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Archives for July 13, 2007

LCCAA worker faces theft charges

Anonymous letter spurred investigation ELYRIA — A criminal investigation triggered last year by an anonymous letter sent to public officials has resulted in a Lorain County Community Action Agency employee being indicted for theft in office. A county grand jury indicted Elizabeth Young, 39, of Lorain, on charges of theft in office, theft and tampering Read More…

Boy hit by car

LORAIN — A Lorain boy who police and witnesses suspect was among a group of teens playing chicken with passing motorists was in serious condition at a Cleveland hospital after being hit by a car Thursday night, a hospital spokeswoman said. Leif Hammonds, 16, was hit while walking westbound across Broadway near East 32nd Street, Read More…

Police Blotter – 06/13/07

Elyria police Tuesday, July 10 10:59 a.m. – 200 block Bond St., Cascade School, window busted out. 11 a.m. – 400 block Wesley Ave., disabled woman said she was nearly scammed out of $18,000 by a man she met on the Internet; woman turned information over to police before money was exchanged. 11:20 a.m. – Read More…

Kenneth Ahr

Kenneth L. Ahr, 59, and a resident of Amherst, passed away Wednesday, July 11, 2007. Further arrangements will be announced by the Hempel Funeral Home in Amherst.  

Monroe Pearle Bond, Sr.

Monroe Pearle Bond, Sr., 84, of Oberlin, died Wednesday morning, July 11, 2007 at New Life Hospice in Lorain. Mr. Bond was born September 25, 1922 in Lorain and had been a lifelong resident of Lorain County. He was a member of Wesley United Methodist Church in Lorain where he sang in the senior choir. Read More…

Irma A. Dyer

Irma A. Dyer (nee Shore), 96, of Elyria, died Thursday, July 12, 2007 at Life Care Center of Elyria. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Bauer-Laubenthal Funeral Home, Elyria.  

Rose Swan

Rose Mary Swan (nee Eonta), 77,  and a resident of Amherst, passed away Wednesday, July 11, 2007, at Amherst Hospital E.R. following a sudden illness. She was born January 29, 1930, in Canonsburg, PA. She was raised, and had made her home in Pennsylvania for 33 years before moving to Amherst. Rose was a member Read More…

Allen John Williams

Allen John Williams, 72, of Lorain, died Tuesday afternoon, July 10, 2007, at his residence following a brief illness. Mr. Williams was born October 28, 1934, in New Iberia, LA, and had resided in the Lorain area since 1957. He was a member of St. Edwards Catholic Church in New Iberia, LA where had once Read More…