Boys & Girls Clubs of Cleveland Awarded Grants

Boys & Girls Clubs of Cleveland Awarded Grants by Boys & Girls Clubs of America and Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Foundation. Grants provide $9,000 of funding for Triple Play healthy lifestyles program. Boys & Girls Clubs of Cleveland received two new grants to improve the health and well-being of Cleveland kids, thanks to … Read more

Laketran Earns Safety Award Among Transit Peers

Laketran is proud to be the 2016 recipient of Ohio Transit Risk Pool’s (OTRP) Division I Safe Operators Award Recognition (SOAR) award. OTRP is a not-for- profit public transit risk pool that serves ten regional transit authorities across the State of Ohio. The SOAR award was established in 2004 and is presented annually to the transit system … Read more

Laketran Receives Award for Historic Milestone of Twenty Consecutive Years of Clean Audits

Lake County taxpayers can take pride in Laketran’s continuous commitment to fiscal responsibility.  Laketran was presented the “Ohio Auditor of State Award with Distinction” on Monday, October 24, 2016 by Dave Yost, Auditor of State staff representative Rebecca Widowski-Armstrong.   It is the 20th consecutive year Laketran has received an unqualified opinion with no material citations, material weaknesses, significant … Read more

Laketran to Move to Alternative Fuel in Spring 2017

Propane will be fueling a savings for Laketran, the regional transit authority for Lake County, Ohio while it provides a more fuel efficient and eco-friendly Dial-a-Ride transportation. Laketran’s Board of Trustees awarded a contract to TESCO Bus Corporation of Oregon, Ohio for the purchase of 8 propane-fueled Dial-a-Ride buses that will arrive Spring 2017 with purchasing options … Read more

Great Lakes Mall to Host “Pink Out” Walker Event

Great Lakes Mall, Mentor’s family friendly shopping destination, will host a “Pink Out” Mall Walking Event, presented by Lake Health. Mall walkers are invited to wear pink in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Attendees will meet in the Main Concourse near Macy’s for complimentary health screenings by Lake Health professionals and a heart-healthy breakfast. … Read more

Literary Cleveland – Fiction Workshops with Laura Maylene Walter, Linda Robertson and Tricia Springstubb and More!

New! November Workshops Hone your fiction at our NaNoWriMo Workshop Series Thursday, November 10th, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm: Troubleshooting Fiction with Laura Walter at Appletree Books ($15.00/$12.00 for members and youth) Use this workshop to troubleshoot all your manuscript challenges. From navigating the plot to developing characters to just eking out your daily word … Read more