October 24, 2014

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Browns Notes: GM Michael Lombardi likes progress made by QB Brandon Weeden, WR Josh Gordon

BEREA – General manager Michael Lombardi spoke mostly in generalities and didn’t divulge any secrets Wednesday in nine minutes with reporters, but he was complimentary of quarterback Brandon Weeden and receiver Josh Gordon. He didn’t lavish them with praise, but was more positive than when they were drafted last season by his predecessor, Tom Heckert. Read More…

Indians notes: Tribe doesn’t pull trigger on big trade

CLEVELAND — The Indians didn’t make a substantial move before Wednesday’s 4 p.m. trading deadline, partly because the asking price was too high, but mostly because they didn’t feel it was necessary. Cleveland addressed what it viewed as its biggest need — left-handed relief pitching — acquiring Marc Rzepczysnki in a trade with St. Louis Read More…

Government sues Lorain company for pay violations

LORAIN – The U.S. Department of Labor has filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court against MPW Industrial Services of Lorain in order to recover unpaid minimum wage and overtime compensation for 63 current and former employees. The lawsuit also names company president Monte Black as a defendant. It stems from an investigation by the Read More…

Body of Lorain man found

The body of a Lorain man was found burning approximately 150 miles south of Cleveland. Workers in McConnelsville called police to report the burning body on Thursday, July 25. The body was recovered on Morgan County Road 15, about 1,000 yards west of state Route 555 in UnionTownship. The Morgan County Sheriff’s Office, which investigated Read More…

Photo of the day: An aerial photo of Ely Square from our quadcopter

Ely Square photographed from the Chronicle's quadcopter.
Bruce Bishop

We thought we would share an image taken by the Chronicle quadcopter nicknamed “Arnold”. The paper has been using this new technology to photograph the city in ways that weren’t possible in the past.

Robert A. Moorman

Robert A. Moorman, 77, of North Ridgeville, passed away Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at Century Oak Care Center in Middleburg Heights, following a long illness. Further arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Bogner Family Funeral Home, North Ridgeville.

Paul Ruminsky

Paul Ruminsky, 93, of Amherst, passed away Monday, July 29, 2013, after a six month battle with lung cancer. He was born in Lorain September 8, 1919, and graduated from Lorain High School in 1938. He is survived by his wife, Doris, to whom he was married 70 years; a son, Robert (Kris); daughters, Jean Read More…

Linda S. Evans

Evans, Linda

Linda S. Evans (nee Chait), 67, of Elyria, went home to be with her Lord on Sunday, July 28, 2013, at St. John West Shore in Westlake, following a brief illness. She was born November 6, 1945 in Athens, Alabama. Linda graduated from Elyria High School, Class of 1963 and attended Lorain County Community College. Read More…

Margaret Elizabeth Broeg

BroegMargaret

Margaret Elizabeth Broeg (nee Gall), 91, of Port St. Lucie, Florida, died Tuesday, July 16, 2013 on her 91st Birthday. She was born and raised in South Amherst. Her parents were both from Hungary. “Peggy” Lived most of her life in Elyria, until moving to Port St. Lucie, Florida six years ago. She went to Read More…

John S. Susanjar

John S. Susanjar, 62, passed away Monday, July 29, 2013, beloved husband of Pamela S. (nee Smith); dear father of Shonna M. Susanjar of Elyria and John S. Susanjar, Jr. of Florida; grandfather of Paige Bartolotta; and brother of Ruby Gibson and Lora Work, both of Vermilion. He was preceded in death by his parents, Read More…