Virtual summit for area nonprofits to address common challenges Jan. 19-22

Lakeland Community College will host the fourth annual Lake-Geauga Nonprofit Summit Tuesday, Jan. 19, through Friday, Jan. 22, from 1-3:30 p.m. each day utilizing a virtual platform. Topics include fundraising, planning and marketing will be discussed in sessions throughout the week. There will be two, fifty-minute sessions each day and will conclude with 30-minutes of … Read more

Enter Laketran’s Design a Bus Wrap Art Contest

Laketran’s Design a Bus Wrap art contest is open for entry submittals. High or college school students from Lake County are encouraged to submit original artwork with a positive Lake County message. Participants are encouraged to use the contest’s “Lake County Pride” theme using their artwork to promote public transit or one or more features of … Read more

8 Reasons Coding for Kids is Not Just Another Fad

Is Coding a Fad? In short, no. Coding is a field that is growing and changing quickly; there is a world of opportunity for young students looking to get involved in the tech world. Opponents to this position might argue that today’s popular languages, like Python, won’t be used ten or fifteen years down the … Read more

Win a Zoom Call with Santa! Enter by December 5!

Moe’s Southwest Grill is Running a Contest to Connect with Santa MENTOR, OH (November 25, 2020):  With Christmas fast approaching and so much to get done on the holiday list, one item you may be hesitant to check off this year is the traditional visit with Santa.  Always a magical time in the eyes of … Read more

How to Encourage STEM in Early Education

What is STEM? Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) are largely used to influence innovative solutions to our world’s problems. Day-to-day decisions are increasingly being driven by data, with 90% of the world’s data generated just in the last two years. The proliferation of global access to mobile technology, the internet, and other innovations indicates … Read more

Glow Features an Outdoor Celebration of Lights, Trees and Festive Holiday Experiences – November 21 to January 3

Popular holiday tradition will provide a safe and enjoyable experience for all (CLEVELAND) November 5, 2020 – Glow at the Cleveland Botanical Garden will delight the senses and transport visitors into a safe holiday wonderland outside and in, all season-long beginning on Saturday, November 21 through Sunday, January 3, 2021. “This year, the botanical garden is embracing the … Read more

Stockings for Soldiers Call for Donations thru November 23 

Willoughby Hills, OH (November 10, 2020) ­– DeJohn Funeral Homes and Crematory is coordinating its annual Stockings for Soldiers program now through Monday, November 23 to send a taste of home for the holidays to US troops overseas, their families and local veterans. The DeJohn family supplies the red and white stockings free of charge … Read more

Laketran highlights safety initiatives through Ride Easy Ohio campaign

Lake County, OH – In an effort to highlight safety initiatives as COVID-19 cases continue to escalate, Laketran is joining with the Ohio Public Transit Association (OPTA) to launch the Ride Easy Ohio campaign. The campaign highlights safety initiatives to uphold public transportation as a safe and viable option, even in the midst of the pandemic. Best … Read more