Plymouth Township ‘Meet Your Neighbor Day’ promotes a sense of community

by Gabriel McVey

PLYMOUTH TOWNSHIP – The annual community get-together in Plymouth Township known as Meet Your Neighbor Day held Saturday, Aug. 19, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. saw the Plymouth Fire Hall crowded with familiar faces and some new ones during an event designed to promote a sense of unity in the small community.

Families and children throng Lakeside for the 2017 Dragon Back-to-School Bash

by Gabriel McVey

SAYBROOK TOWNSHIP – Hundreds of children and their families packed the areas surrounding the Lakeside High School football field the evening of Tuesday, Aug. 15, for the second annual Dragon Back-to-School Bash, an event designed to help Ashtabula-area children get ready for the beginning of the academic year.

Pavilion progress

by Barbara J. Hamilton

JEFFERSON - The Veterans Pavilion at the Vietnam-era helicopter on Route 167 has had its green metal roof and back wall put in place this past week through the generosity of the Will Smith Construction Company of Jefferson.

Officials break ground on 534 sewer project

by Gabriel McVey

GENEVA AND HARPERSFIELD TOWNSHIP – Officials from the City of Geneva, Harpersfield Township and Ashtabula County broke ground on a long-awaited multimillion sewer expansion and improvement project along State Route 534 running from Northwest Ambulance District south to Old Orchard Drive on Tuesday, Aug. 15, at 2 p.m.

ACDL plans youth back-to-school activities

by Gabriel McVey

ASHTABULA AND GENEVA – The Ashtabula County District Library has a slate of activities planned for youth library visitors now that classes are back in session at Geneva and Ashtabula Area City Schools that will aid in studies and provide healthy entertainment for children after school.