December 22, 2014

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Big wind pushes Lake Erie toward Buffalo

Windy conditions the past two days have left their effects on the county`s Lake Erie waterfront. Beaches at Lorain`s Lakeview Park and Vermilion`s Main Street Beach were extended 30 to 60 feet by the receding water blown to the east by the 24-hour wind barrage. The Lakeview beach reached out to the breakwalls. “This is Read More…

Elyria couple dies in crash

JENNER TWP., Pa. – An Elyria couple was killed Monday when their vehicle collided with a coal truck while traveling in Pennsylvania. Larry Shannon and his wife, Karen, both 67, of Elyria, died of blunt force trauma to the torso, according to Somerset County Coroner Wallace Miller. The Shannons` vehicle was entering state Route 30 Read More…

Contract talks stop at Columbia Schools

COLUMBIA TWP. – Negotiations have broken down between the Columbia Schools and the non-teaching staff, which has given its negotiation team the ability to issue a 10-day strike notice, a union representative said. “This gives the team the ability at any time to serve upon the board a 10-day strike notice,” said Lloyd Rains, egional Read More…

Mad about improv

Looking for something a little different to do with the family this weekend? Consider checking out a local improvisational theater. The First Church in Oberlin has opened its Fellowship Hall to sponsor “First Friday Improv.” The shows will be – you guessed it – the first Friday of each month beginning at 7 p.m. Admission Read More…

Oberlin/Wellington Blotter: November 7, 2007

Wellington police Monday, Oct. 29 6:45 p.m. – 800 block of N. Main St., unwanted package. Tuesday, Oct. 30 11:15 a.m. – 200 block of N. Mill St., purse stolen from apartment overnight. Wednesday, Oct. 31 4:15 p.m. – 700 block of Willard Court, purse containing $320 and credit cards taken from locked car. Thursday, 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…

The Rev. O. E. Curry

The Rev. O. E. “Rusty” Curry (nee Hinton), 81, of Vermilion, and formerly of Elyria, passed away Sunday afternoon, November 4, 2007, at EMH Regional Medical Center in Elyria following a lengthy illness. She was born May 25, 1926, in Cleveland, and moved as a youth to Avon and then to Elyria. She attended Elyria Read More…

Norma J. West

Norma J. West, 72, of Wellington, died Monday, November 5, 2007, at Gaymont Nursing Home in Norwalk. She was born in Wellington on March 30, 1935, the daughter of the late Emerson and Pearl (Davidson) Brown and was a graduate of Wellington High School. Norma worked at the Elms Retirement Village for 38 years as Read More…

Marcia Edwards

Marcia Edwards (nee Webber), 86, of Elyria, liked people and cherished friends.  She passed away Monday, November 5, 2007, at Center Ridge Nursing Home in North Ridgeville, following a lengthy illness. She was born June 14, 1921, in Elyria, and graduated from Elyria High School as part of the class of 1938. She attended one Read More…

Lupe A. Dominguez

Lupe A. Dominguez, 75, of Lorain, died Monday, November 5, 2007, at Good Samaritan Nursing Home in Avon, following a lengthy illness. Lupe was born in Lorain on October 14, 1932, and was a lifelong resident. He attended Lorain High School and worked at U.S. Steel in the bar mill for 32 years, having retired Read More…