March 1, 2015

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Shelter from freezing temperatures available

A temporary homeless shelter is being reopened in the gymnasium at St. Mary Parish, 320 Middle Ave. in Elyria, due to the bitter cold. The shelter opens at 3 p.m. today and closes 9 a.m. Monday, Pete Aldrich, a St. Mary parishioner who will oversee the shelter, said Thursday. Elyria doesn’t have a homeless shelter and Read More…

Overdose Death Prevention: Nasal Narcan Clinic

Project Dawn will host a Narcan Clinic on Thursday, February 26, 2015 from 5:00 to 7:30 p.m. at the Elyria City Health District (202 Chestnut Street, Elyria, Ohio 44035). Nasal Naloxone is available for parents, partners, and all other persons interes… Read More…

National Weather Service says up to a foot of snow could fall by Monday

Snow — it’s coming. Basically, that’s how weather reports and meteorologists have summed up today’s forecast. It’s calling for snow and a lot of it. But before you bemoan yet another winter storm, take a deep breath. We’ve been here before. We have dug out of snow blasts and braved through polar vortexes. We can Read More…

Ralph H. “Sy” Ledyard

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Ralph H. “Sy” Ledyard, 89, of Elyria, passed away Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at Mercy New Life Hospice in Lorain, following a brief illness. He was born July 10, 1925 in Elyria. Sy retired from The Elyria Waterworks, where he worked in the Maintenance Department. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends, country music Read More…

Browns suspend Gordon for season finale at Baltimore

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BALTIMORE — Josh Gordon will end the season as he started it. On suspension. The Browns suspended the troubled receiver Saturday for the finale today against the Ravens after he missed a walkthrough in the morning at team headquarters. He didn’t fly with the team, and his future with the Browns is in doubt. Quarterback Read More…

Three arrested in post-Corn Festival beating

NORTH RIDGEVILLE — Police arrested three men at their Lorain homes on Friday morning on multiple charges stemming from an Aug. 9 robbery and assault of a local teen walking home from the North Ridgeville Corn Festival. The arrests were made without incident about 9 a.m. by police, who were assisted by personnel of the Read More…

Warren Fitzpatrick

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Warren Fitzpatrick, 58, surrounded by his loving family, passed away Saturday, August 30, 2014, after a long illness. Warren was born May 26, 1956. He was a 1975 graduate of Elyria High School, where he was an outstanding athlete of football and track. He played football at both Arizona Junior College and West Virginia University Read More…

Browns trim roster to 53 — Burleson doesn’t make cut

The committee has been chosen. The Browns will use a receiver-by-committee approach following the suspension of All-Pro Josh Gordon for the season, but veteran Nate Burleson won’t be on it. He was cut Saturday as the NFL required teams to get down to the regular-season roster limit of 53. Undrafted and undersized rookie Taylor Gabriel Read More…

AP sources: US surveillance planes fly over Syria

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The U.S. has begun surveillance flights over Syria after President Barack Obama gave the OK, U.S. officials said, a move that could pave the way for airstrikes against Islamic State militant targets there. While the White House says Obama has not approved military action inside Syria, additional intelligence on the militants would likely be Read More…

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