April 23, 2014

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Missing Brunswick woman found dead in Delaware County

Dan Pompili and Loren Genson | The Gazette BRUNSWICK — A 42-year-old Brunswick woman reported missing Monday was found dead Tuesday about 100 miles from home. The body of Chanda Miller was found by Delaware County Sheriff’s deputies with help from Columbus police in a field near AshleyVillage around 5 p.m. Tuesday. The cause of death Read More…

Sharon Twp. takes steps to lure new business

Sharon Township trustees gave their consent Tuesday to a property tax abatement that would bring an estimated 330 jobs and $10 million in new investment to Sharon. The project, which would be in the Community Reinvestment Area in the northwest section of the township, would include the construction of a building that would become the Read More…

United Way celebrates programs, raising $986K

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MEDINA TWP. — The United Way of Medina County on Tuesday celebrated more than $986,000 in fundraising and 350 volunteers who helped make a variety of programs possible last year. Executive director Seth Kujat thanked the volunteers and fundraisers for their hard work and donations, and said they could look forward to another year of Read More…

County going solo for state housing grant

Medina County may be out $50,000 after plans to partner with Wadsworth on a state housing grant application fell through. Last week, county Finance Director Scott Miller told county commissioners the county could partner with Wadsworth for an additional $100,000 in Community Housing Improvement Program funds to split between them. But Wadsworth has decided to Read More…

Highland, Medina schools win silver in U.S. News and World Report rankings

Two Medina County high schools ranked among the top 100 in the state in rankings compiled by U.S. News & World Report. According to the news magazine’s analysis, Highland High School ranked 59th in the state and Medina High School ranked 78th. The rankings looked only at high schools — 832 in Ohio and 19,400 Read More…