October 20, 2014


Former Amherst coach Richard Cooley leaves a remarkable legacy

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Dick Cooley not only put the city of Amherst, but all of Lorain County, on the map for track and cross country. Cooley was highly successful, winning meets and producing champions in nearly 30 years as a coach. It wasn’t all about wins and losses for Cooley, who retired from coaching in 1981. His impact Read More…

Vote for your favorite panoramic photo


Our photographers shot these panorama shots of iconic scenes in Lorain County. Now, we need your help. Vote for your favorite photo in the poll under the photos. To keep it fair, we won’t tell you who took which photo until voting ends at noon on Wednesday. Click on each individual photo to see a Read More…

Hungarian choir groups bring tour to Lorain

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LORAIN — Before the Lajos Vass Hungarian Teachers’ Choir from Slovakia and the Csallo Folk Ensemble wrap up their first American tour, the musicians will make a stop in Lorain. The choir, founded in 1964, actively tours in Hungary, Slovakia and other parts of Europe, performing classical Hungarian music, as well as international and American Read More…

Girls golf: Avon Lake’s Niki Schroeder wins state title

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COLUMBUS — Niki Schroeder put herself in a great position following Friday’s 74 at the Division I state girls golf championships at Ohio State’s Gray Course. Despite cold and wet conditions Saturday, Schroeder went out and performed even better. The Avon Lake senior, who will golf for The Ohio State University next year, shot a Read More…

Lorain County 2014 trick-or-treat times


The Lorain County Community Alliance has set the Lorain County trick-or-treat time as 6-7:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 30. The alliance picked Thursday to avoid safety conflicts with many local high school football games on Friday night. According to AAA, Halloween is the deadliest night of the year for pedestrians. “Add to that the increase in outside Read More…

October 2014 Photo Gallery

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