Rumpke has made plans to automate the Amelia village trash program. It was announced in council chambers at the Aug. 21 meeting that Rumpke will be giving every Amelia resident a new 96 gallon trash can as part of the new system that will make garbage pick-up easier and more cost effective.
The 7th annual Clermont Senior Services Art, Antiques, and Collectibles Auction will be held at Eastgate Receptions Sep. 8. According to Executive Director George Brown, last year the auction raised more than $30,000 to support the work of Clermont Senior Services.
Folks looking for the best in local food and entertainment will find just that and more at the Taste of Clermont, coming to downtown Batavia Sept. 8-10. The Taste, to be held from 6 – 11 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. – 11 p.m. Saturday, and 12 – 6 p.m. Sunday, will feature returning restaurants as well as several new participants.
The Union Township Police Department is working to revive an old outreach program in the hopes of creating a better working relationship with the people it serves.
Everyone is acquainted with the idea of overcoming adversity. However, it can mean different things for different people. One Bethel woman is not only familiar with the struggle of overcoming adversity, but has now become familiar with what lays on the other side of that mountain.
On the way to eliminating one of the most dangerous intersections in Clermont County, the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) has discovered an ancient Indian village. The Oberschlake property on the northeast corner of state Route 232 and Swings Corner-Point Isabel Road in Tate Township, less than one mile southwest of Bethel, was being marked for a much safer approach to the intersection when evidence of a very old camp/village was discovered.
Two 16-year-old juveniles have been arrested and charged with the Aug. 10 vehicle burglaries in Owensville.
While making sure that victimized children in Clermont County receive the care they need isn’t an easy job, things did just get a little easier for CASA For Clermont Kids after a technology grant updated their aging computer system.
A group of local war veterans are attempting to form a Clermont County chapter of the Military Order of the Purple Heart. The first meeting took place at the Batavia Greenbriar Veterans of Foreign Wars hall in the VFW Post #3954 building Aug. 16.
It was smooth sailing at New Richmond’s 20th annual RiverDays festival Aug. 18-20. “The hard work that the organizing committee put into the event paid off in a big way this year,” said RiverDays committee member Donna Hammons. “We went for quality and variety this year. Everyone who came out had a fantastic time.” Although there was no official count, it was estimated that people came in the thousands. Click here for more photographs of this event.