November 27, 2014

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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…

Early Goose Season 2014

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So, did you hear them Monday morning? By dawn’s early light they were out there with the sounds of distant WHUMP, WHUMP-WHUMP! That’s right, it’s “early” goose season! Every year the Division of wildlife sets aside a couple of weeks at the end of summer as a special season for hunters to work on the Read More…

2014 LCGHD Flu Clinics

The Lorain County General Health District is holding Flu Clinics during September and October. There are no out-of-pocket costs, get your flu shot! We accept most private insurances, Medicare, and Medicaid. No one will be turned away due to an inabili… Read More…

Office Closed Friday 9/5: 8am-1pm for Staff Training

The Lorain County General Health District will be closed, Friday, September 5, 2014  from 8am-1pm for Staff Training.  Read More…