Galion school calendar change OK’d: First day of classes for students is Aug. 20

Galion school calendar change OK’d: First day of classes for students is Aug. 20

GALION — The Galion City Schools Board of Education approved a change to the district’s 2020-2021 school calendar at Tuesday’s regul...

July 14th, 2020 |  


Biden-Sanders proposal for DNC Convention includes increased taxes, tuition-free community colleges, other spending increases

Biden-Sanders proposal for DNC Convention includes increased taxes, tuition-free community colleges, other spending increases

(The Center Square) — A task force created by presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vermont, his form...

July 13th, 2020 |  


Summer Youth Program workers collecting debris along Galion’s new bike path

Summer Youth Program workers collecting debris along Galion’s new bike path

GALION — As Galion’s bike path project nears completion, areas surrounding the path have been receiving a thorough debris clean up.City of...

July 13th, 2020 |  



Rob Portman opinion column: A win for our national parks

Rob Portman opinion column: A win for our national parks

A June 29 Toledo Blade editorial titled “Preserve the Parks,” argued that my legislation to help our national parks would be a good invest...

July 12th, 2020 |  


Staying Healthy program can provide free, delivered restaurant meals

Staying Healthy program can provide free, delivered restaurant meals

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Department of Aging has announced a new partnership with local area agencies on aging and restaurants throughout Ohio to pro...

July 12th, 2020 updated: July 12th, 2020. |  


New director, new ideas: Mike Kirk bringing a fresh perspective to Galion Public Library

New director, new ideas: Mike Kirk bringing a fresh perspective to Galion Public Library

GALION — A new face is welcoming visitors to Galion Public Library as it opens its doors again. Mike Kirk recently took over as the new library ...

July 10th, 2020 |  


Kids can earn summer money for college

Kids can earn summer money for college

Okay, I get it. The last thing your teen probably wants to think about this summer is saving money for college. But let’s be real. There’s...

July 9th, 2020 |  


Face masks will be required in high-risk Ohio counties

Face masks will be required in high-risk Ohio counties

COLUMBUS — Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced today that effective on Wednesday, July 8, 2020, at 6:00 p.m., a new Ohio Department of Health or...

July 8th, 2020 |  


Facing adversity, small towns prove they can get it done

Facing adversity, small towns prove they can get it done

You know what makes small-town America unique?Besides the obvious answer that almost everyone knows their neighbors, is the resilience that lies withi...

July 8th, 2020 |  


Ohio author pens an adventure tale about Cyril the Sea Lion

Ohio author pens an adventure tale about Cyril the Sea Lion

GRAND RAPIDS — How an adventurous sea lion journeyed from California to Toledo may sound unbelievable, but it really happened. And Sharon Moor ha...

July 8th, 2020 updated: July 8th, 2020. |