|Local Briefs: 02-14-13|
|Written by Sentinel-Tribune Staff|
|Thursday, 14 February 2013 11:03|
Pemberville fish fry Friday
PEMBERVILLE - The Pemberville American Legion will host a public fish fry Friday from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at the legion hall on East Front Street.
The meal includes homemade pies for dessert.
Grand Rapids fish fry Friday
GRAND RAPIDS - The Alva N. Sidle American Legion will host a public fish fry Friday from 5 to 7 p.m.
The cost is $9.
Mexican dinner Friday at VFW
VFW Post 1148, 719 S. Main St. will hold a Mexican dinner Friday from 4:30 to 6 p.m.
School's Out Camp is Monday
A "School's Out Camp" to celebrate spring will be held Monday at the Bowling Green State University Student Recreation Center.
The camp, which is from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., is for children in grades kindergarten through sixth. It will emphasize physical development and education, while promoting a healthy lifestyle.
The cost is $25. Snacks will be provided; campers must bring lunch.
Call (419) 372-6071 for more information.
Tickets available for Fire & Ice
Tickets are still available for Friday night's Fire & Ice event at the Cla-Zel.
It runs from 7 to 11 p.m.
Tickets can be purchased for $25 by contacting the Red Cross of Wood County at (419) 352-4575 or at the office at 150 Gorrell St. in Bowling Green. They are also available online at american.redcross.org/firenice2013.
Break-ins in Perrysburg
PERRYSBURG - A number of break-ins to vehicles, and at least one break-in to a building, were reported during the overnight hours of Wednesday into today.
Perrysburg Police said this morning that they are investigating seven incidents involving vehicles being entered or broken into on Walnut and Cherry streets, near West South Boundary Street. A break-in was also reported at a business in the 25000 block of North Dixie Highway.
It was reported that, while investigating the vehicular incidents, at least one person was arrested and was being held on drug paraphernalia charges. It was not clear this morning if they were involved with the break-ins.
Tonight - A 50-percent chance of rain showers in the evening. Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Lows in the upper 20s.
Friday ¬≠- Cloudy with a 50-percent chance of snow showers. Cooler with highs in the lower 30s. Mostly cloudy overnight with lows around 19.
Saturday - Cloudy Saturday with a 30-percent chance of snow, rising to 50 percent overnight. Highs in the mid 20s and overnight lows 10 to 15.
Classic Lotto: 09-10-13-30-
Pick 3 Evening: 2-4-4
Pick 3 Midday: 4-9-2
Pick 4 Evening: 0-1-6-7
Pick 4 Midday: 2-9-6-0
Pick 5 Evening: 1-9-7-0-1
Pick 5 Midday: 5-8-0-5-2
Rolling Cash 5: 19-23-27-
WSOS OKs senior housing
PERRYSBURG – The WSOS Board of Directors recently approved a housing development proposal for a new senior housing complex in the city.
At their Feb. 13 board meeting, the board approved a proposal for a tax credit for HarborTown Senior Residence, a 69-unit senior independent living development for individuals 55 and older to be built just south of Levis Commons near Ohio 25.
The proposal for the tax credit will now be passed on to the Ohio Housing Finance Agency.
HarborTown was among six developments approved at the meeting, and the only one located within Wood County.
Wolcott House welcomes WW II German Navy vet
MAUMEE – The Wolcott House Museum Guild’s lecture series will continue with decorated German Navy submariner Peter Petersen Feb. 21 at 10 a.m.
The event will be held at the Maumee Branch of the Lucas County Public Library.
Peterson served on a U-boat during World War II and survived numerous death charges from the United States’ destroyers. After Germany surrendered, he became a prisoner of war for a short time, subsequently meeting a woman from Toledo, whom he later married. Petersen became an American citizen in 1956.
The lectures is free and open to the public, and homeschoolers are welcome.
The Wolcott Guild members will serve light refreshments afterwards.
For more information call Guild President Judy Justus at (419) 874-6828.
High Wednesday 34
Record high (set in 1999) 71
High a year ago 34
Low Wednesday 25
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Low a year ago 19
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