Local Briefs: 11-20

Freedom Twp. changes meeting
PEMBERVILLE – Freedom Township Trustees have changed their meeting scheduled from Monday to Nov. 30 at
7:30 p.m. in the township hall.
City offices closed, trash pickup altered
The offices of the City of Bowling Green, including Municipal Court, will be closed Thursday and Friday
in observance of Thanksgiving.
Trash pickup will be Monday in District I, Tuesday in District II, and Wednesday in Districts III and IV.

I-75 traffic lanes reopen
All three lanes of traffic in both directions of Interstate 75, from Wales Road to Erie Street (Exit
201A), are now open, according to the Ohio Department of Transportation.
Construction crews have removed all lane and ramp restrictions in this location. Work will resume in the
spring of 2010.
Chit-chats for children
Children ages 9 and up with an adult partner are encouraged to read the novel, "Granny Torrelli
Makes Soup," and discuss it over a bowl of warm soup at "Novel Chit-Chats" on Monday at 7
p.m. in the Children’s Place of the Wood County District Public Library.
Multiple copies of Newberry Medal winner Sharon Creech’s book are available for check out at the
Children’s Place desk.
Tax refunds go unclaimed
U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown has announced that nearly 2,500 Ohioans have unclaimed tax refunds owed to them
by the IRS. Out-of-date addresses have caused these refunds to be returned by the U.S. Postal Service,
and more than 250 of these checks are waiting for Northwest Ohio taxpayers. That includes 21 from Wood
Taxpayers who have not received tax refunds can visit the "Where’s My Refund?" page at
www.irs.gov or call to 1-800-829-1040 to check on their status. Brown’s Web site,
http://brown.senate.gov/, includes a link to the page and instructions on how Ohioans can claim tax
Tonight – Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday – Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Partly cloudy overnight, lows in the mid 30s.
Extended forecast – Partly cloudy Sunday, highs in the mid 50s. Mostly cloudy overnight, lows in the
upper 30s. Partly sunny Monday, highs in the mid 50s and lows in the upper 30s. On Tuesday, cloudy early
then clearing. A 30-percent chance of rain with highs in the upper 40s. Rain could continue overnight,
lows in the mid 30s. Partly sunny Wednesday with a 40-percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 40s.

Rolling Cash 5: 10-20-31-33-38
Pick 3: 3-2-0
Pick 4: 7-0-2-0
Ten-Oh #1674: 4-15-18-21-30-33-36-37-42-45-46-48-
Day drawings
Midday 3: 1-9-9
Midday 4: 6-3-3-1
Ten-Oh Midday: 10-12-19-20-21-24-29-31-33-36-39-
Hannah’s Socks collection drive
On Dec. 1 from 4 to 7 p.m., Hannah’s Socks will host a social get-together to collect socks, gloves and
other warm garments. For more information or to RSVP, call (419) 833-8917.
Admissions: Kelly M. Galbraith, Stephanie N. Metz, William F. Williams, Sara C. Headley, Baby Girl
Galbraith, Lindsay Haas, Baby Boy Metz.
Discharges: None reported.
Kelly Galbraith, a girl, Nov. 19, Wood County Hospital.
Stephanie and Matthew Metz, a boy, Nov. 19, Wood County Hospital.
High Thursday 48
High a year ago 31
Record high (set in 1930) 75
Low this morning 40
Low a year ago 26
Record low (set in 1932) 8
Precipitation (in the past 24 hours) Trace