August 1, 2014

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Judge to decide appeal deadline

LORAIN — A county Common Pleas Court judge will decide today whether to extend the amount of time that Lorain residents have to appeal the county auditor’s decision to decline their property tax abatements. Today was supposed to be the last day for more than 300 west-side residents to appeal Auditor Mark Stewart’s decision not Read More…

County can’t collect from victims’ fund

ELYRIA — Victims of crime in Ohio can collect up to $50,000 for injury, loss of work or counseling. But when the victim is the county, counting those zeroes may be a little premature. Legg The county prosecutor’s office sent the Lorain County commissioners a victim impact questionnaire after a man broke a door in Read More…

County bar to poll lawyers about Family Court merger

ELYRIA —  About 400 attorneys who are members of the Lorain County Bar Association are being polled on the hot-button issue of whether the county’s Probate and Domestic Relations courts should be merged into a single Family Court. The bar association’s president, Kreig Brusnahan, said it only makes sense to question the attorneys because they Read More…

Tony Zalar

Tony Zalar, 85, of Lorain, died Wednesday, September 12, 2007 at Community Health Partners Hospital, Lorain following a brief illness. He was born February 15, 1922 in Lloydell PA. He worked four years in the coal mines before enlisting in the Army in August 1942. He began enlistment in the 506 Parachute Battalion and then Read More…

Rose M. Weitzel

Rose M. Weitzel, 88, of Lorain, died Thursday, September 13, 2007. Arrangements will be announced by the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, Lorain.  

Juanita J. Palm

Juanita J. Palm (nee Nicols), 93, of Elyria, died Wednesday, September 12, 2007 at The Northridge Health Center, North Ridgeville. The was born June 17, 1914 in Norwalk, and was a 1932 graduate of Norwalk High School. She was a member of the Board of Realtors and worked in the real market, locally, for over Read More…

Joseph G. Serazin

Joseph G. Serazin, 85, of Elyria, died Wednesday, September 12, 2007 peacefully in his home following a lengthy illness. He was born March 13, 1922 in Lorain. He was a Lorain resident for 41 years before moving to Elyria in 1963. He graduated from Lorain High School in 1940. He Attended Bowling Green University and Read More…

Jack C. Bryner

Jack C. Bryner, 86, of Elyria, died Tuesday, September 11, 2007 at his home. He was born December 8, 1920 in Lorain where he graduated from Lorain High School in 1939. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II and was employed for 43 years at U.S. Steel Company in Lorain retiring in Read More…

Howard Bryant

Howard Bryant, 56, of Elyria, passed away Wednesday, September 12, 2007. He was born March 5, 1951 in Logan, WV. He was the beloved husband of Ellen; loving father of Howard D., Bonnie Klinger and Trish (John) Adams; dearest grandfather of eight; loving son of Bama and the late Edward; dear brother of 10; dear Read More…

Testimony: Evans had gun before gunshot

ELYRIA – Barry Williams said Wednesday that he was running down the street when the gunshot that killed Michael Smith was fired. BRUCE BISHOP/CHRONICLE Barry Williams answers questions from Assistant Lorain County Prosecutor Anthony Cillo in court Wednesday. He didn`t see who pulled the trigger, but when he last looked over his shoulder, Willie Evans Read More…