April 19, 2014

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Cavs: Kyrie mum on max, but he’s happy

Kyrie Irving

INDEPENDENCE — With 260 starry-eyed kids and many of their parents looking on at Independence High School, Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving took the microphone Saturday morning at his annual basketball camp and assured everyone he has no plans to leave Cleveland. “I’ll be here awhile, so everybody get used to my face,” the 21-year-old Read More…

Municipalities to talk business development team-up

MEDINA — City Council will meet with Lafayette Township trustees tonight to discuss forming a Joint Economic Development District. “This meeting is really fundamentally to agree on the paperwork,” said Bryon Macron, Lafayette Township trustee. Macron said the agreement will be similar to a one that the city has with Montville Township. In Montville, businesses Read More…

Browns: Rookie Barkevious Mingo’s motor impresses team

BEREA — Barkevious Mingo never stopped. In his NFL preseason debut Thursday night, Mingo did a lot of good things. He sacked the quarterback (although it was erased from the stat sheet when the Browns accepted a penalty), had two quarterback hits, made a special teams tackle, helped Travis Benjamin down the sideline with a Read More…

Tribe Sunday: Indians find some magic, forge victory against Angels

CLEVELAND — With their season on life support in the sixth inning Sunday at Progressive Field, the Indians broke out the defibrillators. Cleveland was on the verge of losing its seventh straight game and being swept on the homestand before rallying to overcome the Los Angeles Angels 6-5 in front of a win-starved crowd of Read More…

Man, 23, arrested in rash of burglaries near Valley View

Brandon Ball

WADSWORTH — Police say they have arrested the man responsible for a series of burglaries and break-ins in the neighborhood around Valley View Elementary School. Brandon T. Ball, 23, of 210 Knollwood Drive, was taken into custody Friday and charged with one count of burglary, a second-degree felony. Police Lt. Robert Wyrick said additional charges Read More…

Golf: Hewit prepping for biggest event of his young career

Parker Hewit

BROOKLINE, Mass. — Throughout the course of his career, Parker Hewit has played in countless events and tournaments. None of them compare to what today has in store as the Westfield Center native will take part in the 113th U.S. Amateur at The Country Club in Brookline, Mass. “Nothing I’ve ever played in even comes Read More…

PGA Championship: NE Ohio native takes home the trophy

Jason Dufner poses with his wife Amanda after winning the PGA Championship. (AP PHOTO)

PITTSFORD, N.Y. — Jason Dufner finally cracked a smile, raised both arms and gave a slight pump of the fist, saving all that emotion for a big occasion. He won the PGA Championship. Dufner played the kind of golf that wins majors Sunday with a steady diet of fairways and greens that made it too Read More…

Thomas W. Sharratt

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Thomas W. Sharratt, 92, passed away Thursday, August 8, 2013. Tom was born July 25, 1921 in Brownsville, Pennsylvania to the late William and Alice (Swoger) Sharratt. He was a self-employed attorney. Tom served his country in the U.S. Navy during WWII. He was the beloved father of Cheryl Szekelyi and Thomas W. (Sarah) Sharratt, Read More…

Marilyn J. Morrissette

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Marilyn J. Morrissette, 78, of Medina passed away in her home on Saturday, August 10, 2013 after a 3 year battle with cancer. She was born to Ralph and Dorothy Pritchard in 1935. Marilyn graduated from Medina High School in 1954. She was a proud Veteran of the U.S. Navy. In 1958 she married Ron Read More…

Carol J. Ensor

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Carol J. Ensor, 75, went to be with our Lord on Friday, August 9, 2013. She passed away peacefully at Hospice of Medina County. Carol was born October 4, 1937 in Kalamazoo, Michigan to the late Carl and Kathryn (Vere) Smith. Her family moved to Toledo, and then to her father’s hometown of Lyons Ohio, Read More…