Sunday, May 5, 2013
Here's a roundup of this week's top stories in Avon-Avon Lake Patch.
In the news this week: job openings, the levy issue heats up, a popular priest bids farewell and a community woodshop makes progress. Don’t want to miss a day? Sign up for our newsletter at avon-oh.patch.com/newsletters.
Monday, April 29, 2013
Planning a sale? Add it to our events. Planning on attending? Save the date.
Last year’s informal “citywide garage sale” was such a hit, the woman who helped organize it last year, Kelli Bodey, is hoping to repeat it this year. Bodey said numerous residents are already planning to hold garage sales on June 5 – 9. Bodey took the opportunity to raise funds. "I like to 'sell for a cause'. Last year we sold a ton and donated over a $1,000 to relocate a woman and her two daughters fleeing a very abusive relationship. I get to lessen my clutter and, boy does it feels good to help," Bodey said. Last year, Patch helped promote the effort and this year, Avon-Avon Lake Patch will again be promoting the sales the week of the garage sales. Anyone who is planning on the “informal” garage sale can post his or her sale in Avon-…
Tuesday, May 15, 2012
Here's the growing list of garage sales happening Wednesday - Saturday.
Bargain shoppers rejoice! Tonight kicks off the first informal "citywide garage sale." We have a list of where the sales are and on what day. Need a correction? Want to add a sale? Email the info to Lori.Switaj@patch.com. Check back daily to see if any additions have been put on the list. For detailed listings of each sale, check our garage sale listings in Events. 32258 Dakota Run 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Solid oak computer desk and two entertainment centers 240 Moore Road 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. 33123 Redwood Blvd. 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. 189 Tomahawk Dr 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. 502 Montego Ct. 9 a.m. – 4 p.m 32616 Surrey Lane 9 a.m. - 3:30 a.m. 376 and 380 Armour Rd. Two fine antique sofas and a love seat, vintage women's clothing (size 4)… (see full description…
Informal sale means plenty of garage sales this weekend
Are you participating in the citywide garage sale planned for Wednesday through Saturday? Since announcing that an informal network of homes will be participating in the “citywide garage sale” May 17-20 (with some sales starting as early as Wednesday evening) we’ve received plenty of notifications of where the sales will be. If you’re planning on participating, tell us the location and times, and a line or two on what’s for sale (keep it brief, please.) We’ll be posting the sales on Wednesday morning in a front-page article. If you want additional coverage, be sure to add your sale to our garage sale events listing…it’s free. Email the information to Lori.Switaj@Patch.com by 6 p.m. on Tuesday to make the Wednesday morning article. …