June 30, 2016

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Police: Cleveland man breaks into same Westlake apartment twice

WESTLAKE — A Cleveland man is in the Cuyahoga County Jail on $100,000 bond after police say he broke into the home of a former girlfriend twice within 36 hours. Thomas Eaddie, 30, was charged with burglary and possession of criminal tools for the second break-in, around 2:49 a.m. today. He also had pending charges of Read More…

Westlake teachers vote to go on strike

WESTLAKE — Teachers in a Cleveland suburb have voted to strike if it cannot agree on a contract with the school district. The Westlake teachers’ union voted Wednesday afternoon following more than a year of negotiations. The strike would take effect on the first school day in August. All summer operations would be suspended after Read More…

Avon Lake woman has wallet stolen at Crocker Park

WESTLAKE — An Avon Lake woman had her wallet stolen while at Bar Louie in Crocker Park on Saturday afternoon, and more than $4,000 in charges were made on her accounts. According to a news release from the Westlake police, the woman’s wallet was removed from her purse between 5 p.m. and 5:43 p.m. After that, three Read More…

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…