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Hikers walking to the summit of Mt. Pleasant in Lancaster, Ohio.

Fairfield County Health Department Releases Q1 2024 Report

Posted byThe Lancaster Herald on Sunday, Apr 14, 2024

The Fairfield County Health Department has released their report on agency and community activities for the first quarter of 2024. The report has ten sections with news on programs and helpful information across topics ranging from infant health to outdoor safety to narcotics intervention – it’s an informative, helpful read! Continue Reading Fairfield County Health Department Releases Q1 2024 Report

Man in pirate costume with parrot on shoulder looking through telescope at Buckeye Lake shoreline.

First Annual Buckeye Lake Pirate Festival in May

Posted byThe Lancaster Herald on Sunday, Apr 14, 2024

Come for the Treasure ~ Stay for the Fun! The new Buckeye Lake Pirate Festival will officially open in the Village of Buckeye Lake at 5:00 pm on Friday, May 17, 2024 with a ribbon cutting and a sneak peak of the Pirate Marketplace. On Saturday, May 18, 2024, from 11:00 – 5:00 pm, Buckeye Lake will welcome Pirates, Mermaids, Steampunk fans and the public for a regional Treasure Hunt by Land and Sea with family-friendly Pirate Marketplace. Get all the details! Continue Reading First Annual Buckeye Lake Pirate Festival in May

Green frog balanced on long leaf

Tips for Preventing Garden Pests

Posted byLauren Ketcham on Sunday, Apr 14, 2024

The perennial challenge in growing any Ohio garden is the havoc deer and pests can wreak on cherished plants. However, with a bit of foresight and strategic planning, you can safeguard your garden oasis. Having started their farm on a lot previously used as a deer feeding station, Lauren Ketcham, grower at Down the Road Farm in New Lexington, Ohio has some great tips… Continue Reading Tips for Preventing Garden Pests

Fairfield Today with Paul Jassogne

Fairfield Today: Bid O’Luck Dinner & Bottoms Up Diaper Bank

Posted byPaul Jassogne on Sunday, Apr 14, 2024

In this episode, Paul sits down with Auctioneer Mike Lemay and Chairperson Erin Ellis to talk about their upcoming Bid O’ Luck event, “The Roaring 20s,” on April 27th. Later, Paul is joined by Jo Welsh, co-founder, and Rachel McCoy, Operations Coordinator, of the Bottoms Up Diaper Bank. They talk about how their business has grown, and what it takes to have the world’s largest diaper drive. Continue Reading Fairfield Today: Bid O’Luck Dinner & Bottoms Up Diaper Bank

Lancaster Festival banner showing announced acts Lee Brice and Wilson Phillips.

Lee Brice, Wilson Phillips to Headline 40th Annual Lancaster Festival

Posted byThe Lancaster Herald on Sunday, Apr 07, 2024

At its second-annual “Reveal Event,” the Lancaster Festival Board of Directors announced that Lee Brice and Wilson Phillips will be this year’s signature acts appearing on the Wendel Concert Stage. Tickets will go on sale May 1 for these and other events taking place during the 40th anniversary of the 10-day celebration of music, art and community. Continue Reading Lee Brice, Wilson Phillips to Headline 40th Annual Lancaster Festival