February 6, 2016

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Police looking for a missing elderly Brunswick Hills man

Donald Spencer

UPDATE: Police found the man uninjured today shortly after 3 p.m. The Brunswick Hills Police department is searching for an 81-year-old man with dementia who went missing from his residence earlier today. Donald Spencer was reported missing from his residence on the 800 block of Glencairn Road at 12:30 p.m. today. Spencer is 6 feet Read More…

Unofficial results from the election on Nov. 3, 2015

Candidates 100 percent of precincts counted. * denotes incumbents One to be elected unless otherwise noted. Cities BRUNSWICK COUNCIL WARD 1 Michael J. Abella Jr.* 1,567 COUNCIL WARD 2 Nicholas J. Hanek 1,372 COUNCIL WARD 3 David Coleman* 770 Joe Salzgeber 1,168 COUNCIL WARD 4 Anthony P. Capretta* 1,414 MEDINA COUNCIL PRESIDENT John M. Coyne Read More…

One killed, one injured in early morning Brunswick Hills Twp. car crash

A 23-year-old Medina man died in car crash Wednesday morning in Brunswick Hills Township. Ryan E. Wheeler was driving a 2011 Kia Optima north on West 130th Street near Sleepy Hollow Road when he lost control of his vehicle, which veered off the left side of the road and struck a tree at 2:15 a.m., Read More…

Brunswick Hills Twp. woman admits in court to stealing $190,000

Julie Beeching listens as her former employer, Ron Bammerlin, tells a judge how his Montville Township business was affected after Beeching stole from him over a six-year period. At left is Beeching’s attorney, Ron Spears. (NICK GLUNT / GAZETTE)

A Medina County judge ordered a Brunswick Hills Township woman on Monday to pay back more than $190,000 she admitted to stealing from her former employer. Julie Beeching, 48, of the 4700 block of Grafton Road, pleaded guilty in July to a charge of theft, a third-degree felony punishable by up to three years in Read More…

Brunswick Hills Fire Department welcomes 2 new trucks and expansion

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The Brunswick Hills Township Fire Department placed Engine 21-1 and Engine 21-2 into service after a Housing Ceremony on Saturday.

The Brunswick Hills Township Fire Department hosted a groundbreaking and “housing” ceremony Saturday to celebrate upcoming renovations to the 35-year-old Fire Station No. 2 at 4875 Grafton Road and to place two new engines into service. Chief Anthony Strazzo said the No. 2 station was constructed in 1980. At the time, Brunswick Hills had a Read More…

Boston Road closed several hours for box truck crash

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Boston Road in Brunswick Hills Township was closed from 11:45 a.m. until about 3 p.m. Wednesday just before Boston Reserve Lane after a truck veered off the road. “The driver just wasn’t paying attention. It was raining, so the ground is very soft, and the culvert is pretty deep,” Officer Michael Torres said. “We brought Read More…

First ranger, wife receive Medina County parks award

Norman and Phyllis Eustace of Brunswick Hills Township are shown during the opening of Princess Ledges Nature Preserve in 2005. (PHOTO PROVIDED)

A new award has been created by the Friends of Medina County Parks and recently was presented to the district’s first ranger and his wife. Norman and Phyllis Eustace, of Brunswick Hills Township, are the recipients of the first Park Stewardship Award. The Friends group was formed in 1972 as a nonprofit to coordinate volunteer Read More…

NEXUS gas pipeline sues four in Medina County to gain access to survey land

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Katie Anderson and Nick Glunt | The Gazette The NEXUS Gas Transmission Pipeline has filed a lawsuit against the owners of four properties in Medina County, saying they repeatedly “refuse to grant NEXUS access” to survey their land. The company’s lawsuit asks a judge to allow access to conduct survey work. The lawsuit was filed Read More…

Brunswick Hills Twp.-based company to pay annual cash dividend

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RPM International Inc., the Brunswick Hills Township-based specialty chemicals maker, announced Thursday it would pay a regular quarterly cash dividend of 26 cents a share. The dividend is payable July 31 to shareholders of record on July 13. RPM noted in a statement its last increase of 8.3 percent in October marked 41 consecutive years Read More…

Bicentennial celebrated along with summer festival in Brunswick

The grounds of the Brunswick Summer Celebration in front of Brunswick High School, 3581 Center Road. The festival is open through Sunday. (LOREN GENSON / GAZETTE)

Anyone looking for family-friendly fun should be able to find it this week at the Brunswick Summer Celebration. The festival opened Tuesday and runs through Sunday. SCHEDULE Wednesday Festival is open 5 to 11 p.m. 5 p.m. — Rides open 6:30 p.m. — Sobos, classic rock, RPM Stage 7 p.m. — Student awards, ABC Equipment Read More…