August 23, 2014

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2 men killed in Eaton Twp. crash

Ohio State Highway Patrol and Eaton Township Fire Department respond to a single car crash that killed two men Sunday night on North Reed Road in Eaton Township. The driver of the vehicle was ejected from the car and the passenger remained inside the vehicle, according to an Eaton Township fire fighter. ANNA NORRIS/CHRONICLE

EATON TWP — Two North Ridgeville men died in a car crash around 8:15 p.m. Sunday on North Reed Road north of Brokaw Road off Root Road. Driver Timothy Keating and passenger Paul Sonego were northbound on North Reed when police said Keating veered right and over a ditch and into a soybean field. The Read More…

Browns claim 6 off waivers, including 2 running backs and 2 tight ends

Coach Rob Chudzinski wasn’t kidding Saturday when he said the Browns weren’t done tweaking their roster. The Browns made a dozen moves Sunday, a day after cutting 14 players to reach the regular-season limit of 53. They claimed six players off waivers and made the corresponding cuts. “Again, our roster is fluid right now,” Chudzinski Read More…

Browns turn over bottom of roster: Reportedly claim 6 players off waivers, cut RB Brandon Jackson, TE Kellen Davis, LB L.J. Fort

The Browns have yet to confirm any roster moves made today, but they’ve been busy. Here’s a list of moves, reported by various media outlets or confirmed by the players through their Twitter accounts. ** Tight end Kellen Davis, running back Brandon Jackson and linebacker L.J. Fort were cut by the Browns. ** Running back Read More…

Photographer Dan Messaros shares favorite Lorain County Fair photos

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Dan Messaros earned the designation of official Lorain County Fair photographer through his work with the fair since 1973. Messaros, who operates a studio in Elyria, picked out some of his favorite photographs throughout the years from his extensive collection dating back to his start. Look on Page 1 of The Chronicle-Telegram for the story.

New law complicating taxes in Elyria, Grafton-Midview library districts

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ELYRIA – The Elyria Public Library System and the Grafton-Midview Public Library are entangled in a complicated situation involving a new state law, more than 2,000 Elyria residents living in the Midview school district and thousands of dollars in tax revenue that could have far-reaching financial implications for both entities. On its surface, the issue Read More…

Engagement – McCormick – Knapp

Lauren McCormick & Eric Knapp

Mr. and Mrs. Peter McCormick of Elyria would like to announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren McCormick to Eric Knapp, son of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Knapp of Milford, Ohio. Lauren is a 2005 Elyria Catholic High School graduate and a 2009 graduate of Ohio Dominican University with a BS degree in Biology and Read More…

100th Birthday – Wagner

Evelyn Wagner

Evelyn Wagner, born in Celeryville, Ohio, will turn 100 in September, 2013! She moved to Elyria to study nursing at Elyria Memorial Hospital. After she received her Registered Nursing Degree, she met Al Wagner, and married. She has four children, Tom, Bill, Jerry and Marcia. She also has nine grandchildren and 10 great children. Evelyn Read More…

90th Birthday – Begley

Joe Begley

Happy Birthday to the Best Dad in the World, who will celebrate his 90th birthday on September 5th WE LOVE YOU! With Gratitude & Admiration, Your Loving Family

William R. ” Bill ” Hyer, Sr.

William R. ” Bill ” Hyer, Sr., 77, of LaGrange, passed away Saturday, August 31, 2013 in the Southwest General Hospice Center in Strongsville, following a short illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Blackburn-Duke Funeral Home, 1021 Main St., Grafton.

Mary Jean Bak

Mary Jean Bak (nee Stigel) died Saturday, August 31, 2013 at New Life Hospice Center of St. Joseph, Lorain. She was born in Lorain and lived in that city until 1973 when she and her family moved to Amherst. She attended Holy Trinity School and Lorain public schools, graduating from Lorain High School in June, Read More…