April 30, 2016

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Nord Family Foundation awards more than $1.2 million in grants

AMHERST — The Board of Trustees of the Nord Family Foundation awarded grants of more than $1.2 million at its late October meeting. The foundation gives grants to organizations in areas including Lorain and Cuyahoga counties, Columbia, S.C., Denver and Boston. The Nord Family Foundation is a successor to the trust established by Walter G. Read More…

Time nearing for Rock-A-Bye Ball to benefit Blessing House

LORAIN — It’s time to dust off those cowboy boots and boot scoot boogie yourself down to the Rock-A-Bye Ball. The event includes music, dancing, entertainment and the chance to benefit Blessing House, a child crisis care center that provides a safe place for children to live when their family is going through a hardship. Read More…

Midview High School launches partnership with CSU

GRAFTON — Students at Midview High School will now have access to facilities and professors at Cleveland State University with a new partnership between the school and university. Midview is now a part of Cleveland State’s Fenn Academy, a consortium among Cleveland State’s Washkewicz College of Engineering, local school districts and industry partners that collaborate Read More…

Nun receives unexpected tribute for 30-plus years of service

LORAIN — Sister Carole Anne Griswold has devoted the better part of her life to helping those unable to help themselves. On Friday, she reflected on 30-plus years of service to the poor and under-served as well as the honor bestowed on her during retirement ceremonies in an outdoor enclosed courtyard at Mercy Regional Medical Read More…