October 21, 2014

Elyria
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Car salesman gets 11 years; wife gets probation

ELYRIA — An Avon couple was sentenced Thursday for crimes including cracking odometers and rolling them back at the couple’s used car dealership. William Greisser, 49, was sentenced to 11 years in prison while his wife, Kathleen Greisser, 51, was given three years probation. Both were also ordered to forfeit their bank accounts, investments and Read More…

Five in custody after bat, knife brawl

LORAIN — Less than 12 hours after a fight Wednesday in Elyria involving two men attacking each other with a knife and baseball bat, police in Lorain arrested three juveniles and an adult for a fight involving the same weapons but in greater number — three knives and a baseball bat. Police said they were Read More…

Vermilion plans beach patrols

VERMILION — The Main Street Beach has been a troublesome spot this summer, but the Vermilion Police Department is hoping extra patrols planned for this weekend will keep the problems to a minimum this Labor Day. “Anytime you have a public beach, you will have problems, but it seems that this year the kids were Read More…

Thomas Edward McCarty

Thomas Edward McCarty, of North Olmsted, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family and friends on Tuesday, August 28, 2007, joining daughter, Stephanie Ann. Tom was a veteran of World War II, lifetime member of VFW Post 1079, DAV, and Purple Heart. Tom is survived by his beloved wife of 65 years, Read More…

Susan M. Papp

Susan M. Papp (nee Masaveg), 53, died Thursday, August 30, 2007. She was employed by Sherwin Williams for 31 years. She is survived by her husband of 27 years, Joseph; son, Mark; grandson, Mark Jr.; mother, Mary Mesaveg, brothers, Leroy (Mary), Jerry, Joe (Vicki), Mike, and John (Natalie) and George Masaveg; sister, Agnes. Friends may Read More…

Marie Olexen

Marie Olexen, (nee Milli), 84, died Wednesday, August 29, 2007, at Anchor Lodge in Lorain. She was a 1941-A graduate of Lorain High School, member of National Honor Society and received her nursing degree in 1946 from St. Luke’s in Cleveland. She was a member of the Lorain County Crafters, Amherst Women’s League, and the Read More…

John Lakis, Jr.

John Lakis, Jr., 82, of Elyria, died August 30, 2007 at his home after a short illness. He was born March 13, 1925 in Brooklyn NY, and has been a resident of Elyria since 1947. He was a Master Optician and district manager for Bausch & Lomb, Inc. until his retirement in 1981. He later Read More…