May 2, 2016


Throwback Thursday: The St. Patrick’s Day flood

St. Patrick's Day flood


Timothy Opsitnick received the most votes in Lorain County for the 57th House District in Tuesday’s primary election which was won by Dick Stein. A reporter’s error attributed the most votes in Lorain County to Kathryn Frombaugh who received 3,019.

Elyria police commended, remember Kerstetter on anniversary of death

Elyria police held its annual awards ceremony at the department Tuesday. The ceremony recognizes officers for distinction and actions above and beyond: Life Saving Medal Sgt. Michael Groomes Officer Richard Illcisko Officer Scott Willis Officer Dustin Thacker Medal of Merit Officer James Sword Sgt. Jeffrey Currier Officer Paul Lesner Officer Eric VanKerkhove Officer Joseph Figula Jr. Read More…

Lorain County election results

Lorain County, OH Primary Election March 15, 2016 – Unofficial Results 03/16/16 00:38:13   Num. Report Precinct 188 – Num. Reporting 188 100.00%   Dem President Del./Alt. At Large D Total Number of Precincts 188 Precincts Reporting 188 100.0% Vote For 1 Hillary Clinton 21144 56.10% Roque De La Fuente 392 1.04% Bernie Sanders 16154 Read More…

LIVE CHAT: March primary election

Live Blog Election night live chat  

Nearly 2,000 attend Bernie Sanders rally in Akron

Larry Pantages The Chronicle-Telegram The father of Grant Gibeault, an advanced-placement student at Medina High School, said attending Monday’s appearance by U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., in Akron was an educational lesson for the day. “His teacher knows he’s here,” Jeff Gibeault said. Doors opened at 11 a.m. at the Akron Civic Theatre but at Read More…

Elyria Schools superintendent meets with public today

Coffee, breakfast and banter with the Elyria Schools superintendent— are scheduled 8 to 9 a.m. today when Superintendent Tom Jama holds another Java with Jama session at Rubin’s Deli and Restaurant in Chestnut Commons, off Chestnut Ridge Road. This session takes place a day before a planned school board meeting where discussions on final recommendations Read More…

Rubio campaign urges Ohio voters to back Kasich in Tuesday’s primary

MIAMI — Vote for home-state Gov. John Kasich in Tuesday’s Ohio primary, not for Marco Rubio, Republicans are being urged … by Marco Rubio. It’s all part of the extraordinary tactics Donald Trump’s presidential foes are resorting to in last-ditch efforts to block the party’s front-runner. But there were no signs of additional major efforts Read More…

March for civil rights met with violence


Lottery to be held for State of the State tickets

COLUMBUS — Ohioans interested in attending this year’s State of the State address can enter a lottery for tickets. Those seeking tickets can register online for a lottery for up to two tickets. The registration deadline is noon, March 25, and those selected will be notified by email by April 1. This year’s State of the State Read More…