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Bruce Van Dyke and Craig Adams get your day going with live local news, weather with Jon Loufman,  sports, traffic, prizes and quirky stories from around the globe. Interviews are podcast below.

 

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Tuesday, 5/11/2016 “Spotlight on Wellington”

  • Wellington Mayor Hans Schneider told us about the great things going on in his city.
  • Wellington Chief of Police Tim Barfield told us about the Lorain County Police Memorial, and how his department and a Columbus waitress made national news.
  • We took a look at Wellington’s past with town historian the Tim Simonson 
  • Gil Cole of American Legion Post 8 talked about the upcoming Memorial Day Parade in the city and gave us a brief history of his post.
  • Find out about the big events going on in Wellingotn with Main Street Wellington’s Jenny Arntz
  • Linden’s Porpane’s Frank Edwards let us in on the great promotions and deals going on this summer

Monday, 5/9/2016

Chad Grude of Employment Express Professionals offered up tips for things you will want to avoid when going to a job interview.

The Indians won 5-of-6 games during their home stand over the weekend. Hear how the Tribe turned the corner and test your Indians knowledge with VP of Communications Bob DiBiasio.

Thursday, 5/5/2016

May is the month to celebrate mothers, and this month the Lorain County General Health District has put together the seven ways local mothers can save time, have self time, and discover peace of mind. This morning Director of Community Health Cindy Modie gave us the run down on the topic.

Dr. Andrea Singer, Clinical Director with the National Osteoporosis Foundation, spoke with Bruce and Craig about the importance of bone density scans and combating this silent disease.

On Wednesday Ceder Points new roller coaster ValRaven was opened to the media for a first look and ride. Our own Bruce Vandyke made the trip to Sandusky and spoke with those responsible for the new thrill ride.

Adam Pooch – ValRavan Project Manager.

Tony Clark – Cedar Point Director of Communications

Adam Grignon – Coaster Rider

 

Wednesday, 5/4/2016

This Friday and Saturday superheros and villeins will be running through the streets of Elyria for the 5th annual Elyria Superhero Weekend. This morning Jennifer Basil, Jerry Ivancic and Mark Mackaye (Poison Ivy, Mr. Incredible, and Loke) told us what we can expect on the weekend.

After a big win for Trump and a night that saw Ted Cruz leave the race for president, our political analyst David Arredondo weighed in on where the RNC goes from here.

Ceder Point is set to unleash their newest roller coaster, Valraven, This morning we caught up with WLKR News Director Scott Truxell who was live at the Point.

This Saturday the musical group New Odyssey will perform at Elyria High School Performing Arts Center. Hear how these three musicians learned to play over 30 instruments with band member Gary Todd.

 

 

 

Tuesday, 5/3/2016

Bill Harper, Executive Director of the United Way of Greater Loraine County, talked about their upcoming cooperatives for the month of May.

Harper Lee was one of Americas great authors. this morning we spoke with Charles J. Shields, Author of the new book Mockingbird, witch details the life of Harper Lee.

Take a look behind the scenes of Americas death row with Watch Me Die Author and LCCC Professor Bill Kimberlin.

Monday, 5/2/2016

Hear about the latest job openings in Lorain County with Employment Express Professional’s Chad Grude.

It was a rough weekend for the Indians who couldn’t seem to figure out the Philadelphia Phillies. Can they turn it around against the Tigers coming up on Tuesday? Hear what Indians VP of Communications Bob DiBiasio thinks.

Dr. Michael Fleck and Pet Expert Charlotte Reed talked about thoroughbreds and horse racing before this weekends big Kentucky Derby.

Northwood Middle School Drama Department will be preforming the play Hairspray Jr. The musical event will take place a the Elyria High School Performing Arts Center on Friday. Before you take in the play, hear more about the upcoming performances with director Christy Krysinski.

 

Friday, 4/29/2016

The Elyria Public Schools Cinco de Mayo fundraiser is next week. Today Superintendent Tom Jama and Director of Communications Amy Higgins stopped in to talk about the event.

Corey Coleman was the Browns first pick of the 2016 NFL Draft. How does he weigh up? Find out what the Chronicle Telegrams’ Scott Petrak.

Moving can be a hassle, but diy handyman Chip Wade has some tips that can make it just a little easier.