Lorain News

Bistro 83 scores three Best of the West nominations

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

Bistro 83 has been nominated in three categories in the ninth annual Best of the West contest.

The restaurant has been nominated for Best Happy Hour; Best Patio for the second year in a row; and Best Bartender for friendly mixologist Jeffrey Gresko. Votes will be tallied and winners will be announced at a later date.

Bistro 83’s happy hour runs from 3 to 10 p.m. at …Read More

Join in the fun for good cause at annual Super Bowl event

Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

The 12th annual Rise Above It (RAI) Super Bowl Benefit takes place on Feb. 1, 5 p.m. to closing, at the Ironwood Cafe in Westlake.

Tickets, priced at $35 in advance and $40 at the door, include beer, wine and food, live entertainment and door prizes. The evening’s menu includes a chili and nacho station, “Hodge Podge” station, burgers, bratwurst and hot dogs, boneless chicken wings …Read More

Former Tops building not the right fit for outpatient clinic, VA says

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs chose not to pursue the former Tops supermarket location at Avon Lake Towne Center as a new location for its outpatient clinic, finding it too large for its needs and too far from the veterans it serves. Press photo – Bryan Wroten

Avon Lake

By Bryan Wroten

The former Tops supermarket at Avon Lake Towne Center will not be the temporary …Read More

City submitted proposal to relocate Lorain VA clinic to old Tops building

Wednesday, January 7th, 2015

The city has offered Avon Lake Towne Center as a possible temporary, or even permanent, location for a veterans outpatient clinic after the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has publicly stated its current location in Lorain is inadequate for the care of veterans.

Holiday events add to the joy of the season

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014

Lorain County

By Cynthia Schuster-Eakin

Holiday festivities are in full swing. Visit one or more of these featured community events to make your season even merrier.

Breakfast With Santa, Oberlin Inn, 7 N. Main St., Oberlin, 440-775-1111: Add to your Christmas memories by taking a photo with Santa and creating a holiday craft. The meal includes French toast, sausage and chocolate milk for $6.75 a person.

Burrell Christmas, Burrell …Read More