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Proposed resolution is disputed

LAKE COUNTY – During the new business portion of the Board of Commissioners’ Feb. 1 meeting, Commissioner Dan Troy proposed a resolution urging FirstEnergy Corporation to continue the operation of the Perry Nuclear Power Plant through the investigation and implementation of all possible options.

Nominations sought for Lake County Senior Citizens Hall of Fame

MENTOR - The Lake County Council on Aging is seeking nominations for the 24th Annual Lake County Senior Citizens’ Hall of Fame. Established in 1994, the Hall of Fame is a tribute to seniors who have generously given their time and energy to improve the quality of life in their communities or the county at large. Their contributions can be from their professional lives, or through volunteer work.

Second POP UP Painesville coming

PAINESVILLE – The second POP UP Painesville is going to be Thursday, March 8. This time the event will be at Branches of Wellness on Painesville Square for a lunch time break learning about yoga and fitness.
Join Erin Hill for a 10 a.m. yoga class with live music from John Welton and Lyndsey Stropkey.

Downtown Painesville Organization recertified

Columbus –Heritage Ohio is proud to announce the 2017 certification of the Downtown Painesville Organization as a National Main Street Community. Downtown Painesville Organization became a member of the Main Street program in 2009, and since then continues to revitalize the historic downtown district.

Former mayor, businesses honored by WWLCCC

EASTLAKE – Josipa (Josie) Milisic started making wine in the garage years ago. Recently, she and her husband Bruno decided to open their own winery and restaurant at 38932 Euclid Ave. in Wickliffe. In a building renovated by Bruno, a private contractor, Casa Di Vino made its debut on July 21, 2017, “bringing more beauty and business to Wickliffe.”

Tailor has a passion for sewing

MADISON – Linda Shupp, a professional tailor, came to Cardinal Woods Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center three years ago to rehab from an injury.

‘Commendable’ spells success for Perry District Champ

Perry - Perry Middle School seventh-grader, Lukas Rosipko, has claimed this year’s title as the Perry Local Schools District Spelling Bee Champion for 2018. Rosipko won the competition by correctly spelling words such as cattle, intersect, tonic, infraction, vegetation, dexterity, chimpanzee, and finally, commendable.

Outstanding Citizen of the Year for 2018 awarded posthumously by chamber

MENTOR – William (Bill) Horvath played an important part in Lake County for many years until his death in 2016. The Eastern Lake County Chamber of Commerce honored him by naming him, posthumously, the Outstanding Citizen of the Year for 2018. The award was one of three awards given at the annual awards banquet, held Jan. 26 at LaMalfa.

Girl Scouts prepare meal for Project Hope

MADISON/PERRY - Girl Scouts Service Unit 770, including troops from Madison and Perry school districts, met on their day off on Jan. 15, Martin Luther King Day, to prepare a meal for the homeless shelter, Project Hope, in Painesville Township.