Entertainment Category

Lorain County comes together in ‘Little Mermaid’ cast

Thursday, July 6th, 2017

Avon Lake residents – Jim Golden, Olivia Modarelli, Ella Modarelli, Katie Saltis and Abby Golden. (Photos, LCMT)



AVON/AVON LAKE – Lorain Community Music Theater (LCMT) is celebrating its 40th anniversary year with a production of Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” July 14, 15, 21 and 22 at 7:30 p.m. and July 16 and 23 at 2 p.m.

Performances will all take place at the Lorain Performing Arts Center, which …Read More

North Ridgeville Chamber of Commerce golf outing registration now open

Thursday, June 29th, 2017

The 41st Annual North Ridgeville Chamber of Commerce Golf Outing sponsored by First Federal Lakewood will be held on Thursday, July 20, at Sweetbriar Golf Club, 750 Jaycox Road, Avon Lake.  The event starts at 10 a.m.  Price is $115 per person and includes a continental breakfast, boxed lunch and a steak dinner catered by Sweetbriar’s Legacy Club Restaurant in addition to 18 holes of golf.

The event includes prizes …Read More

From Avon Lake to a stage with John Mayer, musician keeps Ohio close to her heart

Wednesday, June 28th, 2017

By Nicole Hennessy

“There’s music everywhere (in Nashville). … Every single person is a musician: your Uber driver, your waitress, everyone,” said Callie Sullivan, only a few weeks settled into her new home.

(L-R) John Mayer and Callie Sullivan discussing her song, “The Sinner,” for a recent master class. (Photo,  Kelly Davidson)

The Avon Lake native – an alternative pop singer/songwriter with unshakable 1980s rock roots – graduated from Boston’s …Read More

Aspiring filmmaker, Lake Ridge Academy freshman, shares film camp journal

Wednesday, June 28th, 2017

Kevin Ostrica is a budding filmmaker.

Editor’s Note: Aspiring filmmaker Kevin Ostrica, 14, a North Ridgeville Lake Ridge Academy freshman and Avon Lake resident, this summer signed up for film camp at Capital University, located in Columbus. Previously, he attended a now-discontinued film camp at Oberlin College. As an aspiring producer and director, he agreed to share his summer experience for others who might be interested …Read More

Even in war, he found something to laugh about

Wednesday, June 28th, 2017

U.S. Navy and Vietnam War veteran Robert Young accepts a proclamation and service pin from Jennifer Bernard, director of Sheffield Village’s VA clinic. Seated next to Young is his wife, Peggy. (Press photo, Michele Murphy)

By Michele Murphy

Sheffield Village – Robert Young and his wife, Peggy, sat beneath a canopy where they could enjoy lunch without having to deal with the heat of a midday …Read More