November 21, 2014

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Bonus deadline nears for Persian Gulf veterans

MEDINA — Veterans of the Persian Gulf War and their families have less than two months to apply for a tax-free bonus from the state. The bonuses start at $150 and go as high as $5,500 or more, depending on the circumstances of a veteran’s service. The deadline for filing is Dec. 31. “We want Read More…

Local school levies take hit

School levies fared poorly in Medina County on Tuesday, but did much better in other Ohio communities. While Medina City Schools passed a 5.9-mill, five-year levy, the school tax issues of two other districts, Brunswick and Cloverleaf, were defeated. Statewide, school levies did much better — scoring a 60 percent passing rate. Ohio voters approved Read More…

PHOTO: Self-taught artist presents her work

Coin toss may decide Guilford Twp. trustee race

Steven Fulton

An incumbent Guilford Township trustee didn’t file his election petition in time and now his job could come down to a coin toss. Tuesday’s election for Guilford Township trustee saw four candidates vying for two seats on the board. Incumbent Glenn M. Sheller won one of them with 909 votes, according to unofficial results. But Read More…

Veronica M. Beck

Veronica M. Beck, 100, of Medina, passed away Tuesday, November 5, 2013. The youngest of 11 children, she was born to the late John and Rose Morscher, on February 13, 1913, in Cleveland. Veronica had graduated in 1931 from Notre Dame College. Veronica has resided in Medina County for many years. She was a member Read More…

Dianna Kastner

Dianna Kastner, 69, of Brunswick, passed away peacefully Tuesday, November 5, 2013 surrounded by her family. She was born February 22, 1944, to the late Alvie and Pearl (nee McKnight) Sherman in Connellsville, Pennsylvania. Dianna was a long-time member of the Grace Church Bible Study Fellowship. She will be dearly missed by her beloved husband, Read More…

Alvin Staufer

Alvin Staufer, 88, of Medina, passed away peacefully Wednesday, October 30, 2013 surrounded by loved ones. He was born May 27, 1925. Alvin proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy during WWII. He was a self published author of 11 railroad books, a talented artist and taught as an art teacher in many schools. Read More…

Dennis B. Dunkle

Dennis B. Dunkle, 61, of Litchfield, passed away Tuesday, November 5, 2013. A complete obit will appear in the Friday, November 8th edition of The Medina Gazette. Bauer Funeral Home, Valley City, is handling arrangements.