August 21, 2014

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Two dead in high-speed crash on Cowley Road

Two Ohio Highway Patrol troopers survey the scene of a one-vehicle accident on Cowley Road in Eaton Township early Sunday evening after a Ford 150 pickup truck traveling at a high rate of speed veered left of center struck a utility pole, rolling over several times and ejecting all three people in the vehicle. ANNA NORRIS/CHRONICLE

EATON TWP. — Two men are dead following a high-speed crash on Cowley Road on Sunday afternoon. The driver of a Ford F-150, who died in the crash, was traveling at least 100 mph when he lost control, police said. Nicholas Russell, the owner and suspected driver of the northbound pickup, veered left, snapped a Read More…

Woman shot dead in Lorain; suspect dies shortly after arrest

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LORAIN — Karla Garcia was sleeping on her couch by the first-floor window of her family’s home at 1018 W. 17th St., around 5:45 a.m. Sunday when she said William Taylor Jr. crashed through the window and landed on top of her. Garcia said Taylor was bleeding from the right shoulder, possibly from the window Read More…

Browns don’t score in 2nd half, lose to Lions 31-17

CLEVELAND — The Browns’ three-game winning streak is over. The Lions dominated the second half, scored 24 straight points and beat the Browns 31-17 at FirstEnergy Stadium. The Lions improved to 4-2. The Browns fell to 3-3, out of first place in the AFC North and face back-to-back road games at Green Bay and Kansas Read More…

Browns pregame update: Lions WR Calvin Johnson will start; Browns LB Jabaal Sheard inactive again

CLEVELAND — Lions All-Pro receiver Calvin Johnson will start against the Browns today at 1 p.m. at FirstEnergy Stadium. Johnson, who didn’t play last week in Green Bay, tested his sore knee before the game by doing agility drills and running routes. Browns cornerback Joe Haden will cover him, and was looking forward to the Read More…

Columbia levy focus of conversation at school-hosted bonfire

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COLUMBIA – The night was not supposed to be about budget cuts and election ballots. In the field behind Columbia Middle School on Thursday night, a bonfire was warming a circle of parents and students while music blared from speakers and student athletes paraded across a stage for their parents to cheer. For one night, Read More…

Randall E. Carder

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Randall E. Carder, 75, of Elyria, passed away Friday, October 11, 2013, at EMH Healthcare, following a long illness. He was born November 19, 1937, in Cairo, West Virginia and was an Elyria resident for most of his life. He worked at the General Motors Corporation for 30 years, retiring as a assembler in 1992, Read More…

Hazel R. Kaspar

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Hazel R. Kaspar (nee Hubbard), 83, of Avon Lake, died Thursday, October 10, 2013, of a brief illness. She was born January 4, 1930 in Austinburg, Ohio, and lived in Avon Lake since 1957. She was a homemaker, but had worked for the United States Post Office for 10 years. She was a member of Read More…

Rosanne E. Cinadr

Rosanne E. Cinadr, 74, of Elyria, passed away July 12, 2013. She was born August 17, 1938 in Cleveland, the daughter of Joseph and Evelyn (Volenik) Cinadr. She was 1956 graduate of St. Procop High School. Rosanne worked in the food service industry and owned multiple restaurants and businesses in the Elyria area. She was Read More…

Elba Iris Torres Appleby

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Elba Iris Torres Appleby, 76, born October 10, 1937 of Elyria, went home to be with her Lord and Saviour on Thursday, October 10, 2013. Born in Coamo, Puerto Rico, she moved to Ohio as a child in 1948. She was raised in Elyria, graduated from Elyria High School in 1955 and went on to Gail Read More…

Robert W. Rader

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Robert W. Rader, 91, of Carlisle Twp. passed away Friday, October 11, 2013 at The Center Ridge Health Campus in North Ridgeville. He was born May 15, 1922 in Elyria and was a 1941 Elyria High School graduate. Robert served as an airplane mechanic instructor during World War II with The Army Air Force. He Read More…