Archive for April 24th, 2016

Assist Avon Lake to host community drug abuse forum

Sunday, April 24th, 2016

Avon Lake

By Nicole Hennessy

At a recent mayors’ luncheon Mayor Greg Zilka commented on the ongoing heroin and opioid epidemic. He said that even if overdose rates decline during a given time period, those statistics can be misleading, as addicts now have better access to Narcan, an antidote that can stop an overdose.

This is not the first time Zilka has spoken about the issue of drug …Read More

Cell tower company works out deal for spot at city ballpark

Sunday, April 24th, 2016

North Ridgeville

By Michael Fitzpatrick

City Council approved an ordinance on April 4 paving the way for construction of a 150-foot cellphone tower to be located at the Shady Drive athletic complex.

The ordinance’s passage allows Mayor Dave Gillock to lease land located at the sports complex to TowerCo, a Cary, N.C.-based company that builds cellphone towers. For a period of five years and for a payment of …Read More