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Ruby and Pearl Mermaids and Merchants boutique readies for the season

JAMESTOWN – If you have an interest in unique art, jewelry and brewery merchandise you may want to stop in this season to Ruby and Pearl Mermaids and Merchants boutique located within Lago Winery/Mortals Key Brewery at 4218 E. Lake Road in Jamestown, Pa.(From May 25 edition).

PV HS hosts their 2018 graduation commencement within Andover

ANDOVER – Ninety-two graduates, their families and friends, school board members, building principals and various faculty members were all present on Sunday, May 20 for this year’s PV HS graduation commencement as held at the VMPAC in Andover.(From May 25 edition).

Dr. James K. Bissell Nature Center continues to expand nature programs

ROCK CREEK – Since officially opening to the public in fall of 2017, Dr. James K. Bissell Nature Center at its location of 3973 Callender Road in Rock Creek has been continuing to expand its nature programs to the public thanks to the help of Central Lake Erie Basin Project Manager Jaqueline Bilello, as well as from many of its volunteers including Pymatuning Garden Club President Ben Lutz.(From May 25 edition).

Ashtabula receives micropolitan award


ASHTABULA – Ashtabula has been named No. 10 in Ohio and 18th in the country among 2017 top micropolitans, receiving an award Monday from Secretary of State John Husted’s office.

Levy passes but Geneva still cuts

GENEVA – Geneva Middle School teacher Corrine Ball asked the School Board May 16 to reconsider the layoff of assistant principal Todd C. Tulino.

Forfeited Land Sale a success

ASHTABULA COUNTY - Ashtabula County Auditor Roger Corlett conducted a forfeited land sale on May 16 that was well attended. 

Photo contest announced for 50th anniversary of scenic rivers

ASHTABULA COUNTY  - The Ashtabula Township Park Commission and the Ashtabula County Convention & Visitors Bureau are sponsoring a photo contest of Ashtabula County’s scenic rivers in honor of the 50th anniversary of scenic rivers in Ohio.

Northeast corner of Painesville square prepares for upgrades

PAINESVILLE – A new improvement project for the road and sidewalks surrounding the square in downtown Painesville is scheduled for construction in the spring of 2019. The North Park Place Transportation Enhancement Project will be located in front of the new Lake County Administration Building site, on the northeast corner of Veteran’s Park, and is a joint project between Lake County and the City of Painesville.

Ohio Attorney General suing Discovery Tours

Cleveland – The company that allegedly gypped Mentor, Riverside and students from at least a dozen other school districts out of money paid for educational trips is being sued by Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine.

Center Street townhouse project requires changes

MENTOR – A plan to develop a three-building, three-story residential complex comprised of 16 condo-style homes in Mentor's Old Village District will have to undergo design changes before the city Planning Commission gives its approval.