ODNR director visits Ashtabula County

by Stefanie Wessell

GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE - Ashtabula County welcomed Ohio Department of Natural Resources Director Jim Zehringer to discover all that Ashtabula County has to offer during a special two-day event last week.

Ashtabula County having a great year for fishing

by Stefanie Wessell

ASHTABULA - Ashtabula County having a great year for fishing, especially for walleye, was a frequent sentiment shared during a reception for the Experience Ashtabula County event held at the Lodge and Conference Center on Wednesday, July 18.

Retirement party for Shelagh Dubsky is Aug. 4

by submitted

There will be a retirement party for Shelagh Dubsky, Dance Director at the Ashtabula Arts Center, on Saturday, Aug. 4, at the Ashtabula Arts Center, 2928 West 13th Street, Ashtabula. Please join us in celebrating Shelagh’s many years as a teacher, mentor, choreographer and director. Call (440) 964-3396 for more information, and to RSVP if you’ll be attending.

Blessings In A Backpack Seeks Support

by Marha Sorohan

When she heard that the Ashtabula County Health Department would no longer be receiving a grant to fund the Blessings In A Backpack weekend food program for students throughout Ashtabula County, Judy Summers knew that somehow, the program had to be saved.

Bob Hegfield is remembered

by Dee Riley

GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE - The Crosswinds Grille hosted the “Banker Bob” Hegfield Memorial Scholarship Kickoff Fundraiser on a beautiful Wednesday night at Geneva-on-the Lake.  

Body found, search stops


JEFFERSON – Sheriff William Johnson says the search for missing Rand Hilal al Dulaimi has stopped with the discovery of a body on North Bend Road in Saybrook Township on Tuesday afternoon, but the investigation is proceeding.

Three dead in Ashtabula blaze

by Robert Lebzelter

ASHTABULA – A mother and two young sons died in a fire Tuesday morning at 5535 Washington Ave., said Ashtabula Fire Capt. Jeff Gianantonio.