20 Amazing Things You Should Know About the YMCA

The Young Men’s Christian Association, YMCA, was founded in London, England, on June 6, 1844, in response to unhealthy social conditions arising in the big cities at the end of the Industrial Revolution (roughly 1750 to 1850). Growth of the railroads and centralization of commerce and industry brought many rural young men who needed jobs … Read more…

Calling All High School Students! The 2017 The 2017 Ohio Forestry and Wildlife Conservation Camp Gives High School Students the Chance to Branch Out!

Calling all high school students!   Turn over a new leaf and make this summer one to remember.  The Geauga Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) is pleased to offer scholarship funding for the 2017 Ohio Forestry and Wildlife Conservation Camp, held June 11-16, at FFA Camp Muskingum in Carroll County.  Sponsored by the Ohio Forestry … Read more…

Red Key Network Named 2016 Organization of the Year by the Chardon Area Chamber of Commerce

The Red Key Network was awarded the 2016 Organization of the Year honor by the Chardon Area Chamber of Commerce at the chamber’s annual meeting and dinner. The award is given annually to an organization which has made a significant contribution to the community and/or accomplished outstanding achievements. “We are a relatively young organization at just six years … Read more…

Spring Cleaning? Habitat for Humanity Needs Your Stuff!

If you’re spring cleaning, Lake-Geauga Habitat for Humanity needs your stuff! Call us for a friendly pick-up at 440.226.3212, ext 1. You can drop-off your items Wednesday through Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. We accept: Appliances, Furniture, Cabinetry, Building Materials, Lighting, Hardware, Housewares and More! Two Convenient Locations: 12180 Kinsman Road (Route 87), Newbury, … Read more…