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Lorain County Office on Aging News

LCOOA RSVP Cookie Sale The annual Lorain County Office on Aging / RSVP  holiday cookie sale will be on Friday December 6 at the Lorain County Administration building, 226 Middle Ave in Elyria and at the Lorain County Justice Center Building, 225 Court Street in Elyria. The sale starts at 8:00 am, we hope to see you there! NOTE: We ... Read More »

Educational Service Center of Lorain County Hosts Holiday Gift Drive

Please help make the holiday special for others in Lorain County. The Educational Service Center of Lorain County and the Elyria Township Fire Department are sponsoring a gift drive for the Boys & Girls Club of Lorain County. Please drop off unwrapped gifts for children aged 6 – 18. Gift cards are a great option for older children. The gifts ... Read More »

Avon’s Tree Lighting Festival is Dec. 7

The holidays are fast approaching and the city-wide Avon Tree Lighting Festival to kick the season off will be on Saturday, December 7th. Click here for more information. Click here to view the 2018 Avon Tree Lighting Photos. Please follow and like us: Read More »

Avon East Celebrates World Kindness Day

The Avon East Elementary School staff came together for World Kindness Day earlier this week. #WorldKindnessDay Please follow and like us: Read More »

Avon Lake Mayor Greg Zilka Thanks Constituents

“Thank you for re-electing me Mayor of Avon Lake. “I am honored to have been chosen to serve another term as your Mayor. I’m grateful and humbled by the support I’ve received the past eight years, and I pledge to continue to nurture a positive working relationship with City Council, the Avon Lake City Schools, and the Avon Lake Public ... Read More »

Prince of Peace Lutheran Church Collecting Boots and Socks for Christmas

Prince of Peace Lutheran Church is accepting donations of socks and new or gently used water resistant boots of all sizes to benefit the men served at the 2100 E. Lakeside Homeless Men’s Shelter. This is in partnership with Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry. We will be collecting socks and boots December 1 -22, 2019. Please drop your socks and/or boots off ... Read More »

Knickerbocker Senior Center Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon Celebrates on New Dishes

The Knickerbocker Senior Center volunteers were recently treated to a lasagna luncheon in appreciation for all of their hard work over the last year. Volunteers give their time and energy to such projects as Knitting for Cancer, serving lunches in the building, helping St. Raphael students with their service hours and all the holiday decorating that goes on in the ... Read More »

Lorain County Clerk of Court Tom Orlando Collecting Toys for Fifth Annual “Marines Toys for Tots” Drive

Join Tom Orlando, the Lorain County Clerk of Court, and his staff in supporting their fifth Annual “Marines Toys for Tots” toy drive at all of the Clerk of Courts locations throughout the county. There is a “Toys for Tots” donation box in rooms 105, 106, and 108 of the Clerk of Courts Legal Division departments located on the first ... Read More »

Celebrate the Holiday Season with Music!

Award-winning Lake Ridge Legacy Chorus of Sweet Adelines International and Harmony Inc are back with their 2nd annual Christmas Show. Sounds of the Season will get you into the spirit at The Lorain Palace Theater Sunday, December 1, 2019. The show starts at 3 p.m. Special Musical Guests: Debra Rose, Vocalist/Storyteller, NEOUKE– Northeast Ohio Ukulele Group, and of course, Santa Claus! ... Read More »

YMCA of Greater Cleveland Appoints Eric Stinehelfer as Branch Executive of the French Creek (Avon) Family YMCA

The YMCA of Greater Cleveland has appointed Eric Stinehelfer as Branch Executive Director of its French Creek Family YMCA in Avon. Stinehelfer has an extensive career in the YMCA working in Ys in Bucyrus and Fostoria, Ohio, where he served as the CEO of the Geary Family YMCA for 12 years. He has held leadership roles at Ys in St. Louis, MS, ... Read More »