October 10, 2015

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LIVE CHAT: Chronicle-Telegram high school football, Week 6


Live Blog Lorain County High School Football Week Six  

Three arrested after surprise visits from Lorain police

Malik Islam

LORAIN – Lorain police, along with the Ohio Adult Parole Authority and Lorain County Probation Department, made surprise visits Tuesday and Wednesday to felons’ homes resulting in three narcotics and firearms-related arrests. According to a statement issued by Lorain police, felons on parole or probation who are known gang members, violent criminals or who had Read More…

UPDATED: Two in custody after early morning stabbing


ELYRIA – Police arrested two men this afternoon and are still looking for a third for a stabbing that occurred this morning on Fourth Street. Robert Donaldson, 22, of the 300 block of Fourth Street and Fredrick Algood, 24, of the 1200 block of West Avenue, were arrested and charged with aggravated robbery and felonious Read More…

VIDEO: Alcorn, Bennett talk high school football

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Tim Alcorn of WEOL 930-AM and the Chronicle’s own Shaun Bennett talk with Bruce Bishop about last week’s performances and look ahead to this week’s matchups.

Some responses from the candidates at Tuesday’s Elyria mayoral debate

Tuesday night saw the first face-to-face meeting of the four candidates vying to be the next Elyria mayor. For more than an hour, incumbent Mayor Holly Brinda, Republican challenger Garry Gibbs, Independent challenger Tim Quinn and Chalene Mudd, who is running as a write-in candidate, answered questions ranging from the use of eminent domain to Read More…

Westlake police charge ‘Midnight Rider’ with stealing golf cart

Michael Taylor

WESTLAKE – Police say an Avon Lake man was a “Midnight Rider,” stealing a golf cart and going on a joyride shortly after midnight this morning. Michael Taylor, 26, allegedly stole the golf cart from Crocker Park and drove it down a delivery driveway past security guards and headed west on Detroit Road toward Bradley Read More…

UPDATED: No injuries reported in Sheffield house fire


SHEFFIELD — No injuries were reported in a house fire on Schueller Boulevard on Monday morning. Firefighters were called to a working structure fire around 11 a.m. at 5508 Schueller Boulevard, and departments from throughout the area were called in for mutual aid. It took about 15 minutes for firefighters to get the blaze extinguished, but they were Read More…

TRAFFIC ALERT: East River to close Tuesday for road work

ELYRIA — Motorists should be aware of a traffic change due to a road closure slated for Tuesday. From 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, East River Street will be closed at the intersection of East Bridge Street for sewer and pavement repairs. All East River Street traffic will be detoured to East Broad Street. Read More…

LIVE CHAT: Chronicle-Telegram high school football, Week 5


Live Blog Lorain County High School Football Week 5  

Prescription drug roundup tomorrow

ELYRIA – The Lorain County Drug Task Force will be holding its annual prescription drug roundup Saturday. The event, now in its 13th year, allows residents to drop off old or unwanted medication for proper disposal. It has the benefit of keeping chemicals out of the water supply and potentially dangerous drugs out of the Read More…