Archive for July 18th, 2013
The experience of playing at the U.S. Youth Soccer National Championships last summer was something Medina’s Olivia Sency and Sydney Leckie won’t forget.
After earning a second trip to nationals, which start Tuesday in Overland Park, Kan., the mindset is different for the Medina tandem and their Under-15 Ambassadors Football Club teammates.
CLEVELAND — The Cavaliers will be short-handed today in their first-round game in the Las Vegas Summer League championship tournament.
Power forward Kevin Jones and point guard Chris Quinn are out with concussions, leaving Cleveland without two NBA veterans — and two members of its 2012-13 roster — for the duration of the event.
The seventh-seeded Cavaliers …Read More
The sights, sounds and pageantry of high school football are rapidly approaching.
To help fill the 43-day void, take some time to chew on these Medina County fun facts, version 2.0.
• Seville’s head coach in 1948, John Maskas, was selected by the Buffalo Bills in the 10th round of the All-American Football Conference Draft and the Boston …Read More
WADSWORTH — Growing up just outside Findlay gave Brad Musgrave the feeling of comfort when he visited a city with small-town atmosphere.
Though he was happy as athletic director at Napoleon for the past 11 years, the opportunity to lead a Division I school with an intense sense of community was too much to ignore.
As such, …Read More
The designated hitter turned 40 this year.
Fittingly, it’s having sort of a mid-life crisis.
Never before …Read More
BEREA — Reggie Hodges has spent eight years punting in the NFL, the last four of them with the Browns.
Now, he plans on grooming the next generation of punters, kickers and off-the field leaders in Northeast Ohio.
On Friday, Hodges will hold the inaugural sessions of the Hodges Kicking Academy at Lou Groza Field …Read More
The Medina County District Library is suing six companies in county common pleas court over a faulty roof that resulted in the closing of a third of the Lodi Library in 2011.
The lawsuit, filed last week, lists defendants as David Milling Inc., of Ann Arbor, Mich.; Cavanaugh Building Corp., of Akron; The Cincinnati Insurance Co., …Read More
LODI — The 2013 Lodi Sweet Corn Festival kicks off today with some classic events, some new exciting features and the return of an old favorite.
The 32nd annual installment of the festival celebrates the local sweet corn harvest and the community.
MEDINA — Discount Drug Mart, with corporate headquarters in Medina, plans to add 30 jobs at a planned call center in the city over three years, beginning in 2014.
City Council approved a job creation grant with the company at a special meeting Monday.