Archive for August 12th, 2013
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 said.
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 can opt in …Read More
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 block …Read More
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 23,433 …Read More
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
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
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 tough for …Read More
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, Jr.; …Read More
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 Morrissette; …Read More
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, where …Read More