Studies: Federal nutrition efforts have little effect Marth Mendoza The Associated Press PANORAMA CITY, Calif. — The federal government will spend more than $1 billion this year on nutrition education — fresh carrot and celery snacks, videos of dancing fruit, hundreds of hours of lively lessons about how great you will feel if you eat [...]
House that was site of fatal 1997 fire burns again LORAIN — Fire officials will continue investigating the causes of separate fires on Tuesday that heavily damaged two homes in the city, one of which was the site of a deadly 1997 fire. The fires on West 22nd Street and West 17th Street were separated [...]
Joseph Borgia IV, 54 , went home to be with the Lord, July 2, 2007, surrounded by his beloved family. Born in Altoona, PA, he had lived in Amherst since 2001. He was a U.S. Army veteran. He had been employed at Jack Matia Chevrolet for three years where he was named Used Car Salesman [...]
Florence R. Daly, 74, of Elyria, passed away Tuesday, July 3, at the home of her son, Thomas. Funeral Services under the direction of the Reichlin Roberts Funeral Home will be announced.
James Edgar Fuqua, Sr., 79, of Lorain, died Tuesday morning, July 3, 2007, in Amherst Manor in Amherst, following a lengthy illness. Mr. Fuqua was born August 8, 1927 in Nashville TN, and had lived in the Lorain area since 1968. He was a member of Second Baptist Church of Lorain, where he served as [...]
Grace Martello (nee Leonello), 86, a lifetime resident of Willoughby, died Monday, July 2, 2007 at her residence. Born February 3, 1921 in Willoughby, Grace was a member of the Court of Mary and the 50 + Club at the Immaculate Conception Church, Parents of Priests, Browning Senior Center in Willoughby, and Willoughby Womens Club. [...]
Lisa D. Peters-Freistuhler, 31, of Eaton Township, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, July 3, 2007 in Elyria. She was born in Sandusky and had resided in Eaton Township for 21 years. Lisa was a 1993 graduate of Midview High School, attended nursing school in Cleveland for two years, and was a licensed practical nurse. She [...]
Charles A. "Captain Chuck" Yonkings, 70, of Elyria, died Monday, July 2, 2007, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. He was born March 17, 1937 in Lorain. He was a resident of Elyria for most of his life and spent his winters in Big Pine Key FL, for the past 27 years. He graduated [...]