Nostalgia Reins on a Parade

Medina Sandstone Society council members, Jake Hebdon and Lynne Menz wanted to create not just any float for the annual Parade of Lights but to create a “moving memorial” — a tribute to Medina’s ambassador, former mentor and founder of the Sandstone Society, Robert E. Waters. Mr. Waters passed away the previous summer and …

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A Tribute to Robert E. Waters

Mr. Robert Eckert Waters, 90, of Medina, passed away Wed., July 29, 2015. Waters, the former editor and publisher of the Medina (Daily) Journal-Register and the Albion Weekly Advertiser and aide to two state senators, was born in Medina, the son of Alonzo L. and Helen E. Waters. Other than …

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2014 Hall of Fame Nominations

The Medina Sandstone Society Hall of Fame Committee announced the 2014 nominated sandstone structures. They are: Presbyterian Church, Albion, NY Robin Hill/Smith Home, Lyndonville, NY Cornerstone Church, Hulberton, NY Buffalo Crematory Olmsted Circles, Ferry & Symphony, Buffalo, NY Asbury-Delaware Church, Buffalo, NY Sonnenberg Manor, Canandaigua, NY St. Peter’s Church, Erie, …

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