October 30, 2014

Medina
Intermittent clouds
44°F

Brunswick police log

- Someone broke the passenger window of a 2004 Chevy Cavalier parked in the 1300 block of Troon Avenue between 1 and 8:30 a.m. Sunday. – Police responded to a complaint of a suspicious person in a parking lot in the 3300 block of Center Road around 8:45 p.m. Monday. The man told police he Read More…

Paul M. Duke

Paul M. Duke, longtime resident of Granger Township, passed away Monday, Feb. 25, 2008, after a long and brave battle with lung disease. He was born on Dec. 5, 1929, in Akron in the heart of the Great Depression. He was the fourth and last son of John and Julia Duke. Paul had a lifetime Read More…

Snow stops Blue Devils: Game reset for tonight

By BRIAN DULIK Staff Writer EATON TWP. — Brunswick’s quest for the Grafton Midview Division I District championship was put on ice Wednesday, along with quite a bit of snow. Due to inclement weather throughout the area, the Blue Devils’ district semifinal game against Olmsted Falls was postponed until tonight. No. 1 seed Brunswick will Read More…

Helen L. Hoffman

Helen L. (nee Southard) Hoffman, 96, of Medina, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2008, in Medina. She was born Nov. 17, 1911, in Union City, Ind. She graduated from Lakewood High School in Lakewood in 1928 and attended Vanderbilt University. Mrs. Hoffman is survived by her son, George Jr. (Patricia) of Medina; grandchildren, Scott and Read More…

Amatuer notes: Candler attends showcase soccer event

By RICK NOLAND Assistant Sports Editor MEDINA — Medina’s Rebecca Candler just went national. Candler, a member of Medina High School’s varsity team, was one of only 96 female youth players in the nation selected to attend the Adidas Elite Soccer Program (ESP), which was held over the weekend on the campus of Cal Poly Read More…

James D. King

James D. King, 71, of Sharon Township, has passed away. He was born in Bettsville, Ohio, to Mildred Sotan and Wallace King. Mr. King was a 1954 graduate of Bettsville High School and a 1958 graduate of Heidelberg College, with a business administration degree. He was a member of Heidelberg Fellows, Medina Country Club and Read More…

Amatuer basketball: Numerous Hot Shots in area hoops

By RICK NOLAND Assistant Sports Editor A number of area basketball teams and individuals have been hitting nothing but net. At the top of the list is the third-grade Medina travel team, which won the tournament championship in the Hot Shot Basketball League. Medina defeated Strongsville 48-14 in the semifinals, then downed Brecksville 34-28 in Read More…

Bertha C. Van Deusen

Bertha C. Van Deusen, 78, of Medina, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2008, in Medina. She was born July 3, 1929, in Cleveland. She was a homemaker and worked at the Farm Bureau and Pick-N-Save Apple Orchard. She enjoyed knitting, sewing and crocheting. She is survived by her daughter, Lynn (Duane) Bostrom of Medina; sons, Read More…

Esther R. Wolstencroft

Esther R. Wolstencroft, 92, of Lodi, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2008, at Summerville at Camelot Place in Medina. She was born in Moorestown, N.J., on Aug. 5, 1915, to Andrew Robert and Ruth Belle Bacon Aitken. She resided in Lodi for more than 40 years. She was a schoolteacher and retired from the Cloverleaf Read More…

Drifting delivery

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Steve Keller, a postal employee for 16 years, said of the winter weather “It’s not bad as long as you dress for it.” He said he generally walks a route for about 5½ hours a day. Wednesday afternoon he was walking on East Smith Road in Medina as the snow continued to fall. The National Read More…