April 19, 2014

Medina
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2 men plead not guilty to weapons charges

Mark Bornino

MEDINA — A Medina County judge barred two men from possessing weapons as long as they’re facing trials for unintentionally hitting two Montville Township homes with bullets fired from an AK-47 assault rifle in January. R. Daniel Volpone, 45, of Parma, pleaded not guilty Monday to a charge of firing a gun over a public Read More…

Brunswick Applebee’s to raise funds for muscular dystrophy

BRUNSWICK — Staff at Appleebee’s, 1421 Town Center Blvd., is pitching in to help raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. The restaurant is hosting Brunswick’s Got Talent show at 6 p.m. Wednesday. “We have singers, belly dancers, rappers and a harpist,” said Laura Williams, Applebee’s general manager. “All of them are Brunswick residents who Read More…

Medina County Court Log for March 5

The following people appeared in Medina County Common Pleas Court on Monday, according to county Prosecutor Dean Holman: • Joshua Jones, 24, Douglas Avenue in Mansfield, was sentenced to nine months in prison on one count of sale of dangerous drugs and one count of trafficking in drugs, fourth-degree felonies. • Emily Price, 21, Chestnut Read More…

Ohio’s fourth casino opens in Cincinnati

By Amanda Lee Myers CINCINNATI — The last of four voter-approved Ohio casinos announced its opening with a bang on Monday, as fireworks exploded over downtown Cincinnati, club music boomed through the streets and thousands of die-hard gamblers and curious first-timers poured inside. After more than two years of construction — and about four years Read More…

Wedding – Weiler – Dionisio

Rebecca & Dave Dionisio

Wedding bells chimed Saturday, July 28, 2012, for Dave and Rebecca Dionisio! Father Tony Sejba and Deacon Joseph Loutzenhiser officiated the ceremony, and Rachel Weiler, Maid of Honor, and Dean Chance, Best Man, attended the bride and groom at St. Francis Xavier Church. A reception was held at the Blue Heron. The couple honeymooned in Read More…

Engagement – Wolfe – Santelmann

Kristen Wolfe & William Santelmann

Kristen Marissa Wolfe and William James Santelmann will be united in marriage May 2013 at Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Doylestown, Ohio. The bride to be is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Wolfe of North Lawrence, Ohio. She is a 2006 graduate of Our Lady of the Elms High School and Read More…

Engagement – Wentz – Enlow

Brad Enlow & Jackie Wentz

Jackie Wentz and Brad Enlow announce their Engagement! Pastor Joe Burkhardt will officiate a May 18, 2013 Wedding at Brunswick United Methodist Church. A reception will follow at Vell’s Party Center Gala Hall. Jackie is the daughter of Jack and Debbie Wentz of Medina. She is a 2006 graduate of Cloverleaf High School, and a Read More…

Barbara Jean (Gibbs) Elliott

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Barbara Jean (Gibbs) Elliott, born August 1, 1926, in Medina, passed away in Mount Dora, Florida, after a short illness, Thursday, February 28, 2013. Her parents were Edward C. Gibbs and Mabel Deuble Gibbs. She was married June 29, 1946, to high school sweetheart Russell (Ted) Elliott. She was a member of First Christian Church, Read More…

David C. Wheeler

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David C. Wheeler, 63, of Medina, went to be with the Lord Friday, March 1, 2013. He was born May 8, 1949, to Robert and Jane (nee Miller) Wheeler in Columbus. David worked as a representative for the New York Life Insurance Company. He was also a member of Fairlawn Lutheran Church. David is survived Read More…

Lewis “Bob” Neely

Neely, Lewis

Lewis “Bob” Neely, 82, of Seville, passed away Friday, March 1, 2013 at Hospice of Medina County in Medina. He was born March 24, 1930 in Wadsworth, to Lewis Robert and Ruth Ann (Proper) Neely. Bob married Ruth May Davis on April 4, 1957. He served in the U.S. Air Force and was employed at Read More…