October 21, 2014

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Defense attorney plans to renovate client’s home

ELYRIA — Attorney Mike Duff plans to renovate the Woodland Avenue home he got for defending Paul Hashman on attempted murder and felonious assault charges for shooting his neighbor in January 2004. Duff said after the renovations — which include a thorough cleaning and new siding — he plans to rent out 519 Woodland Ave. Read More…

Compost 101

How to convert kitchen and yard waste into rich, beautiful garden dirt Autumn is in full swing, and according to Lorain County Metro Parks Naturalist Matt Kocsis, there is no better time to begin thinking about the spring. while most of us are dreading the soon-to-be sub-freezing temperatures, piercing snow storms and icy car windshields, Read More…

Amherst/Vermilion blotter: November 6, 2007

Amherst police Friday, Oct. 26 2:12 a.m. – Cooper Foster Park Road, Thomas J. Phillips, 20, 100 block E. Main St., charged with underage consumption and operating a vehicle while intoxicated. 4:40 p.m. – Marion L. Steele High School, a pair of 17-year-old boys were charged with underage consumption after police found them tailgating with Read More…

Walter H. Coates

Walter H. Coates, 87, of Elyria, died Sunday, November 4, 2007, at Community Health Partners, Lorain. He was born January 14, 1920, in Shawnee, where he was a 1938 graduate of Shawnee High School. After graduation, he served in the Civilian Conservation Corps. He moved to Elyria around 1941 and worked in his family’s business, Read More…

Shirley Ann Miller

Shirley Ann Miller (nee Eppley), 82, of Brownhelm Township, passed away Saturday, November 3, 2007, at Lake Point Health Center in Lorain, following a lengthy illness. She was born February 18, 1925, in Lorain where she was raised. She graduated from high school in 1943. She moved to Brownhelm Township in 1948 and remained a Read More…

The Rev. O.E. Curry

The Rev. O.E. “Rusty” Curry (nee Hinton), 81, of Vermilion and formerly of Elyria, passed away Sunday, November 4, 2007, at EMH Regional Medical Center following a lengthy illness. Further arrangements will be announced by Busch Funeral Home in Elyria.  

Marcia W. Edwards

Marcia W. Edwards (nee Webber), 86, of Elyria, passed away Monday, November 5, 2007, at Center Ridge Nursing Home in North Ridgeville. Arrangements will be announced by Busch Funeral Home in Elyria.  

Major A. ‘Maj’ Tyree

Major A. "Maj" Tyree, 89, of Sheffield, passed away Saturday, November 3, 2007, in the Avon Oaks Nursing Home following a brief illness. She was born in Wynne, Ark., coming to Lorain in 1923. She spent most of her life in Lorain. Mrs. Tyree was a member of Mount Zion Baptist Church of Lorain where Read More…

Letty L. Miko

Letty L. Miko (nee Moore), 88, of Elyria, died Sunday, November 4, 2007, at New Life Hospice Center of St. Joseph, Lorain, after a brief illness. She was born May 12, 1919 in Wellington, and moved to Elyria from Henrietta in 1950. She had been a member of Magyar United Church of Christ in Elyria Read More…

Helen M. Willis

Helen M. Willis (nee Shear), 90, of Elyria, died Saturday, November 3, 2007, at her home after a brief illness. She was born May 21, 1917 in Cambridge, and had lived in Elyria since 1941. Mrs. Willis worked at the former Crandall Drug Store, Hess Pharmacy, both in Elyria, Higgins Pharmacy, Amherst and finally, 12 Read More…