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Archives for February 5, 2013

50th Anniversary – Winans

Terry and Pat Winans, this week celebrated their 50th anniversary, married in Oakland, Maryland, the 14th day of January 1963. They have four children; nine grandchildren; and five great grandchildren. They will renew their vows in June with family and friends.

Elyria police warn of phone scam

ELYRIA – If it’s too good to be true, it usually is, said Elyria police Capt. Chris Costantino, who is warning residents to be aware of a phone scam that has been reported to police. A caller, who has been telling residents he is from “U.S. Grants,” asks people to wire him money through Western Read More…

Prosecutors seek life sentence for Amish beard-cutting leader

TOLEDO — Federal prosecutors want a life sentence for the leader of an Amish breakaway group convicted in a series of beard- and hair-cutting attacks, saying it’s highly unlikely the attacks would have happened without his involvement. Samuel Mullet Sr. not only orchestrated the attacks, but he also held absolute control over the members of Read More…

DeWine: Systemic problems led to Cleveland police chase, shooting

RICHFIELD — Ohio’s attorney general says lack of proper supervision and failures in the system led to a chaotic police chase with 13 officers firing 137 rounds, killing two people. Attorney General Mike DeWine on Tuesday released the first detailed account of the Nov. 29 shooting. He turned it over to the Cuyahoga County prosecutor, Read More…

Memo details legal rationale for killing Americans abroad

WASHINGTON — An internal Justice Department memo says it is legal for the government to kill U.S. citizens abroad if it believes they are senior al-Qaida leaders continually engaged in operations aimed at killing Americans. The document, reported Monday night by NBC News, provides a legal rationale behind the Obama administration’s use of drone strikes Read More…

Ratings agency sued by feds over financial crisis

WASHINGTON — The U.S. government is accusing the debt rating agency Standard & Poor’s of fraud for giving high ratings to risky mortgage bonds that helped bring about the financial crisis. The government filed a civil complaint late Monday against S&P, the first enforcement action the government has taken against a major rating agency related Read More…

Engagement – Hamisfar – Shuler

Sean met Faith while sitting in a salon getting a hair cut, she was and still is his beautician. Sean asked Faith out on a date in December 2010. While on a family trip in Salem, Massachusetts, October 2011, he proposed. The future bride is the daughter of Ron and Becky Hamisfar of Norwalk. She Read More…

Retirement – Lichty

Medina City Schools lost 58 years of Transportation Experience. As of December 31, 2012 the Lichtys, Neal and Diana, retired from the Transportation Department of Medina City Schools. Their total years of service are 58, Diana retired as the Head Bus Driver with 31 years and Neal retired with 27 years as Head Bus Mechanic. Read More…

Engagement – Smith – Judd

  Mr. and Mrs. Gary M. Smith of Broadview Heights, formerly of Medina, announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren Elizabeth, to Mr. Nicholas Robert Judd, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Barry Judd of North Royalton. Lauren is a 2001 graduate of Medina High School and received a Bachelor’s Degree in Health Administration from Read More…

Myrtle P. “Pat” Grove

Myrtle P. “Pat” Grove (nee Russell), 80, of Avon Lake, passed away unexpectedly Saturday evening, February 2, 2013 at Medina Hospital in Medina. Arrangements will be announced by Busch Funeral Home in Avon Lake, 440-933-3202.