February 12, 2016


Man charged with breaking into garage

LORAIN — A man was arrested early Thursday morning after police found him in a vacant garage with wire cutters. The man, 41-year-old Michael Elek, was charged with breaking and entering and possession of criminal tools. At 1:38 a.m., officers were sent to a vacant home in the 1600 block of Euclid Avenue for a Read More…

Dixie Oleta Ksiazek


Dixie Oleta Ksiazek (nee Murray), 85, of Lorain, passed away Wednesday, December 5, 2012, at Mercy Regional Medical Center, as a result of a long battle with Parkinson’s disease. Her family was by her side when she drifted off to be with the Lord. Dixie was born to John T. and Elizabeth M. Murray of Read More…

Angelo Jerry James

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Angelo Jerry James, 51, former resident of Elyria, passed from this earthly life Monday, December 3, 2012. He leaves to cherish his memory a son, Angelo Jabril James; siblings, Daisy James, Mary James, Nadine Goodin, Larry (Donna) James, Eclister (LoWanda) James, and Archie James; and other family and many friends. The family will receive friends Read More…

Janice D. (nee Johnson) Maher

Janice D. ( nee Johnson) Maher, 69, of Elyria, died Wednesday, December 5, 2012, at Autumn Aegis Nursing Home in Lorain. She was born March 27, 1943 in Dunham, Letcher County, Kentucky. She was a talented artist who enjoyed painting on canvas. Janice is survived by a daughter, Tyson Everett; granddaughter, Teneal Everett; grandson, Marshall Read More…

Bernard A. Jalowiec

Bernard A. Jalowiec, age 85, of Lorain, died Wednesday. Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel.www.gluvna.net

Critter Chronicles: Raven


RAVEN Raven’s sweet disposition and Labradoodle look make her an adorable adoptive choice. She loves to go for walks and gets along well with other friendly dogs. Raven is past the puppy stage but still quite young and eager to please and fit into a new home. BREED: Retriever/lab mix SEX: Female NEUTERED/SPAYED: Yes, spayed; Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Skippy


SKIPPY Skippy, aka Gentle Ben, lost his caregiver to death. He is a laidback, quiet boy who just loves to go for walks and car rides – he is wonderful in the car. Take him for a walk a day, feed him and love him, and he won’t ask for anything more. Skippy is going Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Inka


INKA Inka showed up as a stray at someone’s place of business and they could not keep due to allergies. She has been leukemia and aids tested negative. Inka has also had all of her vaccines and she is front declawed. She is such an affectionate cat with all the people she meets. She doesn’t Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Kojack


KOJACK Meet Mr. Kojack, Mr. Kojack was saved from a high kill shelter. He is one giant teddy bear who loves to cuddle and play with his family. He is very gentle and calm. He is crate trained and house broken. He gets along well with other dogs and cats. He will make a great Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Gulliver


GULLIVER Gulliver’s family gave up this sweet wonderful little boy because the kids wanted a puppy. You can not ask for a sweeter playful, spunky little guy. And the best part is he is housebroken and crate trained! Gulliver gets along with dogs, cats and kids. He is the whole package. Please give this little Read More…