Thursday, January 18, 2018
    Thursday, January 18, 2018
Economic Development

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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Archived Stories


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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Those with work experience in IT can now get validation for what they already know through the new Validate IT program at Lorain County Community College. These IT certificate programs are self-paced and are designed to assist those currently working in IT, or those with IT work experience, to get certified quickly in their field. […]

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Lorain County Community College will begin a STEM pilot program – Building IT Futures – that provides local high school students the opportunity to be introduced to local companies and career opportunities while learning valuable skills and earning college credit. A $150,000 Ohio Department of Higher Education grant will support the two-year pilot program targeted […]

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Kraig Holler and Bill MacKeigan are thriving students in Lorain County Community College’s microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) and microelectronics technology program. During their coursework, students like them get a chance to immerse in exciting real world projects with paid internships at local companies. Holler, 24, has found success on his path to May graduation. He held […]

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Bill Pate is advancing his career as a successful network engineer thanks to Lorain County Community College’s University Partnership. Pate earned his bachelor’s degree in technical applied studies from Ohio University through the program that allows students to work toward a four-year degree while taking classes at LCCC. Pate had been working as a network […]

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All successful companies start as an idea, but at some point, that idea has to generate sales if the business is to succeed. “People come up with an idea and start a business but in a lot of cases don’t have the business background to drive the company through to profits,” said Cliff Reynolds, co-director […]

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Economic Development

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...

Archived Stories


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...

Those with work experience in IT can now get validation for what they already know through the new Validate IT program at Lorain County Community College. These IT certificate programs are self-paced and are designed to assist those currently working in IT, or those with IT work experience, to get certified quickly in their field. […]

Read the full article...

Lorain County Community College will begin a STEM pilot program – Building IT Futures – that provides local high school students the opportunity to be introduced to local companies and career opportunities while learning valuable skills and earning college credit. A $150,000 Ohio Department of Higher Education grant will support the two-year pilot program targeted […]

Read the full article...

Kraig Holler and Bill MacKeigan are thriving students in Lorain County Community College’s microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) and microelectronics technology program. During their coursework, students like them get a chance to immerse in exciting real world projects with paid internships at local companies. Holler, 24, has found success on his path to May graduation. He held […]

Read the full article...

Bill Pate is advancing his career as a successful network engineer thanks to Lorain County Community College’s University Partnership. Pate earned his bachelor’s degree in technical applied studies from Ohio University through the program that allows students to work toward a four-year degree while taking classes at LCCC. Pate had been working as a network […]

Read the full article...

All successful companies start as an idea, but at some point, that idea has to generate sales if the business is to succeed. “People come up with an idea and start a business but in a lot of cases don’t have the business background to drive the company through to profits,” said Cliff Reynolds, co-director […]

Read the full article...
Economic Development
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...

Archived Stories


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 […]

Read the full article...

Those with work experience in IT can now get validation for what they already know through the new Validate IT program at Lorain County Community College. These IT certificate programs are self-paced and are designed to assist those currently working in IT, or those with IT work experience, to get certified quickly in their field. […]

Read the full article...

Lorain County Community College will begin a STEM pilot program – Building IT Futures – that provides local high school students the opportunity to be introduced to local companies and career opportunities while learning valuable skills and earning college credit. A $150,000 Ohio Department of Higher Education grant will support the two-year pilot program targeted […]

Read the full article...
Bill MacKeigan, an older male, poses with a microscope in the MEMS lab.

Kraig Holler and Bill MacKeigan are thriving students in Lorain County Community College’s microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) and microelectronics technology program. During their coursework, students like them get a chance to immerse in exciting real world projects with paid internships at local companies. Holler, 24, has found success on his path to May graduation. He held […]

Read the full article...

Bill Pate is advancing his career as a successful network engineer thanks to Lorain County Community College’s University Partnership. Pate earned his bachelor’s degree in technical applied studies from Ohio University through the program that allows students to work toward a four-year degree while taking classes at LCCC. Pate had been working as a network […]

Read the full article...

All successful companies start as an idea, but at some point, that idea has to generate sales if the business is to succeed. “People come up with an idea and start a business but in a lot of cases don’t have the business background to drive the company through to profits,” said Cliff Reynolds, co-director […]

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Featured Categories

  • Community

    More than 80 people – many of them farmers from Lorain County – participated in a town hall discussion and brainstorming session on the challenges and opportunities facing Lorain County’s agricultural economy recently at Lorain County Community College. The discussion followed the viewing of the documentary, “Forgotten Farms,” which examines the past and discusses a vision for […]

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  • Economic Development

    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...
  • Education

    There is still time to register for late-start spring semester classes at Lorain County Community College. Seats are available in courses that begin on Mondays, Feb. 19, March 19 and April 2. More than 200 sections of courses are offered in more than 40 subjects and many are offered online. Registration for short-term session is […]

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  • Culture

    The Musical Theater Project presents “A Christmas Cabaret” at 8 p.m. on Friday, December 15 and at 2 p.m. on Saturday, December 16 at the Lorain County Community College’s Stocker Arts Center Cirigliano Studio Theatre. Before you can say “Sleigh ride,” Stocker Arts Center is back with its annual holiday treat! The show isn’t complete […]

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