October 25, 2014

Medina
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Brunswick election: City officials vow to fix side streets

Pat McNamara

BRUNSWICK — City officials are hoping a promise to spend most of proposed levy’s revenue on neighborhood streets will persuade voters to pass the issue this fall. The 10-year, 1.2 mill levy is on the Nov. 5 ballot. Street Supervisor Pat McNamara has promised 75 percent of the $800,000 the levy would bring in each Read More…

Browns: Dud debut for new coach Chudzinski

Browns quarterback Brandon Weeden is sacked by Miami defensive tackle Randy Starks. (AP PHOTO)

CLEVELAND — Rob Chudzinski jogged off the field Sunday and into the tunnel that leads to the Browns locker room. The postgame speech he had visualized would have to wait. Instead, he was about to deliver the same talk given by Chris Palmer, Butch Davis, Romeo Crennel, Eric Mangini and Pat Shurmur before him. It Read More…

Tribe Sunday: Dice-K holds Cleveland in check

CLEVELAND — The Indians signed Daisuke Matsuzaka in the offseason to potentially win games for them. The Japanese right-hander with a fabled Boston playoff history wound up helping another team beat them instead. Released after spending the majority of the season in Cleveland’s organization but pitching at Triple-A Columbus, Dice-K sliced and diced Indians hitters Read More…

Visitors cross time and space along Medina’s Public Square

Ron Svoboda, portraying Squire Frazier, tells the story of the first burglary of the Medina County Courthouse. Frazier was a night watchman for the courthouse. One night, "ruffians" attacked Frazier and tied him up. They broke in and tried to crack the treasurer's safe, but failed. The burglars later were identified as Charles "Blinky" Morgan and his gang. NICK GLUNT/GAZETTE

Almost 800 people took a stroll through Medina’s historic Public Square this weekend — and they got to see history come to life. Medina County Show Biz Company actors, portraying six historical figures, told patrons of A Walk with Spirits of the Past about the settlement of the area, the creation of the first county Read More…

Jean M. Post

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Jean M. Post, 92, of Medina, passed into her Lord’s arms Friday, September 6, 2013 following a lengthy illness. Jean was born January 18, 1921 in Lorain, to the late Irvin and Emma (Wargo) Kienzle. She was a longtime member of the United Church of Christ Congregational, member of Westfield Group Country Club, member of Read More…

Victor J. Pezzuti

Victor J. Pezzuti passed away Saturday, September 7, 2013 surrounded by his family. He was born March 29, 1951 in Butler, Pennsylvania, to Michael and Mary (nee Wishart) Pezzuti. Victor enjoyed the Rock-n-Roll Hall of Fame, art museums, fishing and Blues music. He will be dearly missed by his mother, Mary; brother, Michael (Renee) Pezzuti; Read More…

Carl Edward McCracken

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Carl Edward McCracken passed away Saturday, September 7, 2013, at his home. He was born April 27, 1942, in Kent, Ohio. Carl was the son of the late William E. and M. Margaret (Dorn) McCracken. He resided in Brunswick for 45 years. Carl owned Western Lakes and worked 11 years in the Parma School District Read More…

Petar “Pete” Pastor

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Petar “Pete” Pastor, 67, of Brunswick, passed away Friday, September 6, 2013, in Middleburg Heights. He was born January 22, 1946 in Yugoslavia, to the late Antal and Vera (Lucic) Pastor. Pete was a tool and die tradesman for GM for over 30 years. He was a longtime member of UAW Local 1005, Brunswick Eagles Read More…