April 24, 2014

Medina
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Public meetings slated for this week

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 Hinckley Township trustees, work session, 7 p.m., township administration building, 1410 Ridge Road. Medina Board of Education, work session, 4 p.m., Medina high School, Read More…

Information on youth concussions at Ohio health site

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Department of Health is posting information online to help youth sports referees, coaches and volunteers comply with new rules aimed at protecting young athletes. A new state law taking effect this spring will require coaches in Ohio’s youth sports leagues to have players who show concussion-like symptoms sit out games or Read More…

Trial to begin today in Frank Munz killing

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MEDINA — Jury selection is expected to begin this morning for the long-delayed trial of a parole violator accused of killing a 73-year-old Chatham Township historian two and a half years ago. Steven Cepec faces a possible death sentence if convicted of the aggravated murder of Frank Munz, of 5394 Richman Road. A key issue Read More…

Kenneth L. Blair

Kenneth L. Blair, 48, of Cinnamon Lake, Ohio, passed away suddenly Saturday, February 2, 2013 at Ashland Samaritan Hospital. He was born June 22, 1964 in Lodi to Cecil and Glenda (Rogers) Blair. He graduated from Cloverleaf High School in 1983, and had lived in Medina, before moving to Cinnamon Lake 12 years ago. Kenneth Read More…

Joanna Belle Harkness Cartledge

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Joanna Belle Harkness Cartledge, 90, the oldest citizen of Middle Bass Island, died Monday, January 28, 2013 in Seville, Ohio. She was the daughter of the late Charles and Lily (Brown) Harkness of Vestaburg, Pennsylvania, and Detroit, Michigan, she was born May 26, 1922. Joanna was preceded in death by her devoted husband of 69 Read More…

Marvin Hall

Marvin Hall, 85, of Medina, passed away Sunday, February 3, 2013. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Services are being arranged by Waite & Son Funeral Home, Medina.

Christine T. Galdun

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Christine T. “Tootsie” Galdun, 82, of Sterling, died Friday, February 1, 2013 at her residence. She was born July 24, 1930 in Clarence, Pennsylvania to Andrew and Anna (Drapcho) Botson, and lived in Brook Park before moving to Sterling in 1992. Christine was a Homemaker and worked for American Greetings for 13 years. She was Read More…

Up to 4 inches of snow expected today in Medina County

The National Weather Service of Cleveland has issued a Winter Weather Advisory from 9 a.m. until 10 p.m. today for Medina County. Snow accumulation throughout the day is expected to be between 2-4 inches, and the high temperature today should reach 21 degrees, according to the NWS report. An additional 1-2 inches of snow is Read More…