Archive for July 2nd, 2013
WESTFIELD CENTER — More than half of the field at the 90th Ohio Open Championship Monday afternoon finished their opening rounds.
The rest of the competition will have to wait until this morning to wrap up their round.
CLEVELAND — Los Angeles Lakers power forward Earl Clark has become the Cavaliers’ first target in free agency.
The 6-foot-10, 225-pounder is scheduled to work out today at Cleveland Clinic Courts, according to a Twitter post from his agent, Kevin Bradbury. Clark’s visit with the Cavaliers was first reported by Sean Deveney of Sporting News.
Chris Paul’s answer was brief, just like his time on the free agent market.
“I’M IN!!!” he wrote Monday on Twitter.
He will be staying with the Clippers, the longtime losers he helped turn into a division champion in just two seasons.
Dwight Howard will need more time to think.
Free agency opened Monday in the NBA …Read More
George Sipple | Detroit Free Press
TORONTO — The offensive struggles continued for the Detroit Tigers. And now they’re in second place in the AL Central.
This time, they were baffled by knuckleballer R.A. Dickey and fell behind 5-0 after three innings en route to an 8-3 loss on Canada Day in front of a sellout …Read More
The Medina Board of Education declined to approve two contracts, totaling more than $400,000 in year-end spending, at a meeting where two of the five board members were absent.
The contracts were on the agenda at a special 9 a.m. meeting Friday — the last business day of the 2012-13 fiscal year.
The larger contract …Read More
Eastlawn Memory Gardens isn’t the only area cemetery victimized by scrap metal thieves.
Five days before a 300-pound bronze plaque with the names of 100 veterans was discovered stolen from the Brunswick cemetery, 33 bronze vases were reported taken from Hope Memorial Gardens on Center Road in Hinckley Township.
WADSWORTH TWP. — The Medina County Drug Task Force raided a house on Beech Drive and arrested a 59-year-old man after reporting finding a large amount of marijuana and hashish.
Ronald W. Keyser, of 10031 Beech Drive, was charged with trafficking in drugs.
The task force executed a search warrant at the home shortly after 9 p.m. …Read More
MEDINA — A 55-year-old Chippewa Lake man pleaded not guilty Monday to allegedly burning down his own home in December.
Robert C. Buck, who lived at 372 Craggy Creek Drive, was arrested June 17 and charged with aggravated arson, a first-degree felony punishable by up to 11 years in prison.
According to reports, a neighbor …Read More
Medina Schools has received recognition for excellent financial reporting from a professional association of government financial officers.
The district received a certificate of achievement for excellence in financial reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada for its 2012 comprehensive annual financial report.
Medina Treasurer Jim Hudson said the award helps the …Read More