The Press Newspaper
Hydrant flushing schedule
The testing area is bounded by the Wood County line to the north and east, Drouillard Road and I-280 to the west and south to the Village of Millbury at SR 795. Testing will be performed between the hours of 8 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Residents may experience rusty water during this period and should run tap water before using water for laundry purposes. Rust-removing chemicals may be obtained at the District’s office at 12560 Middleton Pike, Bowling Green Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.
Call 877-354-9090 for more information.
Admission is 25 cents per person. Children 10 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. More information is available at www.pembervilleoperahouse.org or by calling Carol at 419-287-4848.
The 2012 Musical is sponsored by Heartland, and the TSA 2012-13 theatre series is sponsored by Theater League.
Party-goers can enjoy dance music from Sounds of Music, astrology readings from Janet Amid, a costume contest with prizes, an appetizer and dessert bar and other Halloween hijinks. A cash bar will also be available.
Tickets are $30 for Zoo members and $35 for non-members and must be purchased in advance by visiting toledozoo.org/maskzoorade or by calling 419-385-5721, ext. 2091. The event is open to ages 21 and over; ID will be checked at the door.
Council will again be awarding prizes to the top three photos judged to best symbolize life and times in Elmore.
For more information, call 419-862-3472.
The program, a collaboration between the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library and the Toledo Museum of Art, aims to integrate library stories with the museum collection.
Participants should meet at the Oregon Branch Library, 3340 Dustin Rd., at 11:15 a.m. At 11:30, group members will carpool to the Toledo Museum of Art, where they will enjoy lunch upon arrival (cost is $12). During lunch, there will be a discussion of the book, “Learning Van Gogh,” by Carol Wallace. A docent tour relating to the story will be offered from 1 to 2 p.m. There will be a $5 fee to tour the Manet exhibit.
Copies of the book are available at the library Circulation Desk. For more information, call 419-259-6905.
The funds will be used to purchase commercial equipment and a vehicle for the Chore Program, which provides low-cost lawn services such as mowing, trimming, leaf-raking and snow removal to area seniors.
• James Tracey, who is currently being held in the Ottawa County Detention Facility, was indicted on multiple felony counts including Aggravated Arson, Unlawful Possession of a Dangerous Ordnance, Intimidation and Retaliation after he allegedly constructed a bomb which was left on the porch of a Port Clinton home last June. Kenneth L. Henson, of Fremont, was also charged with Unlawful Possession of a Dangerous Ordnance.
• Michael R. Allen, who is currently incarcerated in the Wood County Detention Facility, was indicted on one count of Assault of a Peace Officer after he reportedly tried to strike an Oak Harbor Police officer in August.
• Samuel Barker, who is currently being held in the Lucas County Correctional Facility, has been charged with one count each of Breaking and Entering and Theft. According to Oak Harbor Police reports, Barker entered Oak Harbor High School in August, taking more than $1,000 in items from the building.
Tours begin at 7, 8 and 9 p.m. The 90-minute guided folklore tour includes the Infirmary (now the Wood County Museum) and outdoor Story Stops at the Log Cabin (Civil War medicine), the Pestilence House, the Lunatic Asylum and the Pauper’s Cemetery.
Those attending should bring a flashlight, if they have one, and dress appropriately for both the indoor and outdoor portions of the tour. The cost is $10 per person and $8 for Historical Society members and students with an ID.
Reservations are required and may be made by calling 419-352-0967. To learn more about other Halloween events at the center, visit www.woodcountyhistory.org.
Through Oct. 26, applicants may apply for assistance at The Salvation Army at 620 N Erie St. Monday through Friday between 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. and 1 and 3 p.m.
Applicants will need all of the following documentation – current picture I.D., income for all household members, current proof of address, and birth certificates for children under 14 years old. A current printout from Jobs and Family Services is acceptable documentation.
For more information, call the Social Services Department of The Salvation Army at 419-251-1138.