Sheriff looking for auxiliary recruits

The next training class for the Lorain County Sheriff’s Auxiliary will begin in January, sheriff Phil Stammitti has announced.Since 1957, the au...

October 18th, 2018 |  


Ohio 13th Senate District: Sweda vs. Manning

Ohio 13th Senate District: Sweda vs. Manning

Voters will decide Nov. 6 between Sharon Sweda and Nathan Manning in a race to fill Ohio’s Senate District 13 seat.The state district encompasse...

October 18th, 2018 |  


Ohio 56th House District: Miller vs. Weber

Ohio 56th House District: Miller vs. Weber

A two-year term is open in the state House of Representatives 56th District, where Dan Ramons (D-Lorain) will step down at the end of the year due to ...

October 17th, 2018 |  



Rugby standout nets college scholarship

Rugby standout nets college scholarship

The decade-old girls rugby program at Amherst Steele High is finding continued success on the field and opening doors to new opportunities for its ath...

October 17th, 2018 |  


A tiny library for everyone

A tiny library for everyone

Jonathan Delozier | Amherst News-TimesAmherst’s Brownies Troop 50661 cut the ribbon Oct. 8 on a new Little Free Library at Beaver Creek Reservat...

October 16th, 2018 |  


POLICE REPORTS

• Oct. 8 at 7:28 a.m.: Officers responded to an unruly child complaint on Sunrise Drive for a student who did not want to go to school and was c...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Crooners can audition for ‘Forever Plaid’

Auditions for “Forever Plaid” will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 20 and Sunday, Oct. 21 at the Workshop Players Theater, 44820 Middl...

October 15th, 2018 |  


ISSUE 35: Ambulance money requested by township

Taxes aren’t keeping up with the cost of emergency medical services in Amherst Township, and trustees there are asking voters to approve a 0.5-m...

October 15th, 2018 |  


FIRELANDS LEVY: Urgency felt as school costs mount

FIRELANDS LEVY: Urgency felt as school costs mount

“We’re living on a prayer here,” said Mike Von Gunten, who hopes that prayer will be answered by voters.The Firelands superintendent...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Students help build playground pit

Students help build playground pit

To some, the word “gaga” may evoke images of a famed female singer — but ask a lot of 10-year-olds and they’ll describe a deca...

October 12th, 2018 |