The Press Newspaper

Toledo, Ohio & Lake Erie

The Press Newspaper

The Press Newspaper

Joseph Kiss, Jr., chairman of the Jerusalem Township Board of Trustees, was arrested for domestic violence on Friday, July 13, by the Lucas County Sheriff’s Department.

An officer responded to a call of a domestic dispute at 9:39 p.m. at the Kiss home at 710 Yondota Rd., Curtice, according to the Lucas County Sheriff’s report obtained by The Press.

Ohio EPA, charter boats
Partnership to monitor lake for algal blooms

The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency’s water monitoring program for Lake Erie has gained a partner – the Lake Erie Charter Boat Association.

Oregon City Council on Monday approved bids for the 2012 roads project, which includes the first phase of a multi-phased improvement of Dustin Road, which serves a commercial area.

Dustin Road Phase 1 consists of replacing approximately 1,247 feet of the existing “6” concrete pavement with a new “8” concrete pavement. The project will also include curbing, underdrains, curb inlet adjustments, driveway approaches, and sidewalk, including ADA-compliant curb ramps.

Mayor Mark Stoner and City Council this month interviewed three candidates for administrator.

The city received 40 resumes for the position, which has been vacant since May when former city administrator Dennis Recker abruptly resigned after just 19 months on the job.

The days are numbered for the Mandarin Chinese language program at Genoa schools.

The board of education has approved a $5,000 salary for Gue Yu to teach the Chinese 2 class at the high school beginning this fall, according to June 12 board meeting minutes.

Summer Olympics

Are you watching the Summer Olympics in Rio?
1108060871 [{"id":"135","title":"No, I couldn't care less","votes":"9","pct":27.27,"type":"x","order":"1","resources":[]},{"id":"136","title":"Yes, go U.S.A.!","votes":"17","pct":51.52,"type":"x","order":"2","resources":[]},{"id":"137","title":"Olympics...are they on?","votes":"7","pct":21.21,"type":"x","order":"3","resources":[]}] ["#194e84","#3b6b9c","#1f242a","#37414a","#60bb22","#f2babb"] sbar 160 160 /component/communitypolls/vote/53-summer-olympics No answer selected. Please try again. Thank you for your vote. Answers Votes ...