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This area east of the Maumee River is no stranger to casino gambling — legal and illegal.

Las Vegas-style gambling came to East Toledo in 2012 in the form of the 290,000 square foot, $200 million Hollywood Casino Toledo on the banks of the Maumee River, which opened just after the Memorial Day holiday last year.

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An order for After Prom clothing apparel triggered a minor rift between booster organizations at Genoa Local Schools.

However, one booster president said the misunderstanding may have actually developed because of the language of a letter sent by the superintendent in an effort to clarify the situation.

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The Lake Township trustees have accepted the resignations of Fire Chief Todd Walters and two members of the volunteer fire department, Richard Hallock and Michelle Hallock, firefighter/emergency medical technicians, for reportedly violating township regulations, according to a statement by the board of trustees issued during a special meeting Thursday.

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About 1,600 containers for Lake Township’s residential and commercial recycling program are to be delivered to the township in the first week of March, Ron Sims, a township trustee, reported during Tuesday’s meeting of the board of trustees.

The trustees recently approved a one-year contract extension with Waste Management of Ohio for refuse collection service.

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Northwood is seeking Requests for Proposals (RFPs) for the position of city engineer.

Council at a committee of the whole meeting earlier this month was split on whether to renew the contract of the city’s long time engineer, Feller & Finch or look around to see if there are engineers who would charge less for their services.

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$15 Hourly wage

The "Fight for $15" campaign proposes a $15/hour wage for fast food workers. Do you agree?
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