February 18, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Income, real estate tax receipts up slightly

BALTIMORE – Income tax revenue for the Liberty Union Thurston School District is inching up, Treasurer David Butler told school board members Monday night. More...

Millersport pool in limbo

MILLERSPORT - The future of the Millersport Pool is hanging by a string. In the Finance Committee report at Tuesday night’s village council meeting, chair Charles Mesko said the pool lost $12,000 last year. More...

Heating assistance available

BUCKEYE LAKE – LEADS Community Action Agency now has funds available to assist income eligible households with their heating bills. More...

Obituaries

Luke Edward Davis Jr.

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Luke Edward Davis Jr. “Lil Man,” age 2, of Millersport, will be held Thursday, February 16, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. More...

Josephine C. DiPaolo

Josephine C. DiPaolo, 89 of Lancaster, passed away February 8, 2012, at the Pickering House. She was born on January 11, 1923, in Girard, OH, to the late Anthony and Roseann (DeDitunno) DePietro. More...

M. Lousie (Susie) Gierhart

M. Lousie (Susie) Gierhart, age 97 of Baltimore, died February 8, 2012, at Crestview Manor Nursing Center. She was a lifetime member of the Trinity United Church of Christ, Baltimore. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Feb. 8: A driver was cited for running a stop sign on Myers Avenue. • Feb. 8: Two drivers were each cited for traveling 48 in a 35 miles per hour zone on Walnut Road. More...

Editorials & Letters

One more week for election letters

Letters from lake-area residents about candidates and issues on the March 6 primary ballot are welcome. However, due to the expected volume of letters, we are strictly enforcing our normally suggested 250-word limit for election letters. More...

Police chief responds to some letters

Editor: I am the Chief of Police for the Village of Baltimore. I have not answered any of the questions that have been raised in this section but now feel that some things need clarified. More...

Kiger endorses Bowman

Editor, I am writing this letter urging support for John Bowman for Fairfield County Clerk of Courts in the March 6 Republican Primary election. A friend and coworker for over 38 years I know and trust John Bowman. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of February 20. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: No School - President’s Day Tuesday: Cheesy breadsticks w/marinara sauce, vegetable choice, and choice of fruit. More...

Photo

Lakewood High School’s Get On Track! College Access and Readiness Program sponsored a student field trip to Ohio State University in Columbus on Valentine’s Day. More...

Lakewood explains catch up reading program

HEBRON – Lakewood Schools personnel know they have a lot of work ahead of them to reach their goal of having 90 percent of third graders reading at grade level by next school year, but they told the Lakewood School Board Feb. More...