Archive for September 26th, 2013
LODI — A 40-year-old Burbank man was arrested Wednesday morning and charged with receiving a stolen motor vehicle — less than a week after a Medina County judge found him incompetent to stand trial on another car theft charge.
It was the third time Eugene A. Riffle had been found incompetent in two decades.
The …Read More
CLEVELAND — The Indians wrapped up the home portion of their regular-season schedule Wednesday night with a 7-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox in front of 30,942 raucous fans.
It’s up to the Tribe whether it has played its final game of 2013 at Progressive Field.
Cleveland embarks on a four-game series in Minnesota that begins …Read More
MEDINA — Medina city Police and the Medina County Sheriff’s Office may combine their two radio dispatch centers.
Medina Mayor Dennis Hanwell gave a presentation on the idea at a meeting Wednesday to representatives from City Council, Montville and Medina townships, the Medina Police Department, Sheriff’s Office and the Life Support Team.
The details of a potential …Read More
CLEVELAND — If you keep winning, apparently they will come.
Indians fans have failed to support their team at the turnstiles for much of the season, but with the Tribe in the thick …Read More
Two executives of a Stark County direct marketing company who made campaign donations to U.S. Rep. Jim Renacci, R-Wadsworth, and former Republican U.S. Senate hopeful Josh Mandel have been indicted by a federal grand jury on eight counts of conspiring to violate campaign finance laws, conspiring to obstruct justice and committing other related crimes.
The indictment …Read More
Deloris A. Craddock, 70, of Rittman, died Wednesday morning, September 25, 2013 at Hospice of Medina. She was born August 3, 1943 in Rittman, to James E. and Esther (Poholski) Baker and lived all of her life in Rittman.
Deloris was a homemaker and graduated from Rittman High School in the class of 1961. She was …Read More
Elaine A. Samas (nee Saindon), 93, passed away Monday, September 23, 2013.
She was a U.S. Navy veteran.
She was the beloved wife of the late Victor; dearest mother of John, Paul (Lynn), Mary Peters (Dan), Mark (Chris), Gregory, Theresa Sims (Bob) and James (Gloria, deceased); loving grandmother of seven; great grandmother of seven; and sister of …Read More
Priscilla P. “Pat” Frisk, 83, of Medina, passed away quietly Tuesday morning, September 24, 2013, at West View Manor, Wooster. Priscilla was born October 4, 1930, in Portland, Maine, to Edson and Mary Noyes. On August 28, 1954, she married James M. Frisk, Sr. He preceded her in death on December 20, 2007.
She was a …Read More
Carrolton C. Riehm, 76, passed away peacefully Monday, Sept. 23, 2013, after long months of suffering at Medina Village, under the care of Hospice.
Family and friends will remember his great talent in gardening, carpentry, masonry and especially his famous Christmas candy.
Mr. Riehm is survived by his wife, Helen (nee Morse) Riehm, to whom he was …Read More