|Local Briefs: 09-16-13|
|Written by Sentinel-Tribune|
|Monday, 16 September 2013 09:37|
Eastwood delays community meeting, will choose new date
PEMBERVILLE - The Eastwood Board of Education is postponing its Town Hall meeting on facilities that had been scheduled for Wednesday/
This will also necessitate a delay on the phone survey which had been planned for later this month.
The meeting has been delayed because there were options discussed at a combined Facilities Task Force and Business Advisory Council meeting that need to be explored to see if they are financially or physically viable.
At this point administrators are looking to mid-October for a forum with a survey coming out shortly thereafter.
Stuck elevator on campus
Bowling Green State University experienced its first elevator rescue of the young school year Saturday.
Bowling Green Fire personnel were called to the Offenhauer East Residence Hall, 703 E. Merry Ave., at 7:38 p.m. on the report of one person stuck in an elevator there.
The woman was rescued after approximately 30 minutes, and the elevator taken out of service.
This is the first such incident reported on campus by the BG Fire Department since the 2013-14 school year began.
More than 10 stuck elevators have been reported throughout campus since January of this year; a total of people 41 have been rescued from BGSU elevators during that time.
Free light bulbs today and Tuesday
Efficiency Smart and the City of Bowling Green will host customer appreciation days today and Tuesday, from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., at the city offices at 304 N. Church St. During the event, Efficiency Smart staff will distribute five free compact florescent light bulbs (CFLs), while supplies last, as well as kits with rebate forms, program information and energy efficiency tips.
Economic development is Kiwanis topic
Sue Clark, the executive director of the Bowling Green Community Foundation, will speak to the Bowling Green Kiwanis Club at Stone Ridge Golf Club at noon on Thursday about the collaboration that has made economic development successful in Bowling Green.
Talk Like a Pirate Day at library
Thursday is International Talk Like a Pirate Day and the Children's Place of the Wood County District Public Library is inviting families to celebrate on Thursday at 7 p.m.
Join the Children's Place staff for pirate stories, crafts, a lesson on pirate speak and a swashbucklin' good time. Costumes are encouraged.
For more information, contact the Children's Place at 419-352-8253.
Deadline nears for grant funds
There are two weeks remaining before the deadline for grant applications for Bowling Green Community Foundation for projects planned for calendar year 2014 are due.
Organizations may apply for grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 for programs that enhance the health, welfare, and vitality of the Bowling Green Community.
Any organization that has a project that would benefit the community can get additional information about the grant process as well as the grant application a www.bgohcf.org.
The deadline for the 2014 grant cycle is Oct. 1.
Tonight - Partly cloudy. Cold with lows in the mid 40s.
Tuesday - Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Lows in the upper 40s.
Extended forecast - Partly cloudy Wednesday with highs in the upper 70s and lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain overnight is 30 percent. Mostly cloudy Thursday with a 50-percent chance of rain during the day and overnight. Highs in the lower 80s and lows around 60. On Friday, a 50-percent chance of rain with highs in the lower 80s.
Pick 3 Evening: 7-8-3
Pick 3 Midday: 6-5-8
Pick 4 Evening: 2-9-2-6
Pick 4 Midday: 5-5-5-3
Pick 5 Evening: 8-1-5-6-0
Pick 5 Midday: 3-2-2-8-7
Rolling Cash 5: 04-14-28-
Classic Lotto: 05-16-17-26-
Pick 3 Evening: 7-2-6
Pick 3 Midday: 7-1-8
Pick 4 Evening: 1-0-0-1
Pick 4 Midday: 9-8-9-1
Pick 5 Evening: 3-9-6-9-1
Pick 5 Midday: 4-6-9-4-0
Rolling Cash 5: 04-24-27-
Open house at
In partnership with the Bowling Green Convention and Visitors Bureau and "Passport to BG Day," Wood County District Public Library is hosting an open house at the Carter House (307 N. Church St, BG) on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
This event is free, and all are invited.
For more information, contact WCDPL at 419-352-510444.
still ... Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph....East winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday night...Mostly clear. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday night...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Thursday...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Thursday night...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Friday...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
|Last Updated on Monday, 16 September 2013 09:38|
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