August 4, 2015


Medina County Fair 2015 kicks off today with animal shows, demolition derby

Madison Clark, a member of the Westfield Trailblazers 4-H group, pets her horse, Dreamy, Sunday after moving him into a stall at the Medina County Fairgrounds. Madison will compete with Dreamy and her other horse, Rajah, a miniature horse, this week at the fair. KATIE ANDERSON / GAZETTE

Day one of the 2015 Medina County Fair could be off to a stormy start. The National Weather Service is calling for a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms most of the day. TODAY AT THE FAIR Opening day at the 2015 Medina County Fair today has been designated as Veterans Day, with free admission for Read More…

Therapist specializes in addiction at private practice in Medina

Jessica Seitz

A 33-year-old Montville Township woman recently opened a private counseling practice in Medina to address addiction or other mental heath issues. Jessica Seitz started her company, Hope and Wellness LLC, in February with an office at 3443 Medina Road, Suite 101B. “Opening a private practice has always been a long-term goal of mine,” Seitz said. Read More…

‘We pray for Ember’ at vigil in memory of toddler found dead in crib

Participants in a prayer vigil in memory of 20-month-old Ember Warfel release balloons Sunday night at Medina’s Uptown Park. (AARON JOSEFCZYK / GAZETTE)

They didn’t know Ember Warfel in life. But her death brought them together Sunday night for a prayer vigil in the little girl’s memory. Dozens of pink and white balloons were released into the air at Medina’s Uptown Park for 20-month-old Ember, whose body was discovered in her crib in an empty Medina apartment last Read More…