Railroad repairs to close Route 635 in Seneca Co.


BASCOM, Ohio — Railroad crossing repairs will close State Rt. 635 north of this Seneca County village Tuesday through Saturday, the Ohio Department of Transportation has announced.

Route 635 will be closed between Liberty Township Road 154 and County Road 592, with a posted detour using State Rts. 12 and 18.

Portman’s staff to meet with public in Sylvania

Staff for U.S. Sen. Rob Portman (R., Ohio) will hold office hours for the public in Lucas County on Friday.

Appointments are not required. The event is set for 10 to 11 a.m. at the Sylvania Branch Library, 6749 Monroe St., Sylvania.

The meetings are an opportunity for constituents to share their thoughts and concerns with a district representative who will provide their feedback to the senator.