Archive for August 9th, 2017

Some protesters greet Columbus Columbus ships at stop in downtown Lorain

Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

WESTSHORE – Replicas of Christopher Columbus’ ships the Pinta and Nina made their way to Black River Landing in downtown Lorain last week, where families toured them over the weekend – but not without a little controversy.

On docking day last Wednesday, after sailing in from Ashtabula, the volunteer crew tidied the ships, spray-painting weathered pieces and cleaning the deck. They ate popsicles and …Read More

Club wants to hook kids on fishing at North Ridgeville Corn Festival

Wednesday, August 9th, 2017


Photo Courtesy The North Ridgeville Fishing Club The North Ridgeville Fishing Club is hoping for a large turnout for its fishing derby Saturday during the Corn Festival.


NORTH RIDGEVILLE – Members of the North Ridgeville Fishing Club love to swap stories of great catches, but what they love even more is teaching kids to fish.

The club will hold a fishing derby at South …Read More

Abbe Road Closure

Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

The Ohio Department of transportation has closed Abbe Road (500 feet north of Detroit Road) until Saturday, Nov. 4, to replace the bridge. The closed area is between Giant Eagle and the Sheetz Gas Station and Parkhurst Drive in Sheffield Village. No through traffic will be allowed. The detour route is: SR 254 (Detroit Road), East to SR 611 (Colorado Avenue), West to Rte. 301 …Read More

Sheffield Village 5K Run/1 Mile Walk set for Aug. 26

Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

By John Edwards

Sheffield Village’s annual 5K Run For the Arts and 1 mile walk will start at 9 a.m. Aug. 26 at Brookside High School, 1812 Harris Road, with the course ending at Lorain County Metro Parks’ French Creek Reservation Nature Center. Pre-registration is $20. Mail checks, made payable to Hermes Sports and Events to 2425 W. 11 Street Suite #2, Cleveland, Ohio 44113. …Read More

North Ridgeville Senior Center bus trip planned

Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

NORTH RIDGEVILLE – North Ridgeville Heart & Sole has teamed up with the North Ridgeville Senior Center and the Lorain County Metro Parks to provide a fun afternoon bus trip to visit our local North Ridgeville produce stands.  The bus will leave from the Senior Center, 7327 Avon Belden Rd, on Thursday, Aug. 24, at about 11:45 a.m. (right after the Senior …Read More