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The exits on the Nostalgia Highway are in 10-year increments. Enjoy this trip through the pages of The Press.


October, 2006
News: The Environmental Integrity Project released a report entitled Giving Away the Farm. The report was critical of the Ohio Department of Agriculture’s regulation of large-scale farms called Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations. It stated such operations generate 10.5 million tons of manure each year with some facilities creating more waste than medium-size cities.

The authors recommended ODA tighten the enforcement process and assign liability to producers for discharges and spills of transferred manure.

East Toledo Club: Classic movie, $4,000 in grants to highlight 90th anniversary
The East Toledo Club will celebrate its 90th anniversary with a showing of the Hollywood classic, The General. The silent film depicts the exploits of one of our nation’s first recipients of the Medal of Honor, a man who lived in East Toledo after the Civil War.

The movie will be shown to the public Thursday evening, October 13 at the historic Eastwood Theatre on East Broadway in East Toledo.

The club will also award $4,000 in grants to five community organizations and churches to fund projects benefiting East Toledoans.

Oregon toughened penalties for marijuana 20 years ago

The exits on the Nostalgia Highway are in 10-year increments. Enjoy this trip through the pages of The Press.


September, 2006
News: River East Economic Revitalization Corporation bid $22,000 for the historic Playdium. The one-time popular entertainment venue was built in 1902 with an “Hungarian flavor,” according to local historian Larry Michaels. The building was to be part of a “Hungarian Village” to compliment Tony Packo’s restaurant. The building was appraised at $115,000. The offer had not been accepted at press time.

 

Universal Income

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