October 21, 2014

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County police log

Hinckley Township – At 2:39 p.m. Monday, a woman reported someone stole her wallet out of her purse while she was teaching at Our Lady of Grace Church, 1088 Ridge Road, on Oct. 22. The woman said there were many organizations and groups at the church that day. – At 8:52 a.m. Monday, a neighbor Read More…

Union files charges

By CATERINA GUINTA Staff Intern SULLIVAN TWP. — The Black River Teachers Association, which claims the school board “has taken a harsh attitude in bargaining,” filed a pair of unfair labor practice charges this month with the State Employment Relations Board. One charge, filed Oct. 8, centers on an assistant golf coach position. “They (the Read More…

Happy Halloween

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Nathan Sabol, 3, of Medina, gets goodies Thursday morning as he goes “door to door” at Hobby Horse Preschool in Medina. Nathan and the other preschoolers dressed as scarecrows for trick-or-treat and celebrated Halloween with a party. (Shirley Ware | Photo Editor)

Richard R. Heysek

Richard R. Heysek of Seville passed away suddenly on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2008. A complete obituary will appear in Saturday’s Gazette. Waite & Son Funeral Homes, Medina Chapel, is handling the arrangements.

Betty Heyburn

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Betty Heyburn peacefully entered heaven on Thursday, Oct. 23, 2008, to join her husband of 50 years, Don, and son, Glenn, to live forever with the lord. Betty was born in Fenie, British Columbia, moved to Scotland and then to Brooklyn, N.Y., at age 5. She attended St. John’s Hospital Nurses School and received her Read More…

Anna Z. Hinman

Anna Z. Hinman, 97, of Medina, went to her heavenly home on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2008. She was born Aug. 29, 1911, in Cleveland to Fred and Josephine Zima. She resided in Liverpool Township throughout her youth and resided in York Township for more than 70 years. Anna was a homemaker and enjoyed her family, Read More…

Election ’08 endorsement editorials

For Medina County Commissioner: Stephen D. Hambley When it comes to protecting Medina County’s interests in the regional economy, county Commissioner Stephen D. Hambley has stood up again and again for the rights and needs of his constituents. That alone is reason enough to endorse the three-term Republican incumbent over his Democratic challenger, three-term Wadsworth Read More…

Mary A. Homewood

Mary Alice Homewood, 73, of Medina, passed away Monday, Oct. 27, 2008. She was retired from Ohio Bell/AT&T and enjoyed genealogy, scrapbooking and needlework. She leaves behind her loving family, Lynn and Peter Houghtaling, Laverne Timms; many nieces and nephews, especially Marshall and Marie; and her beloved nephew whom she was the caregiver of for Read More…

Ishmald F. McCourt

Ishmald F. McCourt, 77, of Medina, passed away Thursday, Oct. 30, 2008, in Medina. He was born March 24, 1931, in Webster Springs, W.Va., to Oscar and Blanche McCourt. Pastor McCourt was a minister for 55 years. He was one of the founders of Medina Union Mission Church, where he served as pastor for 35 Read More…

Nakamura will see some friendly faces in stands

By SCOTT PETRAK Staff Writer BEREA — Haruki Nakamura will be one of the enemy Sunday at Cleveland Browns Stadium, but he can’t wait to see some friendly faces. “I’m very excited,” Nakamura said Thursday by phone. “The biggest thing for me is having fun and everybody getting a chance to watch me play again. Read More…