October 22, 2014

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Girls tennis: Deimling happy to be part of Medina team

First singles player Emma Deimling feels right at home as a member of the Medina girls tennis team. (GAZETTE PHOTO BY RON SCHWANE)

The way Emma Deimling sees it, she has the best of both worlds. The 14-year-old freshman is playing first singles for the Medina tennis team while continuing to be home-schooled by parents Joya Matheus and Keith Deimling, who have told their only child she can enroll in school if she ever has the desire. “At Read More…

Browns: Team is thin at DB

AP Cleveland cornerback Buster Skrine tackles the Colts’ Reggie Wayne in a preseason game. With an injury-riddled defensive backfield Skrine needs to step up when the Browns host the Dolphins Sunday in the season opener.

BEREA — Cornerback Joe Haden expects to follow speedy Miami Dolphins receiver Mike Wallace all over the field Sunday in the season opener. That takes care of one worry for the Browns. The bigger concern is what happens when Miami quarterback Ryan Tannehill throws away from Haden. Buster Skrine will get the start on the Read More…

Tribe Wednesday: Indians hit luck patch, beat Orioles 6-4

Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Zach McAllister wipes the sweat from his forehead in the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, in Cleveland. McAllister pitched 4 and 2/3 innings and gave up five hits and four runs. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

CLEVELAND — The Indians, boosted by a good-luck chicken and a pair of RBIs from both Yan Gomes and Ryan Raburn, beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-4 Wednesday night. Cleveland pitcher Justin Masterson carried a live chicken on to the field for batting practice. The bird, supplied by clubhouse workers from an area farm, was a Read More…

Brunswick police log for Sept. 5

Pot plant found in Pumpkin Ridge park BRUNSWICK — A 5-foot-tall marijuana plant was removed from Pumpkin Ridge park after it was discovered by a city employee on Friday. According to a Brunswick police report, an employee cutting the grass at the Grafton Road park around noon discovered the plant among tall weeds and plants Read More…

Dr. Joseph R. Kasa

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Dr. Joseph R. Kasa, 85, passed away Sunday, August 18, 2013at Hospice of Medina. He was born October 5, 1927 in Cleveland, to the late Ralph and Ruth (Turek) Kasa. Joe served his country proudly in the U.S. Army and graduated from Case Western Reserve Dental School. Joe had dental practices in Hudson, Locust Dental Read More…

James Michael Matia

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James Michael Matia passed away at Life Care Center of Elyria on Tuesday, September 3, 2013, at the age of 83. Jim was born in Cleveland, to Margaret and Andrew Matia on July 7, 1930. He graduated from Benedictine High School in 1948. He worked alongside his wife, owning and operating the Grafton Department Store Read More…

Linda Marie Justice

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Linda Marie Justice, 60, of Creston, died peacefully in her sleep, Tuesday, September 3, 2013. She was born November 6, 1952, in Cleveland to Edward and Katherine (Zeh) Thompson. She married Freddie Justice October 6, 1973. He survives. She was a 1972 graduate of West Tech High School and retired in December 2012 from the Read More…

Sharon L. Dull

Sharon L. Dull, 70, of Chatham Twp., passed away Monday, September 2, 2103 at her home. She was born in Akron on November 10, 1942, to Frank M. And Lillian A. Burgner Centa and had resided in Chatham for the past 35 years. She was a Norton High School graduate and had been employed by Read More…