November 28, 2014

Elyria
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Winter storm watch issued, goes into effect tomorrow evening

Lorain, Medina and Cuyahoga counties will be under a winter storm watch from tomorrow evening through Friday evening. Rain will begin to change to we snow Thursday night, and then snow will begin to taper off Friday evening, according to the National Weather Service. Locations in the watch area will have a potential for six Read More…

Fire overnight damages Clearview High baseball dugout

SHEFFIELD TWP. — A suspicious fire overnight damaged a baseball dugout at Clearview High School, according to Fire Chief Joe Bandagski. Sheffield Township firefighters responded at 2:05 a.m. and were on the scene for about 40 minutes, Bandagski said. Bandagski couldn’t say how the fire started other than to say he considered it suspicious. “The Read More…

Photo gallery: Paczki time at Kiedrowski’s bakery

Man wants to withdraw attempted murder plea

ELYRIA — An Elyria man who pleaded no contest last week to attempted murder and other charges now wants to withdraw his plea. In a motion filed Monday without the help of his lawyer, 45-year-old Maurice Williams, wrote that “my wish is to take my case to trail (sic) in hopes of proving my innocence.” Read More…

Sheriff’s Department releases photo of Circle K robber

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The Sheriff’s Department has released a surveillance photo showing a man who robbed the Sheffield Township Circle K over the weekend. The male, described as a black male about 6 feet tall with a thin build, pointed a semiautomatic pistol at the clerk and demanded money about 1:45 a.m., according to Sgt. Don Barker. The Read More…

Hospital to hold free screenings for women at LCCC

LORAIN — Mercy Regional Medical Center will offer free health screenings to women at the North Coast Women’s Expo on March 19. The event will be 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Lorain County Community College’s Spitzer Conference Center. Admission to the expo is $5 in advance and $6 at the door. Available screenings will Read More…

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We try our hand at paczki-making

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When I woke up for work this morning, I wasn’t expecting to wind down the day in an apron and visor and covered in flour, sugar and all other kinds of yummy goodness. My bosses thought it was time for a different kind of “paczki time” story, however, and by “different kind,” I mean “throw Read More…

It’s paczki time!

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That’s right, it’s paczki time again! The delicious, delectable pre-Lenten treat has actually been frying up for weeks at bakeries around Lorain County — and especially Kiedrowski’s Simply Delicious Bakery on Cooper-Foster Park Road in Amherst. Owner Tim Kiedrowski said he and his staff — a mix of employees, friends and family — sold a Read More…

Sheffield Township Circle K robbed at gunpoint over the weekend

SHEFFIELD TWP. — Lorain County sheriff’s deputies are looking for a male who robbed the Sheffield Township Circle K at gunpoint early yesterday. The male, described as a black male about 6 feet tall with a thin build, pointed a semiautomatic pistol at the clerk and demanded money about 1:45 a.m., according to Sgt. Don Read More…