May 29, 2016

Medina
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Memorial Day events in Medina County

A variety of Memorial Day ceremonies and celebrations are scheduled Sunday and Monday across Medina County. Cities, villages and townships are planning parades and community gatherings. Many include trips to cemeteries. Three communities are holding Sunday gatherings: Rittman, York Township and Litchfield Township. The holiday schedule is busy Monday with parades in Brunswick, Medina, Wadsworth, Read More…

Motorcyclist killed on Columbia Road

Michael T. Funk, 22, of Medina, was killed Friday when his motorcycle hit a car on Columbia Road in Liverpool Township. Ohio Highway Patrol officers said Funk was riding northbound on Columbia just past Abbeyville Road. The patrol said Funk crossed a double yellow line and passed his friend also riding a motorcycle. Over the Read More…

10 things to know, Friday, May 27

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. Obama makes historic visit to Hiroshima “Death fell from the sky and the world was changed,” the president says in a somber speech in the city where the U.S. dropped the first atomic bomb. 2. Signal detected Read More…

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Police levy sought again in Brunswick Hills Township

Brunswick Hills Police Chief Tim Sopkovich told trustees Thursday that although a tax levy has failed twice, it is essential to maintain services in the growing township. Sopkovich said passing a levy will allow the department “to sustain operations and continue patrolling the streets of Brunswick Hills, providing police service to (residents) and also having Read More…

ELECTION 2016: Trump sews up delegates to seal GOP nomination

BISMARCK, N.D. — Triumphantly armed with a majority of his party’s delegates, Republican Donald Trump unleashed a broadside attack Thursday on Hillary Clinton’s prescriptions for energy, guns, the economy and international affairs, shifting abruptly toward the general election with his likely Democratic opponent locked in a divisive primary contest. The New York billionaire shrugged off Read More…

DeWine inadvertently announces governor’s bid in 2018

COLUMBUS — Mike DeWine, the state attorney general and a former U.S. senator, confirmed Thursday what political prognosticators have reported for months: He’s running for governor. The 69-year-old Republican shared his less-than-secret plans with a Dayton charter school official in a conversation overheard by a reporter. DeWine told the Dayton Daily News the discussion had Read More…

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AP delegate count: Trump clinches nomination

WASHINGTON — Donald Trump on Thursday reached the number of delegates needed to clinch the Republican nomination for president, completing an unlikely rise that has upended the political landscape and sets the stage for a bitter fall campaign. Trump was put over the top in the Associated Press delegate count by a small number of Read More…

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State legislators pass bill to legalize medical marijuana

COLUMBUS — A medical marijuana legalization bill has been sent to Gov. John Kasich in an effort by state lawmakers to offset support for a proposed fall ballot measure. The measure cleared the Ohio Senate by just three votes, and the House followed by OK’ing Senate changes 67-28. The proposal, which Kasich has not committed Read More…

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When the nest isn’t so empty: More millennials now living with parents than spouse or partner

WASHINGTON — Many of America’s young adults appear to be in no hurry to move out of their old bedrooms. For the first time on record, living with parents is now the most common arrangement for people ages 18 to 34, an analysis of census data by the Pew Research Center has found. Nearly one-third Read More…

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Could the end be near for Cleveland State’s Wolstein Center?

CLEVELAND — Cleveland State University is considering whether to replace the school’s 13,000-seat arena with a smaller facility to allow for construction of additional on-campus housing. Cleveland.com reports that Cleveland State wants to add another 1,000 housing units in the next few years to meet student demand. Cleveland State has been working to reshape its Read More…

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