Visconsi abandons purchase of Veterans Point in ‘win-win’ for developer, township

by Gabriel McVey

JEFFERSON – Veterans Point will remain a portion of Peleg Sweet Park and Ashtabula Township property after Cleveland-based developer Visconsi LLC decided the “emotional tie” was too important to Ashtabula Township residents for the firm to move ahead with its purchase for the construction of a new Sheetz location at the intersection of State and East Prospect Roads.

Geneva Board of Education moves toward income tax levy on November ballot

by Gabriel McVey

GENEVA – A Geneva Area City Schools Board of Education work session March 15 saw the board move closer to placing a levy on the ballot in November to offset a projected deficit in district finances based on a five-year forecast from the board treasurer presented in October, 2016.