June 26, 2016

Elyria
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Police looking into break-ins in LaGrange

LAGRANGE — There were three break-ins reported overnight and one attempted break-in of businesses after complaints Wednesday from LaGrange Mayor Kim Strauss that Lorain County Sheriff’s deputies were doing traffic checks in the village, which has its own police department. About $100 was taken from Enchanted Florist, while nothing was reported missing from Two Chicks Read More…

LaGrange mayor questions sheriff deputies’ traffic stops in village

LAGRANGE — Mayor Kim Strauss said he is angry that Lorain County sheriff’s deputies have been doing traffic stops in his village, which has its own police department, after he made overtures to LaGrange Township to contract with the village instead of joining a countywide police district to support extra sheriff’s patrols. Strauss said the Read More…

Keystone softball ready to flex new muscle in quest for state championship

The Keystone Wildcats have spent the last 10 months traveling the country, hitting the weight room and refining their skills all in search of one more win. Keystone, which is ranked 20th in the nation in the MaxPreps Xcellent 25 National Softball Rankings, has eight starters returning from last year’s team that lost to Poland Read More…

Keystone pitchers sing in choir, zing it on the mound

Caleb Schillace and Brandyn Sittinger have been making beautiful music together. The two Keystone High School seniors spent a day and two nights in New York City last week with the school choir, uniting their voices at the legendary St. Patrick’s Cathedral. “I can’t wait,” Schillace said in a telephone call from the bus transporting Read More…

Police log for March 23, 2012

Lorain police Sunday, March 18 11:54 p.m. — Dairy Mart, 2802 Broadway, customer said his bicycle was stolen and he chased the man who rode it away before losing sight of him on West 29th Street. Monday, March 19 6:59 p.m. — 4700 block Chelsea Ave., resident reported that his basement window was broken into. Read More…

Steel loads being delivered to Keystone Middle School

LAGRANGE — The roads will be full of heavy metal as tons of steel are delivered to the new Keystone Middle School under construction north of the high school on Opportunity Way. “We’re looking to get all the steel delivered this week for the school gym,” Superintendent Jay Arbaugh said. The trucks will enter a Read More…

Police log for March 16, 2012

Elyria police Tuesday, March 13 10:35 a.m. — 200 block Louisiana Ave., a woman reported the theft of two packages of medication that had been left by FedEx on her porch. 11:29 a.m. — Lake Avenue and Rush Street, John Sansom II, 29, Wellington, charged with possession of a Schedule II controlled substance. 12:23 p.m. Read More…

Keystone middle school students to travel to Europe for soccer

LAGRANGE — Keystone Middle School students Lauren LaPointe and Koral Kasnyik will travel to Europe on March 23 to play soccer with the U.S. Youth Soccer Olympic Development Program. The two-week trip should be awesome, according to Koral, 13, who traveled with the group last year to play soccer in Germany and the Czech Republic. Read More…

Bus driver, aide charged after child is left on bus

LAGRANGE — A Keystone Schools bus driver and an aide face child endangering charges after a 3-year-old boy was left strapped into his seat on a school bus for two hours Friday after other children were dropped off at preschool. The incident was upsetting, but Craig Stroud seems to be all right, according to his Read More…

A year of trials: Parents of twins fighting for their lives

Brian and Casey Hurst, along with their four sons, are settling into a routine after moving hundreds of miles of away from their home in LaGrange. The parents of identical twins Bryce and Baen Hurst made the decision in November to seek medical treatment for the twins after they were diagnosed with Hurler syndrome in Read More…