Jun 252015
 
Independence Day Celebration Kicks Off With Family Picnic

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — The city of Maumee’s Independence Day celebration will take place on Friday, July 3. The event will kick off with a family-friendly picnic sponsored by the Maumee Uptown Business Association. The picnic takes place from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. in the area adjacent to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church . . . Read More

Jun 252015
 
Lifelong Schoolmates Finish One, Two In Graduating Class

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — New Maumee High School graduates Sarah Board and Connor Chu go back a long way, all the way to preschool. “But we don’t really remember each other,” Connor recently laughed, recalling the time he spent as a young student at Elizabeth Wayne Preschool, where Sarah also attended. She . . . Read More

Jun 192015
 
Maumee Hosts Community Conversation On Drug Abuse

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — Maumee Police Chief Jim MacDonald says there are at least 10,000 heroin addicts in the metro Toledo area. The junkies are not destitute and homeless. Many of today’s heroin addicts are young, white suburbanites in their 20s, and Maumee is no exception when it comes to dealing with . . . Read More

Jun 122015
 
Weekly Food Truck Event Draws Workers Out Of Their Offices

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — Workers in Arrowhead Park and the surrounding community can enjoy lunch outside, courtesy of the food trucks that roll in, every Wednesday. Late May marked the official start of “food truck Wednesday,” an event sponsored by the Arrowhead Park Association. “We wanted to have this for the community,” . . . Read More

Jun 052015
 
Maumee City School District Honors Retirees

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — Retiring teachers, administrators and support staff were honored for their service to the district at the May 18 school board meeting. This year, 19 teachers, six operational staff members and one administrator retired. The retiring district teachers included: Mark Ashner, Rebecca Baker, Nancy Baron, Robert Cintron, Kathleen Eckhart, . . . Read More

May 142015
 
Police Division Hosts Memorial Event Honoring Fallen Officers

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — To commemorate National Police Officer Memorial Week, the Maumee Police Division will host an event honoring those who have served their communities. Retired Sgt. Doug Brainard organized the special event, which will take place this Saturday, May 16 at the Maumee-Bowling Green Elks Lodge in Maumee. “We want . . . Read More

May 142015
 
Unique Works Of Student Art On Display At Art Festival

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — Sculptures, paintings, drawings, photographs and digital art were on display at the Maumee Arts Festival on April 29. Over 2,000 pieces of art were on hand for the second annual event, which took place in the lobby of the Maumee High School Performing Arts Theater and in the . . . Read More