Lakewood OH


Set a good pace when going from couch to 5K

By Ryan Kaczmarski I started this summer with a goal of competing in, and finishing, the annual Classic at Mastick 5K cross country race. I have covered the event over the last few years, and I thought it would be fun to get out there and run with all of the local cross country teams […]

Recycling waste generated by businesses; discussions worth having

Driving down Lorain Road, I imagine all the dumpsters behind all the businesses full of recyclable materials that are not going to be recycled. The same thing goes for every other busy road, shopping center or strip mall. I’m realistic; I don’t expect that every single piece of paper or bottle that can be recycled […]

Pirates, WSC going Southwest?

Time Out By Joe Ostrica The West Shore Conference has gone through its share of changes since it was first formed in the 2005-06 school year. With Avon -one of the original WSC teams – leaving to join the Southwestern Conference at the start of the 2015-16 school year, and now four WSC schools filing […]

Political question of the week

By Nicole Hennessy Westshore Each week leading up to the election, West Life, in partnership with The Civic Commons, has been choosing a group within the community and finding out how they feel about topical political issues. Last week the question, “Will the vice presidential debate sway how you choose to vote?” drew a small response, […]