Lorain County Blue Foundation News

Local effort will aid Florida hurricane victims

Thursday, September 21st, 2017

by MICHELE MURPHY

Lorain County Blue Foundation, a law enforcement nonprofit group, and Statement Limousine of Sheffield Village are helping an emergency management team in Florida to get sorely-needed basic necessities to victims of Hurricane Irma.

Avon police officer Chris Barton who has led Blue Foundation since its inception in 2012 said it was an easy, “Yes!” when Statement Limousine owner Carl Guenther contacted the group about …Read More

Police cook up chili and community support

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013

By Shane Rogers

Avon

Amherst Police Department took home the honors at the Lorain County Blue Foundation’s 3rd annual Pete Soto Chili Cook Off on Saturday with Cleveland Heights Police Department taking second and Avon Police Department taking third.

The competition was friendly but fierce as 12 agencies from Lorain County and two guest agencies playfully vied for the guests’ votes.

“Our (chili) is made out of turkey meat …Read More