October 24, 2014

Medina
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Sheriff’s Office finds possible pathway to ‘cloud’

Tom Miller

MEDINA — Casino revenues would pay most of the cost for a Sheriff’s Office software upgrade aimed at saving the county money in the long run. Medina County commissioners tasked County Administrator Chris Jakab last week with finding money in this year’s budget to convert the Sheriff’s Office to a “cloud” Internet server based in Read More…

Firecracker maker gets probation for ‘bowl of explosives’

Peter Ferrante

MEDINA — A Brunswick man convicted of making homemade firecrackers in his garage will spend two years on probation, a judge ordered Monday. Peter J. Ferrante, 33, of 1490 W. 130th St., pleaded guilty in May to two felony charges stemming from having a “cereal bowl full” of explosives — black gunpowder, sulfur and potassium chlorate Read More…

Get advice in person from the Gazette’s Coupon Queen

Rachel Krych

MEDINA — The Coupon Queen is coming to the Medina Library. Rachel Krych, who writes the coupon column for The Gazette’s Accent section every Tuesday, will teach a class Wednesday on how to save money with coupons. See this week’s column on page B1 Krych, an Elyria resident, will talk about using coupons effectively, how Read More…

Carrie S. (Cook) Marcinko

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Carrie S. (Cook) Marcinko, 48, of Medina, passed away Saturday, June 22, 2013. She was born January 24, 1965 in Medina. Carrie worked as a teller at U.S. Bank. She along with her husband, Ronald, were the chapter directors for and enjoyed traveling with the Gold Wing Road Riders Association. Carrie loved family functions, wine Read More…

Mildred Jean “Mickey” Finkel

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Mildred Jean “Mickey” Finkel, 78, of Wellington, passed away Sunday, June 23, 2013 at University Hospital, Cleveland, following a short illness. She was born January 22, 1935 in North Ridgeville, to the late Clarence and Catherine (nee Taylor) Hamker. She married Alvin B. Finkel on June 11, 1954 and he preceded her in death in Read More…

Mildred Jean “Mickey” Finkel

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Mildred Jean “Mickey” Finkel, 78, of Wellington, passed away Sunday, June 23, 2013 at University Hospital, Cleveland, following a short illness. She was born January 22, 1935 in North Ridgeville, to the late Clarence and Catherine (nee Taylor) Hamker. She married Alvin B. Finkel on June 11, 1954 and he preceded her in death in Read More…