Schools get millions in summer TLC

Schools get millions in summer TLC

Desks have been pushed to the side and ceiling tiles pulled down by workers in a $2.26 million effort to provide air conditioning throughout Amherst S...

June 22nd, 2018 |  


Foundation aims to quench ‘book desert’ thirst

Foundation aims to quench ‘book desert’ thirst

A dollar-for-dollar matching grant of up to $12,000 was announced June 20 to support the Lorain County Imagination Library.If fulfilled, Community Fou...

June 22nd, 2018 |  


How to prepare for a school shooting

How to prepare for a school shooting

School shooting fears weigh heavily on every parent’s mind, and Ohio officials issued new guidance June 20 on how educators and students can be ...

June 20th, 2018 |  



Where can I see fireworks?

Where can I see fireworks?

Celebrate the nation’s birthday by looking to the sky!Fireworks have a 2,000-year history, with their earliest incarnations dating to ancient Ch...

June 20th, 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 |  


Get help staying cool this summer

Low-income residents over 60 years of age — or those with medical conditions made worse by heat — can get help staying cool this summer.Be...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Pulling for number 150

Pulling for number 150

Courtesy photosThe Angels, Phillies, A’s, and Orioles tee-ball teams are among those paying homage to wounded Amherst police officer Eugene Ptac...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Group helps families grieving miscarriages

The Brittons know firsthand how devastating and lonely the experience of miscarriage can be.That’s why they founded Olie’s Footprints, a n...

June 18th, 2018 |  


POLICE REPORTS

• June 12 at 7:29 a.m.: Loose change and cigarettes were reported stolen from a vehicle on Washington Street.• June 13 at 10:13 p.m.: Poli...

June 18th, 2018 |  


MacKeigan looking for ‘Farce’ cast

Auditions for the Workshop Players production of “Farce of Habit” by Jesse Jones, Nicholas Hope, and Jamie Wooten will be held at 7 p.m. o...

June 18th, 2018 |