Archive for February 12th, 2013
By Andrew Welsh-Huggins
COLUMBUS — Four more Ohio districts removed poor-performing students from their rolls, state Auditor David Yost said Monday in the final step of his investigation into a practice by schools to improve performance ratings.
More than 70 schools or districts also had attendance reporting errors, though these didn’t appear to be purposeful, Yost said.
The …Read More
The North Ridgeville man who took a loaded handgun and four knives to a showing of “The Dark Knight Rises” last year, just weeks after the movie theater massacre in Aurora, Colo., has pleaded guilty to two counts of carrying concealed weapons.
But Scott A. Smith, 38, refused to plead guilty to a …Read More
Charles A. Beganyi, 65, passed way.
He was the beloved husband of 40 years, to Rosemary (nee Kessler); loving father of Michael (Jennifer), Anne Mann (Nicholas), Stephen, Elizabeth Naugle (Andrew) and Sarah Bowman (Jeremy); cherished grandfather of Nick, Dominic, James, William, Ava, Charlie Anne and Angelina; dearest son of the late Charles and Mary (nee Bednar); …Read More
Era Robinson Thurston, 97, of Medina, passed away Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at the Medina Village Retirement Center. Mrs. Thurston was born May 6, 1915 in Utica, New York to Pacifico and Carmella Alfonsi.
Era grew up in Niles, Ohio, and graduated from Niles McKinley High School in 1933. After graduation, Era attended Spencerian Business College …Read More
Arline R. Berger, 85, of Brunswick, passed away Sunday, February 10, 2013. She was born in Cleveland on February, 17, 1927 to Mryron H. and Amy F. (nee Pollock) Buehrig.
She loved her family and special friends. She will be missed by her sons, Raymond (Martha), Steven (Sassy), Richard “Larry”; daughter, Karen (Carlo) Accardi; 12 grandchildren; …Read More
Mary K. Hauck, 91, passed away Monday, February 11, 2013, in Medina, at Western Reserve Masonic Community. Mary was born in Fremont, March 19, 1921, to Tully Columbus and Nancy Jane Tucker. Her family moved to Marblehead, where she eventually met and married Harold D. Hauck, Sr. on November 1, 1942.
Mary and Harold moved to …Read More