August 27, 2014

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Ohio Democrats speak out on political agenda

By Julie Carr Smyth COLUMBUS — Bills to curb gun violence, improve ballot access, support stable families and address how public schools are funded are among priorities of state Senate Democrats headed into the new session. Senate Democratic Leader Eric Kearney, of Cincinnati, said at a Tuesday unveiling that the fact his 10 members are Read More…

Today’s local public meetings

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 Black River Board of Education, regular meeting, 7 p.m., Black River Education Center, media center, 233 County Road 4, Sullivan. Montville Township/Medina Joint Economic Read More…

Winter ‘IT Award’ is from Claggett Middle School

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The Department of Educational Services’ Office of Special Services announces that the Winter 2012-13 Inclusion Teacher Award recipient is Christopher Miller of Claggett Middle School in Medina. Miller is an eighth-grade science teacher in his 15th year with Medina Schools. He spent 14 of those years collaborating with an intervention specialist to help the greatest Read More…

Medina police blotter for Jan. 16

Medina police Thursday Jan. 3 Joshua T. Brown, 24, of 5870 Emerald Lakes Drive, Montville Township, was charged with possession of marijuana, a minor misdemeanor. He pleaded no contest and was fined $50 and court costs. The Medina police blotter published in the Jan. 9 edition of The Gazette incorrectly reported he faced an additional Read More…

Alfred F. Lausch

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Alfred F. Lausch, 84, passed away Monday, January 14, 2013, at Willowood Care Center, under the care of Crossroads Hospice. He was born in Cleveland, to the late Alfred J. and Esther (Roman) Lausch. Alfred married the love of his life, Shirley M. (Lewis) Lausch, on September 10, 1949. Alfred was a Veteran of the Read More…

Robert “Bob” Hays

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Robert “Bob” Hays, 66, caught his flight to heaven on Saturday, January 12, 2013, in Round Rock, Texas, after a lengthy hospitalization. He will be missed by his loving family, many friends and those who knew him. He was a Telecommunication Manager at NASA, retiring in 2005. He was also the electrifying Mr. Rock-n-Roll, long-time Read More…

Rosemary B. Kreidler

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Rosemary B. Kreidler (Vollmer), 87, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, Tuesday, January 15, 2013, at Western Reserve Masonic Community. She was born in Uniontown, Pennsylvania to Frederick L. and Edna A. (Severin) Vollmer. Rosemary was married to Ward M. Kreidler for nearly 60 years. Rosemary was a member of Womens World, the Read More…

Diane N. Manix

Diane N. Manix, 80, of Westfield Township, passed away Monday, January 14, 2013. She was born October 20, 1932 in Faribault, Minnesota, to the late Leonard and Edith Nelson. Mrs. Manix was a member of Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church and the Cloverleaf Women’s Club. She was an elementary school teacher in Great Falls, Montana and Read More…

Todd P. Ruppelli

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Todd P. Ruppelli, 85, of Medina, passed away Tuesday, January 15, 2013. He was born May 1, 1927, son to Luigi and Genevieve Ruppelli, he was the first generation of his family to be born in the United States. After 33 years of service at Plasti-Kote, Todd retired in 1997 as the executive vice president Read More…

Lillian Marie Hetsler

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Lillian Marie Hetsler, 91, of Lodi, passed away Tuesday, January 15, 2013, at Hospice of Medina County. She was born in Lodi, on October 12, 1921, the daughter of William and Margaret (Mitchell) Faulkner and was a life-long resident of Lodi. On September 3, 1938, she married Lawrence Hetsler. He died January 29, 1982. She Read More…