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Taste their test at the Buckeye Room

Taste their test at the Buckeye Room

Young chefs and customers were abuzz with excitement Oct. 11 when the Buckeye Room opened for business.Seniors studying the culinary arts at the Lorai...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Adams Street coming together

Adams Street coming together

Jonathan Delozier | Wellington EnterpriseA fresh layer of concrete now sits on Adams Street, with the $850,000 project still in line to be completed w...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Kids get agricultural crash course at Lorain County Fairgrounds

Kids get agricultural crash course at Lorain County Fairgrounds

Where does your food come from?Farming basics were shown Oct. 10 to elementary and middle school students from Wellington, Firelands, and Keystone dur...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Love in the treetops

Love in the treetops

Courtesy photo“She said yes!” canopy tour guides radioed Sept. 22 when adventure-seekers Troy Lombardi and Victoria Roth became engaged at...

October 12th, 2017 |  


You can be part of ‘The Wondrous Gift’

You can be part of ‘The Wondrous Gift’

Volunteers are needed to take part in the 3rd Annual “The Wondrous Gift,” a live nativity held in Wellington.This year’s event will ...

October 12th, 2017 |  


Body found in Huntington Twp., no signs of trauma

The body of a Parma man was found Wednesday morning on Pratt Road in Huntington Township.At 8:17 a.m., two pedestrians reported seeing an unresponsive...

October 12th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


FOOTBALL: Penalties big factor in loss to Keystone

FOOTBALL: Penalties big factor in loss to Keystone

Incomplete passes and crippling penalties cost the Wellington Dukes a 36-0 loss Friday against the Keystone Wildcats.Dukes quarterback Benjamin Higgen...

October 16th, 2017 updated: October 16th, 2017. |  


VOLLEYBALL: Pirates claim Senior Night win

VOLLEYBALL: Pirates claim Senior Night win

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseThe first set looked dire for Black River as Keystone won 25-23 on Oct. 10. But the Pirates bounced back...

October 12th, 2017 |  


VOLLEYBALL: Girls come close in three sets

VOLLEYBALL: Girls come close in three sets

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseWellington lost 25-23, 25-22, 29-27 on Monday to Black River in Patriot Athletic Conference volleyball a...

October 10th, 2017 |  


GIRLS SOCCER: Kirtland wins, 2-0

GIRLS SOCCER: Kirtland wins, 2-0

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseWellington’s Emma Horoschak passes the ball forward during Monday’s 2-0 loss to Kirtland in ...

October 10th, 2017 updated: October 10th, 2017. |  


FOOTBALL: Big plays not enough to beat Firelands

FOOTBALL: Big plays not enough to beat Firelands

Dukes receiver Nathaniel Shelton caught eight passes for 168 yards and a pair of scores, but the Firelands Falcons (7-0) managed to defeat Wellington ...

October 9th, 2017 |  


VOLLEYBALL: Patriots push for 3-1 win

VOLLEYBALL: Patriots push for 3-1 win

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseThe Dukes volleyball team faced a tough loss Oct. 2 to Open Door, though Wellington found a fresh wind i...

October 4th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


Maple syrup season runs deep in Lorain County, warmer weather alters usual timeline

Maple syrup season runs deep in Lorain County, warmer weather alters usual timeline

Maple syrup season usually encompasses the month of March, but warmer temperatures this year moved up that timeline for manufacturers in Lorain County...

March 2nd, 2017 |  


WHS singer Bryce Wylie performs in New York City, thanks Wellington for fundraising efforts

WHS singer Bryce Wylie performs in New York City, thanks Wellington for fundraising efforts

Dreams came true for Wellington High School choir singer Bryce Wylie Feb. 5 when he performed in New York City as part of the 2017 High School Honors ...

February 27th, 2017 |  


Let the syrup flow!

Let the syrup flow!

Courtesy photoThree-year-old Connor McCall, son of Sam and Danielle McCall of Wakeman and grandson of Bud and Sherry George of Wellington, helps colle...

February 21st, 2017 |  


PHOTOS: ‘Miracle on 34th Street’

PHOTOS: ‘Miracle on 34th Street’

Photos by Jonathan Delozier | Wellington EnterpriseThe Wellington High School drama club performed its rendition of “Miracle on 34th Street̶...

November 21st, 2016 |  


What are you thankful for?

What are you thankful for?

Photos by Jonathan Delozier | Civitas MediaWe traveled to schools in Amherst, Oberlin, and Wellington to ask students what they are grateful for this ...

November 21st, 2016 |  


Hayeses celebrate 65th wedding anniversary

Hayeses celebrate 65th wedding anniversary

Sixty-five years ago, on Nov. 3rd of 1951, Maxine Merriman and the Rev. Dwight Hayes were united in marriage at Morgan Park Methodist Church in Chicag...

November 1st, 2016 |  


OPINION


Businesses support office on aging

To the editor:I would like to express our sincere thanks to local establishments for their continued support of our volunteers.We would not be able to...

October 9th, 2017 |  


Grateful for help painting the town proud

To the editor:Twenty-two volunteers over four days gathered to help scrape, prep, and paint Wellington Auto Parts to help kick off an “improveme...

October 9th, 2017 |  


Believe it, timing is everything

My wife and I celebrated our 20-year anniversary this month. For the occasion, we decided to drive out west and see as many places as we could.Over 16...

October 9th, 2017 |  


Why did he do it?

Why did he do it?

The mystery of the motivation behind the machine-gun massacre in Las Vegas — 59 dead and 527 wounded — may literally be a blank. Yes, a fi...

October 6th, 2017 |  


A spiral down and down and down

A spiral down and down and down

I woke up to the buzzing of my phone.The Daily Horrors Machine, as I’ve renamed it, delivered the newest national nightmare: More than 50 people...

October 2nd, 2017 |  


Put your slow cooker to work

Put your slow cooker to work

Autumn is here, and I love the brilliant colors of the leaves but don’t care for the cold months that follow.My neighbor informed me this summer...

September 28th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Mercy Health site approved on Patriot Dr.

Mercy Health site approved on Patriot Dr.

A new Mercy Health primary care facility could soon be coming to Wellington.The village planning commission approved conceptual project plans June 28,...

June 29th, 2017 |  


Down 6,195 jobs in Lorain County

Down 6,195 jobs in Lorain County

In job growth, Lorain County is significantly under-performing the state and the nation.It lost 6,195 jobs from 2001 to 2016, according to a Lorain Co...

June 26th, 2017 |  


Downtown Wellington shop to open after 35-year love story

Downtown Wellington shop to open after 35-year love story

Richard and Wilma Blackburn first met as preteens in Columbia Station. Despite a shared interest in getting better acquainted, their self-described sh...

May 15th, 2017 updated: May 16th, 2017. |  


Work starts at Tractor Supply site

Construction has started on a new Tractor Supply Company store at 736 South Main St., Wellington.Crews began Monday. The store is expected to open in ...

April 17th, 2017 |  


Wellington’s Krystowski Tractor celebrates 50th anniversary

Wellington’s Krystowski Tractor celebrates 50th anniversary

What does it take to keep a family business open for 50 years?Ed Krystowski, general manager of Krystowski Tractor Sales at 47117 Rt. 18 in Wellington...

March 20th, 2017 |  


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