Archive for April 15th, 2017

Railroad Brewing Company offers casual Lorain County vibe in Avon

Saturday, April 15th, 2017

By Nicole Hennessy

Every detail of the new Railroad Brewing Company is thoughtfully crafted, including the one-of-a-kind railroad spike beer taps. Press photo- Nicole Hennessy

A railroad sign hangs at the end of the bar, the footrests for which are made of old railroad tracks.  Press photo-Nicole Hennessy


Sun shining in the open garage door reveals a thin layer of malt covering every surface in Railroad Brewing …Read More

Fish are now for keeps at Walker Road Park

Saturday, April 15th, 2017

Avon Lake

By Nicole Hennessy

A few hundred rainbow trout are set to be stocked at Walker Road Park tomorrow, a task being carried out by the Ohio Division of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife (DOW).

The pond will no longer be catch-and-release only. In accordance with state regulations, keeping what you catch will now be permitted, with restrictions.

Avon Lake Resident Dale George says he’s been fishing …Read More

Veteran sign-ups continue to surge at Sheffield Village VA Clinic

Saturday, April 15th, 2017

Sheffield Village

by Michele Murphy

In just over nine months, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Lorain Community-based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC), located in Sheffield Village, enrolled 475 area veterans for services for the first time. Connie Duensing, medical administrative officer, attributes a percentage of the growth to increased visibility resulting from the move to Sheffield Village from Lorain last summer.

She says being on a public transportation …Read More