December 17, 2014

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United Way hosts annual meeting Tuesday

MEDINA — The United Way of Medina County will host its 84th annual meeting 11 a.m. Tuesday at Weymouth Country Club. The event will include a networking and partner agency fair at 11 a.m., lunch at 11:30 a.m. and speakers noon to 1 p.m. Speakers will include United Way President Randy Stepp, who is the Read More…

Medina’s Police Specials Unit provides valued service to city

MEDINA — How much has the Medina Police Specials Unit saved the city over the years? Try multiplying the 77,988 hours they put in as volunteers over the past 21 years by any reasonable wage and see what you get. Mayor Dennis Hanwell said the Specials Unit officers help keep the city safe without breaking Read More…

Today is last day for voter registration

Today is the deadline to register to vote for the May 7 primary election. Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted said voters who have moved since the last election need to update their voting address by today if they plan to vote. Voter registration forms are available at the secretary of state’s website, MyOhioVote.com, and Read More…

PHOTO: Getting a jump on a spring day in the park

Lisa Aydemir, 3, gets a boost from her aunt, Eylem Chriqui, on Thursday at the basketball court at the JUMP playground at Medina's Memorial Park. Chriqui, of France, was visiting family in Medina. (GAZETTE PHOTO BY LOREN GENSON)

Tribe snaps out of slump with big day vs. Tampa ace

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Indians couldn’t score a run off novice starter Alex Cobb on Saturday night, but they pounded Tampa Bay Rays ace David Price for eight runs Sunday afternoon. The scientific explanation? That’s baseball, with apologies to all the sabermetricians in the audience. After struggling through 20 scoreless innings, the Tribe offense Read More…

Diane Renee Johnson

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Diane Renee Johnson, 49, of Westfield Township, passed away Saturday, April 6, 2013 at Hospice of Medina County. She was born August 3, 1963 in Lodi, to Richard and LeeKay (DeVaul) Farnsworth. She grew up in Chippewa Lake and graduated from Cloverleaf High School in 1981. She was an accountant for Corrpro in Medina for Read More…

Stella Garnett

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Stella Garnett (nee Beck), of Brunswick, entered into rest Thursday, April 4, 2013, in Middleburg Hts. She was born April 23, 1927 in Brownsville, Pennsylavania, to Robert and Mary Agnes (nee Abbott) Beck. Stella was a homemaker and a punch press operator. She loved traveling and spending time with her family, grandchildren and great grandchildren. Read More…

Emogene Johnson

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Emogene Johnson, 85, of Medina, passed away Sunday, April 7, 2013, surrounded by her family. She was born August 26, 1927 in Morrisvale, West Virginia, to George and Grace (nee Morris) Huffman. Emogene enjoyed her garden and her flowers, crocheting and bowling. She is survived by her loving children, Gene (Dee) McQuerry, Darlene (Lee) Harsh, Read More…

Edwin A. (Ted) Schneider, Jr.

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Edwin A. (Ted) Schneider, Jr., 85, of Medina, passed away Friday, April 5, 2013. He was born January 21, 1928 in Akron, to Edwin Sr. and Lillian (nee LeClerq) Schneider, both deceased. Edwin is survived by Gloria (nee Tann) Schneider, his beloved wife of 62 years; children, Mark (Lynn) Schneider, Gretchen (Michael) Nahas and Gail Read More…

Carl E. Pettry

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Carl E. Pettry, 58, of Oberlin, passed away Saturday, April 6, 2013 at his residence, after a lengthy illness. Carl was born in Cleveland on June 6, 1954. He was Baptized at the Jesus Church in Cleveland. Carl proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam era. He attended college and studied Read More…