September 21, 2014

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Blotter / North Ridgeville: September 20

Friday, Sept. 7 11:29 a.m. — 38500 block Misty Meadow Trail, burglary while owners were sleeping. Items taken included a cellular phone, digital camera, money and a canvas bag valued at $455. 4:44 p.m. — Railroad crossing at state Route 10, Adam Manes, 20, Elyria, charged with speed, reckless operation without due regard and driving Read More…

Shooter, 85, denied early release

ELYRIA — Paul Hashman will remain in a state prison, a county judge has decided. Common Pleas Judge Christopher Rothgery has denied a request from the 85-year-old convict for early release from the seven-year prison sentence he is serving for shooting his neighbor, Darrell Oskins, in January 2004. The shooting was the culmination of a Read More…

Possible misuse of flood money probed

LORAIN — Lorain police are investigating whether money distributed by the city through a loan program for flooding victims on the west side was handled properly. City Law Director Mark Provenza said Wednesday that allegations about possible wrongdoings came to his attention Monday and he forwarded them to police. Provenza would not discuss specifics about Read More…

Michael Moncrief

Michael Moncrief, 55, of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, September 16, 2007, at St. Vincent Charity Hospital, Cleveland. He was born July 18, 1952 in Youngstown. He was the devoted husband of Melissa (nee Berman); dearest father of Kim, Reggie, Chris, Nicole and Paul Michael; beloved grandfather of 11 and loving great-grandfather of two; treasured brother Read More…

Marguerite Karahuta

Marguerite Karahuta, formerly of Lorain, died Tuesday, September 18, 2007, in Rochester, Mich.. She was born July 17, 1917, and was a graduate of St. Mary High School and Oberlin Business College and was employed as an accountant in Lorain and Elyria for many years. She was a member of St. Peter’s Parish and Quota Read More…

George E. Starcovic

George E. Starcovic, 73, of Amherst, passed away Sunday, September 2, 2007, at EMH Regional Medical Center in Elyria. George was a 3rd and 4th Degree member and past Grand Knight of the Knights of Columbus. He served as an officer for the UAW for 20 years. He was also an officer of Moen Credit Read More…

Florence Z. Jones

Florence Z. Jones (nee Brennan), 86, a lifelong resident of Amherst, passed away Wednesday, September 19, 2007, at New Life Hospice Residential Center in Lorain, following a brief illness. She was born January 20, 1921, in Amherst, where she was raised and graduated from the former Central High School class of 1939. Florence was employed Read More…

Allen Memorial offers unused drugs to poor

OBERLIN — Low-income patients at one northern Ohio hospital soon will be able to save hundreds of dollars on prescription medicine thanks to donations from nursing homes. The pilot program will provide medicines that can cost hundreds of dollars for a 90-day supply for just $13. The medications could be for diabetes, heart disease, blood Read More…

David S. Williams

David S. Williams, 76, of Elyria passed away at his home on Monday, September 17, 2007, after a short illness. Mr. Williams was born March 10, 1931, in Dobra, W.Va., and he made his home in Elyria since 1956. He was employed by the Elyria Telephone Company as a salesman and installer retiring in 1976. Read More…

Christofer J. Crobaugh

Christofer J. Crobaugh, 61, of North Ridgeville, passed away Tuesday, September 18, 2007, at EMH Regional Medical Center, following a sudden illness. He was born in West Hartford, Conn., and grew up in Medina. He had resided in North Ridgeville the past 24 years. Mr. Crobaugh served in the Army and National Security Agency during Read More…