Follow-up to accident in Painesville

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PAINESVILLE – on July 6 about 2 a.m., two Painesville police officers were conducting a traffic stop on W. Walnut Avenue, near the Carroll Avenue intersection.

From The Trenches

by Martha Setlock

Buckeye Girls State is designed to educate Ohio’s young women in the duties, privileges, rights and responsibilities of good citizenship. Delegates learn more about city, county and state government in one week than they will learn in an entire semester of high school. It is a vital part of the American Legion Auxiliaries Americanism program and has been a sponsor for the past 70 years.

Modern Warrior Live

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KIRTLAND - Modern Warrior Live will be presented Saturday, Aug. 3, 7 –10 p.m. at Lakeland Community College, Dr. Wayne L. Rodehorst Performing Arts Center.

Copper the Iguana goes home

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MENTOR – After three months in the care of Lake Humane Society (LHS), Copper the iguana was reunited with her original owner.

Pups parade in Madison

by Robin Luthanen

MADISON – About 25 pooches participated in Lantern of Madison’s first Annual Pup Parade June 21 at 2014 Hubbard Rd.

Council says ‘no’ to 21 houses on Becker Court

by Glen Miller

MENTOR – Despite months of discussion and negotiations with a developer and its legal counsel, approval of a 21-home development along Becker Court was defeated by Mentor City Council 5-2 on July 2.

Chamber presents annual scholarships

by Marian McMahon

PAINESVILLE – Eastern Lake County Chamber of Commerce presented its 2019 Scholarship awards June 20 to Caden Rice who graduated from Riverside High School and William Kalina who graduated from Riverside High School.

Residents question $10 million cost per fire station

by Marian McMahon

CONCORD TOWNSHIP – A resolution on the July 3 agenda was to propose to the voters the need to issue bonds in the amount of $10 million for a new fire station.
Addressing that item, Board of Trustees Chair Paul Malchesky spoke at length about the need for new fire stations, the extensive research that was done to plan them and how to finance them.