Konczal, in his fourth year as a lifeguard with the Cleveland
Metroparks, issues instructions to swimmers Sunday at Huntington
Beach in Bay Village. (West Life photo by Larry Bennet)
seeks injunction against dog park
ROCKY RIVER After years of resident complaints
about noise, Rocky River has gone to court in an effort to get Lakewood
to close its dog park.
ponders pool improvements
WESTLAKE Users of Peterson Pool are being surveyed
about their satisfaction with the Clague Park facility. The city has
hired an architect to study the possibility of making improvements
to the pool.
fire destroys playground
OLMSTED Officials are investigating a July 23 fire that destroyed
outdoor playground equipment at Forest Primary School. Although the
school district will file an insurance claim on the damage, pupils
will be without playground equipment when school begins in a few weeks.
offers tour of aircraft noise reduction facility Saturday
The public may tour a NASA facility this
Saturday where the aerospace industry’s most advanced aircraft noise-reduction
technologies are developed and tested.
Police to hold Open House Aug. 7
WESTLAKE The Westlake Police Department will
host an open house Aug 7 from 6 to 9 p.m. Station tours, child fingerprinting
and an opportunity to view police vehicles up close will be offered.
weekend awaits Northeast Ohio sports fans
show, Bridgestone Open
and Football Hall of Fame inductions scheduled this week
athletes such as Don Larsen and Gordie Howe are scheduled to be on
hand for autograph signing sessions at the National Sports Collectors Convention, which also
features just about every type of sports memorabilia for sale. The
show takes place at the I-X Center through Sunday.
Westlake garden evokes passion
and Jeff Pappas were definitely were born to garden, says West Life
columnist Thea Steinmetz. The Westlake couple won first place in
the vegetable gardening category of the Westlake In Bloom contest
a few years ago, but now focus on annuals.
south of the border dining at El Rodeo
hungry for a change of pace from traditional meat and potatoes fare
should check out El Rodeo Mexican restaurants, says West Life restaurant
restaurants, with locations in Westlake and North Olmsted, will
transport you south of the border without having to venture far
from your own backyard.