John B. Brooks Jr., 63, of LaGrange, died Saturday at his home following a sudden illness. Friends may call Wednesday, 5 to 8 P.M. at the Bauer-Laubenthal Funeral Home, Chestnut Ridge Rd. at State Rt. 57, Elyria. Further arrangements will be announced by the funeral home.
Cesareo Pagan Delgado, 86, of Grafton, and formerly of Lorain, died on Friday, May 25, 2007 at his home, while under the care of Hospice of Western Reserve. He was born on November 22, 1920 in Orocovis, Puerto Rico, moving to Lorain 54 years ago. He was employed for 28 years at Ford Motor Company, [...]
Fermin V. Rosales Sr., 81, of Lorain, died Friday, May 25, 2007 at Community Health Partners Hospital and Surgical Center West following a short illness. He was born July 7, 1925 in Donna, TX. He came to Lorain in 1951 where he has lived since. Fermin worked 37 years at Lorain Works US Steel as [...]
Regina C. Warren (nee Weber), 99, of North Ridgeville, passed away Sunday, May 27, 2007, at the Northridge Health Center, North Ridgeville. Visitation will be Tuesday, May 29, 2007 from 4 to 8 PM at the Reidy Scanlan Chambers Funeral Home, 2150 Broadway, Lorain. Further arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later.
Jason D. West, 31, of Avon, died Sat., May 26, 2007. He was born Feb. 10, 1976 in Cleveland, and has currently been living in Cleveland Hts., moving from Avon. He was a 1994 graduate of Avon High School, where he played on the football team. He then graduated from Tiffin University in 1999 with [...]
James leads way, especially in fourth, as Cavs get big win cavaliers 88, pistons 82 CLEVELAND — LeBron James started fading — and fading and fading — but the Cavaliers did not. Behind a series of fadeaway jumpers from James — not to mention a couple of resounding dunks and numerous great passes — the [...]
The Cavaliers are still down, but they are far from out of the Eastern Conference finals. LeBron James, Zydrunas Ilgauskas and Daniel “Boobie” Gibson made a myriad of clutch plays in the fourth quarter Sunday night, leading Cleveland to an 88-82 win over Detroit in Game 3 of the best-of-seven series. It marked the Cavaliers’ [...]
Indians 5, Tigers 3 DETROIT — Prior to Sunday night, the lasting memory of Comerica Park for Fausto Carmona was a bad one, featuring him grabbing his head in despair last year after allowing a walk-off home run to Pudge Rodriguez as the Indians’ closer. Things went much better for the young right-hander this time [...]
Tribe Notes DETROIT — Fausto Carmona’s successful string as a starting pitcher this year has come as a surprise to many, but not to teammate Jake Westbrook. “It doesn’t surprise me at all the way he’s stepped up and done what he’s done,” said Westbrook, who is on the disabled list with a strained abdominal [...]
Mike Harris The Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS — Dario Franchitti prayed for rain as the dark clouds gathered above and fast cars filled his mirrors. “It was going to come down to a dogfight, and there’s a lot of strong cars,” the Scotsman said. “Whatever happened, if it came down to that dogfight, it was going [...]