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One task facing Sam Rose, the mayor of Rocky Ridge, isn’t something the mayor says he isn’t looking forward to, but the search for a new fire chief for the Ottawa County village has begun.

The village is accepting applications for the position long held by Raymond Brown, who is stepping down.

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State Rep. Connie Pillich, from the Cincinnati area, swung by the American Legion – Christ Dunberger Post No. 537 on Thursday to discuss veterans’ issues.

Pillich, who is a candidate for Ohio treasurer, has introduced legislation to improve the lives of veterans. She spent eight years in the Air Force, first as a lieutenant, then a captain.

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When Ed Ellis became Oregon’s fire chief in 2010, he had some work to do to improve the department’s morale.

Many firefighters had fought against his predecessor, Bill Wilkins, when former Mayor Marge Brown appointed him to the chief’s position in November 2006.

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Licavolis, local gangsters featured in ‘Holy Toledo’

Charissa Gracyk has the blonde hair and good looks to be in front of a Hollywood movie camera, but that’s not her style.

“Only behind the camera for me,” says Gracyk, 40, the older of Lake girls’ basketball coach Jim Gracyk’s two children.

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For Doug Moyer, his wife Alicia and their four children, Camp Sabroske is a family affair.

The camp, located at West Toussaint North Road off SR 19 near Oak Harbor, is over 50-years-old. Doug is executive director for Friends of Camp Sabroske, Inc., which was created by an association of six local churches.

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Christmas spending

Are spending more, less or the same amount this year for Christmas?
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