Archive for April 25th, 2013
HARRISVILLE TWP. — An 86-year-old Lodi woman was seriously injured in a 6 a.m. crash on state Route 83 on Wednesday.
Sgt. Cliffton Dowell of the Medina post of the Ohio Highway Patrol said Esther Green was traveling south in a 1998 Mercury Mystique when her car went left of center near Kennard Road.
The car struck …Read More
Anyone interested in disposing of unused, unwanted and expired medication can do so Saturday at three locations in Medina County during National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day.
“Prescription drug abuse is a real consideration in Ohio, our county and across the nation,” said Brian Nowak, executive director of the Medina County Drug Abuse Commission.
“This gives people the …Read More
MEDINA TWP. — A drunken driving checkpoint last weekend netted five arrests.
Brunswick Police Lt. Brian Ohlin said 622 cars passed through the checkpoint, held 9 p.m. to midnight Friday on state Route 18, east of River Styx Road.
Two of the five arrests were made at the checkpoint. The other three occurred during saturation patrols in …Read More
Thursday, April 18
6:30 a.m. — Joseph V. Martovitz, 31, Cleveland, served at the Medina County Jail with warrants charging him with failure to appear and failure to comply.
3:30 p.m. — Kerrie A. Shisila, 32, Parma, charged with theft from a business in the 3400 block of Center Road.
Friday, April 19
4:50 p.m. — Tyrell A. …Read More
Shirley J. Swartz, 87, passed away Wednesday, April 24, 2013. She was born January 5, 1926 in Medina, to the late Dr. Marion and Yvonne (McNeal) Garver.
Shirley graduated from Medina High School May 25, 1943. She formerly worked for Highs Jewelry and Rice’s Dress Shop. Shirley became a member of the United Church of Christ …Read More
Mary E. Plues, 81, of Brunswick, passed away peacefully Wednesday, April 24, 2013, in her home. She was born to Edgar and Rhoda (nee Smith) Robertson in Huntington, WestVirginia.
Mary enjoyed playing bingo, doing crossword puzzles, knitting, quilting, and reading her weekly Star Magazine.
She is survived by her beloved husband of 63 years, Charles Sr.; loving …Read More
Gail Bradley, 57, of Medina, passed away suddenly.
Arrangements are pending. Carlson Funeral Home, 3477 Medina Rd., Medina, will be assisting the family at this most difficult time.
Kaidon Andrew Stamper, 9, of Creston, went peacefully to be with the Angels, while in the arms of his mother on Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at his home.
Kaidon was born October 24, 2003 in Akron and loved watching cartoons, being read to, and hearing his grandpas sing “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star”. He will be greatly …Read More
Virginia Schwager (nee Beeman), 82, entered into rest, surrounded by her family, Monday, April 22, 2013. She was born November 27, 1930 in Cleveland, to John and Helena Pszczolkowski.
Virginia was a library aid at Hinckley Elementary and was a member of the Richfield Seniors.
She was the beloved wife of the late Joseph M. Schwager; mother …Read More