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A resolution of support for the installation of safety gates at a rail crossing on Lemoyne Road has been approved by the Lake Township trustees.

The crossing, located near the Lake School District campus on Lemoyne, has been identified as dangerous by the foundation, Angels on Track, because of its proximity to the schools and the high number of teen drivers traveling on the road to and from the high school.

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Oregon ready to ok enterprise zone agreement

Oregon council on Monday will consider entering into an enterprise zone agreement with Oregon Clean Energy LLC., for a tax exemption of 100 percent for 15 years on the increase in the assessed value of real and tangible property.

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By Editor’s Note:  Once again this year, members of the Eastwood community have opened their homes to foreign exchange students.  Through their involvement in school activities, the six students who make their home in the Eastwood community this year will share customs of their home countries so that Eastwood students can understand the world. In this issue, two students are profiled.

Tim Heinzelmann came to Eastwood from Baden-Württemberg, Germany and is staying with the Baugher family during his time in America.

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The Humane Ohio Pet Food Bank, started in 2009, anticipates a shortage of food due to a drop in food donations.

The program makes pet food available to financially strapped pet owners as well as to people caring for free-roaming cats in Lucas, Wood and Monroe counties.

‘This program helps make sure pets and stray cats do not go hungry, and helps owners keep their pets even in tough financial times,” said Jill Borkowski, marketing director of Humane Ohio, a non-profit group that offers low cost spay and neuter services for dogs and cats.

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The Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority, Midwest Terminals of Toledo and Finance Fund were joined by area officials last week for a groundbreaking ceremony of a warehouse at Ironville Terminal in East Toledo.

The ceremony commemorates the third and final phase of construction on the 180 acre site making it ready for business this winter. The total project cost was approximately $18 million and when completed, the project will provide up 100,000 man hours of skilled construction labor for the community.

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