November 28, 2014

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Robert H. Reichard

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Robert H. Reichard, 85, of Elyria, died Friday, September 27, 2013 at West Bay Center in Westlake. He was born June 26, 1928 in Elyria and was a 1947 graduate of Elyria High School. He attended Bowling Green State University and received an associate degree from Lorain County Community College. He was employed at General Read More…

Plummer B. Logan

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Plummer B. Logan, 82, of North Ridgeville, formerly Eaton Township, passed away Saturday, September 28, 2013 at the Ohio Veterans Home, after a battle with Alzheimer’s Disease. Mr. Logan was born March 22, 1931 in Gregeryville, Kentucky and had lived in Eaton Township for 42 years, before moving to Greenville, West Virginia and then returning Read More…

Rose Marie Henson

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Rose Marie Henson (nee Jenkin), 64, of Elyria, passed away Sunday, September 29, 2013 at Life Care of Westlake. She was born in Elyria and had resided there for 39 years. She previously lived in Grafton. Rose graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in 1970 from the M.B. Johnson School of Nursing. She worked as a Read More…

Darnell Fluker

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Darnell Fluker, 40, of Elyria, passed away Thursday, September 26, 2013, at Mercy St. Vincent Hospital in Toledo. Darnell was born July 7, 1972 in Elyria. He graduated from Elyria High School in 1992 and attended Akron University. He was employed as a distributor for 2nd Chance Bands LLC and formerly worked in the Murray Read More…

Mildred “Millie” Elizabeth Ernst

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Mildred “Millie” Elizabeth Ernst (nee Kasza), age 87, passed away at Hospice of the Valley, Phoenix, Arizona, Tuesday, September 24, 2013, following a long illness. Millie was born February 8, 1926 in Bay Bridge, Ohio. A long time Lorain resident, she made her home in Sun Lakes, Arizona for the past 18 years. Mrs. Ernst Read More…

Lee A. Hess

Lee A. Hess (nee Barber), 63, of LaGrange, passed away Sunday, September 29, 2013 at the New Life Hospice Center of St. Joseph in Lorain, following a long illness. She was born May 23, 1950 in Lakewood and was a LaGrange resident for the past 20 years. Lee was the owner and operator of Expressly Read More…

Steven D. Trubach

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Steven D. Trubach, 55, of Lorain, passed away peacefully at University Hospitals Case Medical Center in Cleveland on the afternoon of Sunday, October 6, 2013 following a brief illness. He was born in Amherst on March 14, 1958 and had been a resident of Lorain for the past 35 years. Steven was a 1976 graduate of Read More…

Elyria native, daughter win national stamp contest in same year

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ELYRIA — A painting of two canvasback ducks basking in soft sunlight by Elyria native and nationally known wildlife artist Adam Grimm was the winning image of the 2013 Federal Duck Stamp Contest. Grimm, who now lives in Burbank, S.D., but once created his artwork from his parents’ Murray Ridge Road home, learned he was Read More…

General election absentee voting begins today

Absentee voting for the Nov. 5 general election begins today. Local boards of election will begin mailing ballots, according to a news release from Secretary of State Jon Husted. Ballots must be postmarked by Nov. 4 and received by Nov. 15. Ballots may be returned in person to board of elections before polls close on Read More…

Proponents of redesigning commissioner districts defend plan

ELYRIA — Backers of a controversial plan to reform Lorain County government insisted Monday that their proposal isn’t designed to deliver control of the county to Republicans, an allegation leveled last month by Democrats. “We never sat there and said let’s guarantee we have two Republican districts, let’s make sure we have three Republican districts,” Read More…