Tuesday, September 18, 2018
    Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Economic Development

Can someone be born to be an entrepreneur? In Stephen Dury’s case, the answer is a resounding yes. “I’ve been an entrepreneur my entire life, starting with mowing lawns and shoveling snow from driveways when I was 8 years old,” explained Dury. “I’ve always been working for myself in one way or another for as […]

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Archived Stories


Not so long ago, people would leave school and choose a career. That career would often be their identity – teacher, accountant, steelworker, etc. They might “climb the corporate ladder” or gain additional responsibilities over time, but they essentially had the same career until retirement. We now live in a different age. Today, the average […]

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When a family combines their passion for woodworking with technology, the result is an unparalleled family-owned business that specializes in personalized home decor and gifts. That family business is Simply Siegfried. Owner and founder Amanda Siegfried said her company provides a service not available from chain stores. “You could go to a big store and […]

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All businesses must take the same steps to succeed, and the Ohio Small Business Development Center’s E-Cubed workshop at Lorain County Community College shows them how. On first impression, the list of budding businesses that Lisa Hutson recites from memory could hardly be more different: An audiologist opening a new practice. A property management company. […]

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To measure glucose levels, those with diabetes must suffer the frequent — and painful — finger pricks required of most home monitors. But NanoBio Systems is trying to change that. This small diagnostics company with a big goal of revolutionizing glucose monitoring for diabetics is partnering with Lorain County Community College to commercialize its innovative […]

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Lorain County Community College has joined up with local clothing company Fresh Brewed Tees to bring its Cleveland-focused T-shirts to the college bookstore, Commodore Books & More. The specialty clothing focuses on Cleveland sports teams and celebrates the local community. Lorain native Tony Madalone, owner of Fresh Brewed Tees, said, “It’s exciting to partner with […]

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NEO LaunchNET – Lorain County Community College’s entrepreneurial-launching, dream-making, business machine – will host a series of events in celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) on November 13, 14 and 15. All events are free and open to the public. NEO LaunchNET Program Manager Janice Lapina will kick off the festivities in College Center Commons […]

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The development of Lorain County’s workforce needs is a subject that gets discussed in every city, every school system, every business meeting and in every family. Lorain County is in a constant battle to match up companies in need of qualified and trained workers with individuals looking for careers to remain and raise their family […]

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Bob Campana stands alongside machines inside the LCCC Fab Lab. A New Home for the Future of Manufacturing

Date Posted: August 30, 2017

The Campana Center for Ideation and Invention promotes innovation and job growth in Northeast Ohio with access to cutting-edge digital manufacturing and fabrication capabilities. Growing up in Lorain County, Bob Campana was mesmerized by the manufacturing bustle that defined Northeast Ohio.
“It was a thriving metropolis,” he said, dotted with busy shipyards, steel mills, machine shops, […]

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Local employers need a skilled workforce, and those skills need to be acquired without students taking on massive college debt, according to a roundtable discussion on college affordability hosted by the Lorain County Chamber of Commerce. The discussion included Lorain County Community College President Dr. Marcia Ballinger; The Ohio State University President Dr. Michael Drake; […]

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Lorain County Community College students pay the lowest net price of any community college in the state, according to a recent Integrated Post Secondary Education Data Systems (IPEDS) survey. This marks the third year in a row that an LCCC education has been listed as the lowest net price in Ohio. “Maintaining affordable tuition is […]

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Economic Development

Can someone be born to be an entrepreneur? In Stephen Dury’s case, the answer is a resounding yes. “I’ve been an entrepreneur my entire life, starting with mowing lawns and shoveling snow from driveways when I was 8 years old,” explained Dury. “I’ve always been working for myself in one way or another for as […]

Read the full article...

Archived Stories


Not so long ago, people would leave school and choose a career. That career would often be their identity – teacher, accountant, steelworker, etc. They might “climb the corporate ladder” or gain additional responsibilities over time, but they essentially had the same career until retirement. We now live in a different age. Today, the average […]

Read the full article...

When a family combines their passion for woodworking with technology, the result is an unparalleled family-owned business that specializes in personalized home decor and gifts. That family business is Simply Siegfried. Owner and founder Amanda Siegfried said her company provides a service not available from chain stores. “You could go to a big store and […]

Read the full article...

All businesses must take the same steps to succeed, and the Ohio Small Business Development Center’s E-Cubed workshop at Lorain County Community College shows them how. On first impression, the list of budding businesses that Lisa Hutson recites from memory could hardly be more different: An audiologist opening a new practice. A property management company. […]

Read the full article...

To measure glucose levels, those with diabetes must suffer the frequent — and painful — finger pricks required of most home monitors. But NanoBio Systems is trying to change that. This small diagnostics company with a big goal of revolutionizing glucose monitoring for diabetics is partnering with Lorain County Community College to commercialize its innovative […]

Read the full article...

Lorain County Community College has joined up with local clothing company Fresh Brewed Tees to bring its Cleveland-focused T-shirts to the college bookstore, Commodore Books & More. The specialty clothing focuses on Cleveland sports teams and celebrates the local community. Lorain native Tony Madalone, owner of Fresh Brewed Tees, said, “It’s exciting to partner with […]

Read the full article...

NEO LaunchNET – Lorain County Community College’s entrepreneurial-launching, dream-making, business machine – will host a series of events in celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) on November 13, 14 and 15. All events are free and open to the public. NEO LaunchNET Program Manager Janice Lapina will kick off the festivities in College Center Commons […]

Read the full article...

The development of Lorain County’s workforce needs is a subject that gets discussed in every city, every school system, every business meeting and in every family. Lorain County is in a constant battle to match up companies in need of qualified and trained workers with individuals looking for careers to remain and raise their family […]

Read the full article...
Bob Campana stands alongside machines inside the LCCC Fab Lab. A New Home for the Future of Manufacturing

Date Posted: August 30, 2017

The Campana Center for Ideation and Invention promotes innovation and job growth in Northeast Ohio with access to cutting-edge digital manufacturing and fabrication capabilities. Growing up in Lorain County, Bob Campana was mesmerized by the manufacturing bustle that defined Northeast Ohio.
“It was a thriving metropolis,” he said, dotted with busy shipyards, steel mills, machine shops, […]

Read the full article...

Local employers need a skilled workforce, and those skills need to be acquired without students taking on massive college debt, according to a roundtable discussion on college affordability hosted by the Lorain County Chamber of Commerce. The discussion included Lorain County Community College President Dr. Marcia Ballinger; The Ohio State University President Dr. Michael Drake; […]

Read the full article...

Lorain County Community College students pay the lowest net price of any community college in the state, according to a recent Integrated Post Secondary Education Data Systems (IPEDS) survey. This marks the third year in a row that an LCCC education has been listed as the lowest net price in Ohio. “Maintaining affordable tuition is […]

Read the full article...
Economic Development

Can someone be born to be an entrepreneur? In Stephen Dury’s case, the answer is a resounding yes. “I’ve been an entrepreneur my entire life, starting with mowing lawns and shoveling snow from driveways when I was 8 years old,” explained Dury. “I’ve always been working for myself in one way or another for as […]

Read the full article...

Archived Stories


Not so long ago, people would leave school and choose a career. That career would often be their identity – teacher, accountant, steelworker, etc. They might “climb the corporate ladder” or gain additional responsibilities over time, but they essentially had the same career until retirement. We now live in a different age. Today, the average […]

Read the full article...

When a family combines their passion for woodworking with technology, the result is an unparalleled family-owned business that specializes in personalized home decor and gifts. That family business is Simply Siegfried. Owner and founder Amanda Siegfried said her company provides a service not available from chain stores. “You could go to a big store and […]

Read the full article...

All businesses must take the same steps to succeed, and the Ohio Small Business Development Center’s E-Cubed workshop at Lorain County Community College shows them how. On first impression, the list of budding businesses that Lisa Hutson recites from memory could hardly be more different: An audiologist opening a new practice. A property management company. […]

Read the full article...

To measure glucose levels, those with diabetes must suffer the frequent — and painful — finger pricks required of most home monitors. But NanoBio Systems is trying to change that. This small diagnostics company with a big goal of revolutionizing glucose monitoring for diabetics is partnering with Lorain County Community College to commercialize its innovative […]

Read the full article...
Four people stand around a shirt display inside Commodore Books & More.

Lorain County Community College has joined up with local clothing company Fresh Brewed Tees to bring its Cleveland-focused T-shirts to the college bookstore, Commodore Books & More. The specialty clothing focuses on Cleveland sports teams and celebrates the local community. Lorain native Tony Madalone, owner of Fresh Brewed Tees, said, “It’s exciting to partner with […]

Read the full article...
Dogs with peanut butter on their faces - the cover of the book "Peanut Butter Dogs"

NEO LaunchNET – Lorain County Community College’s entrepreneurial-launching, dream-making, business machine – will host a series of events in celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) on November 13, 14 and 15. All events are free and open to the public. NEO LaunchNET Program Manager Janice Lapina will kick off the festivities in College Center Commons […]

Read the full article...

The development of Lorain County’s workforce needs is a subject that gets discussed in every city, every school system, every business meeting and in every family. Lorain County is in a constant battle to match up companies in need of qualified and trained workers with individuals looking for careers to remain and raise their family […]

Read the full article...
Bob Campana stands alongside machines inside the LCCC Fab Lab.
A New Home for the Future of Manufacturing

Date Posted: August 30, 2017

The Campana Center for Ideation and Invention promotes innovation and job growth in Northeast Ohio with access to cutting-edge digital manufacturing and fabrication capabilities. Growing up in Lorain County, Bob Campana was mesmerized by the manufacturing bustle that defined Northeast Ohio.
“It was a thriving metropolis,” he said, dotted with busy shipyards, steel mills, machine shops, […]

Read the full article...

Local employers need a skilled workforce, and those skills need to be acquired without students taking on massive college debt, according to a roundtable discussion on college affordability hosted by the Lorain County Chamber of Commerce. The discussion included Lorain County Community College President Dr. Marcia Ballinger; The Ohio State University President Dr. Michael Drake; […]

Read the full article...

Lorain County Community College students pay the lowest net price of any community college in the state, according to a recent Integrated Post Secondary Education Data Systems (IPEDS) survey. This marks the third year in a row that an LCCC education has been listed as the lowest net price in Ohio. “Maintaining affordable tuition is […]

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Featured Categories

  • Community

    Lorain County Community College will host a weekly farmers market from 4-7 p.m. every Thursday from June 7 through August 16 outside the Stocker Arts and Spitzer Conference centers. Vendors at the market will primarily be from Northeast Ohio. A variety of locally grown produce, personal products, home décor and more will be exhibited for […]

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  • Economic Development

    Can someone be born to be an entrepreneur? In Stephen Dury’s case, the answer is a resounding yes. “I’ve been an entrepreneur my entire life, starting with mowing lawns and shoveling snow from driveways when I was 8 years old,” explained Dury. “I’ve always been working for myself in one way or another for as […]

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  • Education

    Lorain County Community College (LCCC) was named the top community college in the country for Excellence in Student Success by the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC). Dr. Walter Bumphus, President and CEO of AACC, made the announcement on April 30, 2018 as part of the organization’s Awards of Excellence program at AACC’s national conference. […]

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  • Culture

    Ali Salgado has already taken the first steps on her path to career discovery at Lorain County Community College — at age 13. When Salgado participated in the Young Women and Young Men in STEAM Camp, one of the “College for Kids and Teens” programs, in 2015, she gained valuable leadership skills and hands-on experiences […]

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