Archive for May 13th, 2013
CLEVELAND — One brilliant pitching performance did not deserve another for the Indians on Monday at Progressive Field.
A sparkling outing from ace Justin Masterson led Cleveland to a 1-0 victory in the opening game of a doubleheader against the Yankees. The celebration was short-lived, however, as pitching presented a problem in a 7-0 loss in …Read More
Soccer has been good to Bruce Miller. From getting a chance to play for the Canadian National Team to playing and coaching at the professional level, the Brunswick resident has experienced more than most can dream about.
The lifetime of stories makes all the bumps and bruises worth it.
“I had a good run, but I was …Read More
ELYRIA — While Wadsworth freshman Noah Baughman was the lone Medina County wrestler to lock up a spot on the Ohio team that will travel to the national tournament in July, most of the area’s competitors at the Greco Roman and freestyle state tournaments found success this weekend.
“I’m very excited at the thought of wrestling …Read More
NEW LONDON — Three meet records out of four event wins proved to be the perfect combination for Cloverleaf’s girls track team Saturday as it clinched the team title at the Bob Knoll Invitational.
Led by a pair of record-setting victories from Ashley Murray, the Colts compiled 117 points to beat out Keystone (112). Black River …Read More
Three was the lucky number for Medina’s boys tennis team at the Northeast Ohio Conference Valley Division Tournament.
The Bees finished third in the team competition and earned individual third-place showings in all five championship brackets on Saturday.
Solon (57 points) and Hudson (48) claimed the top two spots, while Medina (28), Shaker …Read More
With bone-chilling temperatures in the 40s, Sunday’s annual Mother’s Day wildflower hike at Allardale Park in Granger Township was one for the record books.
“It’s a record temperature for a Mother’s Day hike,” said Dan Bertsch, chief …Read More
The Canton Repository
CANTON — Rosemary Rubin talks romantically about the Lincoln Highway — the country’s first transcontinental road.
The nostalgia. The memories. The original brick remnants. The way the road can work as a time machine into the past.
That’s why Rubin and her husband, Bob Lichty, have headed the planning of the 2013 Lincoln Highway 100th Anniversary …Read More
DAYTON — An Ohio nonprofit organization will manage a contest for NASA that’s aimed at helping drones fly safely in civilian airspace.
NASA said Friday that it selected the nonprofit Development Projects Inc. in Dayton to run the competition involving unmanned aerial vehicles — better known as drones.
The contest is expected to draw at …Read More
Race horse breeding is on the upswing after years of decline as gambling rules are allowing tracks to add slots-like gambling that will pump millions into the Ohio’s horse industry.
Some tracks are renovating to add the video terminal games while others are building new entirely tracks.
It all means more money for horse racing.
“We’re just seeing …Read More