July 22, 2014

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Public meetings slated for Nov. 8

Editor’s note: Fax public meeting notices to (330) 725-4299 or email areanews@medina-gazette.com. TODAY Guilford Township Zoning Commission, regular meeting, 8 p.m., township hall, 3800 Greenwich Road, Seville. Medina Township trustees, regular meeting, 7 p.m., township hall, 3799 Huffman Road. Medina County Veterans’ Service Commission, regular meeting, 4 p.m., Veterans’ Office, 210 Northland Drive, Medina.

Voter turnout in Medina County tops state average

From staff and wire reports Medina County’s 71.7 percent voter turnout in Tuesday’s election was better than the state average. Ohio officials say the voter turnout for Tuesday’s election was just more than 68 percent. The Ohio secretary of state’s office reported that about 5.4 million Ohioans cast ballots out of the nearly 8 million Read More…

Brunswick police blotter for Nov. 8

Hinckley police Wednesday, Oct. 31 1 a.m. — Dorothy J. Pagrabs, 40, 189 Warner Drive, charged with disorderly conduct. Saturday, Nov. 3 9:41 p.m. — Matthew J. Pokrandt, 50, 2435 Laurel Road, Hinckley, charged with a lane use violation and OVI. Sunday, Nov. 4 8:01 a.m. — 2300 block of Northgate Drive and 2300 block Read More…

18-year-old inmate hangs himself in Medina County Jail cell

Michale Elliot Green

MEDINA — A teenage inmate hanged himself Wednesday evening in a cell at the Medina County Jail, according to a sheriff’s office official. Michale Elliot Green, 18, of Akron, was found by deputies at 8:35 p.m. Wednesday in his jail cell after hanging himself using a bath towel, said Lt. Dean Lesak, administrator of the Read More…

Arlene G. Babbs

Arlene G. Babbs, 72, of West Salem, died Tuesday, November 6, 2012, at Lodi Community Hospital. She was born May 30, 1940, in Lafayette, the daughter of Stephen J. and Mary A. (Kisvardai) Antal. Arlene graduated from Leroy High School in 1959. She was a homemaker all her life. She enjoyed Bingo and traveling. She Read More…