November 26, 2014

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North Ridge, Christian Community join new league

Lake Ridge Academy and Christian Community School have joined five other Greater Cleveland schools to form a new league that will begin play with the beginning of this basketball season. The Northeast Ohio League will bring Fuchs Mizrachi, Cornerstone Christian, Lutheran East and Hearts for Jesus together with the Royals and the Warriors. The schools Read More…

Browns notes: Trent Richardson hopes idol Emmitt Smith will be in Dallas

BEREA — Trent Richardson attended the same high school as Hall of Fame running back Emmitt Smith. The talented rookie also owned a No. 22 Cowboys jersey with Smith’s name on it. On Sunday afternoon, Richardson hopes to play in front of his idol for the first time as a professional when the Browns travel Read More…

Gary Wayne Baker, Sr.

Gary Wayne Baker, Sr., 67, passed away Tuesday, November 13, 2012, in Mesa, Arizona. He was born May 12, 1945, in Alliance, Ohio, the son of James A. and Marceline M. Baker. He worked as a volunteer fireman at the Elyria Township Fire Department, he also worked for such places as Rigid Tools, Skateland, AMF Read More…

Ruth M. Billings

Ruth M. Billings (nee Bauer), 79, passed away Thursday, November 8, 2012 at her home, in Elyria. She was born November 15, 1932, in Elyria and was a 1950 graduate of Elyria High School. She was employed for 25 years at Elyria High School, retiring as secretary to the principal in 1990. Ruth was a Read More…

Betty Jean Boland

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Betty Jean Boland (nee Kyle), 81, formerly of Oberlin, passed away Saturday, September 8, 2012, at Swedish American Hospital in Rockford, Illinois. She was born September 27, 1930 in Lorain, to Walter J. and Doris A. Kyle and graduated from Lorain High School Class of 1948-B. Betty was employed at U.S. Steel in Lorain for 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. Jessica was born in Cleveland, on November 24, 1991 and lived in Mantua since 2004. She is survived by her mother, Margaret Becker of Elyria; her father, Larry Grimes of LaGrange; her Read More…

Elise LaVaughan Jessie

Elise LaVaughan Jessie, 84, died Monday, November 12, 2012. Friends are invited to Redmon Funeral Home, 3633 Darrow Road (Rt. 91) in Stow for visitation Thursday, November 15, 2012 from 5 to 7 P.M., where Pastor W. Keith McKnight will conduct the service Friday, November 16, 2012 at 10 A.M. Burial Chestnut Hill Memorial Park. Read More…

Zivka S. Nikolovska

Zivka S. Nikolovska (nee Stojanovska), 86, of Elyria passed away Tuesday, November 13, 2012, at the Life Care Center of Westlake, following a long illness. She was born October 12, 1926 in Carev Dvor, Macedonia and has been a Elyria resident since 1971. Zivka was a member of St. Clement Macedonian Orthodox Church in Avon Read More…

Beverly June Schon

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Beverly June Schon (nee Kline), 85, of Lorain, passed away the evening of Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at Wesleyan Village after a long struggle with Alzheimer’s disease. She was born November 1, 1927 at St. Joseph Hospital in Lorain, to parents George W. and Hazel (nee Faragher) Kline. Bev graduated from Lorain High School with Read More…

Ruth B. Tisza

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Ruth B. Tisza (nee Bischoff), age 81, of Elyria and formerly of North Ridgeville and Fairview Park, died Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at Southwest General Hospice, Strongsville. Ruth was born December 21, 1930 in Columbus, to the late Charles Edward and Helen (nee Hinkle) Bischoff. She married William K. Tisza on August 22, 1953 and Read More…