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Celebrity service for your wedding

If you want to feel like a king and queen on your wedding day, book a limousine for you and your wedding party. BVIP Limousine is known for giving celebrity treatment to all of its customers. After all, when celebrities come to town, BVIP is the service they call. Driving sparkling-clean well-maintained vehicles, BVIP chauffeurs are neatly attired, well groomed and reliable. Choose to transport your wedding party, family and friends in comfort and safety. Call 330.725.3108.

Golf Outing & Dinner benefits 
Make-a-Wish Foundation

Russell Real Estate Services will present the 21st Golf Outing & Dinner on Thursday, July 28 at Weymouth Country Club and Fox Meadow Country Club. Sponsorships are available. For sponsorship information contact James Hiles at 440.447.0611 or Jeff Frish at 440.452.3765. For event information, visit

Feel your best with a bright and beautiful smile

Graduation and wedding season are upon us. Feel your best with a beautiful, bright smile. Hendricks Family Dentistry is offering a custom teeth whitening special for a discounted rate of only $175 (normally $285). The offer runs from April 1 through August 31. Call their office today to get the smile you deserve. 330-225-1433.

Visage Surgical Institute hosts Night of beauty

Visage Surgical Institute hosted a Night of Beauty in March to introduce Kybella Facial contouring, the first and only FDA-approved injectable treatment to tighten and tone the chin. 

MedinaMade opens its doors

MedinaMade celebrated its grand opening with a ribbon cutting ceremony in early April. An estimated 100 people were on hand to welcome the nonprofit retail gift store to the community. Attendees included Medina Mayor Dennis Hanwell, Medina County Commissioner Adam Friedrick, state Sen. Larry Obhof, state Rep. Steve Hambley and county Auditor Mike Kovack. All items offered for sale are made by residents of Medina County. The store gives local artisans a retail presence and provides employment opportunities for people with disabilities. Operated by SHC/The Arc of Medina County with support from the Medina County Board of Developmental Disabilities, MedinaMade is at 2736 Medina Road, Suite 108 in the Montville Center Plaza. or

Young scientists tackle science, technology, engineering 
and math

STEAM Day — Science Technology Engineering Arts and Math — drew a crowd to Highland Library in March. Budding scientists enjoyed weather experiments, fingerprinting and other activities presented by the company Mad Science. The library’s community room included a swimming pool full of Legos, make-your-own marshmallow catapults and drinking straw airplanes. Students even had a chance to fly a drone.

Local author publishes history of Medina County

Joann G. King, local author and historian, announced the publication of her new book, Medina County Coming of Age 1810-1900. It’s the first comprehensive history of the county since Baskin and Battey’s 1881 History of Medina County. To purchase the book, contact Joann at