield/Sheffield Lake – …Read More

Summer in the Sheffields – A lot of family friendly fun

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

RUN FOR THE ARTS – Sheffield Village annual 5K Run for the Arts will be held this year on Saturday, Aug. 26 Pictured here are participants from last year’s race. (Press photo, Michele Murphy)

By Michele Murphy

Sheffield Lake-Sheffield Village – Plans are well underway for the return of a number of activities in both Sheffield Lake and Sheffield Village throughout the summer sure to please those from …Read More

Police stress gun safety to children; provide gun locks to parents

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

IF YOU SEE A GUN – Sheffield Lake Police Det. Ralph Gonzalez carefully reviews the steps children should take whenever they see a gun during his presentation to Safety Town participants last week.

By Michele Murphy

Sheffield Lake -Sheffield Village- Dozens of little eyes fastened on to Sheffield Lake Police Det. Ralph Gonzalez as he walked to the front of the gym at Knollwood School. Tucked under his …Read More

Safety Town: Coming together to keep kids safe

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

STOP! Bus driver Victoria Cihlar demonstrates a hand signal to let children know whether it is safe to walk in front of the bus. Bus safety was just one topic covered last week during Sheffield-Sheffield Lake’s annual Safety Town program for children entering kindergarten in the fall.

CARING COPS – Police officers Keith Pool from Sheffield Village (l) and A.J. Torres from Sheffield Lake help fit helmets for …Read More