July 25, 2014

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Tony Dangelo

Tony Dangelo, 80, of Medina, passed away Wednesday, June 27, 2007, in Medina. He was born May 8, 1927, in Akron. Mr. Dangelo worked for Allison Tank Plant. He was a life member of the Marine Corps League, Medina VFW Post 5137, American Legion Post 0523, Lodi, Mid-Atlantic Chapter Second Marine Division Association and Grange Read More…

Marie N. Dickey

Marie N. Dickey, 76, passed away Thursday, June 28, 2007, at Robinson Memorial Hospital in Ravenna. She was born May 24, 1931, in Rivesville, W.Va. Mrs. Dickey was a laborer at Dephi-Packard Electric and a poll worker for many years. She was a member of the Pentecostal faith. She is survived by her sons, Allen Read More…

Vernie M. Haight

Vernie M. Haight, 97, of Medina, passed away Thursday, June 28, 2007, in Medina. She was born Oct. 4, 1909, in Cleveland. Mrs. Haight was a homemaker. She is survived by her husband of 77 years, Leslie Haight; daughter, Rosie Sumner; son, James (Wanda) Haight; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and niece, Jean Sprague. Service: 10 Read More…

Richard W. Schelkle

Richard Walter Schelkle, 64, of Wooster, passed away Thursday, June 28, 2007, at Hospice Care Center in Copley. He was born March 4, 1943, in Cleveland to Russell and Coletta Erdman Schelkle and grew up in Medina, graduating from Medina High School in 1961. Mr. Schelkle resided in Lodi until moving to North Carolina in Read More…

Coast into summer: Cedar Point’s Maverick proves to be a fun ride

SANDUSKY — While Cedar Point’s newest roller coaster, Maverick, has no record-breaking claim to fame, it’s still an all-around great ride. As a longtime roller coaster fan, I jumped at the chance to test out the coaster, which opened this month after portions of the steel track had to be replaced in the weeks surrounding Read More…

Arts Council promotes Arts Week

July’s annual Arts Week in Medina County is certainly the week to enjoy all the local entertainment.  The week traditionally has focused on leading up to the ending event — Sunday’s Art-in-the-Park, sponsored by the Medina County Art League. This year, Arts Week includes a major kick-off event, thanks to a new project sponsored by Read More…

Wadsworth hosts Festival of Community Bands

An afternoon filled with the sights and sounds of community bands showing off their talents is the idea behind the first-ever “Wadsworth Festival of Community Bands,” which takes place July 7 in downtown Wadsworth, near the gazebo. “Community bands, by and large, don’t use strings,” said “Wadsworth Festival of Community Bands” Organizer Susan S. Arpad. Read More…

Summer concert season heats up with new shows

Over the past few years, the “Scream Fest” tours have featured some of hip-hop’s biggest names, including Bow Wow, Pretty Ricky, Omarion and more. This summer’s version doesn’t disappoint with TI, Ciara, T Pain and Lloyd hitting the road alongside openers Tiffany Evans and Big Country. You can see the “Scream Tour 2007” Aug. 9 Read More…

CAME-OK! workshop is planned

After the huge success CAMEO/Playhouse Square experienced with the initial  Youth Theater Workshops, additional classes have been planned for this summer. Presented in partnership with the second largest performing arts center in the United States, Cleveland’s Playhouse Square, CAMEO invites youth to join professional artists as they bring their talent and experience in Musical Theatre Read More…

Buckeye Community Theater presents ‘Honk’ this weekend

YORK TWP. — There are still two more chances to catch a performance of Buckeye Community Theater’s “Honk!” this weekend. The musical, which started Thursday, will be performed tonight at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. at the York/Liverpool Elementary School’s theater complex, 3180 Columbia Road. Tickets are sold at the door and are Read More…