October 2, 2014

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Eat Well this Fall: Must Try Recipes!

The leaves are changing and there is a crispness in the air– it’s definitely feeling like fall! Grab a sweatshirt and head to your local store or farmer’s market, where you will find some of the season’s best produce. The yummy rec… Read More…

Think Pink for Prevention: Breast Cancer Awareness

In observation of breast cancer awareness month, this October we challenge you to think pink for prevention! With a mix of a healthy diet, an ideal body weight, and keeping active, you can help reduce your risk for breast cancer. Click below for other… Read More…

Outdoor Preparedness

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I had a friend over at my house a few years back, and he needed to borrow something I kept in my basement. Well, either he was a good enough friend that I trusted him not t0 judge me for the messy state of my basement, or he was a superficial enough friend that I Read More…

Expanding Participants! Apply Now for the Zero-Proof Mix-Off

Lorain County businesses and agencies are encouraged to apply now to participate in the 13th Annual Zero-Proof Mix-Off, December 4, 2014, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Lorain County Community College. In 2013, more than 600 Lorain County residents pa… Read More…

Falls Among Older Adults Common in Ohio

Growing older doesn’t have to mean that falls are in your future. In fact, falling is not a normal part of aging and can be prevented. An older Ohioan falls every two minutes, according to the Ohio Injury Prevention Coalition. Falls can increase… Read More…

Mourning Dove Morning

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We’re camouflaged as best we can be in this weather. But at the beginning of September the early mornings are still warm and by nine o’clock we’ll be stripped to short sleeves and baseball caps, so it’s especially important for us to stay still and hidden. We line the fence rows of a freshly cut Read More…

September 2014 Flu Clinics

A flu shot can reduce your risk of getting sick this season. To protect both you and your loved ones, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends a flu vaccine as the best way to prevent illness. According to the CDC, all peop… Read More…

At The Gunshow

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Fall marks the beginning of Gun Show Season, which is kind of like Christmas for outdoorsmen. Dad woke me one morning before daylight with words any boy would relish, “Do you want to go to the gun show with me?” Are you kidding? Do I want to drive a fire truck? Do I want to Read More…

Be a Leader in Wellness!

 Do you want to be a leader in Wellness? Then come join us at the Lorain County Wellness Leadership Network Breakfast Meeting for Worksite, Community and Faith-based Leaders Zero to Hero….Combating Stress! Featuring resources for financial… Read More…

Engagement – Vopat – Butts

Best wishes Jennifer Vopat and Joel Butts on their engagement! Jennifer is the daughter of the late Connie Vopat and the late John Vopat, both of Elyria. She is a graduate of Elyria High School and the College of Mount Saint Joseph in Cincinnati, Ohio. Jennifer works as a client tech analyst at ADP Dealer Read More…