Archive for January 21st, 2013
Wanda A. Stiebeling, (nee Albrecht), 89, passed away Thursday, January 17, 2013.
She was the beloved wife of the late Roy J.; loving mother of Sharon Brendorfer (deceased), Glenn (Patricia), Craig, Neal (Cheryl) and Clare; dear grandmother of five and great grandmother of seven; dearest aunt and great aunt of many.
Wanda’s Funeral Service will be held …Read More
MEDINA — A 62-year-old man was seriously injured Saturday afternoon when a pistol accidentally discharged at a gun show at the Medina County Fair Community Center.
Medina Police Chief Patrick Berarducci said the shooting occurred about 3 p.m. when a gun dealer was attempting to unload a 9 mm semi-automatic Taurus pistol that he had purchased, …Read More
Firefighters in Medina County were busy this morning battling separate blazes in Hinckley and Lafayette townships.
The first fire was reported just after 7:30 a.m. today in Hinckley Township, causing two 17-year-olds to evacuate the home, 1900 Ridge Road. Lafayette Township firefighters responded to a call at 9:41 a.m. about a two-story, wooden house on fire …Read More
Cavs center Anderson Varejao was admitted to the Cleveland Clinic Thursday with a blood clot in his lung.
He is being treated with blood thinners and is expected to make a full recovery.
He will miss the rest of the season, however.
Varejao was already out with a knee injury sustained Dec. 18 vs. Toronto. He underwent …Read More
AKRON — Don’t look now, but Brunswick’s wrestling team is back.
A year ago, the Blue Devils finished in the middle of the pack at the Bill Dies Memorial Tournament, but Saturday night was a different story.
By Chad Grant
BERLIN — Sometimes you really can’t see the forest through the trees.
The Wadsworth girls basketball team found out the hard way Sunday night in its tough 67-47 loss to Kettering Fairmont at the Classic in the Country event.
The Grizzlies opened firing on all cylinders behind McKenzie O’Brien (12 points), who …Read More
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Oh, brother!
John Harbaugh and his Baltimore Ravens set up a family reunion at the Super Bowl, shutting down the New England Patriots 28-13 Sunday in the AFC championship game.
The Ravens reached their first Super Bowl in 12 years, thanks to three touchdown passes from Joe Flacco and a defense led by Ray …Read More
MEDINA — Samantha Borrelli and Kira Palmer are only sophomores, but they have become the engine that is driving Medina’s gymnastics team.
They did so again Saturday at the Rich Clevidence Invitational, combining for six medals as the Bees earned a third-place finish (135.45) behind defending state champion Brecksville (143.55) and Northeast Ohio Conference rival Hudson …Read More
HUDSON — Roughly 4 minutes separated the Hudson and Medina girls basketball teams Saturday.
Unfortunately for the Bees, their stretch of passive defense and turnover-prone offense was the difference in a 51-44 Northeast Ohio Conference cross-division loss.
The Explorers (13-2), who have won eight straight, turned a four-point deficit into an eight-point lead in a …Read More
SHEFFIELD TWP. — Score the biggest upset of the Patriot Athletic Conference girls basketball season to Buckeye.
Led by 18 points from Hannah Hartley and 10 from Sarah Dash, the Bucks stunned Clearview 47-42 in cross-division action.
Buckeye (6-9, 6-4) rallied against the Stars Division-leading Clippers (11-3, 9-2) with a 14-6 advantage in the fourth quarter.
Jessica Banas …Read More