July 23, 2014

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Police, FBI seek man who robbed Lorain credit union over the weekend

LORAIN — The FBI is looking for a man who robbed the Lormet Federal Credit Union Saturday. The man, who was carrying a black semi-automatic handgun, entered the bank, at 1825 E. 28th St., just before noon. According to FBI Special Agent Vicki D. Anderson, the man made off with money, but she wouldn’t disclose Read More…

Anonymous reader returns library book — along with fee of nearly $300 — 40 years late

URBANA, Ohio — The saying goes that it’s better late than never. Thus, a person claiming to be a slow reader has returned a book that was 41 years overdue to a western Ohio public library. The Dayton Daily News reports that the Champaign County Library on Wednesday received the book along with a full Read More…

Elyria stabbing victim harmed herself, police say (911 Audio)

>An Elyria woman who was a victim of a stabbing Monday has admitted to police that she harmed herself. According to a news release from Elyria police, Mary Palange, 55, initially told police that a male subject approached her while she was in her garage at 430 Longfellow St. and punched her on both sides Read More…

Year of the Walleye

Year of the Walleye

  There’s a light chop on the Lake this afternoon but it’s nothing we can’t handle. I’m trying to look cool while drinking a diet Coke although I’m struggling a little to get the can to hit my mouth. The Captain cuts the engine and we heave forward for a second and then it smooths Read More…

Juliann Nicole Pietch

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Juliann Nicole Pietch, 28, of Norwalk and formerly of Elyria, died Sunday, July 14, 2013. She was born December 26, 1984 in Elyria. She attended Elyria High School and Avon Lake High School. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Bowling Green State University in 2012, with a Bachelor Degree in Psychology. Julie was a spiritual Read More…

Diane McGuire

Diane McGuire (nee Williams), 53, of Sheffield Lake for the past 30 years and formerly of Elyria, passed away Tuesday, July 16, 2013 after a short illness. She was born September 4, 1959 in Amherst. She loved to play the lottery, watch soap operas and care for her rose bushes. Diane is survived by her Read More…

Mathew J. Jurco

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Mathew J. Jurco, 32, of Elyria, passed away unexpectedly Monday, July 15, 2013 at his home. He was born April 3, 1981 in Elyria and was a lifelong Elyria resident. Matt worked in the Service Department for the City of Elyria, was a 1999 Elyria High School graduate and enjoyed music and loved his dog, Read More…

John P. Waldecki

John P. Waldecki, 75, of North Ridgeville, passed away Monday, July 15, 2013, at his residence, following a lengthy illness. He was born in Lorain on February 1, 1938 and had been a lifelong Lorain County resident. John was the former proprietor of the Dairy Grove in North Ridgeville. He was very generous with his Read More…

James Eldon Hoerig

James Eldon Hoerig, 76, passed away Monday, July 15, 2013. He was born February 6, 1937, to the late Carl and Ruth (Bish) Hoerig. He received an Associate Degree in Design Engineering. He was formerly of Tiffin, Ohio prior to moving to South Lyon, Michigan, 22 years ago. He was in the National Guard. Prior Read More…

Arthur C. “Boy” Holloway, Jr.

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Arthur C. “Boy” Holloway, Jr., of Elyria, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, July 14, 2013 in the Malachi House of Cleveland, following a lengthy illness. A lifelong resident of Elyria and a graduate of E.H.S class of 1946. Mr. Holloway served in the U.S Air Force, stationed in Germany and France. Read More…