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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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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.
Alert: Area road closings, delays announced
ASHLAND COUNTY State Route 58 - ***NEW*** SR 58, between Township Road 673 and County Road 601, is closed for a culvert replacement.
Mosieanna "Big Mose" Killings
Mosieanna "Big Mose" Killings, 58, of Elyria, passed away Monday, April 7, 2014 at the University Hospital in Cleveland, following a long illness.
Accused molester says he's being targeted in jail
ELYRIA - James Osborne has repeatedly refused to enter protective custody despite multiple disputes with his fellow inmates at the Lorain County Jail.
Peter Allen Lafferty
Peter Allen Lafferty, 54, lifelong resident of Elyria, passed away Wednesday, April 9, 2014.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Car stolen from convenience store lot, recovered by Lorain sheriff: Olmsted Falls police blotter
Special Attention, Mill Street: An employee at a Mill St. business called police on March 4 after she found that someone seemed to have lit a fire behind her store, possibly the previous night.
Lorain bondsman tracks fugitive drug smuggler to Fla.
Bondsman Tony Horn, of Lorain-based T-Bonds, said he tracked John Davis to a trailer park outside of Tampa after flying to Florida earlier this week to search for the 54-year-old who Read More...The post Lorain bondsman tracks fugitive drug smuggler to Fla.
Daniel Paul Reisig
Daniel Paul Reisig, 63, of North Ridgeville, died Tuesday, April 8, 2014. He was born May 5, 1950, in Anaheim, California.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Avon man indicted on federal charges in bank robberies, bomb threat
An Avon man has been indicted in federal court on charges he robbed two Lorain County banks, including one incident when he allegedly called in a fake bomb threat to Elyria High School before the robbery.
Oberlin seeks state grant to replace garbage trucks destroyed in fire
OBERLIN - The city of Oberlin has asked for state help to replace garbage and recycling trucks that were destroyed during a February fire at the city's Public Works Complex.
Lorain County "china white" indictment announced
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Wed Apr 09, 2014
Lorain school board protests city tax deal
LORAIN - The improvement of relations between City Council and the Board of Education was one of the goals of Mayor Chase Ritenauer when he took office in 2012, but a tax dispute has soured relations.
Four possible layouts floated as Oberlin considers consolidation
OBERLIN - Oberlin Schools Superintendent John Schroth is asking the public to weigh in on four design proposals for a new consolidated K-12 building.
North Ridgeville updates city website
The city's revamped website offers more user-friendly features designed to make it easier for residents to do business with the city, leaders say.