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Lucas County Children Services (LCCS) recognized the important role that foster caregivers play in the community by holding a “ribbon-tying” ceremony at its downtown offices on May 14.

Agency caseworkers tied ribbons around the trees in front of the building to generate awareness for the need for foster families and to salute those families who provide essential care for children.

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The Genoa Homecoming celebration is coming back home.

The popular event, scheduled this year for May 29-30 in downtown Genoa, was canceled in 2008 after the Genoa Volunteer Fire Department decided it could no longer sponsor the event due to manpower and financial constraints.

The Genoa Merchants Association and the Genoa Area Chamber of Commerce have agreed to co-sponsor the 2009 event to keep the tradition alive.

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For many people, trails are the Metroparks. More people say they visit their favorite park to take advantage of the trails for than any other reason, surpassing picnicking and every other use in surveys for at least the past decade.

That’s why 2009 is the Year of the Trail in the Metroparks.

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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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