December 19, 2014

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A first for Second Harvest

Food bank to distribute high-quality produce this week Farmer Loren Buurma is a happy man. The fruits of his labor — beets, cucumbers, peppers, kale and turnip, mustard and collard greens — won’t be plowed under the ground as excess produce. Farmer’s market giveaway Food offered: Potatoes, onions, turnips, spinach, acorn squash, butternut squash, suntan Read More…

Husband receives probation for porn charges

Man whose wife drugged their kids last year pleaded guilty in July ELYRIA — A Lorain man whose wife attempted to poison their two children and drive them off a cliff last year was sentenced Friday to five years probation for having child pornography on his computer. Jeffrey Fennell, 37, also will have to register Read More…

Some residents argue, but road may be done deal

NORTH RIDGEVILLE — The debate to connect two dead-end roads on the city’s north side is being resurrected by residents who want to stop the project dead in its tracks. They already have signed and turned in a petition with more than 300 signatures to Council asking that the road connection not go forward. Now Read More…

Small protest greets center’s grand opening

LORAIN — A small group of Lorain County Right to Life members stood outside the grand opening of the Women’s Center in Lorain in protest of the facility, which brings Planned Parenthood to the area. President Larry Zaleski said the group opposes the facility because it promotes abortion. CHUCK HUMEL / CHRONICLE Larry Zaleski, president Read More…

Sheffield police blotter: Oct. 13, 2007

Tuesday, Sept. 25 10:30 a.m. — East 31st Street, Jose Romero, 25, Lorain, charged with no driver’s license and expired plates. Wednesday, Sept. 26 8:26 a.m. — Dave’s Dyna Guard, 4095 Colorado Ave., Carlos Merced, 40, Lorain, charged with driving under suspension. 10:12 p.m. — Abbe Road, Thomas Kmetz, 45, Lakewood, charged with DUI and Read More…

Always looking to serve

Lorain Lions Club celebrates 85 years of helping others LORAIN — The Lorain Lions Club has been positively affecting local lives since its inception on Aug. 24, 1922, just five years after the first Lions Club was started in Chicago in 1917.  This year marks the 85th anniversary for the Lorain branch organization. It is Read More…

William P. Heinebrodt

William P. Heinebrodt, 79, of North Ridgeville, and formerly of Avon, passed away at his home on Thursday, October 11, 2007 following a short illness. He was born October 23, 1927 in Lorain and was a lifelong resident of Avon until moving to North Ridgeville in 1999. As a youngster, he worked alongside his father Read More…

William D. Young

William D. Young, Sr., 83, of Lorain, died Thursday, October 11, 2007 at his residence, while under the care of New Life Hospice, following a brief illness. Mr. Young was born in Lorain on October 17, 1923 and remained a lifelong resident of the city. He graduated from Lorain High School, and was a member Read More…

Roland S. Gray

Roland S. Gray, 77, of Elyria, died Monday, October 8, 2007 in Middleburg Heights. Born June 30, 1930 in Elyria. Mr. Roland was a laborer. He is survived by his son, Roland S. Gray, Jr. of Elyria; daughter, Gabrielle K. Hill of Oberlin; five grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; brother, Col. Charles A. Q. Gray, Jr. of Read More…

Lico Boone

Lico Boone, 81, of Elyria went home to be with the Lord on Friday, October 5, 2007 in his home following a long illness. He was born in El Dorado, Arkansas coming to Elyria 51 years ago. He was employed as a laborer for Duplex Foundry and Tappan Industries, retiring after 20 years of dedicated Read More…