February 13, 2016

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Stove flare-up burns Lorain woman

LORAIN — A Lorain woman was burned in the face due to a malfunctioning stove in her home in the 1800 block of East 42nd Street, around 5:15 p.m. Tuesday. Kim Lapash was treated and released from Mercy Regional Medical Center in Lorain after being burned by what was described as a, “blue flame that Read More…

Police log for Aug. 10, 2011

Sheriff’s office Sunday, Aug. 7 12:51 a.m. — 200 block Rosewood, Amherst Township, Ramone V. Christian, 35, same address, arrested for domestic violence and obstructing official business for allegedly hitting his girlfriend. 4:49 p.m. — 6400 block Lake Ave., Elyria Township, Julian A. Rivera, 22, same address, arrested for domestic violence for allegedly threatening to Read More…

South Amherst, Avon Lake get energy grants

Avon Lake will install new, more energy efficient boilers in some city buildings and replace windows in City Hall, using a $201,900 grant from the Northeast Ohio Public Energy Council, a non-profit lobbying group that advocates for lower utility costs. The group is made up of communities in nine counties in Northeast Ohio and uses Read More…

Hungry burglar strikes Elyria neighborhood

ELYRIA — Three homes in the St. Jude area of Elyria were broken into overnight yesterday, apparently by a burglar looking for a bite to eat. In all, just $25 cash was taken, but kitchen cabinets and refrigerator and freezer doors were left open, according to police reports. Homes at 138 and 180 Roosevelt and Read More…

Lorain man wanted for armed robbery arrested in Cleveland

Robert Beane, 20, who has been a most-wanted fugitive since being accused of robbing a Lorain convenience store at gunpoint in April, was arrested today by U.S. Marshals. Beane was taken into custody without incident at a friend’s house on Detroit Avenue in Cleveland, according to Deputy Tony Keffer, U.S. Marshals Service task force coordinator Read More…

Man LifeFlighted after beating outside apartment

LORAIN — A Shaffer Drive man was flown to a Cleveland hospital Sunday after several people allegedly beat him. Police responded to the 1300 block of Shaffer Drive around 7:27 p.m. and spoke with the victim, Joseph Chaffin, who is in his early 20s. Chaffin said he was entering his apartment when four males who Read More…

Police log for Aug. 9, 2011

Elyria police Friday, Aug. 5 10:42 a.m. – 400 block High St., a 54 year-old man reported charges of about $20, $14 and $11 that were made to his credit card without his knowledge. Also, he told police someone tried to purchase a Dell PC in his name. 5:13 p.m. – 400 block Broad St., Read More…

Horror movie crew filming today at Smitty’s

ELYRIA — A film crew was in Elyria today filming shots for a horror movie at Smitty’s Place. According to Don Kilrain, an Elyria native who is not only the movie’s producer but also the killer in the flick, the crew planned to utilize the “Obama table,” where President Barack Obama famously ate a Smitty’s Read More…

Rhenium Alloys gets grant to move

NORTH RIDGEVILLE — Rhenium Alloys Inc., an Elyria company planning to make a move to North Ridgeville, has received a state grant that will allow it to purchase new machinery, it was announced Monday. A $900,000 state loan has been awarded by the state, which also is contributing nearly half of the expected $8.1 million Read More…

Marshals seek wanted man who has fled police twice recently

U.S. Marshals are asking for the public’s help to find a wanted fugitive who has fled police twice recently. Robert Beane, 20, who goes by the street name “June,” was added to the Marshals’ “Dangerous Dozen” list after he robbed a Lorain convenience store at gunpoint in April. Beane has fled traffic traffic stops in Read More…