September 1, 2014

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Medina County Sports Hall of Fame tickets on sale at Gazette

  MEDINA — Tickets for the Medina County Sports Hall of Fame banquet and ceremonies on June 12 at The Galaxy Restaurant in Wadsworth will be on sale at The Gazette between 9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. weekdays. Advance tickets are $30. Checks should be made out to the Medina Breakfast Kiwanis Foundation. Tickets at Read More…

60th Anniversary – Dohanyos

            Nita and John Dohanyos will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on June 5, 2014! They were married in 1954, in Medina, at the Lafayette Methodist Church and have lived in Medina their entire lives. John is a Korean War veteran, serving in the U.S. Army. He retired from the Read More…

50th Anniversary – Duncan

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Jan (nee Briggs) and Doc Duncan of Sharon Center, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary June 6, 2014. The couple started dating in high school and continued through college. Doc’s grandmother bet Jan would be the one and collected her dues the day they exchanged vows at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Sharon Center.   Read More…

55th Anniversary – Rice

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Richard and Patricia Rice will celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary on June 13, 2014. They were married at St. Rose Catholic Church in Cleveland on June 13, 1959. Richard and Pat were blessed with four daughters, one son, three granddaughters, one grandson and one great-granddaughter. Their five children graduated from Brunswick High School, two graduated Read More…

Cavs coaching search: Vinny Del Negro is fifth candidate to interview

The Cavaliers have now interviewed five people for their vacant head coaching job. Former Clippers and Bulls head coach Vinny Del Negro, who has a close personal relationship with Cavs general manager David Griffin, was interviewed over the weekend. Twelve-year veteran head coach Alvin Gentry, former Grizzlies coach Lionel Hollins, Bulls assistant Adrian Griffin and Read More…

Browns: Cornerback Aaron Berry gets another chance with Cleveland

The Browns are giving cornerback Aaron Berry another chance to work for a couple of his former bosses. Cleveland signed the free agent Monday. He’ll compete for a spot in the secondary and should contribute on special teams. Berry played for the New York Jets in 2012 when Browns rookie coach Mike Pettine was the Read More…

Tribe: Justin Masterson, defense deliver in huge 3-2 win over Red Sox

Cleveland’s Michael Bourn, right, steals second base as Boston’s Stephen Drew waits for the throw in the first inning. (AP STORY)

CLEVELAND — The Indians needed a positive outing from right-hander Justin Masterson on a number of fronts Monday night in the series opener against the Boston Red Sox. He delivered. Masterson, who has been an inconsistent ace this year, offered up arguably his best start of the season, easing plenty of fears and helping Cleveland Read More…

Wis. prosecutor: Preteens stabbed friend to honor mythological monster

Ellen Gabler and Lydia Mulvany | Milwaukee Journal Sentinel MILWAUKEE — Morgan E. Geyser was allowed to have two friends over every year for her birthday. This year, she’d celebrate on May 30. That is the day she and Anissa E. Weier, both 12 years old, would try to kill their friend during a sleepover. Read More…

Horse racing: Feel-good story may never be repeated

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AURORA, Colo. — A message to horse lovers and dreamers out there: This will not happen to you. Well, almost certainly not. For all the buzz California Chrome’s feel-good run at the Triple Crown is generating for horse racing, his too-good-to-be-true story has virtually no chance of repeating itself, according to the numbers. The horse Read More…

Stow veteran talks World War II at Medina library speaker event

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MEDINA — More than 50 people gathered Monday at the Medina Library to hear Ken Woodring talk about his time overseas in both the European and Pacific theaters. Woodring, 88, of Stow, was the featured speaker at the library’s fourth World War II Roundtable. At 19, he was deployed in the Ruhr Valley in Germany Read More…