October 25, 2014

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Hoyer talks about season-ending injury

Scott Petrak The Gazette BEREA  —     Brian Hoyer was exactly where he wanted to be: winning games for the hometown team as the starting quarterback. Then it happened. His cleat stuck in the turf, Bills linebacker Kiko Alonso drilled him from the side and his right anterior cruciate ligament tore. “That’s the most disappointing thing Read More…

Cleveland treats fans to victory

  Rick Noland The Gazette CLEVELAND — There were 20,562 screaming people in the stands at Quicken Loans Arena, almost all of them armed with a red or white glow stick for pregame introductions. Music industry mogul and team shareholder Usher, who almost never showed his face in the lean years, was sitting with Cavaliers Read More…

Bassel clutch for Bees

Medina’s Austin Schweppe plays the ball against Avon Lake’s James O’Connor during the first half of their regional semi-final. (RON SCHWANE / GAZETTE)

Explorers dominate Grizzlies

  Albert Grindle The Gazette HUDSON — The Hudson volleyball team brought its “A” game Wednesday, while Wadsworth was, at best, in the “C” range. The Explorers’ 25-17, 25-14, 25-11 victory in the Hudson Division I Regional semifinals was as swift as it was stunning. They advance to face Massillon Jackson, which disposed of sub-.500 Read More…

Nancy L. Burns

Nancy L. Burns (nee Knauer), 72, of Medina, passed away Monday, October 28, 2013, at Hospice of Medina County. She was born June 4, 1941 in Butler, Pennsylvania, to Bert and Helen (Brookhart) Knauer . Nancy was a co-founder and vice president of BMS/Burns, a nationwide supplier of parts to the plastic mold building and Read More…

Scott R. Nagy

Scott R. Nagy, 56, passed away Monday, October 28, 2013. Scott was a member of the church choir, served as BYS coach for over 20 years, the Cub Master of Pack 3407, and was active in the Brunswick City Schools. He was affectionately recognized as “Santa” by many. He was the beloved husband of Jean Read More…

Orvilla Dell Szafranski

Orvilla Dell Szafranski, 70, of Seville, passed away Monday, October 28, 2013. Orvilla was born to John and Zettie (Adams) Morris in Barberton, Ohio. She was a graduate of Medina High School. She retired from Sears and also FirstMerit. Orvilla enjoyed crocheting, an avid sports fan of any and all sports and traveling. She was Read More…

Eleanor M. Gromen

Eleanor M. Gromen, 98, of Parma, passed away Saturday, October 26, 2013 at Pleasant View Care Center. She was born August 14, 1915 in Lorain, to William F. Wirsch and Clotilde (nee Schaub) Wirsch. She leaves behind her children, Barb (Ed) Barrett of Brunswick, Bill (Evie) Gierke of Parma, Gary (Kay) Gierke of Rockledge, Florida Read More…

Robert D. Armstrong

Robert D. Armstrong passed away Sunday, October 27, 2013 at his home. He was born May 11, 1940 in Wadsworth, to Robert and Nita Armstrong. Robert was a proud graduate of Bowling Green State University, where he received a Bachelor of Science in Education. He started his career at Bowling Green City Schools and went Read More…

Eileen K. Mattice

Eileen K. Mattice (nee Frank), 86, of North Ridgeville, passed away surrounded by her family Thursday, October 29, 2013 following a brief illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Bogner Family Funeral Home, North Ridgeville.