Headlines for November 10, 2014

Conneaut Schools merger saves more than $4 million
Written by David Schaef

The Conneaut School District merger and re-organization of its schools has saved the district over $4 million and kept programs and offerings intact it was noted at the Conneaut School Board of Education work session held Wednesday, Nov. 5, at the Alice L. Schafer School Annex.

That information followed up on the school district’s yearly audit shared last month by district auditors who noted the district was in compliance with the various financial procedures.

The audit review, as given by school district business manager Kara Onorato, showed the district had revenues of $35,932.,88 with expenditures of $34,902,912, less change in inventories and grants of $11,555.

The difference between revenues and spending allowed the district to increase its fund balance by $1,041,331 for the 2013 - 2014 school year just ended.

Read more in this weeks issue.


Summit Township leaders appoint Lud Zarembinski to supervisor’s post
Written by Roseanne Staab

Summit Township supervisors held their November public meeting with Supervisors Bill Agnew and Jerauld Smith answering to roll call. Secretary Cindy McCoy took the minutes and there were 8 citizens present.

After saluting the American Flag, the October meeting minutes were approved by unanimous vote.

Following that, Supervisor Bill Agnew announced that Ludwig J. Zarembinski would be appointed to fill the Supervisor’s seat vacated last month by Harry McGrath.

Solicitor William Walker performed the swearing-in ceremony with Zarembinski taking the oath and immediately taking the seat in which he will serve through December of 2015.

Read more in this weeks issue.

For additional details about these stories , as well as the headlines noted below, please purchase a Monday, Nov. 10, newspaper at area locations or a digital download of the paper.

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