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James A. Garfield Historical Site, a national treasure in our own backyard
BY GREG GOTH
"I have lived in the area since February 2012 and have driven down Mentor Avenue many times
without really considering the majestic house that sits on the large lot at 8095 Mentor Ave. This is surprising because deep down I am a history buff; I have a picture of my 1 year old son at Gen Patton's grave and I once took my pregnant wife on a tour of the Verdun battlefield in France - that was not a good idea. That all changed when I was asked by Tim Shirer the Publisher of the Lake County Sentinel to accompany him on a tour of the President Garfield Historical Site to take pictures with him for an article. Click here for the whole story
Brown demonstrates Fentanyl detection device for law enforcement
(WASHINGTON, DC) – U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) today met with the Ohio Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association to mark National Police Week. During the meeting, Brown arranged for the officers to receive a demonstration of the high-tech screening devices that local law enforcement would get under his Providing Officers with Electronic Resources (POWER) Act. Brown discussed his bipartisan bill, which would help Ohio law enforcement officers better detect fentanyl, protect themselves from accidental overdoses, and investigate drug crimes. Click here for the whole story
Brown applauds U.S. crackdown on China's cheating
(WASHINGTON, DC) – U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) today applauded the Trump administration for taking steps to crack down on China's unfair trade practices. Brown met with the President's top trade official, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer this week, and the Senator has called on the President to take action on China since he first spoke with the President's trade team just days after the election.
Brown supports today's tariffs as one important tool to hold China accountable. And the Senator is continuing to offer the Administration long-term solutions to address the root causes of the trade imbalance and put a stop to China's cheating. Brown wrote to the President last month urging him to stand firm against China in ongoing negotiations and offering solutions, including: Click here for the whole story
The Chardon Community Action Team (CCAT) is pleased to announce that we have awarded scholarships to Chardon graduates Ella Brickman, Tyler Mothersbaugh, Jennifer Vandenberg.
Chardon Community Action team awards 2018 Scholarships
CCAT works in our community to reduce the use of alcohol, tobacco, and drugs among our youth through education and drug free activities. Click here for the whole story