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ROUNDUP: June 25, 2011

Shot man involved in domestic dispute ELYRIA — A reputed member of the M.A. Zone gang who was shot Tuesday afternoon was charged with domestic violence Thursday night. Christopher Howse, 20, allegedly pulled his pregnant girlfriend’s hair and hit her after they got into an argument over her not staying with him and taking care Read More…

BLOTTER: June 25, 2011

Elyria police Wednesday, June 22 10:54 a.m. – 100 block Brunswick Drive, car windshield smashed overnight. 11:14 a.m. – 300 block West Ave., driver’s license and wallet stolen from locked car. Friend of victim later recovered license which he said a man tried to sell to him before running away. 2:09 p.m. – Sidelines Bar, Read More…

VIDEO: Lorain International Festival bazaar kicks off


VIDEO: Princess pageant talent portion


BLOTTER: June 24, 2011

Lorain police Sunday, June 19 2:30 a.m. – 1804 E. 28th St., man taken to Mercy Regional Medical Center in Lorain after he said he was badly beaten outside of bar, but could not give police details on who beat him. 1:48 p.m. – 1800 block Reeves Ave., car battery removed from car and placed Read More…

Slovak princess Kaitlyn Knick is Lorain International Festival queen

Kaitlyn Knick

LORAIN — A pair of second-year princesses — and best friends to boot — took home top honors at tonight’s Lorain International Festival princess pageant. Slovak princess Kaitlyn Knick will reign over this weekend’s festival as queen, not to mention lead the effort to represent Lorain for the next year at festivals around the state. Read More…

Lorain High graduates holding unofficial reunion at International Fest

Graduates of Lorain High School plan to hold an unofficial reunion this Saturday at the Lorain International Festival. Kathy Wenzel Jameson, who organized the event on Facebook, asks graduates to meet at the beer tent starting at 4 p.m. Jameson says there are few other details other than that graduates are encouraged to bring yearbooks. Read More…

VIDEO: Greek cultural night food


Lorain International Queen Terra Soto prepares to hand over her crown

Terra Soto stands next to the Puerto Rican flag at Black River Landing shortly after being crowned queen last year. (CT photo by Rona Proudfoot.)

LORAIN — Lorain International Queen Terra Soto will hand over her crown tonight, but she’s not quite sure she’s ready. “It’s definitely bittersweet, probably a little bit more bitter than sweet,” she said. “I’ve just had so much fun. I’m going to miss traveling, I’m going to miss being with the girls, basically every weekend. Read More…

ROUNDUP: June 23, 2011

Convicted killer’s request shot down ELYRIA — A county judge has rejected convicted killer Neil Simpson’s request that the charges against him be thrown out because his case took too long to go to trial. Simpson, who is serving a life prison sentence, argued in court documents filed without an attorney that prosecutors and his Read More…