November 2, 2013 RSS feed / News

Candidates in their own words

LAKE AREA – The Beacon has surveyed lake-area candidates in most contested elections to help our readers make their decisions. Candidates were asked to respond to two questions: 1. More...

12 Days of Christmas drawing set

BALTIMORE – The Rotary Club of Baltimore Ohio is conducting a 12 Days of Christmas drawing this holiday season so it can increase its scholarships and community donations. The new holiday drawings begin Dec. More...

Union Township says it has a ‘Plan B’ for fire contract

UNION TOWNSHIP – Union Township Trustee President Rick Black said he has “Plan B” ready in case fire contract negotiations with Hebron collapse. “The township has a Plan B. You have to have one,” he said. More...

Pizza shop submits top bid for property

THORNVILLE – Village Administrator Beth Patrick will recommend that village council members accept a bid from a Thornville business owner to purchase property formerly home to the Thornville Hardware store. More...

Channel widening nearly done

BUCKEYE LAKE – Union Township Trustee John Slater said the project to widen a portion of the South Fork of the Licking River to increase its carrying capacity is nearly complete. More...

Baltimore voters can lower electric rates

BALTIMORE - Village of Baltimore voters have an opportunity on Nov. More...

Heath to offer water to some Licking Township residents

JACKSONTOWN – The City of Heath is considering supplying water to customers outside its corporate limits. Heath Mayor Mark Johns and Utilities Director John Geller asked Licking Township Trustees Oct. More...

Rides will be available to the new polling place

BUCKEYE LAKE – Several volunteers will shuttle Buckeye Lake voters to the Union Township Complex to vote Nov. 5, said Buckeye Lake Director of Development Mike Cassidy. More...

Things to do…

Events Dawes Arboretum - Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. More...