February 10, 2016


Classmates pay tribute at North Ridgeville commencement

From left, Julie Slatcoff, Brittany Holbert, Mitchell Fretch and Brianna McElhaney wait for the start of North Ridgeville commencement Tuesday at Lorain County Community College. STEVE MANHEIM/CHRONICLE

ELYRIA — Co-valedictorian Kristina Rose Steidl summed it up when she said tragedy led to a special bond among the North Ridgeville High School class of 2015. “We wept and mourned when a tragedy occurred two weeks into our freshman year that united us in a way most classes are not,” Steidl said during her Read More…

Proceeds at Ridgeville eatery benefit memorial fund

NORTH RIDGEVILLE — The outpouring of support for the family of Alex Sismour, a local teen who died of injuries sustained in a Sept. 10 accident, continues thanks to the efforts of classmates and a local restaurant. Anyone who presents a special flier between 11 a.m. and 10 p.m. Wednesday at the Fiesta Jalapenos  restaurant Read More…