April 21, 2015


Engagement – Fischer – Flanigan

Brittany Fischer & Ryan Flanigan

Brittany Joy Fischer and Ryan Michael Flanigan, together with their parents, are pleased to announce their engagement. Brittany is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Eric (Tamara) Fischer and Mr. Mark Hersh, all of Elyria. She is a graduate of Breen School of Nursing, Ursuline College with a bachelor’s of science in nursing. Ryan is Read More…

Wedding -Brown

Rachel & Jordan Brown

At Community United Methodist Church, Elyria, on July 26, 2014, Dr. Arnold Fleagle and the Rev. Donald Lare united Rachel Boyle and Jordan Brown in marriage. Lauren Wransky attended as maid of honor; Courtney Richardson, Amy Brown and Hallie Brown were bridesmaids; Justin Brown was best man; and Jonathan Drake, Peter Robuck and Josh Brown Read More…

Engagement – Hozalski – Ives

Kristi Hozalski &
Joseph Ives

Firelands High School sweethearts, Kristi Hozalski and Joseph Ives will exchange wedding vows October 31, 2015. Kristi is the daughter of Lawrence and Shelley Hozalski of Wellington. Joseph is the son of Martin and Amanda Ives of Oberlin.

Birth – Lasko

Kellen David Lasko

Proud parents, Matthew David and Kasey Lynne Lasko welcomed a son, Kellen David Lasko, on Aug. 17, 2014, at 3:25 p.m. Kellen weighed 8 lbs. 1 oz. and was 21 inches long. Tatum Jackson Lasko (age 2), is excited to be a big brother!

Wedding – Hobart

Rachel & Todd Hobart

Rachel Cerra, daughter of Jack and Glenda Cerra exchanged wedding vows with Todd Hobart, son of Mike and Tina Hobart on July 12, 2014. Pastor Jimmy W. Madsen, of First Evangelical Lutheran Church performed the ceremony uniting Rachel and Todd. Sara Houston attended as maid of honor, Jessica Stongle, Erika Webber, Shayna McDaniel and Amber Read More…

Wedding – Simek – Summers

Cheynoa Skye Simek & Nicholas Edward Summers

Nicholas Edward Summers and Cheynoa Skye Simek will become husband and wife Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014. Wedding vows will be recited at Birmingham United Methodist Church with a reception following at The Nolan Barn, Fitchfield River Road, Wakeman. Attending the couple are maid of honor, Nikita McMann; bridesmaids, Candice Caskey, Megan Walker, Kirsten (KT) Tennant, Read More…

50th Anniversary – Daniels

Kay & Pete Daniels

A surprise 50th anniversary party, catered by Big Dog, was given to Pete and Kay (McQuaid) Daniels on Aug. 16, 2014, by their son, Kevin and wife, Gisella and son, Kyle and wife, Traci, as well as their three grandsons, and special friends, Delores and Pete Avery. The couple was married Aug. 14, 1964, in Read More…

50th Anniversary – Blevins

John & Clare Blevins

John and Clare (Monschein) Blevins, of Elyria, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. The couple met in 1961 at the Lincoln Park Ballroom in Lorain. At the time, Clare was a student nurse in the MB Johnson School of Nursing at Elyria Memorial Hospital and John was a State Highway Patrolman, who had just transferred Read More…

Engagement – Darling

Sean & Jamie Darling

Randy and Jeannie Smith are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Jamie to Sean Darling, son of Chuck and Tami Darling and Sheila and Jeff Strohm. Father Frank Kosem celebrated the wedding of Jamie and Sean at St. Jude Church in Elyria on July 19, 2014. The bridal party consisted of Megan Flanagan, Read More…

Wedding – Begley

Joseph P.  & Christine

On Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, Christine Bracken and Joseph P. Begley exchanged wedding vows in a small, private ceremony at Lakeview Park in Lorain. Reverend Stephen Crandall officiated the nuptials witnessed by family and friends. Christine is the daughter of Carolyn and Marcus Washington of San Diego, California. Joseph is the son of Joseph J. Read More…