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Light Up Lorain Schedule

9/12 -- Light up Lorain 2014 will take place on November 29th. Lorain Growth Corporation for the 18th year will kick the festivities off with the parade at 5:00pm on Broadway. Also the Lorain Growth Tourism Council will again host the magnificent Train Station display at Black River Landing also commencing on November 29th and for several weekends afterwards. This was the #1 draw during the 2013 activities of Light up Lorain. Lorain Growth will also coordinate the window displays among our member businesses and building owners downtown. There will be other activities also downtown to be announced later that involve Lorain Growth and our partner the Lorain Palace Theatre.

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Steak Fry Coming Up Sept. 24

8/27 -- Lorain Growth Corporation will have this years steak fry on September 24th from 5-8 pm at Black River Landing. Tickets are $20 and are available through any of our directors or call 244 6503 or 396 8538.

Breakfast speaker to outline Metro Parks plans

LORAIN COUNTY METRO PARKS PHOTO Waterfront activities at Lorain's Lakeview Beach, which is operated and maintained by the Metro Parks.
8/27 -- Brian Goldthorpe from the Lorain County Metro Parks system will be our speaker on our September 5 breakfast meeting at 8 o'clock at the Palace Theatre. Also the Metro Parks will outline their future plans our consortium meeting on September 9 at 1:30 PM also at the The Lorain Palace Theater.

Taking survey on restoring Broadway light

8/23 -- Please click on The Morning Journal link at CLICK HERE to take the survey on whether the traffic light at Broadway and Sixth Street should be restored.

RoverFest photo from Eagles Building

7/28 -- RoverFest photo taken by Lorain Growth Corp. President Jim Long from atop Eagles building.

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Carnegie Center update at Lorain Growth Breakfast
RoverFest Coming to Black River Landing
Lorain ready to develop its properties, including downtown and waterfront
Like our new Lorain Growth Corporation Facebook page
Mayor speaking to consortium
Catholic Charities 'Hearts of Humanity' Fundraiser
Port Authority's new brochure
Small Business and Entrepreneur Information Session
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Member Moment

The American Slovak Club of Lorain -- The American Slovak Club was founded in September of 1935 as the American Slovak Home. It originally was a place for Slovak residents to have a home away from home that they could all go to and speak their own language and enjoy the evenings with their fellow Slovak neighbors. It later become the American Slovak Club and open to all Lorain residents and to the general public. The club features a bowling alley, club room, banquet facilities, and one of the best fish fry dinners anyone could ask for. The fish fry diners are served every Friday and draw record crowds who come to enjoy the great tasting Perch dinners. The American Slovak Club is located at 2915 Broadway

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615 Broadway Avenue
P.O. Box 848
Lorain, Ohio 44052
Phone: (440) 244-6503
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