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
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
WADSWORTH — Protesters gathered near Wal-Mart on Black Friday to denounce what they called unfair treatment of the corporation’s employees.
“Some of these workers are making less than $20,000 a year and trying to raise families,” protester Kathleen Kelly-Calcei said.
She said that while Wal-Mart is the largest private employer in the U.S., some of …Read More
MEDINA — A SWAT team was called in to serve a search warrant at a Medina apartment complex on Abbeyville Road last week where a man was arrested on a drug-trafficking charge.
Tarome Boyd, 20, was arrested Nov. 22 at a Liberty Plaza apartment on a charge of cocaine trafficking, a fourth-degree felony punishable by …Read More
Thursday, Nov. 21
9:42 a.m. — Interstate 76 and High St., traffic stop, Carl E. Raulston, 48, Norton, arrested on a warrant.
1:18 p.m. — 100 block Wadsworth Road, suspicious vehicle reported; Margaret R. McConnell, 26, 524 Sandpiper Lane, Wadsworth, arrested on a warrant from Norton police.
10:17 p.m. — 500 block Seville Road, domestic incident reported.
Friday, …Read More