July 30, 2014

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State rep to request review of Lorain Schools’ finances

LORAIN — State Rep. Matt Lundy wants the Ohio Department of Education to conduct a thorough review of the Lorain Schools’ finances to determine how the district ended up in such dire straits that it had to lay off nearly a third of its teachers. Lundy, D-Elyria, said he, state Sen. Sue Morano, D-Lorain, and Read More…

Zoo train hits kangaroo

Animal put down after accident at Australian Adventure CLEVELAND — A 1-year-old female kangaroo was euthanized after she was hit by a train at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo. The kangaroo reportedly was lying on the tracks of the zoo’s Australian Adventure exhibit when a train carrying several passengers struck the animal about noon Tuesday, according Read More…