Burton Village Council unanimously rejected a “final”offer from Burton Township Trustees Monday on an annexation agreement that would have opened the door to both communities sharing tax revenues from a proposed senior housing complex.
The Berkshire Community Planning Association reviewed plans last week for bringing full-time fire departments to the community and how it will gauge the community on the future of Berkshire School District’s soon-to-be abandoned buildings.
As Berkshire Schools prepares to break ground on its new Pre-K through 12 school in September, school officials are looking at what will become of the buildings that now serve the district.
The Geauga Park District plans to negotiate a contract for food service management of the Veterans Legacy Woods banquet facility in Newbury with Helene’s Cuisine, a Geauga County catering business owned by Michael and Donna Lee Jacobs. But the condition of the building’s outdoor deck could a…
Burton Township Trustees and Burton Village Council are hammering out an agreement to bring a senior living development for 26 acres just west of the village.
In her hand, Dr. Sarah Rose held a small glass vial containing an even smaller leaf and a long, thin spider with a yellow stripe down the abdomen.
Images of Memorial Day are generally filled with veterans conducting ceremonies to honor the women and men who lost their lives while serving in the U.S. military.
BURTON — An independent senior citizen complex and the new Berkshire Local School District campus dominated discussions Monday for Village Council.
Burton Village Engineer George “Chip” Hess avoided a potential conflict of interest last week as developers came before Burton Village Council for a senior living complex.
The devil is in the details as Burton Township Trustees and Burton Village Council agreed Monday to begin negotiations on a possible annexation agreement that would bring a 160-unit independent senior living complex to the area.
Burton Village and township officials were given a tight schedule Monday on a proposed independent senior living development planned for 26 acres, just west of the village.
Burton Village Council unanimously approved a new, one-year contract Monday with Burton Volunteer Fire Department that calls for a 5-percent increase.
The former Wicked Woods Golf Course in Newbury and Burton townships has a new name, and its banquet facilities will be open for limited rentals starting next month.
Burton Village Council will host a meeting with a developer on April 28 to hear plans for a 120- to 160-unit independent senior living community just outside the village.
BURTON — A smattering of “Ayes” filled the meeting room at the Burton Public Library Monday as Village Council members voted to donate $167 to the Burton Easter Egg Hunt. Mayor Joe Hernandez said the money would be used to buy plastic eggs and chocolate eggs. This amount provided the extra m…
While Geauga Park District Natural Resource Management staff continues to formulate a comprehensive land management plan for the former Wicked Woods Golf Course, the park district Board of Commissioners is considering how to operate the banquet facility at the front of the property.
Burton Village Council pulled an ordinance Monday for a new, one-year contract with the Burton Fire Department after getting a counter proposal two weeks earlier.
Visitors to the newly acquired Geauga Park District property at the former Wicked Woods Golf Course are treated to picturesque views of rolling hills, tree-lined fairways, ponds and more. As the district moves forward with a restoration and reforestation plan, the beauty will remain while th…
A 36-year-old mother of five who played a pivotal role in the defrauding of $1.8 million of Geauga County taxpayer monies evaded a prison sentence last week in Geauga County Common Pleas Court.
Newbury School District’s announcement Tuesday that it would become part of with West Geauga schools was approved by the board, according to Newbury Board of Education member Terry Sedivy.
BURTON — Village Council closed the book Monday on a five-year-old legal dispute with the Burton Chamber of Commerce over ownership of the log cabin on Burton Square.
The Newbury Board of Education learned more about the community’s thoughts on a proposed territory transfer to either Berkshire or West Geauga at its regular meeting Monday.
The Geauga Park District is planning a busy 2019 with major projects at two parks, development of its newest acquisition and maintenance of its existing properties. But the district must also get its budget past the Geauga County Budget Commission as it prepares to ask taxpayers for a 0.9-mi…
Despite living in Geauga County – one of the most affluent counties in the state and at a time when the nation’s economy is showing strong growth – not all residents are sharing in the bounty.
Burton Village Council adjourned behind closed doors Monday in an attempt to resolve a five-year-old fight with the Burton Chamber of Commerce over the ownership of the log cabin on Burton Square.
After two years of study, Burton Village Council will wait just a little longer to decide whether a single trash hauler will serve village residents.
Burton Village Council threw its full support last week behind a resolution that is expected to allow the Cuyahoga River to become a destination for those looking for a place to play, while also serving as a boost to the local economy.