The WEOL Morning Show

Friday, 1/27/2016

Friday, January 27th, 2017

8:10am – The city of Elyria is celebrating its bicentennial this year. In honor of the big celebration the Lorain Historical Society is helping teach the history of the city to the youngsters. This morning the Elyria School’s Amy Keir and the Lorain County Historical Society’s Anne Michael came by the show to tell us all about the city’s history and how they are teaching the city’s youth about it.

Thursday, 1/26/2017

Thursday, January 26th, 2017

7:20amTony Gallo kicked off the annual Lorain County Chamber of Commerce meeting yesterday by talking about the futures of business in Lorain County.

8:20am – Every year on Feb. 2 thousands of people make their way to Gobblers Knob in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania to see if Phil the groundhog can predict winters end. This morning we learned how the process and celebration come together with Punxsutawney Phil’s handler Ron Ploucha.

8:40am – Make your way to Abraham Lincoln’s Birthday Dinner, a fundraising event being held by the Amherst Historical Society. This morning event spokesperson Kathy Dean-Dielman and Abe Lincoln himself (Charlie Marty) told us more about the dinner and entertainment that is being planned.

8:50am – The Lorain County Metro Parks has been hard at work in 2017. At yesterday’s Loran County Chamber of Commerce meeting Jim Ziemnik talked about what the LCMP has planed for the year.

 

Wednesday 1/25/2017

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

8:10am – The Great Big Home and Garden Show is coming back to the I-X Center Feb. 3 – Feb. 12. Event spokesperson Rosanna Hrabnicky let us know what will be on display at this year’s show.

8:40am – Conservative Political Analyst David Arredondo talked about Trumps inauguration and gave his thoughts on the new presidents first days in office.

Tuesday, 1/24/2017

Tuesday, January 24th, 2017

8:10am – In the President Trumps first day of office Ohio Senator Sherrod Brown introduced the Buy America Bill. This morning we spoke with the Senator about the bill and his time at President Trumps inauguration.

8:20am – Do you have problems getting organized for tax season? Lisa Green Lewis, CPA and editor of the TurboTax blog, has some great tips for you.

8:40am – The United Way of Greater Lorain County and the Lorain City School District have partnered with four others organizations to form a community collaborative focused on improving kindergarten readiness for children in Lorain. This morning United Way spokesperson Christine Matusak Plass told us more about the new collaborative.