November 28, 2015


Critter Chronicles: Delilah


Delilah was adopted from our rescue in 2010 when she was roughly 2-3 years old. She is a female Jack true to the breed. She is a runner if given the opportunity so a fenced-in yard is best and she can’t be in a home with a cat. She loves kids and all people, loves Read More…

Donald A. Smith


Donald A. Smith, 91, passed away Saturday, October 31, 2015 at his residence after a brief illness. Son of the late Chester and Josephine (nee Falkowski) Smith. Donald was born February 26, 1924 in Lorain, where he spent most of his life before moving to Avon in 2013. As a youth he attended Nativity BVM Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Mercer


Poor Mercer was recently adopted and returned because of the health of his owner. He was a great dog while in the home and did nothing wrong to prompt his return. Mercer had manners in the home and is house trained. He’s great with kids but is hearing impaired so it’s best if kids were Read More…

Avon pool nearly ready for public


The final touches are being placed on the Avon Municipal Aquatic Facility. More specifically, it has water in it. Crews from the Mansfield-based Astro Pool Co., which constructed the pool, began filling the 550,000-gallon, eight-lane competitive pool and separate 170,000-gallon recreational pool and children’s splash pad Monday. It will take an estimated three quarters of Read More…

Flores’ attorney to get access to board of election records as part of lawsuit

ELYRIA — The Lorain County Board of Elections will open up its records to the attorney representing Lorain City Councilman Dennis Flores in his effort to overturn the results of the May Democratic primary that saw him lose his Council seat by a single vote. Assistant County Prosecutor Gerald Innes had raised concerns that some Read More…

Cole Bros Circus


Enter to win one of 4 family four-packs of General Admission tickets to the Cole Bros. Circus July 3-5, 2015 at the Midway Mall. Deadline to enter is Sunday, June 28, 2015 at 11:59PM.  Winners will be chosen at random and notified by daytime phone number provided. Winners must pick prize up at the Chronicle Read More…

The Morning Hit–6/17/15

Welcome back to The Morning Hit, where we bring you the best of the web so you have something to read while you get your oil changed. I always feel like the oil change guy is judging me. Like he thinks less of me because I don’t know how to change the oil myself. He Read More…

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The Morning Hit–5/15/15

"Steady, are ya ready?"

Welcome back to The Morning Hit, where we tell you enough about what’s going on so you can shoot the breeze while you’re waiting for your coffee. My friend Kevin and I get coffee every morning and the line was out the door. How about being ready to pay for all your stuff at the Read More…