May 28, 2016

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Westlake man arrested after armed confrontation on Detroit Road

A Westlake man is facing a host of charges after police say he intentionally rammed a car and confronted the occupants of the car, itching for a gunfight. William Keener, 67, is currently in the Westlake jail on two counts each of felonious assault, aggravated menacing and possession of criminal tools, as well as single Read More…

Rite Aid Cleveland Races: Westlake’s Kristy Hill makes last-day decision to enter, then wins half marathon

CLEVELAND — Westlake resident Kristy Hill didn’t decide until Saturday to enter the Rite Aid Cleveland Half Marathon. On Sunday she went out and showed the rest of the field that preparation is vastly overrated. Hill won her first Cleveland half marathon with a time of 1:24.14. She was a half-second ahead of runner-up Tammy Read More…

All Pro Freight acquires property in Westlake

All Pro Freight is expanding its warehouse and distribution capacities into Cuyahoga County after purchasing the former Bonne Bell headquarters in Westlake. According to Cuyahoga County property records, the property was purchased Monday for $4,595,000 and All Pro Freight CEO Chris Haas said his company purchased the land to expand operations. “We’re landlocked at our Read More…

Woman charged after toddler found unsecured in speeding car

WESTLAKE – A Cleveland woman faces a host of charges after police say she was going 90 mph on Interstate 90 with a two-year-old unrestrained in the front seat. Police have charged Cherita Foreman, 27, with speeding, having an improperly restrained child, child endangerment, possession of marijuana, identity theft and a felony count of illegal Read More…

Westlake police warn of woman stealing tip jars

WESTLAKE — Police are advising area business owners to be on the lookout for a woman they say has stolen tip jars from counters of local businesses. Police have issued misdemeanor petty theft warrants for Stepfanie Eshack, 29, in connection with the theft of tip jars from a Jersey Mike’s store March 7, and a Read More…

The Morning Hit–3/25/16

Welcome back to The Morning Hit, where we talk about what people are talking about online. The web has become the digital equivalent of the office water cooler, and it’s becoming more necessary by the day to stay in the loop. Enough of the pleasantries, let’s hit it. Westlake PNC robbed. The PNC branch at Read More…

Westlake PNC bank robbed

WESTLAKE – Police are seeking a masked gunman who walked into a PNC bank branch late this morning and made off with an undisclosed amount of money. The armed robbery occurred at 11:05 a.m. at the PNC branch at the corner of Columbia and Detroit roads, according to Westlake Police Capt. Guy Turner. Police are Read More…

Woman injured, cited after Westlake rollover crash

WESTLAKE — A local woman was hospitalized with incapacitating injuries and her vehicle was damaged beyond recognition following a rollover crash Thursday night. According to a news release from the Westlake police, Faith Gibbs, 46, was driving a 2015 Chevrolet Equinox west on Westwood Road around 10:49 p.m. Thursday. She went left of center and hit trees, Read More…

VIDEO: Explosion, fire damage construction site at Crocker Park

WESTLAKE — Massive damage was reported at a construction site at Crocker Park after a propane tank caught fire and exploded Thursday morning. The initial call to area fire companies, around 10:30 a.m., was a report of a fire near two 1,000-gallon propane tanks used for temporary heating at the construction site for the new American Read More…

The Morning Hit–3/3/16

Welcome back to The Morning Hit, where we talk about what people are talking about online. The web has become the digital equivalent of the office water cooler, and it’s becoming more necessary by the day to stay in the loop. Enough of the pleasantries, let’s hit it. Sometimes you just need some Jameson. While their Read More…