LUTP to buy handicap swing set for wheelchairs

by Marian McMahon

MADISON TOWNSHIP – For nearly a decade, Madison Township Park, and others, have been the beneficiaries of proceeds from the Light Up The Park event held each Labor Day weekend.

Patio and more completed at Gage House

by Marian McMahon

PAINESVILLE – Fairport Rentals LLC owners Shannon Barnhill and her father Joe Crusse held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate completion of a new patio area and other improvements at the historic Gage House Sept. 26.

Council approves zoning code changes

by Marian McMahon

PAINESVILLE - Following a public hearing at the Sept. 16 council meeting during which no one spoke for or against it, Council passed an ordinance enacting Part Eleven-Planning and Zoning Code of the Painesville Code of 1998.

Septemberfest proves even more popular this year

by Marian McMahon

MADISON VILLAGE – Council Member Duane Frager, who serves as vice chairman and co-fiscal officer on the Madison Joint Recreation District Board, reported on the success of the fourth Septemberfest held Sept. 7 during the Sept. 16 council meeting.

Lake Erie College selected to compete for National Trust for Historic Preservation grant

by Submitted

PAINESVILLE - Through a partnership with the National Trust for Historic Preservation, the Downtown Painesville Organization, a Main Street Program, and Lake Erie College have been selected as one of the year’s 20 sites from across the country that will compete for a share of a $2 million grant where the top Main Streets will receive funds to preserve a community historic site.