Rossford’s public-works employees will get raises this week and city police will get two new sport utility vehicles in the near future, both approved last week by city council. Council ratified a three-year public works contract that includes
Groundbreaking for Oregon’s combined shelter, concession stand, and bathroom facility will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday on the South Athletic Complex, off of the Starr Avenue Extension and south of the municipal building. Mayor Mike Seferian
Strawberry Acres Park will be the site of a workshop Friday on constructing rain barrels. The session will be held from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., near the gazebo in conjunction with the Picture in the Park show. The cost for materials is $35. All tools
A golf scramble fund-raiser will be held at 9 a.m. Sept. 21 at Sugar Creek Golf Course in Elmore for the high school band. The $65-per-person cost includes 18 holes of play and a steak dinner. For more information, contact Jeff Lemke at 419-346-
WHAT'S ON Sylvania ● Almost Oktoberfest at SOMO Park, 4-11 p.m. Sept. 14. Beer tasting offerings from micro-breweries from across the country, food, and more. Tickets and information: sylvaniachamber.org/AlmostOktoberfest.aspx. ● Second annual
Organizer hopes to keep event going through October.
Fire chiefs more concerned with who isn't calling during emergencies.
Genoa Branch Library 602 West St.; 419-855-3380. ● Preschool storytime, 11 a.m. Tuesdays; elementary storytime,1 p.m. Tuesdays. ● Make fairy gardens with Jill Bench of Bench’s Greenhouse, 6:30 p.m. June 19. ● Underground Animals with the
Oregon officials want to warn motorists that impending sidewalk construction will cause traffic congestion along Starr Avenue and Pickle Road. The city was awarded a $240,000 Safe Routes to Schools grant from the Ohio Department of Transportation
The Oregon City Schools Board of Education, at a special meeting Thursday, could select three to five finalists to succeed Michael Zalar, the district's departing superintendent. The meeting will be at 7 p.m. in the administration building. Board