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Vermilion Festival of the Fish (GALLERY)

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The Father’s Day Parade on Sunday capped off the weekend’s 45th annual Festival of the Fish in Vermilion.

New flavors and new challenges for the International Fest

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LORAIN – Lorain’s International Festival kicks off at 8 a.m. today with the annual festival breakfast, and the festival’s 45th year promises to pack in all the fun and festivities attendees have come to love over the years. Ralph Bruening, who coordinates the festival’s three-day weekend bazaar, said festival-goers can expect as many or more Read More…

Police log for June 20, 2011

Elyria police Friday, June 17 1:40 p.m. – 1000 Chestnut Drive, woman tells police she was a victim of identity theft when a female used her name and social security number while purchasing items at Walmart. 2:32 p.m. – 6600 Midway Blvd., theft of GPS from vehicle. 2:35 p.m. – 1700 block Lorain Blvd., unauthorized Read More…

Six local Girl Scouts recognized with gold

MACEDONIA – The Girl Scouts of North East Ohio presented the Girl Scout Gold Award to 74 outstanding young women Saturday at the Twinsburg Hilton Garden Inn including six Lorain County girls. The fourth annual Gold Award Achievement Celebration recognizes Girl Scouts who demonstrated their ability to lead and the desire to make a difference Read More…

Three-year-old girl falls through screened window

LORAIN – A 3-year-old girl fell about 20 feet through a screened window of a home in the 3800 block of Globe Avenue about 2 p.m. Friday but wasn’t seriously injured, according to police. Haley Mendez suffered bruises and scrapes and was taken to Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital for observation because she was briefly Read More…

Elyria motorcyclist improving after crash

ELYRIA – An Elyria motorcyclist seriously injured after crashing on state Route 57 near Interstate 90 around 9:30 p.m. Saturday is improving. Arthur Gula, 50, had his condition upgraded from critical to serious at Metro Health Medical Center in Cleveland on Sunday. Gula was eastbound exiting Interstate 90 onto state Route 57 southbound when he Read More…

Motorcyclist flown from scene of crash on Route 57

ELYRIA TWP. – A motorcyclist was flown to MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland after being seriously injured in a crash Saturday night on state Route 57 between Griswold Road and the 49th Street Bridge, according to Elyria Township Fire Chief Russ Scarbrough. The cyclist, who appeared to be in his 50s or early 60s, was Read More…

Dog attacks leave two in Lorain injured

LORAIN – Police were investigating two separate dog attacks Friday night that left a Lorain girl and man with minor injuries. Yazmeine Potts, no age listed, was treated at Mercy Regional Medical Center after she was attacked while riding her bike shortly after 7 p.m., according to a police report. Her mother told police a Read More…

ROUNDUP: June 18, 2011

Man charged with aggravated menacing ELYRIA — Police charged an 18-year-old man with aggravated menacing Thursday afternoon for allegedly pointing a handgun at a woman driving down 16th Street with three small children in the backseat. Police said the woman had turned west onto 16th Street from Grafton Road about 1:45 p.m. and encountered a Read More…

BLOTTER: June 18, 2011

Lorain police Sunday, June 12 11 p.m. — East 42nd Street and Gary Avenue, man says he was mugged by two men while walking and they kicked him in the head and stole his cell phone. Wednesday, June 15 10:28 a.m. — 1900 W. 19th St., empty business broken into some time in the last Read More…