Meet Your Neighbor: Andover resident goes on almost 20 years running Palanges Travel

by Lauren Locke

ANDOVER – While most wait once or twice a year to book an extended vacation, Andover resident Cris Cancilla has had the opportunity to travel for much more than that thanks to a business called Palanges Travel she took over in 2000 through her sister-in-law Janet Cancilla, who started it in 1994.(From Aug. 30 edition).

AC Antique Engine Club gets ready for its end-of-the-year fall show

by Lauren Locke

 WAYNE TOWNSHIP - If you didn’t get the chance to attend Ashtabula County Antique Engine Club’s big July show or simply want another chance to look at the engines, you’ll be happy to hear that its 23rd annual two-day fall show is coming up soon on Saturday, Sept. 21, and Sunday, Sept. 22, within the engine club grounds at 4026 State Route 322 in Wayne Township.(From Aug. 30 edition).

Orwell VFD chicken dinner and ATV raffle sure to draw crowds

by Richard Slusher

 ORWELL – If you haven’t seen flyers or Facebooks posts yet, now is the time to mark your calendars for an end-of-the-summer bash event taking place at the Orwell Volunteer Fire Department on Saturday, Sept. 14, from noon to 6 p.m.

Snowy Oak Tree Farm of Pierpont preps for Ohio’s Tree Farm of the Year Tour

by Lauren Locke

 PIERPONT – Paul and Joanne Mechling’s 365 acre certified Snowy Oak Tree Farm in Pierpont is making an impact on its community once again thanks to their recognition in March as Ohio Tree Farm Award for 2019 through Ohio Forestry Organization Convention within Columbus.(From July 5 edition).

Lazy Grass Band and Simply Us slated for People in the Park

by Lauren Locke

ANDOVER – If you are looking for a fun way to spend your evening and appreciate live music, be sure to check out the Pymatuning Area Chamber of Commerce’s free summer music series “People in the Park” the next two Saturdays at 7 p.m. within Pymatuning State Park-Main Beach at 5354 Pymatuning Lake Road in Andover.(From Aug. 23 edition).

Pierpont Community Action League announces upcoming events

by Lauren Locke

PIERPONT – In hopes of supporting the local community, the Pierpont Community Action League (formerly known as the Pierpont Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary) will be offering a few upcoming events for the community to take part in within the next several weeks.(From Aug. 23 edition).