Beloved theatre director to take final bow at end of school year

Rob Gentry won’t say it about himself, but others are saying it for him: he’s beloved. And, when he retires from Perrysburg High School at the conclusion of this school year, he’ll be missed.

When it comes to golf, Sydney’s the real deal

The Perrysburg High School girls golf team traveled to Stone Ridge Golf Club in Bowling Green October 13 for the Division I district championship. Sydney Deal, Kennedy

During the October 6 work session, the Perrysburg Board of Education approved:

Historic Landmarks Commission OKs demolition

Former Perrysburg resident Stephen Fowler is happy to have been given permission by the Historic Landmarks Commission to demolish the house at 111 East Second Street, which he co-owns with his brot


The City of Rossford is continuing to see positive revenues in its financial picture for this year.

The Rossford Board of Education is pondering a place of honor in the new junior-senior high school to remember legendary basketball coach Leroy “Cot” Marquette.

Spooky skeletons star in Halloween display

Surrounded by cornstalks, the scary display at this house on Orchard Drive is filled with skeletons who will greet Trick-or-Treaters on Saturday, October 31. It will take place from 1 to 3 p.m.

Miller Diversified celebrates 100 years as a family business

In 1920, amidst an era of agricultural depression, five brothers gathered to form a farm and greenhouse business.


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Maintenance staff with the Village of Holland recently completed some renovations on the Holland-Springfield-Spencer Historical Society headquarters.

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Until just a handful of years ago, Springfield Blue Devil football did not resonate with high school football across northwest Ohio.

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The Village of Holland and Springfield Township have announced that trick or treat will be held on Saturday, October 31, from 6 to 8 p.m.

Following an executive session at the October 19 meeting, the Springfield Township trustees approved a labor union agreement with the International Association of Firefighters.


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The group responsible for cleaning up the streets and sidewalks around the Point Place-Shoreland area were recently recognized for their efforts.

Toledo City Council recently approved a new lead safe ordinance to address the consequences of lead exposure, especially among children, and assist property owners in a variety of ways.

RiverPoint United Ministries Church (UMC) announced two separate community events—a blood drive and a chicken paprikash dinner—to be held in November.

Meet the Candidates Night

The candidates in this year’s election are preparing to speak to the Point Place/Shoreland community, a 20-plus year tradition that will look slightly different this year.



Richard “Rick” R. Meyers, age 76, of Bluffton, South Carolina, passed away Tuesday, October 6, 2020, peacefully at home.


William M. Ault of Perrysburg passed away peacefully in the care of Hospice of Northwest Ohio on Wednesday, October 14, 2020. He was the son of Harry T. and Garnet E.


Cynthia S. (McKay) Meloy, 83, of Perrysburg, passed away Thursday, October 15, 2020, at St. Lukes Hospital.


Jane Alice (Storts) Finch, age 94, of Grand Rapids, Michigan, passed away peacefully on Friday, October 9, 2020.

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