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Lawshe hired as economic development head
Calvin Lawshe has been hired by the the city of Toledo as the interim director of economic and business development, replacing Matt Sapara who has resigned to take a job with Mercy health-care system. City officials announced this afternoon that Mr. Lawshe will begin his new job July 13. He previously worked in the city’s economic development department and for the city’s plan commission.

Kasich campaign gets 'steering committee'
Ohio governor will visit South Carolina, Tennessee this week.

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