April 20, 2014

Intermittent clouds

March Fitness Walks

 Are you tired of subzero temperatures and snow keeping you from getting fit? Come to the Lorain County Fitness Walks to enjoy the warmth of an indoor walking track, make a new friend and beat those winter blues! The Lorain County Fitness Walks i… Read More…

Enjoy the Taste of Eating Right!

 “Healthy Eating is part of the foundation for good health and disease prevention,” reminds Lorain County General Health District Health Commissioner David Covell, RS, MPH. Most of us want to “enjoy the taste of eating right&rd… Read More…

March Child and Adult Immunizations

The Lorain County General Health District (LCGHD) reminds all to stay healthy in 2014 by keeping shot records up to date and get vaccinated on time. Remember, it’s never too late to start or get back on schedule!
David Covell, RS, MPH, Health Co… Read More…

2014 I-X Amusement Park Giveaway


Register for your chance to win tickets to the 2014 I-X Amusement Park in a random drawing IX-Indoor Amusement Park

Drawing to be held: Wednesday, March 20th. Lorain County Printing and Publishing employees are not eligible to win. Must be 18 years old to enter and win. Read More…

Pier Fishing


With Winter bearing down on us extra hard this year, I thought I’d share the warmth of the sun and take you readers on a little vacation to some place warmer. Don’t worry, I’ll go back to writing about snow shoeing or frostbite soon enough!} To be honest, it’s all I can do to fight Read More…

100th Birthday – Hammons

Mary Magdelane Hammonds

Ruth E. Johns, Great-Great- Mary Magdelene Hammons celebrated her 100th birthday Friday, October 18, 2013! A celebration was held Saturday, October 19, 2013 at the Wesleyan Village, Elyria, where she currently resides. A lifelong Elyria resident, Mary attended Bethany Baptist Church in her earlier years, and always enjoyed cooking, baking, shopping, and reading her Bible. Read More…

5 Generations

Barbara Glass, Ruth E. Johns,
Jailen Lockett, Brooke Glass
& Margaret Frederick

Ruth E. Johns, Great-Great- Grandmother, 98 years, Margaret R. Frederick, Great-Grandmother, Barbara Glass, Grandmother Brooke Glass, Mother Jailen Lockett, Son

Birth – Simon

Rylie Ann Simon

A beautiful baby girl named Rylie Ann Simon was born Saturday, September 28th, 2013 at 5:38pm at St. John Medical Center, Westlake. She weighed 6 pounds 12 ounces and was 20 inches long. She was welcomed by her parents Kelly Long and Dustin Simon; her grandmother, Laurie Long; aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends. Welcome Read More…

Wedding – Hoover

Beth & Andrew Hoover

Beth Platte became the wife of Andrew Hoover, Saturday, August 3, 2013. Rev. Sean Hogan, C.S.Sp. officiated the after – noon ceremony at Duquesne University Chapel of the Holy Spirit. The wedding party included the bride’s sisters, Katie Swartzlander, Matron of Honor and Ellie Platte, Maid of Honor. Also attending the couple were Melanie Gluscic, Read More…

Wedding – Perez

Taylor & Derek Perez

Taylor (Lindsay) and Derek Perez chose the Key Largo Lighthouse in Florida for their Wedding and Reception Saturday, May 25, 2013. The bride’s uncle officiated the ceremony. Attending their sister were Cassidi Naugle as Matron of honor and Haleigh Lindsay as Maid of Honor; Heather Bray, Erin Jackson and Katy Barrales participated as Bridesmaids; and Read More…