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Police log for April 17, 2012

Elyria police Saturday, April 14 12:11 p.m. — 600 block East Ave., Matthew Slater, 37, same address, charged with two counts of aggravated menacing. 12:51 p.m. — 700 block Sugar Lane, a man reported that someone had gained entry into a fenced property secured with a bungee cord and stole aluminum panels and fillers. 4:05 Read More…

President Obama returning to Elyria this week

ELYRIA — President Barack Obama will visit Lorain County Community College on Wednesday for a speech on the economy. The White House announced the visit today. The event will not be open to the public, according to a news release. Obama last visited Lorain County on Jan. 22, 2010, and that trip included tours of Read More…

Police log for April 16, 2012

Elyria police Friday, April 13 9 a.m. — 100 block Longford Ave., Joseph A. McGuire, 33, 300 block Massachusetts Ave., charged with assaulting a police officer and resisting arrest. Police reported to the scene of a woman sleeping in a vehicle and found McGuire in the vehicle as well. McGuire allegedly attempted to exit the Read More…

High school softball notes: 13th Elyria Classic set for today

Elyria is hoping 13 will be a lucky number today when it hosts the 13th annual Elyria Softball Classic at the Elyria West softball complex. The Pioneers will take the field at 10 a.m. against Fairview. Columbia will play Vanlue at the same time, while at 11:30 Midview will open against North Olmsted and Bay Read More…

Pitcher a real catch: Elyria’s Alyssa Barker signs to play softball at Division I Coppin State

ELYRIA — Alyssa Barker has been all smiles since becoming the third member of this year’s Elyria softball team to sign a Division I national letter of intent earlier this week. Barker signed Wednesday with Coppin State University, which is located in Baltimore, Md., and competes in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference. Elyria seniors Alanna Williams Read More…

Track and field: Shoremen win third straight Midview-Lorain County Invitational; Amherst grabs girls title

EATON TWP. — Last year’s 22 meet records proved a tough act to follow, but Friday night’s performance at the Midview-Lorain County Track and Field Invitational had plenty going for it. Try nine outright records and one tied. The Avon Lake boys won their third straight title, topping Avon 126-119½ at Ed Adelsberg Stadium. Led Read More…

EC alternative spring break: Students enjoying getting to know those they are helping

This morning we returned to the second work site to cover the other properties that were on the same street. We spent a lot of time spreading out into small group working on cleaning up and leveling the foundations of homes that had been damaged by the storm. For a good part of the morning Read More…

Car stolen from Chronicle carrier found behind Elyria home

ELYRIA — A car stolen from a Chronicle-Telegram carrier during a mugging Thursday morning was recovered today. The red 2011 Chrysler PT Cruiser was found behind a home in the 400 block of West Avenue. The vehicle was discovered by a building contractor who was renovating a home next door. “I happened to read in Read More…

Elyria police investigating muggings on Fourth Street

ELYRIA — A 73-year-old Chronicle-Telegram carrier, a teenage girl and a man walking out of a convenience store were mugged Thursday morning in incidents that police suspect are connected. The three muggings all occurred on Fouth and East River streets between 5 and 7:30 a.m. Elyria police Lt. Andy Eichenlaub said the incidents are likely Read More…

Police log for April 13, 2012

Elyria police Tuesday, April 10 10:29 a.m. — 100 Driftwood Court, a man reported that his landlord was doing repairs on his home and had left the garage door open. When he returned home, he said approximately $130 and several Cleveland Cavaliers tickets were missing. 5:05 p.m. — 100 block Morgan Ave., a man reported Read More…