January 2020 Around Town 1

Readers Choice 2019 Continues!

Medina County Lifestyle’s annual Readers’ Choice Awards continue all this month! In December 2019, we asked you to nominate your favorite businesses for each category. Now it’s time for you to vote among the nominees. To submit your vote, simply visit, forms.gle/Jema3UHDbtGFVSVT9.The voting period will end Jan. 31 at 5 p.m. EST and we will announce the winners in our Readers’ Choice issue this April.

Medina Hospital’s BASH Event Raises $91,000

The Medina Hospital hosted their annual BASH on Oct. 19, 2019 at the Weymouth Country Club. BASH, Benefiting a Superior Hospital, featured cocktails, appetizers, gaming from 6 – 7:30 p.m., dinner, raffle prize drawings and dancing to live music provided by Midnight Blue. The event raised $91,000 for the Medina Hospital, all of which are available to Medina campus departments through an application and board approval process.

Newly-Renovated Vietnam Veterans Memorial Complete

In late 2019, renovations on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on Northland Drive were completed, revealing a beautiful brick structure surrounding the original memorial that was built by the Vietnam Veterans of America, Medina Chapter 385 in 1989. Other renovations included installing a modern drainage system to prevent against flooding and placing a new American flag, The National League of Families POW/MIA flag and six new U.S. Military service flags at the memorial’s entrance. The Vietnam Veterans of America, Medina Chapter 385 held a ribbon cutting for the newly-renovated memorial on Nov. 10, 2019.