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AUDIO: Meet the princesses in their own words


Meet the 2011 Lorain International Festival princesses in their own words. Audio is courtesy of WEOL-FM 930. Click here to view her profile. Click here to view her profile. Click here to view her profile. Click here to view her profile. Click here to view her profile. Click here to view her profile. Click here Read More…

VIDEO: Greek dancers perform


LORAIN — There will be plenty of Greek entertainment as the spotlight nationality shows off its culture at this year’s Lorain International Festival. Here’s a preview of the dancing, from the princess reception earlier this spring. To find an International Festival event to attend, click here to view the complete schedule.

VIDEO: Meet the 2011 Lorain International Festival princesses


VIDEO: Greek band Ousis entertains


LORAIN — Monday evening’s free Lorain International Festival concert was moved inside due to threatening skies but proved no less entertaining. Young Greek band Ousis performed, and the festival’s princesses and a handful of Greek dancers gave an impromptu performance, dancing on stage and amongst the 100-plus residents in attendance. Click here to view photos.

Police log for June 21, 2011

Elyria police Sunday, June 19 12:58 a.m. – 2700 block West River Road N., police respond to report of a large number of people fighting at a graduation party; no one was fighting when officers arrived. 8:25 a.m. – Windstream Communications, 560 Ternes Lane, someone entered building overnight by breaking a glass break room door Read More…

At least 4 hurt in Elyria crash

ELYRIA – At least four people were taken off in stretchers after a crash at the corner of Gulf Road and Ohio Street on Monday night, according to the Fire Department. A blue pickup had rolled over as a result of the 9:30 p.m. crash, forcing Elyria firefighters to extricate one of its occupants. The Read More…

Nagel Road closing Tuesday

AVON — Nagel Road will be closed at the railroad tracks from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday for sewer sanitary work, according to a news release from the city. The suggested detour route will include Bradley, Chester, Jaycox and Krebs roads. For online info go to cityofavon.com.

VIDEO: Lively breakfast talk kicks off Lorain International Festival 2011

Dr. Athanasios Thomas Dalagianni

LORAIN — The 2011 Lorain International Festival got off to a good start today with a lively talk by Dr. Athanasios Thomas Dalagianni. Dalagianni, who was born in Greece, lived under apartheid in South Africa and immigrated to Lorain County in 1977, represents this year’s spotlight nationality — the Greeks. He is chief of plastic Read More…

Cleveland Clinic in the limelight as spotlight organization


LORAIN — The Cleveland Clinic is in the spotlight as this year’s Lorain International Festival spotlight organization, and the world-class facility showed off it’s Lorain facility at an open house over the weekend. The open house, which was attended by a handful of International Festival princesses and their family members as well as members of Read More…

Vermilion Festival of the Fish (GALLERY)


The Father’s Day Parade on Sunday capped off the weekend’s 45th annual Festival of the Fish in Vermilion.