November 24, 2014

Medina
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County to share pipe burden with property owner

MEDINA — Medina County commissioners Monday approved sharing the cost of replacing a storm water drainage pipe in Brunswick Hills Township that has caused flooding on Boston Road. A narrow drainage pipe on Richard Lehnecker’s property, 4700 Boston Road, has been contributing to flooding across the road, which is the county’s border with Strongsville, in Read More…

Browns: Chud comes to Brandon Weeden’s defense

Brandon Weeden

BEREA — The Browns turned 0-1 into 0-5 last year, 0-3 in 2010, 0-4 in 2009 and 0-3 in 2008. Since 2005, the only times an opening loss became a winning record were during the 10-6 season of 2007 and at 2-1 in 2011. No wonder some fans are in a rush to forecast road Read More…

Cleveland transit to donate last trolley car to railway museum

Car 12, the last Cleveland street trolley, is arriving this week to the Northern Ohio Railway Museum in Westfield Township. (COURTESY PHOTO)

The Northern Ohio Railway Museum is bringing the last Cleveland trolley car to Medina County. The Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority board of trustees passed a resolution July 13 to donate that car, along with two others, to the museum, 5515 Buffham Road, halfway between Gloria Glens Village and Seville, in Westfield Township. Museum Director Read More…

Girls soccer: Blue Devils rally twice in first half behind midfielder

Wadsworth's Hannah Studenic, left, and Brunswick's Miranda Alzarraq go up for a header during the first half. (RON SCHWANE / GAZETTE)

BRUNSWICK — After posting arguably the biggest win in program history Saturday, the Brunswick girls soccer team’s task was to avoid a letdown Monday. In a non-league game that featured an early scoring frenzy, the Blue Devils did just that, fighting their way to a 2-2 non-league draw with Wadsworth at Judy Kirsch Stadium. It Read More…

Lafayette Twp. zoning fixes needed for tech park, officials say

LAFAYETTE TWP. — Medina County Commissioner Adam Friedrich said zoning changes are needed to attract businesses to a proposed economic development district in the University Center Innovation Park. “There are some light industrial companies that we could attract with only slight modifications to the zoning language,” Friedrich said. University Center Innovation Park, located along Technology Read More…

Tribe: Ubaldo stays hot, strikes out 10 over seven innings

Indians starter Ubaldo Jimenez allowed one run and struck out 10 over seven innings. (AP PHOTO)

CLEVELAND — The Indians won a game the hard way Monday night at Progressive Field. Cleveland was outhit by Central Division rival Kansas City and endured a shaky effort from its bullpen, yet still was able to notch a 4-3 victory in the series opener between a pair of American League wild-card competitors. The Indians Read More…

Brunswick homeowners’ howling puts billboard on hold

The businessmen who hope to erect a large electronic billboard on Interstate 71 in Brunswick have dropped their application for a zoning variance in the face of growing opposition from homeowners. “We have withdrawn our request for the variance and will be refiling to give time to address community concerns,” said Cal Wible, a partner Read More…

Estell Imogene Naylor

Estell Imogene Naylor, 70, of Medina, passed away Sunday, September 8, 2013. Estell was born September 23, 1942 in Webster Springs, West Virginia, to the late Hurley and Sarah (Miller) Gregory. She retired from HWI, where she was a controller. Estell enjoyed crocheting, picnics, fishing and gardening. She was a member of Beaver Run Community Read More…

Marion D. Hollan

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Marion D. Hollan, 86, of Medina, passed away Sunday, September 8, 2013. Marion was born September 15, 1926 in Cleveland, to the late George and Edna (Cooper) Dedrick. She was the loving mother of James (Paula) Dedrick of Medina; dearest grandmother of Jason Dedrick of Eugene, Oregon and Marny Mazzarella of Bowling Green, Ohio; loving Read More…

Carol Lee Gardner

Carol Lee Gardner, 77, of Brunswick, passed away Saturday, September 7, 2013 after a lengthy illness. She was born in Cleveland on June 23, 1936, to David and Katherine Smith. She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Ronald D. Gardner of Brunswick; sons, Mark J. Gardner, Dale R. Gardner; grandsons, Thomas, Matthew, Joshua Read More…