February 13, 2016


Lorain County General Health District Closed 11/22 and 11/23

The Lorain County General Health District Office will be closed on Thursday, November 22 and Friday, November 23 for the Thanksgiving Holiday weekend.  The Office will re-open on Monday, November 26th for regular business hours 8:00a.m.-4:30pm. Read More…

Get in the Holiday Mix at the Zero-Proof Mix-Off!

You’re invited to celebrate the holidays—without spending a dime—at the 11th annual Zero-Proof Mix-Off on December 6, 2012 from 5 to 7:00pm. This event involves sampling 20 non-alcoholic drinks, enjoying live music, and a chance to w… Read More…

Barbara L. Best

Barbara L. Best, 76, of Elyria, passed away Friday evening, November 16, 2012 at EMH Healthcare in Elyria, following a lengthy illness. Arrangements will be announced by Busch Funeral Home in Elyria.

Serena E. Molnar

Serena E. Molnar (nee Pongracz), 98, of Lorain, died Friday, November 16, 2012 at Welcome Nursing Home in Oberlin. She was born August 8, 1914 in Lorain and had been a lifelong Lorain area resident. Serena worked as a clerk at the former Lawson’s Dairy Store at the corner of Route 254 and Oakwood Ave. Read More…

Mary Belcheff

Funeral services for Mary Belcheff (nee Oleksa), of Elyria Township, will be Wednesday, November 21, 2012, beginning at 9:30 A.M. at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, Lorain. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 10 A.M. in St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 41295 North Ridge Rd., Elyria. Entombment will follow in Calvary Cemetery. Visitation Read More…

Kathleen M. “Kay” Lysaght

(Bay Village, Ohio, November 17, 2012) Kathleen M.” Kay” Lysaght”, civic leader, elected official, prominent realtor, long time Elyria resident and mother of five, died today after a two year battle with failing health. She was 91. Born in 1921 in Melton Mowbray, England, she emigrated to Long Island, New York, with her family at Read More…

Charles J. Elek


Charles J. Elek, 89, of Elyria, died Friday, November 16, 2012 at his home. He was born June 9, 1923 in Elyria and was a longtime resident of Lorain. Charles was a U.S. Army veteran of WWII and was then employed for 39 years at U.S. Steel Company in Lorain as a pipefitter, retiring in Read More…

Steven A. Kos

Steven A. Kos, 89, of Elyria Township, died Saturday, November 17, 2012. Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel.

Loyd “Kenny” Payne


Loyd “Kenny” Payne, 63, of Oberlin, passed away Thursday, November 15, 2012 at Wade Park VA in Cleveland, following a lengthy illness. He was a former resident of Elyria. He was born July 30, 1949 in Buckhannon, West Virginia. Kenny served in the United States Army from 1969-1971. He was self employed for 20 years Read More…

Ralph E. Moyer


Ralph E. Moyer, 82, of Elyria, passed away at home unexpectedly Thursday, November 15, 2012. He was born April 5, 1930 in Elyria. Ralph served with the U.S. Army, and had retired from Ohio Edison as a Lineman Foreman. He was a great athlete and played on the 1947 Elyria High School Championship football team. Read More…