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13-year periodical cicadas ending their run in Clermont County

Clermont County Park District Director Chris Clingman didn’t have to look far when 13-year periodical cicadas began to emerge mid-May from their underground nests. The trees in his yard were full of them. In 2001, when he and his wife, Suzanne, had just begun to work as caretakers at Crooked Run Nature Preserve near Chilo, [ Read More ]

Grant Career Center holds Summer Career Experience

On June 4 and 5, 64 eighth and ninth grade students joined the staff at Grant Career Center for a fun, activity-filled Summer Career Experience. The Summer Career Experience was open to all students finishing the eighth or ninth grade from Bethel-Tate, Felicity-Franklin, New Richmond, and Williamsburg school districts. Students arrived early and were ready [ Read More ]

Cooking class to be held at Living Spaces Custom Designs in Batavia

Living Spaces Custom Designs in Batavia will host a “Beat the Heat” Cooking Class with Chef Jaime Carmody from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 9. The class will feature Watermelon Gazpacho with Crab, Summer Squash Ribbon Salad, Caprese Salad Skewers, Chilled Poached Salmon with Dill Sauce, and Chocolate Mousse with Vodka Macerated Berries. An [ Read More ]

Clermont County Democratic Party reorganizes

The Clermont County Democratic Party met on Saturday, June 7 to reorganize and elect officers and members of their Executive Committee. The former chairman, David Lane stepped down after ten years of leadership. Raymond W. Lembke, a Clermont County resident and attorney, who has practiced law in Cincinnati for 30 years, was elected as the [ Read More ]

Grant Career Center adult students are ready to begin new careers

Six adult students recently graduated from their nine-month Computerized Business and Medical Applications program at Grant Career Center to begin new careers.   Under the guidance of instructor Kim Caudill, the students prepared for positions as administrative assistants, receptionists, medical and dental record clerks, or a myriad of other office positions where their new skills [ Read More ]

CASA for Clermont Kids holds annual Spring Gala

CASA for Clermont Kids held its annual Spring Gala Friday April 25 at Receptions in Eastgate. More than $41,000 was raised to provide advocates for the abused and neglected children of Clermont County. This year the emcee of the event was Bob Herzog, Reporter/Anchor at Channel 12, who brought much energy and laughter to the [ Read More ]

Mercy Clermont names Physicians Scholarship recipients

Mercy Health, which provides quality care with compassion in your neighborhood through its network of care, announces that it has awarded a number of scholarships to help talented students embark on their college careers. Kari Anne Horn is a graduate of Goshen High School. Her guidance counselor is Marilyn Meyer. Kari is heavily involved in [ Read More ]

Batavia Theatre Project announces summer season

The Batavia Theatre Project has announced its inaugural summer season. The season will open Aug. 1 with William Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” in Sycamore Park, followed by “Batavia’s Bicentennial: A Dramatic Retelling of Our Village’s History” and Thornton Wilder’s “Our Town,” to run in conjunction with the village bicentennial. Productions run through Aug. 24 [ Read More ]

Chautauqua to be hosted in village of New Richmond

New Richmond has been selected as one of four Ohio communities to host Ohio Chautauqua’s “Journey Stories” as part of the array of exciting events and activities for the village’s bicentennial celebration in 2014. The signature red and white tent of Ohio Chautauqua will be coming to New Richmond July 1 through July 5, 2014, [ Read More ]

Local student musician earns gold medal

By Kristin Rover Sun staff Joshua Siderits, of Pierce Township, has been playing the guitar since he was 3 years old and while he is only 10 years old now, his years of practice have already earned him a National Gold Medal from the Royal Conservatory of Music, a music education institution in Canada. A [ Read More ]


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