Lucas County Newswire

Lucas County Newswire

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  1. Keep up the efforts to save St. AnthonyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

    Thankfully, the wrecking crane piercing the sky at Nebraska and Junction avenues remains just as silent and still as the steeple of the historic church of St. Anthony of Padua next to it - for now. That's because Daniel Thomas, bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Toledo, relented and gave the Lucas County Land Bank and the city of Toledo a two-week window to examine the condition of the old church.

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  2. To the editor: Keep cemeteries open to vetsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

    ... the border illegally, they have broken the law and are put in jail until their case is brought to trial. The Lucas County Land Bank and city of Toledo officials have until June 26 to inspect St. Anthony Church (June 12, "Diocese grants time for ...

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  3. American Airlines introducing bigger planes, first-class seats for Charlotte flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... for additional capacity in the market," said Paul Toth, president and chief executive officer of the Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority. "The addition of larger aircraft in the market builds on the significant investment American Airlines made in ...

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  4. Land Bank seeks pledges to support St. Anthony building if it is acquiredRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | WTOL-TV Toledo

    After weeks of negotiations, Lucas County Land Bank is still considering accepting the St. Anthony church building that has been pledged to it by the Diocese of Toledo -- and it now is gauging the amount of community support it would receive. The land bank would be the steward of the building at the corner of Nebraska and Junction avenues and is asking those who were interested parties in saving the building and property to "personally pledge your time and your creative energy toward the work of redeveloping the building."

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  5. Lucas Co. courts aim to keep pace with parental termination appealsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

    For too long only three attorneys in Lucas County were available to represent indigent parents trying to fight termination of their parental rights - an unacceptably low number as the opioid epidemic ravages families, legal community leaders said. But a recent training session hosted by the Toledo Bar Association aimed to provide attorneys with the tools they need to work such cases.

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  6. Police: Man stabbed while attempting to break up disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

    ... unknown. Mr. Rentz fled the scene on foot, but he was later located by Toledo police, and he was booked in the Lucas County jail.

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  7. To the editor: Judge Cook is helping ToledoRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

    I read with surprise and disappointment the article recently published about incumbent Judge Stacy Cook and her scrutiny over her role as Judge for Lucas County . I am an Executive Director of a successful non-profit, I am a daughter of a former police officer who has passed away, and most importantly, I am the mother of Justin a beautiful, brilliant young man who is battling addiction.

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  8. Schill, Milo F.Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | News Herald

    ... and Bessie M. Schill. Mr. Schill served 36 years as a deputy sheriff and was the second reserve officer in Lucas County, Ohio. He retired from the Schindler Elevator Corporation after 35 years of service. He was a member of Ocala Forest Florida ...

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  9. Daily Log: 6/18Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Toledo Blade

    The Northwest Ohio Medical Technology Center which houses the Lucas County Coroner's Office, Lucas County Toxicology Lab, and the Lucas County Veterans Service Commission. Lyla Aver, 95, of Clyde, Ohio, April 30, at University of Toledo Medical Center.

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  10. To the editor: Library hassles over late booksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Toledo Blade

    I read with interest the letter from Jason Kucsma, the deputy director of the Toledo Lucas County Public Library . Rooms full of books and other informative materials are indeed available for free with a library card.

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  11. 3 arrested for OVI during Oregon checkpointRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WTVG-TV Toledo

    ... checkpoint Saturday night. Oregon, Sylvania Township and the Walbridge Police departments teamed up with the Lucas County Sheriff for the checkpoint on Route 2. During the hours of 9:00pm - 2:30am, 1,007 cars passed through the zone. 46 vehicles ...

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  12. Team Recovery warns of spike in overdoses in Lucas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WTVG-TV Toledo

    Team Recovery says they were with officers responding to eight overdoses within a 5-hour period Saturday morning in Lucas County. They also tell us one of the people that overdosed died.

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  13. Lucas County Dogs for Adoption: 6/17Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Toledo Blade

    These dogs pictured above are newly available for adoption at Lucas County Canine Care & Control, 410 S. Erie St., Toledo. Listed are the name, breed, sex, and impound number.

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  14. Toledo agencies oppose potential buyer of Diocese low-income housingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | Toledo Blade

    ... to providing that same kind of care," Ms. Donaghy said. Leaders from Local Initiatives Support Corporation, Lucas County Land Bank, and the city of Toledo's neighborhoods department last week sent letters to Ohio Housing Finance Agency officials ...

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  15. Judge halts Toledo program on lead inspectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | Whiznews.com

    Lucas County Judge Linda Jennings on Friday granted an injunction that halts the program in a lawsuit filed by a Toledo landlord and the Toledo Property Investors Network.

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  16. 10th Street building next Toledo landmark eyed for developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | Toledo Blade

    A developer is working to bring a vacant former automobile parts facility in the central city back to life, first by obtaining historic landmark status for the 10th Street building. On Thursday, the Toledo-Lucas County Plan Commission approved the building at 443-447 10th St. for local landmark status.

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  17. Man occupying tracks in Holland is killed by trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Toledo Blade

    A freight train fatally struck a man on the tracks near Holloway Road in Holland on Friday morning, shutting down the railroad for several hours. Jeremiah Valiant, 43, whose address was not immediately released, died of multiple blunt-force trauma, said Dr. Maneesha Pandey, a deputy Lucas County coroner who investigated the 6:45 a.m. death.

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  18. Judge puts Toledo lead law on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Toledo Blade

    Opponents of Toledo's lead-safe rental law scored a win Friday when a Lucas County judge granted a preliminary injunction halting enforcement two weeks before the first compliance deadline of June 30. Lucas County Common Pleas Judge Linda Jennings ruled on the injunction Friday morning in the lawsuit filed by Toledo landlord Cheryl Mack and the Toledo Property Investors Network. The plaintiffs contend the law - which compels landlords to mitigate toxic lead hazards in some older rental homes - is unconstitutional and the Toledo-Lucas County Health Department, the entity tasked with enforcing the city's law, does not have the authority to do so.

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  19. Toledo officials: Water split wouldn't be 'catastrophic'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Toledo Blade

    Lucas County Commissioner Pete Gerken gives a thumbs up as he and leaders from Toledo and the suburban communities that buy its water sign a memorandum of understanding to form the Toledo Area Water Authority Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at the Toledo Chamber of Commerce office. Toledoans' water bills would skyrocket if the municipalities that buy water from Toledo's system take their business elsewhere, a move many are considering after Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz rejected suburban leaders' preferred plan for forming a regional water system.

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  20. Landlords and renters react to injunction on Toledo's lead ordinanceRead the original story

    Friday Jun 15 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    For some landlords they feel like this is a win while other renters say they feel like they are in limbo with the decision. Andrew is a member of the Toledo Property Investors Network, one of the parties, who brought the lawsuit against the City of Toledo and the Toledo Lucas County Health Department.

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