Monday , 27 September 2021


North Ridgeville City Schools Critical Issues on November 5th Ballot

The North Ridgeville City Schools are at a crossroads. North Ridgeville is the fastest-growing city in Lorain County and the third-fastest growing city in the state. The district’s student population has grown by 700 in the past decade, and the influx of new families is pushing North Ridgeville High School and Liberty Elementary School over capacity. Students are being forced ... Read More »

North Ridgeville Community Care Celebrates the Power of Compassion

Founded more than 30 years ago, North Ridgeville Community Care defines the spirit of the city. When retiring executive director June Yost was approached many years ago to assist those in need, little did she know that she and the organization would go on to touch countless lives. The mission of North Ridgeville Community Care is straightforward: “Our mission is ... Read More »

NR Chamber Oktoberfest is a Hit!

The North Ridgeville Chamber of Commerce hosted its Power of More Oktoberfest 2019 the evening of Oct. 17 at the North Ridgeville VFW Post on Lear Road. “This is one of our most popular events of the year,” said NR Chamber President Marjorie Snyder as over 100 guests enjoyed great food including brats, beer and wonderful desserts. “The food was ... Read More »

Farewell, Capt. Marti Garrow….

“Last night we lost another good one. Capt. Marti Garrow, unit #35, lost his short fight with cancer,” reported North Ridgeville Police the morning of Oct. 9. “It doesn’t quite seem real. Marti was always bigger than life and a true icon here. He started his career in service to the citizens of North Ridgeville in December 1989. Marti was ... Read More »

19th Annual Holiday on the Ridge, Saturday, December 7

Experience the magic of Christmas at North Ridgeville’s 19th Annual Holiday on the Ridge celebration. The city is bustling with seasonal activity at craft shows, multiple business open houses and special events like the Pancake Breakfast and Christmas Tree Lighting. Craft show times are from 9AM – 4PM Business open houses from 9AM – 6PM Complete a North Ridgeville Visitors ... Read More »

North Ridgeville Police Department: ‘A Cow Fell Out of a Truck!’

North Ridgeville Police can now say they’ve seen it all. Here’s their story of a cow that almost got away. “As I’m getting into my cruiser this afternoon I hear Officer John Metzo tell dispatch that he’s out on a call that he was dispatched to,” reports the responding officer. “‘Good luck’ was her reply. “‘Good luck?’ I say. ‘That’s ... Read More »

Mayoral Forum Now Available for Viewing Online

If you missed the opportunity to attend the Mayoral Forum sponsored by the North Ridgeville Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday, September 25, 2019, you can watch the forum in its entirety by visiting Outgoing Mayor G. David Gillock encourages residents to get to know the candidates. “With my retirement at the end of December, residents have a very important ... Read More »