May 25, 2016

Partly sunny

Engagement – Allegier – Falish

Mr. and Mrs. Michael A. Falish are pleased to announce the engagement of their son, Michael James, to Samantha Kay Allegier, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Allegier. A wedding date is yet to be announced.

70th Anniversary – Charek

Laura and Frank Charek will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary with a renewal of their vows followed by a reception at St. Francis Catholic Church in Medina. The couple were married by Monsignor Novak on Feb. 23, 1946, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Cleveland. Laura worked for six years at Sherwin Williams and 26 Read More…

Wedding – Meinke

Kathleen Luschek and Billy Meinke were married on Jan. 30, 2016, in Waimanalo, Hawaii in a traditional Hawaiian ceremony. Kathleen’s attendants were Allison Shaw and Philip Stewart. Billy’s attendants were the groom’s brother, Bob Meinke, and Chris Arntzen. About 50 friends and family attended the outdoor ceremony followed by a reception. The couple both work Read More…

Engagement – Pearl – Whitley

Mr. and Mrs. Joel Gross of Creston are very happy to announce the engagement of their daughter, Lisa, to Rick Whitley of West Salem. Rick is the son of the late Pearl Swinehart and Omer Whitley. An Aug. 27 wedding is planned at the Creston Cannan United Methodist Church.

Engagement – Huffman – Canfield

Returning to the United States from studying abroad in France, Ashley Huffman received the surprise of her life! Kyle Canfield was waiting at the airport with a sign with her name on it, and upon turning it over, a question was printed on it: “Will you marry me?” She must have said “yes,” because the Read More…

Engagement – Kudla – Olee

Paul and Mary Fran Kudla of Medina announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Elizabeth, to Christopher Alan Olee, son of Christopher and Aleen Olee of Valley City. Emily is a graduate of the University of Akron School of Nursing and is a registered nurse at Akron Children’s Hospital’s neonatal intensive care unit. Christopher is Read More…

Engagement – Hoffman – Casterline

Corissa Mae Hoffman and Chase William Lee Casterline, together with their parents, are pleased to announce their engagement. Corissa is the daughter of Regina and Matthew Hoffman of Lodi. She is a 2010 graduate of Black River High School, a 2011 graduate of the Medina County Career Center for dental assistance and a 2015 graduate Read More…

50th Anniversary – Litkovitz

Kathy (Reising) and Ted Litkovitz celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Feb. 5, 2016. The couple met at the Turnpike Lanes Bowling Alley in Elyria. They were married at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Lorain by the Rev. Timothy Lynch. Kathy is a graduate of Clearview High School (class of 1961) and attended Kent State Read More…

Engagement – Orchard – LaHue

Emily Frances Orchard and Phillip Duncan LaHue, together with their parents, are pleased to announce their engagement. Emily is the daughter of Andrea and Mark Orchard, of Wadsworth. She earned her bachelor’s degree in nursing from Case Western Reserve University and is an operating room nurse at Southwest General Health Center in Berea. Phillip is Read More…

Achievement – Ellis

Congratulations Jennifer Ellis, of Lorain, for being named to the Dean’s List at the University of Cincinnati Education Program. Jennifer is the daughter of Denise Ellis and Steve Ellis of Lorain. We are so proud of you!