April 15, 2014

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Brunswick police log for Jan. 30

Brunswick police Thursday, Jan. 23 12:51 p.m. — Center Road near Interstate 71, Martin Garza Jr., 39, 4347 Inner Circle Drive, served with a warrant from Huron police for telecommunications harassment following a traffic stop. 9:03 p.m. — Michael Hocevar, 52, 1350 Cross Creek Drive, Apt. 170, served with a warrant accusing him of filing Read More…

Medina police log for Jan. 29

Medina police Wednesday, Jan. 22 12:36 a.m. — 500 block N. State Road, Tyshawn Jerome Henderson, 21, Chippewa Lake, cited for operating a motor vehicle without a license and arrested for obstructing official business. 10:22 a.m. — 1000 block Lafayette Road, report of burglary at a residence. 6:38 p.m. — 200 block N. Court St., Read More…

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Daft Punk, Lorde are Grammy winners

Greg Kot | Chicago Tribune Macklemore & Ryan Lewis steamrolled the competition in the early going Sunday at the Grammys. The Seattle hip-hop duo swept the rap awards in the pre-telecast for rap album (“The Heist”) and rap song and best rap sung performance (“Thrift Shop”), then added a fourth Grammy during the prime-time national Read More…

Brunswick police log for Jan. 23

Windows smashed to gain entry to cars Four car smash-and-grabs were reported in Brunswick the evening of Jan. 16. Officers first responded to the Brunswick Recreation and Fitness Center parking lot where two cars were found with their windows shattered around 5:45 p.m. A Motorola tablet was reported stolen from one of the cars. At Read More…

Medina police log for Jan. 22

Medina police Tuesday, Jan. 14 12:55 p.m. — 900 block Lake Road, report of possible drug activity. 4 p.m. — 400 block Bronson St., allegation of assault. 9:08 p.m. — West Union Street, report of suspicious male led to arrest of suspect from alleged assault on Bronson Street. Wednesday, Jan. 15 5:55 p.m. — 600 Read More…

Swoboda to speak at leadership breakfast

Robin Swoboda

MEDINA — Robin Swoboda, Channel 3 News personality, will be the featured speaker at the Leadership Medina County Awareness Breakfast on Feb. 6. Swoboda will talk about her 28 years of experience as a broadcaster and will share stories about her favorite interviews. Alumni and board members will be available to share their own class Read More…

MLK discusses JFK in rediscovered tape

As the nation reflects on the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., an audiotape of an interview with the civil rights leader discovered in a Tennessee attic sheds new light on a famous phone call John F. Kennedy made to King’s wife more than 50 years ago. Historians generally agree that Kennedy’s phone call to Read More…

County court log for Jan. 17

The following people appeared in Medina County Common Pleas Court on Thursday, according to county Prosecutor Dean Holman: • David Bednarski, 24, Erhart Road, Medina, sentenced to three years of community control sanctions on one count of trafficking in marijuana, a third-degree felony. His driver’s license was suspended for six months. • James Kilmire, 38, Akron, sentenced Read More…

In three-horse Oscar race, who’s the favorite?

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In a hydra-headed Oscar race, “American Hustle,” “12 Years a Slave” and “Gravity” all have legitimate claims to favorite status. And that’s a good thing. Even if a front-runner emerges from the much-nominated trio over the six weeks leading up to the 86th Academy Awards on March 2, the credentials of each film should be Read More…

Wadsworth police log for Jan. 17

Wadsworth police Wednesday, Jan. 8 4:40 p.m. — 100 block Mills St., David E.W. Simmons, 23, 480 Bird St., Wadsworth, charged with assault. 5:36 p.m. — Aaron M. Sanders-Hansen, 25, 170 Mills St. Apt. 6, Wadsworth, arrested on a felony drug manufacturing warrant at his home. Thursday, Jan. 9 8:37 p.m. — Gene W. Chicoine, Read More…