November 1, 2014

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Lorain bartender arrested, police say she was serving after hours

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LORAIN — A Lorain woman was charged with obstructing official business after police believe she was serving beverages after hours at the bar she worked at. Luann Bearer, 33, was booked at the Lorain city jail. Police were doing after-hours checks of Lorain bars at 2:55 this morning when they stopped at Pali’s, at Colorado Read More…

Police: Lorain man Life Flighted after being stabbed by girlfriend’s ex

LORAIN — A Lorain man had to be Life Flighted to a Cleveland hospital after he was stabbed this weekend. Eric Seitz, 20, was a patient at MetroHealth Medical Center. His condition was not immediately available. Police officers met up with Seitz at the Mercy hospital ER, where he was being treated for multiple lacerations, Read More…

Vermilion woman charged after dog is found frozen to death

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VERMILION — A woman was charged with cruelty to animals after one of her two dogs froze to death after being left outside overnight. When police arrived at 291 Morton Road, they found the dog, a 2- to 3-year-old shih tzu, dead after apparently freezing to death, Vermilion police said. Owner Sandy Hayslett, 38, told Read More…

Small garage fire in Elyria does big damage to contents

ELRYIA — A small garage fire Saturday afternoon did big damage to the contents, Elyria fire Capt. Robert Donofrio said. The fire department was called just before 3 p.m. to 912 Salem Ave. It took about 15 minutes for 18 firefighters to put out the blaze, Donofrio said. Homeowner Ken Machor had removed the fuel Read More…

3 stabbed in fight at Vic’s Nightclub

ELYRIA — Three people were stabbed during a fight at Vic’s Nightclub on Kerstetter Way early Sunday morning. The stabbings occurred around 4 a.m. at Vic’s. Elyria Sgt. William Pelko said two victims were transported to EMH and the third was transported to Mercy Regional Medical Center in Lorain. No arrests have been made so Read More…

Man stops at green light, urinates in street, is arrested

LORAIN — A 51-year-old man was arrested after allegedly stopping at a green light to urinate in the middle of the street on Saturday. Around 9 p.m. officers pursued Harry Garcia, of Lorain, as he was driving 55 mph in a 25 mph zone in the area of East 31st Street and Pearl Avenue. As Read More…

Police log for Jan. 24, 2011

Lorain police Saturday, Jan. 22 11:02 p.m. – 3000 block Broadway, Thomas Yost, 24, of Lorain, Matthew Yost, 21, of Lorain, Kayrona Smith, 21, of Lorain, and Amanda Ray, 26, of Lorain, were arrested following a fight at a bar with the charges of disturbing the peace and disorderly conduct. Thomas Yost allegedly became combative Read More…

Lorain stabbing sends man to Cleveland hospital

LORAIN — Police said a man was stabbed during a fight with another man on the city’s west side on Sunday. The victim was transported to MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland with non-life-threatening injuries, Lorain police Sgt. Ray Farley said. The stabbing occurred late in the morning or early afternoon in a residence on Brenner Read More…

Top Lorain city wage earners

The top 10 salaries for the city of Lorain included seven fire department personnel. “That’s pretty normal,” Auditor Ron Mantini said. He explained that many fire department personal receive large amounts of overtime. Mantini cited Assistant Fire Chief Anthony Cuevas, the top earner in the city, as an example, stating that Cuevas’ base pay is Read More…

Firefighters dominate top-paid Lorain workers

The top 10 salaries for the city of Lorain included seven fire department personnel. “That’s pretty normal,” Auditor Ron Mantini said. He explained that many fire department personal receive large amounts of overtime. Mantini cited Assistant Fire Chief Anthony Cuevas, the top earner in the city, as an example, stating that Cuevas’ base pay is Read More…