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Big things ahead for City of Norwalk

NORWALK — With the Fourth of July Parade and fireworks still fresh in everybody's minds, Norwalk Mayor Dave Light said bigger and better things are ahead for the city. Big projects have been in the works — some of them for years — and many are ready to see the light of day.
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Minivan rear-ends pickup truck in Ohio; driver dies

WOOD COUNTY, Ohio (WANE) – A driver died Saturday after crashing his minivan into the back of a pickup truck in northwest Ohio. Around 10:24 a.m., troopers with the Ohio State Highway Patrol responded to a two-vehicle fatal crash on State Road 420, south of Libbey Road in Lake Township.
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Take a look at Kingwood Hall in the sun of 1926

MANSFIELD -- The Hall at Kingwood is certainly a formal setting today as seen from the Park Avenue side but when viewed in its original state, as Mr. King knew it when he first moved into his home, there was a much more relaxed and country home atmosphere. Part of...

Local highway construction for the week of July 4

Here is a look at construction projects that are anticipated by the Ohio Department of Transportation to impact highways in Erie, Huron, Lorain, Ottawa, Sandusky, and Seneca counties on the week of July 4. Erie County. SR 2, from Berlin Road to SR 4, will have shoulder closures for bridge...
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Sandusky: Festival of Sail returns to downtown

After a break due to the global pandemic, the Festival of Sail returned July 2-4 to downtown Sandusky. The event was held at 233 West Shoreway Drive on the shoreline off Jackson Street Pier. It was a toss-up as far as the most popular attraction between a four-story bright yellow...

Bucyrus Municipal Pool hours change as of July 4

BUCYRUS—The City of Bucyrus has issued the following press release regarding the new hours of operation for the Bucyrus Municipal Pool. To better serve our community with excellence and to maximize the availability of the pool for public use, we have adjusted the Bucyrus Municipal Pool hours to the following schedule. The new hours will take effect on Monday, July 4th.

St. Peter's grad opens Selah Beauty Spa in downtown Mansfield

MANSFIELD -- Adaija Perry was glowing, but it wasn't from a deluxe facial or flawless makeup job. It was simply joy. The Mansfield woman had made her dream come true. Perry, a 2015 graduate of St. Peter's School, celebrated the grand opening of Selah Beauty Spa on Saturday with a small crowd of supporters by her side.

Today is: American Zoo Day

A Zoo — short for a zoological park — is a place that contains animals and exists to entertain, educate, engage in scientific research, and focus on conservation. Early zoos, known as menageries, were private collections of animals held by the wealthy. They existed as early as 2,500 BCE, being found in Egypt and Mesopotamia.  Modern zoos came about during the age of Enlightenment. One of the focuses of the era was on science, and this extended...

Pet of the Week: Meet Ruby

Ruby is about 5 years old and is searching for her forever home. She would do best in a home with no cats. She seems to do well with other dogs. Ruby also would do best in a home with older children. She is a very independent girl. She will be spayed, up to date on age appropriate vaccinations, flea treated, dewormed, heart worm tested, rabies vaccinated and microchipped prior to going home. She will also go home with her 2022 dog license. If you think Ruby would be a good addition to your family, stop by the Humane Society Serving Crawford County at 3590 Ohio 98, Bucyrus, to visit and fill out an adoption application. Call 419-562-9149 with questions. This article originally appeared on Bucyrus Telegraph-Forum: Pet of the Week: Meet Ruby