February 11, 2016


Browns: Richardson prepared to be true feature back

Trent Richardson’s role as workhorse was never in doubt. After season-ending injuries to Montario Hardesty and Dion Lewis, it couldn’t be more obvious. When the Browns cut the roster to 53 on Saturday, they kept Chris Ogbonnaya and Brandon Jackson as the only backup running backs. The grouping didn’t last long, as Bobby Rainey (5-foot-8, Read More…

Tribe Monday: Masterson injured in 7-2 loss to Orioles


CLEVELAND — The Indians dropped a game Monday to fellow American League wild-card competitor Baltimore. That’s bad. They also lost their ace, Justin Masterson. That’s worse. Kicking off a crucial homestand in highly forgettable fashion, Cleveland was pummeled 7-2 by the Orioles. Masterson departed in the second inning after sustaining an injury to his left Read More…

Brunswick woman, 65, to pursue acting career in L.A.

“Everybody’s encouraging me to pursue this. I know it gives me joy and has gotten me on to the next phase of my life," said Lois Bell, a 65-year-old Brunswick woman who's decided it's the optimal time in her life to move to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career. (COURTESY PHOTO)

Lois Bell has been waiting a long time to take her dream of becoming an actor all the way to Hollywood. The 65-year old Brunswick resident is hopping a plane to Los Angeles today with plans to stay for a few months during the rigorous process of auditions in the nation’s No. 1 place to Read More…

50th Anniversary – Crislip

Roger & Joyce Crislip

Roger and Joyce (Donathen)Crislip were married August 27, 1963 in Akron.Both are retired from Wadsworth City Schools. The couple has three daughters,nine grandchildren and five great grandchildren.Retirement has allowed them to travel and enjoy gardening,golf and bowling.They are active in First Baptist Church, Seville.

Graduation – Stygles

Nicholas Stygles

Nicholas Stygles, 2005 graduate of Medina High School and 2009 graduate of Arizona State University, received his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Virginia School of Medicine on Sunday, May 19,2013.While at the University of Virginia, he served as the President of the Pediatric Medicine Club, spent a month working at the Hospital Read More…

50th Anniversary – Surrarrer

Yvonne & Morris Surrarrer

Morris and Yvonne Surrarrer of Lodi will celebrate their 50th anniversary on September 14, 2013. They were married in 1963 at United Church in North Fairfield,Ohio. They have lived Lodi for the past 50 years. Morris worked for Invacare for 23 years before he and his wife started their own excavating business.Yvonne owned and operated Read More…

Engagement – Silvestri – Guk

Sheila Silvestri & Sebastian Guk

Christina and Lawrence Gukof Brunswick Hills are pleased to announce the engagement of their son, Sebastian, to Sheila Silvestri, daughter of Frances and the late Fernando Silvestrio f Brunswick. Sheila is a graduate of the University of Akron with a Bachelors of Science in Dietetics and Certificate in food and nutrition from Bowling Green. Sebastian Read More…

Iva L. Whitehead


Iva L. Whitehead, 105, of Litchfield, passed away Friday, August 30, 2013 at Wooster Community Hospital. She was born January 4, 1908 in Accident, Maryland, to the late John and Anna (Shievel) Fratz. Iva was a resident of Litchfield since 1936. She was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Valley City, Litchfield -York Read More…

Larry A. Shanabrook

Larry A. Shanabrook, 64, of Tiffin, died Friday, August 30, 2013 at the Fremont Memorial Hospital Emergency Room. He was born January 25, 1949 in Dover, Ohio to Andrew L. and Betty L. (Moore) Shanabrook. Traunero Funeral Home and Crematory, Tiffin, handled arrangements, (419) 447-3113.