Headlines for Feb. 23, 2015

School board has five openings in elections
Written by David Schaef

Five positions are up for election on the Conneaut School Board this election season with now the time for any interested and qualified to be collecting names on petitions with deadline to get on the Spring Elections to be held in May set for March 10.

In Region 1, the borough of Linesville, and the townships of Beaver, Conneaut, North Shenango, Pine, and West Fallowfield, two seats are up for 4-year terms, those two currently held by Kathy Klink and Brian Boyce. Klink has indicated she will seek election.

Klink is currently serving an appointment.

In Region 2, the boroughs of Conneautville and Springboro, and the townships of Spring, Summerhill, and Summit, the seat currently held by Cheryl Krachkowski, is up for election. She has expressed interest in seeking election.

Read more in this weeks issue.


CLMS Red Hot Readers honored at breakfast
Written by David Schaef

Conneaut Lake - Conneaut Lake Middle School students, along with their parents, attended a Breakfast of Champions for Red Hot Readers in the school cafeteria from 7-8 am on February 12, 2015.

Students who reached significant reading milestones were honored at the event. The CLMS teachers and staff who daily cheer on these readers also attended.

Playing up the Valentine’s Day holiday, the theme for this year’s breakfast was “Reading is the Heart of Learning.”

Nutrition, Inc. served a special hot breakfast of French toast with strawberries, whipped cream, and syrup, sausage, and heart-shaped donuts to the 168 guests. Parents in attendance shared on heart-shaped Post-it notes “Parent to Parent Reading Tips” as well as titles of “Beloved Books” from their childhood years.

Read more in this weeks issue.

For additional details about these stories , as well as the headlines noted below, please purchase a Monday, Feb. 23, newspaper at area locations or a digital download of the paper.

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  • CL boro council hears more on beautification plan