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Police log for Aug. 26, 2011

Lorain police Monday, Aug. 22 9:22 a.m. – 2100 block Hancock St., padlock cut off garage door and $585 worth of tools stolen. 10 a.m. – 3300 block Lincoln St., copper piping stolen from basement. 10:30 a.m. – 1500 block Lehigh Ave., side door pried open and $500 worth of copper piping stolen. 1:39 p.m. Read More…

Three arrested in LaGrange thefts

LAGRANGE TWP – Three Cleveland men are accused of stealing a computer and jewelry from a Whitney Road home Thursday morning. Michael J. Davis, 21, Antonio Jones, 21, and Lamar A. Pierce, 35, are all due in Oberlin Municipal Court this   morning on charges of burglary, theft and possession of criminal tools. The men were Read More…

Edith Margaret Powers

Edith Margaret Powers (nee Hudson), 95, of Elyria, passed  away Wednesday, August 24, 2011, at her home, following a  short illness. Arrangements are being handled by Hempel Funeral Home  in Amherst.

Peter Junior Rockas

Peter Junior Rockas, 79, of Amherst, passed away Wednesday, August 24, 2011 at University Hospital in Cleveland, following a brief illness. He was born January 23, 1932 in Avon  Lake, where he was raised. Graduating from Avon Lake High School with the class of  1950, he was active in a variety of sports but achieved Read More…

Henry “Hank” J. Wade

Henry “Hank” J. Wade, 75, of Elyria, was called home by the  man upstairs Wednesday, August 24, 2011 at home. He was  born May 16, 1936 in Alderson, West Virginia, and lived  there most of his school years. It was here that he learned  the skills of fishing and hunting. He graduated from Covington High Read More…

Mary Jo Wilson

Mary Jo Wilson, (Nee Kuterovich), 60, of North Ridgeville,  died on Tuesday, August 23, 2011 at the Cleveland Clinic following a long illness. Mary Jo was born on May 31, 1951 in  Elyria where she was raised. North Ridgeville has been her  home for the past 30 years. She was a graduate of Elyria Catholic Read More…

VIDEO: Livestock auction: Turkeys, lambs, rabbits, chickens and goats

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CORRECTIONS: Aug. 25, 2011

A sales tax increase will be on the November ballot. A headline Wednesday incorrectly identified what kind of increase would go to voters

Roundup for Aug. 25, 2011

Teen takes plea deal for multiple charges ELYRIA — A 17-year-old facing aggravated robbery, heroin and other charges cut a deal with prosecutors on Wednesday. In exchange for prosecutors dropping the robbery charge, Terrell Fennell pleaded guilty to charges of tampering with evidence, possession of crack, possession of heroin and possession of drug paraphernalia charges Read More…

Robert J. Forster

Robert J. Forster, 87, of Wakeman, died Tuesday, August 23,  2011, at Gaymont Nursing Home in Norwalk. He was born  September 20, 1923 in Sheffield, and had lived in Wakeman  since 1954. He worked for 30 years at Thew Shovel in Lorain, farmed,  and was a talented welder. He used his skills as a welder  Read More…