February 6, 2016

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Dining man with warrant tries to get police to dash

BRUNSWICK — A Mayfield Heights man wanted on charges of rape and kidnapping was arrested at a fast-food restaurant in Brunswick on Sunday evening. Dorjan M. Shivers, 21, was taken into custody at 7:16 p.m. Sunday after police found his car outside a fast-food restaurant in the 1200 block of Pearl Road, according to a Read More…

Career center educator advances to superintendent

Steven Chrisman

MEDINA — The principal of the Medina County Career Center will step up to become superintendent. The school board named Principal Steven Chrisman as the new superintendent at Tuesday’s meeting. “Mr. Chrisman exhibited the drive, passion, entrepreneurial spirit, and visionary outlook that the members of the Board of Education were looking for in the center’s Read More…

PHOTOS: Medina police equipped to reverse drug overdoses


Evelyn G. Dwyer


Evelyn G. Dwyer, 97, of Medina, passed away peacefully in her home, Wednesday, March 26, 2014. She was born in Aberdeen, South Dakota on April 16, 1916, to the late William and Clara Minnie (Wolters) Hormann. She enjoyed playing bingo and cards, especially bridge. She was an avid golfer and was always so proud of Read More…

John Ferio


John Ferio, 82, of Brunswick, passed away Monday, April 21, 2014 in Medina. He was born March 1, 1932 in Kingston, Pennsylvania, to the late John and Mary (nee Keselica) Ferio. John served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War and then went to work as a construction electrician through IBEW Local Read More…

Sara Lynn Messenger


Sara Lynn Messenger, 71, of Wooster, died Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at Barberton Citizens Hospital following a brief illness. Sara was born September 27, 1942 in Cleveland, to the late Merlyn A. and Sophia Jane (Shannon) Steele and married Jerry I. Messenger on September 22, 1962, he survives. She retired from K-Mart in Wooster and Read More…

Mary Elizabeth Brooker


Mary Elizabeth Brooker, 84, of Marshallville, died peacefully Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at West View Healthy Living in Wooster, following a 10 year battle with Alzheimer’s. Mary was born November 15, 1929 in Marshallville, to the late Lester and Martha (Berger) Beery. She was a 1948 graduate of Dalton High School. On May 6, 1950 Read More…