100 YEARS: Great Train Wreck anniversary planned

100 YEARS: Great Train Wreck anniversary planned

A service to commemorate the souls lost 100 years ago in the Great Amherst Train Wreck of 1916 will be held March 29.As the date nears, a recently-sur...

March 17th, 2016 updated: March 17th, 2016. |  


Three advance to state management competition

Three advance to state management competition

Three Lorain County JVS students placed in the recent District 8 DECA competitions at the Tri-C East Campus in Cleveland.Marketing management students...

March 17th, 2016 |  


We chat with ‘Ed Money,’ the podcast king of Amherst

We chat with ‘Ed Money,’ the podcast king of Amherst

Ed Urban has a way with words, so it’s no surprise his basement is filled with microphones.It’s where his buddies gather each week to thro...

March 2nd, 2016 |  


LET’S ROLL: Time on the job with two LifeCare paramedics

LET’S ROLL: Time on the job with two LifeCare paramedics

I’ve been on the job less than 30 seconds and already the siren is blaring.It’s no ordinary day. Today I’m buckled into the third se...

February 26th, 2016 |  


Examining hate crimes in ‘Laramie’

Examining hate crimes in ‘Laramie’

Photos by Randy Meyers | Amherst News-TimesExamining one of the pressing social issues of our time, the Workshop Players recently staged a production ...

February 10th, 2016 updated: February 10th, 2016. |  


CELEBRATING 50 YEARS: Kathy and Ted Litkovitz

CELEBRATING 50 YEARS: Kathy and Ted Litkovitz

Kathy (nee Reising) and Ted Litkovitz of Amherst celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday, Feb. 5, 2016.They met at the Turnpike Lanes Bowl...

February 8th, 2016 |  


ENGAGEMENT: Samantha Wadge and Nathan Rohner

ENGAGEMENT: Samantha Wadge and Nathan Rohner

Roland and Lisa Wadge of Amherst have announced the engagement of their daughter, Samantha Wadge, to Nathan Rohner, son of John and Margarite Rohner o...

January 27th, 2016 |  


Auditions for Workshop’s ‘The Game’s Afoot’ begin Jan. 31

Auditions for “The Game’s Afoot or Holmes for the Holidays” will be held at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 31 and Monday, Feb. 1 at the Work...

January 18th, 2016 |  


YMCA offers diabetes prevention program for our readers in Lorain County

Eighty-six million Americans have prediabetes and only nine million are aware of it, says the YMCA. Are you one of these people?If so, the YMCA is off...

January 14th, 2016 |  


ENGAGEMENT: Alexis Stuckart and Kyle Yoder

ENGAGEMENT: Alexis Stuckart and Kyle Yoder

Alexis Marie Stuckart and Kyle Dean Yoder of Beachwood have announced their intention to wed in a ceremony on Sept. 10, 2016, at Tom’s Country P...

December 29th, 2015 updated: December 29th, 2015. |