December 19, 2014

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Oberlin grad a hit in literary world

“I can’t remember my own birth, but I’m sure it was something like caving.” That description of spelunking — cave exploring — by Gwendolen Gross in her novel “Getting Out” caught the fancy of Kirkus Reviews, which wrote, “Even committed couch potatoes should enjoy the graceful blending of outdoor adventuring and wry immersion in family Read More…

Former official appeals conviction

ELYRIA — Former Lorain Safety Service Director Craig Miller wasn’t trying to deceive Lorain police when he told them he had already reviewed the city’s rental of heavy equipment owned by a city worker, his attorney told the 9th District Court of Appeals on Tuesday. Miller and his wife, Cynthia Miller, sat quietly in the Read More…

Appeal denied for man who shot neighbor

ELYRIA — The 9th District Court of Appeals has denied Paul Hashman’s appeal, meaning the 85-year-old will continue to serve his seven-year prison sentence for shooting his Woodland Avenue neighbor in January 2004. Hashman’s attorney, Mike Duff, said he will appeal the decision to the Ohio Supreme Court. In his arguments to get Hashman’s felonious Read More…

VFW Ladies Auxiliary to host Octoberfest

GRAFTON — The Grafton Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3341 Ladies Auxiliary is hosting an Octoberfest at 6 p.m. Saturday at the post hall, 783 Huron St., Grafton. Cabbage rolls and other food will be served beginning at 6 p.m.; musical entertainment will be provided by the Magic Buttons band at 7 p.m. Cost is Read More…

Albert J. Bodmann

Albert J. Bodmann, 90, of Lorain, died Monday, October 22, 2007 in Golden Acres Lorain County Home following a lengthy illness. He was born January 16, 1917 in Lorain, living in Amherst until returning to Lorain in 1990. He graduated from Amherst Central High School in 1935 and then served in the United States Air Read More…

Brian Nelson Calendine

Brian Nelson Calendine, 61, formerly of Tucson, Arizona, passed away Friday, October 5, 2007. A Memorial gathering will be held on Friday, October 26, 2007 at 11 A.M. at the VFW Post 1079 Hall on South Abbe Road in Elyria. Reichlin Roberts Funeral Home, 327 Cleveland Street, Elyria, is handling the local arrangements.

Alma Jean “Jeannie” Thornton

Alma Jean "Jeannie" Thornton (nee Cole), 82, formerly of Elyria, passed away Monday, October 8, 2007 at Autumn Leaves Nursing Home in Dallas, Texas following a long battle with cancer. She was born July 11, 1925 in Monongahela, Pennsylvania and graduated from Trinity High School in Washington, Pennsylvania in the class of 1945. Jeannie served Read More…

Clarence E. Pick

Clarence E. Pick, 79, of Elyria, died Monday, October 22, 2007 at E.M.H. Regional Medical Center in Elyria following a long illness. He was born January 25, 1928 in Berea and was a lifelong resident of Lorain County. Mr. Pick was an inspector for Cleveland Twist Drill Co. for 29 years. He was a U.S. Read More…

Doren L. Beam

Doren L. Beam, 63, and a resident of Henrietta Township,  passed away Sunday, October 21, 2007 at his home, following a short illness. He was born December 14, 1943 in Amherst and had been a resident of the Lorain County area all his life. He was employed at Nordson Corp. in Amherst for 43 years, Read More…

Judy A. Taylor

Judy A. Taylor (nee Robinson), 55, of Elyria, died on Monday October 22, 2007 at Cleveland Clinic, following a long illness. The Reichlin-Roberts Funeral Home, 327 Cleveland Street, Elyria, will announce further arrangements.