September 22, 2014

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Montville to vote on renewal of fire levy

MONTVILLE TWP. — Township voters in the May 7 primary will see a 1.3-mill, five-year renewal levy to pay for fire protection services on the ballot. Montville Township trustee Jeff Brandon said the levy is a renewal and will not increase property taxes. The township contracts with the city of Medina for fire services. The Read More…

Proposed crimefighting drones draw criticism in Dayton

CINCINNATI — An aerial surveillance system proposed to help deter crime in Dayton is drawing concerns from a civil liberties group and residents who fear it would violate individuals’ privacy rights. Some Dayton residents and officials with the American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio are worried about the surveillance video that would be recorded by Read More…

COLUMN: Surveys on Gazette’s website annoying but necessary

I’ve heard a few complaints — thankfully, very few — about the Google surveys that appeared on The Gazette’s website starting last month. You have my sympathy. I don’t like being asked if I’ve purchased a breakfast sandwich from 7-Eleven in the last four weeks before I can read one of our stories. But a Read More…

Man injured in crash with house

HINCKLEY TWP. — A 23-year-old man was injured Thursday when his pickup went off the road and crashed into a house. Sebastian M. Zlotkowski, of Hinckley Township, was driving a silver 2006 Dodge Ram pickup east on Babcock Road about 12:45 p.m., according to the Medina post of the Ohio Highway Patrol. He failed to Read More…

Margaret Dorothy Jeffers

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Margaret Dorothy Jeffers, 79, of Creston, died Wednesday morning, April 10, 2013 in Largo, Florida, following a battle with Alzheimer’s Disease. Margaret was born June 16, 1933 in Lodi, the daughter of the late George H. and Dorothy (Keener) Emerson and married Wendel “Jim” Jeffers on January 31, 1953. Jim preceded her in death on Read More…

Andrew “Andy” J. Doyle

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Andrew “Andy” J. Doyle, 50, of Akron went home to be with the Lord on Friday, April 12, 2013 after a courageous battle with cancer. Andy was born April 17, 1962 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He graduated from Churchill High School and received his Bachelor’s Degree from California University of Pennsylvania, and was a member of Read More…

Arlene F. Young

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Arlene F. Young, 73, passed away Friday, April 12, 2013 at Hospice of Medina County surrounded by her loving family. She was born February 9, 1940 in Detroit, Michigan to the late Gerald and Bridget (Judge) Heaney. Arlene was a homemaker and member of Holy Martyrs Catholic Church. She was a consummate grandmother, she enjoyed Read More…

Jesse M. Millner

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Jesse M. Millner, 86, of Medina, passed away Saturday, April 13, 2013. He was born in Bellefontaine, Ohio, to John and Lillian (nee Sargent) Millner. Jesse and Janice E. Gordon were married on October 22, 1946, together for over 66 years. He served in the United States Army during WWII. He continued serving his community Read More…