Archive for June 20th, 2013
WADSWORTH — The Medina County Drug Task Force discovered a “pop-bottle” methamphetamine lab in Bird Street Park near an elementary school early Wednesday.
Responding to a call from Wadsworth police, task force officers found a black garbage bag filled with chemicals used in the manufacture of methamphetamines, and a portable meth lab in the form of …Read More
BRUNSWICK — A proposed apartment complex at the corner …Read More
MEDINA — Every year, cardiac arrest injures 200,000 Americans outside hospitals.
If that happens to someone at the Medina County Courthouse, a life now could be saved thanks to devices donated Wednesday by Medina Hospital and the Medina County Bar Association.
RITTMAN — A fire at an Ohio Avenue house early Tuesday morning left its owner homeless.
Rittman volunteer firefighters responded to 82 E. Ohio Ave. six minutes after receiving the call at 3:50 a.m. and found the entire front of the home engulfed in flames.
Fire Chief Don Sweigert said homeowner Tim Colter was asleep in a …Read More
MEDINA — Hundreds of street rods will roll thunderously through Public Square from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today and Mayor Dennis Hanwell will pick his favorite, kicking off the third annual Ohio Nationals competition and car show.
On Friday, the car show will be in full swing at the Medina County Fairgrounds where a host …Read More
MEDINA — A Parma man accused of firing an assault rifle that sent bullets into two Montville Township homes in January had his trial postponed Monday.
R. Daniel Volpone, 45, of Parma, is charged with firing a gun over a public road, a third-degree felony. His trial was rescheduled from June 24 to July 29 because …Read More
Brunswick Hills Township police
Tuesday, May 28
11:53 p.m. — Joshua A. Haynes, 31, of 4025 Foskett Road, Medina, was charged with OVI and failure to control after police reported he crashed his car in the 4200 block of Foskett Road, striking a utility pole.
Saturday, June 8
4:55 p.m. — Brenda S. Fialko, 59, of 3829 Fernwood Drive, …Read More
Daniel “Danny” Goldsmith, 71, of Medina, formerly of Litchfield, passed away Monday, June 17, 2013 in the Ohio Veterans Home, Sandusky, following a long illness.
“Still waters run deep” would best describe Dan. A quiet man, he loved and cared for his family deeply. One of five children, he grew up in Litchfield.
Dan took to heart …Read More
Jim DiLeonardo was born and raised in Cleveland. He was a proud U.S. Marine, who died suddenly Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at the age of 53 in Oklahoma.
Jimmy was the son of Marilyn and Frank (deceased); brother of Skip (Diane), Michael (Sally), Anthony (Donna), Paula (Jeremy) and Susan (deceased); father of two, Jenica and Jenell; …Read More
Martha Ruth McMahon, 89, of Lafayette Township, passed away unexpectedly at her home Saturday, June 8, 2013. She was a good woman with a great spirit and a kind heart.
She was born February 22, 1924, in Warrensville Hts., to Harold and Eva (Johnson) Deeks and grew up there, graduating from Orange High School. She resided …Read More