May 29, 2015

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Kerstetter car show scheduled for Sunday

The first James A. Kerstetter Car Show will be 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at the Elyria Big Lots, 1020 E. Broad St. Elyria. The first few moments will be dedicated to honoring the fallen officers and other heroes in law enforcement including Cleveland Heights Police Officer Thomas Patton, who died two days before Read More…

9 locations for Lorain County kids to get free lunches this summer

ELYRIA — The Boys & Girls Clubs of Lorain County have announced nine locations for low-income children to get free lunches June 13 to Aug. 12. The program, part of the national Summer Food Service Program sponsored by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, requires no registration. Lunches are available Monday through Friday at Boys & Read More…

Highway patrol IDs man killed in morning motorcycle crash

WELLINGTON TWP. — A Wellington man was killed in an accident between a motorcycle and a truck this morning. Ryan T. Woodrum, 21, was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the truck, Angelo Bonvissuto II, 23, also of Wellington, wasn’t injured. According to the Highway Patrol, both drivers were eastbound on state Route Read More…

Shots fired into Elyria home overnight

ELYRIA — Shots were fired into an Elyria home overnight, according to an police report. Officers were called to 160 Berkley Road about 11:20 last night after the home’s resident, age 42, said she heard a series of pops. She also found what appeared to be a bullet hole near the foot of her child’s Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Noah

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Noah has been adopted. Please visit The Chronicle’s website again for more Critter Chronicles. NOAH Noah was recently adopted and returned. His owner loved him very much but was having some health problems and had to return him to the shelter. His name used to be Mylan, but he knows his new name, and his Read More…

Meet International Festival Filipino princess Laura Deza

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Name: Laura Deza Age: 18 Nationality: Filipino Sponsor: The Philippine American Association of Greater Lorain County Listen to Laura introduce herself in her own words: Parents: Roy and Lucy Deza High school: Amherst Steele High School Costume: “I am wearing a Mestiza Dress colored white and red with ruffles starting from the waist going all Read More…

Unemployment down for Lorain County and cities of Lorain and Elyria

Unemployment is down in Lorain County as well as the cities of Elyria and Lorain, according to data released today by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services. Lorain County unemployment was 7.6 percent in April, down from 8.5 percent in March and down compared to April 2010, when it was 9.2 percent. Elyria Read More…

Good day for local softball: Keystone No. 1, Pioneers No. 2 in final state polls; Elyria also wins division title and Fenik wins No. 400

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Monday was a big day for all three Lorain County softball teams still alive in the postseason. For the Elyria Pioneers, it was a day for celebrations as they defeated Brunswick 7-1 to wrap up the Northeast Ohio Conference Valley Division title and give coach Ken Fenik his 400th career win. To top that off, Read More…

Police log for May 24, 2011

Lorain police Thursday, May 19 2:25 p.m. – 1000 block W. Ninth St., a man who left his residence unlocked for an hour while he ran errands with his father returned to find $50 in change, a $50 digital camera and other items missing. The man told police he suspected a relative who had drug Read More…

Center Ridge Road to remain closed all day

NORTH RIDGEVILLE — Center Ridge Road in North Ridgeville will remain closed all day while crews deal with eight utility poles that were taken down by yesterday’s storms. The closure is between Stoney Ridge Road and Case Road, according to North Ridgeville police.