PV Jazz Band & PV Soundwaves set to start up this year’s People in the Park

by Lauren Locke

ANDOVER – Get your lawn chairs, blankets and listening ears ready as Pymatuning Area Chamber of Commerce’s summer music series, “People in the Park” is set to begin next weekend at 7 p.m. on Saturday, May 25 within their new location of Pymatuning State Park-Main Beach at 5354 Pymatuning Lake Road in Andover. (From May 17 edition).

Ashtabula County Antique Engine Club starts show season

by Lauren Locke

WAYNE TOWNSHIP – Gather around all agriculture and motor enthusiasts as Ashtabula County Antique Engine Club will be starting up its summer show season this weekend for what marks their 37th year for the community.(From May 10 edition).

Crowds flock to Pierpont Volunteer Fire Department's annual Chinese Auction

by Lauren Locke

PIERPONT – The fire hall of Pierpont Volunteer Fire Department was filled to capacity on Saturday, April 27, as community members and visitors tried their luck with various raffles while enjoying other goodies during this year’s Chinese Auction fundraiser as organized by the department.(From May 10 edition).

PV offers annual mini Relay for Life event within Andover

by Lauren Locke

 ANDOVER – Beads, batons and bonding moments were only a few of the reasons for PV students and faculty to join together on Thursday, May 2, for this year’s mini Relay for Life event as held within the high-school track area within Andover.(From May 10 edition).

New business ‘Rome Ohio Cross Training’ preps for May 11th grand opening

by Lauren Locke

ROME – If you’re looking for a place to work out closer to home or simply are interested in cross training for fitness, you may want to check out Todd Lamperski’s new business, “Rome Ohio Cross Training,” located next to McGinty’s Irish Pub at 5324 Route 45 in Rome.(From May 10 edition).

PV fourth grade shows off at their 15th community talent show

by Lauren Locke

ANDOVER – Singing and playing musical instruments seemed to be the most popular choice offered by most at PV fourth grade’s 15th community talent show as held on Tuesday, April 30 within the Veteran Performing Arts Center of Andover.(From May 10 edition).

Rome Rock Association elects new board members

by Richard Slusher

ROAMING SHORES – The Rome Rock Association held a special election to elect new members to the board during its annual meeting last Saturday, at the Roaming Shores club house.

PV awards top students through a 30th Principal’s Breakfast

by Lauren Locke

 ANDOVER – What often is a dreary start to the week was much more exciting than usual for many of Pymatuning Valley High School’s top students on Monday, April 29, thanks to PV’s 30th annual Principal’s Breakfast as held within Andover Christian Church’s Family Life Center that morning.(From May 3 edition).

Pymatuning State Park-Pa starts up summer projects with big plans for the future

by Lauren Locke

JAMESTOWN – In hopes of continuing to make Pymatuning State Park-PA a better place for those that utilize it each year, park staff and other maintenance personnel are already in the process of starting up several small summer projects, while making plans for even bigger endeavors for the near future.(From May 3 edition).