September 29, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Joint bid cuts waste disposal costs

BALTIMORE - Residents will pay less next year for trash pickup, Village Administrator Scott Brown told village council members Monday night. More...

Fire department fires back

BUCKEYE LAKE- Buckeye Lake Fire Department personnel responded to criticism following an in-depth study by The Beacon revealing large gaps in the department’s staffing schedule that affect response times. More...

Sweet Corn Festival Queen wins first pageant

MILLERSPORT- No one was more surprised than Briana Keyes that she was crowned 2012 Millersport Sweet Corn Festival queen, it being her first pageant. More...

Obituaries

Jack E. Ankrom

Jack E. Ankrom, 78, of Heath, passed away on September 12, 2012 surrounded by his loving family. Mr. Ankrom was born on March 21, 1934 in Newark, to Eugene E. Ankrom and Geraldine (Bishop) Ankrom. He retired from AT&T after 33 years of service. More...

Chuck Daugherty

Chuck Daugherty, 75 of Baltimore, passed away September 24, 2012, at the Pickering House. Chuck was a member of the International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers Local 50. He was a member of the Baltimore VFW Post 3761. More...

William (Bill) Edward Dearlove

William (Bill) Edward Dearlove was born to William Gillard Dearlove and Edna E. (Leisberg) Dearlove on March 8, 1927, in Elgin, Ill. He had his schooling there and graduated from Elgin High School. More...

Editorials & Letters

Election Letters

Letters from lake-area residents about candidates and issues on the Nov. 6 ballot are welcome. However, we are strictly enforcing our normally suggested 250-word limit for election letters. Election letters longer than 250 words WILL BE CUT! More...

Mayor asks voters to support police levy

Editor: Baltimore residents support Basil Joint Fire District levies. We need that support for the police department on Nov. 6. More...

The problem is with the fire chief

Editor: Another Buckeye Lake Village Council and our council members still don’t get it. Maybe we need to invest in some hearing aides. The fire department problem is not with the few remaining volunteers. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of October 1st. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Chicken nuggets, sweet whipped potatoes, and choice of fruit. Tuesday: Tostados w/beef, cheese, refried beans, Spanish rice, and choice of fruit. More...

Police Report

Police reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Baltimore More...