December 19, 2014

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15 Minutes: Meet AIDS awareness advocate Eva Judy Lozano

Eva Judy Lozano.

Eva Judy Lozano Age: 62 Lives: Lorain What do you do? I manage a program that is funded through the substance abuse/mental health administration and that is through the Lorain UMADAOP, the Lorain Urban Minority Alcoholism Drug Abuse Outreach Program, The program itself consists of AIDS and STD education and we also do testing for Read More…

Lorain honors hometown hero: Park, school dedicated to Admiral King

Members of Ernest King’s family, veterans and other dignitaries honored Adm. King on Sunday in a park across from his 113 Hamilton Ave. boyhood home. (CT photo by Chuck Humel.)

Lorain’s favorite son could be abrasive, but the family of Adm. Ernest King said he had a gentle side. “He was wonderful with his children and grandchildren. He could be very jovial, very outgoing,” said Ellie Savage, King’s granddaughter, during Sunday ceremonies saluting the upcoming 70th anniversary of King being named commander in chief of Read More…

Boys soccer: Second-half surge propels Elyria past Lorain

LORAIN – The Elyria boys captured and occupied midfield after the break Saturday morning and turned a halftime tie into a 5-3 non-conference victory over Lorain. The Pioneers got two goals each from sophomore Grant Spieth and senior Bubby Santo Domingo and another by Bryce Ziegman. Ziegman and Santo Domingo put up two assists apiece Read More…

5-K run tomorrow to benefit Noemi Pagan scholarship

LORAIN — About 125 runners are expected to take part in a 5-K walk-run Saturday to benefit a scholarship fund established in memory of Lorain teacher Noemi Pagan. The run will begin at 9 a.m. from the Black River Landing in downtown Lorain. Registration begins at 7 a.m. The event is designed to raise money Read More…

Police log for Sept. 16, 2011

Lorain police Monday, Sept. 12 8:36 p.m. — 1300 block W. 14th St., Marqua D. King, 27, 300 block E. 22nd St., Lorain, charged with assault and aggravated menacing, but not arrested, for allegedly slapping a woman and threatening to shoot her and her family. The family suspected King had broken into their home and Read More…

2 men indicted in shooting death outside South Lorain bar

ELYRIA — Two Lorain men have been indicted in connection with the July 21 shooting death of Moises Velez outside Southerners Place in Lorain. Angel Guerra and Richard Alvarado, both 22, are charged with aggravated murder, murder, felonious assault and having weapons under disability. Guerra told police that Alvarado fired the shot that killed Velez, Read More…

Police log for Sept. 15, 2011

Elyria police Saturday, Sept. 10 10:30 a.m. — 400 block Cleveland St., $290 video game stolen with entry through front window of home. 3:45 p.m. — Foxhill Lane and North West River Road, Jennifer Pandy, 36, 100 block Hancock Lane, arrested and charged with endangering children for allegedly allowing her 4-year-old son ride his tricycle Read More…

Portion of interstate dedicated in Lorain Marine’s honor

From left, Lance Cpl. David Hall’s parents, Lulu and Delmar Hall, at the podium, sisters Wendy Dull, Tracey “Terasa” Holmes and Lora Hall attend a ceremony that revealed a sign in his honor. (CT photo by Chuck Humel.)

LORAIN — His legs cramping in the scorching Afghanistan heat, U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. David Hall volunteered to sweep for bombs around an abandoned compound in Helmand Province on Aug. 31, 2009. Hall knew the area around the compound might be booby trapped, but if the Marines couldn’t find a water pump in the compound, Read More…

Public hearing planned on Pali’s Nite Club

LORAIN — The liquor license for Pali’s Nite Club, which the city is seeking to close, will be the subject of a public hearing on Oct. 5. Police were called to the bar at 1407 Colorado Ave., 76 times between June 22, 2010, and June 22, 2011, for incidents that included assaults, gang activity and Read More…

Road to be named for Marine who died in war

LORAIN — A Lorain man who died from a roadside bomb while serving in the Marine Corps in Afghanistan in 2009 will be honored by having the portion of state Route 2 running through Lorain County named in his honor. A ceremony unveiling the new “U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. David R. Hall Highway” state highway Read More…