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Police log for Sept. 4, 2010

Lorain police Tuesday, Aug. 31 8:33 p.m. – 2500 block Homewood Drive, home broken into, two LCD TVs, two video game systems and video games stolen. 9:26 p.m. – 1500 block Herbert Ave., home broken into, iPod, laptop and video game player stolen 9:54 p.m. – 1700 block E. 29th St., Gavin Mohler, 22, of Read More…

Couple’s treasured antiques reduced to ashes in barn fire overnight


WELLINGTON TWP. — A fire destroyed a Quarry Road barn overnight, and homeowner Merrie Guelker called the losses “astronomical.” But she said she and her husband are insured and will without a doubt rebuild the massive structure. The Wellington Fire Department was called to Merrie and Rodger Guelker’s home at 21011 Quarry Road about 1:30 Read More…

Highway Patrol plans stepped up patrols but no local checkpoints this weekend

The State Highway Patrol will be utilizing federal funds to step up patrols and remove drunken drivers from Lorain County roads this weekend, according to Lt. Travis Hughes, commander of the patrol’s Elyria post. Troopers will be conducting sobriety checkpoints around the state, according to a news release. In Lorain County, there won’t be any Read More…

Police log for Sept. 3, 2010

Elyria police Wednesday, Sept. 1 10:54 a.m. – 1600 block Lake Ave., steak knife found in yard, turned over to police. 12:01 p.m. – 1500 block Lake Ave., teenaged male charged with vandalism, accused of tearing apart a wood picnic table after leaving the Education Alternatives School building in a “highly agitated” state. 3:24 p.m. Read More…

Spring Valley course owners’ Avon home is in foreclosure

ELYRIA — Wells Fargo Bank filed a foreclosure lawsuit against Lucinda and Robert Corna in connection with the couple’s home in the Red Tail housing development in Avon. The Cornas own the Spring Valley Golf Club on Gulf Road. The lawsuit filed Aug. 26 seeks a little more than $1 million plus interest from Sept. Read More…

Vote online to help Oberlin retreat center win $250K grant

Common Ground retreat center in Oberlin is in the running for a $250,000 grant to replace an old pool with a “splash park,” and community members can vote online and by text to help them win. Voting started today and lasts all month for the Pepsi Refresh Project grant. View and vote for the proposal Read More…

Local news roundup for Sept. 2, 2010


Man pleads guilty in veterans thefts ELYRIA — An Elyria man pleaded guilty Wednesday to charges stemming from two break-ins at facilities run by local veterans groups. Kenneth Messer, 45, was accused of breaking into the AMVETS post on Abbe Road in Sheffield Lake in December 2009 and the American Legion post in Amherst last Read More…

Lorain County Fair 2010 Junior Fair results

Food and Nutrition Clothing Special Interest Beef (coming soon) Dairy Dog Goat Fowl Horse (coming soon) Small Animals Rabbit and Cavy Sheep and Alpaca Swine

Junior Fair results: Swine special awards

Junior Fair results: Sheep and alpaca special awards