May 22, 2015


William (Wiggy) Pais


William (Wiggy) Pais, at the age of 87, of North Ridgeville, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by loved ones, on Saturday, December 15, 2012. William was born in North Ridgeville in 1925. He graduated from North Ridgeville High and continued on to Oberlin Business College. He served in the U.S. Army, until he was Read More…

Dorothy M. Poole


Dorothy M. Poole (nee Parks), 73, of North Ridgeville, passed away Tuesday, February 12, 2013, at St. John Medical Center, Westlake, following a long illness. She was born in Johnson City, Tennessee, grew up in Baltimore, Maryland and had been a resident of North Ridgeville since 1995. She previously lived in Bainbridge, Broadview Hts. and Read More…

Charlie L. Moore

Charlie L. Moore, 85, of LaGrange Township, passed away Tuesday, February 12, 2013, at EMH Healthcare, following a brief illness. He was born March 16, 1927 in Newton, Tennessee, and was a LaGrange area resident since 1950. Charlie worked at the former General Motors Fisher Guide Plant in Elyria for 31 years, retiring in 1981. Read More…

Pauline Armstrong Stone

Stone, Pauline

Pauline Armstrong Stone, 93, passed into eternity Thursday, February 7, 2013, at The Wesleyan Village in Elyria, where she had resided for 18 years. She was born February 23, 1919, in Cincinnati. Pauline graduated from Chillicothe High School in Chillicothe, followed by graduation from Ohio Wesleyan University in Delaware, Ohio. She also did graduate work Read More…

Daniel James Long


Daniel James Long, 3 weeks old, is survived by his mother, Jenny L. Soto; father, Cory D. Long; sister, Amaiya Grace McEwen; maternal grandparents, Vera and Ken Lohiser; parental grandparents, Randy and Kris Long, and maternal grandfather, Robert McEwen. The family will receive friends Friday, February 15, 2013 at the Misencik Funeral Home, 36363 Detroit Read More…

James (Jim) DeLodge


James (Jim) DeLodge, 83, of Palm Coast, Florida, passed away Saturday, February 2, 2013 following a lengthy illness. Jim was born in Dorchester, Massachusetts on December 13, 1929. During childhood he moved to Lorain County, where he graduated from Wellington High School. After graduation he enlisted in the U.S. Army, Ohio National Guard, serving in Read More…

Boys basketball: Elyria, Oberlin opt for first-round byes

Elyria and Oberlin earned No. 2 seeds in their respective sectional-district tournaments at the recent tourney draws. The Pioneers are seeded second at the Midview Division I sectional-district and took a first-round bye. They will play the winner of the first-round game between North Ridgeville and Strongsville in a sectional championship game, March 2, at Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Matilda


MATILDA Matilda and her son were dropped off at a county dog pound. The pound is extremely rural and most dogs don’t make it out alive. Poor Matilda was so confused as to how she ended up in doggy jail. She is a good girl who is a bit overweight and just needs someone to Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Black Lab in Cage 18

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Black Lab in Cage 18 “Hi, I was found running loose on state Route 83 and Center Ridge. I am safe now at the Lorain County Dog Kennel. I love going on walks and meeting new people. I would love to have a place to call home soon.” BREED/DESCRIPTION: Black Labrador mix SEX: Male NEUTERED/SPAYED: Read More…