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Dr. Vincent de Paul Schmidt named Stritch Head of School

        Cardinal Stritch Catholic High School & Academy announced Dr. Vincent de Paul Schmidt as Head of School effective Monday, Aug. 6.

        Dr. Schmidt becomes the first lay school leader since doors opened at Cardinal Stritch in 1961.

        A national search was conducted by an internal search committee which was comprised of Diocesan leadership, school administration, teachers, parents and members of the Board of Directors.

Genoa Kiwanis welcome “interclub” Kiwanis from Ontario

        On July 14, five members of the Kiwanis Club of Ridgetown, Ontario, Canada, visited the Kiwanis Club of Genoa.

        The “inter-club” relationship between the two clubs began in 1950. Initially, Genoa Kiwanis members visited Ridgetown and Ridgetown club members came to Ohio every year, but now the Kiwanis take turns visiting every year, according to Genoa Kiwanis Vice President Jim Firestone.

Promotion approved

        Ed Brown, a 14-year member of the Lake Township Fire Department, has been promoted to Battalion Chief of the Walbridge fire station.

        The Lake Township trustees have approved the recommendation of Deputy Chief Mike Hornyak and Fire Chief Bruce Moritz to promote Brown, who was a captain at the station.

        The trustees also approved the hiring of Andy Klinger as a part-time employee of the Emergency Medical Service department.


Universal Income

What do you think of presidential candidate Andrew Yang's proposal for a universal basic income of $1,000 per month for every adult?
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