Winterfest and Christmas Card Lane lighting ushered in the holidays for Willoughby Hills

by Gail Stuehr

Willoughby Hills – Santa and the holidays arrived in style at Willoughby Hills Winterfest and Christmas Card Lane lighting Dec. 3. More than 250 residents and guests of all ages gathered in the fire station for an evening of pizza, coffee and hot chocolate, cookies, games, music and more. Skipper, mascot of the Lake County Captains, was there greeting every one and even played a round or two of miniature golf.

Lakeland seeks nominations for Woman of Achievement Awards

by Submitted

KIRTLAND - Lakeland Community College announces the 26th annual Woman of Achievement Awards, to be held Sunday, March 25, at 2 p.m. in the Dr. Wayne L. Rodehorst Performing Arts Center on the main campus, 7700 Clocktower Drive, Kirtland. Nominations are being accepted through Jan. 29 for women in the community who demonstrate this year’s theme of “Reach, Lift, Soar.”

American Legion wants light for cemetery flag

by Glen Miller

Kirtland – Kirtland American Legion Post 609 is looking for patriotic people willing to help light up an American flag that flies over the graves of veterans interned in the city's South Cemetery.

YMCA’s 25th Dream House breaks hard ground in Mentor

by Glen Miller

Mentor – Even though near zero temperatures made groundbreaking for the Lake County YMCA's 25th Dream House as hard as rock, people who view it this summer are likely to warmly receive the 4,400 square-foot transitional colonial home.