Lorain County Newswire

Lorain County Newswire

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  1. Lorain County restaurants, food places with most health violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Cleveland.com

    Here are the restaurants and other food places that received the most food-inspection citations from the Lorain County General Health District during the inspection year of March 2015 to February 2016, according to state records. The district, however, does not include Avon Lake, Elyria and Lorain.

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  2. Online vs. paper tests create "seesaw" effect on state report card grades, school official...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    ... year becomes an A the next - and vice versa. Mike Molnar, executive director of educational services for the Lorain County district, attracted statewide attention earlier this year when he collected data showing that districts giving tests online ...

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  3. Driver indicted in State Trooper's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTOL-TV Toledo

    A 37-year-old Lorain County man was indicted Monday in the death of Ohio State Highway Patrol Trooper Kenneth Velez. A Cuyahoga County Grand Jury charged Joshua J. Gaspar of Columbia Station with two counts of aggravated vehicular homicide and driving while under the influence.

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  4. Crash in Lorain County kills 1, injures 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Cleveland.com

    One person was killed and three others injured in a two-vehicle crash Sunday evening, the State Highway Patrol reports. Judy M. Pullin, 69, of New London, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash, which occurred at the intersection of Ohio 511 and Ohio 162.

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  5. Oberlin police chief to review harassment allegations against officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 23 | The Plain Dealer

    Monique Brooks-Cochran and Arvis Townsend filed a complaint with Oberlin police that they were being singled out and harassed by a city police officer. Oberlin Police Chief Juan Torres said he will study the Lorain County Sheriff Department's report on alleged harassment of a city couple by an Oberlin police officer.

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  6. Cleveland Arts listings for Sept. 23-29: Fred Wilson's Wildfire...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 23 | Cleveland.com

    ... 440-775-8665 or oberlin.edu/allenart . A strong permanent collection makes the Allen well worth a trip to Lorain County. The Weltzheimer/Johnson House (a Frank Lloyd Wright Usonian House, 1948-50) is open the first Sunday of the month (April through ...

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  7. Lorain County Community College sells 204 acres to Metro ParksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 23 | Cleveland.com

    Lorain County Community College has sold 204 acres on Case Road to the Lorain County Metro Parks for $691,000. The North Ridgeville property is close to, but not connected to, the college campus.

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  8. Fallen Trooper Kenneth Velez remembered as man who wouldn't quitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | Cleveland.com

    Trooper Kenneth Velez was remembered Thursday as a hero, an officer devoted to public service who wouldn't quit, even when he could have stepped down. A large crowd filled much of the Ewing Activities Center at Lorain County Community College to pay their respects at a funeral for Velez, 48, who died Sept.

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  9. Hundreds pay final respects to fallen OSP Trooper Kenneth VelezRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 21 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    Hundreds went to the Ewing Center Field House on the campus of Lorain County Community College on Wednesday to pay their final respects to Ohio State Highway Trooper Kenneth Velez. Velez had been with the Ohio State Highway Patrol since 1989.

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  10. Lorain-County 48 mins ago 3:16 p.m.Elyria woman overdoses with baby grandson in backseatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 21 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    Police say a 56-year-old Ohio woman is suspected of overdosing in her pickup truck with her baby grandson in the backseat. Officers in Elyria say the woman was unresponsive in the truck and they had to break a window before they could revive her with the overdose antidote naloxone.

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  11. Lorain-County 17 mins ago 4:52 a.m.Baby's remains lost at hospital: Family pays tributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 21 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    LORAIN, Ohio Exactly one month after giving birth to a stillborn baby girl whose remains were lost at the hospital , the child's mother, father and several other family members are honoring Joh'nae's memory. Channel 3 News broke the story last month after Shadaria Whitfield and Antron Robinson say the funeral director was given the runaround and they were later told their child's remains were disposed of.

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  12. 151 Volunteers provided over 430 hours of service during United Way...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 20 | La Prensa

    Lorain, Sept. 16, 2016: Volunteers joined forces to provide 432 hours of service throughout Lorain County as part of United Way of Greater Lorain County's annual Week of Caring.

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  13. Community colleges offer information sessions for former ITT Tech studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 20 | The Plain Dealer

    Cuyahoga Community College and Lorain County Community College will hold information sessions for former students of the shuttered ITT Technical Institute. The for-profit college abruptly closed Sept.

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  14. Funeral of Ohio trooper hit by driver will be at collegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 20 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    The public wake and funeral for a veteran Ohio trooper who was struck and killed on a Cleveland interstate have been moved to a local college. Cleveland.com reports Kenneth Velez's wake service is scheduled Wednesday afternoon and evening at the Ewing Center Field House at Lorain County Community College.

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  15. Flying high with HuberRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | Trading Post

    ... taxied the 2,000-or-so feet of grass and took off again, heading northwest toward another strip in southern Lorain County. On that approach, two model airplanes soared and flipped through the air, members of the Suburban RC Flyers club manning their ...

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  16. Suspect arrested on drug, warrant charges: North Ridgeville policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | Cleveland.com

    ... violations on Sept. 13. Two days earlier, the same suspect was arrested on an active warrant through the Lorain County Sheriff's Department. He was taken into custody and later released. A short time after that call, a motel employee reported drugs ...

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  17. Montville to seek $80,000 park grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | Trading Post

    ... half that money was awarded early this year for two projects submitted by the Medina County Park District and Lorain County Park District. Montville will be applying for some of the remaining money in a supplemental round of applications to the ...

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  18. Confusion and disappointment in local schools over state report cardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | Cleveland.com

    ... and more helpful. The North Ridgeville schools scored eighth, with a 72.4% performance score out of 14 Lorain County school districts. The district did not rank in the top 20 in northeast Ohio. "The state raised the passing score last year after the ...

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  19. Avon High School Athletic Hall of Fame showcases four new inducteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | Cleveland.com

    ... Schafer Parker, from the class of 1990, won four letters in cross country and track. In addition, she was the Lorain County champion in the 1600 and 3200 meter competitions. As if that wasn't enough, Parker was also the state runner up in the 3200 ...

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  20. Area resident joins 'Saved by the Belt' clubMan a oeis living testimony...Read the original story

    Sunday Sep 18 | Norwalk Reflector

    Wellington resident Adam J. Bechtler joined Ohio's "Saved By The Belt" club after his safety belt kept him from being seriously injured or killed in a crash on County Road 70 in Lorain County on Aug. 4. Lt. Carlos Smith, commander of the Ohio State Highway Patrol's Elyria Post, presented him with a "Saved By The Belt" Club certificate, signed by Ohio Department of Public Safety Director John Born and Colonel Paul Pride, patrol superintendent.

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