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Toledo mayor to speak in E. Toledo

        Toledo Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz will speak in East Toledo Thursday, February 21, at the East Toledo Senior Center, located on White Street between Woodville and Navarre. The mayor will address the proposed regional water system as well as other issues important to East Toledoans.

        The mayor will talk at 12:30 p.m. The public is invited.

Husted announces

regional office hours

       Ohio Lt. Governor Jon Husted announced regional office hours to be held across the state in February.

        In addition to connecting citizens with state services and assistance, Lt. Governor Regional Representatives are prepared to connect community leaders, business owners and educators with programs within the Lt. Governor's purview, including the Common Sense Initiative (CSI), The Office of Workforce Transformation, and the newly-formed InnovateOhio.

        In Wood County, office hours will be held Wednesday, Feb. 6 from 2-4 p.m. at the Wood County Courthouse, 1 Court House Square, Bowling Green.

        Learn more at

Brewfest rescheduled

        Due to the recent winter storm, the All-Star Winter Brewfest scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 19, at Fifth Third Field has been rescheduled to Saturday, March 9. All tickets already purchased will be honored on the rescheduled date.

        “We discussed several contingency plans and multiple options,” said Director of Strategic Planning and Projects Michael Keedy. “In the end, it is the safety and overall experience of our attendees, our brewers and volunteers that matter most.”

        The rescheduled date will be a mirror of the original date and will include pours from more than 70 breweries from around the country featuring more than 300 craft beers, ciders and spirits.

        Ticketholders who cannot attend on the rescheduled date, March 9 should call 419-725-4367.



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