October 23, 2014

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George I. Simunovic

George I. Simunovic, 90, of Elyria Township, passed away Monday, December 31, 2012 in Elyria Memorial Regional Medical Center, Elyria, surrounded by his family. Born January 9, 1922 in Gornje Prilisce, Croatia, near Karlovac, he later emigrated and arrived in the United States in 1950 and resided in Elyria Township for more than 50 years. Read More…

Kathleen A. Novak

Kathleen A. Novak (nee Ryan), 77, of Elyria died on Monday, December 31, 2012 at EMH Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Novak was born on September 17, 1935 in Elyria and lived here all of her life. She was a graduate of Elyria District Catholic High School with the first graduating class in 1953. She was Read More…

College basketball: OSU set for Big Ten

COLUMBUS — Ohio State’s Deshaun Thomas talks of the impending conference season as if it’s a series of hand-to-hand battles. In a way, maybe it is. “Right now it’s just all about the Big Ten,” said the Buckeyes’ and league’s leading scorer after his team’s 87-44 win over Chicago State on Saturday. “Every night is Read More…

Flu Rates Increase Across Ohio: Learn How You Can Avoid the Flu

According the Ohio Department of Health flu rates are on the rise across Ohio, but the good news is you can protect yourself and your loved ones! Keep healthy and avoid the flu by taking these steps: 
1. Get a flu shot. (Nope, it’s not too l… Read More…

Indians: Tribe lands pitching assistance

CLEVELAND — The Indians continued their busy offseason ways Tuesday, acquiring veteran pitching assistance, as they prepare to officially announce the signing of free-agent outfielder Nick Swisher. Though the team did not confirm as much, multiple sources reported that Cleveland has agreed to terms on a one-year contract with right-hander Brett Myers. The deal includes Read More…

UPDATE: Four people shot overnight in Lorain; one dead

LORAIN — A shooting at Liberty Gas Station on Broadway that left one Lorain man dead started from a confrontation at the Cotton Club, according to police. According to a news release, officers were called to the Cotton Club, 1766 E. 28th St., at 3:06 a.m. for a report of unwanted men, some of whom Read More…

Homer Nelson Pace

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Homer Nelson Pace, 80, of Nova, died Monday, December 31, 2012 at Hospice of North Central Ohio, Ashland, after a short illness. Homer was born November 19, 1932 in Tryon, North Carolina and had been a Nova resident since 1990, moving from Sheffield Lake. He was a veteran of the United States Navy, serving during Read More…

Leroy “Bud” Albrecht

Leroy “Bud” Fredrick Albrecht went “home” Saturday, December 22, 2012. He was born in Amherst, November 17, 1921. During the 1940′s, while recovering from tuberculosis at the Lorain County Sanitarium, Bud met Elizabeth “Betty” Duffy. After his 27 month confinement, the couple married and moved to Elyria where they adopted and raised two children, Martha Read More…

Jack Harold Perry

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Jack Harold Perry, 92, died Sunday, December 30, 2012, at the Ohio Veterans Home in Sandusky. Born in Elyria on September 1, 1920 to the late Harold and Dorothy (nee Hill) Perry, Jack grew up in Wellington and graduated with the Wellington High School class of 1938. He proudly served in the United States Navy Read More…

Danne “Dan” Marks Butler

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Danne “Dan” Marks Butler, 70, lost his battle with cancer Saturday, December 29, 2012. Born in Wooster March 16, 1942, he had been a resident in the Elyria area since 1978. Danne was a 1960 graduate of Northwestern High School and served in the United States Army. He was employed by Prudential and several manufacturing Read More…