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Lakeside baseball season in jeopardy

Jared Sziber returns as the head coach of the Lakeside Dragons baseball season for his second year. The Dragons were 8-12 a year ago. The Lakeside baseball team were just starting to go live before the delay was brought about by the COVID-19.

Buckeye Schools’ Chromebooks Facilitating At-Home Learning

ASHTABULA TOWNSHIP – Buckeye Local Schools’ 2016 decision to introduce Chromebooks district-wide, starting with Edgewood High School freshmen, has paid off big time now that the coronavirus health emergency has closed most schools nationwide.

The Ashtabula County Health Department to meet electronically on March 31

The Ashtabula County Health Department to meet electronically on March 31

The Ashtabula County Health Department will hold its annual Health District Advisory Council Meeting electronically on Tuesday, March 31, at 7 p.m. This meeting will be held electronically due to COVID 19 and the Governor’s Order.
The phone number to attend this electronic meeting is 1-646-749-3122. When asked, please use access code 734-700-661.

Pymatuning Valley senior looks back at mission trip with gratitude

ANDOVER – Despite the hardship the world is facing right now with the coronavirus pandemic, Pymatuning Valley senior Sara Tilton finds herself looking back on her mission trip to Tegucigalpa, Honduras, last summer with Eagleville Bible Church to remind herself of all the reasons she has to be thankful.(From March 27 edition).

Andover Public Library teaches a butterfly craft on Facebook Live

ANDOVER – Patrons and community members tuned in to Facebook Live at 1 p.m. Friday, March 20, as Andover Public Library Adult Programmer Sheila Privett instructed families how to make a simple butterfly craft using materials around the home. (From March 27 edition).

Andover Village Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation requests medical supplies

ANDOVER – Due to supplies being dangerously low in long-term facilities such as Andover Village Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation, health-care workers are requesting the public to consider donating any personal protective equipment (PPE) to their facility, located at 486 South Main Street in Andover. (From March 27 edition).

Mentor gas line rupture causes traffic problems

MENTOR - Hundreds of motorists we’re forced to detour around the intersection of Center Street and Tyler Boulevard March 11 after an excavation crew installing new street lights accidentally hit and ruptured an underground gas line, causing a major gas leak.

Perry Public Library seeks levy renewal

PERRY – The Perry Public Library is asking residents on March 17 to renew its 0.75-mill tax levy, originally passed in 2015, to support programs offered there.

Future of Willoughby-Eastlake schools is in passage of Issue 1

EASTLAKE – The future of the Willoughby-Eastlake Schools and its more than 8,000 students is on the line with Issue I on the March 17 ballot. The Willoughby-Eastlake School District serves students from Eastlake, Timberlake, Lakeline, Willoughby, Willoughby Hills, Willowick and part of Waite Hill.

Signature Health opening new men’s home in Mentor for those battling substance abuse

MENTOR - Cleveland-based Signature Health, a community health care agency providing primary medical care, mental health, and substance abuse services, is opening a new men’s residential home for those struggling with drug and alcohol addiction. Located at 7621 Mentor Ave., the C.H. Everett Clinic, named after founding Signature Health Board Member Chandler Everett, will help men aged 18 and over on their road to sobriety. The new home will officially be open to the public on Monday, April 6.

New Homecare Program offered for Lake County seniors through Council on Aging

MENTOR - Seniors living in Lake County who need assistance with personal care, bathing, meal prep, light housecleaning, laundry and other essential tasks now have a new option for assistance if they meet eligibility requirements. This nonmedical program, administered through the Lake County Council on Aging, currently has several openings available for seniors, ages 60 and over.

New Homecare Program offered for Lake County seniors through Council on Aging

MENTOR - Seniors living in Lake County who need assistance with personal care, bathing, meal prep, light housecleaning, laundry and other essential tasks now have a new option for assistance if they meet eligibility requirements. This nonmedical program, administered through the Lake County Council on Aging, currently has several openings available for seniors, ages 60 and over.

Teaming up to benefit families impacted by autism

WICKLIFFE – The Willoughby Rotary and Cleveland storyteller Dan Ruminski teamed up with the Deepwood Foundation and the Lake County Board of Developmental Disabilities / Deepwood on Jan. 26 for a fundraiser to benefit children and families who are impacted by autism.

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