Join the anniversary open house

The Vermilion History Museum, formerly the Vermilion News Print Shop Museum, will celebrate its 7th Anniversary with an Open House on Saturday, May 27, between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. The public is invited. Light refreshments will be served along with guided tours of the facility. The public is invited to attend. Admission will be…

New garbage pick-up day

Starting the week of June 12, all garbage pick-ups will be on Wednesday.  It was originally reported that it would start the week of June 5, but it has been postponed one week. Starting Wednesday, June 14, all garbage for all Vermilion residents will be picked up on Wednesdays.

Police Beat

May 8, 2017 21:55 – Overlook Road: Report of a dog-at-large. The owner was located and warned. 22:00 – 500 block of Highbridge Road: Caller advised a door was open at a neighbor’s house. The house was checked and secured. May 9, 2017 02:12 – Nantucket Place: Driver stopped for a violation and later determined…

Municipal court starts monthly program to offer addiction resources

By: Melanie Williamson The Vermilion Municipal Court is exploring news ways to help people find help for addiction. In the February 23, 2017 edition of the Photojournal, Vermilion Municipal Court Judge Zack Dolyk and probation officer Beth Beatty explained some of the many problems they are facing due to the recent heroin epidemic. They each…

Police Beat

April 24, 2017 07:41- 1700 Block of Liberty Avenue: Theft complaint from local business. 09:13 – 5600 Block of Ferry Street: Complaint of vehicles being entered overnight. 13:51 – 1200 Block of State Street: Fraud Complaint. 14:31 – 500 Block of Washington Street: Report of table saw and garden sprayer stolen from garage. 16:36 –…

Community Art Show

Main Street Vermilion’s Arts Guild and Ritter Public Library opened the 2017 Community Art Show on Friday evening, April 21, with a reception. judging, and time to meet all the participating area and local artists. The show will run through Wednesday, May 24, at the library.