Pets in the Community

Working on this month's magazine was an amazing experience for me as the newbie on the Medina County Lifestyle team. When I formerly worked as a reporter, one of my favorite things to do was to provide a voice for those in our county who could not speak, and it was a lot of fun to continue spending my time…

People and their Pets

They say love is a four-legged word. But for many of us, our loved ones may have two legs, four, or even more. Check out these photos of our readers and their furry friends.

Jack Vigneault Memorial Golf Outing

Hundreds of golfers attended the 21st annual Jack Vigneault Memorial Golf Outing at Fox Meadow Golf Course to benefit the Medina Hospital Foundation, who will use the funds to enhance services offered through Medina Hospital.

Medina Half Marathon Runners

Beauticians from Salon Evangelene in Medina joined forces to participate in the Medina Half Marathon. The event drew hundreds of people from around the county.

Around Town

National Carpet Mill Outlet broke ground in June for their new facility on Route 18 in Medina. Set to open in 2017, this location will feature a wide selection of flooring, a children’s play area, furnished room vignettes with working kitchens, an in-store interior design workshops, a café, and so much more. The store will feature the largest selection of…

Wings and Wisdom

Throughout the summer, Medina Raptor Center Executive Director Laura Jordan works from sun up to sun down. She has worked tirelessly since she founded the nonprofit bird rehabilitation center in 1991 to educate the community about birds as well as to provide the appropriate general and medical care to birds in need.

Parks For Pups

Looking to have some fun in the sun with your four legged friends? Fortunately, Medina County has a number of dog parks with a variety of features for your pet to enjoy off-leash.

The Road to Success is Paved in Paw Prints

For these local organizations, years of hard work and teamwork have provided the opportunity to serve people through their pets. Though they offer different services, both have the common interest of working with animals to make a difference in the lives of local people.

Three Quick Training Tips

Training is not just for dogs. In fact, Linda Randall has worked with a wide variety of critters and their owners to create and preserve the human-animal bond—a part of her job that she holds in very high esteem. "I think a lot of people go into the veterinary field for the animals, but you need a passion for people,…

Lessons From The Horse’s Mouth

Mary Waickman has been around horses her whole life, which makes her a perfect teacher for aspiring riders. She offers lessons at Destiny Farm in Medina, where she passes on her knowledge and expertise to a wide variety of students.

RED Day 
with Keller Williams

Introduced in 2009, RED Day, which stands for Renew, Energize and Donate, is Keller Williams Realty's annual day of service. Each year on the second Thursday of May, Keller Williams associates celebrate Keller Williams Vice Chairman Mo Anderson's birthday by spending the day away from their businesses to serve worthy organizations and causes in their communities.

Dianne’s Summer Favorites

WHO: Dianne DePasquale-Hagerty, the Chief Executive Officer of Medina Creative Housing, is a Medina County resident that puts passion into every project she pursues.