April 19, 2014


World Water Day

 Each year on March 22, World Water Day attracts international attention to the conservation and development of freshwater resources.

Water and energy are closely linked. Energy has different forms, and water is crucial to produce, trans… Read More…

Engagement – Vincent

Chrissy Vincent
& Chaz Burden

Robert and Cindy Vincent of Elyria are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Chrissy Vincent, to Chaz Burden, the son of Charlie Burden of LaGrange, and Pam Stewart of Grafton. Chrissy is a 2010 graduate of First Baptist Christian School in Elyria, and a 2012 graduate of Lorain County Joint Vocational School with a cosmetologist license from the state of Ohio. She is currently employed Read More…

Engagement – Smith – Darling

Jamie Smith
& Sean Darling

Randall and Jean Smith of Elyria, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Jamie, to Sean Darling, son of Charles and Tamila Darling of Sandusky, and Sheila and Jeffrey Strohm of Sandusky. The couple will exchange vows July 19, 2014, at St. Jude Church, in Elyria. Father Frank P. Kosem will officiate. Jamie is a 2005 Elyria High School graduate and a 2009 Ohio University Read More…

Graduation – Stump


U.S. Air Force Airman Michael J. Stump, Jr. graduated from Basic Military Training on Friday, February 7, 2014, at Joint Base San Antonio – Lackland, San Antonio,Texas. The Airman completed an intensive, eight week program that included training in Military Discipline and Studies, Air Force Core Values, Physical Fitness, and Basic Warfare Principles and Skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an Associate in Applied Read More…

Florida Everglades Wild Boar Hunt, Part Two of Two


Finally we come to the edge of a clearing, and the swampy palms give way to an immense pasture sprawling out hundreds of acres in front of us. We slow to a crawl as Bo says, “Ya see ‘er?” I squint out at a stand of palmettos a hundred yards ahead. “See what?” I say, Read More…

Community Forum: Drug Addiction Issues

The City of Oberlin and Communities That Care of Lorain County Announcement
AT 6:30 PM.

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Health & Enrollment Fair!

 The Coalition for the Uninsured of Lorain County invites you to attend a Health and Enrollment Fair! There will be Affordable Care Act & Medicaid Expansion Enrollment & Education and Ohio Medicarid Enrollment & Expansion 
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2013 Annual Report

The 2013 Lorain County General Health District Annual Report is now online! Find out how your local health department is partnering to make change… for the health of us all! For more information and services continue to follow www.loraincountyhealth.com , “like” us on Facebook, and follow us on Twitter.





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Florida Everglades Wild Boar Hunt, Part One of Two


It’s hot. Neil Simon would say, “Tarzan couldn’t take this kind of heat!” but all I get from the locals are “You’re crazy!” stares as they are wearing winter jackets and it is, in fact, mid-February. With the help of a step ladder I climb into the swamp buggy, a custom made open air cousin Read More…

Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) Card Training for Farmers!

 If you are a farmer’s market or direct marketing farmer who is interested in accepting Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits here is your opportunity to learn more!
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