Lakewood OH


Magnificat teacher masters recycling through county program

By Sue Botos Rocky River When it comes to recycling, it’s as much about “paying it forward” as it is about repurposing items. Passing along information about how to decrease waste was just one of the tools science teacher Heidi Paul brought back to Magnificat High School after graduating with the first class of the [...]

Westlake author pens children’s travel book

Rosie Rabbit, a fury travel guid,e is the creation of Westlake author Diane Herak, who for many years wrote feature articles for the Westlake Times newspaper. The mother of eight and grandmother of 17, Herak has incorporated memories of her own travels in what will be series of books.

Microbrewery planned for Westlake’s industrial area

Sean Kennedy’s planned microbrewery, Kennedy Craft Beer LLC, will be located in a building on Clemens Road. A 1998 graduate of Rocky River High School, Kennedy said the microbrewery is a family venture that includes his brother, Matt; father, Mike; uncle Bert; and several cousins.

Welcome House expands services to include UCP clients

By Sue Botos Westshore Welcome House, a Westlake-based organization that has been serving individuals with developmental disabilities throughout the Greater Cleveland area for over 40 years, recently expanded to include those formerly served by United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) of Cleveland. According to Welcome House Director Tony Thomas, in early December, 51 of 53 eligible individuals [...]