The city of Loveland, Ohio. Used by young people in the area to add a sense of adventure to their hometown.
"Hey man, what are your plans for spring break?"
"Dude, I'm chillin' in L-Town!"
"Sweet, me too! We should ride the bike trail or go visit the castle sometime."
West side of Chicago; A part of the West side of Chicago where consecutive streets start with the letter "L"
"I ride from the K-town to the L-town to the M-town"
A slang term for Lorain, Ohio. A city on Lake Erie just west of Cleveland
Lorain is an old, urban industrial city. The city reached its peak population in the 70s at roughly 90,000 and has been losing population ever since. It has the highest Hispanic percentage of any city in Ohio and is the largest Hispanic community in Ohio outside of Clevelands near Westside, South Lorain is majority Puerto Rican. Lorain is approaching 50% minority. The crime and murder rate in the city averages about 2-3 times higher than the US average. There's around 25 street gangs with an estimated 2,200 gang members citywide. Over 2/3 of the city is considered "tha hood", and around 1/4 of the population is in poverty. The only attraction to outsiders is Lakeview Park. Strangely people have pride for the city despite how crappy it is.
Welcome to L Town where people from here love to say how crappy the city is and how much they hate it, but if anyone from outside the city says 1 disrespectful word about Lorain they'll be found tied to cinder blocks at the bottom of the Black River.
Urban slang term for Lorain OH. Mainly used by locals.
Lorain is an urban industrial city just west of Cleveland. Mostly known for being poor, ghetto, dangerous, and having a large Puerto Rican/Hispanic community.
Its crazy in Ltown, I saw 3 people get shot, 2 stabbed, and 5 robbed at gunpoint within 4 minutes.
The City of Lincoln, Nebraska. Also home to the University of Nebraska.
Birthplace of Hilary Swank, Joba Chamberlain, and Dick Cheney.
An industrial slum city on Lake Erie in NE Ohio in the Cleveland area. Known for its Steel Mills, very high crime and poverty rate, gangs, decay/abandonment, and largest Hispanic % in Ohio (mostly Puerto Rican/Boricua). Unlike most people on this site who say their city is ghetto (when its really safe and suburban) to sound cool, Lorain actually is a very gangsta/ghetto city.
Mostly used by Ohioans, or people who know about Lorain.
Clevelander: "Where you from?"
Clevelander: "Ah Lorain, Im from C-Town"
Lorainite: "Ah Cleveland, wanna go rob and kill somebody?"
(A ghetto friendship begins)
The place where everyone else thinks the ganstas live. All of the above definitions are fake ganstas from fake ltowns. If you've ever been to the 'Streets of Ltown' you'd know the real shit that goes down there.
You ever been to the streets of Ltown? All I heard was AK-47 fire!