February 6, 2016


Theodore A. “Ted” Scheutzow, Jr.

Theodore A. “Ted” Scheutzow, Jr., 72, of Elyria, passed away Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at his home, following a brief illness. He was born October 11, 1940 in North Ridgeville and was a life long Elyria resident. Ted worked for the General Motors Corporation in the Tow Motor Assembly Department for 43 years, retiring in Read More…

Lewis C. Parsons


Lewis C. Parsons, 78, a resident of Columbia Station for 60 years, passed away Thursday, July 25, 2013, at his residence. He was born in Charleston, West Virginia. Lewis was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, He retired from Ford Motor Co. (after 30 years) as a hydraulic journeyman. He he was an avid ham Read More…

Glenn W. Tiler


Glenn W. Tiler (Schnitzler), 83, of Lorain, passed away at his home Monday, July 22, 2013. He was born March 16, 1930 in Lorain and lived in several foreign countries while teaching for the Department of Defense Overseas Dependents Schools. He taught in Germany, the Philippines, Okinawa, Japan and Cuba. He also taught at private Read More…

Geraldine E. McNabb

Geraldine E. McNabb, 93, of Oberlin, died Sunday, July 21, 2013. Dicken Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Elyria is handling arrangements.    

Carol E. Crawford

Carol E. Crawford, 68, of Brownhelm Township, died Wednesday, July 24, 2013. Dicken Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Elyria, is handling arrangements.

Esperanza C. “Espie” Delgado


Esperanza C. “Espie” Delgado (nee Cintron), 92, passed away Wednesday, July 24, 2013, at her daughter’s home in Toledo, after a brief illness. She was born May 14, 1921 in Yabucoa, Puerto Rico and lived in New York before moving to Lorain in 1951. She was a housekeeper at St. Joseph Hospital for 14 years, Read More…

Invacare lays off 25 additional employees

ELYRIA — Invacare laid off 25 more employees at its Taylor Street facility, bringing the number of employees who lost a job there to 235 since December, according to Invacare spokeswoman Lara Mahoney.  The layoffs were made Thursday, and Mahoney said they are permanent. The company provided transition assistance to the affected employees, such as Read More…

Circuit failures leave Oberlin without power for 6 hours

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OBERLIN — Helping in a chemistry research lab at Oberlin College for the summer, Sophie Lewandowski had to end Friday’s workday early when the computers suddenly shut down and the lab’s refrigerators, in which many long-term experiments are stored, went dark around 1 p.m. “We could not be productive,” Lewandowski said. Lewandowski was one of Read More…

Accused LCCC arsonist on the run again

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ELYRIA — Drew Manns, the man accused of starting a February 2009 fire that caused more than $8.4 million in damage to Lorain County Community College, is on the run again. Manns, 29, is wanted on a theft charge out of Elyria Municipal Court for allegedly withdrawing $7,000 from his mother’s bank account on Monday, Read More…

No autopsy planned for killer of Elyria woman

No autopsy is planned for convicted killer Ronald Ray Post, who died Thursday while serving a life prison sentence after Ohio Gov. John Kasich commuted his death sentence last year. Franklin County Coroner Jan Gorniak said Friday that although her office has taken possession of the 53-year-old Post’s body, the only reason it did so Read More…