Monday , 27 September 2021


Holiday on the Ridge 2020

North Ridgeville’s 20th annual Holiday on the Ridge was a hit last Saturday as the community took part in the celebration of local businesses in the Christmas season. “It was successful! It is our purpose to promote the businesses of North Ridgeville and I think we were successful in doing that,” said Marjorie Snyder, President North Ridgeville Chamber & Visitors ... Read More »

Giving Tuesday: North Ridgeville Community Care Needs Your Help

“Please help us reach our goal today for Giving Tuesday,” asks Heather Kaesgen of North Ridgeville Community Care. “The pandemic has caused more families to visit food pantries for the first time. The heart breaking stories I have heard first hand are devastating. This Giving Tuesday please consider us as one of your donations today.” Please stay safe and well! ... Read More »

A Letter from Commissioner Elect, Michelle Hung

What a difference a year makes! This time last year is when the idea of a Hung candidacy for Lorain County Commissioner was brought up. David Moore and I sat down to discuss the issues we, and many others, were seeing in Lorain County. The Board of Commissioners imposing a tax increase after the voters rejected it was a sour ... Read More »

Hung, Moore Victorious in County Commissioner Race

Michelle Hung and Dave Moore are victorious in their Lorain County Commission campaigns. Results: County Commissioner (1-2-21) Vote For 1 TOTAL VOTE % Michelle Hung 76,166 51.73% Lori Kokoski 71,069 48.27% Precincts Reporting 193 of 193 County Commissioner (1-3-21) Vote For 1 TOTAL VOTE % David J. Moore 75,118 51.32% Sharon Sweda 71,267 48.68% Precincts Reporting 193 of 193 Read More »

2nd Annual Pizza Bake Off

The 2nd Annual Pizza Bake Off sponsored by North Ridgeville Rotary was held in the outdoor pavilion at The 8820 Event Center on Bender road on Wednesday, October 7th. The event was a fundraiser for North Ridgeville Community Care and North Ridgeville Citizens for Better Schools. It raised $1133 for each organization. Five local pizza vendors participated by sampling up ... Read More »

Nino’s Celebrates 30 years!

Congratulations to Tom and Lori and the dedicated crew at Nino’s Italian Restaurant at 32652 Center Ridge Road in North Ridgeville (Mills Creek Plaza). The beloved Italian restaurant is celebrating 30 years at the location this year! A festive Beer tasting was held this week as part of the fun that goes along with the best Italian cuisine around at ... Read More »

Helen Welch to Perform “Superstar. The Carpenters Reimagined” Show at Stocker Arts Center

Helen Welch will perform her “Superstar. The Carpenters Reimagined” show at 7:30 p.m., on Fri., October 23 at Lorain County Community College’s Stocker Arts Center Hoke Theatre. Don’t expect Welch to dress as Karen Carpenter or copy exactly how the duo performed their songs. As a docu-musical, “Superstar” is not a tribute concert, but an original, fresh perspective of songs ... Read More »

Cleveland Stache Dash 5K/1M

Join us for Cleveland’s premiere celebration of the Stache – where your upper lip finally gets the attention it deserves. The Cleveland Stache Dash 5K race and 1-mile fun run/walk will take place Saturday, November 7. The event, which benefits the North Ridgeville Parks and Recreation Department, will begin at 8:45 a.m. at South Central Park. To register for the ... Read More »

North Ridgeville Community Care Update

By Heather Kaesgen Since the shut down in March, North Ridgeville Community Care has managed to stay open, serving our clients throughout the pandemic. The increase in new families each week keeps rising, most never receiving food from a pantry before. We are serving approximately 60 families a week. Since the shutdown, we have served over 2,500 people and distributed ... Read More »

Manning Announces Controlling Board Approval for Local Project

State Rep. Gayle Manning (R-North Ridgeville) announces the state Controlling Board today approved funding for a project related to the upcoming business, Carvana, breaking-ground within Elyria. The Controlling Board approved $290,000 to be used for public roadwork improvements in support of the Carvana project, which will create 232 new, full-time jobs and retain 168 jobs. “I’m very pleased to see this ... Read More »