The Press Newspaper
For the first time in more than 10 years, foreclosure case filings in Ohio dropped from the previous year, according to data released recently by the Ohio Supreme Court.
In 2010, common pleas courts in Ohio reported 85,483 new residential and commercial foreclosure case filings to the Supreme Court. In 2009, there were 89,061 new case filings.
Although the pace of economic development has slowed as a result of the recession, Oregon this year is seeing new construction of a grocery store, apartment buildings, and an expansion of a nursing home.
A new Aldi’s grocery store, currently under construction at 3728 Navarre Avenue across from Wal-Mart, is nearly completed.
“I don’t know when it’s going to open, but I expect any day now,” said Gary Thompson, director of the Oregon Economic Development Foundation.
The 17,887-square-foot store is made of brick. The value of the building is $1,708,000, according to Oregon’s Building and Zoning office.
Saint Thomas Aquinas Holy Name Society is sponsoring a Pre-Lenten Fish Fry Feb. 25 from 5 to 7 p.m. in the church basement, 729 White St., East Toledo.
The dinner will include Alaskan pollock, au gratin potatoes, cole slaw or tossed salad, roll and butter, dessert and coffee or tea. Macaroni and cheese is available for those who do not want fish. The cost is $7.50 for adults, $7. for seniors and $4 for elementary school students.
Proceeds from this dinner suppor the STA Cub and Boy Scouts.
The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) District Two announces that effective immediately through Friday, February 25 at 5 p.m. SR 105 at First Street in the Village of Woodville is closed for utility work.
Detour: US 20; SR 51. All work is weather permitting.
Doctor needed on county health board
State law requires at least one member of the board to be a licensed medical professional who is either an MD (Doctor of Medicine) or a DO (Doctor of Osteopathy). Interested physicians may contact the Health Commissioner, Pamela Butler, at 419-352-8402.
A vacancy was created after the resignation of Dr. Steve Dood, past president and member of the board since 1998.