July 30, 2015

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Fire guts Pittsfield home’s second floor

PITTSFIELD TWP. — An early morning fire Sunday substantially damaged a home at 16923 Pitts Road but caused no injuries. The fire was called in at 4:23 a.m., and the roof of the two-story, woodframe home was fully engulfed when firefighters arrived about 10 minutes later, according to Wellington Fire Chief Michael Wetherbee. A man Read More…

Boys basketball: Wellington rides big second quarter to win over Brookside, tie for PAC Stars title

WELLINGTON — The Wellington seniors more than satisfied the hometown fans Friday in blasting visiting Brookside 75-52. The easy win guaranteed the Dukes (16-2, 14-1) at least a share of the Patriot Athletic Conference Stars Division championship. A win at second place Keystone on Tuesday would give them the outright title. “We’re not satisfied,” said Read More…

Police log for Feb. 15, 2012

Lorain police Thursday, Feb. 9 9 p.m. — 300 block W. Seventh St., Lisa Flint, 46, 1800 block E. 32nd St., charged with disorderly conduct by intoxication, disorderly conduct persisting and disturbing the peace. Friday, Feb. 10 9:53 a.m. — 1100 block W. Eighth St., man remodeling a house he owns reported a door ajar Read More…

High school wrestling: Keystone’s Spangler brothers become four-time PAC champs

COLUMBIA STATION — It was a memorable Patriot Athletic Conference Tournament for Keystone seniors William and Brian Spangler. The twin brothers became the third and fourth wrestlers to become four-time PAC Tourney champions Saturday at Columbia High School, joining Clearview’s Jon Bill and Wellington’s Justin Bockmore on the all-time list. But the Wildcats, despite leading Read More…

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Boys basketball: Wellington takes over first in PAC Stars

WELLINGTON — Wellington is alone in first place in the Patriot Athletic Conference Stars Division. Seniors Brady Shaw and Jason Perry each scored 19 points Tuesday night, spearheading a 65-52 PAC crossover win over Lutheran West. It wasn’t easy for the Dukes (12-2, 10-1 PAC), but moved them ahead of Keystone atop the Stars as Read More…

Police log for Feb. 1, 2012

Elyria police Sunday, Jan. 29 2:06 p.m. — 500 block Baldwin Ave., a man reported finding three pellet holes in his home’s windows. 2:14 p.m. — 100 block S. Abbe Road, theft of a temporary vehicle tag reported. 4:16 p.m. — 100 block Frank Court, Timothy Clark, 33, same address, charged with domestic violence for Read More…

Officials predict massive bill for gas spill

WELLINGTON — It will likely cost millions of dollars to clean up and repair the ruptured Sunoco Logistics pipeline in Wellington that leaked some 116,700 gallons of gasoline on Jan. 12, according to local and federal officials. “It could definitely run into the millions,” said Don DeBlasio, a spokesman for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Read More…

Boys basketball: Wellington drops Columbia

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WELLINGTON — Columbia couldn’t close the door. Trailing Wellington by three heading into the fourth quarter, the Raiders were outscored 28-11 as the Dukes sealed up an 86-66 victory in a Patriot Athletic Conference crossover game between division contenders. But the back door is what killed Columbia. “We should have had a lead early, but Read More…

Police log for Jan. 25, 2012

Elyria police Sunday, Jan. 22 11:52 a.m. — 600 block S. Logan St., window reported broken at vacant home, nothing taken. 1:35 p.m. — 100 block Longfellow St., theft of a UPS package containing a shower head worth $146.50 reported. 4:50 p.m. — 700 block Purdue Ave., juvenile female, 13, charged with domestic violence for Read More…