Students get Manufacturing Day tour at EMC

Students get Manufacturing Day tour at EMC

A tour of EMC Precision in Elyria gave Lorain County JVS juniors some valuable insight Oct. 6 on Manufacturing Day.Students from the computerized desi...

October 9th, 2017 |  


Aldi to close for six-week remodel

Aldi is closing its Amherst location for a six-week remodel, part of the chain’s $1.6 billion plan to update some 1,300 stores nationwide.The di...

September 28th, 2017 |  


Amherst IGA closes its doors

Amherst IGA closes its doors

Update: We’ve removed incorrect information provided by the Lorain County auditor’s GIS property records system.After closing Monday night...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Amherst IGA closes its doors

Amherst IGA closes its doors

After closing Monday night for inventory, Amherst IGA did not reopen. The Milan Avenue grocery store officially locked its doors for good on Thursday....

September 15th, 2017 |  


Canadian firm, powerful Ohio family eye medical pot site nearby

Canadian firm, powerful Ohio family eye medical pot site nearby

A medical marijuana growing operation could be coming to Amherst Township.A company called Aphria runs a large cultivation greenhouse in Leamington, O...

August 18th, 2017 |  


AmBari to open huge headquarters, rec facility

AmBari to open huge headquarters, rec facility

AmBari Nutrition has grown out of its three Avon Lake warehouses and will build a 16,000-square-foot headquarters in Amherst Township.Ross Builders of...

July 7th, 2017 |  


Craving real Mexican food, not Tex-Mex? 3 Amigos to open this summer

Craving real Mexican food, not Tex-Mex? 3 Amigos to open this summer

Burritos, chimichangas, and margaritas aren’t real Mexican fare.“When people come here, they think they’re eating Mexican food. I fe...

July 6th, 2017 |  


Down 6,195 jobs in Lorain County

Down 6,195 jobs in Lorain County

In job growth, Lorain County is significantly under-performing the state and the nation.It lost 6,195 jobs from 2001 to 2016, according to a Lorain Co...

June 26th, 2017 |  


Cork Tree ribbon cut

Cork Tree ribbon cut

Photos by Jason Hawk | Amherst News-TimesA ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Saturday at Cork Tree Tavern, the upscale wine bar that serves as a compan...

June 26th, 2017 updated: June 26th, 2017. |  


Commissioners approve downtown Amherst grants

Four grants totaling $15,623 have been awarded to downtown Amherst building owners to help spruce up the city’s historic district.The Lorain Cou...

May 18th, 2017 |