Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine has signed into law a measure repealing Ohio's sales tax on tampons and other feminine hygiene products.
ASHTABULA — The director of the Ashtabula Maritime and Surface Transportation Museum is doing his best to revive interest in a Lake Erie ferry service that would link northeast Ohio and Canada.
ASHTABULA — Ashtabula County Medical Center and Molina Healthcare of Ohio recently celebrated the opening of ACMC’s new Baby Closet, providing new mothers with supplies they may need when they leave the hospital.
Union workers at Ford will start voting Monday on a proposed four-year contract that includes wage increases and more than $6 billion for investments at 19 plants.
DETROIT (AP) — The United Auto Workers union has reached a tentative contract agreement with Ford after three days of intense bargaining.
ASHTABULA — There was talk of jobs and the environment during a town hall meeting with city and Petmin officials Tuesday at Kent State Ashtabula.
Ohio's governor says a second potential buyer is showing interest in the shuttered General Motors automotive assembly plant near Youngstown.
Speaking to a mixed crowd of natural gas industry representatives and rank-and-file western Pennsylvania supporters on Wednesday, President Donald Trump said he is bringing an end to “the war on American energy.”
On the picket lines at a General Motors transmission plant in Toledo, Ohio, passing cars honked and striking workers celebrated a tentative contract deal by munching on 10 pizzas dropped off by a supporter.
The World Trade Organization has formally given the go-ahead for the United States to impose trade sanctions on up to $7.5 billion worth of European Union goods following a ruling that European plane maker Airbus received illegal subsidies.
JEFFERSON — The decision not to conduct a “lengthy search” to find a new port authority leader came down to a need to immediately fill the position, an official said Thursday.
GENEVA — As President Donald Trump's trade war with China continues, area winemakers are keeping a close eye on how tariffs could affect the local market.
ASHTABULA — Bruce Haytcher spent decades in area factories performing a variety of tasks, but when a massive layoff at the Erie General Electric plant hit in 2016 he chose a different pathway.
In light of a skilled workforce shortage seen not only in Ashtabula County but elsewhere in the region, employers and state legislators are plumbing the well for fresh ways to attract or keep employees.
JEFFERSON — The village of Jefferson is looking to fix several zoning issues that have left a business and a transitional home unable to move forward with planned expansions.
GENEVA — Donniella Winchell, executive director of the Ohio Wine Producers Association, has been named as an inductee of the Ohio Agricultural Council’s Hall of Fame.
GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE — Rainy weather didn’t seem to dampen the spirits of dozens of people lining “The Strip” holding umbrellas while waiting for the village’s parade to go by their chosen viewing spot.
ASHTABULA — Following a public hearing before Ashtabula City Council’s Monday meeting, members approved an ordinance allowing townhouse-style residential units as a conditional use within the Harbor Historical District.
Shoppers seeking that perfect Mother’s Day plant this week can breath easier: growers say the prolonged winter didn’t put a big dent in the selection or quality of locally-grown flowers.
JEFFERSON — Tears streamed down the face of Kathy Konzel after her key started a 2018 Toyota Corolla on Saturday morning winning the 6th annual Donate to Win sponsored by Nassief Auto Group.
GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE — Village officials have managed to make a little money from cutting down some ash trees — in fact, enough to buy some equipment for the golf course.
ASHTABULA — For the second year in a row, Bridge Street is in the top 25 of the America’s Main Streets contest, sponsored by the national small business movement, Independent We Stand.
COLUMBUS — A newly introduced state House bill would make maple syrup-producing lands tax exempt across the state, something county producers say is just the boost they need in what’s become an oversaturated market.
CONNEAUT — Dr. Abirammy Sundaramoorthy, MD., chief medical officer of University Hospitals Conneaut Medical Center, will receive a Women of Professional Excellence Award today from the YWCA of Greater Cleveland.
Take a walk through any cemetery and you will find towering monuments and carefully etched granite and marble — sometimes dating back to the 18th century.
ASHTABULA — Lake Erie Ship Repair and Tank Fabrication, a family-owned and operated business in Jefferson and Ashtabula, closed late last year and its assets will be auctioned off next month.
ROME TOWNSHIP — Two new horizontal shale production wells along Rome-Rock Creek Road are causing concern for some nearby residents who said they’ve been unable to learn much about the project.
This Week's Circulars
SHEFFIELD TOWNSHIP [ndash] Ruth E. Marshall died Sunday, November 10, 2019. Funeral will be 11AM, Friday, November 15, 2019, at Gageville United Methodist Church. Visitation 5-7PM Thursday at the Marcy Funeral Home. Full notice in Wednesday's edition.
Rev. Brian Wright, Sr., 79, died November 7, 2019. Services Friday, November 22, 2019, 10AM Gateway Church, 2300 Austinburg Rd., Ashtabula. Visitation Thursday, November 21, 2019, from 4-7PM at the church. Full obituary at www.ducro.com
Lynetta M. Pildner, 86, died November 10, 2019. Visitation 2-4 P.M.; 5-8 P.M., 11/14/19 at DUCRO FUNERAL HOME, 4524 ELM AVENUE Ashtabula. Funeral 11A.M., 11/15/19 at EastSide Presbyterian Church, 3440 Edgewood Drive, Ashtabula.
ROME [ndash] Wesley W. Foust, age 73, passed away November 4, 2019, in Geneva. Wesley was a marine serving in Vietnam. Survivors: His beloved cats and dogs. Preceded by Wife Lillian. No services will be observed. cawalkerfuneralhomegeneva.com.
- Man dead in Ashtabula Township deputy-involved shooting
- Conneaut man arrested on numerous child sex charges
- Ashtabula veteran and his explosive-sniffing dog retire together after service in Iraq and Afghanistan
- Ashtabula group tailgating at every Cleveland Browns game
- Officials who confronted gunman had no body cameras
- Rapose and Fleming win Ashtabula BOE race
- Conneaut man's disappearance an eight-year-old mystery
- Iarocci wins judge seat
- Ashtabula man involved in confrontation with police had criminal record
- City officials looking at ways to slow speeders