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The Business Support Network of First Community Interfaith Institute-Ohio has lofty goals for its organization, but in order to help the area's poor and homeless learn how to own and operate small businesses, it has to raise funds for the program.
State Rep. Dan Ramos, D-Lorain, said he understands that some relatives of homicide victims want to see the killers executed.
When three Lorain police officers responded Oct. 29 to a report of a heroin overdose, they found a 21-year-old woman on the ground in front of her East 29th Street apartment.
Controversies "R" us today. A woman complains that her car was repossessed by mistake; a prosecutor's unpaid taxes are uncovered; now that the Cleveland airport has purchased private lots nearby, the cost of parking is going up; Channel 19 sympathizes with Ray's Sausage, put to great cost for sanitation efforts they didn't need because of the odor ... (more)
The artistic spirit of Lorain County will soon have a home in downtown Elyria, a project that will not only breathe new life into a long-empty storefront, but also will bring a tried-and-true Lorain initiative to the city.
LORAIN - Why spend more to rehabilitate an abandoned home than what it's worth, particularly when it would cost far less to demolish? Members of the City Council's Federal Programs Committee and Mayor Chase Ritenauer pondered that question at Monday's committee meeting.
John "Jack" Evansco, 89, of Lorain, passed away at his residence Friday morning, November 29, 2013.
It's supposed to be a show about bizarre foods and, yes, host Andrew Zimmern eats his share of pig head - cooked, thank goodness -- during his Cleveland food quest that airs at 9 tonight on the Travel Channel.
Elias Acevedo Sr. listens as Judge Joe Russo reads rights all individuals have during arraignments on Oct. 21, 2013.
It's been six months since North Ridgeville drew criticism from around the world when the city's animal control officer shot five feral kittens to death.
LORAIN - A city woman is accused of setting a fire in her unit of a home at 842 W. 17th St. on Friday evening.
For nine years, the people of Greater Cleveland have been hearing about a plan to build a batch of wind turbines in Lake Erie.
Macel A. Barker, 71, of Charles Town, died Friday, Nov. 29, 2013, at Shenandoah Center, Charles Town.
Firefighters are on the scene of a fire at Republic Steel. The fire was reported at 2:20 p.m., and three fire departments were called to the scene, according to a Lorain dispatcher.