Auditor of State recognizes Laketran’s financial stewardship

Lake County taxpayers can take pride in Laketran’s continuous commitment to fiscal responsibility. Laketran was presented the “Auditor of State Award with Distinction” at the Monday, September 23rd board of trustees meeting by Keith Faber, Auditor of State liaison Jake Altman. Altman shared that only four percent of public agencies statewide achieve this recognition. “It … Read more

Blackbrook Audubon Migrates East to PA

Blackbrook Audubon invites birders of all levels to explore Pymatuning Reservoir on Sunday, September 29th. Former field trip coordinator Jim McConnor recently moved to western Pennsylvania and will lead the group to hotspots at nearby marshes and forests searching for early waterfowl, late shorebirds and fall warblers. Meet at the McDonald’s at 350 E. Main … Read more

Blackbrook Audubon Highlights the Birds of Ecuador on September 17

Blackbrook Audubon Society will host “Adventures in Ecuador” by Tammy Martin at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 17th at Lake Metroparks’ Penitentiary Glen. Tammy will recount her visit to this South American country in the fall of 2017, her second international birding trip. Facing the Pacific Ocean, Ecuador is home to over 1600 bird species. … Read more

Celebrating Craftmanship: New artists and annual favorites will showcase their work during the Village Peddler Festival September 14 & 15 at Lake Metroparks Farmpark

For the 38th consecutive year, craftsmen and artisans will gather in Kirtland to display and sell their wares at the Village Peddler Festival held at Lake Metroparks Farmpark. The festival will feature the talents of more than 175 craftsmen and artisans from Northeast Ohio and the surrounding states. Known as one of the best Ohio … Read more

Music Will Take You Back to Simpler Times and Sure to Get Your Feet Stomping at the Village Peddler Festival September 14 & 15 at Lake Metroparks Farmpark

There is nothing better than toe-tapping music to put you back to simpler times when friends gathered to enjoy conversation, good food and companionship. The Silver String Band’s performance at this year’s Village Peddler Festival held at Lake Metroparks Farmpark on September 14th and 15th will do just that, take you back in time and … Read more