October 24, 2014

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Girls cross country: Blue Devils take sixth place

Jon Huff | The Gazette HEBRON — The Brunswick girls cross country coaches watched the last runners cross the line at National Trail Raceway. Their faces and words gave away their disappointment. The Division I state meet didn’t end how they expected. Then they saw the official results and ran out of the grandstand straight Read More…

Boys soccer: Bees’ season ends just shy of state

SANDUSKY — The dream postseason run for Medina’s boys soccer team came to a nightmarish end Saturday afternoon. Facing Anthony Wayne for the second time this season — this time with a Division I regional championship on the line — the Bees were poised to advance to the program’s first Final Four. A goal just Read More…

Browns: Very proud Juszczyk makes return to NE Ohio

CLEVELAND — Ravens rookie fullback Kyle Juszczyk lived out another one of his dreams on Sunday afternoon. Juszczyk was on the field for every special teams snap during Baltimore’s 24-18 loss to the Browns at FirstEnergy Stadium, marking the first time the Cloverleaf graduate has played in an NFL game in his home state. “I Read More…

Browns: Wide receiver catches 2 TDs as Cleveland stuns champs

CLEVELAND — All victories count as one, but some are more special. This was one of those extra-special wins. The Browns beat the Ravens 24-18 Sunday night at FirstEnergy Stadium. They entered the bye week with a celebration, feeling of satisfaction and sense of optimism. The win snapped an 11-game losing streak to Baltimore that Read More…

High school football: County sees five make playoffs

Medina County has a Fab Five in the football playoffs for the first time. Black River (Division V, Region 15), Brunswick (D-I, Region 1), Buckeye (D-III, Region 8), Highland (D-II, Region 4) and Wadsworth (D-I, Region 1) qualified for the postseason when the Ohio High School Athletic Association announced first-round pairings Sunday. The previous county Read More…

Election 2013: Voting locations changed in some precincts

Voters in all or portions of 22 of Medina County’s 117 precincts will be voting in new polling places Tuesday. All registered voters affected have been notified by mail. County election officials cited several reasons for the changes. Some polling locations no longer were available. Others did not meet the Americans with Disabilities Act requirements. Read More…

Election 2013 listing of candidates, issues

CANDIDATES * Denotes incumbents. One to be elected unless otherwise noted Cities BRUNSWICK MAYOR Ron Falconi COUNCIL AT LARGE (Seat 1) Alex Johnson* COUNCIL AT LARGE (Seat 2) Brian K. Ousley* COUNCIL AT LARGE (Seat 3) Patricia Hanek* MEDINA MAYOR Dennis Hanwell* FINANCE DIRECTOR Keith H. Dirham* COUNCIL AT LARGE Paul Rose Sr.* WARD 1 Read More…

More roads close for repairs

Two roads, one each in Guilford and Wadsworth townships, are closing next week for repairs. The Guilford Township trustees will close Kennard Road between state Route 3 and Ryan Road, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday for ditch work. In Wadsworth Township, Rittman Road will be shut down between Wall and Trease roads from Read More…

Analysis: Daily jumps, drops common at gas pumps

Staff and wire reports | The Gazette Local gasoline prices are swinging up and down ever more drastically, a result of a national fuel system that is operating with a shrinking margin for error. Jumps of 20 cents per gallon or more in a single day are becoming more common, according to an Associated Press Read More…

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