Powerboat races have new date and parade

by Glen Miller

Mentor – The third annual powerboat races off Mentor Headlands Beach State Park are drawing more attention nationwide that the NBC Sports Network plans to broadcast the July 20-22 races on a delayed basis.

Mentor seeks more than $2 million in erosion fix funds

by Glen Miller

MENTOR – Mentor city administrators are looking for more than $2 million to stop lake erosion along a key portion of Mentor Nature Preserve near the mouth of the Mentor Lagoons. The need for the funds was among the topics discussed during a council work session held prior to its April 3 regular public meeting.

Diamond Centre widening dispute goes to court

by Glen Miller

MENTOR – For weeks a more than decade-old dispute between the City of Mentor and Shamrock Business Center Ltd. has threatened to erupt into an all-out-legal battle over the developer's efforts to back out of an agreement to pay for the widening of Diamond Centre Drive.

Port Authority appointment still not settled

by Marian McMahon

LAKE COUNTY – Although the Board of Commissioners finally took the resolution to appoint Walter R. Siegel to the Lake County Ohio Port and Economic Development Authority Board of Directors off the table, the measure failed for lack of a second at the March 29 meeting.

LCDU has already started a busy year

by Marian McMahon

LAKE COUNTY – The Lake County Department of Utilities is quite busy as County Sanitary Engineer Randy Rothlisberger reported at the March 29 Board of Commissioners meeting.

Trustees set new cemetery fees

by Marian McMahon

PERRY TOWNSHIP – The Board of Trustees discussed making changes to the cemetery fees, which are lower than most other communities, at the March 29 meeting.