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Macedonia Firefighters thanked for saving a young resident'slife
Apr 28, 2017 10:57 AM

Macedonia Firefighters thanked for saving a young resident'slife

Macedonia dispatch received a 911 call from a residence on Twinsburg Road stating a 27-year-old female had collapsed and CPR was being performed Feb. 24. Paramedics arrived and took over CPR with the department's Lucas Machine and delivered a cardiac shock via the monitor.

Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Tower plan dropped in village

NORTHFIELD VILLAGE Planning Commission members are shooting down a 123-foot tower proposed for the right-of-way land by village hall.

By Briana Barker Reporter
Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Allegations of misspent funds unfounded, says law director

MACEDONIA -- The city's law director has responded to allegations the administration has violated state law by "marketing" Issue 3, stating the city has the right to provide information to residents.

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United Methodist Church celebrates 150 years (VIDEO)
Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

United Methodist Church celebrates 150 years (VIDEO)

MACEDONIA -- As toddlers in the 1940's, Gail Holbrook-Exton and Althea Marquardt recall worshipping in a church with an old coal furnace and drapes that pulled around to make a classroom for Sunday school in a building that was built in 1911.

By Briana Barker Reporter
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Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Macedonia voters to decide tax increase

Macedonia voters will be the only Nordonia Hills residents going to the polls on May 2, as they will decide Issue 3, a 0.

By Eric Marotta Editor
Northfield Elementary to receive 'Hall of Fame' award
Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Northfield Elementary to receive 'Hall of Fame' award

NORDONIA HILLS -- Northfield Elementary is entering the Hall of Fame. The Ohio Association of Elementary School Administrators announced April 17 the Northfield Center kindergarten through fourth-grade school was selected to receive the annual Hall of Fame award.

By Briana Barker Reporter
Mothers of Twins club names 'Mother of the Year'
Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Mothers of Twins club names 'Mother of the Year'

Northfield Village resident Amber Vojtush has been named Mother of the Year by the Southeast Mothers of Twins Club.

By Eric Marotta Editor
Heavy rains bring flooding to the area
Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Heavy rains bring flooding to the area

Storms moved into Northeast Ohio around 5:45 p.m. April 19 and by 6:30 p.m. area residents began to report flooding in their neighborhoods. Northfield Center Trustee Paul Buescher said rainfall was measured at 2 inches per hour and reported "all of the usual flood prone areas were underwater.

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Judges now have additional option in drug offenses
Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Judges now have additional option in drug offenses

STOW -- What began as an idea between two municipal court systems more than a year ago has turned into what Stow Municipal Court Judge Kim Hoover called an "innovative regional collaboration.

By Tim Troglen Reporter
Facebook killer Stephens commits suicide after pursuit in Erie
Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Facebook killer Stephens commits suicide after pursuit in Erie

TWINSBURG -- Accused Facebook murderer Steven W. Stephens killed himself April 18 after a brief pursuit by Pennsylvania State Police and other agencies in Erie, Pa., according to Pennsylvania State Police. "Steve Stephens was spotted this morning by PSP members in Erie County.

By Andrew Schunk Twinsburg Bulletin Editor
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Team Tessa 5K to be held April 29
Apr 25, 2017 10:20 AM

Team Tessa 5K to be held April 29

SAGAMORE HILLS More than 1,000 are expected to attend a 5K race in Sagamore Hills Park to benefit 6-year-old Tessa Puma, who has been undergoing surgeries since early April including a lower left leg amputation due to a rare infection.

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(Video) Residents asked to 'Pick up Poop' in Northfield Village
Apr 20, 2017 9:19 AM

(Video) Residents asked to 'Pick up Poop' in Northfield Village

Northfield Village — At village Council's April 12 meeting, Service Director Jason Walters reported on a meeting he had with Summit County officials regarding the regional sewer district program to reduce the amount of contamination in area streams from dog feces.

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Apr 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Spring cleanup is May in village

May is Spring Cleanup month in Northfield Village. There will be two dumpsters each at the service department buildings, 199 Ledge Road and 68 Houghton Road, as well as one at the end of Chestnut Street. No hazardous materials are to be placed into either dumpster. No paint or tires will be taken.

(Video) Issue 3 set for May 2 vote
Apr 19, 2017 12:00 AM

(Video) Issue 3 set for May 2 vote

MACEDONIA -- The city is returning to voters for more money, only this time, it would be non-residents who work in the city paying the increase. If approved, Issue 3 on the May 2 ballot would bring the city an estimated $2 million per year, according to city estimates. The measure is a 0.

By Eric Marotta | Editor
Northfield Village trash pickup switching from 1 to 2 days
Apr 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Northfield Village trash pickup switching from 1 to 2 days

NORTHFIELD VILLAGE -- Beginning May 1 residents on the east side of the village will need to put their trash cans out on Mondays and west side residents' trash will be picked up on Tuesdays.

By Briana Barker | Reporter
Apr 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Fundraiser aims to help families, those fighting addiction

NORTHFIELD VILLAGE -- Dawn Scherma is raising funds to help opiate addicts get the help they need.

By Briana Barker Reporter
Man sought in Cleveland Facebook killing is dead
Apr 18, 2017 12:10 PM

Man sought in Cleveland Facebook killing is dead

CLEVELAND (AP) — Pennsylvania State Police say the suspect in the random killing of a Cleveland retiree posted on Facebook has shot and killed himself after a brief pursuit.

Former Northfield Center man sentenced to life in prison for third time
Apr 13, 2017 3:58 PM

Former Northfield Center man sentenced to life in prison for third time

AKRON — For the third time, former Northfield resident Willard McCarley has been sentenced to life in prison with the possibility of parole after 20 years in the 1992 murder of Twinsburg Township resident Charlene Puffenbarger.

By Andrew Schunk | Twinsburg Bulletin Editor
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Debate video: Macedonia Issue 3
Apr 13, 2017 3:19 PM

Debate video: Macedonia Issue 3

Macedonia Mayor Joe Migliorini and Councilor Sylvia Hanneken agreed to talk about Issue 3 with News Leader editor Eric Marotta April 13 at Record Publishing Co.'s office in Kent.

Former Northfield Center man found guilty in third murder trial
Apr 12, 2017 5:12 PM

Former Northfield Center man found guilty in third murder trial

A Summit County jury found former Northfield Center resident Willard McCarley guilty for the third time in the 1992 murder of Charlene Puffenbarger, Summit County Prosecutor Sherri Bevan Walsh announced today.

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