October 31, 2014

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Approval of income tax hike a major victory for Lorain Mayor Chase Ritenauer

LORAIN — Mayor Chase Ritenauer, who turns 28 on Nov. 30, said Tuesday’s passage of Issue 13, a 0.5 percent income tax hike, was an early present. Ritenauer said Wednesday that the permanent increase, which will raise $5.3 million annually and cost a worker earning $50,000 yearly an additional $250, is “huge.” Rejection would’ve meant Read More…

Reported abduction attempt puts school on edge

ELYRIA — An alleged abduction attempt Friday has some parents of Prospect Elementary School students on alert. At 8:52 a.m. Friday, officers were sent to Prospect when two children reported hearing a stranger call to them from an older, four-door black vehicle. An 11-year-old girl and her 6-year-old brother were walking to school down University Read More…

Cavs come up short against Warriors without big men Anderson Varejao, Tyler Zeller

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OAKLAND — David Lee logged 38 more minutes than he thought he would Wednesday night after constantly vomiting and fighting a fever, dizziness and dehydration — “just about anything you can think of,” he said — from all the fluids lost. At one point in the second half, Golden State Warriors coach Mark Jackson turned Read More…

Ruth Delk

Ruth Delk, 88, of North Ridgeville and formerly of Oberlin, passed away quietly Monday evening, November 5, 2012, at Center Ridge Health Campus, North Ridgeville. Born August 30, 1924 in Detroit, Michigan, to the late Brighton Slaughter and Lucile Williams, Ruth was the wife of Warren Delk. He passed from this life on February 27, Read More…

Marjorie Lucille “Marge” Goelz

Marjorie Lucille “Marge” Goelz, 77, of Elyria, drifted away peacefully at Life Care Center of Elyria, early Friday, November 2, 2012 after a long illness. Born in Sycamore, Ohio on February 27, 1935, she was the second child of Robert and Geraldine (Cross) McDermott. Marge was a 1953 graduate of Sycamore High School and continued Read More…

Joy Elizabeth Kidd

Joy Elizabeth Kidd (nee Exline), 52, of Elyria, passed away Tuesday, November 6, 2012, at EMH Healthcare, following a sudden illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Bogner Family Funeral Home, North Ridgeville.

Myrtle A. Malley

Myrtle A. Malley (nee Thiemke), 87, of Coshocton County, formerly of Elyria, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, November 7, 2012, at her daughters residence in Warsaw, Ohio. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 P.M., Friday, November 9, 2012, at the Liston Funeral Home, 36403 Center Ridge Road (at Read More…

Marie Nedoma

Marie Nedoma (nee Velotta), age 70, died Wednesday, November 7, 2012. She was the beloved wife of the late Francis; loving mother of Denise Thomas (Jeffrey), Carla Nemeth (Michael OConnell), Joseph Nemeth (Becky), and Herbert Nedoma (Ruth); dearest grandmother of Debra and Danielle Thomas, Anthony, Amy, and Emily Nemeth, and Vincent and Carla Nedoma; stepgrandmother Read More…

Patricia Jane Robenolt

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Patricia Jane Robenolt (nee Saturley), 78, of Elyria passed away Wednesday, October 31, 2012, at Keystone Pointe Health and Rehabilitation, having lived many years with Alzheimer’s. Pat was born January 31, 1934, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She was a 1952 graduate of Perry High School in Pittsburgh. Pat moved to Ohio in 1962. She was a Read More…

Mildred Lee Thomas

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Mildred Lee Thomas, 88, was called home to be with the Lord Monday, November 5, 2012, in Columbus, after a long illness. She was born September 23, 1924 in Lorain. Mildred was a life time resident of Lorain. After taking ill, she relocated to Columbus with her loving daughter, Beverly Thomas-Carey. She was a dedicated Read More…