August 20, 2014

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Keystone students’ loose change adds up to $2,180 for folks in need

ELYRIA – You don`t have to ask the children at Keystone Elementary School about the meaning of Christmas. For three weeks, they have been avidly collecting change and have $2,180 to help folks in need of food, toys and holiday cheer as part of LaGrange Lions Club`s Loose Change Drive. CREDIT LINE Madyson Hetsler, 5, Read More…

Thomas D. Craig

Thomas D. Craig, 54, of Elyria, died suddenly at home on Friday, December 7, 2007. Mr. Craig was born on October 27, 1953 in Elyria and he lived here all of his life. He was self employed as a painter. He was a graduate of Elyria High School with the class of 1971. He served Read More…

Genevieve Kure

Genevieve “Aunt Jean” Kure (nee Darmafall), 77, of Lorain, died Sunday, December 9, 2007 at Community Health Partners Hospital and Surgical Center West, Lorain, following a short illness. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Dovin Funeral Home, Lorain.

A. Henry Miller

A. Henry Miller, 79, of Grafton, died Sunday at his home following a brief illness. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Bauer-Laubenthal Funeral Home, Elyria.

Moses Veres

Moses Veres, 92, of Cave Creek, Arizona, and former longtime Elyria resident, passed away November 7, 2007. Moses was born in Duquesne, Pennsylvania and moved to Elyria at an early age. He attended Markley School. He later met and married Elyria resident Alma Blanche Richards in 1941, Together, they owned and operated Griswold Road Supply, Read More…

Golden Helmet award: Avon Lake’s Haddad excels on both sides of the ball

AVON LAKE – On a night when the Avon Lake football team was celebrated for its accomplishments this season, one of the smallest Shoremen stood the tallest. Mike Haddad, a 5-foot-10, 205-pound senior, was named Lorain County`s Golden Helmet winner Sunday at the Irish Heritage Club. The award is presented annually by Coca-Cola to the Read More…

Breaking into the clear: Browns beat Jets, regain control of playoff destiny

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – The destination came into focus in the rain, snow and darkness of the swamp they call The Meadowlands. Even a crazy fourth quarter that included three Jets onside kicks and 22 points couldn`t distort the destiny that`s back within the Browns` reach. With three weeks left in the season, the Browns Read More…

Lewis comes through in the clutch, carries Browns to victory

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – With the Browns clinging to a two-point lead in the final two minutes of the fourth quarter Sunday – and the Browns needing every win they can get in their push to the playoffs – quarterback Derek Anderson stepped into the huddle and told the offense it needed 4 yards for Read More…

Browns notes: Defense blowing hot and cold

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – For three quarters and 12 minutes Sunday, the Browns defense had played its best game of the year. They had a goal-line stand, two interceptions and hadn`t allowed a touchdown. In the final three minutes, the Browns allowed a touchdown, two field goals and the Jets an opportunity to win the Read More…

Browns vs. Jets: Browns win matchups, game

THUMBS UP Jamal Lewis, Browns RB The Browns needed 4 yards for a first down late in the fourth quarter. Lewis gave them 31 yards and a touchdown to all but seal the victory. Lewis has come on in the last month and gives the Browns a great option to go with Braylon Edwards and Read More…