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NOPEC customers to get temporary price break

MADISON VILLAGE – Administrator Dwayne Bailey advised Council at its March 5 meeting that Northeast Ohio Public Energy Council (NOPEC) customers would be getting lower rates for the next four billing cycles.

Two men killed in Thursday crash

RICHMOND TOWNSHIP - The Ashtabula Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a two-vehicle crash that resulted in two fatalities.

Conneaut's LEAF Week Won’t Be Back in 2018

Taking a cue from the Conneaut Foundation, the board of the Conneaut's ecumenical LEAF (Loving Equally All Families) project has decided to step back and take a furlough from its annual July work week.

BCI Drug Testing Backlog Affects Conneaut Law Enforcement

Conneaut Police Chief Michael Colby told Conneaut City Council on March 12 that a six- to seven-month wait for drug testing results from Ohio’s Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI) is affecting drug case prosecutions in the city.

ACCMS Festival Choir Invites Singers

The Ashtabula County Choral Music Society invites area singers to be part of the Festival Choir performing 7 p.m. Saturday, April 14, under the direction of Jared Jacobsen, organist, Director of Choirs and Coordinator of Worship at Chautauqua Institute in Chautauqua, N.Y.

Mark your calendars for Linesville State Fish Hatchery Open House

LINESVILLE- If you enjoy fishing as a sport you won’t want to miss the 2018 Linesville State Fish Hatchery Open House event scheduled for Saturday, April 7 from 11 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. (rain or shine) at their visitor’s center within 13300 Hartstown Road Linesville.(From March 23 edition).

Andover CC preps for their annual Heart to Heart ladies seminar

 ANDOVER – If you are looking for a chance to rejuvenate your soul among other ladies in your area, you won’t want to miss the 2018 annual Heart to Heart seminar scheduled for Saturday, April 14 between 8:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. at Andover Christian Church’s Family Life Center at 150 Stillman Avenue within Andover.(From March 23 edition).

Historic preservation eyed by Mentor Council

Mentor – The historic preservation of century-old buildings and homes throughout the city is being eyed by Mentor City Council, although how to best protect them remains to be resolved.

Two homes destroyed by fires within days of one another

MADISON – On Feb. 28 at 7:05 p.m. a two story home located in the 7300 block of South Ridge Road was fully engulfed in a fire. There were no occupants in the residence at the time of the fire. No fatalities were reported, however a family pet did perish in the fire.