December 22, 2014

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Once-missing Cleveland women happy to be home

A missing poster still hangs on a tree at the home where Amanda Berry, one of three women rescued from a home owned by Ariel Castro, is staying in Cleveland on Saturday. (ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOTO)

The three women allegedly imprisoned and sexually abused for years inside a padlocked Cleveland house asked for privacy Sunday, saying through an attorney that while they are grateful for overwhelming support, they also need time to heal. Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus, and Michelle Knight remain in seclusion, releasing their first statements since they were found Read More…

Eleanor T. Herman

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Eleanor T. Herman (nee Salamon), 88, of Medina, passed away Saturday, May 11, 2013, in Medina. She was born in Cleveland, to John and Anna (Findrick) Salamon, on March 31, 1925. Eleanor loved spending time with her family. She was an avid Bingo player and enjoyed gardening, garage sales and her monthly Parma School Reunions. Read More…

Donald Hollingshead

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Donald Hollingshead, 90, of LaGrange, passed away Friday, April 19, 2013, at Medina Hospital. Don was born August 22, 1922 in Detroit, Michigan, the son of the late William G. and Grace (Briggs) Hollingshead. Don retired from General Motors, Flint Michigan Plant in 1977, where he was a truck driver for the Chevrolet Plant; he Read More…

Suzanne P. Kirkham

Suzanne P. Kirkham, 83, went to be with Lord Thursday, May 9, 2013. Sue was born June 10, 1929 in Columbus, to the late Harold and Dorothy (Lennon) Kirkham. She graduated from Miami University in 1951. Sue formerly taught 5th grade at Heritage Elementary School from 1951 to 1989, as well as teaching for the Read More…

Michael Singleton

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Michael Singleton, 65, of Medina, passed away Friday, May 10, 2013 at his home in Medina, surrounded by his family. He was born in Cleveland, to Russell and Maureen (nee Kane) Singleton on March 12, 1948. Michael was CEO of Computer Data Source and loved spending time with his family. He enjoyed traveling, especially to Read More…

Walter H. Hoehn, Jr.

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Walter H. Hoehn, Jr., “Big Wally” of Medina, entered into rest Sunday, May 12, 2013, surrounded by his family. He was born in Cleveland to Walter and Bertha (nee Longo) Hoehn on April 17, 1947. He married the love of his life, Judith (nee Esson) on December 14, 1968. Walter was the manager of Detroit Read More…

Gary Kruszewski

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Gary Kruszewski, 65, passed away suddenly and went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, May 9, 2013. He was born August 31, 1947, in Cleveland, to the late Al and Pearl (nee DeMarco) Kruszewski. Gary retired as an iron and sheet metal worker and was a member of Local 33. Gary, devoted husband Read More…

Indians 4, Tigers 3: Tribe takes 2 of 3 in Detroit, tied for 1st in Central

DETROIT — Terry Francona’s Cleveland Indians passed their first test against the defending American League champions. They beat Justin Verlander on Saturday night and rallied against Jose Valverde on Sunday. When it was over, Cleveland had taken two of three from the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Pinch hitter Mark Reynolds had a tiebreaking single Read More…

Golf: Tiger Woods triumphs at The Players after Sergio Garcia sinks at 17

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — A weekend filled with sharp words between Tiger Woods and Sergio Garcia came down to one last showdown Sunday in The Players Championship, this one staged across the water in a tiny, terrifying section of the TPC Sawgrass. Tied for the lead with two holes to play, Woods kept his Read More…

NASCAR: Matt Kenseth enjoys latest win after overcoming obstacles

DARLINGTON, S.C. — Matt Kenseth has rarely been more pleased in victory than he was this weekend at Darlington Raceway. Maybe that’s because of what he overcame to achieve the win. Kenseth has long been one of NASCAR’s stars, a past champion with two Daytona 500 titles. But the 41-year-old racer has found a new Read More…