Approximately 19,000 former and current members of Lorain-Medina Rural Electric Cooperative will get an annual Christmas present of sorts in the form of refund credits totaling nearly $1.3 million.
Checks were mailed to former members with refunds totaling $100 or higher, according to an LRME statement.
LRME, which serves roughly 16,000 members in Medina, Ashland, Huron, Lorain …Read More
Wednesday, Nov. 27
4 a.m. — A woman came into the Police Department to post bond for an inmate at the Medina County Jail. Police discovered the woman had an active warrant through the Medina County Sheriff’s Office and Medina County Drug Task Force and arrested her. Tara Deem, 39, of Barberton, was transferred to …Read More
SULLIVAN TWP. — A recount of the results of the Nov. 5 election didn’t change who won seats on the Black River school board.
Tim Clifford was the top vote-getter and Timothy Simmons finished second, winning the second seat on the board, according to the Lorain County Board of Elections. Simmons beat third-place finisher Janet Eichel …Read More
The price of a gallon of regular gas dipped below $3 at several area service stations in Medina on Wednesday, including the Marathon station at South Court Street and Lafayette Road, the Shell station on West Liberty Street at State Road, and the Stop-N-Go in the 800 block of West Liberty Street. According to GasBuddy.com, …Read More
Brunswick police served four warrants on city residents, three of them teenagers, for marijuana and drug trafficking charges.
The following people were served warrants that were based on an investigation by the Medway Drug Enforcement Agency:
• Michael Hund-Redeli, 18, 4598 Brushwood Circle, Brunswick, trafficking marijuana. He also was charged with possession of marijuana and possession of drug …Read More
MEDINA — Two county offices have new leadership.
Amy Lyon-Galvin will take over as interim sanitary engineer after Jim Troike took the head sanitary engineer’s job in Stark County.
Troike’s last day is Friday.
Colin Johnson replaced Don Stewart, the environmental health director for the Medina County Board of Health, who retired after 20 …Read More
Medina County officials are hoping to get additional transportation funding through the Northeast Ohio Areawide Coordinating Agency.
The county already has received nearly $470,000 from NOACA for Medina County Public Transit’s 2014 operating budget, including a $46,750 New Freedom grant.
Those funds helped the county make up a funding gap that was created when the Ohio Department …Read More
Medina Township police
Monday, Dec. 2
4:34 p.m. — 4100 Maggie Marie Blvd., tools reported stolen from a locked trailer on a construction site.
Tuesday, Nov. 26
7:59 a.m. — 500 block Wadsworth Road, criminal damage, three tires reported flat on a car.
11:43 p.m. —300 block Jackson St., someone set off fireworks and wrote derogatory comment on a …Read More
The holiday shopping season started as a marathon, not a sprint. More than a dozen major U.S. retailers stayed open for 24 hours or more on Thanksgiving Day through Black Friday, and crowds formed early and often over the two days.
About 15,000 people waited for the flagship Macy’s in New York to open at 8 …Read More