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Humane Society Seeks $600,000 for Needed Expansion By Gwen Cooper Plans to expand and remodel Geauga Humane Society’s Rescue Village animal shelter passed the sniff test with society board members and private donors pledging $2.4 million of the $3 million goal, said Katie Campbell, marketing coordinator. One currently anonymous donor pledged a $1.5 million gift, the largest ever received by the shelter. Once the work is completed, that donor’s name will be revealed and appear on the front of the building, according to a recent announcement. The campaign is now going public to raise the additional $600,000 needed to add basement storage, double the size of the facility’s community room, add isolation areas for new arrivals and a new kitten adoption area. It will also add some new sections the shelter does not currently have, including a puppy adoption area and a separate area for pocket pets, such as guinea pigs and hamsters.
“We will basically double our space, primarily in the back areas where we take in new arrivals and keep them isolated until their medical needs are met and they are ready for adoption,” Campbell explained. “One very positive result for the public is that we will have less of a waiting time to drop off rescued animals and pets that owners can no longer care for.” The expansion will add a radiology area to take X-rays of the animals when needed, which can help expedite the treatment and care of new arrivals, Campbell said. “We will be able to save more animals,” she added. She estimates 400 more animals can be saved representing a 25 percent increase. The shelter will also be able to spay and neuter 30 percent more outdoor animals. Shelter Manager Ed Pashkin said the expansion will be able to take in and care for a larger
and more consistent pool of animals for the public to adopt. Currently, the number of adoptable animals cycles, running the gamut from over capacity at the peak to slim pickings once that group finds new homes, he said. “The shelter fills up to capacity and after we hold a promotion to adopt them out, we don’t have many to choose from until the cycle starts over,” Pashkin said. “People come in when our inventory is low and ask, ‘Where are the animals to adopt?’ With a greater capacity we will be able
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Katie Campbell, marketing coordinator for the Geauga Humane Society, gives Phil the bassett hound some attention. The 7-year-old dog is looking for a new home. LEFT: Audrey takes an afternoon catnap on her tall perch at Rescue Village. She is available for adoption.
Post Office Hit for Fourth Time By Josh Echt
A rendering of the proposed West Geauga turf field.
For the fourth time in two years, the Chesterland Post Office was hit by a car. Around 12:35 p.m. last Friday, a 90-yearold female drove into the side of the post office at 12804 Chillicothe Road, said Chester Township Police Chief Mark Purchase. The driver, a Chester resident, hit the brick building, causing an indentation with her 2013 Subaru Legacy. She was not charged. The driver was transported to Hillcrest Hospital with undisclosed injuries, he added. “There were no injuries to any occupants of the building,” he said. Most recently, a Mercury Mountaineer crashed through the front of the building in December, causing damage to the foundation.
The Chesterland Post Office was hit by another vehicle last Friday.
West Geauga Makes Chester Township Recycling Run at New Turf Field Committee Favors Curbside Service By Laura Goehrke Huge fundraising efforts are underway with the ultimate plan to update and replace the more than the 50-year-old West Geauga Howell Field with a new modern turf field. In fall 2012, Bill Patterson, a 1989 West Geauga graduate, brought the idea to fellow community member Joe Mazzurco. The pair partnered up with Tim Ritt and Bob Battisti, who
borh have kids at West G, and formed the West Geauga Field Turf Committee. They wrote a proposal with a goal to privately fund the implementation of a brand new field, which would require no new or existing district or community funds, taxes or levies, and presented it to the West Geauga Schools Board of Education for its approval.
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By Diane Ryder During its first meeting Thursday night, the Chester Township Recycling Advisory Committee discussed several options for the township’s recycling program. The three members present were leaning toward recommending the township use curbside pickup instead of the current bins. The committee includes
township trustees Ken Radtke and Bud Kinney, and residents Linda Gifford and Ken Mantey. Gifford did not attend the meeting. Resident Ven Paoletto and a reporter were the only audience. “We’d appreciate it if you could get the word out that more volunteers are needed on the committee,” Radtke said. The gathering was officially listed as a special trustees’ meeting and the first order of business
was for Radtke and Kinney to approve the committee members. “This is our first (recycling) meeting, held at the request of the park board to discuss the possible relocation of the bins behind the road department. We formed this committee to do this discussion,” Radtke explained. Mantey said the only reason he’s looking into the recycling process is because when he served
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Humane Society from page 1 to keep the adoption floor full and have a more consistent stream of new, adoptable pets to choose from.” Pashkin said Rescue Village is seeing more seizures of animal colonies, such as the 94 cats recently rescued from a commercial property in Burton. Other publicized rescues this past year included 40 dogs from one owner and five horses from another. “Our humane officer told us that 20 13 was a record year for seizures, which is our last resort,” Pashkin explained. “We’d rather try to work with owners than have to seize the animals.” Reasons for the growing trend of seizures include the weaker economy and an aging population who may have been able to care for the animals a few years ago. “Things sometimes get out of hand for them,” he said. “We want to intercede sooner than later.” Pashkin said when the 94 cats were
rescued, the shelter had to stack up the cages of cats in the community room, which did not allow it to be used for assessing dog behavior of rescued dogs. “Increasing our space is vital,” he said. “It’s also exciting to have enough space to house more dogs and be able to work with ones that have minor behavioral issues, so they can be adopted.” The ground-breaking for the project is slated for late spring or early summer. Lead architect Herschman Architects and nationally recognized shelter architect Rick Bacon have been engaged to help with the expansion and reconfiguration of the space, which now measures 10,500 square feet. A new website component will be operational within the next few weeks to allow interested people to donate funds online at geaugahumane.org. People can also donate in person at the shelter at 15463 Chillicothe Road in Russell Township or by contacting the shelter at 440-338-4819.
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Recycling from page 1 on the Walkable Communities Committee, he learned out of the 10 people at his table, only two did recycling. “That shocked me,” he said, adding recycling programs have the potential to bring in enough revenue to be self-supporting, if run correctly. Mantey said during a visit to trash hauler Waste Management, he was dismayed to see the recyclables collected separately at curbsides are dumped into landfills. “That’s what we’re trying to avoid,” Mantey said. “My wife saw them dumping the recycling into the garbage truck. We need more education and we need to think of a way to get a revenue stream to support (a recycling program).” Radtke proposed the committee list each possible drop-off location, the options, the pluses and minuses of each option and discuss each option. Members listed the existing Parkside location, Fire Station #2, the Chester School site, township-owned properties on Herrick Drive, Chillicothe and
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April 2: Chester Park Board Meeting 7 p.m. The Chester Township Park Board will meet in regular session at the Chester Township Fire Station, 8552 Parkside Drive, Chester Township.
April 4: “Mission Possible” Dinner/Dance 6:30-10 p.m. All are welcome to join for the 10th anniversary “Mission Possible” dinner and dance at Mayfield Church, 7747 Mayfield Road, Chester Township. Event includes hors d’oeuvres, a full dinner buffet with chicken and vegetarian options, anniversary cake for dessert, music by DJ Joe Marino, a dance contest for those so inclined and other fun activities. Dress is semi formal; jackets for men. Tickets are $35 single, $70 double and $250 for a reserved table of eight. All proceeds benefit the ministries of the Mayfield Church Missions Team. Call 440-729-4006 for more information.
April 6: Chesterland Historical Village Open House 2-4 p.m. The Interurban Museum at the Chesterland Historical Village will be featured at the first open house of the season. The “rails” came to Chester Township in 1899 when the interurban began service. The C & E, called the Maple Leaf Route in Geauga County, was in service until 1925. Conductors will be available to guide through the museum and answer any questions. The original depot at the Scotland General Store, Stop 24A, is located on the village greens. All vintage buildings will be open. Open houses will be held the first Sunday of each month, through October, from 2-4 p.m. The village is located at 780 0 Mayfield Road, Chester Township.
April 11: WG Senior Class Talent Show 7:30 p.m. All are invited to attend the annual “Senior Talent Show” in the West Geauga Middle School gymnasium, 8611 Cedar Road, Chester Township. The graduating 2014 senior class will perform many talents including dancing, singing, original compositions and much more. Tickets are $5 at the door the night of the show for anyone in kindergarten or older. Food and drink available for purchase. Proceeds will be allocated towards the 2014 After Prom.
April 12: Boy Scout Troop 195 Spaghetti Dinner 4:30-7:30 p.m. All are welcome to join at Chesterland Baptist Church, 12670 Chillicothe Road, Chester Township for the 17th annual Boy Scout Troop 195 allyou-can-eat Spaghetti Dinner. Bake sale also available. Tickets available at door for $7 adults, $4 children ages 3-11 and free for ages 2 and under. Call 440-729-3222 for tickets or for more information.
April 24: BPOY Dinner 6 p.m. Date has been changed. A celebratory dinner for the Chesterland Chamber of Commerce Business Person of the Year, John Karlovec, owner of the Chesterland News, Geauga County Maple Leaf and Kirtland Chronicle, will be held at Orchard Hill Party Center, 11414 Caves Road, Chester Township. Guido’s Pizza Haven and Restaurant will be catering the event offering lemon chicken, cavatelli, red and white pizza, beef tenderloin, eggplant roll-ups, green bean almondine, salad, rolls and butter, beer and wine. Cost is $30 per chamber member and $35 for nonmembers. Event is open to the public. Make reservation by mail, accompanied by a check payable to the Chesterland Chamber of Commerce, 8228 Mayfield Road, Suite 4B, Chesterland, OH 44026 or by calling Wendy or Luci at the chamber office, 440-729-7297.
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Field from page 1 The committee knows a turf field is extremely important for several reasons. It would raise community spirit and astly improve safety conditions for students. The current state of the field is littered with holes, filled with rough patches, and is often dangerously slippery and muddy. Recently, the field quality was so bad the marching band had to perform on the track in the fall of 2012, and opposing teams have been known to tape up their ankles extra heavy, knowing the conditions of West G’s field. A new turf field will also help strengthen the athletic programs, which is a core element to the overall student experience and excellence of the school system. It would benefit several sports and activities, such as football, lacrosse, men and women’s soccer, marching band, and even baseball and softball for spring practices. Additionally, it will boost reputation, since West G is one of the only larger schools left in the area that has not converted to turf. Opponents, like Orange, Chagrin Falls, Aurora, Kenston, Chardon and NDCL all have field turf. Since the board’s approval of the field turf committee’s proposal last spring, both the committee and community have been working hard to reach the goal of raising $650,000, which would cover the cost of excavation, the turf itself as well as materials needed to upgrade the track facilities. So far, over $403,000 has been donated, with the aim of raising the total amount by June 10. “We’ve been extremely happy with how support has poured in, both with sponsorships and donations,” Patterson said. “And we’re excited that we are able to use marketing opportunities to promote those who have given.” Superintendent Geoff Palmer also supports the new field. “The turf project is needed for our district because of the constant and ongoing use by the number of students and activities that use our athletic field,” Palmer said. “Our natural grass field really has no time to grow or heal. The committee has been working close with the district, and their efforts have been greatly appreciated throughout the whole process.” The projected length of construction is eight weeks, which would have the field completed by mid-August, right before the upcoming school year begins. Once the turf is implemented, it is set to last for 10 years and a plan has already been created for generating money for
replacement costs through rental opportunities to other organizations, savings on overall maintenance and new sponsorships and marketing opportunities. After the first phase of replacing Howell field with turf, there are plans to raise money for future projects, including updating the baseball and softball fields, outdoor restrooms and practice fields — led by community member Nick Lorenzo. “What’s driving us the most is the pure enthusiasm of the people in general,” he said. This spring is a crucial time, and Patterson is hopeful the community will continue to be as generous with donations as it has this past year to reach the overall goal of $650,000. Business sponsorship and donation levels are under a seven-year contract and include the corresponding benefits: the $25,000 level guarantees a banner on stadium press box, signage on exterior and interior fence, usage of the field at a discounted rate, a half-page ad in each program, Lifetime Platinum Athletic Booster pass for two individuals for all WG sporting events and a minimum of five mentions per game. The $10,000 level guarantees signage on exterior and interior fence, usage of the field at a discounted rate, a quarter page ad in each program, Lifetime Platinum Athletic Booster pass for two individuals for all West G sporting events, and a minimum of two mentions per game. The $5,000 level guarantees signage on interior fence, a membership with Wolverine 100 and inclusion on a permanent donor marker, a business card ad or recognition in program, and Lifetime Platinum Athletic Booster Pass for two individuals for all WG sporting events. On an individual basis, a seven-year contract also exists, and donation levels with corresponding benefits are as follows: the $5,000 level guarantees interior signage, business card ad or recognition in each program, Lifetime Platinum Athletic Booster pass for two individuals for all WG sporting events and inclusion on a permanent donor marker as a member of the Wolverine 100. The $2,500 level guarantees recognition in each program, a Lifetime Platinum Athletic Booster pass for two individuals for all WG sporting events and a commemorative brick. The $1,0 0 0 level guarantees a Lifetime Platinum Athletic Booster pass for one individual for all WG sporting events, recognition in the program for three years and a commemorative brick. The $250 level guarantees a commemorative brick recognizing donation. All donation amounts are welcome. To make a donation, or for any questions, contact Bill Patterson, 440-3365011 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Keith Munich Fights The Fire of His Life By Karen Munich Alam Firefighting ... a way of life for the cherished men in my family. The patriarch of our family ignited the passion for firefighting ... helping others and choosing to risk his life to fight fires, many, many years ago. My dad, Captain Walt Munich, served proudly with the Lyndhurst Fire Department. My eldest brother, Gary, followed dad’s passion and also became a firefighter. He had to retire from the fire department, because of medical concerns several years back and it broke his heart. My second brother, Keith, has been working as a firefighter for almost all of his adult life. In addition to his family, his motorcycle, his friends ... firefighting has been one of the things that defines my brother, Keith. After working his “day job,” he would tirelessly report to his “other job,” firefighting. Over the years, he has served, selflessly and has spent countless hours at the station. The bonds and friendships formed in service to his community have brought him some of his greatest joys and fulfillment. Several weeks ago, the lives of our family and these brave, firefighting men, changed. My brother, Keith, U.S. Navy veteran, father to two beautiful daughters and firefighter, was diagnosed with Stage 4, Small Cell Carcinoma of the Lung with metastasis. There have been a lot of tears, a lot of prayers and a lot of love floating around us these days. And of course, if you know the Munich family, a lot of humor, laughter, reminiscing and maybe even a dirty joke or two.
The outpouring of love and support from Keith’s surrogate family, the Mentor-on-the-Lake Fire Department has been overwhelming. Keith has always been a popular guy, but the last few weeks have been truly amazing. Keith’s diagnosis has been a catalyst for change in our lives. Many things that we knew as normal will not be the same again. My brother, Gary, as of last week, retired from his job at East Ohio Gas and will be moving in with Keith to give him support and assistance. My two brothers are really excited about this opportunity to live together again under the same roof, but, watch out ladies. Please join the Mentor-on-the-Lake Fire Department and our family as we demonstrate our support for Keith in “fighting the fire of his life.” He will be battling hard and will be incurring a lot of medical expenses. The department will be offering Tshirts with Keith’s number and cancer ribbon displayed in it’s fundraising effort to help support him. To order T-shirts, contact Dustin Langford, 440-477-9949, or Ray Paduano, 440-622-1574. The cost will be two shirts for $25. To send a donation, make checks payable to Mentor on the Lake Fire Department, 5680 Andrews Road, Mentor, OH 44060, Firefighter Benefit Fund. All proceeds will be utilized to help defray the costs and expenses of their fellow firefighter, Keith Munich. Keith tells us all that he has many more miles to ride on his motorcycle and many more sunsets to see. Thank you for your love, support and prayers.
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West Geauga Schools’ Lindsey and Westwood elementary schools’ fifth-grade band students performed their first concert at West Geauga Middle School on March 18.
St. Anselm St. Anselm student Ava Thomas received an invitation to join the president and CEO of the Great Lakes Science Center in introducing one of Thomas the films at the Cleveland International Film Festival March 28. As a partner and supporter of the Film Festival, the Science Center is sponsoring a film called “Slingshot,” which is a documentary about an inventor, who is currently trying to invent a purification system for water. Ava was asked to help introduce the movie at the festival due to her interest in the world-wide water crisis as displayed during NEOSEF.
Notre Dame Elementary School students in Julie Amantea’s first-grade class learn how to spell using the ActivBoards and the Spelling City website. This helps reinforce spelling patterns with the weekly spelling words and engages the children with the use of technology. Each classroom at NDES is fully equipped with ActivBoards and iPads. Pictured is Addison Bezdek.
The 3-year-old class at St. Anselm preschool wrapped up their March Artist Study of Michelangelo. Students recreated masterpieces such as the statue of David (using model magic) and the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel by coloring and painting while lying under our work tables.
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Purchase books to put in Easter baskets. Clifford will be present each day with the preschool director, Virginia Burke, so be sure to visit with children ages 3-5. If you enroll your child in preschool for the fall during the book fair, the $40 registration fee will be waived. Call 440-729-1668 for more information.
April 9-16, 9 a.m. to noon Come and meet Clifford the Big Red Dog at the scholastic book fair and St. Mark Preschool open house at St. Mark Lutheran Church, 1190 0 Chillicothe Road, Chester Township.
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New WG Track Storage Building The West Geauga Athletic Boosters and the West Geauga High School track team are proud to announce the construction of a new track team storage building. Construction will begin June 2014. The project will benefit the middle school and high school track teams. The track team fundraiser is an aluminum can drive held from 8 a.m. to noon June 7.
The West Geauga community is asked to drop off cans at the north end zone concession stand (middle school parking lot). Donations for the building construction can also be made to the West Geauga Athletic Boosters, P.O. Box 506, Chesterland, Ohio 44026. Call Eric Melkerson (secretary WGAB) at 440-799-9223 or email email@example.com, for more information.
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During spring break, Giovanni Luciano, seventh-grader at West Geauga Middle School, took second place at the Ohio Way State Tournament on March 22 at Tiffin University, Division IV, 95 pounds. Giovanni is a 4.0 student who wrestles and plays baseball.
Listed are public meetings and executive sessions in the county for the coming week, unless otherwise noted. These meeting notices are NOT legal notices. Chester Township: April 2, 7 p.m., Zoning Commission; April 3, 7 p.m., Board of Trustees. All meetings are held at the Township Hall, 1270 1 Chillicothe Road, unless otherwise noted.
Munson Township: April 8, 6:30 p.m. Board of Trustees, 6:30 p.m. - Park & Recreation Board. All meetings are held at Township Hall, 12210 Auburn Road, unless otherwise noted. Russell Township: April 2, 1 p.m., Board of Trustees; April 7, 7 p.m., Board of Zoning Appeals. All meetings are held at FireRescue Station, 14810 Chillicothe Road, unless otherwise noted.
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Wolverines Baseball is Ready for Spring Season By Jamie Ward It was supposed to be spring break, but it was just another week off school for the Wolverines baseball team. “Bad throws, bad feet,” said Phil Byron, the team’s manager in his third season as he hit infield practice. “Our feet are locked in the mud.” Of course mud is wishful thinking as baseballs carromed off the auxillary gym walls and floor, meant for dribbling basketballs, not field groundballs. Mud would be a welcome surface for a team that has been outside just one time since its season began. Yet the Wolverines have plenty to be excited about, with 41 players in the program and three high school teams, freshmen, JV and varsity. Five seniors graduated, yet the team returns a majority of its starters. “We have a good group coming back,” Byron says. He has a particular affinity for this senior group. He has coached most of them since they were 10 years old, on a traveling team. It is his son Matt’s senior year. There are eight seniors on this team. “He’s more like a dad than a coach,” said Mike Koller, a three-year starter who will play right field and bat third. “We do a lot more things outside of baseball than I would with a normal coach. “We’ve been playing with each other forever,” added Ross Clark, the team’s catcher. “(Coach Byron) just knows all
The Wolverines set to break before a cage scrimmage with Holy Name. The Wolverines look to build on last seaon’s 14 wins.
of us and knows where to put us.” “It’s really nice playing with all these guys,” Matt Byron said. “Playing with for that long, we go to each other’s house, we go to out to eat after every single practice. Even during conditioning we’re laughing the whole time. So I’m really excited for the season.” “He wants to win for us,” said Koller. “And we want to win for him. It’s pretty special.” The outfield will go Joe Centrackio, Mike Bielek and Koller from left to right. But sophomore Carmen Engoglia and senior Nate Ickes look to be in the mix and challenge for outfield player
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Senior catcher Ross Clark looks over during a cage scrimmage with Holy Name. Clark, like his teammates, can’t wait for the weather to break and get outside.
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from the bench. “Sometimes I didn’t want to go to the games because I’d just sit there the whole time,” he said. Ross Clark brings experience to the catching position, which will be important for an unproven pitching staff. Clark is very optimistic about the staff. “It’s going to be great,” Clark said. “We don’t have a tip-top guy, but we have a bunch of guys. We have some depth.” “He’s great behind the plate,” his coach said. That depth includes about seven or eight arms that will start and throw from the bullpen. “We’re deeper in pitching than we
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have been in quite some time,” coach Byron said. “We have good arms. I don’t think anyone is overly exceptional. But we have a lot of variety of arms — guys that cam mix up pitches and make pitches.” Matt Byron will likely be the team’s first league-game starter. With Snyder pitching the second CVC game. League games are played back-to-back on Mondays and Tuesdays, typically. Monaco, Mazzurco, Gino Bertolone and Nate Nozling, a sophomore, round out the varsity rotation. The coach has high expecations from the young Nozling. Relief will come from Nate Ickes, Drake Force, Engoglia and Koller. The Wolverines turned a corner last year under Byron. After nine wins his first year, the team finished 14-9 last season. Both years the team finished third in the CVC with a 5-5 record, a solid showing in a solid conference. “If our health stays intact I think we’ll be pretty good,” Byron said. “I think we can improve on last year.” Yet it’s clear West Geauga will start a step behind much of its competition, given Mother Nature’s hold on winter. “It’s hard to get reps in,” said Koller. “It’s not as easy to get the same reps indoors, especially for outfielders.”
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Chester Township Senior Trash Pickup Day April 14-16 The Chester Township Trustees and road department are joining forces with the Geauga County Department on Aging for the 2014 Chester Township Senior Trash Pick-Up Day. To sign up for the pick-up, you must be 60 years of age or older, live in Chester Township and be registered with the DOA. The Chester Township road crew and the DOA will pick up refuse from the senior’s home. No liquids, paint or other hazardous materials, construction debris,
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Storytimes Sign up now for the spring session, which began the week of March 17. Babytime: Wednesdays, 9:30 a.m. or 10:30 a.m; Thursdays, 10 a.m. Birth to age 2 with caregiver. Toddler: Mondays, 6:30 p.m.; Tuesdays, 9:30 a.m. or 10:30 a.m. Birth to age 2 with caregiver. Preschool: Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m.; Wednesdays, 9:30 a.m. or 2 p.m. Ages 3-5. Trailblazers: Mondays, 6:30 p.m. Kindergarten through second grade.
Take Me Out to the Ballgame April 6, 2 p.m. Celebrate the opening of baseball season with facts, trivia and games, along with snacks. Program designed for youth.
Look, Lunch and Listen April 9, noon The Geauga West Friends of the Library kick off the spring “Look, Lunch and Listen” series with a fun look at fashion from Victorian times to the pres-
rocks, yard waste or household garbage will be accepted. Four tires off the rim and appliances (with Freon removed) accepted. All material should be consolidated in strong boxes and items should be kept dry (tarped) if possible. Only 10 household items per home and trash should be from the registered senior’s household only. Items for pickup should be placed outside of home or garage, not curbside, by April 14. If assistance is needed, let the DOA know when registering. The senior or someone 18 years or older that is appointed by senior, must be home on the day of the pick-up and sign a release for the items that will be picked up. The April clean-up is on a first-come, first-serve basis and the number of senior residents who can be served is limited. Call the DOA, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays, 440-279-2130; 440-564-7131,
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WG Senior Citizens Recognition Dinner May 7, 4:30 p.m. The 24th annual West Geauga Senior Citizens Recognition Dinner will be held in the West Geauga High School Cafeteria, 1340 1 Chillicothe Road, Chester Township. Sponsored by West Geauga Schools and the Rotary Club of Chesterland, the evening promises to be enjoyable and entertaining. Payment of $5 per person will be collected at the door. Call the West Geauga Board of Education office, 440-729-6812 by May 1 for reservations or more information. Additional information can be found at www.westg.org. databases and staff. Program designed for adults.
ent day with Stacie Murry, who brings fashion to life with her collection of period clothing. Bring lunch; coffee provided. Come Wednesdays in April for a different and entertaining program each week. All are welcome.
April 26, 6 p.m. Bring own scrapbook materials and crop ‘til you drop. Program designed for adults.
April 10, 7 p.m. Warm evening rains draw salamanders, frogs and toads out of hibernation to begin their annual courtship. The Geauga Park District will be there to help students in kindergarten through fifth grade discover habits and habitats, adaptations and life cycles. Program designed for youth.
Volunteers from the American Association of Retired Persons will be on hand to help file 2013 federal and state taxes. Thursday appointments, 9:30 a.m. to 3:45 p.m., will be available and registration is required. Bring a copy of 2012 tax returns, all 2013 forms received, proof of identity and Social Security card. Call for an appointment.
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Book Discussion April 16, noon Bob Grau, author of “Five Million Steps: Thru Hiking the Appalachian Trail,” discusses his 170-day hike covering 14 states and 270 mountains. This event will be held in the Ekyn Room at the library. Bring lunch; coffee provided. The program is free and open to the public and sponsored by the Geauga West Friends of the Library.
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On March 15, Chester Township Trustees held a special meeting. The primary purpose of the meeting was to review and discuss changes to each department’s 2014 budget, which resulted from public work sessions over the past six weeks. Outputs from this meeting were used to finalize the 2014 appropriations for presentation to the board at the March 20 public meeting. After some discussion, the board, by majority vote, decided not to continue membership in the Chagrin River Watershed Partners. Other business included approval of a truck repair and weed control on two township-owned ponds that are a water supply for the township’s fire department. On March 20, the board held a regular public meeting. At the start of the meeting, Sheriff Dan McClelland gave a presentation on what services the Geauga County Sheriff’s Office, in conjunction with the Lake County Sheriff’s Office, can provide Chester Township. These services include hostage negotiations, SWAT and canine bomb detection. This information is being used to decide whether Chester Township should continue membership in the Valley Enforcement Group at an annual membership cost of about $7,0 0 0 to Chester Township. Each department head provided a
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summary of budget changes and highlights with respect to major line items of their budgets. For each department, salaries are the major expense. 2014 worker’s compensation costs for the township increased approximately 80 percent versus 2013, to about $93,000. Because of injury history, Chester Township is no longer in a group rating program and therefore its worker’s compensation costs have risen dramatically. Workplace safety is expected to be a major focus in 2014 and future years. Police Chief Mark Purchase explained some adjustments (reductions) to salaries with a focus on controlling overtime. His goal is to have 2014 actual expenditures come within 95 percent of 2014 appropriations. The fire department 2014 appropriations are slightly less than 2013, in part, because there is one less pay period in 2014 than 2013. Fire Chief John Wargelin explained some expenditures, including refurbishment of an EMS squad and water chute repairs for the tanker are being paid for from the EMS fund which are nonlevied dollars collected from insurance company billings for EMS services provided. EMS billing generated about $237,000 in revenue in 2013. Road Superintendent Rob Pealer provided a pamphlet summarizing the
Officers responded to Giant Eagle for a reported shoplifter. Officers arrived on scene and met with the manager and suspect.
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CAR ACCIDENT Officers were dispatched to a one-car injury accident in the area of Cedar Road and Green Drive. Chester EMS arrived on scene and driver signed off needing transport. Officers discovered driver had a suspended license and issued a citation and court date. Vehicle was towed from scene, nothing further.
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April 5, 7:30-10 p.m. Sunnybrook Preserve Open to anyone with an interest in astronomy. Business meeting will be followed by monthly observation report, educational program and night sky viewing when clear. Learn more at www.chagrinvalleyastronomy.org.
Shutterbugs Camera Club April 3, 7-9 p.m. The West Woods It’s Competition Night and the category is Photographer’s Choice, one black and white and one color. See “Things to Do” on the website for details.
Early Birds at LaDue April 6, 9-10:30 a.m. LaDue Reservoir A bird outing for early spring migrants, briefly afoot at LaDue marina, then carpooling along the reservoir, pausing to use spotting scopes to view Common Loons, Bald Eagles, ducks and other migrants. Meet at the marina parking area at Valley and Washington streets, east of state Route 44.
Sky Dance: Courtship Takes Flight April 4, 7:30-8:30 p.m. Frohring Meadows A behind-the-bushes look at the courtship antics of the American Woodcock, highlighted by an amazing aerial ballet with “wing song” followed by a careening descent. Partially wheelchair/stroller accessible.
The Sky Tonight Planetarium Show April 6, 2-3 p.m. Observatory Park Join for a planetarium preview of what to look for in the sky this week. Learn how to participate in the Globe at Night program, a worldwide science project to measure light pollution.
Hunter Education Course April 5 & 12, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Big Creek Park A fun and interactive two-day course for those interested in obtaining their first hunting license. Course covers firearm safety, archery, ammunition, hunter safety, ethics and conservation. Students must attend both days to obtain certificate. Register at www2.ohiodnr.gov. Registration required.
Geauga Walkers April 8, 1-2:30 p.m. Bessie Benner Metzenbaum Park Join other active seniors on weekly hikes in Geauga County and the surrounding area. Hikes are typically 1 to 1 1/2 miles long and held year-round, but will be canceled if the temperature is 20 degrees or lower. A naturalist leads hikes scheduled in Park District parks. Call Geauga Senior Center for full schedule, 440-279-2137.
Nature Trek Fitness Hike April 5, 2-3:30 p.m. The West Woods Burn off those calories on this fitness hike along The West Woods’ beautiful trails. Hikers need the ability to walk at least 1.5 miles with some hills, rain or shine. Dress for weather and bring water.
roads, which in the long term is more cost-effective than resurfacing. For 2014, trustees are appropriating $170,000 from the general fund along with two of the townships three available inside-mils to help support the road department’s 2014 plan. Several minor adjustments were made and the board unanimously voted to approve 2014 appropriations in the amount of $5.9 million, which is a 4 percent decrease over 2013 actual expenditures. Submitted by Chester Township Officials
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APRIL 5 • 5:30 PM. LARGE ANTIQUE & COLLECTIBLE AUCTION 75 + Pc’s of Oak Vic't, Mahog. & Wicker Furniture 1870’s thru 1980’s, Fine Porcelains, 30+ Gold Rings, 200+ Cup & Saucer Collection, Artwork, Great Collectibles, Griswold, Fiesta, Skillets, etc. WELL WORTH THE DRIVE, EFFORT OR PHONE CALL. 15% BUYERS PREMIUM
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
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Family Storytime Wednesdays, 10-10:30 a.m. Join for a program of rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories for children not yet in kindergarten.
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Gates Mills Library is at 1491 Chagrin River Road. For more information on these programs or to register, call 440423-4808, or register in person.
Baby & Me/Toddler Storytime Thursdays, 10-10:30 a.m. Join for a program of rhymes, songs, fingerplays and books for babies from birth through 35 months old and caregivers.
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Sa ve 50 - 75 %
CALL TODAY FOR A FREE ESTIMATE 216-752-5225 www.A1levelingcleveland.com
April 4, 10-11 a.m. Children will be dazzled and entertained as they interact with our â€œmad scientists.â€? Foggy dry ice storms, giant beach balls floating in the air and even a special mad science â€œburpâ€? potion will amaze children as they learn about chemical reactions, air pressure and the states of matter. Registration required.
Book Discussion April 9, 7:30-8:30 p.m. Join for a discussion of â€œSomeone,â€? by Alice McDermott.
Following is a list of real estate transfers for Chester, Munson and Russell townships for the week ending March 21, provided by the Geauga County Auditorâ€™s Office. Transfers may involve sale of land only.
JEWELRY DESIGN & FABRICATION
24 Hr. Hotline 1-800-550-4900 www.birthright.org
Amelia J. Fratcher, 12080 Bardwell Drive, to Christopher John Daley, $105,900. (1.26 acres)
~ warm, caring, easy to talk with ~ free pregnancy testing ~ maternity/childrenâ€™s clothing
MUNSON TOWNSHIP Robert W. Antalik, 10431 Meadowhurst Lane (s/l 64), to Daniel P. and Fay A. Evans, $165,000. (1.50 acres) Bank of New York, 10923 Bridle Trail, to Marcus S. Vail, $163,900. (2.91 acres)
CHARDON SQUARE 129 Main Street 440-286-9711 toll free 866-230-9711 Birthright is a free & confidential crisis pregnancy center ~ We Care about You ~
IMPERIAL CATERING SERVICE, INC. AT
West Geauga Plaza â€˘ Chesterland
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Le nt en F ish Fr y ! 4:30-7:30 pm St a r ting Friday, Marc h 7t h HELD EACH FRIDAY THROUGH APRIL 18TH
10 per per person person
Discounts for Seniors & Small Frys! TAKE-OUT AVAILABLE!
the price of a
FISH FRY per person, up to a maximum of $5 per party. With this coupon only. Exp. April 18, 2014.
9270 CHILLICOTHE ROAD, KIRTLAND OH 44094 WWW.KIRTLANDERPARTYCENTER.COM
W WIN IN T THIS HIS BUILDING! BUILDING!
Sandra OConner and Susan Hageman
Give us a call! (216) 598-2906 / (440) 479-7533 CHARDON â€˘ OPENLEROY SUN. (-19-14) 1-3pm
8311 Rustic Dr. The moment you walk into the foyer the oversize windows and open floor plan invite you in! 3 bdrms, 2.5 baths, 1st flr laundry rm. Fam rm w/gas fireplace. Basement media/game rm. $214,900.
To see these great homes: www.sandraoconner.howardhanna.com
CHARDON â€˘ OPEN SUN. 1-3
154 Pine Hollow Cir. Beautiful and Inviting! 4 bdrms, 3 full baths beautiful hardwoods thruout, airy deck, just steps off the kitchen. finished walkout basement with kitchenette and full bath. $285,000.
The Oâ€™Conner Corner
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY Serious Retirement Impact. Do you have 10 hours a week to make productive? Build your future by operating a mini-office outlet from your home computer. Free online training and support. www.GoodMorningFreedom.com.
CARS & TRUCKS 2008 Chevy Avalanche: black, LT3, 65,000 miles, heated leather, sunroof, 6-disc CD/MP3, new brakes- 2012. GM serviced. $25,000. 440-552-6996.
FOR RENT Dump trailer rental. Pick up and delivery. Call 440-668-2889 for details.
FOR SALE Cemetery Plot: Western Reserve (ChesTary). Your pick, your choice. $500. 216-214-4979. Car Tipper: (tips cars on its side) Easy way to work. $500. 216-214-4979. Remote control gas car. $300 or best offer. Brian, 440-478-9061. Remote control gas boat. #250 or best offer. Brian, 440-478-9061. Lifestyler Fitness Trainer Treadmill. Asking $150. 440-479-5455. 2 cemetery lots, $750 each. Western Reserve Memorial Gardens. Jackie, 704-463-0302. Wedding Gown: Michelangelo from David’s Bridal. Size 10-12, ivory, beaded, strapless bodice, pearl cutwork skirt. Beautiful train, full slip. Very pretty. $200 OBO. 440-669-1671. Generator: Coleman, 400 watt. Steel bench with vice. Drill press. Table Saw. 440-256-1107.
Housecleaning: I clean homes for Christian families. $95/ 440-853-8034
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Gertie the Grammarian, a-k-a Linda Durnbaugh, for proofreading, editing & writing guidance. Write what you mean with no grammar fear. firstname.lastname@example.org. 440-256-3062.
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Housekeeping service provided by trustworthy, responsible, thorough and experienced woman. Excellent references. 216-246-4948. Amish girl looking for housecleaning jobs. Weekly/ bi-weekly. Has experience, 440-632-9665.
SATURN CARS We buy, sell and service Saturns. Call The Saturn Guys, 440-342-4087.
SERVICES Offering special discounts for interior and exterior painting and staining this season. 15 years experience. Professional and insured. Call Dan, 440-342-4552. Music Lessons: guitar- beginning to advanced. Rock, jazz, classical. All band instruments. Drums (winter/ spring road lessons). Consignments, repairs, sales. 440-221-2274.
1000+ guns in stock. Big variety of ammo. Ohio Supply & Tool, 125 State Street. Wadsworth, Ohio, 330-335-1506. Roofing, side jobs. Raymond, 440-6221543; Robbie, 440-637-6303.
WANTED Wanted: Vintage Stanley woodworking planes, hand tools and machinist tools. Will pay reasonable prices Call Karl, 440-812-3392. Wanted: cars, trucks, snowplows, farm equipment. Running or not. 440-392-7372.
Pressure washing, deck re-finishing. 440-342-4552.
Wanted: riding mowers, four wheelers, snowmobiles, farm tractors, construction equipment. Paying cash. 440-392-7372.
Complete Tree service, mowing and lawn care. Reasonable and dependable. 440-729-9400.
Plumbing: Professional, affordable, reliable. Water heaters, toilets, faucets, drain cleaning. 440-537-6045 or 440-285-0800.
REAL ESTATE – FOR SALE Kirtland: Brick ranch. 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths. City water and sewers. Park-like yard. Call for details. 440256-2304.
Angelo J. Marrali Sales Partner to John DeSantis Mega Million Dollar Producer Howard Hanna Real Estate Services
REAL ESTATE – FOR RENT Chesterland: For lease- up to 1600 sq. ft. can be used as office space or kitchen. Great rates. Please call 440557-5045 for more information. Chesterland: Second floor, 2 bedroom with den, 1 bath, gas heat & electricity. Credit & background check. $800/ month. 216-789-8076.
CHESTERLAND from $650 to $700, plus Deposit
Experienced Amish girl looking for cleaning job. Has references. 440-313-7370.
WANTED TO BUY
Yard and storm damage clean-up, down tree removal and brush chipping. Call 440-729-9400. Carpenter: 30 years experience. Kitchen, decks, finish work, doors, storm doors, small jobs also. 440-729-8157.
If you need to have a moving sale, estate sale or garage sale, call Kathy Willis at 440-729-2790 for assistance. Experienced. References available. We are now doing partial estate buyouts. Wanted: Grandma’s costume jewelry, compacts, perfume, linens, knickknacks. Grandpa’s toys, trains, coins, bottles and fishing lures. Also buying misc. collections and estates. 440-338-5942.
Fluid Film Undercoating and Rust Preventative. $125 Truck, add $25 for Plow, $100 car. Nights and weekends. Brian, 440-668-6164, by appointment.
Joe Eicher doing roofing, siding, plumbing, church steeples, decks, gutters, clean-out houses. You name it, we do it! Insured. 440-813-4272. Free removal of scrap metal and appliances. 440-342-4552.
driveways, patios, etc.
steps, chimneys, tuck-pointing 00 starting at $149
interior/exterior 30 years experience
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
HELP WANTED Help Wanted! Two Men and a Truck Moving and Storage is hiring movers and drivers. No CDL required. Must be drug free with reliable transportation. We offer great pay as well as benefits after 90 days. Motivated applicants can apply in person 8-4 M-F at 1420 Lloyd Road, Wickliffe, OH 44092. Be the difference. Would you like a rewarding job where you can be the difference in someone’s life? We are looking for caring and dependable individuals who desire to provide inhome care to the elderly. Experience or STNA preferred. All hours available. $10-$12/hr. Geauga, Eastern Cuyahoga & Northern Portage counties. Come be a part of something special. Questions? 440-337-4755; Apply online at www.cherishedagency.com. Free Jazzercise classes in exchange for babysitting one morning a week at our fitness center. Call 440-729-3476 or 440-729-2706.
LANDSCAPING Full time with overtime, must have verifiable experience operating commercial lawn equipment. Dependability a MUST! Season end bonus. Valid drivers license and dependable transportation to Mayfield Heights.
Help Wanted: The Chester Township Board of Trustees will be accepting employment applications until April 11, 2014, for a seasonal employee position. Applications may be picked up and submitted at the Chester Town-ship Offices located at 12701 Chil-licothe Road between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. The position will require the employee to work for the Chester Township Road Department. The applicant should possess knowledge and skill in the areas of landscaping and grounds and facilities maintenance. Some of the required duties include mulching, tree trimming, mowing and trimming, road flagger, cleaning and maintaining public restrooms, emptying trash receptacles, and performing general maintenance on park facilities such as playground equipment. Knowledge and skill in the use of the hand tools and motorized equipment used for landscaping and grounds maintenance is preferred. Applicants must be a minimum of 18 years old and have a valid State of Ohio driver’s license. A preemployment drug screen will be required prior to employment. The minimum-starting wage will be $11.00 per hour. If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact the Chester Township Road Superintendent at 440-729-9110. Chester Township is an equal opportunity employer. Restore Associate/Pick-up Specialist. Geauga County Habitat for Humanity Restore is looking for a hardworking, motivated part time employee. This person must be able to provide excellent customer service. Primary duties include picking up donations, loading and unloading donations and helping customers. Must be able to lift 50 plus pounds frequently. Please submit resumes to email@example.com. For questions call 440-564-7475.
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CURRENT POSITIONS AVAILABLE: 1. YARD MAN FOR A SCRAP YARD in Willoughby & Cleveland 2. LANDSCAPERS to mow grass, plant flowers & shrubs 3. INJECTION MOLDERS & PARTS FINISHERS, ASSEMBLERS in Mentor 4. SHIPPING & RECEIVING, TOWMOTOR POSITIONS in Macedonia & Twinsburg -- $10-14/hr. 5. GENERAL LABOR POSITIONS at a national food distributor in Solon -- temporary to permanent 1st, 2nd & 3rd shifts
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LAND MANAGEMENT Complete Tree Service MOWING & LAWN CARE SPRING CLEANUPS FERTILIZING BRUSH CHIPPING BRUSH HOGGING STUMP GRINDING HARDSCAPE DRAINAGE WATERPROOFING POND INSTALLATION
440-729-9400 Yard & Storm Damage Cleanup INSURED • REFERENCES AVAILABLE
Asphalt Sealing Hot Crack Filling • Patching Call Nick • 440-786-1375
This space is for your classified 440-729-7667
C A S H FOR USED CARS TRUCKS • COMMERCIAL TRUCKS • DUMP TRUCKS BUSES • CONSTRUCTION OR FARM EQUIPMENT TRACTORS - FARM OR LAWN
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Landscape & Tree Work Spring Cleanups Mulching • Gutter Cleaning
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Published on Apr 2, 2014