May 28, 2015


Indians Notes: Tribe players shave heads in tribute to Mike Aviles’ daughter

CLEVELAND — One by one, Indians players began shaving their heads. It was for a very good cause. “It’s part of a team thing. It started with Mike Aviles’ daughter, for her, and what she’s going through,” said second baseman Jason Kipnis, referring to Aviles’ 4-year-old daughter, Adriana, who was recently diagnosed with leukemia. “She’s Read More…

Indians players shave heads in solidarity with Aviles as daughter fights leukemia

CLEVELAND — Cleveland Indians infielder Mike Aviles is touched by the show of support he’s getting from teammates for his 4-year-old daughter, who was diagnosed with leukemia this month. Several Indians players and coaches have shaved their heads to support Aviles and Adriana, who returned home after treatment at the Cleveland Clinic. “It means a Read More…

Capsule cam permits seeing insides from out


AVON — Like something out of a spy movie, the capsule-size camera takes two photos per second and the images it captures are radio-transmitted to a receptor belt strapped around a person’s waist. But international espionage isn’t involved — the belt wearer’s intestines are — and 25 to 30 patients per month swallow the cameras Read More…

Scout’s service project aims to provide toys for pediatric patients

Eagle Project

UPDATE: Joshua’s walk, originally scheduled for Oct. 19, was rained out. He will try again at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 2. The walk begins at the gazebo at South Central Park and will take participants along Bainbridge Road to Wilcox Elementary School before returning to the park.  NORTH RIDGEVILLE — When Joshua Shadle was strong Read More…

Elyria personnel to get HEART from the Cleveland Clinic

ELYRIA — The city of Elyria has inked a deal with the Cleveland Clinic to use its trademarked customer service model in a pilot program that aims to translate the program to the public sector. The deal, which was finalized in recent days, allows Elyria to exclusively use the Clinic’s HEART model in training session Read More…