December 22, 2014

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Black River district schools will open on a two-hour delay on Wednesday, Jan. 23.
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Wednesday 1/23/13

Black River district schools will open on a two-hour delay on Wednesday, Jan. 23.

‘Cleaning Fairy’ arrested on warrant after shoveling driveways without permission

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ELYRIA — The cleaning fairy is at it again — this time she’s been shoveling driveways without permission, according to Elyria Police Lt. Chris Costantino. Costantino said police were sent to a home on Branston Avenue today for a report of a “suspicious female” shoveling a driveway without the homeowner’s consent. Police spoke with the Read More…

3 wounded in shooting at Texas community college

HOUSTON — A shooting on a Texas community college campus wounded three people today and sent students fleeing for safety as officials placed the campus on lockdown, officials said. Harris County Sheriff’s Maj. Armando Tello said authorities had detained a person of interest. Authorities also thought there could be a second shooter, according to a Read More…

Missing Yorkie isn’t at pound in Summit County

Marge Brown, 87, of Sheffield braved this morning’s chill and snow-covered roads to drive to Akron with her husband on the lingering hope that her missing dog might be at the Summit County pound. Brown was devastated to find out that not only was 17 1/2-year-old Megan not at the pound, there wasn’t even a Read More…

Cavs acquire 3 young players, draft pick from Memphis

CLEVELAND — The Cavaliers were looking to add young players while maintaining salary cap flexibility. The Memphis Grizzlies were looking to dump salary in order to sign star forward Rudy Gay to a long-term contract extension and avoid paying the luxury tax. That was the impetus behind the reported deal that Tuesday sent young big Read More…

High school hockey: Amherst finally finds net, claims 2nd title in row

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NORTH OLMSTED — For two-plus periods, Monday’s Southwestern Conference championship game was a battle between red-hot goaltenders. North Olmsted’s Chase Cullinan stopped 29 of 29 shots, while Amherst’s Kevin Kuhn stopped all 12 shots by the Eagles. But when it counted most, the Comets broke through first. Michael Dzoba, this week’s Chronicle-Telegram Player of the Read More…

Convenient Food Mart held up by man with gun

ELYRIA TWP. — The Convenient Food Mart on North Ridge Road was held up by a man with a gun Saturday afternoon, according to the Lorain County Sheriff’s Office. According to Sgt. Don Barker, a man in a hooded sweatshirt and a ski mask entered the store, at 42163 North Ridge Road, about 2:20 p.m. Read More…

Ohio gas prices creeping up

COLUMBUS — Ohio gas prices are still creeping up. The average price for a gallon of regular gas in Ohio was $3.29 in Tuesday’s survey from auto club AAA, the Oil Price Information Service and Wright Express. That’s 8 cents higher than a week ago. Experts say prices are rising because of solid economic recovery Read More…

Cavaliers’ Anderson Varejao out for the year

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INDEPENDENCE — The news just keeps getting worse for Anderson Varejao and the Cavaliers. Already in the midst of being out six to eight weeks after Jan. 10 surgery to repair a split in one of his quadriceps muscles, the 6-foot-11, 260-pound center will now miss the rest of the season after developing a blood Read More…