October 30, 2014

Medina
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Edwards must improve

By BRIAN DULIK Staff Writer BEREA — Braylon Edwards had four 100-yard receiving games, a team-record 16 touchdown catches and a career-high 80 receptions last season for the Browns. Through four games this year, the Pro Bowl wide receiver has 95 yards — total — and just 11 receptions. Regardless of how one crunches those Read More…

‘The Wild Thing’ is ready

By RICK NOLAND Assistant Sports Editor INDEPENDENCE — Running along the beach in Brazil is a good way to stay in shape, but it’s not the ideal way to be in top-notch condition to play in the NBA. Power forward Anderson Varejao learned that lesson the hard way a year ago, when he missed all Read More…

Celeste A. Filous

Celeste A. Filous, 82, of Valley City, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2008, at Medina General Hospital. She was born Dec. 15, 1925, in Erhart, Ohio, to Jacob and Clarabelle Haury, and resided in Lorain County during the early part of her life, then moved to Medina County. She was a member of Valley City Read More…

Janet L. McAvoy

Janet L. McAvoy (nee Ernst), 79, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2008. She is survived by her loving daughters, Beth A. (Larry) Cobler and Barbara J. Petruso; cherished grandchildren Nicki (Dave), Larry “Bud” (Ellen), Jen (Chad) and Jason (Jen); and seven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Edwin J. McAvoy. Service: Read More…

Thomas M. Simons

Thomas M. Simons, 48, of Brunswick, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2008, at his residence. He was born May 28, 1960, in Cleveland. He was a warehouse manager in the manufacturing industry. Mr. Simons loved music and playing the guitar and enjoyed telling jokes. He is survived by his wife, Julie (nee Crotts) Simons; brothers, Read More…