$ 500 REWARD - Missing Person Kathleena "Kat" Burke

 The Lorain Police Department is offering a $500 reward for information as to the whereabouts of Kathleena “Kat” Burke, who has been missing for over a month.  Ms. Burke was last seen on or about June 1st, 2014 in the area of W. 25th St. and Broadway Ave.  Ms. Burke is known to frequent the Reid Avenue area.  Anyone having information concerning Kathleena Burke, please contact the Lorain Police Detective Bureau at 204-2105.

City of Lorain Annual Action Plan (DRAFT)


Eric Bonzar/ Lt. Edward Super, left, and Sgt. Buddy Sivert presented Chris Rodriguez, 14, of Lorain, with a new Mongoose bicycle June 9. In March, Rodriguez was robbed of a brand new mountain bike mere moments after winning it in a school raffle. Rodriguez was heading home on the Henderson Bridge with his new bike when he was approached by a black male who threatened to beat him up if he didn't hand over his new wheels.

Boy Receives New Bike From Lorain Police

 LORAIN — Three months after his brand new bike was stolen by a trio of thieves, Chris Rodriguez received a replacement ride from the Lorain Police Department. full story

Lorain's Historic Lighthouse

Lorain Lighthouse Tours

The Lorain Lighthouse Foundation is sponsoring tours of the Historic Lorain Lighthouse. Tickets are $20 each, tickets can be purchased by calling the Lorain Port Authority at 440-204-2269, the Port Authority website:  or the day of the tours at Black River Landing.  The tour boat departs Black River Landing every 30 minutes.  No children under 12.  full story

Lorain's High Grass Abatement Efforts

To all property owners in the City of Lorain, Chapter 557 of the Codified Ordinances requires property owners to maintain their property free of noxious weeds and high grass. full story

Also Inside

Lorain Police 2013 Annual Report
CRA Tax Exemption Program Application Processing Change
Charleston Village guided tours are now available
City of Lorain Sanitary Overflow List
Four New Police Officers Sworn In