Clean and Green logo winners announced

by Marian McMahon

LAKE COUNTY – Each year the county, in partnership with the Lake County OSU Extension Office, encourages county residents to clean up and beautify their communities during a six-week period. This year the Lake County Board of Commissioners proclaimed April 15 to May 31 as Clean and Green Lake County at their April 20 meeting.

Hospital system is in good health

by Marian McMahon

CONCORD TOWNSHIP – The Eastern Lake County Chamber of Commerce hosted its general membership luncheon meeting at TriPoint Medical Center April 27, featuring a State of the System Address by Cynthia Moore-Hardy, president and CEO of Lake Health.

Best Western motel owner suing City of Mentor

by Marian McMahon

PAINESVILLE – The owner of the Best Western motel in Mentor has filed a lawsuit to stop the City of Mentor from acquiring its front property that is needed to widen Mentor Avenue around the intersection of Center Street for turn lanes.

Mentor to eliminate Midland Road flooding

by Marian McMahon

MENTOR – City Council has approved spending $515,500 to prevent flooding along Midland Road by installing a new storm sewer along the street this spring and summer.