February 9, 2016


Ironmen waste scoring opportunites, struggle on defense in loss to BlueSox


LORAIN — Everything that went right in Thursday’s second-half opening win for the Lorain County Ironmen went wrong Friday night in a 9-6 loss to the Butler BlueSox at The Pipe Yard. Ironmen pitchers had to work out of jams the entire night, giving up 17 hits. And when the BlueSox weren’t hitting the ball Read More…

Little League baseball: Avon 11-year-olds stay alive, down Cuyahoga Falls North to force district finale tonight

Little League

CUYAHOGA FALLS — Avon would rather star in a summer blockbuster than play second fiddle in an award-winning drama. The Under-11 Little Leaguers enacted some revenge on the road Friday night, defeating Cuyahoga Falls North 6-2 in the sequel of its 4-3 walk-off, extra-inning defeat last Sunday. The teams play for the District 3 championship Read More…

British Open: Miguel Angel Jimenez, 49, having fun despite brutal conditions, leads Tiger Woods, three others by one

GULLANE, Scotland — Miguel Angel Jimenez looked like the only guy who was having fun. On a punishing day at Muirfield — the course with a reputation as the fairest links of them all — leave it to a 49-year-old Spaniard who enjoys the simple pleasures in life to make such a demanding test at Read More…

Browns sign two more draft picks

CLEVELAND — Cornerback Leon McFadden and defensive end Armonty Bryant signed four-year contracts with the Browns on Friday. McFadden was chosen in the third round of the NFL Draft with the No. 68 overall selection, while Bryant was a seventh-round choice at No. 217. Louisiana State linebacker Barkevious Mingo — the sixth pick in the Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Joey


Joey was found as a stray and attempts to find his caregivers were unsuccessful.  He has been living in a home with another dog and cats.  He is very good with the cats but wants to be top dog.  He loves sitting on someone’s lap and getting all the attention.  Joey will do best as Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Leo

leo - hounds

Leo has been waiting for the right home for quite some time.  He has been passed around and left to develop some insecurities, resulting in some bad habits.  All Leo needs is a strong leader and I know he will be more than happy to take the second in command post.  We do recommend a Read More…