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Prosecutor rules in favor of Rossford TARTA vote PDF Print E-mail
Written by David Dupont   
Monday, 14 April 2014 21:09
ROSSFORD — The Wood County prosecutor’s office has ruled that Rossford voters should have the chance to vote on whether the city will remain a part of the Toledo Area Regional Transportation Authority.
The ruling, issued in Feb. 28, but just made public at Monday’s City Council meeting, would place the resolution on whether to withdraw from TARTA on the November ballot.
Last June City Council voted 5-2 to stay in the system, which has been a source of controversy in the city for decades. A group of residents under the banner Citizen’s Choice collected enough signatures to place the referendum to leave TARTA on last November’s ballot, but election officials ruled the paperwork was submitted to late, a decision confirmed by the prosecutor’s office.
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Judge to Ohio: Recognize out-of-state gay marriage PDF Print E-mail
Written by AMANDA LEE MYERS, Associated Press   
Monday, 14 April 2014 13:08

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal judge on Monday ordered Ohio authorities to recognize the marriages of same-sex couples performed in other states, the latest court victory for gay rights supporters.

Judge Timothy Black ruled that refusing to recognize gay marriage is a violation of constitutional rights and "unenforceable in all circumstances."

"The record before this court ... is staggeringly devoid of any legitimate justification for the state's ongoing arbitrary discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation," Black wrote.

The order does not force Ohio to allow gay marriages to be performed in the state.

The state plans to appeal Black's ruling, arguing that Ohio has a sovereign right to ban gay marriage, which voters did overwhelmingly in 2004.

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Local Briefs: 04-14-14 PDF Print E-mail
Written by Sentinel-Tribune Staff   
Monday, 14 April 2014 10:07
BG man arrested for menacing
A Bowling Green man was arrested for domestic violence and menacing after an incident involving a firearm Friday.
Bowling Green Police were called to the 100 block of State Street, just after 5 p.m. on the report of a man that had threatened family members with a handgun.
Upon arrival at the scene, police called resident Stephen Foraker Jr., 43, out of the residence and spoke with him.
Foraker reportedly admitted to having a handgun in his possession that he had waved around while angered.
He was arrested on two counts of aggravated menacing and one county of domestic violence.
Firearms inside the residence were seized as well.
Last Updated on Monday, 14 April 2014 10:09
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Area military veterans invited to career workshop PDF Print E-mail
Written by Sentinel-Tribune Staff   
Monday, 14 April 2014 10:09
Military Veterans Resource Center (MVRC) invites veterans looking for a new career to attend the Veterans Career Assistance Program (VCAP) on April 24.
Veterans interested in attending must preregister by April 21. To register, call career specialist Bob Driftmyer at 419-516-0411.
This career workshop will take place at MVRC's Findlay office, located at 423 Trenton Ave. It will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., and lunch will be provided.
The VCAP is an interactive workshop that will improve veterans' job-search skills. MVRC career specialists will lead the workshop and will teach cover letter and resume writing. If veterans have resumes, they should bring them, as they will spend time revising their current resumes or writing new ones.
"By the time they leave, each vet will have a basic, functional resume," says Tim Taylor, director of operations.
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New director named at Fort Meigs PDF Print E-mail
Written by Sentinel-Tribune Staff   
Monday, 14 April 2014 10:07
PERRYSBURG - The Fort Meigs Association has announced the selection of Scott Lonsdale for the position of acting director of Fort Meigs.
Lonsdale, a native of Detroit, MI, was appointed effective April 1.
Lonsdale's duties include overseeing the daily operations, scheduling, budgeting, fundraising, community outreach, event planning, preservation, maintenance, and historical interpretation of the site. He is employed by the Fort Meigs Association, a private non-profit organization which manages the battlefield on behalf of the Ohio Historical Society and the State of Ohio.
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