|Local Briefs: 02-13-13|
|Written by Sentinel-Tribune Staff|
|Wednesday, 13 February 2013 10:51|
Kiwanis learn of Arab Spring
A professor at Bowling Green University will give the Bowling Green Kiwanis Club his perspective on the Arab Spring revolutions and the prospects for peace in the Middle East at this Thursday's meeting at Stone Ridge Golf Club.
Marc Simon, an associate professor and the acting chairman of the BGSU political science department, sees the Middle East in a transition period with budding Democracies in several countries where revolutionaries have overthrown long-standing dictators.
Simon is in his 23rd year at BGSU.
Breakfast Sat. at Weston Legion
WESTON - American Legion Post 409 will serve an all-you-can-eat pancake and sausage breakfast Saturday from 7 a.m. to noon.
The cost is $5 for adults and $3 for children 10 and under. Carry-outs are available.
B&E reported at fire hall
BLOOMDALE - A breaking and entering incident was reported at the village fire station Monday.
The Wood County Sheriff's Office was informed of the break-in just after 1:15 p.m., and reported it had occurred during the overnight hours at the site, located in the 100 block of South Maple Street.
Further details were not available Tuesday.
Karaoke, potluck at BG VFW
A Valentine's Day, karaoke and potluck are being planned Saturday from 8 p.m. to midnight at VFW Post 1148, 719 S. Main St.
The event is open to everyone. Bring a dish to share.
Dinner/dance benefits Relay for Life
A Valentine's Day dinner/dance for the benefit of Relay for Life will be held Saturday at the Bowling Green Fraternal Order of Eagles 2180, 1163 N. Main St.
A steak dinner will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. and the dance is from 8 to midnight.
Tickets are $12 per person at the door and $10 in advance. There will be a cash bar.
JL Entertainment Services will provide the music. A photo package by Photo Smith will be available for a fee from 6 to 8 p.m.
Advance tickets available at (419) 353-7176.
Tonight - Partly cloudy. Cold with lows in the upper 20s.
Thursday - Partly sunny. A 40-percent chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 40s. Mostly cloudy overnight with lows in the upper 20s.
Extended forecast - Cloudy Friday with a 50-percent chance of snow showers. Little or no accumulation. Near steady temperatures around 30. Cloudy overnight with lows around 20. Mostly cloudy Saturday with a 30-percent chance of snow. Cold with highs in the mid 20s. Lows 10 to 15. On Sunday, partly sunny with highs in the upper 20s.
Mega Millions: 09-22-32-
Mega Ball: 44
Pick 3 Evening: 5-9-3
Pick 3 Midday: 6-9-0
Pick 4 Evening: 3-4-3-8
Pick 4 Midday: 1-6-3-9
Pick 5 Evening: 2-4-8-3-3
Pick 5 Midday: 9-0-6-6-4
Rolling Cash 5: 13-24-29-33-39
Elevator stuck, again, on campus
Four people were rescued from a stuck elevator at a residence hall at Bowling Green State University Tuesday.
This is the fifth such incident to occur on campus since Dec. 31.
The Bowling Green Fire Division was called to the Centennial Hall residence hall, 1101 E. Wooster St., at 7:20 p.m. on the report of a stuck elevator between the first and second floors.
All were rescued without incident and fire personnel returned to service at 7:32 p.m.
Bethany Chaffins, a girl, Feb. 12, Wood County Hospital.
Heidi and Jeremy Hooper, a boy, Feb. 12, Wood County Hospital.
High Tuesday 37
Record high (set in 1869) 69
High a year ago 31
Low Tuesday 27
Record low (set in 1917) -20
Low a year ago 17
Precipitation (in last 24 hours) None
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