Oct 202016

BY KAREN GERHARDINGER | MIRROR REPORTER — For more than a year, Waterville-area residents have pushed back at a proposed Nexus Gas Transmis-sion pipeline and compressor station – turning out by the hundreds at an Ohio EPA hearing and urging area municipalities to pass resolutions in opposition. This summer, members of Protecting Air for Waterville . . . Read More

Feb 182016
Cycle Werks Stays Busy By Expanding Its Offerings

BY JOEL SENSENIG | MIRROR SPORTS — Julie Theroux and Jonathan Hoag are not sedentary people, nor do they operate a sedentary business. Since becoming co-owners of Cycle Werks in the fall of 2014, the triathletes have been very active in making their stores (locations in both Whitehouse and Bowling Green) into hubs of activity . . . Read More

Feb 042016
Waterville Post Office Clerk Bids Farewell After 31 Years

BY KAREN GERHARDINGER | MIRROR REPORTER — In the 31 years that Connie Leidigh has stood behind the counter at the Waterville Post Office, she’s done more than sell stamps, weigh packages and help with passport applications. Customers have come to count on Connie’s constant smile and easygoing demeanor, said postmaster Karin Johnson. “Everyone knows . . . Read More

Jan 282016
Cherry Tree Bakery, Share Our Grounds Team Up In Whitehouse

BY KAREN GERHARDINGER | MIRROR REPORTER — Whether assembling salads, serving sandwiches, wiping tables or sweeping floors, the Aspiring Hands team is right at home in Cherry Tree Bakery and Café. Now the nonprofit organization – which provides job training for adults with disabilities – has assumed ownership of the café portion of the Whitehouse . . . Read More

Nov 122015
Every Day Is Veterans Day For Whitehouse Postmaster

BY KAREN GERHARDINGER | MIRROR REPORTER — With eight grandchildren, U.S. Army veteran Jeff Purvis has his pick of school Veterans Day celebrations each year. Yet the Whitehouse postmaster is recognized more often than on Veterans Day – especially as he drives around Northwest Ohio on his specialized motorcycle. On the bike are portraits of . . . Read More

Nov 052015
Singer-Songwriter Muddy Releases Dirt + Water CD

BY KAREN GERHARDINGER | MIRROR REPORTER — The irony of her professional moniker – Muddy – being the result of mixing dirt and water is not lost on Maddison Binkley. But the title for the Monclova native’s second CD, Dirt + Water, is the perfect description for the songs, she said. “They’re raw elements, and these . . . Read More