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Local woman devotes life to helping her sick mother

Local woman devotes life to helping her sick mother

Fadi Rached, Guest Writer

September 22, 2017


Filed under Human Interest

Lyndhurst resident Amal Rabil has been assisting her sick elderly mom for the last eight years. Coming from a Lebanese background Rabil’s mother, Margaret, had issues communicating since she never learned to speak English. Rabil said, “I had to take care of her myself… I had no other choice.” Rabil...

Senior creates community service project

Senior creates community service project

Eliza Benyaminova, Guest Writer

September 22, 2017


Filed under Human Interest, Showcase

Andrea Melaragno takes time out of her day to help the community, single handedly starting an event to support residents’ in domestic violence shelters. A couple years ago, Melaragno found out that her cousin had been in multiple shelters throughout her life. “Hearing stories about someone in...

Mayfield grad fulfills dream to attend OSU

Mayfield grad fulfills dream to attend OSU

Kristen Brunton, Guest Writer

September 22, 2017


Filed under Human Interest, Showcase

Meghan Brunton recently achieved her elementary school dream of attending The Ohio State University as she moved into OSU on Aug. 19. Brunton said “I have kind of just always known I wanted to go here since like fifth grade.” From that moment she knew OSU was the school she was working to...

Monastero a positive model with ‘Focus’ effort

Monastero a positive model with ‘Focus’ effort

Gabi Monastero, Guest Writer

March 22, 2017


Filed under Human Interest

After nine years of teaching in private schools, Tina Monastero came to Mayfield and wanted to make a difference.  She found this difference in leading Wildcat Focus. Monastero, a Mayfield graduate, taught eighth grade when she first started at Mayfield. Her help guidance created ease for the eighth ...

Senior works hard to become EMT

Senior works hard to become EMT

Kaylee Korver, Guest Writer

February 15, 2017


Filed under Human Interest

Senior Joey Wilkinson works towards accomplishing his passion to be an EMT firefighter paramedic. One of his first stepping stones was joining the training academy at MHS. Wilkinson believes that he can make a career out of his passion of firefighting. He said, “It's a job needed everywhere, in...

Cilik opens up about Star Wars passion

Cilik opens up about Star Wars passion

Kelvina Ng, Staff Writer

January 25, 2017


Filed under Human Interest, Showcase

Many people know Trevor Cilik, but most don’t know that he’s a huge Star Wars fan. Senior Trevor Cilik’s love for Star Wars started at the young age of 6. “My mom introduced me to the old Star Wars movies. I watched them all and then moved on to the prequels,” he said. Cilik’s love...

No joke: Mayfield graduate starts comedy writing business

No joke: Mayfield graduate starts comedy writing business

Lou DeNardo, Guest Writer

January 25, 2017


Filed under Human Interest, Showcase

First comes love, then comes marriage, then comes the toasts. Mayfield graduate Josh Womack started a company with his business partner to help with best man’s and bridesmaid's speeches. The company is relatively new, having only started three and a half years ago, and they are learning new ways of ...

Math teacher boots semifinals field goal

Math teacher boots semifinals field goal

Branden Elliott, Guest Writer

January 3, 2017


Filed under Human Interest, Showcase

Marty Mackar, a state champion and a Chardon High alumni, may have been the luckiest football player to ever kick a football. Mackar’s coach wanted him to kick a field goal in practice, having it bounce off the goalposts and go in. He could not do it during practice, but when the time came on that...

Local teen seeks recognition for vocal talent

Local teen seeks recognition for vocal talent

Katelyn Kinczel, Guest Writer

January 3, 2017


Filed under Human Interest, Showcase

Spotlights, standing O’s, and deafening applause. At 15 years old Maddy Wanke is used to being praised for her singing ability. Although she isn’t as well-known as Ariana Grande or Selena Gomez, many believe her talent will get her far. From performing in competitions to singing the national...

Home business turns into local store

Home business turns into local store

Izzy Ciferno, Guest Writer

January 3, 2017


Filed under Human Interest, Showcase

On Saturday December 3, a new door opened for former Mayfield graduate Michael Bissell, his employees, and even the community Located on 33301 Vine St. in Eastlake, Bissell Design Co. officially opened its first store. The store sells improved and repurposed furniture of all kinds. Bissell was...

Junior eats whole box of frozen waffles

Junior eats whole box of frozen waffles

Julie Steffens, Guest Writer

January 3, 2017


Filed under Human Interest, Showcase

On the internet there are many insane food challenges such as the cinnamon challenge or the hot pepper challenge but junior Carli Stewart discovered a new challenge: The frozen waffle challenge. During that late hours of a November night Stewart began to indulge in her waffles. Her two friends bewi...

English teacher fancies cats

English teacher fancies cats

Elizabeth Reisman, Guest Writer

January 3, 2017


Filed under Human Interest, Showcase

Mackenzie Shay has a cat craze. The English teacher has been infatuated with cats ever since she was a young girl. She said her family always had cats and now she has two of her own. “I like cats because I think they’re funny, sneaky, sassy, and bratty,” she said. In addition to her two cats,...

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