October 31, 2014

Medina
Showers
40°F

Heavy snow from winter storm expected this evening

A National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration satellite image taken Monday shows developing low pressure with rain and snow across the Tennessee/Ohio Valley and Mid Atlantic regions. (WEATHER UNDERGROUND PHOTO VIA AP)

Staff and wire reports Another winter storm is bearing down on the area — but this time it’s coming up from the southwest. The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for Northeast Ohio from 7 p.m. today to 5 p.m. Wednesday. The heaviest snow is expected today between 9 and 11 p.m. Read More…

Medina Schools: Open meetings lawsuit headed to federal court

Randy Stepp

A Medina resident who filed a lawsuit in common pleas court asking a judge to declare former Medina Schools Superintendent Randy Stepp’s contract invalid is taking his case to federal court. J.R. Russell filed a motion Monday to intervene in a lawsuit filed by Stepp in U.S. District Court, in Akron, against Medina Schools and Read More…

Walter R. Klinkenberg

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Walter R. Klinkenberg, 85, passed away Saturday, February 1, 2014, in Medina. He was born November 29, 1928 in Cleveland, to the late Charles and Helen (Bartsch) Klinkenberg. Walter spent his lifetime working in auto sales and enjoyed the outdoors, hunting and fishing. He served his country proudly in the U.S. Army during WWII. He Read More…

Donna J. Holzman

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Donna J. Holzman, 50, a resident of Medina Township, passed away with her loving family near her, Sunday, February 2, 2014. She was born May 4, 1963, to Joseph and June (nee Kaufmann) Brnich, in Parma. Donna was a loving, caring person to family and many friends. She was very involved with the Medina Preschool Read More…

Shane Tuttle

Shane Tuttle, 42, passed away unexpectedly Monday, February 3, 2014, in Elyria. Shane was born May 5, 1971, in Sandusky, to Arthur Tuttle and Dianne (Lee) Kessler. He was employed at Bosak’s Locksmith for 17 years. He loved his Harley Davidson and working out. He was the beloved husband of Yvette Marie (Evans) Tuttle, to Read More…

Kathy Mae Leatherman

Kathy Mae Leatherman, 59, passed away Sunday, February 2, 2014 in Cleveland. She was born March 19, 1954 in North Carolina, to the late John and Patricia (Madison) Kundrat. Kathy was a cashier for Circle K. She loved her family dearly and will always be remembered for her kind and caring personality. Kathy was the Read More…

Richard “Dick” Lee Burson

Richard “Dick” Lee Burson, 78, died after a short illness Tuesday, January 28, 2014. Currently living in Bluffton, South Carolina, Dick was a lifelong resident, general contractor and business owner in the Akron-Medina area. He is survived by Shirley, his wife of 60 years; daughters, Bette Jo Foster of Columbus and Nancy (Blane) Sommer of Read More…

Richard “Dick” Metheney

Richard “Dick” Metheney, 71, of Quaker City, Ohio, passed away Saturday, February 1, 2014 at his home. He was born September 23, 1942 in Wadsworth, son of the late Lynn and Ruby (Starcher) Metheney. Mr. Metheney was a retired steel worker, having worked at Republic and LTV Steel. He was an avid writer who currently Read More…

Chester C. Lowe

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Chester C. Lowe, 76, of Westfield Twp., passed away suddenly Sunday, February 2, 2014 in Lodi. He was born in Logan, West Virginia on April 5, 1937, to Carlos and Pearl McCloud Lowe. He moved to Cleveland and began working at the General Motors Parma Plant and retired in 1988 after 32 years of service. Read More…

Wayne Ross

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Wayne Ross, 71, of Seville, passed away Friday, January 31, 2014, after a battle with a rare form of cancer. He was born March 4, 1942, in Medina. Wayne was a man who loved to laugh and be with his family. He loved working in his gardens and workshop. Wayne touched the lives of many Read More…