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Thanks to a generous donation from an anonymous World War II donor, Honor Flight of Northwest Ohio held a special flight Tuesday, Oct. 23 for veterans of the Vietnam War.

Honor Flight of Northwest Ohio is a non-profit organization formed in 2007 to send the veterans of Northwest Ohio to Washington, DC to see the memorials built to honor their service. To date, 1240 veterans have flown on 27 flights to see their memorials.

Children won’t be the only goblins and ghouls that make an appearance on Halloween. There are many locations in the area that are presumed to be haunted. In honor of Halloween, three of my friends and I decided to check out some haunted locations that were close to home.

The wrecking ball is still on hold as officials work feverishly to get paperwork in order for a house demolition grant given to Ottawa County this summer.

“It’s going a little slower than I had hoped, ” said Stephanie Lowe, the director of the Ottawa County Housing Board, on Monday morning, “but it is progressing.”

Re-opening of the Ravine Park pool is a priority for 90 percent of East Toledo’s Garfield neighborhood residents.

Another 83 percent said there is a need for additional youth activities and 57 percent said that existing parks are inadequate. In addition, 44 percent said they would be willing to step up and volunteer for youth programs.

Zimmann repeats call for debate with Latta

There is one issue on which Congressman Robert Latta (R- Bowling Green) and Angela Zimmann, the Democrat from Holland, O. who is challenging him for the 5th District seat, likely agree: the debt of the federal government

“There is too much debt,” Zimmann said during a swing through the eastern portion of the district Tuesday that included a stop at The Press office.  

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