Aloterra Packaging to close Ashtabula facility

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ASHTABULA TOWNSHIP - Aloterra Packaging LLC is closing its facility at 3325 Middle Road in Ashtabula Township and laying off 39 people, according to a Worker Adjustment Retraining Notification (WARN) Act letter from the Ohio Department of Job & Family Services’ Office of Workforce Development to employees.

Kids for Positive Change hold outreach event at Giant Eagle

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SAYBROOK TOWNSHIP - Kids for Positive Change students from Ashtabula Area City Schools, Erie Intermediate and St. John School joined forces on July 27-28 at Giant Eagle, in Ashtabula, to raise community awareness about single-use plastic bags harming animals and the environment.

Sept. 7-8 Plymouth: Log Cabin Days

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Log Cabin Days, a free frontier festival featuring 1810 Log Cabin tours, wood carving, metal working, copper-kettle cooking, music, homemade pies, bean soup, History of Frontier Ohio Museum exhibit, hiking trail, spring house, food and fun, will be held Sept. 7-8. Free parking, free entry, activities for children at the Blakeslee Log Cabin of the Ashtabula County Historical Society, Seven Hills Road at Route 11 exit. Held noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.