Ohio Cooperative Living

Ohio Icon: Lynn Auto Theatre

he Lynn Auto Theatre is both Ohio’s oldest drive-in movie theatre and the world’s second-oldest continuously operated outdoor theatre. Location: 2.5 miles west of Interstate 77 at the junction of U.S....

Doing the board’s work

Colleen Eidemiller (center) says listening to what other Pioneer Electric Cooperative members have to say is both the most important and most enjoyable part of her job on that co-op’s board of...

Co-ops go to Washington

U.S. Rep. Bob Latta (center), of Bowling Green and Ohio’s 5th District, goes over issues important to electric cooperatives and their members during meetings with co-op members, board members, and staff in...

Trusted resources: Co-op board members

Pat O'Loughlin, president and CEO of Ohio's Electric Cooperatives Local control is one of the defining characteristics of your electric cooperative. That control comes from a board that’s elected from...

We all scream for ice cream!

Enjoy delicious homemade ice cream this summer! June is National Dairy Month, and what better way to celebrate than with a batch of homemade ice cream? The best part of making your own is that you can...

Fire towers: Artifacts of our conservation past

Fire tower at the Ohio State Fair (Photo courtesy of Ohio DNR) Our present days are an amalgam of all of our yesterdays: the past is prelude. That adage couldn’t be more true with respect to Ohio’s...

Fun and funny festivals

The parade at Peninsula Python Days Springtime can only mean one thing: It’s the beginning of festival season in Ohio, a time when there’s a celebration to honor just about any hobby, haute cuisine,...

Ohio History: Labor of love

Army Veteran Rudy Dalrymple constructs paper poppy flowers. Rudy Dalrymple leaves his room at the Ohio Veterans Home in Sandusky between 5 and 5:30 a.m. most days, and settles into a comfortable padded...

Windows to the world

An energy auditor uses an infrared camera to look for areas around the window that are leaky or poorly insulated. Homeowners looking to replace older, drafty windows to improve their home's energy...

The House that Jack Built

Shooters young and old enjoy some time on the range at Cardinal Shooting center near Marengo. Over the past decade, it has steadily grown to become the largest privately owned recreational shooting...