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Historical society banquet
“Three Warriors, A Spy and an Indian Chief,” is the theme for the Elmore Historical Society’s Membership Banquet, which will be held Saturday, March 9 at Elmore Legion Post 279.

Once again, the society will host members and volunteers as a way of showing gratitude for their support of society activities throughout the year. The menu will include ham and chicken dinners with pie served by the Legion.

The deadline for reservations is March 2. For information about joining or renewing society membership, call Nancy Pries at 419-862-3300.


Hansen Award nominations
The East Toledo-Oregon Kiwanis’ 62nd Annual Hansen Award Dinner will be held April 10 at Mercy St. Charles Hospital in Oregon.

Scholarships will be presented to students from five local high schools and The Hansen Award will be presented to a community leader. Nominations are being sought for local leaders who provide extraordinary service to their community.

Nominations and a short biography may be sent to John Eishehart at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 419-346-0231. The deadline for nominations is March 1.


Judge Goulding elected secretary
Judge Michael R. Goulding, of the Toledo Municipal Court, was elected secretary of the Association of Municipal/County Judges of Ohio (AMCJO) at the group’s annual winter conference held Feb. 6 to 8.  Nominated and elected without opposition, Judge Goulding was sworn in by Ohio Supreme Court Associate Justice Terrence O’Donnell to serve a one-year term. Following custom, Judge Goulding should become president of the association, which comprises Ohio’s 254 municipal and county court judges, in 2016.

“I am honored to have earned the respect and trust of my fellow judges throughout Ohio, and look forward to continuing my service both to the bench and our community,” he said.

$15 Hourly wage

The "Fight for $15" campaign proposes a $15/hour wage for fast food workers. Do you agree?
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