October 21, 2014

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Volunteers help Vietnam veteran’s widow finish home renovation

From left, Ed Zachery, director of Medina County Veterans Service Office, Andrea Fussi and Stan Morgan, store manager of the Medina Township Home Depot, pose with checks from Home Depot and Disabled American Veterans Chapter 72. (COURTESY PHOTO)

CHIPPEWA LAKE — Andrea Fussi and her husband spent 15 years remodeling their cottage-style home on Ash Street in Chippewa Lake. On Feb. 13, 2012, the day before the couple’s 27th anniversary, Jerry Fussi died of a massive heart attack at 64 before he could see the project finished. Thanks to a $2,800 grant from Read More…

Lodi man improves after Dec. 4 car-semi truck crash

HARRISVILLE TWP. — A Lodi man has been upgraded to satisfactory condition from serious almost four weeks after his car collided with a tractor-trailer at U.S. Route 224 and Vandemark Road. Shane Charles Elswick, of 302½ Medina St., was northbound on Vandemark Road on the morning of Dec. 4 in a 2000 Toyota Camry when Read More…

Area public meetings slated for Jan. 3

Editor’s note: Fax public meeting notices to (330) 725-4299 or email areanews@medina-gazette.com. Paid legal notices, which appear in the classified advertising section of the newspaper, should be emailed to legalnotices@medina-gazette.com. TODAY Chippewa Lake Zoning Board, regular meeting, 7 p.m., community center, 24 Circle Crest Drive. Hinckley Township Zoning Commission, regular meeting, followed by work session, Read More…

Police say drinking leads to 2 arrests in Brunswick

BRUNSWICK — Two people were arrested on charges of operating a vehicle while impaired during the New Year’s holiday weekend in Brunswick. Early Sunday, Christopher G. Powell, 22, of Berea, was arrested after police said he crashed his car on Center Road while fleeing officers. According to a police report, Brunswick police received a call Read More…

Brunswick police blotter for Jan. 3

Brunswick police Saturday, Dec. 22 9:10 a.m. — Sarah L. Vojtus, 31, 2147 Byron Drive, was charged with cruelty to animals after neighbors reported her dog had been left outside all night. Officers responded and could not reach anyone inside the home and took the dog to the animal shelter. The dog later was released Read More…

Ralph E. Thomson

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Ralph E. Thomson, 94, passed away Monday, December 31, 2012. He was born October 18, 1918 in Cleveland, to the late Ira Vernon and Beatrice May (Hayes) Thomson. Ralph was a retired truck driver. He served his country in the U.S. Navy and Army, serving in the South Pacific during WW II. Ralph lived most Read More…

Jack R. Allison

Jack R. Allison, 83, died Monday, November 19, 2012 in Spring Hill, Florida. Born in Spencer, he was the son of the late Howard (Tommy) and Sarah (Crawford) Allison. Mr. Allison was a four year U.S. Navy veteran and retired from Ford Motor Company after 32 years of service. He was a member of the Read More…

Carol R. Rose

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Carol R. Rose, 74, formerly of Spencer, passed away Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at Burbank Parke Center in Burbank. She was born November 5, 1938 in Wadsworth, to Milton and Hattie Fuller Wolf and was a Spencer High School graduate. She married Jesse (Jug) Rose January 11, 1958. Carol had been a cook for the Read More…

Sean R. Carlson

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Sean R. Carlson, 50, of Loudonville, formerly of Brunswick and Garrettsville, was called home to be with the Lord on Monday, December 31, 2012 at his home. Our hearts are broken. He married the love of his life, Lani D. (Burk) Carlson on September 13, 1996. He was born in Brunswick, to the late Earl, Read More…

Fredrick “Fred” T. Gilhousen

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Fredrick “Fred” T. Gilhousen, 68, of Hinckley, passed away Tuesday, January 1, 2013. He was born January 9, 1944, to Truman and Louise (nee Choffey) Gilhousen, in Cherry Tree, Pennsylvania. Fred enjoyed gardening, watching sports and going out to dinner with friends. He also was an avid golfer. He is survived by his loving brother, Read More…