Johnny Rodriguez to perform Sunday, noon to 2 p.m.

Joining the “Home for the Holidays” festivities in downtown Perrysburg this Sunday, December 8, is musician Johnny Rodriquez.

World War I monument to be rededicated December 8

On July 8, 1934, a monument to honor area World War I veterans was dedicated at Riverside Park. On December 8, the monument will be rededicated at Hood Park.

7 PHS student-athletes sign to play during college

Signing day was November 13 at Perrysburg High School. Seven student-athletes signed letters of intent to play for their respective colleges or universities.


Hundreds join in city’s Christmas tree lighting celebration

More than 200 residents attended the annual City of Rossford tree lighting ceremony hosted by Mayor Neil MacKinnon III on November 25.

Whether snow and ice arrive sooner or later this winter, work is continuing on a variety of road and sewer improvements around town.

The Owens Community College Concert Band will perform a concert at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, December 11, at the Rossford Public Library.

As he attempts to calculate a five-year forecast for the Rossford School District, treasurer James Rossler Jr. is being challenged by a number of unique situations.


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The Springfield Township trustees approved temporary appropriations for 2020, estimating the budget at $19.68 million at the December 2 meeting.

The Rejoice Handbell Choir of Olivet Lutheran Church in Sylvania will perform at the Toledo Museum of Art in the Peristyle at 7 p.m., Friday, December 13. Admission is free.

The Springfield Township trustees approved a labor union contract with Springfield Township Local IAFF 3544 at the December 2 meeting.

Uncertainty over Lucas County’s plan to consolidate 911 dispatching services prompted Springfield Township Fire Chief Barry Cousino to ask the trustees for a contract extension for three area depar


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Two long-time employees of Metroparks Toledo who are retiring were recognized by the park commissioners at the November 20 meeting. They are Dutch Baumgartner and Julie Bethel.

The Point Place Business Association will celebrate Christmas at the RiverView Yacht Club on Wednesday, December 18.

At its November 20 meeting, the Washington Local Schools board of education:

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The fate of a much photographed, abandoned historic bridge in Waterville could be decided in a matter of months.



Paula J. Taynor, 56, of Perrysburg, Ohio, died Thursday, November 28, 2019, at St. Luke’s Hospital. She was born in Toledo on March 23, 1964, to James and Helen (Mullen) Burnard.


Rebecca “Becky” Rhea Dilley, age 64 of Perrysburg, Ohio, passed away at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg, surrounded by her loving family.


Joseph A. Simon, 91, of Toledo, Ohio, passed away peacefully on Thanksgiving Day with his wife, Mary Ann and daughter, Doreen, at his side.

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