September 23, 2014


Photos: Hundreds participate in ‘Color for Kyle’ run

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More than 400 people participated in “Color for Kyle,” which began and ended at LaGrange Community Park, according to event coordinator Ashley Hartman. The event helped raise money for Kyle Delligatti, who was injured in a Feb. 5 automobile crash. Runners and walkers were doused with colorful spray powder at several color stations as they made their way Read More…

Photos: North Ridgeville Skunk Festival 2014

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The annual North Ridgeville Skunk Festival was held on Saturday afternoon. The popular event draws skunks and their owners from all over, and features races and a costume contest.

Photos: Lorain church’s block party held as planned

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First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Lorain held its neighborhood block party Sunday afternoon on the front lawn of Admiral King Elementary School, across the street from the church. The church’s sanctuary was destroyed in a fire on Aug. 28, and investigators have ruled the cause of fire was arson.

September 2014 Photo Gallery

Dayton Keiffer, 2, of New London, sits at a miniature tea table

View and buy photos shot by Chronicle-Telegram photographers during the month of September. Keep checking back, as the gallery will be updated throughout the month. Newest photos will be at the bottom.

Photos: St. Jude Parish annual festival

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St. Jude Parish continued a three-decade tradition on Sunday with its annual festival. The Rev. Frank Kosem, who came to the church in June 1985, came up with the idea of holding a parish festival. It kicked off Labor Day Sunday that year and since has drawn thousands of people. Common bonds are great food, games Read More…

Photos: Lorain County Fair 2014

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Now that the Lorain County Fair has come to a close, look back at photos from the week. Do you have photos to share? Post them to our Facebook wall or email them to, and we’ll add them to the reader gallery below. Review our live social media coverage from the fair, and be sure Read More…

Photos: Lorain County students head back to school

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Summer is drawing to a close as children around Lorain County head back to school, and we’ve asked parents to share their “First Day of School” photos. Submit your photos by posting them to our Facebook wall, tweeting them at us or emailing them to We’ll include them in the gallery below.

Photos: 40th annual North Ridgeville Corn Festival

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The 40th annual Corn Festival was held all weekend at South Central Park in North Ridgeville.

Photos: Model mania takes to the skies

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The Lorain County Radio Control Club held its annual Model Mania on Sunday afternoon in Elyria.

Photos: Elyria Township Community Day

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The fourth annual Elyria Township Community Day took place Saturday with games, vendors and  fun for children of all ages. Representatives from community groups, local businesses and the Elyria Township Fire Department flocked to the Elyria Schools Administration Building, 42101 Griswold Road, for an afternoon of fun.