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About 30 people packed into the Harbor View village hall Wednesday to hear the latest offer from FDS Coke Plant, LLC, which wants to build a coking plant about a half mile away.

The company recently offered the village $500,000 over five years if it dropped its appeal before the Environmental Review Appeals Board (ERAC) in opposition of the coke plant, which will be built on land owned by the Port Authority in East Toledo and Oregon.

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Buy six and they’ll throw in a nacho machine.
Looking for vehicles for his department, Lake Township Police Chief Mark Hummer traveled to the Michigan State University Surplus Store where he purchased six 2005 Chevy Tahoes that had been used by campus police.

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One order of business for the Lake Township trustees at their next meeting will be to set a pay rate for the acting fire chief.

Melanie Bowen, a trustee, said last week she was surprised by the resignation of Fire Chief Eric Larson but expected the board of trustees next month to establish a stipend for Todd Walters, the volunteer fire department’s deputy chief who was appointed acting chief.

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Lucas County Clerk of Courts J. Bernie Quilter announced last week that the Oregon auto title branch will close in January 31 due to budget cuts.

The Oregon branch, at 3034 Navarre Avenue, is the only auto title office on the East Side.

The Heatherdowns branch, 4456 Heatherdowns Blvd., will also close at the same time.

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Everyone has a story to tell, but for Brian Stork, this one sounds all too familiar.

Stork, an uncle of injured Clay hockey player Kyle Cannon, is just the person to counsel Cannon on recovering from a debilitating, life-altering injury.

Cannon, 15, a freshman forward at Clay, was injured seriously on Nov. 30 when he was checked from behind and shoved into the boards. He suffered an injury to his C-5 vertebrae with 28 seconds left in the Eagles' game against Lexington (Ky.) Catholic at a tournament near Dayton.

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NFL domestic violence

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