September 2, 2014

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Girls Basketball: Clearview captures PAC Stripes championship

SHEFFIELD TWP. — It was dramatic, exciting and for all the marbles. It was neck-and-neck most of the way in Clearview’s Frank and Ann Szalay Memorial Gymnasium. And when it was over Clearview owned outright possession of the Patriot Athletic Conference Stripes Division championship. It was the Clippers’ first since 2008. The score was 43-40, Read More…

Sectional Swimming: Avon’s Erin Pettegrew, Avon Lake’s Brittany Menzer win individual titles

CLEVELAND — Lorain County enjoyed a stellar day at Saturday’s Division I Northeast Sectional Swimming Championships. Sophomore Erin Pettegrew of Avon in the 100-yard fly and Avon Lake freshman Brittany Menzer in the 500 free won individual titles. They are the first Lorain County Division I girls from a public school to win sectional titles Read More…

Indians: Tribe signs Giambi to minor league deal

The Indians may have found a solution to their designated hitter dilemma. On Saturday night, the club announced that it had signed Jason Giambi to a minor league contract with an invitation to big league spring training camp. Giambi, 42, is a five-time all-star with the A’s and Yankees, winning the American League Most Valuable Read More…

Elyria YWCA celebrates century of empowerment

ELYRIA — Anita Crosby knows her story isn’t picture-perfect. In fact, if her life was reduced down to just one single image, it would be torn, tattered and worn from years of abuse. Crosby, 42, a recovering drug addict going on eight years clean, was once beaten so badly by her boyfriend she ended up Read More…