October 25, 2014

Elyria
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JCPenney staying put

Employees told store in Elyria mall won’t close — at least until 2009 ELYRIA — It appears likely that JCPenney will stick around Elyria for at least a few more years. JCPenney employees were informed Tuesday by a district manager that the Elyria site wouldn’t be closing in the immediate future despite plans to open Read More…

Beware, owners of ‘vicious’ dogs

Lorain dog warden to deliver about 70 registration notices LORAIN — Owners of vicious dogs, beware: The city is coming after you. Lorain Animal Control Officer Mike Mattei plans to hunt down the owners of dogs that have bitten people without provocation. Such dogs are labeled as “vicious,” according to state law. Mattei plans to Read More…

Monroe P. Bond

Monroe P. Bond, Sr., 84, of Oberlin, died Wednesday, July 11, 2007 at New Life Hospice in Lorain. Arrangements will be announced by Brown-Robinson Funeral Home, Lorain.  

Helen Dennis

Helen Dennis (nee Antus), 95, of Sheffield Township,  charter member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church and former Clearview Board of Education housekeeper, died Tuesday, July 10, 2007, at EMH Regional Medical Center following a brief illness. Mrs. Dennis was born in Caldwell, on March 21, 1912 and had been a resident of Lorain Read More…

Raymond Walter Donaldson

Raymond Walter Donaldson, 88, of Wellington, died Tuesday, July 10, 2007, at EMH Regional Medical Center, Elyria. He was born April 6, 1919, in Cleveland, son of the late Ellis and Oceana K. (Hitchcox) Donaldson. He attended schools in Cleveland and Bainbridge. Mr. Donaldson had lived in Wellington for the past 14 years. He was Read More…

Florence R. Drennan

Florence R. Drennan, 89, of Lorain, died Tuesday, July 10, 2007 in Hearthstone at Lorain following a short illness. She was born August 28, 1917 in Grafton, moving to Lorain in 1941. She was a devoted homemaker to her late husband, Harold, and to her five children. She was a member of the Catholic Church Read More…

Ernestine J. Gondor-Yuhas

Ernestine J. Gondor-Yuhas (nee Kos), 90, of Lorain, died Monday, July 9, 2007 at Golden Acres Nursing Home, Amherst, following a lengthy illness. She was born January 12, 1917 in Lorain; living in Barberton for ten years and the Elyria area before returning to Lorain. She worked as a cook for Lorain Works U.S. Steel Read More…

Violet Vivian Kovalsky

Violet Vivian Kovalsky (nee Vance), 66, of Westlake, died July 8, 2007, at her home. Proprietor for 37 years of Dairy Whip in Cleveland. Beloved wife of Joseph; devoted daughter of Carmella Vance; dear mother of Debbie Jerrome (Steve), Sheryl Donaldson (Rick), Kathy Kovalsky (Tim Stack) and Michael (Amy); loving grandmother of Jennifer King (Regan), Read More…

Natashia S. Lowe

Natashia S. "Tasha" Lowe, 34, of Elyria passed away Monday, July 9, 2007, in the EMH Regional Medical Center following a long illness. She was a Life Long resident of Elyria, born July 22, 1972. A graduate of Elyria West High School class of 1990, she attended Lorain County Community College, where she majored in Read More…

Lucy Spraggins

Lucy Spraggins (nee Mastin), 91, of Lorain, passed away Monday, July 9, 2007, at her residence following a short illness. Mrs. Spraggins was born September 3, 1915, in Huntsville, AL and had lived in the Lorain area since 1946. She was a founding member of New Bethel Primitive Baptist Church in Lorain, which was founded Read More…