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The Oregon Career and Technology Center (OCTC) a part of the Oregon City School District, will only offer a few basic courses as the Oregon school board continues to cut costs.

P.J. Kapfhammer, president of the school board, said the OCTC has not yet been officially closed.

Oregon is looking at increasing the sanitary sewer rates next year to help cover the cost of sanitary sewer maintenance lines.

The issue came up during council’s discussion at a committee of the whole meeting on Monday of the annual assessment for the owners’ share of the cost of maintaining sanitary sewer lines, pipes, and conduits at a total of $189,809.10 in 2011.

Northwood police, who have stepped up enforcement of a law that prohibits parking on the grass, recently got an earful from some residents who thought the law should be repealed.

Audrey Caligiuri, of Ravenwood, thought police should spend their time investigating more serious crimes instead of enforcing a parking ban on grass.

Donna Hayes got her due recognition from Genoa Village Council last week.

The family of the former longtime tax and billing clerk who died more than two years ago was presented with a plague in her honor at Monday’s council meeting.

The Toledo Area Humane Society (TAHS) still has many kittens and cats up for adoption and close to 200 currently in foster homes.  

The TAHS, in an effort to find them homes, is holding a “Kitten Shower” on Saturday, August 11 from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. All cats and kittens will have their adoption fees reduced to $5.

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