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Lorain man arrested on drugs and weapons charges

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LORAIN — Officers looking for a man accused of firing a gun at his girlfriend had the wrong guy but were able to make an arrest anyway when they found guns and drugs in the car the Lorain man was driving. Lawrence Scott, 25, is charged with improperly handling weapons in a motor vehicle, possession Read More…

Son thinks mother’s shooting death could have been accident

Evan Goodenow and Cindy Leise, The Chronicle-Telegram ELYRIA — The son of the woman found fatally shot along with her husband Saturday suspects the deaths were a tragic accident rather than a crime of passion. Jeff Bruce said he last spoke to his mother, Margaret McCoy, on Friday when she told him she was buying Read More…

Police log for April 19, 2011

Lorain police Sunday, April 17 12:44 a.m. – 1800 block E. 30th St., woman visiting her mother told police a man she knew showed up at her mother’s home and threatened to shoot up the house as he left when she told him she would call police if he remained there. Saturday, April 16 9:10 Read More…

Elyria Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday

Zachary Taylor of Elyria gathers eggs at last year's Elyria Easter egg hunt. (CT photo by Steve Manheim.)

The Elyria Parks and Recreation Department and the Elyria Kiwanis Club will host the annual Easter Egg Hunt to begin promptly at 10 a.m. Saturday at the North Park Sports Complex, 901 Duffey St. Each year, dozens of volunteers work to place hundreds of candy-filled eggs around the complex so young Elyrians can hunt. The Read More…

Rep. Matt Lundy looks to restore discount for all-electric homes

ELYRIA — State Rep. Matt Lundy, D-Elyria, will introduce an amendment to the state budget that would restore the discount rate for all-electric homes serviced by FirstEnergy. Some customers saw their bills increase to almost $600 per month, and some as high as $1,000 per month, when the company eliminated the discounts in 2009, according Read More…

Local sports news roundup for April 19, 2011

Softball: Avon holds off Bay Avon withstood a two-run top of the seventh inning by Bay to come away with a 4-3 win over the Rockets Monday in West Shore Conference action. Ryan Rogers had two RBIs for the Eagles (8-1, 6-0 WSC), while Jordan Musser won his third game in four decisions. Bay 100 Read More…

2 arrested in separate disturbances among downtown Elyria bar patrons

ELYRIA — At least two individuals were arrested over the weekend after fights broke out among patrons of downtown Elyria bars. Andre Yarber, 26, of Oberlin and Derick Harris, 22, of Lorain were each charged with disorderly conduct, and Harris was charged with resisting arrest in separate incidents. Police were called at 1:15 a.m. Sunday Read More…

Driver strikes house overnight, flees scene on foot

EATON TWP. — The State Highway Patrol and Eaton Township firefighters were called to an accident overnight in which a car struck a house. The accident, which was called in about 3:10 a.m., occurred at 33505 East Royalton Road, according to the Eaton Township Fire Department. The driver fled the scene on foot, according to Read More…

Man hospitalized after car sideswipes motor home

EATON TOWNSHIP — One man was hospitalized Sunday night following an accident in which a motor home was side-swiped by a motorist on state Route 83. Christopher Moore, 41, of North Ridgeville, was likely going to be admitted in fair condition at MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland, where he was flown, according to a nursing Read More…

Milestones for 04/17/2011

100th Birthday – Alfano Engagement – Bittner-Jasko Engagement – Haldeman-Sikora 50th Anniversary – Lantsberry Engagement – Moskol-Brietkrenz Wedding – Sukey Wedding – VanWormer