August 23, 2014

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Brown release training camp schedule; opens July 25 runs through Aug. 13

The Browns will open training camp Thursday July 25 and hold 14 practices open to the public from 4-6:30 p.m. at team headquarters. First-year coach Rob Chudzinski adjusted the schedule from last season to practice in the late afternoon rather than the morning. The team will hold a short, non-contact walkthrough in the mornings that Read More…

OHSAA announces 7 divisions for football, many local teams to see changes

Lorain County will have its first-ever Division VII high school football team next fall as Open Door has been officially listed among the eligible schools in an Ohio High School Athletic Association release. The OHSAA has split the massive football pool into seven divisions for the next two years, with Elyria and Lorain being the Read More…

Man dies, 2 others hospitalized in state Route 18 crash

GRANGER TWP. — Two people were hospitalized and one has died after an accident that shut down state Route 18 near Medina this morning. According to the Highway Patrol, Chad Nelson, 29, of Columbus died. Gilberto Ralios, 20, was driving a Ford Fusion westbound on state Route 18 at 5:28 a.m. when he went left Read More…

Ohio law change could let drivers provide proof of insurance via phone

COLUMBUS — Ohio drivers required to show proof of insurance could provide that information using smartphones under a proposed change in state law. The bill would allow drivers to prove they are insured through information on an electronic wireless communications device rather than the typical printed card. Drivers could provide law enforcement officials and others Read More…

Storms bring damaging winds, power outages to Ohio

Storms that soaked much of Ohio and damaged trees and barns with high winds are moving out of the state after leaving about 45,000 customers without power. An official with the Ohio Emergency Management Agency says straight-line winds topping 70 mph were reported overnight. More than two dozen tornado warnings were issued, but no twisters Read More…

June D. Hubbell

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June D. Hubbell (nee Glasse), 80, of Parma Heights and the South Florida area, passed away Monday, June 10, 2013, at Greenbrier Nursing Home in Parma Heights, following a lengthy illness. She is a former resident of Elyria and was born June 27, 1932 in Logansport, Indiana. June graduated from Elyria High School, Class of Read More…

Michael E. Lowe

Michael E. Lowe, 56, of Wellington, died Monday, June 10, 2013 at Hospice of Medina County, following a long illness. He was born December 13, 1956 in Cleveland and grew up in Parma and North Ridgeville. Mr. Lowe was a 1975 graduate of North Ridgeville High School. Michael enjoyed music and was in Technical Support Read More…

Helen Thornton Dostall

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Helen Thornton Dostall (nee Roka), 83, was born and raised in Elyria and died Monday, June 10, 2013 in Spring, Texas, surrounded by her family. Helen was born in Elyria on July 7, 1929 and lived here for most of her life. She was a member of St. Teresa Catholic Church and the church’s Altar Read More…

Emily R. O’Neill

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Emily R. O’Neill (nee Johnson), 75, entered into rest Tuesday, June 11, 2013, after losing her battle with cancer. Emily was born July 30, 1937 in Staten Island, New York, raised her family in Holden, Massachusetts and lived in North Ridgeville for 20 years, after coming from Avon Lake. She retired in 1997 from Lorain Read More…

Jean Hartman

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Jean Hartman, 89, of Wellington, died Wednesday, June 12, 2013 surrounded by family and holding hands with her husband at the Elms Retirement Village in Wellington. A daughter of the late Roy Curtis and Adah (nee Sprinkle) Whitcomb, Jean was born in Wellington on February 26, 1924. She was a 1942 Sullivan High School graduate. Read More…