• Five indicted for knife attack in Ashtabula

    Sep 17, 14 • Featured, Hot NewsNo Comments
    Five indicted for knife attack in Ashtabula

    AshtabulaCurrent William A. West ASHTABULA_The Ashtabula County Grand Jury returned indictments against five people allegedly involved with the brutal beating and stabbing attack on Robert “Robbie” Loveland, 32, of Ashtabula. The attacked occurred about 1:30 a.m. Saturday, July 26 at 2919 Larson Lane in Bonniewood Apartments. Loveland was life flighted to the Cleveland MetroHealth Center [&hellip...

  • Law enforcement sweep nets suspects, money, guns, drugs

    Law enforcement sweep nets suspects, money, guns, drugs

    AshtabulaCurrent William A. West Ashtabula_The Ashtabula Police, Ashtabula County Sheriff’s Department, FBI and the United States Marshal’s Fugitive Task Force used a coordinated sweep in Ashtabula and Painesville to take six people into custody Tuesday morning. The six will be arraigned Thursday morning in Common Pleas Judge Ronald Vettel’s courtroom on felony counts of tampering [&hellip...

  • Dog Warden finds her job to be perfect fit

    Dog Warden finds her job to be perfect fit

    AshtabulaCurrent William A. West JEFFERSON_The day starts about 8 a.m. for Ashtabula County Dog Warden Donna Yan in her small office. She checks her voice mail, email, and looks over the day’s projected schedule. After close to an half hour of sorting out the probable agenda the intrepid warden walks to her biggest working tool, [&hellip...

  • Star Beacon Editor fired

    Star Beacon Editor fired

    AshtabulaCurrent ASHTABULA_The owners of the Star Beacon newspaper, Community Newspapers Holdings Inc., CNHI, of nearby Montgomery, Ala., paid a visit to the Star Beacon Monday and fired long-time Editor Neil Frieder. This comes on the heels of former publisher Jame Frustere’s sudden departure from the newspaper last week...

  • Patriot Day Concert honors 9-11 heroes

    Sep 12, 14 • Featured, UncategorizedNo Comments
    Patriot Day Concert honors 9-11 heroes

    AshtabulaCurrent William A. West ASHTABULA TOWNSHIP_Cold weather accompanied with a steady breeze failed to dampen the enthusiasm of the hardy souls attending the Patriot Day Tribute Concert put together by the Ashtabula Township Park Commission in cooperation with Ashtabula resident and musician, Timothy Kalil, Thursday, Sep. 11 at Lakeshore Park. The free event started at [&hellip...

  • Chardon High School shooter captured!

    Sep 11, 14 • Hot News, UncategorizedNo Comments
    Chardon High School shooter captured!

    AshtabulaCurrent UPDATE! LIMA_Lima police say T.J. Lane is one of two men who escaped from the Allen Oakwood Correctional Institution at 7:45 Thursday night.The two prisoners are Thomas Michael Lane III and Clifford E Opperud. Please share these photos with all your friends. Do not open your doors for strangers. Do not pick up hitch [&hellip...