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Can a road trip through two states be a realistic expectation for an electric auto?

A lot more is possible with an electric car than what many realize, says Oregon resident Michael Hall.

Hall is president of the recently formed Electric Auto Association of Northwest Ohio, founded in January. The EAANO is a local chapter of the national organization named Electric Auto Association. The EAA was formed in 1967 and is now based in Aptos, California.

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The Northwestern Water and Sewer District has sent drinking water notices to users in the eastern portion of the City of Northwood and in Lake Township, including the Village of Millbury.

Simon Gundy, assistant superintendent of the district, said the notices were issued to about 2,800 consumers who receive water from the same distribution line.

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A veterinarian practice in Lake Township is set to expand to a new location after the township trustees Tuesday gave their approval to a zoning change for property the practice will be moving to.

The trustees unanimously approved an application from East Suburban Animal Clinic to rezone about 3 acres from an R-2 residential classification to a B-1 neighborhood business classification. The parcel is located at the southwest corner of Woodville and Pemberville roads.

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Oregon council on Monday approved a $70,000 contribution to the Oregon on the Bay Regional Economic Development Foundation.

The city has contributed to the Foundation for the last several years.

The city used to match the amount that was raised by the Foundation, which gets its funding mostly from membership dues and fundraising, but no longer does so, according to Mayor Mike Seferian.

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Toledo Mayor D. Michael Collins is bringing his T-Town Initiative Project to East Toledo neighborhoods.

“We are going to be changing something that is long overdue, and that is how we address blight in the neighborhoods,” Collins told 150 residents and community leaders at a town hall meeting hosted by the East Toledo Family Center.

East Toledo is the second community to begin the T-Town initiative, following only Point Place.

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Ebola outbreak

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