Students reveal their skills at Lorain County Art Show

Students reveal their skills at Lorain County Art Show

Photos by Valerie Urbanik | Civitas MediaNearly 130 art pieces were entered into the 32nd Annual Lorain County High School Art Exhibit this month. Ten...

November 6th, 2015 |  


Lorain County sheriff Phil Stammitti to seek reelection in 2016

Lorain County sheriff Phil Stammitti to seek reelection in 2016

The primary election may not be until March, but Lorain County sheriff Phil Stammitti has already filed to seek reelection.“I still love my job,...

November 3rd, 2015 |  


Amherst will pay special tribute to Korea veterans Nov. 11

Amherst will pay special tribute to Korea veterans Nov. 11

Amherst’s Fifth Annual Veteran’s Day ceremony will be held at 11 am. on Wednesday, Nov. 11 in the municipal parking lot on Park Avenue.The...

October 30th, 2015 updated: October 30th, 2015. |  


44 pumpkins entered in JVS design contest

44 pumpkins entered in JVS design contest

Forty-four classes competed Friday in the Lorain County JVS pumpkin design contest.Students Corrin Clark, Erica Pickett, Zach Caldwell, and Will Alexa...

October 30th, 2015 updated: October 31st, 2015. |  


Garrett confident she can defeat Jordan in 2016

Garrett confident she can defeat Jordan in 2016

Janet Garrett isn’t giving up on her dream of becoming a U.S. Congresswoman.For the second time, she has announced her intention to oust Congres...

October 30th, 2015 |  


Calling the kingdom’s doctors! Amherst Steele medical drill is a fairy tale

Calling the kingdom’s doctors! Amherst Steele medical drill is a fairy tale

It’s an excercise in emergency medicine worthy of a fairy tale — Disney princesses and a prince suffered multiple injuries Wednesday in a ...

October 29th, 2015 |  


Vacant South Amherst council seat needs filled

Village officials are accepting letters from residents to fill a vacant seat on South Amherst council.Councilman John Green stepped down July 1, leavi...

October 27th, 2015 updated: October 27th, 2015. |  


Speakers voice opinions against legalizing pot

Speakers voice opinions against legalizing pot

What’s the rush? Let’s wait.That was what Jim Joyner, founder and director of Joyner and Associates and an independent chemical dependency...

October 22nd, 2015 |  


Silver anniversary for Alzheimer’s caregivers support group

Twenty-five years ago, a group of Alzheimer’s caregivers started meeting at the Amherst Public Library.They’ve gathered faithfully on Wedn...

October 13th, 2015 |  


WEDDING: Swierz, Margevicius joined in marriage

WEDDING: Swierz, Margevicius joined in marriage

Rebecca Catherine Swierz of Amherst and Steven Joseph Margevicius of North Royalton were join in matrimony in a noon ceremony Aug. 22 at St. James Cat...

October 9th, 2015 |