April 23, 2014

Medina
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Judge tells man with drug charges to get act together

Justin Pressley

A judge on Monday warned a Norton man who pleaded no contest to having chemicals used to produce methamphetamine that prison was a real possibility if he didn’t get his act together. Justin R. Pressley, 31, was charged with eight counts of illegal assembly or possession of chemicals for the manufacture of drugs, third-degree felonies Read More…

Clerk of courts website again on the fritz

David Wadsworth

For the second time in three weeks, the Medina County Clerk of Courts website has malfunctioned. Both times, the clerk’s website allowed visitors to view dockets for court cases as normal, but documents like indictments, civil complaints and attorneys’ motions were unavailable. This time, the site, www.co.medina.oh.us/clerk, has been malfunctioning since Friday. “We’re expecting to Read More…

Church’s 25-foot cross bedeviled by woodpeckers, weather

The Triumph of Two Hearts Shrine will stand without its cross until enough money is raised to purchase a new one. ANDREW DAVIS/THE GAZETTE

Parishioners at Our Lady of Grace Church were forced by weather, woodpeckers and other pests to remove the 25-foot wooden cross that stood at the apex of the Triumph of the Two Hearts shrine on Tuesday. The Hinckley Township church has been renovating the shrine, which stands on the corner of the church property, 1088 Read More…

Brunswick police log for June 6

Brunswick resident charged with OVI BRUNSWICK — A city woman was charged with operating a vehicle while impaired and leaving the scene of an accident after police said she crashed into a construction site and left the scene around 10:25 a.m. Sunday, according to a Brunswick police report. Jill Stazzone, 33, of 4175 Rolling Hills Read More…

Neal M. Strouf

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Neal M. Strouf, 81, of Medina, passed away Tuesday, June 4, 2013. He was born June 10, 1931 in Two Rivers, Wisconsin, to the late May and Leon Strouf. Neal graduated from Two Rivers High School and Marquette University. He served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict. Neal worked for Formrite Read More…

Ora Belle Frost

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Ora Belle Frost, 86, of Medina, passed away Monday, June 3, 2013. She was born June 12, 1926 in Racine, Ohio, to the late Everett and Ethel (Harris) Palmer. Ora was a former cafeteria worker for the Medina City School System for 15 years. She was the beloved mother of Edward (Pam) Frost, Leonard (Linda) Read More…

Patricia Lee Woolsteen

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Patricia Lee Woolsteen, 53, of Medina, passed away from a massive heart attack Sunday, June 2, 2013. She was born March 4, 1960 in Berea. Patricia was a Deputy Registrar for the Title Bureau, she also worked at RPM for 20 years and the Sherwin Williams Company. She truly loved life, family, friends, and her Read More…

Janice Fisher

Janice Fisher, 73, of Cleveland, passed away Monday, June 3, 2013. She was born November 20, 1939, to the late Donald and Phillis (nee Famageltto) Morley in Wattsburg, Pennsylvania. Janice is survived by her loving children, Christopher (Debbie) Saylor, Robin (Thomas) Valenti, Steve (Wanda) Fisher and Tanya Fisher; treasured grandchildren, Jonathan (Stephanie), Amanda (Limberg) Rojas, Read More…

Steve J. Bohai

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Steve J. Bohai, 89, of Hinckley, passed away Tuesday, June 4, 2013. He was born in Cleveland, on November 13, 1923 to George and Julia (nee Samoila) Bohai. Steve served as Staff Sergeant in Asiatic-Pacific Theater Southern Philippines with the United States Army. He married Katherine (nee Rempel) who passed away on January 11, 2003. Read More…

Daryl John Manke

Daryl John Manke, friend to many and beloved brother, passed away Tuesday, May 28, 2013 in Ft. Myers, Florida. He was born September 27, 1972, and spent much of his life in Medina and Northeast Ohio. A man of many talents, he loved watching and playing sports of all kinds, was a tire expert, and Read More…