May 24, 2015


Police log for July 2, 2013

Amherst police Friday, June 21 9:20 a.m. — 400 block Sunrise Drive, police were sent to a home after a complaint from the Amherst Building Department about junk in the front yard. An officer advised the homeowner to clean up the items and to replace an expired license plate on a vehicle that was parked Read More…

Local fireworks listings and July Fourth events


The post offices will be closed Thursday in observance of Independence Day. Only Express Mail will be delivered that day. Normal delivery will resume Friday and most post offices will be open. Trash will not be collected Thursday by the city of Elyria, Allied Waste or Rumpke Waste. Those customers whose trash is normally picked Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Nancy


Nancy loves to play with kids and dogs.  She is looking for someone that she can love and that will love her back. BREED/DESCRIPTION: Australian shepherd SEX: Female NEUTERED/SPAYED: Yes, spayed; shots current AGE: 2 years old SIZE/WEIGHT: Medium ADOPTION FEE: $200 ORGANIZATION: Multiple Breed Rescue CONTACT: WEBSITE: For more pets seeking homes, Read More…

County settles with Detention Home worker

ELYRIA — Lorain County has paid out $20,000 to settle a malicious prosecution lawsuit filed by a Lorain County Juvenile Detention Home worker who was fired in 2009 after a teenage inmate was injured in an altercation that required the teen to receive 17 stitches in his chin. James Catalano, who was acquitted of a Read More…

Clearview school board names two new members

SHEFFIELD TWP. — Two new members have been appointed to Clearview Schools Board of Education, despite not all of the applicants being interviewed for the open positions. Heidi Adkins replaces Connie Finney, who resigned June 7 and whose term expires Dec. 31, according to a news release from Superintendent Jerome Brown. Giles Brown III replaces Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Promise


Promise has quite the story. She was taken from her owner after he was arrested on felony charges and she sat in the cold, dark, damp city kennel for six months.  And somehow she still has a beautiful, happy, playful spirit. She is housetrained and good with kids and dogs. She is a quiet dog Read More…