MEDINA — A Grafton couple was indicted by a Medina County grand jury on felony charges, accused of breaking into a series of houses in Liverpool, Granger and York townships starting in April.
Jerimiah N. Covey, 35, and his wife, Shannon R. Covey, 29, were charged last week with three counts of burglary, second-degree felonies …Read More
Medina’s Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5137 is hosting a free Thanksgiving dinner for local residents in need.
“It’s something to do to give back to our community,” said Scott Kopfstein, post commander. “We help a lot of veterans out over the holiday.”
The dinner will be served 1 to 4 p.m. at the VFW hall, 3916 …Read More
WOOSTER — A 25-year-old Creston man died in a head-on crash Friday evening on County Road 70, in Canaan Township, in southern Wayne County.
Andrew C. Halpin was driving a 2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser that collided with a 1994 Ford Ranger pickup about 6:30 p.m., according to the Wooster post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol.
Halpin, …Read More
The Medina County Solid Waste Technical Advisory Committee is asking residents for suggestions on ways to improve how the county handles solid waste and recycling.
The committee held a public meeting Nov. 18 and is now making an online survey available.
The survey, which will be available until Dec. 3, is at www.surveymonkey.com/s/MedinaCountySolidWasteandRecyclingSurvey.
Links to the survey also …Read More
Medina County commissioners have agreed to turn over responsibility for caring for stray cats to the local Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.
The agreement calls for the county to pay $13,000 a year for the service.
Commissioner Steve Hambley said the board is expected to approve the agreement at today’s meeting.
Hambley said the tentative …Read More
MEDINA TWP. — Mike Meadows isn’t asking for much from the “Turkey Bowl” charity football game he has hosted in his backyard for more than 20 years.
“The goal is to raise a dollar more than last year,” he said.
Of course, the goal looks a little more daunting when that buck is added to last year’s …Read More
The Medina post of the Ohio Highway Patrol is doing its part to put Thanksgiving dinner on the tables of needy families.
The patrol, in partnership with Feeding Medina County, will conduct its second annual “Can the Cruiser” food drive 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at Buehler’s, 275 Forest Meadows Drive, Medina.
Residents are asked to …Read More
The following people appeared in Medina County Common Pleas Court on Monday, according to county Prosecutor Dean Holman:
• Shelby Metek, 19, Lafayette Road, Medina, sentenced to three years of community control sanctions on one count of receiving stolen property (credit card), a fifth-degree felony. Her driver’s license was suspended for five years.
• Logan Rivett, 18, …Read More
Thursday, Nov. 14
12:45 p.m. — 100 block Great Oaks Trail, check fraud reported.
4:04 p.m. — 200 block First St., burglary reported.
Saturday, Nov. 16
12:22 a.m. — 300 block Waverly Ave., domestic dispute reported.
12:44 a.m. — 900 block Broad St., Matthew J. Samsa, 27, Rittman, charged with operating a vehicle impaired, and OVI test refusal with …Read More
Friday, Nov. 15
4:29 p.m. — Andre M. Young, 22, Cleveland, served with a warrant for failure to appear on driving under suspension charges.
2:29 a.m. — Pearl and Center Roads, Garrett R. Roberts, 21, 4407 Laurel Road, Apt. 215, Brunswick, charged with operating a vehicle impaired and an improper turn following a traffic stop. Roberts …Read More