February 8, 2016


Lorain police arrest man for attempted murder, separate home invasion

LORAIN — Police have a suspect in custody who they believe is responsible for a shooting on Friday and a home invasion on Tuesday. Corey Noble, 20, was arrested and charged with attempted murder for allegedly shooting Shawn Freeman, 22. Freeman was taken to MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland, where he was in critical condition Read More…

Elyria Pee Wee football, cheerleading begin practice tonight

The Stone Mustang Pee Wee tackle football and cheerleaders will be starting practice today, 6 to 8 p.m. at South Park on 16th Street in Elyria. Practices will run through Thursday at the same times. Children ages 8 to 12 and grades three through six can still sign up. The fee is $65. Call Damon Read More…

Susan Michelle Cicerchi


Susan Michelle Cicerchi, 28, entered into rest Friday, July 12, 2013 after an 18 month battle with Cancer. She lived in Sheffield Lake most of her life, and was a graduate of Brookside High School, class of 2002, where she was on the National Honor Society, Cheerleader, Band, and gymnastics. After high school she graduated Read More…

Norman U. Gerhart “Pow”

Norman U. Gerhart “Pow”, 84, of North Ridgeville, passed away Friday, July 12, 2013 at Ames Family Hospice in Westlake. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by The Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home of Elyria, 440-322-4626.

Richard Frederick Stanton

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Richard Frederick Stanton, 31, of Elyria, passed away unexpectedly Friday, July 12, 2013 at EMH Healthcare in Elyria. He was born November 19, 1981 in Cleveland. Richard was a Brookside High School graduate. He enjoyed reading the Bible, spending time with friends and was an avid writer and sports fan. Survivors include his parents, Jeffrey Read More…

Indians come to a rolling stop: Complete sweep of Royals to head into All-Star break in thick of A.L. Central race


CLEVELAND — When Tim Collins pitches for the Kansas City Royals, good things happen for the Indians. Asdrubal Cabrera delivered a go-ahead, two-run double off Collins in the sixth inning Sunday, propelling the Tribe to a 6-4 win. Lonnie Chisenhall and Drew Stubbs both scored on the play, while Cabrera came home one batter later Read More…

Tribe notes: Justin Masterson getting an honest-to-goodness All-Star break, won’t pitch again until Sunday

CLEVELAND — Starting pitcher Justin Masterson will be very busy this week, soaking in every moment — and taking part in every activity — in New York as he makes his first trip to the MLB All-Star Game. Taking that into consideration, Indians manager Terry Francona is giving his ace an extended break. Left-hander Scott Read More…

Greys send Crushers to Frontier League All-Star break with a loss, but still feeling good about second-half chances


AVON — Two things you can’t defend in baseball — the base on balls and the home run — cost Lake Erie a chance to climb even closer to the top of the standings as the Frontier League’s first half concluded Sunday at All Pro Freight Stadium. Two walks and Balbino Fuenmayor’s three-run homer in Read More…

Hot Stove: Vermilion Impact racks up 22nd straight win


GRAFTON — You could say Vermilion Impact knows a thing or two about winning. Twenty-two wins in a row would seem to be a pretty good indication of that, anyway. Vermilion needed just an hour and 15 minutes to get that 22nd win, disposing of the Stow Beef O’ Brady’s Cubs 11-0 in a five-inning Read More…

OGSO tournament: Lorain Dirt Devils roll over South Amherst All-Stars and into Class B district finals


NORTH RIDGEVILLE — Talia Harris and Julia Velez provided the offense for the Lorain Dirt Devils on Sunday, not that Adriana Marcano needed much. Marcano tossed a no-hitter and Harris and Valez hit home runs to power the Dirt Devils to the OGSO Class B (ages 10-U) district finals with a 19-1 win Sunday night Read More…