November 27, 2014

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Linda Ann Suster

Linda Ann Suster, 31, of Amherst, died Sunday, October 28, 2012. Arrangements will be announced by the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave, Lorain.

Kelley Dorlene Perdue West

Kelley Dorlene Perdue West, 46, of Lorain, died Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at New Life Hospice of St. Joseph, Lorain. Survivors include her husand of 17 years, Michael R.; three children, Tina Jones of Pennsylvania, Matthew Brown and Michael West, Jr., both of Lorain; her parents, Samuel and Ava (nee Walker) Perdue of LaGrange; one Read More…

After You’ve Weathered the Storm: Clean-Up Safety Tips

In the days following the area’s recent high winds, flooding, and power outages Lorain County General Health District’s Acting Health Commissioner Dave Covell, MPH, issues safety reminders for residents.
Electrical Safety:

Never touch… Read More…

Keep Sick Students at Home

Deciding when to keep a sick child home from school is not always easy. It’s important for children to attend school and for some parents keeping a sick child home means missing work. But when a child is truly sick, they need to stay home in the… Read More…

Don’t Let the Cold Slow You Down!

Who wants to go out and exercise when it’s cold? During the winter it’s much easier to find excuses, to avoid excercising. However, don’t let cold weather be your reason to get out of shape. Lorain County residents are invited to com… Read More…

Cavaliers: An opening night win but don’t expect many more

CLEVELAND — Cavaliers fans were all witnesses to an opening-night win at Quicken Loans Arena on Tuesday night, with Cleveland beating the John Wall-less Washington Wizards, 94-84, in front of a sold-out crowd. Not to rain on the 1-0, first-place party, but it’s a pretty safe bet those fans won’t be seeing many more victories Read More…

About 14,000 homes, businesses without power around county

Just over 14,000 homes and businesses in Lorain County remain without power as the effects of Hurricane Sandy batter the area. Just before noon nearly 20,000 customers were without power. Avon Lake has the most outages with 5,920 customers affected, according to FirstEnergy. According to FirstEnergy, outages may be lengthy but crews are assessing the Read More…

Storm causes damage, knocks out power around Northeast Ohio

CLEVELAND — High winds spinning off the edge of superstorm Sandy took a vicious swipe at Northeast Ohio early today, uprooting trees, cutting power to hundreds of thousands, closing schools and flooding parts of major commuter arteries that run along Lake Erie. At least 250,000 homes and businesses in Ohio — the majority in the Read More…

Elyria delays trash pickup, closes Cascade Park

By daybreak, it was decided this morning to suspend trash collection. No, the roads were fine, but the biggest worry, said Safety Service Director Mary Siwierka, was trucks tipping over after being emptied at the landfill. Trash service is delayed one day this week as a result. Cascade Park is closed until further notice. There Read More…

Woman killed by train in Amherst is identified

AMHERST — The woman who was struck and killed by a train Sunday afternoon has been identified by authorities. The Lorain County Coroner’s office has identified the victim as Linda Suster, 31, of Amherst. Amherst Police Lt. Dan Jasinski said police learned from the woman’s family that she left her home on foot about 2:45 Read More…