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3 hrs ago | The Chronicle-Telegram

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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Related Topix: US News, United States Department of Agriculture, Grafton, OH

Fri Apr 18, 2014

WKYC-TV Cleveland

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.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Sheffield Lake, OH

The Chronicle-Telegram

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.

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Related Topix: Elyria, OH

The Chronicle-Telegram

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.

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Related Topix: Lorain, OH

Norwalk Reflector

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.

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Related Topix: Huron County, OH, Drugs, Drug Testing, Wakeman, OH

The Chronicle-Telegram

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.

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Related Topix: Elyria, OH

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Cleveland.com

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.

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Related Topix: Oberlin, OH, Painting, Arts, Case Western Reserve University

Cleveland.com

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.

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Related Topix: North Ridgeville, OH

Cleveland.com

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.

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Related Topix: Lorain, OH, Elyria, OH

The Chronicle-Telegram

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.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Cousinconnect.com

Genealogy Query - FRANKLIN : RICHARDS

Adopted through Lorain County, OH Children's Services. Birth name was Richard Henry Franklin.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Genealogy, Cleveland, OH

Norwalk Reflector

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.

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Related Topix: Elyria, OH

The Chronicle-Telegram

'Leviathan' to visit Lorain County

WELLINGTON - David H. Kloke spent years researching and building a detailed replica of Abraham Lincoln's funeral train.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Cleveland.com

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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Related Topix: Avon Lake, OH

The Plain Dealer

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.

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Related Topix: Ohio, Medina, OH, Medina County, OH, Chippewa Lake, OH, Brunswick, OH, Opinion

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Daily-Jeff.com

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."

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Related Topix: Elyria, OH, Lorain, OH

The Chronicle-Telegram

Dale L. Morgan

Dale L. Morgan, 69, of Elyria, passed away Saturday April 12th, 2014. Arrangements will be announced by Dicken Funeral Home, Elyria.

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Related Topix: Elyria, OH

The Chronicle-Telegram

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.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Healthcare Law, Law, Medicare, Health, Medicaid, Oncology

Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Chronicle-Telegram

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.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Chronicle-Telegram

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.

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Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, Lorain, OH

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