Jul 302015
Six Candidates To Seek Seats On Maumee City Council

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — Six individuals are vying for four open seats on Maumee City Council. Maumee voters will decide on November 3 who will fill those seats. Incumbents Dan Hazard, John Boellner and Jenny Barlos have expiring four-year terms and council member Tim Pauken must run for the remainder of his . . . Read More

Jul 302015
Council Member Jenny Barlos To Leave Local Office

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — After 22 years of attending council meetings, public hearings, committee meetings and ribbon-cutting events, Jenny Barlos is stepping away from local politics. Her term expires on December 31 and the longtime council member has decided not to seek re-election in November. “It’s been an extraordinary experience for me,” . . . Read More

Jul 092015
Summer Fun Heats Up At The Maumee Branch Library

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — On a recent hot summer day, more than 40 youngsters sat inside the library, learning how to perform magic tricks. Their instructor was one of the area’s most well-known magicians, Andrew Martin. While the kids learned how to amaze an audience with rubber bands, coins and mind-reading tricks, . . . Read More

Jul 092015
Ohio Turnpike To Celebrate 60th Anniversary

BY KAREN GERHARDINGER | MIRROR REPORTER — When Randy Cole looks to the future, he sees driverless cars, troubleshooting drones and lighter, aluminum-based semis traversing the 241-mile Ohio Turnpike. During the June 25 Waterville Chamber of Commerce meeting, Cole, the executive director of the Ohio Turnpike Commission (OTC), hosted a trivia quiz on the turnpike, . . . Read More

Jul 022015
Heavy Rains Cause Flooding Near Side Cut Metropark

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — Soaking rainfall sent the Maumee River over its banks this week, flooding portions of River Road near Side Cut Metropark. On Sunday at 7:30 p.m., the Maumee Police Division closed a two-mile stretch of River Road from the park entrance to Jerome Road due to the flooding. Maumee . . . Read More