July 25, 2014

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Father tells son’s story to dissuade other children from suicide

Richard Baab

Note: This story is part of a larger piece, focusing on the effectiveness of laws and school policies surrounding the reporting of teens who may be suicidal. • To see the main story, click here. • For resources on who can help if you or someone you know is considering suicide, click here. • To read Read More…

Gas utility seeks land in Lafayette, Litchfield townships

About 100 residents in Lafayette and Litchfield townships have received letters in the last week from Columbia Gas Transmission seeking to store natural gas beneath their property. Columbia owns and operates 11 gas storage fields in Ohio, including the Wellington field that covers parts of Medina and Lorain counties. Cavities between rock formations, left empty Read More…

Man, 79, has rape trial delayed to undergo assessment

Robert Law

MEDINA — The trial of a 79-year-old Medina man accused of molesting two children, scheduled to start this week, was postponed for a second time to determine whether he’s mentally and physically fit to stand trial. Robert D. Law, a notary who lives at 4898 Century Oak Circle, had his trial before Medina County Common Read More…

Thomas George Mach

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Thomas George Mach, 65, of Lodi passed away Monday, July 22, 2013, at Akron General Medical Center. He was born in Cleveland on October 24, 1947, to Frank and Rosemary Schmitz Mach and had resided in Lodi for the past 16 years. Thomas was a 1965 graduate of Strongsville High School and had worked as Read More…

Kerry W. Clark

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Kerry W. Clark, 63, of Montville Township, passed away Tuesday, July 23, 2013, at Medina Hospital Cleveland Clinic Emergency Room. He was born in Charleston, West Virginia, to RL and Elizia Clark December 1, 1949. Kerry was owner of his trucking company. He received the Carnegie Metal in 2000 for his heroic heroism efforts. He 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…

Judy B. Kiley

Judy B. Kiley, 74, of Sullivan, passed away Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at Hospice House of North Central Ohio in Ashland. On May 27, 1939 in Long Island, New York, Mrs. Kiley was born to Jack S. and Ruth (Banks) Booz. She had been employed at the Elyria Chronicle Telegram and provided Home Healthcare for Read More…

Joan C. Lawrence

Joan C. Lawrence (nee Ryba), 80, of Medina, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 23, 2013. She was born December 15, 1932, to the late Stanley, Sr. and Mary (nee Bajorek) Ryba in Cleveland. Joan was an active parishioner at St. Martin’s and also enjoyed polka dancing along with being a member and Queen of Read More…