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LaMont E. Gee, 1925-2014: WWII Army vet an inventor, company V.P.
LaMont E. Gee, an electrical engineer and company executive skilled at the repair of industrial-sized electrical motors and a World War II Army veteran who built bridges across Western Europe after D-Day, died Wednesday in Kingston Care Center of Sylvania.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Olander Parks to employ safeguards
The Olander Park System greenhouse in Sylvania is seen here in June. In response to an alleged embezzlement case, the Olander Park System plans to establish formal procedures to safeguard against internal theft.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Nuns' garden yields food for northwest Ohio pantry
Somewhere in a Sylvania garden carrots grow in winter, tomatoes plants stand four feet high, and giant cabbage heads spring up from the earth at the start of Ohio's growing season.
Veterinary hospital plans to move
The St. Francis Veterinary Hospital plans to move to a new facility a block away on Alexis Road in Sylvania.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Church approved as LGBT safe
Sylvania United Church of Christ voted May 4 to be an open and affirming congregation, going on record as being a safe place for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transsexual people and welcoming them fully in the congregation.
New year dawns at Lourdes
Colton Relyea, left, and Taylor Maley, right, a junior at Lourdes, carry a TV set into the dorms during Move-In Day at Lourdes.
Sylvania estimates water crisis cost $1.5M in lost revenue
The three-day water crisis packed a punch to area businesses. The Chamber of Commerce in Sylvania estimates local businesses lost a total of nearly $1.5 million in economic revenue.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Sylvania restaurants in spotlight
Chef Wes Wright of Revolution Grille holds one of his Pansoti, or handmade ravioli stuffed with grilled chicken, spinach, and ricotta cheese during the pre-party.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Toledo installs 5 drug drop-off boxes
The white metal drop-off boxes are at the Safety Building, 525 N. Erie St.; Scott Park District Station, 2301 Nebraska Ave.; Northwest District Station, 2330 W. Sylvania Ave.; the University of Toledo Medical Center emergency room, 3065 Arlington Ave.; and the University of Toledo police station, 1515 S. Towerview Blvd. Another drop-off location ... (more)
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Sylvania open to regionalized water
Trustee Neal Mahoney echoed that, adding that he would be open to hearing about ideas on the area's water supply and would like to see the cost benefit of a regionalized plant.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Florida man ordered a to Toledo for sentencing
A Florida man convicted of defrauding local investors in the sale of Iraqi currency must return to Toledo for his sentencing on Sept.
Sylvania officials probe feasibility of water testing
Sylvania City officials will research the feasibility of the city performing its own water testing as well a developing an efficient communication method with residents should another water emergency should occur.
Mothers' Center to host open house
The Mothers' Center of Greater Toledo is hosting a free open house from 9:45 to 11:15 a.m. Sept.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Sylvania tables rezoning request
The rezoning request for a 1-acre residential property along Alexis Road in Sylvania has been tabled until further notice at the request of the applicant.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Making way for Mercy facility
Klumm Brothers Excavating & Demolition worker Zack Kaczala separates steel from aluminum and copper during the demolition of the former Central Elementary Schoo.
Two hospitalized after airborne car hits Porsche, minivan
The accident happened at Sylvania and Corey. A Chrysler heading west on Sylvania lost control, became airborne and crashed into a Porsche and a minivan.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Council to discuss water crisis
Sylvania City Council will meet at 8 a.m. Monday to discuss the recent water crisis and how the administration handled it.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Garden gives food to those in need
Sister Grace Ellen Urban stands near a table of apples grown in the Sisters of St. Francis' Garden for the Poor.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Nurse gets intervention instead of conviction
Lucas County Common Pleas Judge Gene Zmuda withheld a guilty finding for Rachel Sexton, 27, of 3554 Helene Ct. on the fourth-degree felony, which stemmed from her employment at Arbors at Sylvania.
Sylvania roundabout delayed
The torrential downfall of rain that pelted Sylvania most of Monday and for a short period Tuesday may have delayed the construction for the Sylvania-Metamora and Mitchaw roundabout, but officials are still aiming to open it within about a week.