August 30, 2014

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Indians: Kipnis in comfort at second base

GOODYEAR, Ariz. — Jason Kipnis thinks the transformation is complete. “I consider myself an infielder now,” said Kipnis, who will open the season as the Indians’ starter at second base alongside All-Star shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera. “I don’t know if everyone else does. They might still see the converted outfielder. But I’m starting to think like Read More…

Bales’ lawyer: Little memory of alleged rampage

FORT LEAVENWORTH, Kan. — Army Staff Sgt. Robert Bales remembers little about the night he is accused of slaughtering 16 Afghan civilians in a nighttime shooting rampage, his lawyer says. He has a sketchy memory of events from before and after the killings but recalls very little or nothing of the time the military believes Read More…

Jewish advocates concerned Demjanjuk grave could be neo-Nazi shrine

CLEVELAND (AP) — If relatives of convicted Nazi war criminal John Demjanjuk get what they want, their patriarch will be buried in suburban Cleveland — a prospect not sitting well with Jewish advocates who argue the retired autoworker could, in death, become a magnet for neo-Nazis. Demjanjuk died Saturday in Germany at age 91, and Read More…

Trained IT Professionals Needed

If you’re looking for a career with a future, a profession that continues to grow in importance every single year, then you should consider training for a job in the world of information technology.  IT jobs are always in demand, and according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, individuals in computer support fields can Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Freckles

Freckles1-Multiple Breed Rescue

FRECKLES Meet Freckles. She was picked up as a stray by the dog warden. She had been at the shelter a month and time was quickly running out for her. She is nothing but love and smiles. She is very friendly and just loves to get her belly rubbed. She is such a sweetheart that Read More…

Patricia Anne Coey

Patricia Anne Coey (nee Matheny), 84, formerly of Elyria, died Friday, March 16, 2012 at her home in Davidson, North Carolina. She was born December 30, 1927 to the late Maude (nee McCamey) and Harry O. Matheny. She is survived by her husband of 66 years, Cecil E. Coey; two sons, Larry E. Coey (Penny Read More…

Yvonne Newton Gardner

Yvonne Newton Gardner, 90, of Avon, went to be with the Lord on Sunday morning, March 18, 2012 in the New Life Hospice of St. Joseph, Lorain, following a brief illness. She was born to the late Margaret (nee Minter) and Lanty Johnson on August 9, 1921 in Jodie, West Virginia. Mrs. Gardner moved from Read More…

James A. Kincaid, Jr.

James A. Kincaid, Jr., 73, of North Ridgeville, passed away Friday, March 16, 2012, at his residence, following a short illness. He was born August 21, 1938 in New York, New York. Mr. Kincaid had been a North Ridgeville resident for many years. He was a veteran and served in the U.S. Navy. Mr. Kincaid Read More…

William E. “Bill” Pegler

William E. “Bill” Pegler, 80, of Elyria, passed away Saturday, March 17, 2012, at his residence, under the compassionate care of New Life Hospice. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Wyers Funeral Chapel of Sheffield Township.