February 12, 2016


It’s Freezing And The Furnace Is Out: Quick Troubleshooting

Dealing with a dead furnace is no fun, especially during the coldest winter months. If your furnace is out, try trouble-shooting with this checklist before calling a trusted professional. Check thermostat You may be able to get the heat working simply checking the settings on your thermostat. Consult your owner’s manual for specific thermostat collaborations. Check Read More…

Birth – Strickler

Chelsea Rose Strickler

  Sugar & Spice & Everything Nice, That’s what little girls are made of!     Announcing the birth of Chelsea Rose Strickler to Shelly Helms and Matt Strickler. She was born at EMH Healthcare on Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 5:48pm, weighing 6 lbs., 4oz and 18 1/2″ long.

Wedding – Draper

Jeremy Allen & Brittany Kay Draper

Brittany Kay Zappa and Jeremy Allen Draper exchanged wedding vows at Most Pure Heart of Mary Catholic Church in Shelby, Ohio. The Reverend Eric Cullen and Nicholas Cunningham officiated the June 30, 2012 ceremony. Maria Zappa, sister of the bride served as Maid of Honor. Natalie Miller, Laurel Workman, Rebecca Stanic, Alison Burkhart and Lindsey Read More…

Wedding – Siebenaller

Nathan & Lauren Siebenaller

Lauren Gauvreau and Nathan Siebenaller were united in marriage on July 21, 2012 at Our Lady Queen of Peace Church, with Fr. John Seabold officiating. Sara DuBois and Kelsey Voit attend the bride as maids of honor; bridesmaids included Hailey Gauvreau, Kelly McCurry, Emily Heitmeyer and Kelly Tonsetic; Kayleigh Siebenaller was her flower girl. Jordan Read More…

Wedding – Canfield

Kelly & Stephen Canfield

Kelly Bowman and Stephen Canfield II were united in marriage October 20, 2012 at St. Jude Church in Elyria. Father Frank Kosem officiated the ceremony. The wedding party consisted of Cristy Bowman, maid of honor; Jessica Novosel, matron of honor; Colleen Kershaw, Cindy Mahilo, Katie Amundsen, Shannon Ford and Amanda Goran, bridesmaids; Patrick Canfield, best Read More…

Congratulations – Gregory


Congratulations to Nicholle and Donald Gregory III, both earning December 2012 Student’s of the Month. Nicholle is a 5th grader at Crestwood Elementary. She also made Merit Roll for the 2nd grading period.                     Donald is a 7th grader at Westwood Middle School. He also made Read More…

40th Anniversary – Valentik

Mr. & Mrs. Rick Valentik

Mr. and Mrs. Rick Valentik of LaGrange celebrated 40 years of marriage on Saturday, February, 2, 2013. Mr. Valentik retired from the Elyria Police Department. Mrs. Valentik teaches at Lorain County JVS. They are the parents of Rick Valentik, Jr., Jeff Valentik, Jennifer Valentik (daughter-inlaw), Jon Valentik and Rob Valentik; and the grandparents of five. Read More…

Marie L. Coates

Marie L. Coates, (nee Lange), 97, died Thursday, February 14, 2013 at Autumn Aegis Nursing Home in Lorain, following a brief illness. She was born October 15, 1915 in Amherst to the late Frederick and Elizabeth (nee Ludwig) Lange. Marie was a 1933 graduate of Amherst High School and worked at the former General Industries, Read More…

John A. Clement


John A. Clement, 75, of Grafton, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, February 14, 2013, at EMH Healthcare. He was born June 4, 1937, in Elyria. John served in the U.S. Army and retired from United Parcel Service as a Delivery Driver. He also worked part time at Halleen Kia Detail Center. John enjoyed spending time Read More…

Betty Jane Zvosec


Betty Jane Zvosec (nee Holtzman), 90, of Elyria, died Saturday, February 16, 2013 at Fairview Hospital in Fairview Park. She was born June 5, 1922 in Elyria and had been a lifelong Elyria area resident. Betty graduated from Clearview High School in 1940. She worked at the Elyria Chronicle and in the lab at St. Read More…