February 9, 2016


Amherst Steele High School Wins Salad Bar Video Contest!

With childhood obesity at an all-time high, it is increasingly important to provide children with healthy lunch options at school. According to the Ohio Department of Health (ODH), salad bars are a great way to do so … plus, salads bars are a win-wi… Read More…

Browns-Jaguars pregame: 3 points of interest, relevant numbers, prediction, inactives

THREE-POINT STANCE (Three points of interest in today’s game) HOLD ON Strong safety T.J. Ward was right. The Browns can’t win committing four turnovers a game, which is exactly what they did the last two weeks in disheartening, season-wrecking losses to Cincinnati and Pittsburgh. The Browns, who have fallen to tied for 26th in the Read More…

Girls Basketball: Midview falls to Olmsted Falls, 57-23

Midview's Arianna Johnson tries to keep control of the ball as Olmsted Falls' Marie Jacobs defends.

EATON TWP. — With Kerri Gasper scoring a game-high 17 points, Olmsted Falls dumped Midview 57-23 Saturday afternoon in a non-conference matchup. It was the opener for the Middies, who are trying to improve after a winless 2012-13 season. The score might have been lopsided, but the outcome wasn’t entirely negative. There were reasons for optimism. The Read More…

Dennis J. Stumphauzer


Dennis J. Stumphauzer, 44, of Elyria passed away Tuesday December 10, 2013 at Mercy Regional Medical Center in Lorain from an apparent heart attack. He was born July 20, 1969 in Lorain and was a lifelong Elyria resident. Dennis was employed by I.B.E.W. Local 129 through Firelands Electric. He was a member of St. Vincent Read More…

Heather L. Bemiller

Heather L. Bemiller, 40, of Elyria, passed away Friday, November 29, 2013, at EMH Healthcare, following a brief illness. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Elyria, 440-322-4626.

Timothy J. Smith


Timothy J. Smith, 66, passed away Thursday, November 28, 2013, after a hard fought battle with Pulmonary Fibrosis. Tim was born in Lorain, June 11, 1947. He was a graduate of Admiral King High School, Class of 1965. Following graduation, Tim enlisted in the United States Army and served his country honorably for three years. Read More…

Jean Speck


Jean Speck (nee Lipinski), 101, of North Ridgeville, passed away Friday, November 22, 2013, at the Lutheran Home in Westlake. She was born in Cleveland and lived in North Ridgeville for the past 21 years, moving from Bonita Springs, Florida. She previously lived in Parma Hts. Jean was a longtime member of First Congregational United Read More…

Avien Matthew Willbond-Mowery


Avien Matthew Willbond-Mowery, of Wellington, died Thursday, November 28, 2013, after blessing his family with seven beautiful days. He was born Thursday, November 21, 2013, at the Cleveland Clinic, to Brittany Willbond and Austin Mowery. He died peacefully at home surrounded by the love of his family. Every day that his family was able to Read More…

Gerda M. Leedy

Leedy, Gerda

Gerda M. Leedy, 76, of Pinellas Park, Florida, died Saturday, November 23, 2013 at St. Anthony’s Hospital. A native of Stuttgart, Germany, she met her husband, Donald, when he was stationed there while serving in the United States Army. She returned with him to the United States in 1960 and was proud to become a Read More…

Tony Misko, Jr.

Tony Misko, Jr., 91, of Sheffield Township, passed away Friday, November 29, 2013. Funeral arrangements will be announced Friday December 6, 2013, by the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel.