JEFFERSON — This year, the Jefferson Area High School concert band was the only area band to travel to Warren High School for the Ohio Music Educators Association-sponsored regional competition — they haven’t missed a year since they started attending in the 1980s.

On March 21 at Kingsville Elementary School several Cub Scouts from Pack 11 qualified for the district races, which will be April 18 in Jefferson at Jefferson Church of the Nazarene, 55 E. Satin St. Registration starts at 9:30 a.m.

JEFFERSON — A black stray cat sunned itself on the back porch behind the modest, white three-story home along East Jefferson Street. The women living there leave food and shelter out for it — in a way, reflecting what the home means to them: A bastion of support and security for those who wo…

ANDOVER TOWNSHIP — The bookshelves of Pymatuning Valley third graders will hold a little more weight after each student received a dictionary from the Andover Rotary Club.


JEFFERSON — A Jefferson man’s more than seven-year labor of love led to the realization of a lifelong dream, as well as national recognition and a cash prize.

JEFFERSON — The trustees of the Civic Development Corporation (CDC) of Ashtabula County have approved a grant of $12,500, half the cost of moving the historic 1860 post office/grocery store from 1204 Mechanicsville Road in Austinburg Township to the 19th Century Jefferson Depot Village in Je…

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ASHTABULA [ndash] Louise Ann (Ticknor) Forsythe, 81, passed away November 14, 2019. She is survived by her husband H. Franklin Forsythe and son Lewis Ticknor. Private family burial will take place in Austin Cemetery.

DORSET [ndash] Funeral service for John Pirinen, 88, will be held TODAY at 3:00, with calling hours from 1:00-3:00 at Czup Funeral Home, 1329 Lake Avenue, Ashtabula.

ASHTABULA [ndash] Vincent Angelo Mondello, 74, passed away 11/13/2019 at Country Club Nursing and Rehabilitation Center following a long illness. He was born in Brooklyn, NY, on 10/14/1945. At his request no public services will be held.

CONNEAUT [ndash] Anthony Snow, 29, died November 15, 2019. Calling hours, Tuesday, November 19, 4PM-6PM, Thompson-Smith-Nesbitt Funeral Home, Conneaut, services following at 6:00PM. In lieu of flowers crowdfunding has been set up at