November 26, 2014

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Irish band The Answer opens for AC/DC

By JOHN BENSON Special to The Gazette When looking back at the list of bands that have supported AC/DC over the years, two things stand out: most are semi-obscure groups and most fail to experience any sort of longevity. From The Poor in the mid-’90s to Slash’s Snakepit at the turn of the century, getting Read More…

Trans-Siberian Orchestra to rock out in Cleveland

By JOHN BENSON Special to The Gazette Let’s cut right to the chase. What in the world is taking Trans-Siberian Orchestra so long in releasing its next studio album “Nightcastle”? Promised two years ago and then again last year, the highly anticipated follow-up to the prog-rock outfit’s 2004 album “The Lost Christmas Eve” is quickly Read More…

Savage fired, Crennel could be next

By SCOTT PETRAK Staff Writer PITTSBURGH — Romeo Crennel received a quick hug from counterpart Mike Tomlin, then began the long, slow march off the field. Coaches who lose 31-0 to the archrival in the season finale don’t get drenched in Gatorade or carried off the field. They take a long walk off a short Read More…

Group’s dream a step closer

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By MARIA KACIK | Staff Writer LODI — The group that has been working for three years to obtain the railway depot at Railroad and North Broadway streets now holds the deed to the 100-year-old building. The nonprofit Lodi Railroad Museum is one step closer to turning the depot into a museum by the village’s Read More…

Gertrude A. Perzy

Gertrude Ann Perzy, 94, of Medina, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2008. She was born March 22, 1914, in Cleveland. She was a homemaker. Gertrude was a member of St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church and a volunteer at Medina General Hospital, where she volunteered more than 1,000 hours of her time. She is survived Read More…

Emma Roloff

Emma Roloff, 96, of Brunswick, passed away Saturday, Dec. 27, 2008, in Brunswick. She was born Dec. 24, 1912, in Germany. Mrs. Roloff worked in maintenance at the Cleveland Clinic. She is survived by her sons, Erhard (Judith) Roloff of Medina and Richard (Theresa) Roloff of Seven Hills; daughter, Hella (Nick) Julian of Brunswick; grandsons, Read More…

Anthony J. Smith

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Anthony J. Smith, 95, of Medina, passed away Saturday, Dec. 27, 2008. He was born Sept. 13, 1913, in Akron. He was a generous, strong, hardworking, quiet, gentle man who was respected by all who met and knew him. He was a loving and caring father and grandfather. Tony was placed in the Summit County Read More…

Priscilla T. Cahill

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Priscilla T. Cahill, 96, of Mount Vernon, Ky., formerly of Medina, passed away Friday, Dec. 26, 2008, in Mount Vernon. She was born Sept. 20, 1912, in Hungary. She worked for Liberty Mutual Insurance as a secretary. She was a homemaker and loved knitting and reading books. She is survived by her sister, Julia Oehling Read More…

Mary J. Belanger

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Mary Jane Belanger, 84, of Rittman, passed away Thursday, Dec. 25, 2008, at Doylestown Health Care Center. She was born Feb. 11, 1924, in Cleveland, the sixth of seven children, to Dennis J. and Anna (Klaviter) Mahoney. She lived in Lakewood and Hinckley Township before moving to Rittman in 1993. Mary Jane was employed as Read More…

Mary G. Brobst

Mary G. “Gertie” Brobst, 80, of Hinckley Township, passed away Thursday, Dec. 18, 2008, in Hinckley. She was born Oct. 20, 1928, in Doylestown. She was a homemaker. She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Donald G. Brobst of Hinckley; sons, Jerry (Ann Marie) Brobst and Bill (Lorie) Brobst, both of Hinckley; daughters, Read More…