April 21, 2014

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David E. Orzech Sr.

David E. Orzech Sr., 59, of Lorain, died Monday, December 3, 2007 at his home following a brief illness. He was born July 31, 1948 in Elyria and was a lifelong Elyria area resident. Mr. Orzech worked as a truck driver for the Industrial Transport Co. in Lorain. He served in the U.S. Army where Read More…

Donald Ralph Gilder

Donald Ralph Gilder, 73, of Duluth, Georgia and formerly of N. Ridgeville, passed away Saturday, December 1, 2007 at Gwinnett Medical Center, Duluth, following a short illness. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date and will be announced by the David Bogner Family Funeral Home, 36625 Center Ridge Rd., N. Ridgeville

Effie Sword

Effie Sword, 85, of Wellington, passed away peacefully at home Monday, December 3, 2007 after a lengthy illness. She was born, May 15, 1922 in Pikeville, Kentucky, daughter of the late Bert and Rattie (Gayheart) Dye. She had been a resident of Ohio since 1959. Mrs. Sword was a homemaker and a member of the Read More…

Eleanor M. Hoffman

Eleanor M. Hoffman, 89, passed away 1 P.M., Saturday, November 24, 2007 at The Beckett House in New Concord. Eleanor was born in Cleveland on November 15, 1918 to the late John and Lena (Knox) Hilovsky. Eleanor worked at The National Aeronautics and Space Administration in Cleveland, until her retirement. Eleanor is survived by a Read More…

Glendon R. Hawley

Glendon R. Hawley, 49, of Grafton died Tuesday, December 4, 2007 at his home, following a long illness. He was born April 23, 1958 in Cleveland and was a resident of Grafton for most of his life. Mr. Hawley was a machine operator for Zaytran in Elyria. He retired in February 2007. He enjoyed hunting Read More…

Laura V. Fritz

Laura V. Fritz, 81, of Amherst, went home to be with Christ on Monday, December 3, 2007. She was born September 29, 1926 in Glitzen, Pennsylvania. She was the daughter of the late Felix and Mary Perry. Laura was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and sister. She will be sadly missed by her family, her Read More…

As North Ridgeville district bursts, bond starts journey back to ballot

NORTH RIDGEVILLE – Modular trailers, split sessions or putting the failed bond issue back on the ballot? North Ridgeville Superintendent Michael Tefs said it`s like being stuck between a rock, a hard place and an even harder spot, but that`s the reality of the district, and residents should gear up for one of the three. Read More…

Teacher’s arrest for blog post sparks debate over free speech

MADISON, Wis. – Bloggers and free speech advocates are calling on prosecutors not to file charges against a teacher arrested for allegedly posting an anonymous comment online praising the Columbine shooters. Some were disturbed by the post police say James Buss left on a conservative blog, but other observers said it was a sarcastic attempt Read More…

Final 47 of Vick’s dogs go to rescue groups

RICHMOND, Va. – The remaining 47 pit bulls seized from suspended NFL star Michael Vick`s dogfighting operation were recommended for placement with rescue organizations on Tuesday by the dogs` guardian. Rebecca J. Huss, an animal law expert, submitted a summary report to the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia on Tuesday, as the Read More…

Police blotter: Dec. 5, 2007

Elyria police Monday, Dec. 3 8 a.m. – 100 block Fourth St., slashed tires. 11:05 a.m. – M and M Improvements, Cleveland St., 12-foot flat-bed trailer stolen. 12 p.m. – 300 block East Ave., a man said he was threatened by another man and they both drew knives. 12:58 p.m. – Police station, West Avenue, Read More…