August 29, 2014

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Critter Chronicles: Sophie

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SOPHIE Sophie has an easy-going manner and gentle disposition. She enjoys belly rubs and walks along easily on a leash. Sophie makes the most of her exercise time, dashing around the shelter yard with the largest toy she can find in her mouth – quite the entertainer! Not too big and not too small, this Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Cocoa

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COCOA Cocoa was rescued after her people could no longer care for her or simply did not want to. She has the sweetest personality and is very affectionate, giving kisses freely. Cocoa does not seem to mind other dogs and pays no attention to them unless they snarl at her and she will, then, snarl Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Sally

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SALLY Sally was rescued from the Lorain County Dog Kennel. She is one smart girl who appears to be house-trained and just wants to be with you. Sally knows many basic commands and is a joy to be with. She is a high- energy dog so someone who is willing to walk her daily is Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Pugsley

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PUGSLEY Open your heart for Pugsley. He’s a shy fellow that long for a loving home. Tiny Pugs would much rather be sitting on your lap than in a cage. He’s probably better with kids older than 12. Stop by for a visit and bring your kids and/or dog for a meet and greet. No Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Dolly

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DOLLY Say hello to Dolly! This super-affectionate girl is in need of a new home. Dolly arrived from another facility so not much is known about her. She’s been the perfect guest since her arrival and is great on a leash. This sweetie pie is a lap dog that loves to cuddle. Once in her Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Brutus

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BRUTUS Beat it down to the shelter for Big Brutus! He’s an affectionate friendly fellow that longs for a new home. Brutus is great on a leash and would be the perfect pet to hang out with on these cold winter nights. He has impeccable manners in the house. Brutus has some food aggression, so Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Callista

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CALLISTA Callista was brought to the shelter as stray. Shortly after arriving she delivered a trio of kittens. They are all hoping to find permanent homes soon. Callista just returned from her procedure when the pictures were taken so she is a bit tired and wanting to rest. She’s beautiful and after being a mom Read More…

West Side Market cleanup could take weeks

CLEVELAND — City officials say it could take weeks to clean up Cleveland’s historic West Side Market after it was damaged by fire this week. The city gave outside produce vendors the OK to open today, but it wasn’t clear how many planned to do that. The inside of the 100-year-old market remains closed until Read More…

Local Wild Pig Population is Porkin’ Up

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Their physical appearance is at the bottom of the list you’d describe as “stealthy”, yet they evade being sighted and travel like ghosts, usually at night. They breed like rabbits. They eat like …well, they eat a lot. Their destructive power is boundless and they are probably the most misunderstood species of wildlife in Ohio.  Read More…

Police looking for man who has been masturbating outside gym

ELYRIA — Police are looking for a man who has allegedly been masturbating outside of Planet Fitness on West River Road. Officers were called to the fitness center at 1:50 a.m. today after an employee reported seeing a man outside the window who she said was “sexually arousing himself.” The employee said she believed the Read More…