The Habitat For Humanity ReStore is fully stocked by local residents and
businesses. Most of the businesses that donate are often giving brand
new but over stocked items. The profits of the ReStore make it possible
for qualified families to buy affordable housing. Habitat For Humanity
of Medina County, Inc woks hard to eliminate poverty housing in
Wadsworth VFW Post #1089 and Medina County Auditor Mike Kovack
will once again sponsor their Memorial Day Essay Contest for students in
6th through 8th grade. $450 in prizes will be awarded to the
Deadline is Friday, May 8th. See the contest rules HERE.
The Medina County Auditor's Office is proud to present its 18th Annual Pet
Saturday, May 2nd at the Medina County Fairgrounds from
10 am - 2 pm. Over 30 rescue groups will have animals available
for adoption as well as free pictures with your pet, free dog nail
trims, blessing of the pets and more! Free admission! See Adoptathon for more information.
Lombardo leaves Highland football for St. Edwards
Euclid resident Tom Lombardo, who guided the Highland Hornets' football
team to a 61-29 record over the past eight seasons has accepted the head
coaching job at St. Edwards, where he previously served as offensive
coordinator under his father. Read the Cleveland.com story HERE.
Congratulations to the 2015
Medina County Kiwanis Students of the Year!
Black River: Anna-Marie Stiver Logan
Elizabeth Kisiday Keegan Gallagher
Medina CCC: Deanna
Drockton Thomas Matheis
The county-wide Students of the Year will be announced and all students
honored at a banquet at Williams on the Lake on Wednesday, May 6 at 6
pm. Tickets are $20 and can be obtained by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Congratulations to all our outstanding students!!
direction in which education starts a man
will determine his
future in life. Plato
Brunswick Relay for Life Sale
Brunswick Relay For
"All Night For the Fight!" will be hosting a Garage Sale on Friday, April
24 from 9am-4pm and Saturday, April 25 from 9am to Noon at 3057 Ethan
Court. Items will include Kids clothing & toys, adult
men's & women's clothing & more. ALL money raised is donated to Relay
for Life American Cancer Society.
Have kids 12
and under? You don't want to miss the Medina County Family A-Fair! Saturday, April 25 from 11 am to
3 pm at the Medina County Fairgrounds Community Center,
735 Lafayette Rd. Admission is free and there will be over 30
participating vendors each with a free activity for your children!
Face painters, magicians, balloon artists, animals, entertainment and
miss the best event in Medina County for children and
make sure to stop by the auditor's booth to say "hi"! More info HERE.
Bowling For Blindness
Trinity Rose Foundation
Saturday, April 25th from 2-4:30 pm at Medina Lanes, 201
Harding Street to bowl for a worthy cause! For $20 per person ($40
per team) you'll bowl 3 games with shoes & refreshments included!
Pre-register HERE. All
proceeds towards buying a service dog for a 6 year old.
Empty Bowls Project
The "Empty Bowl
Project" fundraiser will be held Saturday, April 25 from 5-7:30 at
Granger United Methodist Church at 1235 Granger Road. Guests are
able to choose which handmade bowl their meal is served in & keep it as
a reminder there are always empty bowls in the world. Admission is $10
and proceeds benefit the Salvation Army's Project MUNCH For more
Information call Molly Adams at (330) 239-2396
8 Medina Voice Finalists
The 8 finalists
in the "Medina Voice" competition will sing off Saturday, April 25th at 7:30 pm
at Johnny Malloys, 1038 N. Court St. Eva Todd, Kristen Lyons, Mary
Jeanne Custer, Ellis Johanson, Ian Morgan, Kate Bowling, Emma Ilg &
Natalie Seifert will perform with local band "Skinny Moo" to determine
the winner. Read Ann Norman's full story HERE.
Stand Up for Downs
Stand Up for
Downs presents Comedy In The Cellar on Saturday April 25 at 7:30-9pm
(Anything goes) at Main Street Cafe, 17 Public Square, Medina. Headliner
is Quinn Patterson and Feature is Kirk Bogos. Proceeds go to increasing
awareness & improving the lives of those living with Downs syndrome. For
more information or tickets visit HERE.
Local Band CD Release Party
band "Walking in Circles" will hold a CD release party
Saturday, April 25 at 7 pm at The Strand, 123 Broad
Street, Wadsworth. "Scenic Route' will open. Band members
are Blake Brouse, Allison Wolf, Jake Gray, Ben Beheydt, Kevin Herwerden
& Zach Shelly. Tickets are $7.
Step Up to Prevent Suicide Walk
The Medina County
Coalition for suicide Prevention hosts the Step Up To Prevent Suicide
April 26 at 1 pm on Medina's Public Square. The
3.5 mile walk is free and T-shirts are given out to the first 300
registered at Prevent Suicides.
Medina Run 4 Fun
The Medina City
Schools Foundation needs volunteers for the Run4Fun Friday, May 1 between 7 - 8:30
pm. All proceeds fund programming for Medina City
students. Help make this year another great success by volunteering HERE. Questions? Contact email@example.com.
Wadsworth Senior Hall
Thursday, May 7
from 5:30-7 pm at the Galaxy Restaurant, 201 Park Center Dr.
Tickets are $15 and include a wine & cheese reception. Contact
330-335-1513 for tickets.