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Family of Ebola victim mourns his loss
Jenny Brisbane spoke weekly on the telephone with her husband, a doctor in Liberia who stayed behind to help those injured in the country’s civil war when his family fled to safety about 24 years ago. The Maumee woman knew from those long-distance calls that Dr. Samuel Brisbane, whom she had met while working at the John F. Kennedy Memorial Medical Center in Monrovia, had built a retirement home on a farm near Liberia’s capital city.

City water bills to reflect spike
Sewage project costs filter into annual homeowner increases.

Credit unions offer loan alternative
Small cash loans given in place of advances.
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Ohio schools kick off practice today
Michigan teams wait until Aug. 11, season begins later this month.

Cole helps write song for local film
BCSN personality more than broadcaster.
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Galactic misfits
‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ proves to be a fun space romp.

Third-coldest July comes to an end
Toledo’‍s July also much drier than normal.

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