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Farmers may see Property Taxes Go Up

This year farmers in Huron and Lorain Counties will see their CAUV values on their property taxes adjusted. By law County Auditors are required to reappraise every parcel of land in the county every six years and do an update every three years. I want to take this opportunity to inform the public about this update and present some facts about the CAUV program since ...

Mike Bell's Plan for Jobs and Safety for Toledo

As we approach the election on November 3rd, I will continue to work hard on the two most important issues for Toledoans - Jobs and Safety.
I am proud to have a truly comprehensive plan to create jobs, but also to address the issue of safety in our community. New businesses will not locate in a city when they feel safety is in question. I will commit to maintaining ...

Toledo News Media needs to keep Toledoans Informed

We need a red alert system or something similar when Carty hits the road. The man is a very aggressive driver to say the least and all citizens on the road when he is are at risk. He speeds and runs red lights because he can. Its a matter of time before he causes an accident and hurts or kills someone. Hopefully, it won't be in a city vehicle resulting in
a lawsuit ...

Toledo in Top 10 of downtrodden in 2008 are we far behind Detroit?

Posted: Oct. 9, 2009
EDITORIAL
A city's pain made manifest
Cobo crush points to widespread desperation
http://www.freep.com/article/20091009/OPINION01/910090313/1069/opinion01... more

Barack Hussien Obama WINS NOBEL PEACE PRIZE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

(CNN) -- President Barack Obama won the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday, a stunning decision that comes just eight months into his presidency.
Less than nine months into his presidency, Barack Obama has been awarded the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize.
1 of 2 The Norwegian Nobel Committee said it honored Obama for his "extraordinary efforts to strengthen international ...

New wine Blog

Toledo Wines and Vines blog is a new blog focused on wines of Northwest Ohio.
The purpose, from the site is to:

Keeping you in touch with the Toledo, Ohio, area wine scene, providing information on wine tasting and events and sharing tasting notes and travel exploits.

If you are interested in wines looks like they have the start of a good blog. Check them out ...

Toledo area to get new FM station?

Ohio media watch is reporting that BAS Broadcasting AC WPFX-FM/107.7 North Baltimore wants to move to Luckey.

The application for WPFX specifies a 5.2kW facility along I-75 just north of Bowling Green, with a 60 dBu city grade signal that cuts off just north of downtown Toledo, and just south of the suburb of Oregon. The resulting signal should prove to be a ...

Sylvania Township - Fire Department Update

Greetings!
This installment of my Township Update will focus on the Fire Department, which has been extremely busy the last 18 months fulfilling the promises of the 2008 1.25 Mill Fire Levy. But first, a brief announcement about the Police Department:
Tax Holiday Extended in Police Department
As we begin the 2010 budget process, the Sylvania Township Trustees ...

Republican Leaders Question Issue 3 Tax Analysis

COLUMBUS – Ohio House Republican Leader William G. Batchelder (R-Medina) and Assistant Republican Leader Louis W. Blessing (R-Cincinnati) today stated in a letter to The Office of Budget and Management and The Ohio Department of Taxation their desire for a change in the tax and expenditure analysis created for Issue 3 on the November ballot.read more

Barack Obama adviser says Sharia Law is misunderstood

Barack Obama adviser says Sharia Law is misunderstood
President Barack Obama's adviser on Muslim affairs, Dalia Mogahed, has provoked controversy by appearing on a British television show hosted by a member of an extremist group to talk about Sharia Law.
By Andrew Gilligan and Alex Spillius in Washington
Published: 8:00PM BST 08 Oct ...