State Grant Propels Laketran’s Propane Agenda

While state funding for public transportation has been declining annually for almost two decades and the MCO sales tax cut for transit systems and counties statewide is now a reality, Laketran recently received good news announcing that it will receive $970,536 through the 2018 Ohio Department of Transportation’s Ohio Transit Preservation Partnership Program (OTP3). According to the ODOT … Read more

Laketran Marketing Campaign Wins Top National Honor from The American Public Transportation Association

Laketran was among the American Public Transportation Association (APTA) winners announced during the transit industry’s annual AdWheels Awards at the APTA Annual meeting earlier this month. The awards recognize APTA’s public transportation system and business members for their outstanding marketing and communications. Laketran’s “Adventures in Commuting” campaign that grew Park-n-Ride ridership 8 percent in 2016 won a Grand … Read more

DeJohn Pet Services is Hosting the Annual Blessing of Animals and Memorial Service 

DeJohn Pet Services is hosting its annual Blessing of Animals and Memorial Service on Saturday, October 14th at 2:00 p.m. at the DeJohn Pet Services on the campus of DeJohn-Flynn-Mylott Funeral Homes at 28890 Chardon Road in Willoughby Hills. Everyone in the community is welcome to attend. This outdoor, ecumenical service held on the DeJohn Funeral Homes campus is … Read more

First Church Congregational Sermons in October will Focus on “The Politics of Jesus” 

“The Politics of Jesus” is the October sermon topic within First Church Congregational, on the Square in Downtown Painesville. Rev. Tom Cofer explores Jesus Christ’s role in addressing political issues, not in a “partisan political” manner but in teaching his followers to cope with their political environments. The services are at 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m., … Read more

Lake-Geauga Habitat for Humanity Announces the Launch of Nickels for Nails in Celebration of World Habitat Day on October 2nd

World Habitat Day is the one day set aside annually to recognize the basic right of all humanity to adequate shelter, and to encourage grassroots action to advocate for universal decent housing. Nickels for Nails is a youth-led fundraising initiative that will mobilize youth to raise funds to build homes for sponsor families in Lake and Geauga Counties. The mission … Read more