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Archives for January 15, 2013

State may take down bridge near mall in 2014

ELYRIA — The 49th Street Bridge — the one spanning state Route 57 by Midway Mall — could come down sooner rather than later. A year ago, Elyria Mayor Holly Brinda was being told the reconfiguration of Route 57, including the removal of the 49th Street Bridge, would be a project years in the making. Read More…

Girls basketball: Lake Ridge wins again

NORTH RIDGEVILLE — Unlike baseball or bowling, basketball does not have perfect games. Lake Ridge may want to change that. The Royals were knocking on the door of perfection Monday, shooting 78 percent from the field in the first half and forcing 24 turnovers in a 72-41 non-league trouncing of Parma. Lake Ridge (13-2) had Read More…

Police log for Jan. 15, 2013

Elyria police Saturday, Jan. 12 2:53 p.m. — Police Department, 18 West Ave., a resident said his front license plate was stolen from his Chevrolet Silverado, which was in the parking lot of his apartment complex in the 100 block of Hawthorne St. Sunday, Jan. 13 11:06 a.m. — 200 block Park Meadow Drive, a Read More…

Margaret L. Wallencheck

Margaret L. Wallencheck (nee Potts), 74, of Elyria, passed away Friday, January 11, 2013, at Northridge Health Center, in North Ridgeville after a lengthy illness. She was born on March 9, 1938 in Cleveland, and has been a lifelong resident of Elyria. Margaret was a member of St. Agnes Catholic Church, in Elyria. She enjoyed Read More…

Patricia Caswell

Patricia Caswell, 73, of Wellington, died Monday, January 14, 2013 at University Hospital in Cleveland. Arrangements are pending, and will be announced by Norton-Eastman Funeral Home, Wellington.

Evelyn Jeffries

Evelyn Jeffries (nee Stewart), 80, of Elyria, passed away at home, surrounded by her loving family, Tuesday, January 8, 2013, following a long illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by The Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria (440)322-4626.

Lynn Hollins Fenderson

Lynn Hollins Fenderson, 75 years old, of Oberlin, passed away Thursday, January 10, 2013, at Life Care Center of Elyria. She was born September 16, 1937, in Simpson County, Mississippi. She worked as a Manager at L & K Restaurant in Oberlin, volunteered at Oberlin Senior Center, and was a caretaker for many family and Read More…

Donald C. Scott

Donald C. Scott, 84, of Canton, passed away Saturday, January 12, 2013 at Welcome Nursing Home, Oberlin, after a short illness. He was born December 31, 1928 in Cleveland. He was a graduate of Oberlin College and University of Vermont. He lived in Canton and worked for the Chicago City Colleges. He was a Veteran Read More…

Laureen M. Becker

Laureen M. Becker, 65, of Henrietta Township, went to be with the Lord, Sunday, January 13, 2013, following a lengthy illness. She was born May 7, 1947, in Oberlin, grew up in the Wellington area, and has lived in Henrietta Township for the past 42 years. She was a 1965 graduate of Wellington High School Read More…

Richard W. “Dick” Dowdell

Richard W. “Dick” Dowdell, 86, of Elyria Twp., passed away Saturday, January 12, 2013 at the Elyria Wesleyan Village, following a brief illness. He was born November 5, 1926 in Elyria and was a lifelong Elyria resident. Dick was employed at the former General Motors Fisher Guide in Elyria as a stationary engineer for 26 Read More…