February 6, 2016

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Norwalk raceway hit by power outage

NORWALK – Summit Motorsports Park’s “Night under Fire” is one of the nationally known dragstrip’s hottest draws each year. But for about an hour Saturday night, the long night of racing, flashy pyrotechnics and fireworks was in the dark due to a power outage. A total of 91 homes located about two miles from the Read More…

Cops called in to cool off customer

LORAIN – An ice cream cone was at the center of an alleged assault at a West Erie Avenue ice cream stand Friday night. The owner of K Cream Korner at 1207 W. Erie Ave. told police a 21-year-old woman ordered and paid for a vanilla chocolate twist cone about 7:10 p.m. When the owner Read More…

UPDATE: Teen pistol whipped in Lorain

LORAIN – A 16-year-old Lorain teen was released after treatment for a scalp laceration early Saturday morning following a shooting incident in the 800 block of West 17th Street. A nursing supervisor at Mercy Regional Medical Center said the teen was treated about 1:30 a.m. after being brought to the hospital. Police said the boy Read More…

Police looking into Chestnut St. home invasions

ELYRIA — Three people were hurt when they were ambushed in their Chestnut Street home early Friday by armed intruders. Officers were called about 12:30 a.m. and arrived at 213 Chestnut St. to find three people bleeding with injuries to their heads and faces. According to a police report, three adults and a teenager were Read More…

BLOTTER: Aug. 13, 2011

Lorain police Wednesday, Aug. 10 12 p.m. – 1500 block Main Ave., four bulletholes and two spent rounds found on side of house by homeowner who discovered them while mowing his lawn. 3:26 p.m. – 300 block Oberlin Ave., television and video game with total value of $1,150 stolen from home. No sign of forced Read More…

CORRECTIONS: Aug. 13, 2011

Tim Adkins was the men’s overall winner at the Vermilion 5K on July 23. His first name was incorrect in a story. The amount of water inside the old Maplewood Elementary School amounted to roughly 375,000 gallons pumped out over the course of several days. An incorrect figure was included in a story Friday.

Armed attackers beat residents in Elyria home

ELYRIA — Three people were hurt overnight when they were ambushed in a Chestnut Street home by armed intruders. Officers were called about 12:30 a.m. and arrived at 213 Chestnut St. to find three people bleeding with injuries to their heads and faces. According to a police report, three adults and a teenager were sitting Read More…

Teen charged after attacking man with gun in bar parking lot

ELYRIA — A 17-year-old Elyria boy is facing charges of aggravated robbery and tampering with evidence following an incident yesterday outside the Pub bar on West Ridge Road. The 40-year-old victim told police he and his brother had been having beers at Pub, and he was approached by the teen as he was walking to Read More…

Police log for Aug. 12, 2011

Sheriff’s Office Tuesday, Aug. 9 3:40 p.m. – 300 block North Ridge Road, Lorain, Steven D. Wooten, 38, 100 block Mound St., Elyria, arrested for domestic violence for allegedly choking his sister during an argument. Elyria police Tuesday, Aug. 9 4:04 p.m. – 10 block Chestnut St., Lorain Metropolitan Housing Authority reported a 32-inch flat-screen Read More…

Additional charges for murder suspect

McLemore

ELYRIA — A 17-year-old accused of gunning down Kevin Calhoun in what police have described as a botched drug deal has picked up new charges in the case. Maquaine McLemore, who is being tried as an adult, is already facing charges of murder, felonious assault, tampering with evidence and having weapons under disability, is also Read More…