November 26, 2014

Medina
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Physical therapy patients try out ‘Wiihab’

By Kristen Nowak Winn Accent Editor Bette Kaczmarek of Cleveland ended her physical therapy session April 7 with a strike. But it took some practice to get her bright blue bowling ball to glide down the lane at just the right angle. “I always swing it to the left,” Kaczmarek said. Her therapist, Paula Massey, Read More…

Sizemore sits out again

By CHRIS ASSENHEIMER Staff Writer CLEVELAND — Grady Sizemore has begun a new streak, and it’s not the impressive one he used to own. Sizemore, whose major league-leading streak of consecutive games played came to end at 382 in a 1-0 loss to the Yankees on Sunday, was out of the lineup again Monday with Read More…

Medina board fields calls

By CASSANDRA SHOFAR Staff Writer MEDINA — In a nutshell, state legislators told city residents Monday night the state needs a lot of reform on how education is funded, but until that happens, the school board is pretty much on its own. During a call-in show hosted by the Medina Board of Education, state Rep. Read More…

Woman’s claim allegedly false

By HANNAH SCHAEFER Staff Writer BRUNSWICK — A 20-year-old Brunswick woman is accused of falsely claiming her daughter had leukemia so students and employees at Raphael’s School of Beauty, 3307 Center Road, would raise money for her and her daughter. The woman reportedly told the school’s manager her 1-year-old daughter was diagnosed with leukemia in Read More…

William Campbell

William “Lee” Campbell, 54, of Medina, passed away Friday, April 25, 2008, after an eight-year battle with non-Hodgkins lymphoma. He was born Feb. 26, 1954, in Ashland. Mr. Campbell retired after 30 years of service as a material handler for UAW Local 1250 at Ford Motor Co. He was a 1972 graduate of Ashland High Read More…

Virginia L. Gorfido

Virginia Lee Gorfido, 75, of Medina, passed away Sunday, April 27, 2008, in Medina. She was born Aug. 22, 1932, in Columbus, the only child of Morgan and Katherine Karshner. She was the proud owner of the Family Tree antiques shop. She was a 1950 graduate of Medina High School, where she was the best 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

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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 and 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…

Gene L. McCaman

Gene L. McCaman, 79, passed away Thursday, April 17, 2008, at Brecksville Veterans Hospital. He was born Sept. 27, 1928, in Norton and was a lifetime resident of Wadsworth. He retired from Lawson Milk Co., where he worked as an electrician. He later worked as a custodian at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. He was an Read More…

Leonard G. Roth

Leonard G. Roth, 89, of Hinckley Township, passed away Monday, April 21, 2008, in Brunswick. He was born April 15, 1919, in Cleveland. Mr. Roth was a tool and die supervisor. He served in the Army. Mr. Roth is survived by his wife, Lavina Peepers; daughters, Gail (Kaz) Jesionka and Dawn (Mike) Resar; granddaughters, Michelle Read More…