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

Laketran celebrates 25 years of serving Lake County veterans, offers free rides on Veterans Day

Lake County, OH – For 25 years, Laketran has operated a special Veterans Medical Transportation service, in partnership with Lake County Veterans Service Commission and Lake County Board of Commissioners.  The program guarantees Lake County veterans have access to VA appointments, healthcare and adult daycare centers by providing free door-to-door transportation to veterans and their … Read more

Dan Best shares stories with Blackbrook Audubon

Blackbrook Audubon welcomes Dan Best as he presents “Parked: A Rearview Mirror Retrospective” as a virtual program 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 17. A handful of original songs and a helping of humor await viewers as Dan, retired naturalist and raconteur, looks back on his 33 years with Geauga Park District, recalling his adventures with wildlife … Read more

Audubon visits state park in PA

Blackbrook Audubon will catch up with former field trip coordinator Jim McConnor when he leads the hike at Presque Isle State Park in Erie, PA 9:00 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 15. Presque Isle is an ideal location for fall waterfowl and any other late migrants along the shores of Lake Erie. Those planning to attend are … Read more

Lakeland holding events in celebration of National Transfer Student Week Oct. 19-23

Lakeland Community College is celebrating National Transfer Student Week (NTSW) Oct. 19-23 by holding several educational events that highlight the opportunities to transfer credits to bachelor’s degree programs. NTSW is an annual campaign launched by the National Institute for the Study of Transfer Students, a nonprofit dedicated to the study of, and advocacy for, community … Read more

Birders invited to Cleveland Lakefront Nature Preserve Hike on Saturday, October 10th. NOTE: Location Updated – See Details

Blackbrook Audubon will explore Cleveland Lakefront Nature Preserve 9:30 a.m., Saturday, October 10. NOTE:  The Location has been updated since previous publishing on 10/5/20. Blackbrook Audubon will explore Cleveland Lakefront Nature Preserve 9:30 a.m., Saturday, October 10. Meet at 8701 Lakeshore Blvd. NE, Cleveland, 44108. Recent sightings at this 88-acre site include Yellow-bellied Sapsucker, Pine … Read more

Basket Raffle & Silent Auction is in its Final Week

  Forbes House has made it easy to win while helping end the cycle of domestic violence. PAINESVILLE, OHIO (October 7, 2020) – There certainly is nothing like an in-person gathering for a good cause complete with an increased awareness for the organization and a chance to win!  As with everything, this year looks a … Read more