ORWELL — A guest speaker reinforced the message of resiliency for students in the Grand Valley Local School District.
ANDOVER — Children lined the Andover Square on Saturday evening as families gathered to welcome Santa Claus to town and watch one of the larger Christmas parades in recent memory.
Area small businesses got a special spot on center stage during Small Business Saturday, which was celebrated throughout Ashtabula County and beyond.
A growing interest in the purchase of live Christmas trees has stretched area growers, who act as destination outlets for Cleveland area families seeking trees.
There have been more than 12,000 cases of COVID-19 in Ashtabula County since the start of the pandemic, according to information released by the Ohio Department of Health on Friday.
Today, a number of local businesses will participate in Small Business Saturday, an event intended to encourage shoppers to support local businesses after Black Friday.
JACKSONVILLE — Urban Meyer has toured the country as a football coach with stops in many college football venues ranging from Bowling Green, Ohio, to Gainesville, Fla., and on to Columbus.
CONNEAUT — Relatives came from states across the country to gather with family for the first time in many years and ended up at a very chilly Christmas parade.
JEFFERSON — Commissioner Casey Kozlowski announced on Wednesday that he will seek a third term on the Ashtabula County Board of Commissioners in 2022.
JEFFERSON — A group of local elected officials, representatives of the tourism industry and local stakeholders attended an Ashtabula County Board of Commissioners meeting on Tuesday to ask commissioners to reject an agreement with the Ohio Department of Natural Resources to transfer the Lodg…
CONNEAUT — At a meeting on Monday night, an ordinance was introduced to reduce the credit given to residents who pay income tax to other municipalities.
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EDITOR’S NOTE: The indictment of a person by a grand jury or otherwise is an accusation only and that person is presumed innocent until proven guilty. All information is taken from Ashtabula County Common Pleas Court records.
• Heather Lynn Bilbrey, of 5623 Lake Road West, Apartment 2, Ashtabula, was arraigned and pleaded not guilty to one count of trafficking in a fentanyl-related compound, a fifth-degree felony.
ASHTABULA — Newly elected and re-elected Ashtabula City Council members will be sworn in to office at 6:30 p.m. Dec.1 in Council Chambers, as part of council’s organizational meeting.
NEW YORK (AP) — Kyle Rittenhouse, who was acquitted on charges stemming from killing two men and wounding another during the unrest that followed the shooting of a Black man by a white police officer, said in a wide-ranging interview that aired Monday night he's “not a racist person” and sup…
CONNEAUT — After months of work that closed Route 20 to westbound traffic between Parrish Road and the Conneaut Plaza., that stretch of road is now fully open to motorists.
ASHTABULA — When disasters strike in northern Ohio and patients here and across the country are in urgent need of lifesaving blood transfusions, according to the American Red Cross.
GENEVA — Staff from Geneva High School won the district’s first turkey bowling competition on Monday afternoon, as part of a team-building exercise set up by Superintendent Terri Hrina-Treharn.
WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — The SUV driver who plowed into a Christmas parade in suburban Milwaukee, killing at least five people and injuring 48, was leaving the scene of a domestic dispute that had taken place just minutes earlier, Waukesha’s police chief said Monday.
NEWBURY (AP) — A tractor-trailer apparently collided head-on with a van Monday on an Ohio state highway, killing five of the seven people in the van, authorities said.
ALBANY, N.Y. — A legislative investigation released Monday found “overwhelming evidence” that former Gov. Andrew Cuomo sexually harassed women and that he ordered state workers to help produce his book on pandemic leadership during work hours.
ASHTABULA TOWNSHIP – A 56-year-old male and 56-year-old female were found dead inside a Maruba Avenue home Thursday night after what appears to be a drug overdose, according to Ashtabula County Coroner’s investigator, Keith Stewart.
GENEVA — At a meeting on Wednesday night, the Geneva Area City Schools Board of Education requested updated prices for a trio of potential locations for a new office.
ASHTABULA — The Ashtabula Christmas Parade returned with plenty of holiday cheer Friday night to a crowd of happy spectators enjoying lots of pink bunny suits, leg lamps and even the Bumpus hounds.
JEFFERSON – The 34-year-old victim of an assault Monday in Cherry Valley Township died from her injuries Thursday, according to the Ashtabula County Sheriff’s Department.
ASHTABULA — The preparation of a coal conveyor for transport to Mobile, Ala. is nearing completion at the Ashtabula Rail Yard Coal Dock is nearing completion after months of preparation and work by Capp Steel Erectors and a group of other companies focusing on various parts of the job, said …
JEFFERSON — First Baptist Church is preparing to send more than 1,500 shoeboxes filled with gifts for children around the world as part of Operation Christmas Child.
This Week's Circulars
Ronald V. karbacka (57) passed Nov. 28. Funeral service on 'Wednesday 7 p.m. Guerriero Funeral Home Ashtabula with burial to follow in St. Joseph Cemetery . Visitation before service from 4 to 7 P.M. Condolences at guerrierofuneralhome.com.
57, passed away Saturday, November 27, 2021. Beloved mother to Mary Brown, Elizabeth Wright and Shawn Crites, grandmother to Kadence, Kensie, Keira, Alexander, Kyle and Haley. Per Mary's wishes no services will be held Full oituarywww.ducro.com.
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- Ashtabula County Grand Jury Indictments
- Coroner: Two die from apparent drug overdoses
- Petros selected offensive player of year in 2021 season
- Buckeye closes schools all next week
- Historic coal dock dismantled
- Group asks commissioners to reject lodge takeover
- King earns Ashtabula County COY in girls soccer
- Boyfriend faces more charges after assault victim dies
- Deer gun season opens Monday