United Way of Lake County announces 2018 campaign chair

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Mentor – United Way of Lake County (UWLC) has appointed Morris Beverage III of Lighthouse Advisers as the 2018 Campaign Chair, to follow this year’s 2017 Campaign Chair Mark Sutherland of The Lubrizol Corporation.

Lake County Engineer’s Office promoting additional license fee

by Marian McMahon

LAKE COUNTY - Lake County Engineer Jim Gills and his staff are addressing local officials at council and trustees meetings about the $5 increase in the license plate tax his department will be asking the Lake County Board of Commissioners to approve.

Fairport gets new fire chief

by Marian McMahon

FAIRPORT HARBOR – Mayor Tim Manross introduced the new fire chief, Bob Lloyd, at the Feb. 6 council meeting.

City snow plowing is costly service

by Marian McMahon

PAINESVILLE – Public Service Director Brian Belfiore gave a special presentation on snow plowing procedures at the Feb. 5 council meeting.

‘Commendable’ spells success for Perry District Champ

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Perry - Perry Middle School seventh-grader, Lukas Rosipko, has claimed this year’s title as the Perry Local Schools District Spelling Bee Champion for 2018. Rosipko won the competition by correctly spelling words such as cattle, intersect, tonic, infraction, vegetation, dexterity, chimpanzee, and finally, commendable.

Girl Scouts prepare meal for Project Hope

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MADISON/PERRY - Girl Scouts Service Unit 770, including troops from Madison and Perry school districts, met on their day off on Jan. 15, Martin Luther King Day, to prepare a meal for the homeless shelter, Project Hope, in Painesville Township.