Chardon Schools SRO Promoted to Sergeant

Congratulations to Chardon Schools Resource Officer (SRO) Mike Shaw on his recent promotion to Sergeant with the Chardon Police Department.  Sgt. Shaw is a seasoned police officer who has stood out as SRO for Chardon Schools. In addition to his SRO duties, Shaw has been an SRO Basic Academy instructor for the Ohio School Resource … Read more

Holiday Cheer, Naturally at these Annual Favorite Geauga Park District Holiday Greens Workshops on December 1

Decorate your home for the holidays, or create a thoughtful gift for a friend, with this favorite holiday tradition: creating a beautiful arrangement of fresh evergreens within the cozy setting of Swine Creek Reservation’s lodge. Registration is limited for both Holiday Greens Workshop offerings to be held Saturday, December 1st, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and … Read more

Get Excited about the Wonderful World of Trail Cameras at Trail Cam Treasures on November 25 with Geauga Park District Naturalist Tami Gingrich

If you’ve ever wanted to see what the wildlife is up to when you’re not looking, consider investing in a trail camera for your property. Naturalist Tami Gingrich will cover the basics about trail cameras, including how to decide on the right model and how to place your camera for maximum results, during Trail Cam Treasures on … Read more

Join the Geauga Park District at The West Woods Nature Center for the Fifth year of Greens for Giving on December 1 and Help Brighten the Holiday Season for Geauga Seniors

Gather your friends and family around a great cause this holiday season – creating more than 350 evergreen decorations for recipients of Geauga County Department on Aging’s home-delivered meals and Chagrin Valley Meals on Wheels! The West Woods Nature Center provides a perfect setting for this good work on Saturday, December 1st, between 12:00 p.m. … Read more

Geauga County Public Library Branches Partner with United Way Services of Geauga County to Collect Personal Care Item Donations for Families in Need

All Geauga County Public Library branches are collecting personal-care items through the end of December for Geauga families in need. People who would like to donate items may do so at the collection bins at the following branches: Bainbridge, Chardon, Geauga West in Chesterland, Middlefield, Newbury, Thompson and at the Administrative Center. See Geauga County Public Library for address … Read more

Family Fun! Whether you want to celebrate our Veterans, enjoy making memories by preparing for the holidays or simply celebrating family, there is plenty to do this week in our community!

There is so much to do and lots to learn! Make memories with families and friends taking a train ride, play on the hockey ice or start your holiday shopping and festivities. Make your list and plan a great week! Events on Friday, November 9th, 2018 – Lake-Geauga Habitat for Humanity ReStore Veteran’s Day Sale … Read more

Blackbrook Audubon Highlights Great Blue Herons

Citizen scientists Rob and Peg Bobel will present “The Return of the Great Blues” for Blackbrook Audubon’s program at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 20th at Holden Arboretum. This husband and wife team has been monitoring Great Blue Heron nests in Cuyahoga Valley National Park for over 20 years. They will share a behind-the-scenes look at successes, tragedies, and … Read more

Gordon Square Review Issue 3 Launch Party Announced!

GSR Issue 3 Launch Party ($10 suggested donation; FREE for GSR issue contributors, contest winners & contest finalists) Thursday, November 29th from 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at Happy Dog West, Underdog, 5801 Detroit Ave, Cleveland Join Lit Cleveland to toast the release of Issue 3 of  Gordon Square Review, an online literary magazine that showcases emerging … Read more