October 22, 2014

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Medina, townships hear info on fire district

By CASSANDRA SHOFAR Staff Writer MEDINA TWP. — A fire district may or may not be what’s best for the city of Medina and Medina, Montville and York townships, but that’s to be decided. The four entities joined together Tuesday night at Medina Township Hall to listen to presentations by two consulting agencies that specialize Read More…

Howard O. Crabtree

Howard O. Crabtree, 87, formerly of West Salem, passed away Sunday, April 27, 2008, at Brenn-Field Nursing Home in Orrville. He was born Dec. 16, 1920, in Louise, Ky., to Harvey and Nannie Holbrook Crabtree. He was a tree trimmer and also worked at Lodi Lumber and Bailey Mfg. in Lodi. He is survived by Read More…

Betty C. Doyle

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Betty C. Doyle, 78, of Medina, went home to be with the Lord and her late husband, Tom, after a brief and courageous battle with Alzheimer’s disease on Tuesday, April 29, 2008. She was born Feb. 10, 1930, in Cleveland. Mrs. Doyle was a retired receptionist from Telxon Corp. and a homemaker. She was a Read More…

John R. Gamble Jr.

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John R. Gamble Jr., 61, of Rittman, passed away Sunday, April 27, 2008, at Akron City Hospital. He was born Nov. 14, 1946, in Lodi to John R. Sr. and Dorothy M. (Heath) Gamble and lived in Rittman since 1975. He grew up in Seville and enjoyed spending summers on his grandparents’ farm. He was Read More…

Robbin L. Kusoski

Robbin L. (nee Simmerer) Kusoski, 47, passed away Monday, April 28, 2008, following a short illness. Mrs. Kusoski was the beloved wife of Barry G.; loving mother of Colleen and Carolyn; cherished daughter of Richard Simmerer Sr.; dear sister of Rick (Ruth) Simmerer Jr.; sister-in-law of Patti (Augie) DiCosimo, Karen (Ray) Schmitt and Cheryl Zuccaro; Read More…

Jean Lance

In honor and love, the family of Jean Lance announces her death on Sunday, April 27, 2008. She passed away peacefully surrounded by her family. She was welcomed into Heaven by our Lord and reunited with Dad after 20 years. Her greatest joy was her family. Mrs. Lance married her childhood sweetheart on July 23, Read More…

Herbert G. Thompson

Herbert G. Thompson, 86, of Parma Heights, passed away Tuesday, April 29, 2008, at Park Creek Center. He was born Oct. 31, 1921, in Cleveland. Mr. Thompson was an electrician. He attended St. Ambrose Catholic Church. He served in the Navy during World War II. Mr. Thompson is survived by his daughter, Susan (John) Harenda; Read More…

Medina police log

- At 3:41 p.m. Friday, $100 was stolen from a purse in a vehicle parked at Super Kmart, 1105 N. Court St. – A 1999 Chevy Venture van was stolen from the parking lot of an apartment in the 300 block of West Union Street between 2:30 a.m. and 9:17 a.m. Saturday. – A diamond Read More…

No fisticuffs for James

By RICK NOLAND Assistant Sports Editor INDEPENDENCE — The Washington Wizards can talk all they want, knock his headband off and commit flagrant fouls. There is one thing Cavaliers small forward LeBron James vows he won’t do. “I don’t fight,” James said Tuesday following a workout at Cleveland Clinic Courts. “That’s so grade school. I Read More…

Green scene: forsythia

By LORRAINE BARNETT Special to The Gazette Plant: Forsythia Common names: Border forsythia, Golden Bells, Weeping forsythia Latin name: Forsythia Description: Tons of small yellow flowers take center stage in the early brisk springtime just as temperatures begin to bring an audience of song birds back to Ohio. Last season’s twiggy branches wake up and Read More…