Archive for August 13th, 2013
The Federal Elections Commission has dismissed a complaint against U.S. Rep. Jim Renacci, R-Wadsworth, filed by the Ohio Democratic Party in October alleging illegal coordination between Renacci’s re-election campaign and the Congressional Leadership Fund, a conservative fundraising group.
The complaint stems from the Renacci’s campaign Committee’s decision to pull $850,000 in television spots reserved for the …Read More
HINCKLEY TWP. — Padua senior Nick Schley works at Pine Hills Golf Club. Brunswick and Highland call it their home course.
It’s not hard to figure out who dominated Monday at the Brunswick Tee-Off Classic, as Schley won medalist honors and the Blue Devils and Hornets finished 1-2 in the 13th edition of the reincarnated tournament.
It wasn’t the opening round Parker Hewit wanted Monday at the 113th U.S. Amateur Championship in Brookline, Mass., but the local product is still in the hunt.
Heading into today’s final round of stroke play before the field is cut to 64 competitors, Hewit overcame some tough holes and sits in a tie for 58th place.
At 29, Drew Saylor is the youngest manager in professional baseball.
But when the Tri-City Dust Devils won just six of their first 23 games in his inaugural …Read More
BEREA — The No. 3 cornerback almost qualifies as a starter in today’s pass-happy NFL. Offenses use three- and four-receiver sets so frequently, the nickel back can be on the field for as many as 80 percent of the defensive snaps.
Almost isn’t good enough for Buster Skrine.
“Everybody wants to be a starter in the league,” …Read More
MINNEAPOLIS — Andrew Albers threw a two-hitter in his second career start and the Minnesota Twins backed him with a pair of home runs to beat the Indians 3-0 Monday night.
Albers (2-0) allowed just two singles, walked none and struck out two.
Brian Dozier and Trevor Plouffe homered to help the Twins win for …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
Anthony Merleno, 88, passed away Saturday, August 10, 2013, in Medina, of natural causes. He was born June 25, 1925, in Parma, to the late Antoinette (nee Falcetano) and Joseph Merlino.
Anthony served his country in WWII in the U.S. Navy and was honorably discharged in 1945. He was a 60 year member of the Ohio …Read More
Lynette R. Gray, 92, of Lodi, died Sunday, August 11, 2013 at Burbank Parke Care Center in Burbank, Ohio. She was born in Strongsville on December 21, 1920, to Leland and Rose (Brasse) Heazlit.
She graduated from Chatham High School and spent her entire married life in Lafayette Township. She was a member of the Lafayette …Read More
Merri Helene Karecki (nee Nichols), 69, of Medina, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family and loved ones. She went home to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ Wednesday, August 7, 2013.
Merri was the beloved wife of 46 years to Edward J.; loving and devoted mother of Edward J. and Lisbeth H. Karecki; treasured …Read More