Archive for July 15th, 2013
Arts Week kicks off today in Medina County, with a week of free concerts and art-themed children’s activities.
Jim Gilder, vice president of the Medina County Arts Council, said this year’s festival has a bigger selection of events than usual.
“It keeps expanding, and this year it’s got more bookings than ever before,” he said.
On Thursday night, …Read More
HOUSTON — Dwight Howard has a new team and catchy new nickname.
“He’s not Superman anymore. He’s Rocket Man now,” longtime Rockets broadcaster Bill Worrell said Saturday as he introduced the team’s major free agent acquisition.
CLEVELAND — Starting pitcher Justin Masterson will be very busy this week, soaking in every moment — and taking part in every activity — in New York as he makes his first trip to the MLB All-Star Game.
Taking that into consideration, Indians manager Terry Francona is giving his ace an extended break.
Left-hander Scott Kazmir (Friday) …Read More
LOUDON, N.H. — Stuck in a hospital bed, Brian Vickers wanted to live another day.
Once he recovered, he hungered for a competitive ride.
Once he landed a solid seat, well, Vickers simply had to win.
Even when life tossed obstacles in Vickers’ path, his …Read More
SAN DIEGO — Tim Lincecum walked into the San Francisco Giants’ clubhouse late Sunday morning and, yes, his right arm was still attached to his body.
That was no small matter, considering that Lincecum threw 148 pitches in his first career no-hitter Saturday night.
The Freak, indeed.
While he was still trying to put his no-hitter into perspective, …Read More
GULLANE, Scotland — This already is shaping up as a yellow British Open.
Golf’s oldest championship returns to Muirfield after a wet spring that was ideal for growing thick grass, followed by a dry summer that has yielded three “F” words that are ideal for a links course.
Firm. Fast. Fiery.
The yellow hue of the fairways and …Read More
CLEVELAND — When Tim Collins pitches for the Kansas City Royals, good things happen for the Indians.
Asdrubal Cabrera delivered a go-ahead, two-run double off Collins in the sixth inning Sunday, propelling the Tribe to a 6-4 victory over Kansas City.
CLEVELAND — Lonnie Chisenhall kept his head up when he was handed a ticket back to the minor leagues in May.
The Indians are glad he did.
Chisenhall’s first career grand slam was the key hit in Saturday night’s 5-3 win over the Kansas City Royals.
The sixth-inning drive off Jeremy Guthrie broke open a 1-0 game and …Read More
This summer is the 10th year of CAMEO’s musical productions at …Read More
Many people say politics is like the famous adage about the weather: Everybody talks about it, but nobody can do anything about it.
A number of Medina County public officials think that’s a copout. They say you can change how the government operates by getting elected to office.
Preparing citizens to run for elected office is the …Read More