May 27, 2015


Thousands attend Memorial Day parade, ceremony in Medina (PHOTOS)

The Color Guard fires a 21-gun salute for fallen soldiers at a Memorial Day ceremony in Medina’s Spring Grove Cemetery on Monday morning. (NICK GLUNT / GAZETTE)

Thousands of people attended a Memorial Day parade in Medina on Monday morning to pay homage to fallen American servicemen and women. Marching bands, veterans, Boy Scouts and more took part in the parade, which started at 10 a.m. on Medina’s Public Square and ended at Spring Grove Cemetery. Following the parade, the cemetery became Read More…

Aungst is Brunswick’s new economic development director

Grant Aungst

Brunswick’s new Community and Economic Development Director Grant Aungst hopes to combine his private- and public-sector experience in helping to support existing businesses and recruit new enterprises to the city. Aungst completed his first week on the job Friday and said he’s impressed with the community. “There’s a lot of activity here; the Brunswick community Read More…

Brunswick hosts Memorial Day parade, ceremony (PHOTOS)

A Color Guard fires a rifle salute during Memorial Day ceremonies in Brunswick. (NIKKI RHOADES / GAZETTE)

Brunswick celebrated Memorial Day on Monday with a festive parade that traveled from Visintainer Middle School to Westview Cemetery, also called Brunswick Center Cemetery. At the cemetery, the program included an introduction by Tom Chester, invocation by deacon Clem Belter, presentation of colors by American Legion Post 234 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9520, Read More…