COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio doesn't plan to mandate masks in schools this fall, but health officials strongly recommend students and staff wear face coverings if they aren't vaccinated against COVID-19, the state Department of Health's chief medical officer said Monday.
LORDSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Lordstown Motors has received an investment of up to $400 million as the struggling electric truck maker continues to push toward production of its new pickup this fall.
ASHTABULA — The Ohio Arts Council Board approved $29,000 grants to the Ashtabula Arts Center and $3,157 to the Ashtabula County Covered Bridge Festival for the 2021-2022 fiscal year.
JEFFERSON — With an increased demand for workers in the local job market, more adults are seeking to maximize their skills through the Ashtabula County Technical and Career Center’s Adult Workforce Development programs.
ASHTABULA TOWNSHIP — Ashtabula County Technical and Career Center’s youthOPPORTUNITIES! (yO!) program held its 4th annual Award Ceremony Wednesday at the Ashtabula Towne Square.
The Latest on the Tokyo Olympics, which are taking place under heavy restrictions after a year’s delay because of the coronavirus pandemic:
ASHTABULA — With umbrellas in hand, people put up with a drizzle, short downpour and then sunshine Saturday afternoon to peruse about 25 vendors, maybe taste a little wine and enjoy a walleye sandwich for dinner.
ASHTABULA — Local law enforcement are seeking the whereabouts of a 36-year-old man wanted for questioning in Friday's shooting on West 52nd Street.
JEFFERSON — At a meeting earlier this week, the Ashtabula County Commissioners and Lieutenant Jim Kemmerle of the Ashtabula County Sheriff’s Office gave additional details on the proposed jail project, including a deep dive into how the price of the project was reduced and gave a more specif…
ASHTABULA — Under sunny skies, the Family Fun Fest provided three hours of fun for the whole family Friday at the Lakeside Elementary Campus.
CLEVELAND (AP) — While riding his bike over a bridge across the Cuyahoga River near Progressive Field, Indians owner Paul Dolan rarely paid much attention to the eight giant stone figures that seem to guard the city.
Cleveland's Major League Baseball Club has been named the Indians since 1915, but on Friday, team officials announced they are changing their 106-year-old nickname to the Guardians after 2021.
WAYNE TOWNSHIP — When Martha M. (Lipps) Bryan, died on Aug. 14, 2017, she left a hole in the hearts of her family and community.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration will be making $15 million available for fisheries on the Great Lakes that experienced economic loss from the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a statement from Congressman Dave Joyce’s office.
ASHTABULA TOWNSHIP — Buckeye Local School Board members approved a contract with the Ashtabula County Sheriff’s Department to employ Deputy Michael W. Rose III as the district’s resource officer for the coming school year.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Smoke and ash from massive wildfires in the American West clouded the sky and led to air quality alerts Wednesday on parts of the East Coast as the effects of the blazes were felt 2,500 miles (4,023 kilometers) away.
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday rejected two Republicans tapped by House GOP leader Kevin McCarthy to sit on a committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection, a decision the Republican denounced as “an egregious abuse of power.”
HARRISBURG, Pa. — Pennsylvania's high court on Wednesday dealt a blow to victims of child sexual abuse, throwing out a lawsuit by a woman whose lower court legal victory had given hope to others with similarly outdated claims who'd sued in the wake of a landmark report that documented decade…
VAN HORN, Texas (AP) — Jeff Bezos blasted into space Tuesday on his rocket company’s first flight with people on board, becoming the second billionaire in just over a week to ride his own spacecraft.
GENEVA — City leaders are working with the Cleveland office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation after an online breach of the city computer system, said Geneva City Manager Joseph Varckette.
ORWELL — The Grand Valley Area Local School District agreed to a two-year tentative contract agreement with the teacher’s union on Monday evening, said Superintendent William Nye.
Representatives of the Ashtabula County Convention and Visitors Bureau and Convention Facilities Authority met with the Ashtabula County Board of Commissioners on Monday to discuss the future of the Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake.
ASHTABULA — The 2021 Wine and Walleye Festival will be a hybrid of years past, with organizers calling it the Wine, Dine and Walleye Festival.
JEFFERSON — After a year of uncertainty, one of the county’s biggest events, the Ashtabula County Fair, is coming back this year with several improvements to the grounds.
CONNEAUT — Officials from the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and a pair of companies were on hand at Lake Erie Correctional Institution on Tuesday morning to celebrate the launch of a pilot program. The program will see participating inmates receive nationally recognized credentials when …
ATLANTA (AP) — Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene blasted social media companies over her temporary suspension from Twitter on Tuesday, calling it “a Communist-style attack on free speech."
VAN HORN, Texas (AP) — Jeff Bezos reaches space on his rocket company's first flight with people on board.
WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden said his infrastructure and families agenda must be passed to sustain the economic momentum of his first six months in office, aiming to set the tone for a crucial week of congressional negotiations on the two bills.
PLYMOUTH TOWNSHIP — A California man was arrested on Friday afternoon along Interstate 90 after a pursuit from Mentor, according to information released by the Mentor Police Department.
ASHTABULA — Iguanas, a Savannah monitor lizard and other reptiles were found Friday in a home in the Ashtabula Harbor, according to a police report.
ASHTABULA — City Council supported a resolution Monday night adopting the city’s tax budget for the fiscal year beginning Jan. 1, 2022, and submitting the budget to Ashtabula County and Ohio Budget Commission.
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ORWELL [emdash] Beau E. Millberg, age 41 of Orwell, died Wednesday, July 21, 2021 at the Ashtabula Co. Medical Center. He was born July 11, 1980, the son of David L. & Doreen L. (Buckley) Millberg and resided in Gastonia, NC for several years before returning to this area four years ago.…
- One person shot on West 52nd near West Avenue
- Ashtabula Area City Schools joins OhioCheckbook.gov
- Culinary program starts at Lake Erie Correctional Institution
- Wayne Township matriarch to be honored on chuck wagon cook, Kent Rollins' show
- Call them the Guardians Local fan react to Indians' new name
- Grand Jury Indictments
- Wine, Dine and Walleye Festival provides a bit of color on a gray Saturday
- Police looking for 'person of interest' from Friday's shooting
- Community helps save rained-out wedding reception
- Two injured in truck-train crash