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Lorain business charged in fraud operation
A Lorain business and six Lorain County residents were charged as part of a $582,000 food stamp fraud operation.
Fri May 24, 2013
Big Ohio cities losing population
The slow trickle of residents who are opting to leave Lorain and Elyria, the two major cities of Lorain County, has continued at a pace of hundreds per year since the 2010 census was taken.
Josephine "Jo" Aldrich
Josephine "Jo" Aldrich, 88, of LaGrange, passed away Wednesday, May 22, 2013 in the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, after a short illness.
Thu May 23, 2013
Critter Chronicles: Skeeter-Prison Graduate
Meet Skeeter. He is extremely intelligent, but a little ADHD. He seems to pick people he likes, but once he picks you, you are a friend for life.
ROUNDUP: May 23, 2013
Grafton man faces alcohol charges A man from Grafton has been charged following a fatal crash involving a teen in March.
Wed May 22, 2013
Water board member again voted off
Pittsfield Township Trustee Mark McConnell was again removed from the Rural Lorain County Water Authority board Wednesday after questions were raised about the legality of a secret ballot process used to vote him off the board last week.
Gerald Lee "Jerry" Mitchell
Gerald Lee "Jerry" Mitchell, 76, of Elyria, passed away Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at Mercy New Life Hospice Residential Center in Lorain.
Brunswick Midpoint Campus Prepares for Summertime Opportunities
Midpoint Campus Center is the site of a plethora of programs and degrees offered by Lorain County Community College and the University of Akron .
North Ridgeville woman receives surprise from Navy husband during her college graduation
North Ridgeville resident Ashley Starkey was surprised May 18 by her husband, Kyle Starkey, at Lorain County Community College's 49th commencement.
Courtney A. Ross
Courtney A. Ross, 31, of Elyria, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, May 18, 2013.
Tue May 21, 2013
Republic Services expands recycling, cities could see recycling rate boost
Republic Services, the waste management company, has expanded the list of items that can be recycled by residents in a five-county Northeast Ohio region serviced by the company.
Judge temporarily shutters Shopway
ELYRIA - A court order has temporarily shuttered an Elyria business that police said was involved in drug sales and fraud, and that the city called a nuisance to the community.
Mon May 20, 2013
Autopsy due for teen found dead by Ohio road
Autopsy results are due for a 17-year-old boy whose body was found by a roadside in northern Ohio.
Sun May 19, 2013
LCCC has record number of 1,362 graduates
ELYRIA - Lorain County Community College awarded 1,362 degrees Saturday - the most in the school's 50-year history, said LCCC President Roy Church during the college's commencement.
Sat May 18, 2013
Mary Pajak, Citizen of the Year, Takes on Flowers and Bullies
Mary Pajak was named Avon Lake's 2013 Citizen of the Year for her significant involvement in, and dedication to, the community.
Lake Shore Cemetery Dedication as Historic Landmark is May 19
The resting place of dozens of Avon Lake's forefathers as well as numerous veterans will be dedicated as an Avon Lake Historic Landmark on May 19 at 1 p.m. at Lake Shore Cemetery The city's only cemetery is on the north side of Lake Road near the SR 83 intersection near Veterans Park.
Fri May 17, 2013
Essie "Chee Chee" Johnson
Essie "Chee-Chee" Johnson , 63, of Elyria, passed away unexpectedly at her home Monday, May 13, 2013.
Expert says secret vote violates state meetings law
The Rural Lorain County Water Authority board's use of secret ballots in a vote Wednesday to remove Mark McConnell from the board violated Ohio's Sunshine Laws, according to an open meetings expert and a 2011 opinion issued by Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine.
Lorain County law enforcement officers observe National Peace Officer Memorial Week
Lorain County law enforcement officers gathered in Ely Square in downtown Elyria on Thursday at the Police Memorial Service to remember the county's fallen officers.
Thu May 16, 2013
Water board member ousted
In a secret vote, the Rural Lorain County Water Authority board voted 17 to 9 Wednesday night to remove Pittsfield Township representative Mark McConnell after four other board members brought charges that McConnell had tried to get some members removed from the board.McConnell, who remains a Pittsfield Township trustee, said afterwards he was ... (more)