Getting kids to pack their own school lunches may be easier if they’re having fun with the preparations. That’s the idea behind “My Lunch Box: 50 Recipes for Kids to Take to School,” written by Hilary Shevlin Karmilowicz and illustrated by Rebecca Bradley (Chronicle, $16.95). Inside the colorful recipe box are kid-friendly recipe cards […]
MINNEAPOLIS — LeBron James scored 24 points to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers to their first victory of the season, 104-87 over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night.
James took most of the fourth quarter off, finishing with nine rebounds and six assists in 34 minutes and avoiding his first 0-3 start in five years. He shot […]
BEREA – The Browns secondary is in a state of emergency.
Green Bay’s Aaron Rodgers threw for three touchdowns, 246 yards and a near-perfect 155.4 rating Sunday. Pittsburgh’s Ben Roethlisberger put up 417 yards and two touchdowns the week before.
The Browns (1-6) rank 24th in the NFL against the pass, allowing 244.3 yards a game. They’ve […]
Week 10 scores
Twinsburg 35, Elyria 7
Hudson 45, Lakewood 10
Stow 17, Cuyahoga Falls 7
Lake Catholic 41, Chanel 6
Buckeye 57, Keystone 13
Wellington 46, Brookside 14
Brooklyn 36, Black River 22
Clearview 35, Oberlin 0
Columbia 35, Lutheran West 6
Avon Lake 34, Amherst 6
N. Olmsted 14, Olmsted Falls 6
Brecksville 26, Westlake 19
Midpark 47, Berea 7
North Ridgeville 18, Midview 14
Avon 14, Bay […]
AVON — It may only be a renewal, but Avon officials aren’t taking anything for granted.
Kent Zeman, treasurer for the Avon School District, said he has spoken at PTA and booster club events in the district to drum up support for Issue 25, which is a renewal of an operating levy that in combination have […]
A 29-year-old Cleveland man took a plea deal Friday that will send him to prison for the rest of his life for gunning down a Cleveland Heights police officer and an Avon native two years ago.
Assistant Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Rick Bombik said his office had wanted to pursue the death penalty in trial against […]
ELYRIA — A federal grant Elyria firefighters hope will bring back the 17 firefighters who were laid off this year will be available next month.
The department has been waiting for the last six months for Congress to iron out the details on the federal SAFER (Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response) grant, which was […]
LORAIN — A 20-year-old Lorain man who was hit by a car after getting off a bus Thursday afternoon was released from a Cleveland hospital Friday.
Solomon Paris was taken to Community Regional Medical Center in Lorain and then by helicopter to MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland after being struck about 4 p.m. on Cooper Foster […]
SHEFFIELD TWP. — Poverty has become a fact of life for a majority of students at Clearview High School.
Nearly 86 percent of students there are considered economically disadvantaged by the Ohio Department of Education — one of the highest percentages in the state.
That many impoverished students typically means failing grades, low test scores and […]
Charity poker meeting
There will be a meeting at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Kennedy’s
Billiards, Broadway and Fourth
Street in Lorain,
to explain to local charities how proposed charity poker festivals would work.
Also on the agenda is the application process, fees and
expenses, and marketing.
There will be an ethnic food bazaar with crafts 9 a.m. to 4