February 8, 2016


Browns commentary: Starting Weeden is the correct call

Coach Rob Chudzinski made the right decision. It was an easy one. Quarterback Brandon Weeden should be the starter Sunday at Green Bay. He should be the starter the following week in Kansas City and the week after at home against Baltimore. Then comes the bye. Unless something disastrous has happened, Weeden should start the Read More…

Mendel, 35, appointed as new community development director

Jonathan Mendel

Medina city has a new community development director. City Council on Tuesday night accepted Mayor Dennis Hanwell’s appointment of Jonathan Mendel, 35, to the post. Mendel, of Riverside, near Dayton, will begin work Oct. 28, earning $75,000 a year. He replaces Greg Hannan, who left the city in August to take the job of Hudson’s Read More…

Montville Township police

Wednesday, Oct. 910:49 p.m. — Interstate 71,James J. Lawless, 45, Highland Heights, charged with operating a vehicle under the influence.

Medina Township police

Saturday, Oct. 125:31 p.m. — Wal-Mart, 4141 Pearl Road, Bridgett D. Tuttle, 27,323 W. Union St., Medina, and a juvenile were charged with theft.

Medina police

Tuesday, Oct. 86:35 a.m. — Medina Police Department, 150 W. Friendship St., Justin A. Yarris, 20, 953 Southport Drive, Medina, charged with drug abuse.8:50 a.m. — 1100 E. Smith Road, jewelry reported stolen. Wednesday, Oct. 910:41 a.m. — 300 block W.Union St., Johnny A. Williams, 37,Cleveland, charged with criminal trespass.12:11 p.m. — 700 block Gayer Read More…

Ashley Anne Reid

Reid, Ashley

Ashley Anne Reid, 16, recently of LaGrange, drifted peacefully away Tuesday, October 15, 2013, at her home. She was formerly of Medina and was born August 13, 1997. Ashley was a student at Keystone High School. She attended Medina Church of the Nazarene and was a member of the Keystone Marching Band Flag Corp. She Read More…

John George Bilko


John George Bilko, 75, of Brunswick, passed away Monday, October 14, 2013. He was the son of John and Mary (nee Braddish) Bilko. He was born January 14, 1938 in Chestnut Ridge, Pennsylvania. He was a loving brother who enjoyed spending time with his family. He will be dearly missed by his sister, Kay (Edward) Read More…

Terrence Patrick McNamara

Terrence Patrick McNamara, 59, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, October 15, 2013, in Cleveland. He was born September 13, 1954 in Cleveland, to John and Nancy (O’Malley) McNamara. Terry owned and retired from McNamara Associates, an industrial rep company. Terry was an avid reader and golfer and above all else, enjoyed his grandchildren. He was the Read More…

Edna Levandoski


Edna Levandoski of Hinckley, passed away peacefully Sunday, October 13, 2013 at the age of 95 in the tender care of Hospice of Medina County and Happy Days Eldercare. She leaves our world to join her beloved husband Clyde, a marriage of 58 years till his passing in 2005. Edna grew up in Grafton, where Read More…