July 26, 2014

Elyria
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Motorcycle rider in critical condition at MetroHealth

ELYRIA — A South Amherst man is in critical condition at MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland following an accident overnight, according to Elyria police. Scottie Scott, 53, was riding on Lowell Street when he was hit by a car at the intersection of Penfield Avenue, according to Lt. Chris Constantino. Constantino said Jessica Garcia, 26, Read More…

High school football 2011: Firelands expecting to gain from last season’s pain

HENRIETTA TWP. – There’s a wealth of experience returning to Firelands this season. The coaches didn’t plan to have so much experience returning. It just worked out that way. “Injuries,” said Falcons coach Mike Passarello, who took over the team in Week 3 of last season. “A rash of injuries got a lot of guys Read More…

Weather gives farmers a chance to get back in the fields

Ed Alexander, a family member who works for Howard A. Born Farms, is working to get a field in Henrietta Township ready to plant with soy beans. Alexander said the family farms thousands of acres in the Lorain County area. The barn and silos in the background are not part of their holdings. (CT photo by Chuck Humel.)

HENRIETTA TWP. — After weeks and weeks of rain, the ground was dry enough on Monday to plant soybeans on some of the thousands of acres of land farmed by Howard A. Born and his family. Born’s grandson, Ed Alexander, used a 40-foot planter to make short work of the job in a field off Read More…