Archive for April 11th, 2013
CLEVELAND — Carlos Santana told manager Terry Francona he wanted to play tonight in the series opener with Central Division rival Chicago.
Francona said the catcher won’t, but he believes Santana’s words are an indicator he is close to returning to the lineup after taking a fastball off his left hand while catching. He was forced …Read More
The Browns and Eagles traded backups Thursday, renewing Cleveland CEO Joe Banner’s relationship with his former team and adding speed to the Browns’ group of running backs.
Dion Lewis, 22, joined the Browns in exchange for linebacker Emmanuel Acho, a sixth-round pick last year who missed the season with a knee injury.
Lewis is 5-foot-8, 195 pounds …Read More
COLUMBUS — After years and years of getting a cold shoulder from the city of Cincinnati, Ohio State’s football team is taking its act on the road to the Queen City.
Call it a spring thaw.
The Buckeyes will wind up their 15 spring practices Saturday at Paul Brown Stadium, home of the Bengals, while work is …Read More
MEDINA — The Medina school board Wednesday night named Douglas Adamczyk to replace former board President Charles Freeman.
Adamczyk, 41, is a regional director of mortgage sales for First Priority Financial, managing a branch office on North Court Street. A five-year resident of the school district, he holds a bachelor’s degree in management.
“I’m thrilled …Read More
MEDINA — The Medina City school board is asking voters whether they should keep the 5.9-mill levy on the May primary ballot or hold off until the November general election.
“We are eager to hear from community members what should be done about leaving the levy on the ballot or postponing it,” board President Karla Robinson …Read More
MEDINA — A Sharon Township man pleaded no contest Monday to stealing nine automobiles and falsifying 10 auto titles since October 2011.
Matthew S. Collier, 34, of 7389 State Road , is scheduled for a May 20 sentencing on the charges: tampering with government records, a third-degree felony; nine counts of grand theft auto and breaking …Read More
WADSWORTH — The Wadsworth Police Department are sponsoring a free, week-long summer camp for children, ages 10 to 13.
The 2013 Wadsworth Safety Forces Summer Camp will be held at Wadsworth Middle School, 150 Silvercreek Road, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. for five days from June 24 to June 28.
Camp activities will include …Read More
Why did the turkey cross the road?
A woman driving on Hanover Drive thought the police might know.
Just after 12:40 p.m. Wednesday, a Medina Police dispatcher reported over the radio that a woman had called and said that a turkey was walking alone down the street.
“She didn’t know that turkeys walk around, I …Read More
Brunswick Police Department
Thursday, April 4
12:39 p.m. — Joseph M. Creadon, 29, of 1763 Stoneybrook Drive, Apt. 201, Brunswick, was served with a warrant for a probation violation from Medina Common Pleas Court and served with warrants from North Olmstead and Elyria after he was arrested at his home.
5:47 p.m. — Carolyn M. Pesta , 40, …Read More