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The Toledo Mud Hens and the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees are to play back-to-back twin bills in Toledo on July 24 and July 2

The Hens will host the Yankees for a six-game series in four days from July 24-27. Due to rained out games in Scranton on June 17 and June 18, the teams will play doubleheaders in Toledo on July 24 at 6 p.m. and July 25 at 5:30 p.m.

Both doubleheaders will feature two 7-inning games and fans will enjoy two games for the price of one ticket.

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Like most members of the Northwood Recreation Board, Al Singlar has children who play baseball and/or softball in Northwood.

Singlar became the board's president in January, but he served as vice president prior to that. He has been a board member for five years.

"I had a daughter who played softball and I had a son who was playing baseball," Singlar said. "I have a little one now in the second year of T-ball, and there's really no place to play. I started coaching girls softball and we went to towns like Genoa, Gibsonburg and Graytown and they all had these nice fields. Northwood, we didn't have anything.

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An East Coast Hockey League team will begin playing in Toledo again on Friday, October 16.

The Toledo Walleye released their 72-game schedule for the 2009-2010 inaugural season. The Walleye will open the season on Friday, October 16 vs. the Florida Everblades at the brand new Lucas County Arena. 

Game times will be determined at a later date.  The Walleye will open the year with 15 of their first 21 games at home in October, November and early December with 33 of the team’s 36 total home games coming on Friday, Saturday or Sunday.

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Giving money to people along road

Do you feel compelled to give money to people holding signs along the road asking for money?
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