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Grafton business owners report road project woes
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:38:22 -0700

The Main Street, Route 57, road expansion project in Grafton is now causing businesses to close or layoff employees.

For youths lost in life, gangs become family
Sun, 21 Sep 2014 21:14:58 -0700

Second of two parts

Friday Night Lights
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 17:31:01 -0700

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Phillip T. Stoker
Fri, 05 Sep 2014 02:49:20 -0700

Phillip T. Stoker, 40, of Grafton passed away Monday, September 1, 2014, at St. John Medical Center in Westlake after suffering a apparent heart attack. He was born July 23, 1974 in Berea and was a Grafton resident for most of his life. Phil served as a police officer for the Village of Grafton for Read More... The post Phillip T. Stoker appeared first on Chronicle-Telegram . Click here to read ...

Bonnie Fulton
Thu, 11 Sep 2014 02:17:11 -0700

Bonnie Jean Kannapel Fulton, 89, of Jeffersonville, Indiana, formerly of Greene County, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, September 9, 2014, at Riverview Village Nursing Home. She was born on July 28, 1925, in Harrison County, Indiana, the daughter of Grafton and Mary Liebert Kannapel. She was a member of St. Augustine Church in Jeffersonville, Indiana, and […]

Northeast Ohio residents turn eyes to NEXUS pipeline proposal
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 03:19:26 -0700

GRAFTON TWP. — Residents in Medina County are outspoken in their resistance to the proposed NEXUS gas transmission pipeline cutting across their properties. The project’s lead developers, Detroit-based DTE Energy Co. and Houston-based Spectra Energy Corp., sent homeowners letters in late August seeking permission to survey for rights-of-way, but people have started questioning the project. Read ...

Mildred “Mickie” Chavez
Sun, 07 Sep 2014 02:49:36 -0700

Mildred “Mickie” Chavez (nee Stacks), 76, of Grafton, passed away Monday, September 1, 2014 following a long illness. She was born in Elyria on October 31, 1937. She graduated from Elyria Catholic High School and received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from St. John College in Cleveland. Her nursing career began in pediatrics at Read More... The post Mildred “Mickie” Chavez appeared first on ...

Elyria police investigate fatal shooting
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:59:28 -0700

ELYRIA, Ohio — Police are investigating a fatal shooting in Elyria. The shooting occurred late Wednesday night on the 400 block of Wesley Avenue. Investigators have yet to release other injury or suspect information. Stay with FOX 8 as more details develop.

Weekend Wrap: Fitzgerald shines for Chargers
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 07:22:46 -0700

Find out how Class of 2015 Illinois commits, like Centennial quarterback Jimmy Fitzgerald, and other recruiting targets fared this past weekend.  Each Monday during the football season season, Illinois football beat writer Matt Daniels will recap how commits and targets for Tim Beckman's program fared during the previous weekend's worth of games. The commits read more

Government officials disagree with the insurance company's findings
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:05:55 -0700

Fall is mating season for deer, and prime time for car-deer collisions. State Farm Insurance forecasts Ohio motorists are 6 percent more likely to hit a deer this year than last. For Ohio Public Radio, WCPN’s Joanna Richards reports.