September 19, 2014

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Martha M. Jenkins

Martha M. Jenkins, 96, of Medina, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2008, at the Apostolic Christian Home. She was born Sept. 7, 1912, in Wadsworth to Glenn and Grace (Farnsworth) Nixon. She was employed at the Ohio Match Co. for 33 years. She is survived by her sisters, Hazel (Jack) Turek and Mary Jane Mallery, Read More…

Spreading cheer in tough times

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BY MARIA KACIK Staff Writer A classic Christmas song says the holiday season is “the most wonderful time of the year,” but that’s not true for many during periods of economic strife. To help, the Medina County business community is trying to spread cheer with fundraisers and collection drives that aim to give to those Read More…

Betty M. Montz

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Betty M. (nee Gould) Montz, 79, of Brunswick, passed away Friday, Sept. 26, 2008, in Medina. She was born May 31, 1929, in Cleveland. She was a bookkeeper for Montz Hardware, which was owned by her father-in-law. Betty was a den mother in Cub Scouts and past president of the Mothers Auxiliary in Boy Scouts. Read More…

Football 101 teaches women the X’s and O’s

By PAM COLEMAN News Editor Football. The very word makes the hair on many women’s necks stand on end and sends chills down their spines. The football season is well under way at all levels — pro, college and high school. No games yet, but practices have started and the dreaded two-a-days are becoming the Read More…

Carol A. Kautz

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Carol Ann Kautz, 68, of Medina, passed away Thursday, Aug. 7, 2008, at Medina Village. Carol was born in Cleveland. She was employed as a paralegal with Baker-Hostetler. She enjoyed traveling, especially Mexico. She spent her time reading and was proud of her life accomplishment in her career. She is survived by her mother, Josephine Read More…

Getting their hands dirty

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By HANNAH SCHAEFER Staff Writer GUILFORD TWP. — Melissa Erikson stood in a deep dirt pit, mud squishing between her fingers. She thoughtfully looked down at her hands, slowly rubbing her thumbs and fingers together to analyze the texture. A small gardening shovel and spray bottle full of water sat nearby. “It could be sandy Read More…

Brunswick tackles breaks in water mains

By PAM COLEMAN Staff Writer BRUNSWICK — Two water mains broke in the southwest side of the city in less than 24 hours over the weekend, leaving about 280 homes without water. The first main broke around 9 p.m. Saturday on state Route 303 in front of Neura Park, a Brunswick Police dispatcher said Sunday Read More…