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Oregon Community Theatre will open its 2008-2009 season with a two-weekend run of Peter Pan the Musical, a family show that’s sure to delight audiences of all ages with its memorable songs, spectacular flying and its familiar characters - Peter Pan and his Lost Boys from Neverland; Captain Hook, Smee and all the Pirates; the Darling children and Nana; and Tiger Lily and Tinkerbell.

The production is under the direction of Kevin Wietrzykowski, assisted by Elizabeth Gibson. It’s being choreographed by Jennifer Knapp.

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What do the famous bar Cheers and the Limestone Tavern have in common? Many things, actually, from the laid-back owner to their cast of regulars, the folks at Limestone are proud to say they are quite similar to the immortalized TV bar.

“It’s one of those bars where you come in and everybody knows everybody,” owner Robert Lajti said.

Located off SR 590 in Oak Harbor, Limestone Tavern was taken over by Lajti the first of the year. It was a dream come true for him.

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A new fall exhibit is on display in the Brown Welcome Center at the Schedel Arboretum and Gardens.

The exhibit features 22 paintings by Tamara Monk and Thomas Hilty and three sculptures by Baltimore sculptor Barry Woods Johnston.

Monk is a well known artist/teacher who has shown her work in several exhibitions, including the Toledo Museum of Art’s Annual Toledo Area Artist Exhibitions, She was commissioned by the Medical University of Toledo to paint four portraits, three of which hang in the Mulford Library and the fourth double portrait was installed in the Foundations Park Building. In addition, two of her paintings are part of the Bowling Green State University permanent collection.

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Giving money to people along road

Do you feel compelled to give money to people holding signs along the road asking for money?
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