October 1, 2014

Medina
Mostly cloudy
68°F

Tragedy hits home for Lorain County Sheriff’s Office member

Volunteers placed a memorial posterboard for Tommy Tomasheski III while collecting donations for the family Wednesday at Walmart in Elyria. (CHRONICLE PHOTO BY STEVE MANHEIM)

ELYRIA — Tom Tomasheski responded to hundreds of accidents during his nearly 30-year career as a member of the Lorain County Sheriff’s Office. He said he knows how devastating they could be — how families were torn apart when a crash took a loved one. But he said the intensity of that pain never hit Read More…

Obama visits NE Ohio

ELYRIA — President Barack Obama swept into Lorain County on Friday and delivered a fiery speech promising to continue his fight to reform health care and to keep working to deliver jobs to help restore the area’s devastated economy. Fresh off the bruising defeat Tuesday in which Republican Scott Brown defeated Democrat Martha Coakley to Read More…