Archive for January 12th, 2017

Local police and fire mutual aid efforts, communication enhanced through state grant

Thursday, January 12th, 2017

Sheffield Lake/Avon/Avon Lake

By Michele Murphy

Police chiefs in Sheffield Lake, Avon and Avon Lake decided early last year to join forces to address what had been a stubborn issue with communications systems that did not interface well, or, put another way, didn’t “talk” to each other.

That posed another problem. They needed someone to help write a grant to the Ohio Development Service Agency for funding under …Read More

Manning reflects on her time in Ohio Senate during breakfast chat with seniors

Thursday, January 12th, 2017

North Ridgeville

By Michael Fitzpatrick

Ohio Sen. Gayle Manning (R-North Ridgeville) warned the state could be headed into a recession and explained why she voted for the legalization of medical marijuana during a talk she gave last week at the North Ridgeville Senior Center.

Manning, a retired school teacher who represents the 13th district, was the featured speaker at the Jan. 7 men’s breakfast program.

Manning, who was voted …Read More