Hospitals announce Lorain County trauma center

A trauma center will soon keep many victims injured in crashes and other emergencies right here in Lorain County.Mercy Health and the MetroHealth Syst...

October 10th, 2018 |  


New owners cut ribbon at Anytime Fitness

New owners cut ribbon at Anytime Fitness

Jonathan Delozier | Amherst News-TimesA ribbon cutting ceremony Saturday ushered in new ownership and a slew or renovations at Anytime Fitness, 7590 O...

September 24th, 2018 |  


Second life for Comet Corner

Second life for Comet Corner

Comet Corner has been revived three years after closing.The school spirit store, formerly operated by PTO volunteers at Amherst Steele High, shut down...

August 6th, 2018 |  



Restoration of Amherst’s old Central School is underway

Restoration of Amherst’s old Central School is underway

Peering through the dirty windows of the old Central School, you can understand the excitement in Michael Sprenger’s voice.It grew Aug. 1 as he ...

August 2nd, 2018 |  


Santa gets a makeover

Santa gets a makeover

Courtesy photoA local landmark, the Santa Claus statue at 1561 Cooper Foster Park Rd. has gotten a fresh coat of paint for the first time in years. Br...

July 27th, 2018 |  


Like Lainey opens on Church St.

Like Lainey opens on Church St.

A gorgeous old Remington typewriter catches the eye when you walk into Like Lainey Salvaged Decor, 215 Church St.It sits atop a refinished desk set, s...

July 25th, 2018 |  


Puffer’s Boutique to open downtown

Puffer’s Boutique to open downtown

The grand opening date for Puffer’s Boutique and Floral is a special one — it falls on Friday, Aug. 3.That would have been the late Bernad...

July 20th, 2018 |  


Just the facts: Meijer plans unveiled

Just the facts: Meijer plans unveiled

Construction of a new Meijer store is on track to start next near on Cooper Foster Park Road on the Lorain-Amherst border.Lorain officials granted pro...

July 12th, 2018 |  


The cost of filling up can be painful

Are you frustrated by gas prices?Drivers are spending $69 per month more to fill up now than they did last summer, AAA estimates.That’s because ...

June 19th, 2018 |  


AFD rating means insurance savings

An upgraded fire coverage rating is expected to spur “significant savings” on private insurance costs, according to Amherst fire chief Jim...

June 7th, 2018 |