Archive for December 11th, 2012
MEDINA — City Council approved a five-year budget resolution at Monday’s meeting.
The $48.8 million budget for 2013 is $1.7 million more than last year’s, but city Finance Director Keith Dirham said the increase actually is only $1.1 million because it includes $600,000 for bond refinancing.
Dirham said spending is up mostly because of increases in sanitation …Read More
MEDINA — Sentencing of a former youth football coach convicted of taking as much as $100,000 from his league has been postponed until Dec. 26 to allow more time to determine how much of the money he will pay back.
Michael T. Butts, 47, of 966 Guilford Blvd., pleaded guilty in September to grand …Read More
The following people appeared in Common Pleas Court on Monday, according to Medina County Prosecutor Dean Holman:
• Sammy Abraham, 50, Autumnwood Lane, Brunswick, was sentenced to five years of community control sanctions on two counts of theft of a motor vehicle, fourth-degree felonies. He also was ordered to pay $6,800 in restitution.
• Brett Tompkins, 37, …Read More
Lisa R. Hunter, resident of San Jose, California, passed away peacefully in her son’s home, surrounded by her immediate family on Thursday, September 27, 2012.
Lisa was born in New Jersey and grew up in Ohio, graduating from Medina Senior High School in Medina, and the University of Akron. She worked in the financial services industry, …Read More
Marcy Elizabeth Herman, 33, of Brunswick, went home to be with the Lord after a long courageous battle with cancer on Friday, December 7, 2012. She was surrounded by those she loved. Marcy was born on October 7, 1979; graduated from Brunswick High School in 1998, and received her BFA degree in textiles from Kent …Read More
Dawn E. Houston (nee Leatherman), 64, of Medina, passed away Sunday, December 9, 2012 after battling cancer. She was born May 12, 1948 in Wadsworth.
Mrs. Houston was a graduate of Wadsworth High School and Miami University of Ohio. She was a retired elementary school teacher from Wadsworth City Schools.
She was preceded in death by her …Read More
Julien C. Renswick, 89, of Medina, passed away Friday, December 6, 2012, in Brunswick, after a long illness. He was born in Dunkirk, New York, on October 22, 1923 to the late Bert and Agnes Renswick.
Julien graduated from high school at the age of 15 and then graduated from the University of Buffalo. Julien joined …Read More