Dine for the Lake County YMCA

10% of cost of meals donated to the Lake County YMCA from Monday, February 26th – Saturday, March 3rd What: Support the Lake County YMCA while dining out at Flavors Around the Square, Madison Family Restaurant and Mentor Family Restaurant from Monday, February 26th – Saturday, March 3rd. Each of the restaurants are giving back to … Read more

First Church Congregational Lenten Series

Each year during Lent, First Church, Congregational in Downtown Painesville has special Lent programs and studies on Wednesday evenings. A full eight-week schedule follows. All sessions take place at 7:00 p.m. at the church. “Lent is traditionally a time where we engage in more reflection and discernment regarding our faith. All are invited to join us as we … Read more

The Lake County YMCA Collaborates with the Greater Cleveland YMCA for Healthy Kids Day 2018

Children and their families are invited to join the Lake County YMCA, YMCA of Greater Cleveland, Lake County Captains, and other community organizations for Healthy Kids Day on Saturday, March 3rd from 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. at Quicken Loans Arena in downtown Cleveland. Family activities are free, however pre-registration is required online at Greater Cleveland YMCA. … Read more

Join Lake-Geauga Habitat for Humanity for a Rockin’ Evening and “Framing The Future” Fundraiser on Saturday, April 7

Save the Date for Lake-Geauga Habitat For Humanity’s “Framing the Future” Fundraiser! Help make it a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Saturday, April 7th 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. LaMalfa 5783 Heisley Road, Mentor, Ohio 44060 Complimentary Valet Parking Available Music by Monica Robins and the Whiskey Kings Tickets $90 ($38 Tax … Read more

Falkowski and Miller Continue to Move Laketran Forward

At the January 22nd meeting, the Laketran Board of Trustees unanimously re-elected Brian Falkowski, of Concord, as Board President to a fourth, one-year term and Paul E. Miller, of Mentor, as Vice President for a third, one-year term for 2018. President Falkowski has been a Laketran Trustee since June 2011 and Vice President Miller has served on the Laketran … Read more

Laketran Expands Alternative Fueled Fleet to Improve Efficiency

As Dial-a-Ride ridership continues to grow alongside Lake County’s aging population, Laketran is aggressively trying to find ways to make the service more efficient. One of those strategies is transitioning the 85 bus Dial-a-Ride fleet from diesel fuel to propane. General Manager Ben Capelle explained, “There’s some expenses we can’t cut. You can’t cut labor cost without cutting … Read more