August 30, 2014

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Maidens IV: Celtic folk quartet reinvents traditional stage performance

By JOHN BENSON Special to The Gazette After wowing audiences last November at the Christmas in the Colonies fine crafts show at the Medina County Fairgrounds, Celtic folk act Maidens IV returns to the area for its first proper Medina theater date. Main Street Medina has booked the quartet — sisters Havilah, Heather, Abigail and Read More…

Jordan E. Cavanaugh

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Jordan Elizabeth Cavanaugh, 11, of Medina, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2009, in Cleveland. She was born March 20, 1997, in Medina. Jordan was a sixth-grader at A.I. Root Middle School, where she sang in the choir and was a student tutor, cheerleader and Girl Scout. She loved to write songs and poems. Jordan also Read More…

George Miner Jr.

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George “Handy” Miner Jr., 79, of Medina, passed away Friday, Jan. 30, 2009, in Medina. He was born Nov. 16, 1929, in Cleveland. Mr. Miner was a welder at Standard Welding for 25 years. He was a member of American Legion Post 202 and a World War II Navy veteran. He is survived by his Read More…

Evelyn J. Novak

Evelyn J. Novak, 80, of Strongsville, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2009, at Medina Meadows Nursing Home. She was born May 25, 1928, in Cleveland. Mrs. Novak is survived by her sons, Frank L. Novak Jr. and William J. (Sherry) Novak; grandson, Jacob Novak; granddaughters, Cassie, Meagan, Allyson and Lauren Novak; and brother, Frank (Marietta) Read More…

Rabon L. Sheppard

Rabon L. Sheppard, 73, of Medina, passed away Thursday, Jan. 29, 2009, at Hospice of Medina County at The Inn. He was born Jan. 25, 1936, in Beckley, W.Va. Mr. Sheppard was an autoworker for Ford Motor Co. He was a member of UAW Local 1250. Mr. Sheppard loved his family and grandchildren. He enjoyed Read More…

Theodore Trikilis

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Theodore “Ted” Trikilis, 64, of Chippewa Lake, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2009, at Elyria Memorial Hospital after suffering a heart attack on Saturday. He was born July 22, 1944, in Canton to Nick and Genevieve (Argiry) Trikilis. He graduated from Wooster High School and attended Kent State University. Ted was co-founder of Pro Arts Read More…

Drilling on city property

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By MARIA KACIK Staff Writer BRUNSWICK — At Pepperwood Park off Grafton Road there’s grassy open space, a lake and a basketball court. About 10 years ago, a drilling company proposed putting an oil or natural gas well there as well. City council denied the company’s request to drill, said Mayor Dale Strasser, who was Read More…

Project Lifesaver is now offered for free in city

By MARIA KACIK Staff Writer BRUNSWICK — City residents taking care of loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, autism or Down’s syndrome will have a reason to rest easier now that Project Lifesaver is available to residents free of charge. Project Lifesaver, which has been available in Brunswick since September 2006, is a public safety Read More…

Cavaliers keep on winning at home

By RICK NOLAND Assistant Sports Editor CLEVELAND — Mike Brown now faces the ultimate task — to convince his Eastern Conference players to play defense in the NBA All-Star Game. The Cavaliers locked up All-Star coaching berths for Brown and his staff Friday night by defeating the lowly Los Angeles Clippers 112-95 at sold-out Quicken Read More…

Lewis Rowe Sr.

Lewis Rowe Sr., 90, of Brunswick, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2009, at Kingston of Vermilion. He was born May 5, 1918, in Wayne, W.Va. Mr. Rowe was a millwright for LTV Steel, retiring in the 1970s after 20 years of service. He was a member of the Medina Masonic Lodge, 32nd degree Scottish Rite. Read More…