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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

Junior Fair results: Rabbit and Cavy special awards

Junior Fair results: Small animal special awards

Junior Fair results: Fowl special awards

Junior Fair results: Goat special awards

Police log for Sept. 2, 2010

Elyria police Monday, Aug. 30 8:38 a.m. – 400 block Wesley Ave. GPS unit stolen from vehicle. 11:04 a.m. – 900 block East Ave., bank fraud reported. 2:34 p.m. – 200 block Washington Ave., cell phone, music player, camera and iPod stolen from residence. 7:34 p.m. – 300 block Princeton Ave., bank fraud reported. 7:36 Read More…