Archive for May, 2013
LAFAYETTE TWP. — The University of Akron’s Medina County University Center is hosting a series of workshops designed to teach residents the ins and outs of running for public office, such as for the local school board or township trustee.
Medina County Commissioner Steve Hambley, one of the workshop speakers, said the focus will be nonpartisan.
“Candidate …Read More
BRUNSWICK — A grant will fully fund the restoration of Healy Creek in Venus Park, but it won’t do much to alleviate the flooding concerns of local residents.
City Engineer Ryan Cummins hosted a public meeting Thursday to detail plans for the $390,800 project intended to improve the water quality in Healy Creek before it enters …Read More
Thursday, May 23
1:57 a.m. — 100 block Simcox St., police responded to a reported domestic fight. Christopher George, 24, 173 Simcox St., Wadsworth, arrested on a domestic violence charge.
Friday, May 24
2:51 a.m. — Interstate 71, a vehicle was stopped for speeding on I-76 near Exit 9. Craig A. Sharfenberg Jr., 40, of Monroeville, Ohio, …Read More
Joseph R. Korzan, 24, of Brunswick, unexpectedly passed away Tuesday, May 28, 2013. He was born September 17, 1988, to Raymond and Deborah (nee Herring) Korzan in Elyria.
Joseph enjoyed riding his bike, competing in BMX races and playing the drums.
He is survived by his loving mother, Deborah (Robert) Brooks; brothers, Matthew, Steven, Anthony and Justin; …Read More
Donna E Sheppard, 83, of Evans, Georgia, formerly of Polk, died Tuesday May 28, 2013, at University Hospital in Augusta, Georgia. She was born July 5, 1929 in Polk, Ohio, the daughter of Earl and Edna (Hines) Niswender.
She was a homemaker all her life. She had been employed at Myers Pump in Ashland for seven …Read More
LITCHFIELD TWP. — A third rabid bat has been discovered this spring in a Medina County home.
The animal was found in a home on Norwalk Road near the Litchfield Circle on Friday.
The Medina County Health Department reports that there was a potential for exposure to people and pets. The department sent the bat to the …Read More
Kyle Burson off the field is the same as Kyle Burson on the field.
In street clothes, the Brunswick senior is highly intelligent, grounded and hard-working, …Read More
CANTON — A lot has changed since May 2.
On that Thursday afternoon in Brunswick, Mentor’s baseball team won 3-1 in Northeast Ohio Conference River Division play. The Blue Devils managed seven hits against St. Bonaventure recruit Danny Trimble, but a lack of clutch hitting and two unearned runs were their undoing as Kyle Michalik lost …Read More