The Revolutionary War Patriots' Day event will be held beginning at noon April 22 at the bell tower at Rootstown Middle School, 4190 S.R. 44. The event will be celebrating April 19, 1775, and "The Shot Heard 'Round the World" at Lexington and Concord in Massachusetts.
BrysonKamden Walker Proud parents Damel Walker and Denise Kot welcomed son Bryson Kamden Walker into the world Feb. 1, 2017, at UH Portage Medical Center in Ravenna, Ohio. Bryson weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces at birth.
Alynn Grace Markusic Angela Fiffick and Cody Markusic of Mantua welcomed daughter Alynn Grace Markusic into the world Feb. 3, 2017, at University Hospitals in Ravenna, Ohio. Alynn Grace weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces at birth.
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Lyndsey Anne Bowers and Jason Shugarts were united in marriage Sept. 17, 2016, in Lakewood, Ohio, Chelsea Duffin as Officiant. The bride is a 2001 graduate of Twinsburg High School and a 2005 graduate of Kent State University. She works at Level Seven in Independence.
Jessica Base, daughter of Howard and Kim Base of Macedonia, and Austin Conner, son of Marlene Conner of Olmsted Township, were married July 16, 2016, at Ariel International Center in Cleveland. The Rev. Shawn Brennan officiated.
Abigail Lauren Heil Megan Loske and Jeremy Heil of Mantua welcomed daughter Abigail Lauren Heil into the world Nov. 22, 2016. Abigail weighed six pounds, 12 ounces at birth, and was born at University Hospitals in Portage County.
WeddingSean Short - Lindsey BrodeMr. and Mrs. Sean and Lindsey Short of Rootstown, Ohio, were united in marriage June 16, 2016, on the beach in Cancun, Mexico.The bride is the daughter of Cheryl Lockley and Jim Lockley of Lake Milton and Rootstown, respectively.
WeddingSuplicki -- SeisloveBradley Seislove and Kalyn Suplicki tied the ultimate Warrior knot Aug. 27, 2016, at St. Sebastian Catholic Church in Akron, with Fr. Edwin Leonard and Fr. Michael Ausperk celebrating the ceremony.
EngagementNelson - BoringScot and Kim Nelson of Ravenna and Charlestown Township announce the engagement of their daughter, LaRee Nelson of Ravenna, to Nathan Boring of Diamond, Ohio, son of Christopher and Cathy Boring of Diamond, Ohio, and Palmyra Township.
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BirthJacob Isaac KunkleParents Christianna O'Dell and Nicholas Kunkle, of Alliance, welcomed son Jacob Isaac Kunkle into the world May 4, 2016, at University Hospitals Portage Medical Center in Ravenna. Jacob weighed eight pounds, 13 ounces at birth.
BirthsNathan BuemiJacqueline Buemi, of Wausau, Wisc., welcomed son Nathan Buemi into the world Feb. 18, 2016, at 9:14 a.m. Nathan weighed eight pounds, 10 ounces and measured 19.5 inches at birth.
EngagementFelter - MackinBill and Liz Felter, of Sugar Bush Knolls, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristine Felter, of University Heights, to Jake Mackin, of University Heights, son of Mike and Sue Mackin of Cuyahoga Falls.
BirthJohn Matthew 'Jack' DeeganPete and Jara Deegan of Wayne, Pa., welcomed son John Matthew "Jack" Deegan into the world July 8, 2016, at Lankenau Hospital in Wynnewood, Pa. John Matthew weighed 8 pounds, 12 ounces and was 22.5 inches long at birth.
Haley Austin, daughter of Lorenzo and Rose Austin of Northfield Center, and Jeff Chapek, son of Jeff and Lisa (deceased) Chapek of Garfield Heights, are engaged to be married.
BirthRosabella Myka KozakTheresa and Mark Kozak of Hiram welcomed daughter Rosabella Myka Kozak into the world April 15, 2016. Rosabella weighed seven pounds and seven ounces at birth and was born at UH Geauga Hospital.
WeddingMurrock, Hanneman exchange vowsChanning Hanneman (Murrock) of Twinsburg, daughter of Kevin and Carolyn Murrock of Twinsburg, and Andrew Hanneman of Twinsburg, son of Jeff and Pam Hanneman of Macedonia, were united in marriage Oct. 10, 2015, The Rev.
Twinsburg resident celebrates 90 yearsSteve Frejofsky, Jr., of Twinsburg, will celebrate his 90th birthday May 19 with family and friends, and, of course, his wife of 61 years, Mary (Festa) Frejofsky.Frejofsky, son of Steve Sr.
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EngagementHannah L. McDonald and Timothy NoscoLeonard James and Kelly Scholes McDonald of Scottsdale, Ariz., announce the engagement of their daughter, Hannah Lynn McDonald of Scottsdale, Ariz.
Birth Rian Dorothy Scharrer Zachary and Sydnie Scharrer of Twinsburg announce the birth of their daughter, Rian Dorothy Scharrer, Feb. 10, 2016. Rian weighed 6 pounds, 9 ounces at birth and was born at Robinson Memorial Hospital in Ravenna. Brother Noah Samuel Scharrer, 2 1/2,