April 16, 2014

Elyria
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Holiday closings and meals

Area city, county, village and township offices will be closed or will close early Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.

Trash collection in Elyria and in communities served by Republic Services will not take place on Christmas Day or New Year’s Day and will be delayed a day for the rest of this week and next week.

Government office closures:

  • Amherst — closed today, Wednesday, Dec. 31, Jan. 1.
  • Avon — closed today, Wednesday, Jan 1.
  • Avon Lake — open until 4:30 p.m. today, closed Wednesday, open until 4:30 p.m. Dec. 31, closed Jan. 1.
  • Elyria — closed today, Wednesday, open 8 a.m. to noon. Dec. 31, closed Jan. 1.
  • Grafton — open today 8:30 a.m. to noon, closed Wednesday, open 8:30 a.m. to noon Dec. 31, closed Jan. 1.
  • LaGrange — open today 8:30 a.m. to noon, closed Wednesday, closed Jan. 1.
  • Lorain — closed today, Wednesday, Jan. 1.
  • Lorain County — closed today, Wednesday, Dec. 31, Jan. 1.
  • North Ridgeville — closed today, Wednesday, Jan. 1.
  • Oberlin — open 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. today, closed Wednesday, closed Jan. 1.
  • Vermilion — open 8 a.m. to noon today, closed Wednesday, closed Jan. 1.

Christmas dinner at St. Mary

St. Mary Parish will sponsor a free Christmas dinner noon to 3 p.m. Wednesday at St. Mary Parish Hall, 250 Third Street, Elyria. The meal is open to all. For more information, call the Parish Office at (440)323-5539.

Sharing Christmas dinner at St. Vincent de Paul

Orders are being accepted today and Christmas Day for this year’s free “Sharing Christmas” dinners noon to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at St. Vincent de Paul Church, 41295 North Ridge Road. Delivery also is available.

The day also includes a visit from Santa complete with presents for children.

Anyone wishing to have a meal delivered is asked to call (440) 324-5212, ext. 137, (440) 323-7089, and home-delivered meals may be ordered Christmas Day by calling (440) 324-4606.