October 20, 2014

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Exiting Brunswick city manager reflects on tenure

Brunswick Mayor Gary Werner, left, presented outgoing City Manager Jim Lukas with a plaque commemorating his service at Monday's Brunswick City Council meeting. Lukas has taken a job in Sharonville, Ohio and his last day in office is Friday. (LOREN GENSON)

As City Manager Jim Lukas serves his final days in office this week, he reflected on his 2½ years in Brunswick. “When I came to Brunswick, it was my hope that I would remain here much longer,” he told City Council on Monday night. Lukas has taken a job in Sharonville, a suburb of Cincinnati. Read More…

Scholarships, dean’s lists, diplomas, military

Following is a list of local high school scholarship winners as well as college dean’s list recipients and graduates. Scholarships Mark J. Sutherland Memorial Rotary Scholarship: Four area students were presented with these competitive scholarships, worth $1,000 each — Nicholas Bavaro, Medina; Kouri Weber, Buckeye; and Adam Holowecky and Ashley Lengel, Highland. Recipients exemplify academic Read More…

Medina police log for July 24

Medina police Tuesday, July 16 4:07 p.m. — 700 block Miner Drive, green card reported stolen or missing. 7:18 p.m. — 600 block Wadsworth Road, theft of a Nokia Lumia cell phone reported. Wednesday, July 17 1:59 p.m. — 1100 block Lafayette Road, stolen bracelet reported. 4:18 p.m. — 400 block E. Homestead St., Apple Read More…

Richard Dean Matthews

Richard Dean Matthews, 67, of Ocala, Florida, passed away Friday, June 21, 2013 at his home. He was born October 23, 1945 in San Antonio, Texas to Gordon and Lila Matthews. Rick grew up in Chatham, and graduated from Cloverleaf High School in 1963. He later moved to Elyria. He was the owner and operator Read More…

Walter “Judge” Robb, Jr.

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Walter “Judge” Robb, Jr., 82, a lifetime resident of Hinckley, passed away peacefully Saturday, July 20, 2013. He was born September 1, 1930, in Hinckley, to the late Walter A. and Eudora (Stine) Robb, Sr. Walter proudly served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and retired as Chief of Operations for the Cleveland Read More…

Sherry Lee (Roth) Ostroswski

Sherry Lee (Roth) Ostroswski, 65, of Seville, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, July 22, 2013 in Medina. She was born on December 8, 1947 in Berea, to Fred Carl and Rosalie Joan (Edwards) Roth. Sherry was employed as the secretary for the Log Cabin Gun Shop in Lodi, for 36 years, and her work was Read More…

Carol M. Theys

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Carol M. Theys, 72, of Montville Township, passed away Sunday, July 21, 2013. She was born April 30, 1941, to Edward and Helen (nee Walther) Harvanec in Cleveland. Carol and Felix were married and raised their four children. They loved to travel. Carol enjoyed reading, gardening, painting and sharing her amateur interior decorating skills with Read More…

Charles R. Mull, Jr.

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Charles R. Mull, Jr., 62, of Florida, formerly of Brunswick, passed away Friday, February 8, 2013. The son of the late Charles and Opal (nee Byers) Mull, he was born November 12, 1950. “Charlie” served in the U.S. Army. He was a paratrooper with the 101st Airborne Division, serving two tours in Vietnam. He is Read More…