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Police log for Oct. 18, 2011

County sheriff Wednesday, Oct. 5 9:50 a.m. — 42400 block North Ridge Road, Elyria, Smiley Auto Sales, breaking and entering and damage to a vehicle reported. 10:39 a.m. — 6100 block Lake Ave., Elyria Township, criminal damaging to a utility trailer reported. 4:34 p.m. — 15000 block Quarry Road, Pittsfield Township, theft reported. 5:32 p.m. Read More…

Photo gallery: Dogs and their owners brave the cold for Bark at Lakeview Park

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Dogs and their owners braved the chilly weather Sunday to support the American Cancer Society in Bark at Lakeview Park in Lorain.

United Auto Workers vote extended through Tuesday

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LORAIN — United Auto Workers negotiators implored members of UAW Local 2000 on Sunday to vote for a proposed four-year contract with Ford Motor Co., saying it was the best deal they could get in bad economic times. Given the flood of union jobs sent over the border and overseas in the last 20 years Read More…

Day of Atonement roundtable focuses on solidarity

LORAIN — Speakers preached community solidarity during roundtable discussions at Sunday’s 16th annual Day of Atonement. Some 200 people attended the event at Greater Victory Christian Ministries at 559 Reid Ave. The event included food, music and prayer. With young black men among the biggest perpetrators and victims of violent crime — 93 percent of Read More…

Man accused of stealing, crashing car

LORAIN — A 24-year-old man was charged with stealing a car then crashing it into an Ohio Edison utility pole at the 1400 block of East 29th Street early Friday morning. Eddie Cruz of Lorain was charged with leaving the scene of an accident, obstructing official business, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of criminal tools, Read More…

Titan-ic upset gets blocked: Lorain falls a point short of top-ranked Maple Heights

LORAIN — What’s a coach to say after his team, for the second time in six weeks, pushes a top-ranked team to the brink before falling short? “It’s hard,” Lorain coach Mark Solis said Friday night after the Titans lost 28-27 when Maple Heights blocked an extra point with 28 seconds left. “But you can’t Read More…

Volleyball: Lorain avenges loss to Euclid, wraps up a share of LEL title

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LORAIN — There’s nothing sweeter than gaining revenge and a championship all in one swoop — or better yet — all in one sweep. That’s exactly what Lorain accomplished Thursday on Senior Night in knocking off Euclid to sew up a share of the Lake Erie League title with Maple Heights. The Titans, who had Read More…

Elyria-Lorain Broadcasting Co. sells WNWV

ELYRIA – The Elyria-Lorain Broadcasting Co. has reached a deal to sell one of its radio stations, WNWV-107.3 FM, to Akron-based Rubber City Radio Group. The agreement still needs to receive approval from the Federal Communications Commission before the sale can formally take place, said Paul Martin, president and CEO of Lorain County Printing and Read More…

Lorain man shot in ankle overnight

LORAIN — A Lorain man was shot and two vehicles believed to be tied to the shooting may have been involved in a traffic accident overnight, according to a police report. Bryan Atkinson, 21, arrived at the Mercy hospital emergency room with a gunshot wound to his ankle as police were sorting out the details Read More…

Police log for Oct. 12, 2011

Elyria police Monday, Oct. 10 9:32 a.m. — 100 block Middle Ave., a woman reported receiving a strange message from an unknown man saying he would kill a girl. 9:38 a.m. — 500 block Broad St., broken window reported. 10:17 a.m. — 9300 block West Ridge Road, Water Works car wash, Nicholas Wittcop, 29, 200 Read More…