CONNEAUT – Ohio Highway Patrol temporarily closed Interstate 90's eastbound lanes after receiving word from Pennsylvania State Police to divert traffic after a 75-car pileup shut down traffic the afternoon of Dec. 8.
Interstate 90 eastbound temporarily closed at State Route 7 after 75-car pileup
Last Updated on Thursday, 08 December 2016 15:32
Whoville in the Harbor
ASHTABULA - Merchants on Bridge Street once again are planning a holiday open house - Whoville in the Harbor.
The annual holiday event on Bridge Street will be held for two days, Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 10-11.
Last Updated on Thursday, 08 December 2016 14:22
Greater Ashtabula Chamber moves ahead with ‘Uncork'd WineFest’
ASHTABULA – The Greater Ashtabula Chamber Foundation will be holding the summer wine festival at Lakeshore Park that formerly went by the Ashtabula Wine and Walleye Festival under a new name – Uncork'd WineFest – after Ashtabula City Council voted to disallow their continued use of the Wine and Walleye name on Nov. 21.
Last Updated on Thursday, 08 December 2016 09:11
Diesel fuel leak at EOC contained, cleanup in progress
At the Nov. 29 commissioners meeting, Administrator Jason Boyd
Kathryn Whittington sworn in as county commissioner
JEFFERSON – The commissioners' meeting room at Jefferson's Old Courthouse was packed Nov. 30 for Ashtabula County Commissioner-elect Kathryn Whittington's swearing-in ceremony at 6 p.m. as she was introduced by one of her best friends, Plymouth United Methodist Church Pastor Samara Jenkins, and sworn in by another, Ashtabula Municipal Court Judge Laura DiGiacomo – for whom Whittington had also acted as campaign manager.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 December 2016 15:41
Lakeside High library opens to students, creating ‘a Mecca of learning’
SAYBROOK TOWNSHIP – The Lakeside High School library opened to students Dec. 1 in partnership with the Ashtabula County District Library (ACDL) after being shuttered for years, owing to budget and resultant staffing cutbacks, and helping create for students what Secondary Campus Curriculum Principal Rocco Adduci called a “Mecca for learning.”
Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 December 2016 15:51
Ashtabula City Council votes down proposed marijuana regulations
ASHTABULA – Ashtabula City Council met Nov. 21 and voted down proposed regulations that would have barred medical marijuana dispensaries as well as cultivation and processing facilities within city limits.
Last Updated on Monday, 05 December 2016 10:01
Need for more foster parents is urgent
A resolution passed by the Lake County Board of Commissioners Oct. 27 stated, “… every child has the inherent right to grow up in a safe, permanent, loving family, and this experience lays the foundation
PV FFA gives back to the community through Toys for Tykes
ANDOVER – Pymatuning Valley FFA kicked off Toys for Tykes fundraiser on Thursday, Dec. 1, an annual event that offers people the chance to give back to the community. (From Dec. 2 edition of The News)
Last Updated on Monday, 05 December 2016 09:40