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15 percent in county 'food insecure'
A study released Friday confirms what many food banks in Lorain County already know: At least 15 percent of those living in the county are "food insecure."
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Fri Apr 18, 2014
Sheffield Lake meth lab bust is first of its kind in Ohio
A "thionyl method" methamphetamine lab -- the first of its kind in Ohio -- has been discovered in a lavish lakefront home in Sheffield Lake.
Lorain County residents can have documents destroyed at shred day
A shred day and food drive will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday in the Collection Center parking lot, 540 S. Abbe Road, Elyria.
Lorain Police: Assault victim may be meeting alleged attacker
LORAIN - A 17-year-old Lorain boy who police said was sexually assaulted two years ago may have been meeting with and texting his alleged attacker as recently as last fall, police said.
Woman held without bail on suspected probation violations
At Tuesday's hearing, Huron County Assistant Prosecutor Daivia Kasper said Lee was kicked out of LCADA for attendance issues and reportedly tested positive for opiates.
Inspectors kicked out of old courthouse over spat
Eight city officials were asked to leave the old Lorain County Courthouse on Wednesday after arriving to conduct health, fire and building code inspections that were requested by county Common Pleas Judge James Burge.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Cleveland Arts listings for April 18-24
The Weltzheimer/Johnson House in Oberlin is normally open the first and third Sundays of the month, but will be closed Sunday in observance of the Easter Holiday.
Ohio Supreme Court overturns drunken driving charge, says Elyria court erred in dispute over evidence
The Ohio Supreme Court on Wednesday reversed a drunken driving conviction in Lorain County, saying the trial court erred when it refused to consider a challenge to evidence police had gathered during a traffic stop.
Lorain County levies on ballot for crime lab, transit
County voters will be asked to consider two levies on the May 6 ballot, one for the continuation and improvement of the county's crime laboratory and another to update the county's ailing transit system.
JVS carpentry lab air quality tests come back clean
OBERLIN - Lorain County Joint Vocational School officials are pleased that two carpentry lab air quality and particulate tests showed no concerns.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Genealogy Query - FRANKLIN : RICHARDS
Adopted through Lorain County, OH Children's Services. Birth name was Richard Henry Franklin.
Man walking along road dies after being hit by pickup
The Elyria post of the state Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash that took place at 7:30 a.m. today on Hughes Road, west of Ohio 58 in Lorain County's Pittsfield Township.
'Leviathan' to visit Lorain County
WELLINGTON - David H. Kloke spent years researching and building a detailed replica of Abraham Lincoln's funeral train.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Avon Lake celebrates the city's first home demolition
In a community where houses are at a premium, especially those a block from Lake Erie, it's rare for the city to have one torn down.
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Spell out the issues you want asked in Medina's 69th Ohio House...
The May 6 Republican primary battle for the seat currently held by term-limited Ohio House Speaker Bill Batchelder of Medina pits a first-time office-seeker against a five-year Medina County commissioner who, before that, served on Brunswick City Council.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
NE Ohio officer has knack for calming vicious dogs
"A lot of cops are afraid of dogs," Broz said. "A dog growls at them and they think the dog's going to attack them, and the dog gets shot."
Dale L. Morgan
Dale L. Morgan, 69, of Elyria, passed away Saturday April 12th, 2014. Arrangements will be announced by Dicken Funeral Home, Elyria.
Pair of Mercy cancer doctors are top-reimbursed in county
A new database from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services reveals which doctors had the largest Medicare reimbursements.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Volunteers improve Haven Center lobby
LORAIN - About 15 volunteers from the 2014 Leadership Lorain County class worked in shifts Saturday and today to transform the lobby of the Haven Center into a brighter, more inviting space for the adults and children who find refuge there.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Lakeview Park hosts vigil for violence victims
LORAIN - The family of Margaret McCoy huddled together Friday night, taking turns writing the words "Grandma Marge" on several helium balloons that then floated away into the sunset over Lake Erie at Lakeview Park.