July 5, 2015

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North Ridgeville authorizes deer hunting

NORTH RIDGEVILLE — Residents will now be able to legally hunt the city’s burgeoning deer population with longbows or crossbows. City Council approved a bow hunting ordinance Monday night by a 6-1 vote. Nancy Buescher, R-1st Ward, cast the lone “no” vote, citing her concerns over the potential for accidents involving hunters or unintended injuries Read More…

Girls soccer: North Ridgeville senior scores hat trick in win over Elyria

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ELYRIA — North Ridgeville’s Morgan Wade scored another hat trick Monday afternoon in the Rangers’ 5-3 non-conference victory over Elyria. It wasn’t her first of the season, but she can’t remember how many she’s had. She does know that her third goal of the day, in the 71st minute, was her 21st of the season. Read More…

North Ridgeville residents frustrated over train noise

NORTH RIDGEVILLE — Residents of Sugar Ridge Road have been wondering just when they will finally hear the last of train whistles from the dozens of trains that rumble through town at one of four crossings being converted to “quiet zones.” “They spent quite a big sum of money and promised that these quiet zones Read More…

High school cross country: Clearview’s Mike Hollingsworth repeats as Wilhelm Classic champ

ELYRIA — Mike Hollingsworth wasted no time in showing he was more than up to the task of defending his title at Saturday’s 44th Jack Wilhelm Cross Country Classic. Hollingsworth, a Clearview senior, clocked 18 minutes, 13.88 seconds, nearly duplicating the winning time of 18:12.40 he posted a year ago. “I knew that I had Read More…

Police log for Oct. 4, 2012

Elyria police Tuesday, Oct. 2 12:05 p.m. — 1000 block Barbara St., burglary of a home. 3:01 p.m. — 100 block West Ave., burglary of a home. A woman who lived in the house said she was moving and only had a few items in the home, so she didn’t think to lock the door. Read More…

Girls golf: North Ridgeville freshman snags district spot

AVON LAKE — The only real drama in Tuesday’s Division I girls sectional golf tournament at the Legacy Course at Sweetbriar Golf Club was in the wait for the finish. North Ridgeville freshman Nicole Gerome’s 91 appeared to be good enough to advance to districts as one of the four individuals not on a qualifying Read More…

North Ridgeville police hoping for let-up in burglaries

NORTH RIDGEVILLE — A burglary Monday marked the city’s 75th break-in this year — the most recorded since 2009, when the city saw 75 for the entire year. “We’ve had a couple of attempted break-ins but 75 actual burglaries,” North Ridgeville police Capt. Marti Garrow said. “We’ve still got three months to go, and we’re Read More…

North Ridgeville police hunt down burglary suspects

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NORTH RIDGEVILLE — A quick-thinking resident helped police capture a teen suspected of a house break-in Monday that saw a local school locked down for about an hour as police hunted for other suspects who took off in a car. Liberty Elementary School was placed on lockdown about 11 a.m. Monday after police contacted school Read More…

High school volleyball: Experienced Firelands holds off young North Ridgeville

NORTH RIDGEVILLE — A young team trying to establish itself hosted an experienced one trying to polish itself for a run at a conference title. Both teams were satisfied, with reservations. Firelands was pleased that it won Saturday, but had hoped its season-long curse — unforced errors — wouldn’t have made the Falcons struggle in Read More…

Airport security head pleads not guilty to indecency and harassment charges

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ELYRIA — The manager of airport security at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport has pleaded not guilty to telephone harassment and public indecency charges, according to Elyria Municipal Court records. John Dialinos, 45, is accused of making obscene phone calls to North Ridgeville tanning salons last month and masturbating outside one of the stores in December. Read More…