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Local Food Cupboard Returns to Downtown Garrettsville

Garrettsville – “Elvis has left the building — and he took the food with him!” This was Nelson Garrettsville Community Cupboard’s lighthearted Facebook post on July 1, 2015. It went on to say, ”All of us at NGCC want to extend heartfelt thanks to Middlefield Bank for the use of the old Tom C Toys  Read More

Police Levy Will Be On The November Ballot Despite Council’s Objections

Village resident Terri Eierman addressed council informing them the police levy, discussed and shot down by council at last month’s council meeting, will be on the November ballot, using the ballot initiative process. A ballot initiative is the means by which a petition signed by a certain minimum number of registered voters can bring about a public vote. Eierman was able to obtain 122 resident signatures (only 65 were needed) on a petition.  Read More

Garrettsville – Hiram Rotary Report – Week of July 17

The Garrettsville-Hiram Rotarians discovered that they had a “Rivergod” in their midst, as member Mike Keas gave an outline of his varied and interesting career(s) at the July 13, 2015 meeting. A Jack-of-all-trades and , clearly, master of quite a lot ,he traced his progress through meatcutting, the rafting business, corporate training, commercial management, insurance,  Read More

Thomas Collins Named President of Garrettsville – Hiram Rotary Report

The final June meeting of the Garrettsville-Hiram Rotary Club was a busy one. It saw the installation of the new 2015-2016 club president, Thomas Collins (Installing officer, Jim Irwin, Tom’s family in attendance),  and other club officers : Amy Crawford—treasurer, Mike Keas—sergeant–at-arms, Delores McCumbers—immediate past president (Secretary Ted Lysiak  will be installed at a later  Read More

Hammer Data Systems Celebrates 20 Years on Main Street & Around the World

Garrettsville – Erika Frankel is celebrating 20 years in business. That’s a noteworthy accomplishment in itself, but considering she founded a tech company before the dawn of the Internet, in a small town like Garrettsville, it’s somewhat mind-boggling. Frankel started Hammer Data Systems, LLC at 8138 Main Street in historic downtown Garrettsville in 1995, as  Read More

Garrettsville – Hiram Rotary Report – June 22, 2015

Time marches on and so does the Rotary Club of Garrettsville-Hiram.  The meeting on June 22, 2015—first full day of SUMMER—featured reports from two young ladies who had participated in Rotary youth programs. Megan Ryser was the local recipient of the Rotary Youth Leadership Award, which  took her to Baldwin-Wallace University for what she termed  Read More

No Police Levy On The November Ballot for Garrettsville Residents

Garrettsville – The village’s request to the police department to cut $100,000 from their 2015 budget remained THE topic of the June village council meeting.  Representing the police department were Safety Communications Supervisor Joleen Clelland and Police Chief Tony Milicia.  In attendance for the village was Mayor Patrick, Council President Hardesty, Council Members Hadzinsky, Anderson,  Read More


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Garrettsville Area Chamber of Commerce Spotlight on MB Realty Group

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