PERRYSBURG MESSENGER JOURNAL

The Perrysburg Fire Department held an open house at its new station on Ft. Meigs Road, Saturday, January 18.

Perrysburg Township Fire Chief Tom Brice presented a year-in-review of fire and EMS operations to the township trustees at a January 16 meeting.

The new year began in traditional fashion at the Perrysburg Area Chamber of Commerce, which hosted its annual state of Wood County and Perrysburg Township.

Betty Rose Grolle, 92, of Perrysburg, passed away on Saturday, January 19, 2019, at Kingston of Perrysburg, with her family at her side.

ROSSFORD RECORD JOURNAL

A bold group of junior high students from China are spending their winter break making new friends in Rossford.

With a surge of attention on the Crossroads area, a new spec building will be constructed this spring at the Harmon Business Park.

Rossford Board of Education members Dawn Burks and Jackie Huffman will serve for a fourth year as board president and vice president, respectively.

The Rossford planning commission has approved a final site plan for a new Dollar General retail store in downtown Rossford.

HOLLAND-SPRINGFIELD JOURNAL

Randy Gardner began his career in the Ohio Statehouse due to an appointment to the governor’s Cabinet.

And now his legislative career is ending due to his own appointment to the Cabinet.

Describing 2018 as a “very busy and productive year,” Mayor Mike Yunker gave his annual report on the state of the village to Holland Village Council at the January 8 meeting.

At the first meeting of 2019, the Penta Career Center board of education administered the oath of office to a new member and elected two members to serve as president and vice president.

Two additional members of the Metroparks Toledo board of park commissioners, Kevin Dalton and Molly Luetke, were sworn in January 3 by Judge Jack Puffenberger of Lucas County Probate Court.

POINT AND SHORELAND JOURNAL

Arthur V. Stange, age 75, of Toledo’s Shoreland Community, passed away Sunday, January 6, 2019. He was born January 27, 1943, in Alpena, Michigan, to Carl and Viola (Kingsbury) Stange.

December fund-raisers, along with grants and individual donations, contributed to fund a special pet food delivery to clients of Mobile Meals of Toledo.

Friendship Park Community Center is seeking new board members. The nominating committee is looking for board members and making a slate for the executive board for the 2019 year.

The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) Student Focus Art Show, highlighting work from TMA’s fall semester, is on view until April 11, in the Community Gallery.

Obituaries

Betty Rose Grolle, 92, of Perrysburg, passed away on Saturday, January 19, 2019, at Kingston of Perrysburg, with her family at her side.

Daniel A. Artz, 60, of Perrysburg, passed away Friday, January 4, 2019, at his Perrysburg residence. He was born December 5, 1958, to Kenneth and Evelyn (Agosti) Artz in Toledo.

Ruth (Tompkins) Koskinen, 90, of Perrysburg, passed away peacefully January 8, 2019, surrounded by her loving family. Ruth was born July 7, 1928, in Negaunee, Michigan, to Frank E.

Arlene V. (Schramm) Stegman, 89, of Perrysburg, passed away Wednesday, January 2, 2019, peacefully at Heartland of Perrysburg.

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