Outdoor art show opens in Fairport

by Marian McMahon

FAIRPORT HARBOR – The Fairport Harbor Tourism Council lucked out with nice weather for its special “Fish Out of Water” art show launch event held May 24 at the Wine Roost, 217 Third St.

Chamber and city welcome new business

by Marian McMahon

PAINESVILLE – The historic Gage House on South State Street has a new tenant, Blask Media Company, owned by husband and wife James and Melissa Blask of LeRoy Township.

Civil Air Patrol to conduct open house

by Robin Luthanen

PAINESVILLE – To rise above competition from other family activities, the Civil Air Patrol 252 NE Ohio Frank H. Kettlewood Squadron will conduct an open house from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, July 13 at Painesville Church of the Nazarene, 6235 Chestnut St.

Tour seven enchanting gardens

by Teresa Milanese

MADISON - View seven spellbinding gardens Sunday, June 23 on The Madison Garden Club’s aptly named ‘Garden Spells’ tour.

Mayor vetoes ordinance to purchase property

by Marian McMahon

MADISON VILLAGE – Council had voted 3-2 to pass an ordinance authorizing the mayor to execute a contract for the purchase of the 201 Water Tower Dr. building and property for a new village hall and police station at the May 20 council meeting.

Road levy failure pondered

by Marian McMahon

PERRY TOWNSHIP – Larry Reichard of Antioch Road in North Perry raised the topic of the failed road levy at the May 28 Board of Trustees meeting.

Fire station refinance saving a bundle

by Marian McMahon

MADISON TOWNSHIP – Board of Trustees Chair Ken Gauntner reported the Madison Fire Board had completed the refinancing for Fire Station No. 3 at the May 28 trustees meeting.