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Oregon on Monday will award bids for the South Recreation Complex stormwater improvement project.

Ropper Construction, of Willard, Ohio, and Landscape Design by Moritz, of Oregon, had the lowest and best bids for the project, according to Public Service Director Paul Roman at a committee of the whole meeting last Monday.

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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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NFL domestic violence

Will the recent reports of domestic abuse by NFL players affect your viewing of professional football?
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