August 1, 2014

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Police probe alleged burglary-assault in Spencer

SPENCER — Village police are investigating a Saturday morning “possible burglary-assault,” according to Police Chief Eugene Rice. Rice said a 47-year-old woman called police at 8:11 a.m. Saturday to report an assault at around 7 a.m. at the south end of the village. He said she was transported by ambulance to Lodi Community Hospital, where Read More…

More than 3,500 attend county disability board event

Medina County Board of Developmental Disabilities members Michelle Connors and Kent Daugherty pour on the toppings at the Sundaes on Thursday Ice Cream Social. (COURTESY PHOTO)

More than 3,500 people attended the June 16 event hosted by the Medina County Board of Developmental Disabilities and funded by sponsorships and donations and with the help of volunteers Frontier Communications provided more than 100 gallons of ice cream for the free event on Medina’s Public Square and Smucker’s donated the toppings. Besides sundaes, Read More…

Medina County Court Log for June 29

Medina County Prosecutor Dean Holman reports the following people appeared in common pleas court Monday: • Christopher Bates, 25, of Abelwhite Avenue in Cleveland, was sentenced to one year in prison on one count of domestic violence, a fourth-degree felony. • Anthony Colapietro, 44, of Wedgewood Drive in Medina, was sentenced to five years of Read More…

Medina Crime Waves for June 29, 2011

Medina police Thursday, June 23 1 a.m. — Johnny Malloy’s, 1038 N. Court St., Tiffany Allen, 18, of 6425 Stone Road, York Township, charged with underage consumption and having an open container. 1 a.m. — Johnny Malloy’s, 1038 N. Court St., Steven Antonio, 27, 735 Miner Drive, was charged with assault and disorderly conduct after Read More…

D-Backs 6, Indians 4: Pitcher Tony Sipp gives up walk-off to Pena

PHOENIX — Pinch-hitter Wily Mo Pena hit a two-run homer with two outs in the ninth inning and the Arizona Diamondbacks recovered after J.J. Putz’s second straight blown save to beat the Cleveland Indians 6-4 Tuesday night.
Arizona appeared to be in control after Daniel Hudson’s eight strong innings and two big hits by Kelly Johnson, [...] Read More…

Tribe’s Shin-Soo Choo out 8-10 weeks after surgery

CLEVELAND — Indians outfielder Shin-Soo Choo could miss up to 2½ months after having surgery on his broken left thumb.
Choo’s thumb was broken Friday night in San Francisco when he was struck while batting in the fourth inning by Giants left-hander Jonathan Sanchez. Choo’s finger was also cut and required stitches.
On Tuesday, Choo’s thumb was [...] Read More…

Indians: Orlando Cabrera delivers the game winner late Monday

The Indians’ Orlando Cabrera greets Michael Brantley after hitting a home run in the ninth. (AP PHOTO)

By Bob Baum PHOENIX — The Cleveland Indians know the ball can soar through the dry desert night, a perfect environment to rev up a sputtering offense. Asdrubal Cabrera hit a two-run homer in the first inning and Orlando Cabrera homered with two outs in the ninth off closer J.J. Putz to give Cleveland a Read More…

Obituaries for June 29, 2011

Beverly H. Hansen John F. Minch Lois Jewell Pack Read the full obituaries on The Medina-Gazette E-edition at: http://wp2.medina-gazette.com/GazettEdition/

Tattoo parlor-owner tied to OSU football scandal pleads guilty

COLUMBUS — A tattoo parlor owner whose purchase of Ohio State football memorabilia triggered an NCAA investigation of the school pleaded guilty Tuesday to drug trafficking and money laundering charges. The federal charges against Edward Rife didn’t directly involve Ohio State, but the university first learned of the memorabilia sales through the federal investigation into Read More…

State patrol arrests 2 women for alleged pot transport on I-71

WESTFIELD TWP. — Two women were arrested Monday afternoon by the Ohio Highway Patrol for allegedly transporting 20 pounds of marijuana along Interstate 71. Rachel Cuevas, 38, of Glendale, Ariz., and Carol Soloman, 26, of Cleveland, were arrested at approximately 1:20 p.m. Monday after a lanes violation on northbound I-71 near milepost 207, according to Read More…