August 30, 2015

Medina
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‘Service on the Square’ in Medina to host full immersion baptisms

The Rev. John McCaw, left, senior pastor of First Baptist Church of Medina, poses with the Rev. Cornell Carter, pastor of Second Baptist Church in Medina. (PHOTO PROVIDED)

A full immersion Christian baptism will be part of a church “Service on the Square” at 10 a.m. Sunday on Public Square in Medina. Organizers said it is the eighth event of its kind. The Rev. John McCaw, senior pastor of First Baptist Church of Medina, said his congregation will be joined by the Rev. Read More…

Three large parcels of land for sale at Interstate 71, Route 3

This aerial photograph of the intersection of Interstate 71 and state Route 3 has been marked to show the three parcels of land that Albert Calderon has listed for sale through Gerspacher Real Estate Group. (PHOTO COURTESY OF GERSPACHER REAL ESTATE GROUP)

A local real estate firm has listed three parcels of land with an asking price of $8.3 million at the intersection of Interstate 71 and state Route 3 in Medina and Granger townships. The 278 acres, located mostly in Medina Township, are listed for sale by Albert Calderon through Calderon Properties, his company. Realtor Troy Read More…

Scam lands Brunswick man in prison, ordered to pay back $1.1 million

Dennis Flood

A Brunswick man will spend eight years in prison after pleading guilty to charges in Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court that he defrauded 45 elderly people in Ohio and Pennsyl­vania out of more than $1 million. Dennis Flood, 64, also was ordered Wednesday to pay back what he stole — a total of $1,153,163.77. Officials Read More…

Chamber of Commerce speaker series: Buehler’s Fresh Foods rooted in Ohio

Buehler’s Fresh Foods stores offer shoppers the option of sending their groceries in plastic containers by conveyor belt to a pickup area under a roof outside the store. (LAWRENCE PANTAGES / GAZETTE)

It’s been 86 years since the first Buehler’s Fresh Foods grocery store opened in New Philadelphia. Jenny Book, community relations specialist for the store in Wads­worth, gave a presentation on the company and its history Wednesday during the monthly luncheon meeting of the Wadsworth Chamber of Commerce at The Galaxy Restaurant, 201 Park Center Drive, Read More…

2015 Medina County State Fair Results

2015 Medina County State Fair Results CREATIVE ARTS DAY Cake Decorating – Advanced Level, Junior Outstanding – Victoria Schuster, Chippewa Chipmunks Dog Agility Class STD1 GOLD – Meghan Heimann, Brunswick Saddliers Class STD2 GOLD – Nichole Charnigo, Valley City Vikings Class STD3 BRONZE – Nichole Charnigo, Valley City Vikings Class STDOL GOLD – Meghan Heimann, Read More…

2015 Junior Fair Swine Results

2015 Junior Fair Swine Results Senior Showmanship (Ages 15-18) 1st – Michaela Stout, Litchfield Lively Leprechauns 2nd – Morgan Hart, Sharon Flying Horse & Pony 3rd – Bryce Hart, Sharon Flying Horse & Pony Intermediate Showmanship (Ages 12-14) 1st – Jamie Briggs, Challengers 2nd – Tristan Stout, Litchfield Lively Leprechauns 3rd – Allie Loftis, Cattle Read More…

2015 Junior Fair Still Exhibits Results

2015 Junior Fair Still Exhibits Results Exploring the Treasures of 4-H 1st – Christion Olson, Garfield Bees Discovering 4-H 1st – Madison Lichty, Buckeye Bunch 2nd – Bo Hall, Guilford Go-fers Outstanding Project Plaque Madison Lichty, Buckeye Bunch Horseless Horse 1st – Lizzy Magoolaghan, Hinckley Highlanders 2nd – Christine Kitchen, Mavericks 3rd – Charli Howard-Harris, Read More…

2015 Junior Fair Sheep Results

2015 Junior Fair Sheep Results Skillathon (Ages 8-11) 1st – Henry Hummel, Sharon Livewires 2nd tie – Levi Farnsworth, Sharon Livewires 2nd tie – Corinne Henslee, Sharon Livewires 3rd – Ellen Henslee, Sharon Livewires Skillathon (Ages 12-15) 1st – Larry Lewis III, Guilford Go-fers 2nd – Tristan Stout, Litchfield Lively Leprechauns 3rd – Kaitlyn Clifford, Read More…

2015 Jr. Fair Rabbit Results

2015 Jr. Fair Rabbit Results Showmanship – Beginner (Ages 8-9) 1st – Ella Saal, Guilford Go-fers 2nd – Nadia Bagley, Medynamites 3rd – Ryan O’Neil, Medina County 4-H Model Railroad Club Club Showmanship – Beginner (Ages 10-11) 1st – Willow Miller, Homer Jr. Highlighters 2nd – Hannah Bilbrey, Sharon Livewires 3rd – Ellen Fuller, Hinckley Read More…

2015 Junior Fair Pygmy Goat Results

2015 Junior Fair Pygmy Goat Results Senior Showmanship 1st – Ashley Rogers, Wadsworth Jolly Workers 2nd – Hannah McKenzie, Homer Jr. Highlighters 3rd – Sara Sanek, Phoenix Intermediate Showmanship 1st – Alexis Letner, Chippewa Chipmunks 2nd – Elizabeth Whetstone, Medina County 4-H Junior Leaders 3rd – Sophia Schrubb, Hinckley Highlanders Junior Showmanship 1st – Casey Read More…