July 30, 2014

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Looking back at 2012: The year’s Top 10 local stories

No matter your political creed, there were few people this year who didn’t breathe a collective sigh of relief when Election Day finally arrived and the political commercials came to an end.

Politics may have topped out The Chronicle-Telegram’s annual list of the top 10 local news stories, as voted on by the paper’s editorial staff, but it wasn’t the only news to stand out this year.

Tragedies, from homicides to child abuse to fatal crashes, also made headlines this year and left an indelible mark on our collective memories.

Whether they impacted everyone or just a handful of people, these were the stories that helped define Lorain County in 2012.

Click here to read the Top 10 stories.