October 26, 2014

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Lottery to decide who gets tickets for State of the State address

John Kasich, William G. Batchelder

Gov. John R. Kasich is inviting Ohioans interested in attending the State of the State address Feb. 24 at the Medina Performing Arts Center to submit their names online to be eligible for a random ticket drawing. Ohioans seeking tickets can sign up at governor.ohio.gov/tickets until 6 p.m. Feb. 18 and request a maximum of Read More…

Funtastic Toyz offers a unique world of fun

The open floor plan lends itself to browsing and fun interactions with the toys.

By Beth Mlady   From brightly painted walls to a vast array of distinctive items, Medina Funtastic Toyz will please children as well as the simply young at heart. Ed Wright opened the specialty toy store seven months ago at 140 West Washington Street in the Historic District beside his other popular business, Miss Molly’s Read More…

Merchants’ Minutes – February 2014

Main Street Medina New vintage inspired fashions at Jewelry by JanLee in Arcade Victoria, 45 Public Square. Stop at Medina Engine House & Town Hall Museum during Ice Fest, 50 Public Square. Free Admission, free memories Warm up with a glass of wine to benefit Main StreetMedina. $5 per glass during the Ice Festival at Read More…

Times Past…Town Square Created Precious Memories

KPerkins

By Beth Mlady   For longtime Medina resident Kim Perkins, 61, her childhood memories of the town square remain precious. “There was always a band concert on Friday nights, and we used to go up there,” she recalled. “They had a fish pond in the center of the square. In junior high school, we congregated Read More…

Joyce Kimbler running to replace husband as common pleas judge

Joyce Kimbler

Medina County still may have a Kimbler on the common pleas court bench next year. Long-time Judge James L. Kimbler, 64, of Seville, announced last month he would not seek re-election this year. But his wife, Joyce V. Kimbler, is interested in the job. “My years as a trial lawyer have led me to see Read More…

Edmund A. Crosby

Edmund A. Crosby, 90, went peacefully into the loving arms of his Heavenly Father, with his family by his side, Friday, January 31, 2014, at his home in Harrisville Township. He was born October 30, 1923 in Lodi, to Everett F. and Ruth (Switzer) Crosby, and lived on his family farm most of his life. Read More…

Pamela Dietrich

Pamela Dietrich (nee Hart), 61, of Brunswick, passed on Sunday, February 2, 2014, surrounded by her loving family. She was the beloved wife of Edward; loving sister of Dennis, Alan (Wendy) and Peggy Hart; and dear friend of many. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at St. Charles Borromeo Church, Tuesday, February 4, 2014, Read More…

David H. Rodgers

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David H. Rodgers, 67, of Wooster, previously of Brunswick for 29 years, passed away Saturday, February 1, 2014, at the Cleveland Clinic. He was born May 29, 1946 in Buena Vista, Ohio. David served in the United States Army. He was a wonderful person who would light up a room. David enjoyed golf, casino trips, Read More…