Sunday, December 30, 2012
A recap of the week's top stories in Westlake
The first major snowstorm of the season came the day after Christmas. First there was a winter storm warning, then came a blizzard warning. While the possible foot of snow didn't happen and the storm moved out of the area quicker than anticipated, it made for treacherous driving conditions while it was here. Christmas came on Tuesday. While many were opening gifts and enjoying a Christmas dinner at home, others were looking for restaurants open on Christmas Day. Two Westlake residents found out their debit cards were compromised, and being used to buy stuff in France. A Westlake man staying at his grandmother's house got his day off to a bad start, attacking and biting people after being woken up by his girlfriend. The Westlake Historical …
Tuesday, December 25, 2012
Not doing Christmas dinner? You have options in Westlake and nearby.
We asked you for your favorite Christmas songs. Here they are in a Spotify playlist.
Monday, December 24, 2012
Stores and offices are closing early today! Here's what you need to know.
Share photos and memories of your favorite items on the tree.
Saturday, December 22, 2012
How will this affect your Christmas preparations and errands?
Lots of sweet treats this time of year. What is the cookie you can't resist?
Friday, December 21, 2012
Happy Holidays from Patch!
We've rounded up the best of the best holiday songs, according to you, and created a Spotify playlist that can be played at your holiday parties this year. Thank you to everyone who told us their favorite and if we forgot any, let us know in the comments. Happy Holidays from all of us at Patch!
The kids are out of school until Jan. 7. What are your plans?
No more pencils, books or teacher's dirty looks until 2013! Westlake children in Westlake City Schools and St. Bernadette School start their holiday break Friday. And its a nice, long break. Classes don't start again until Jan. 7, 2013. That also means that, after the Christmas rush is over, parents have almost two weeks to fill with activities and such for the children. Some solve the problem by traveling or doing day trips like skiing. If you're sticking closer to home, we have a few ideas. If your business, church or organization is hosting a family event over the holiday break, post it in our free events calendar. What are your ideas for family fun time in or near Westlake over the holiday break? Share them with your neighbors in the …
Thursday, December 20, 2012
From trash pickup info to grocery store hours, here is what you need to know for the holiday.