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Brandville School, built in 1882, was the only two-room school in Oregon Township (the area is now the City of Oregon).

The school sat vacant for 50 years until 1963 when a group of concerned Oregon citizens organized the Oregon-Jerusalem Historical Society and began the restoration of the building. The school is now listed on the National Registry of Historical Places.

Today Brandville School is one of three buildings in the historical museum complex.

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The Ohio Department of Natural Resources is predicting that fall foliage will be at its peak in Northwest Ohio in the coming weeks.

The Old Farmer’s Almanac 2009 edition is also offering a prediction about when we’ll see snowflakes fly.   

Snow showers could appear as early as Nov. 6-9 this year, but it will be Thanksgiving before real winter-like weather arrives in the lower Great Lakes region, according to the almanac.

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Ongoing: “Patterns from the Past: Quilts of Northern Ohio,” Hayes Presidential Center, Spiegel Grove, corner of Hayes & Buckland avenues. www.rbhayes.org.
Sculpture in the Village, Williams Park, SR 300 just north of SR 600, Gibsonburg. A juried outdoor sculpture exhibit with over 25 of the Midwest’s best sculptors displaying works in bronze, stone, steel, marble, granite and more. www.sanduskycounty.org.

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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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