February 10, 2016


Browns Notes: GM Ray Farmer says team deciding how to proceed with WR Josh Gordon

Josh Gordon

BEREA — Receiver Josh Gordon appears to be running out of time, and chances, with the Browns. “I’m not one to talk about my interactions with players and I’ve had conversations with Josh recent and past and when the final determination is made, Josh will be the first to know and then everybody else will Read More…

Short-handed Cavaliers give Hawks a fight, but fall short


ATLANTA — No LeBron James. No Al Horford. Late decisions by Cleveland and Atlanta to hold out the two stars could have led to a letdown, but Paul Millsap made sure the Hawks were tough down the stretch. Millsap scored 26 points and took over for Atlanta in the fourth quarter to help hold off Read More…

John G. Dunn


John G. Dunn, 95, passed away Monday, December 29, 2014, in Medina. John was born November 27, 1919, in Chillicothe, to the late Charles and Mildred Dunn. He was a retired boiler maker and member of Local 744. John was an avid sports fan, enjoying the Cleveland Browns, OSU, and the Cleveland Indians. He served Read More…

Tara N. Haddix

Tara N. Haddix (nee Bell), 34, of Brunswick and formerly of North Ridgeville, passed away Sunday, December 28, 2014 at University Hospital in Cleveland. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Busch Funeral and Crematory Services, Elyria, (440) 322-3717.

Ruth E. Ringstmeier


Ruth E. Ringstmeier (nee Brintnall), 94, of Medina, went to her heavenly home Tuesday, December 30, 2014. Ruth was born in Medina, April 3, 1920, to the late Howard and Bertha (nee Rauscher) Brintnall. She was a lifelong Medina County resident. Ruth was a very successful Tupperware dealer before joining and eventually retiring from The Read More…

Russell A. Metzger


Russell A. Metzger, 78, passed away Tuesday, December 30, 2014 in Medina, surrounded by his loving family. Russ was born September 8, 1936, in North Canton, to the late Russell and Ida (Penrod) Metzger. He was a general manager for Univar, and retired after 40 years of service. Russ was a longtime member of St. Read More…

David M. Pilkington, Sr.


David M. Pilkington, Sr., 70, of Brunswick, passed away, surrounded by his family, Saturday, December 27, 2014. He was born September 27, 1944 in Columbus. David worked for years as a truck driver but will be remembered most for his devotion to his family and the love he had for his grandchildren. He will be Read More…

Devils win tournament

Chad Grant The Gazette BRUNSWICK — It wasn’t pretty, but it was a win. The Brunswick boys basketball team used defense and huge plays down the stretch to knock off Lexington 41-35 in the Brunswick Holiday Tournament championship game. The Blue Devils (7-0) looked like they were going to blow the doors off the Minutemen Read More…

Bees handle Bulldogs

Brad Bournival The Gazette OLMSTED TWP. — The Medina boys basketball team made sure there wasn’t a sequel — not after a one-point defeat over the weekend in which it gave up 12 of the final 14 points, and not after a three-game losing streak. The victim Tuesday was OlmstedFalls, as Medina blew the Bulldogs Read More…

Grizzlies wake up in time

Albert Grindle The Gazette YORK TWP. — It was the perfect storm for one team and a Titanic collapse for the other. Needing a jolt of caffeine to awaken from its sleepwalking state Tuesday, the Wadsworth boys basketball team used a 1-2-2 press to go on a wild run and take down vastly undersized yet Read More…