July 23, 2014

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Tribe playoffs: September magic fades to only memories

Cleveland Indians’ Ryan Raburn throws his bat after striking out against Tampa Bay starting pitcher Alex Cobb in the sixth inning of the AL wild-card baseball game Wednesday in Cleveland. The Rays won the game, 4-0, ending the Tribe’s playoff hopes. (AP PHOTO)

CLEVELAND — One and done. The Indians’ return to the playoffs for the first time since 2007 ended the same night it began. The Tampa Bay Rays invaded Progressive Field, won 4-0 and held a champagne celebration in the visitors’ locker room. Cleveland’s 10-game winning streak to end the regular season secured only a wild-card Read More…

Tribe Wednesday: Magical ride ends, Rays blank Indians

Cleveland catcher Yan Gomes leaps for a high throw as Tampa Bay’s Evan Longoria slides home to score on a two-run double by Desmond Jennings in the fourth inning. (AP PHOTO)

CLEVELAND — The magic deserted the Indians when they needed it most. A perceived team of destiny after finishing the regular season with 10 straight wins to clinch the top spot in the American League wild-race, Cleveland tasted defeat for the first time in two weeks Wednesday. And it was the type of loss that Read More…

Suspect of dozen-plus burglaries in sheriff’s custody

Charles Miller

LIVERPOOL TWP. — Medina County Sheriff’s deputies have a suspect in custody and are investigating others thought to be responsible for about a dozen burglaries in Liverpool Township since July. Charles Anthony Miller, 55, of 6060 Boston Road, Liverpool Township, was arrested Monday at his home. He was charged with credit card theft, but officials Read More…

Earl “Bud” Alton Wymer

Earl “Bud” Alton Wymer, 86, passed away Tuesday, October 1, 2013 in Medina. Bud was born February 24, 1927 in Ravenna, Ohio, to the late Clarence and Edith (Henry) Wymer. He was an avid artist and earned several awards for his work and enjoyed watching sports on television. He was the beloved brother of Betty Read More…

Martha “Ann” Gajewsky

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Martha “Ann” Gajewsky, 63, of Brunswick, passed away Tuesday, October 1, 2013. She was born to Cecil A. Ppool and Martha J. (nee Bond) on August 17, 1950 in Kelly, Kentucky. Ann was a loving wonderful wife and mother who enjoyed spending time with her family and loved children very much. She was a homemaker, Read More…

Sherrin C. Hughes

Hughes, Sherrin

Sherrin C. Hughes (Carlstrom), 76, passed away Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at Medina Hospital. Sherrin was born February 13, 1937 in Robbinsdale, Minnesota, to the late Richard and Ruth (Beck) Carlstrom. She was a receptionist for Dr. John I. Meilinger, DDS from 1975 to 2013. Sherrin loved spending time with her lifelong friends and her Read More…

June E. Ristau

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June E. Ristau, 87, went home to her Lord on Monday, September 30, 2013. Our loving mom and grandma has rejoined the love of her life, her dear deceased husband, Eddie. They had 62 wonderful years together and now, once again, are one. June is survived by her loving children, Edward and Susan Ristau, Judith Read More…

Kenneth D. Snyder

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Kenneth D. Snyder, 80, of Medina and former resident of Olmsted Falls and Cleveland and also Pennsylvania, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, October 1, 2013. He passed away peacefully at the Hospice Center of Medina surrounded by his family. He was born August 13, 1933 in Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania and grew up Read More…

Sherrin C. Hughes

Hughes, Sherrin

Sherrin C. Hughes (Carlstrom), 76, passed away Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at Medina Hospital. Sherrin was born February 13, 1937 in Robbinsdale, Minnesota, to the late Richard and Ruth (Beck) Carlstrom. She was a receptionist for Dr. John I. Meilinger, DDS from 1975 to 2013. Sherrin loved spending time with her lifelong friends and her Read More…