Archive for March 22nd, 2013
The Browns added depth Friday at two positions of need.
And they continue to explore outside linebackers.
Tight end Kellen Davis and cornerback Chris Owens signed one-year deals, the team announced.
Davis could challenge for a starting spot, joining Jordan Cameron, Gary Barnidge and Brad Smelley in the mix at tight end. Owens will compete with …Read More
DIf someone would have told Brunswick swimmer Lizzy Gehlmann three years ago that she would be the school’s first female state qualifier, she would have thought that person was joking.
Swimming was the furthest thing from Gehlmann’s mind. She was more into doing splits and toe touches.
MEDINA — Don’t let the age fool you.
The Medina County Sports Hall of Fame may be getting older, but it’s also getting better.
The reservoir of worthy inductees is still deep, as evidenced by the class of 2013.
The six-member class, which was announced Thursday, includes a little bit of everything and also a lot of one …Read More
A family is keeping the tradition of making maple syrup alive on its township farm and it may break its own record this year.
Tom Indoe said maple syrup has been produced at his family’s farm on Richman Road in Harrisville Township since about 1940. Indoe’s grandfather Kenneth Indoe, a former Medina County commissioner, helped to …Read More
Phil Dawson’s parting message was full of gratitude and graciousness.
“I appreciate all the love and the fan support,” he said. “I leave Cleveland with nothing but positive feelings and love for the place, a lot of great experiences there, great relationships there.”
Dawson initiated and held a conference call with Cleveland-area media Thursday, two days …Read More
MEDINA — The Medina Board of Education will meet today and tomorrow to conduct interviews for the seat on the board left vacant by the retirement of Dr. Robert Wilder.
The board has 17 applicants and will conduct private interviews with each starting at 5:30 p.m. today in the conference room at 140 W. Washington St., …Read More
LAFAYETTE TWP. — Township trustees are expected to vote on a possible Joint Economic Development District with the city of Medina at a 10 a.m. special meeting today, officials said.
Trustee Lynda Bowers said there’s been discussion for years about a potential JEDD, which would apply Medina’s 1.25 percent income tax to township businesses in exchange …Read More
MEDINA — A New York state resident who drove more than 200 miles to Medina on Thursday for his arraignment in Medina County Common Pleas Court was told to return in two weeks because he disrespected the judge.
Michael S. Walker, 34, of Cheektowaga, N.Y., is accused of possessing more than 1,200 untaxed cigarettes, a fourth-degree …Read More
The North Ridgeville man caught carrying a loaded handgun and four knives into a Westlake movie theater last year was sentenced Thursday in Cuyahoga Common Pleas Court to six months in prison.
Scott A. Smith, 38, pleaded guilty last month to two counts of carrying concealed weapons. He refused to plead out to having weapons under …Read More
Friday, March 15
6:28 p.m. — Walmart, 222 E. Smokerise Drive, theft committed by a juvenile employee reported.
6:54 p.m. — Target, 1183 Williams Reserve Blvd., report taken on three boys smashing a gallon of milk on the floor.
Saturday, March 16
1:43 a.m. — 100 block E. Walnut St., windshield reported smashed.
2:31 a.m. — Brandon L. Davis, …Read More