February 12, 2016


Patti J. Hahn

Patti J. Hahn (nee Shannon), 53, of North Ridgeville, died January 2, 2012 at her home. Patti was born October 25, 1959 and grew up in Olmsted Falls. She was a resident of North Ridgeville for the past 22 years. Patti was a title clerk and Notary Public for local car dealerships. She enjoyed caring Read More…

Elizabeth G. Hiles


Elizabeth G. Hiles, 79, of Oberlin, died Monday, January 7, 2013, at Allen Mercy Hospital, after a short illness. She was born January 14, 1933 in Altoona, Pennsylvania. Elizabeth worked as a clerk for the Pennsylvania Railroad for many years, retiring in 1995. She enjoyed reading, puzzles, mystery novels, travel and cooking. She is survived Read More…

Angela M. Di Luciano


Angela M. Di Luciano (nee Pronesti), 91, of Elyria, passed away Sunday evening, January 6, 2013, at Avon Oaks Nursing Home, following a long illness. She was born November 21, 1921 and remained in Elyria until her move to Avon Oaks in 2002. She was a member of the Elyria Women’s Club, where she produced Read More…

Eileen P. Miletzki

Eileen P. Miletzki (nee McNulty), 88, of Elyria, passed away Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at the Center Ridge Health Campus in North Ridgeville, following a long illness. Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home of Elyria, (440) 322-4626.

Critter Chronicles: Diesel


DIESEL Diesel is a big, silly lug of a dog. He has not a clue how big he is, he would love to be a lap dog. He loves to give kisses and play in the snow! He is good with other dogs and all people big and small. BREED/DESCRIPTION: American bulldog/boxer mix SEX: Male Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Gus


GUS Gus ended up in a high-kill shelter after his family lost their home. He’s a big bundle of love. He knows basic commands, lovse to play fetch and, by the way, he will drop the toy gently at your feet. He won’t mess in your house and prefers not to be crated. His foster Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Cole


COLE Cole is a husky mix who was picked up as a stray and no one ever came looking for him. He is a good boy who is crate-trained, house-trained, good with kids and other dogs. He is OK with cats but when they get down and move or run he chases. He does listen Read More…

Caulking And Weatherstripping: Here’s How To Get The Jobs Done Right

  Air leaks in your northeast Ohio home may be the culprit if your energy bills seem unusually high or you feel chilly drafts or experience uneven heating during cold weather. Properly sealing air leaks will save you money on energy costs and keep you more comfortable year-round. Caulking and weatherstripping to seal air leaks is Read More…