July 22, 2014

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Critte Chronicles: Althena

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This sweetheart is longing for a family to call her own. Althena was found running the streets with a heavy chain dragging behind her. Althena is a little skittish when first meeting people but warms up quickly. She is very close to being housebroken and would do best with someone who is home often to Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Fuzzy

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FUZZY – ADOPTED This little guy is one of the sweetest things you will ever meet. Unfortunately his family had to give him up. Don’t let his age fool you. This guy can keep up with his younger foster buddies just fine! Fuzzy loves to cuddle and go for car rides. He is great with Read More…

Man with five prior DUI convictions charged again

LORAIN – Police said a Lorain man with five drunken driving convictions was more than four times over the legal limit when he hit another vehicle Monday morning. The accident occurred at 10:12 a.m. at 1040 Tower Blvd. when a car, driven by Steve Majcher, 53, struck another vehicle while he was changing lanes. A Read More…

Sheriff’s Department to conduct traffic enforcement blitz

The Lorain County Sheriff’s Office will be conducting high visibility traffic enforcement during the week of Thanksgiving as part of an aggressive driving, speed and seat belt blitz. Additional deputies will be in the road Nov. 16 through Nov. 24 to reduce alcohol-related accidents as well as step up seat belt enforcement. Areas targeted will Read More…

Ralich sentenced to seven years for teen’s crash death

ELYRIA — Mark Ralich was sentenced to seven years in prison today for the 2010 crash that killed Andrew “A.J.” Vincent. Assistant County Prosecutor Anthony Cillo said Ralich was driving three times the 35 mph speed limit and trying to avoid police at the time of the 1:30 a.m. Nov. 27, 2010, crash on Poplar Read More…

Elise LaVaughan Jessie

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Elise LaVaughan Jessie, 84, died Monday, November 12, 2012. Born in Lawrenceburg, Tennessee, she lived in Stow for 53 years, prior to moving to Elyria eight years ago. Mrs. Jessie was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Elyria, had served as past president of Missionary Guild, was a former member of O.E.S Read More…

Jessica Susan Grimes

Jessica Susan Grimes, 20, formerly of Elyria, died Monday, November 12, 2012 at Hattie Larlham Foundation in Mantua, Ohio, following a long illness. The Reichlin Roberts Funeral Home, 327 Cleveland Street, Elyria, will announce further arrangements, (440) 365-1271.

Elizabeth Ross Love Sanders

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Elizabeth Ross Love Sanders, of Elyria, was born January 3, 1924 in Rosedale, Mississippi, to Handy and Rachel Ross. At the age of 12, she accepted Christ as her Savior. She departed this earthly life Sunday, November 11, 2012 and went home to be with the Lord. Mrs. Sanders was a resident of Elyria since Read More…

LCCC graduation rates among state’s lowest

Board of regents’ data analysis offers possible improvements for state’s community colleges Read More…

Child service agencies invesitgated neglect in 2007

VERMILION —  Starting in 2007, Children Services agencies were concerned about reports of medical neglect regarding the family of an 18-month-old who died from malnourishment last Tuesday, according to agency representatives. The 18-month-old, Isaac Brothers-Bartholomew, was pronounced dead Nov. 6 at his home on 8108 Risden Road after the child’s parents, Adrienne Bartholomew and James Read More…