Reward offered for arson info

Reward offered for arson info

A reward of up to $5,000 is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for a Feb. 17 fire that destroyed ...

February 23rd, 2018 |  


Head Start offered at Firelands in 2018-2019

A Head Start preschool program will be offered for the first time this year at Firelands Elementary School.The center will start with one classroom an...

February 23rd, 2018 |  


Steele sends five swimmers to state meet

Steele sends five swimmers to state meet

A cheering throng wished swimmers Nathan Moore, Jake Kiska, Max Mlincek, Sam Parker, and Kevin Heyd good luck Feb. 22 as they departed Amherst Steele ...

February 23rd, 2018 |  



Youth Summit to focus on suicide prevention

When a friend is thinking of harming themselves or ending their life, what can you do?It’s not a question anyone is eager to grapple with. But m...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


Mercy says it will merge with Bon Secour to form health care mega-company

Mercy Health intends to merge with a large Catholic not-for-profit that does business on the East Coast.The Lorain County health care provider, headqu...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


PROJECT OPIOID: Judge calls for treatment, not lock-up

PROJECT OPIOID: Judge calls for treatment, not lock-up

Rather than fill prisons and jails with people who are addicted to drugs, judge John Miraldi has turned the Lorain County Justice Center into a refuge...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


Airgas to open center on Cooper Foster

A vacant building on the Amherst-Lorain border will be transformed into a retail site for gases and welding equipment.Airgas USA plans to move into Lo...

February 21st, 2018 |  


Community Foundation of Lorain County scholarship applications due March 2

More than $800,000 in scholarships are being offered to local residents by the Community Foundation of Lorain County.Scholarships are available for hi...

February 20th, 2018 |  


Weekend barn fire on North Quarry Road has been ruled arson

A pole barn fire has been ruled arson and investigators say there’s evidence someone tried to ignite three other structures early Saturday at a ...

February 19th, 2018 |  


POLICE REPORTS

• Feb. 12 at 7:57 p.m.: Judy Uszak, 54, of Amherst, was charged with operating a vehicle while intoxicated, BAC over .170, weaving, and marked l...

February 19th, 2018 |