Commissioners share update, opinion and good news

by Marian McMahon

PAINESVILLE - Commissioner Dan Troy gave an update on the issue concerning the Medicaid Managed Care Organization (MCO) sales tax which was discontinued (by order of the federal government) at the Nov. 15 Board of Commissioners meeting.

Trespassing by ATV riders stopped

by Marian McMahon

MADISON TOWNSHIP - Police Chief Matt Byers reported he had followed up on the complaints about people riding ATVs in the Cashen and Dock roads area at the Nov. 14 trustees meeting.

Holiday tradition continues

by Marian McMahon

PAINESVILLE – Every year, the city hosts Spirit of the Season, an event which provides a few hours of special holiday enjoyment for the children. This year, the event will be from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2.

Lifeline seeking volunteers to assist with Income Tax Assistance Program

by Submitted

PAINESVILLE — Lifeline, Inc., Lake County’s Community Action Agency, is currently seeking volunteers to become certified tax preparers in order to assist low to moderate income households with tax preparation for the 2018 tax season. This program is offered in partnership with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) office in Cleveland.

Lake Kidz Biz plan holiday mixer

by Submitted

CONCORD TOWNSHIP - Lake Kidz Biz, an organization under the Lake County Chambers of Commerce, will hold its December monthly meeting from 8:15 to 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 6 at Quail Hollow Resort, 11080 Concord Hambden Rd. in Concord Township. Attendees are asked to enter the main lobby.

Exhibit space available for Home & Lifestyle Expo

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PAINSVILLE – As northeastern Ohioans get ready to button up their homes for another winter season, one local organization already has spring on its mind. Planning has begun for the fourth annual Home & Lifestyle Expo produced and organized by the Lake County Chambers of Commerce, which is comprised of the Eastern Lake County Chamber, Mentor Area Chamber of Commerce and Willoughby Western Lake County Chamber of Commerce.

Eastern Lake County Chamber names award winners

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PAINESVILLE - The Board of Directors of the Eastern Lake County Chamber of Commerce and its Selection Committee members have announced the winners and recipients of their annual awards.
The 2018 Citizen of the Year is Bill Horvath, posthumously.