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

Farming for the Future

Look Up and Around Before Spreading on the Ground! Keep these 4 things at the forefront to reduce your risk of nutrient runoff: 1) Is there a chance for rain on the days you plan on applying? Do not apply during or before a rain event and lower your chances of nutrient runoff by first checking … Read more

Join us via Zoom Webinar for our November GEL!

Why mindfulness should no longer be considered a “nice to have” for leaders but a “must-have.” We will discuss current research that addresses the value of mindfulness for business leaders and how these practices can positively impact the workplace. In addition to quieting the mind and being in the moment, mindfulness applies directly to brainstorming and … 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