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A DODD summary covering 448 points of review showed that the Medina board met standards in 434 areas for a 96.88 percent compliance rate. "Receiving a four-year accreditation from DODD shows the dedication of our staff in improving the lives of the people to whom we provide services, and we are ecstatic about receiving this recognition from the state," MCBDD Superintendent Annette Davis-Kramp said.
Rocky River Watershed Council volunteers are moving forward to help the local stream called the Gary Ditch to perform better. The bigger picture, according to council chairman Ed Kelly, is the Rocky River Watershed Council is forming Stream Teams in sub areas of the watershed to identify any issues or problems in any and all streams that are tributary to the Rocky River.
The second annual Medina County All-Veterans Military Banquet will be held this year on Oct. 25 at Williams-On-The-Lake, 787 Lafayette Road, Medina. The Joint Veterans Coalition of Medina County hosts the event which includes a cocktail hour from 5:30-6:30 p.m., dinner from 6:30-7:30 p.m., entertainment, including patriotic singers, dancing, recognitions and raffles to 9:30 p.m. Seating is limited to 280 for the gala event and reservations are a must.
A 2013 Medina High School graduate has withdrawn his federal lawsuit charging he was kicked off the basketball team for comments he made on Twitter. He originally filed the in Medina County Common Pleas Court, but it was transferred to federal court because Johanson's suit concerned constitutional issues.
Medina County did well in the latest state report cards, with six of the seven districts receiving A grades for meeting proficiency tests and graduation rate standards. Only Black River scored lower than the top mark - getting a B for meeting 20 of 24 standards.
Burglary, Bronson Street: Police reported a burglary at a store at 6:53 a.m. Sept. 10. Money and groceries were taken from the store.
The Grove Amphitheatre concluded its first full summer of programming Sept. 6 with a High School Battle of the Bands as part of its Under the Stars series of events.
MEDINA, Ohio: I recently had two terrific experiences at Carolyn Ludwig Mugrage Park, 4985 Windfall Road. Phil and I took our two Medina grandchildren, Nicholas and Elizabeth , there for a walk while their parents enjoyed dinner with friends.
It's so much fun to see so many people excited about Brunswick's bicentennial in 2015. We've had a packed house for our meetings and will likely have to change locations to accommodate everyone, but it's so good to see everyone.
Seventeen guns were taken during a Sept. 5 burglary at a Medina gun shop. Two men are now charged with possessing some of the guns taken during that burglary.
The Medina County Branch of the American Association of University Women is celebrating 50 years of community involvement and empowering women with a special anniversary luncheon and program. It will be held at 12:30 p.m. Sept.
A host of characters from Medina's past will be lining of the streets of city's historic district over the next three evenings for the 19th annual Walk with Spirits of the Past. Guides will lead groups of residents to actors placed around the Public Square who will tell stories of Medina's past.
Several streets near Public Square are closed due to an early morning water line break in the 200 block of South Court Street. Ohio 42 and Ohio 3, S. Court Street, are closed from Washington Street to Lafayette Road.
Are you brave enough to join the Medina ALS Ice Bucket Challenge? The community is invited to bring a bucket to the Square on Tuesday to take part in the group challenge to raise money and awareness for ALS research. MEDINA, Ohio - If you haven't taken the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge , here's your chance: Grab a bucket and come to the Square on Tuesday to join in the Medina community challenge.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 12:10 pm
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