November 26, 2014

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Full-house flop: Indians fall flat in front of sell-out crowd, open big Tigers series with shutout loss

Terry Francona, Justin Masterson

CLEVELAND — The Indians picked a bad night to lay one of their biggest eggs of the season. With a packed house at Progressive Field on Friday night — Cleveland’s first sell-out crowd since the home opener — the first-place Detroit Tigers in town and ace Justin Masterson on the mound, all the fixings were Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Sonar

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Sonar was taken from a home along with his siblings and his mother where he was not being fed or taken care of properly.  Lucky for all of them they are happy and healthy now.  Sonar is the last one that needs a home.  He has been started on housetraining, is a fun loving happy Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Thelma

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Thelma is a sweet little girl who is a bit shy but a great cuddler, loves to give kisses, likes all people including kids and other dogs.  She is doing great at housetraining and is cratetrained.  She is a kind soul just looking for a place to call home. BREED/DESCRIPTION: Jack Russell SEX: Female NEUTERED/SPAYED: Read More…

Indians notes: Terry Francona says pitcher Zach McAllister doing well, could begin rehab after All-Star break

CLEVELAND — Manager Terry Francona said Zach McAllister (right middle finger sprain) is progressing well and that the right-hander could begin a minor league rehab assignment shortly after the All-Star break. “We’ll see how it goes, but I think that’s a distinct possibility,” said Francona of McAllister, who has been sidelined since June 8, but Read More…

Sunny Brook Trout Club

Doug Lamb has the casual air of a man without a worry in the world. It’s not what you’d expect from a guy who confesses he hasn’t had a day off in months, works 60 plus hours a week and is sixteen months out from being told he’d likely never walk again after having been Read More…

Octavius Rodgers

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Octavius Rodgers, 75, of Elyria, passed away at his home Thursday, June 27, 2013. He was born October 30, 1937 in North Carolina. Octavius was employed at the U.S. Steel Plant in Lorain for 27 years. Mr. Rodgers is survived by his wife of 31 years, Debra McIntosh Rodgers (nee Peggs) of Elyria; stepchildren, Chris Read More…

Laura Forthofer-Reinders

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Laura Forthofer-Reinders (nee Kriebel), 92, entered into rest Monday, July 1, 2013. Laura was born July 14, 1920 in Elyria. She lived in Avon since 1943, coming from Sheffield. She was a member of the Altar & Rosary Society at St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Parish in Avon. Laura enjoyed dancing, bowling and gardening. Read More…

Laura Forthofer-Reinders

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Laura Forthofer-Reinders (nee Kriebel), 92, entered into rest Monday, July 1, 2013. Laura was born July 14, 1920 in Elyria. She lived in Avon since 1943, coming from Sheffield. She was a member of the Altar & Rosary Society at St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Parish in Avon. Laura enjoyed dancing, bowling and gardening. Read More…

Dorothy J. Anderson

Dorothy J. Anderson (nee Henry), 70, of Elyria, formerly of North Ridgeville, passed away Sunday, June 30, 2013, at Southern Hills Nursing Home in Middleburg Heights, following a long illness. Arrangements will be announced by the Liston Funeral Home, North Ridgeville.

Roseanna “Ruthie” Butti

Roseanna “Ruthie” Butti, 57, of Avon, passed away Monday, July 1, 2013 at University Hospital, after a lengthy illness. She was a graduate of Avon High School and worked at Giant Eagle for 25 years. Ruthie loved the Cleveland Browns and enjoyed going to Mid-Ohio and Indy 500 racing. To Ruth her family and friends Read More…