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Demolition has begun on the Genoa High School gymnasium.

The court and its facilities won’t be available for student use until Dec. 6, according to school superintendent Dennis Mock.

Construction will affect five girls basketball games and three boys games on the fall schedule for the 2012-13 school year, he added. The athletic director will schedule those games as away events.

Genoa voters can expect a park levy renewal on the fall ballot.

Village officials are awaiting the Ottawa County auditor’s office certification of the paperwork turned in for the 1.3-mill, five-year renewal levy. That certification will tell how much the levy will generate annually for the village as well as how much the average homeowner can expect to pay, village administrator Kevin Gladden said.

September will bring some travel discomfort for those in Genoa using Buckeye Street.

Genoa officials are readying to embark on the fifth phase of the Northwest Area Storm Sewer Replacement Project.

The engineering work for the Buckeye Street project is in its final preparation stage, Rich Hertzfeld of Poggemeyer Design Group of Bowling told Genoa Village Council recently.

So, you are a young professional who would like to see how others go about your line of business in other countries?

If you are between the ages of 25 and 40, the opportunity is here, if you act quickly.

The Rotary Clubs of Northwest Ohio are seeking young professionals to participate in a cultural exchange with southeast and central India for four weeks from Jan. 15-Feb. 15, 2013. You must respond with an application by September 1 of this year.

For Oak Harbor’s residents, July 5 was supposed to be the day following Independence Day — just another summer day.

Instead, it turned out to be a day residents of this small town will not forget.

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