November 28, 2014

Elyria
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Sizemore takes next step, could play on weekend

PEORIA, Ariz. — Grady Sizemore is moving closer to making his exhibition debut. Sizemore, who is working his way back from knee surgery, passed another test in the road to recovery Sunday in Goodyear, running the bases for the first time. “It went well,” Sizemore said. “I felt good coming into today, so I wasn’t Read More…

Man sentenced to one year for role in drive-by

ELYRIA — One of two men who plead guilty to charges from a drive-by shooting in 2010 was sentenced to a year in prison Friday by Lorain County Common Pleas Judge Burge for violating terms of his probation from an accidental shooting that took the life of his younger sister. Tevin Jackson, 20, was sentenced Read More…

Driver in funeral gets ticketed

LORAIN — Police charged a man with driving under suspension after police pulled him over because his passenger was hanging outside a moving vehicle during a funeral procession. An officer working off-duty for the Lorain Metropolitan Housing Authority observed a long funeral procession on East 30th Street with people yelling out their windows and honking Read More…

Fired grocery worker sues former boss

ELYRIA — A former grocery store worker has sued the Amherst IGA Foodliner and its president for sex discrimination because he allegedly fired her after she informed him that her pregnancy required her to be on bed rest. Hannah Olsen contends that she had worked at the grocery store off and on since 2005, most Read More…

Lorain Social Security office to move in April

The Lorain Social Security office will be moving in April, according to the office’s public affairs specialist. The Social Security office is currently at 300 Broadway, Room 306, and it will be moving to 221 W. Fifth St., Brandon Smith said. The move will occur during the week of April 4, and services will be Read More…

Elyria man charged, accused of beating woman

Baker

ELYRIA — An Elyria man was arrested on multiple charges after he reportedly beat a woman overnight. Corey Baker, 30, is charged with two counts of domestic violence as well as resisting arrest and marijuana and cocaine charges, according to a police report. Officers were called to Eighth Place at 11:20 last night by the Read More…

Woman charged in McDonald’s disturbance

ELYRIA — Police charged an intoxicated woman with disorderly conduct after she staggered into a McDonald’s with bloody hands and told staff someone had killed her dog before she passed out on the floor. Police responded to the restaurant at 547 Broad St. and found Heather Jarvis, age unknown, on the floor in front of Read More…

Bar patrons charged with vandalism

LORAIN — Two men were arrested after allegedly ripping signs off the bathroom doors of a local club and cursing at officers Wednesday, according to police. One of the men also was charged with drug possession after police found hydrocodone pills in his pocket. Police responded to the La Sala Nightclub on Broadway where the Read More…

Police log for March 11, 2011

Elyria police Sunday, March 6 2:28 p.m. — Tan City, 661 Chestnut Commons, customer caught on camera stealing bottle of lotion. 2:44 p.m. — 300 block Princeton Ave., a woman reported someone broke into her house and stole her purse. 8:36 p.m. — 300 block Oberlin Road, blue 2011 Subaru Impreza stolen. Lorain police Friday, Read More…

Lorain issues snow ban

The city of Lorain has issued a city-wide emergency snow ban. Parking is not permitted on any city street effective 7 p.m.Thursday until 7 p.m. Friday. The ban will take effect in the business district after normal business hours. Violators will be ticketed or towed.