April 16, 2014

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Golf: Tiger Woods’ year changed after the Masters

Tiger Woods

Imagine how different it might have been for Tiger Woods if not for one perfect shot. Major championships always have a signature moment. Adam Scott’s 20-foot birdie putt on the 18th hole at Augusta National that led to a green jacket. Justin Rose’s pure 4-iron hit onto the 18th at Merion. Phil Mickelson’s 3-wood to Read More…

Bornino trial: Attorney says bullets can’t be connected to defendant

Mark Bornino

MEDINA — The attorney for a 53-year-old Montville Township man accused of hitting two houses with bullets from an assault rifle told a jury Tuesday that police can’t prove who fired the shots. Mark Bornino, of 5544 Windfall Road, and a friend were arrested Jan. 16 after police found them firing an AK-47-type, semi-automatic rifle Read More…

Tennis: Grizzlies get win 4-1 against Medina

Coach Pete Hoffmann

MEDINA — Two new faces are about to burst onto the Medina High girls tennis scene, but this day belonged to the Wadsworth Grizzlies. Kristy Nichol’s team won third-set tiebreakers at both doubles spots Tuesday to record a hard-fought 4-1 non-league victory over the Bees in the season opener for both schools. “What a great Read More…

Browns: Weeden still in battle for starting job

Browns quarterback Brandon Weeden will not be handed the starting job yet. Coach Rob Chudzinski said he hasn’t made a decision on the starter. (AP PHOTO)

BEREA — Brandon Weeden has taken every snap with the first team beginning in the spring and continuing through training camp. He went 10-for-13 for 112 yards, a touchdown and a 127.7 rating in the preseason opener, leading two drives for 10 points. Coach Rob Chudzinski wants to see more. “There’s a point where I Read More…

Medina police log for Aug. 14

Medina police Tuesday, Aug. 6 8:50 p.m. — 200 block Westgrove Court, bicycle reported stolen from a driveway. Wednesday, Aug. 7 2:18 p.m. — 1300 block Gold Crest Drive, cell phone and stereo equipment reported stolen from a Ford Escape. Thursday, Aug. 8 1:56 a.m. — Robert J. Chech, 26, 520 Birch Hill Drive, A13, Read More…

Tribe Tuesday: McAllister ends drought with 5-2 win against Twins

MINNEAPOLIS — Zach McAllister won for the first time in almost three months, Ryan Raburn homered and the Indians beat the Minnesota Twins 5-2 on Tuesday night. Cleveland had lost seven of its last eight and posted a 6.00 ERA during that stretch. Coming off his worst start of the season on Thursday against Detroit, Read More…

Jeannette B. Yagl

Jeannette B. Yagl, (nee Kostal), 73, of North Royalton, passed away Saturday, August 10, 2013. Jeannette was most proud of her children, grandchildren and her great grandchildren. Her home was always open to all family and friends. She knew how to throw a great party, with plenty of homemade food and bakery. Jeannette retired from Read More…

Jeffrey S. Andrukat

Jeffrey S. Andrukat, 57, of Valley City, passed away Thursday, August 8, 2013, with his family by his side. He was born to Helen (nee Abram) and the late Harry Andrukat on October 27, 1955. An amazing, loving son, brother, father, husband and friend, he especially enjoyed his time at Willow Bend, boating and fishing. Read More…

Robert Hall Brown

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Robert Hall Brown, 93, passed away Monday, August 12, 2013, in Medina. He was born June 11, 1920, in DuBois, Pennsylvania, to the late William Gibson and Vivian Hall Brown. Bob graduated from Muskingum College in 1942. He entered the U.S. Navy upon graduation as a fighter pilot in the Pacific during WWII, and was Read More…

Linda M. Mejac

Linda M. Mejac, 66, of Medina, passed away Monday, August 12, 2013. She was born March 19, 1947 in Cleveland. Linda will be remembered for her outstanding cooking, finding treasures at garage sales and flea markets, being an avid reader and a sound tech and lyricist. Linda was a devout catholic and enjoyed spending time Read More…