Tuesday, Dec. 3
3:43 p.m. — 800 block W. Smith Road, man reported cell phone stolen while he was at work.
4:32 p.m. — 600 block E. Smith Road, iPad reported stolen.
Wednesday, Dec. 4
9:55 a.m. — Medina Community Recreation Center, 855 Weymouth Road, iPod reported stolen from gym area.
Saturday, Dec. 7
8:04 a.m. — 600 block Beechwood …Read More
JOHANNESBURG — An eclectic mix of world leaders including President Barack Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro will eulogize Nelson Mandela before a crowd …Read More
• The following people appeared in Medina County Common Pleas Court on Thursday, according to county Prosecutor Dean Holman:
• Chad Colburn, 42, Garfield Avenue, Ashland, sentenced to three years in prison on one count of burglary, a third-degree felony.
• Jodi Hensley, 22, Alpine Hill Court, Brunswick, sentenced to three years of community control sanctions on …Read More
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
MEDINA — Medina’s top building official has been placed on paid administrative leave pending a city investigation.
Steve Vogel, who oversees the Building Department, was put on leave Nov. 20, Mayor Dennis Hanwell said Thursday.
Hanwell said he could not comment on details of the investigation because it is ongoing. He did say it was not a …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