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CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE......................................... 55 CHURCHES ..................................................................... 40 COUNTY FAIRS............................................................... 34 CULTURAL ACTIVITIES .................................................. 50 EMERGENCY NUMBERS ............................................... 56 GUIDE TO SHOPS AND SERVICES ................................ 2 LAWMAKERS................................................................... 53 LIBRARIES ....................................................................... 44 PARKS AND RECREATION ............................................ 46 SCHOOLS Allen County ........................................................... 35 Putnam County ....................................................... 36 Universities and Colleges ....................................... 38 Van Wert County .................................................... 38

ALLEN COUNTY ................................................................ 5 Bluffton .................................................................... 10 Beaverdam .............................................................14 Cairo .......................................................................15 Delphos ..................................................................... 7 Elida .......................................................................... 9 Gomer ..................................................................... 11 Harrod .....................................................................15 Lafayette .................................................................15 Landeck ..................................................................14 Lima ........................................................................ 12 Spencerville ............................................................ 16 PUTNAM COUNTY .......................................................... 17 Cloverdale ............................................................... 20 Columbus Grove ..................................................... 19 Continental .............................................................20 Dupont ....................................................................21 Fort Jennings .......................................................... 22 Gilboa .....................................................................23 Glandorf .................................................................. 23 Kalida ...................................................................... 23 Leipsic ....................................................................24 Miller City.................................................................24 Ottawa..................................................................... 25 Ottoville ................................................................... 24 Pandora ..................................................................25 Vaughnsville............................................................ 25 VAN WERT COUNTY ...................................................... 26 Convoy ................................................................... 31 Elgin ....................................................................... 32 Middle Point ............................................................ 30 Ohio City ................................................................ 32 Scott ....................................................................... 33 Van Wert ................................................................. 25 Venedocia ............................................................... 33 Willshire.................................................................. 33 Wren....................................................................... 32 ZIP CODES ...................................................................... 42

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5 Angle Construction, Inc. ................................ center ABLE Wrecker Services ......................................... 42 Advantage Cleaners ............................................... 21 Aero Printing........................................................... 21 Alexander & Bebout, Inc. ................................. center Archbold Equipment Co. ........................................ 39 Avalon Photography ............................................... 48 Balyeat’s Coffee Shop ............................................ 49 Beltone ............................................................. center BestOne Tire & Service.......................................... 22 Black Swamp Antiques & Antique Mall .................. 37 Bowersock Hauling................................................. 54 Bright.net .................................................................. 8 The Brumback Library ............................................ 21 Bunge ............................................................... center The Business Journal ....................................... center CRSI ................................................................. center Cancer Care ..................................................... center Coins, Currency & Collectibles............................... 20 Combs & Company ................................................ 50 Community Health Professionals ..................... center County Line Auto Wrecking.................................... 14 Crestview Local Schools ........................................ 43 Delpha Chevrolet, Buick ........................... inside front Delphos Area Chamber of Commerce ................... 11 Delphos Granite Works .......................................... 54 The Delphos Herald ............................................... 51 Delphos Senior Citizens, Inc. ................................. 52 Delphos Senior Villas ............................................. 16 Delphos Vision Care............................................... 13 Dickman Insurance Agency.................................... 42 Dick’s Steak House ................................................ 27 Dilly Door Co. ......................................................... 44 Dominion Gas................................................... center ERA Geyer-Noakes Realty Group ......................... 29 Eagle Print .............................................................. 31 Eaton ........................................................ inside back Endoscopy Center/Gastro-Intestinal ................ center F&S Floor Covering, Inc. ........................................ 20 Findlay Inn ........................................................ center First Federal Bank .................................................... 4 Fort Jennings Telephone........................................ 14 GI Physicians Inc.................................................... 39 German Mutual Insurance Company ..................... 11 Grant Insurance Agency......................................... 11 Gregory M. Antalis, Attorney at Law ...................... 32 Greve Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram ......................... 3 H.G. Violet ...........................................................back Harter and Schier Funeral Home ........................... 53 Hearth & Home................................................. center Helene .............................................................. center The Holland Grill..................................................... 49 Hong Kong Buffet ................................................... 55 John A. Nomina, CPA ............................................ 21 Kahle & Verhoff Construction ................................. 13 Kewpee............................................................. center Kitchens Inc. ..................................................... center Krendl Fabrication Services ................................... 19 Laurie’s Naturescapes............................................ 45 Lee Kinstle GM Sales and Service ........................ 24 Lee’s Ace Hardware ............................................... 27 Liberty Tax Service................................................. 35 Lincoln Printing ................................................. center Lincolnview Schools ............................................... 43 Lima Allen County Convention Visitors Bureau ..... 29 Lima Memorial Health System ......................... center Life Star Rescue Inc. .............................................. 47 Lloyd’s Auto Service ............................................... 25 Love-Heitmeyer Funeral Homes ............................ 35 The Marsh Foundation ........................................... 30 The Meadows of Kalida.......................................... 37 Microtel Inn & Suites ................................................ 6 Mid-Wood Incorporated .......................................... 29 The Neighborhood Cleaners .................................. 27 North Dixie Truck & Trailer, Inc. ....................... center OB/GYN Specialists of Lima .................................. 31 The Ohio State University ...................................... 20 Pat’s Donuts & Kreme ...................................... center Payroll Services........................................................ 9 Peking Chinese Restaurant.................................... 41 Pick ‘n Save............................................................ 22 Pleasant Valley Golf Course .................................. 38 Purmort Brothers Insurance Agency ...................... 30 Putnam County Homecare & Hospice ............. center Quality Fabrication & Welding Inc. ......................... 40 Quick as a Wink Printing Co. ................................. 52 Quick Change Oil & Lube Center............................. 9 Raabe Ford, Mercury ............................................... 6 Raymond James .................................................... 19 Reliable Plumbing & Heating Inc............................ 43 Rent-All-Mart .......................................................... 15 Roselawn Manor .................................................... 16 Runser & Putman, Attorneys at Law ................ center SI Distributing ......................................................... 49 Sarah Jane Living Center....................................... 38 Save a Lot .............................................................. 55 Senior Citizen’s Services, Inc................................. 23 Sidney Electric.................................................. center Steve Myers S-Tech ............................................... 40 St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic School .......... 41 St. Rita’s Medical Center........................................ 14 Superior Federal Credit Union ......................... center Taylor’s Auto Sales, Inc. ........................................ 49 That Place for Pets................................................. 49 Thomas Edison ...................................................... 33 United Equity, Inc. .................................................. 23 The University of Findlay.................................. center Vancrest ................................................................... 8 Vantage Career Center .......................................... 39 Van Wert City Schools ........................................... 43 Van Wert County Fairgrounds................................ 45 The Van Wert County Foundation.................... center Van Wert County Hospital ...................................... 27 Van Wert Manor ....................................................... 9 Wollam Ag Center .................................................. 53

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Of the three counties in the Tri-County area, Allen, Putnam and Van Wert, Allen is the heaviest populated. As of the 2010 census, the county contained 106,331 citizens. Allen County was founded, along with Putnam and Van Wert, by the legislature in 1820 as part of the Northwest Territory. It was slow to develop, however, and was not organized until 1831. It is bounded on the north by Putnam County and a small section of Van Wert County. On the west, it runs parallel with Van Wert County. Its southern boundary abuts against Auglaize County. Hardin and Hancock counties form its eastern border. The county and its main city, Lima, serve as a center of commerce and entertainment: factories, shopping malls, a county airport, an abundant supply of water from six reservoirs (Delphos-Gillmor Reservoir, Lima Lake, Ferguson Lake, Metzger Lake, Lost Creek and Bresler Reservoir), numerous golf courses, theaters, parks, libraries and museums. Commissioners: Greg Sneary (I), Sam Bassitt (R) and Dan Reiff (R); 301 North Main St., Allen County Courthouse, Lima, 45801, 419-228-3700, FAX 419-2240183. The commissioners, along with Clerk Kelly Singhaus, meets 9:15 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Auditor: Rhonda D. Eddy-Stienecker (R); 419-2283700, ext. 8520; FAX 419-222-8427. Clerk of Courts office may be reached at 419-228-3700,

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ext. 8513; FAX 419-222-8427. Coroner: Gary Beasley, 419-228-3700. Engineer: Tim Piper, 1501 North Sugar St., Lima, 45801, 228-3196, FAX 419-227-2920, and the tax map office is in the courthouse, 419-228-3700. Prosecuting Attorney: Juergen Waldick; Court of Appeals Building, 204 North Main St., 45801, 419-2231861, ext. 8864; FAX 419-224-3828. He can also be reached by calling the courthouse, 419- 228-3700. County Recorder: Mona Losh; 419-228-3700, ext. 8517; FAX 419-228-8427. Treasurer: Jim Link; 419-228-3700, ext. 8515; FAX 419-228-8427. Law Enforcement: Sheriff Sam Crish, 333 North Main St., Lima, 45801, 419-227-3535, FAX 419-227-2004; phone 419-222-1844 for the detective bureau. Ohio Highway Patrol, Lima Post: Commander Lt. Brant Zemelka; 2005 East Fourth St., Lima, 45804, 419228-2421 or 9-1-1; FAX 419-228-2055. Allen County Courts: Allen County Courthouse, 301 North Main St., Lima, 45801, 419-228-3700. Domestic Court Judge is Matthew Staley. Judges of the Court of Common Pleas and Criminal Court are Jeffrey Reed and Richard Warren, 333 North Main St., 45801, 419-2238525. Glenn Derryberry is judge for the Juvenile Court — 1000 Wardhill Ave., 45805, 419-227-5531 — and Probate Court at the courthouse, 419-223-8501.

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4010, FAX 419-695-5102. Delphos Area Chamber of Commerce: 310 North Main St., 419-695-1771 (also FAX). President Rick Vonderwell; Executive Director Jennifer Moenter. Delphos Community Improvement Corporation: President Dave Roach, 1211 Hedrick, 419-692-8351 (home). City Solicitor: Clayton Osting, 419-695-4010. Treasurer: Bob Mosier, 437 East Cleveland St., 419-692-7343. Auditor: Tom Jettinghoff, 404 East Third St., 419695-8470. Safety-Service Director: Greg Berquist; city building 419-695-4010. Park Superintendent: Craig Mansfield; Stadium Park, 419-695-5712. Maintenance Department: Foreman Jeff Rostorfer, located at 228 West Seventh St., 419-695-3594; city building, 419-695-4010. Water Department: Superintendent Tim Williams; city building, 419-695-4010; or North Plant, 419-6924916. Wastewater Treatment Plant: Superintendent Todd Teman, 419-692-0991.

John O. Bredeick platted the original town east of the county line in 1845. Ferdinand Bredeick platted a tract on the west side in 1845 and the two towns, as surveyed by Elias Everett, were known as East and West Bredeick. The Hollister, Bliss and Pettit Addition, known as Section Ten, and the village of Howard, platted for Samuel Forrer, followed close upon the enterprise of Bredeick’s. Ferdinand Bredeick erected the first house on the village site and the first frame house was erected by Henry Menckhans; Capt. McCune built the first brick house. In 1845, E. N. Morton built the first saw mill, and in 1847 he erected the first grist-mill. Area: About three square miles in Allen and Van Wert counties. Population: 7,101 total as of 2010 census. Government: Elected mayor, city council. City Government: Mayor Michael Gallmeier, 315 W. Fifth St., 419-692-4867. Council President is Kim Riddell. Councilmen-At-Large are Joe Martz, Josh Gillespie and Kevin Osting; first-ward councilman Rick Hanser; second-ward Jim Fortener; third-ward Jim Knebel; and fourth-ward Mark Clement. Meetings are held 7 p.m. the first and third Mondays of the month at the municipal building, 608 North Canal St., 419-695-

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The village was founded by European settlers in 1832 when they discovered northwest Ohio forest. This settlement was located near Riley Creek, which provided many opportunities for hard-working pioneers. A grist mill was built, as well as a general store and post office. Rich soil yielded abundant crops and the village grew with business and industry. Bluffton’s strategic location on Interstate-75 in northern Allen County has been a key to its success. A Northfolk & Western rail line passes through Bluffton, and Bluffton’s Airport handles private as well as corporate aircraft. Bluffton is a small community that provides a vibrant economic climate for business and industry. It has strong traditional values and a desire to build a modern community that has made Bluffton a magnet for businesses and individuals seeking a contemporary lifestyle in a safe and clean environment. The Bluffton Public School system enrolls an average of 1,100 students annually. The faculty strives to provide the highest quality of education to Bluffton’s students. Bluffton Schools has consistently scored above the national average on standardized tests. In 1992, Bluffton Schools ranked third in the state on the required ninth-grade proficiency test. Bluffton

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High School students also averaged very high test scores on the American College Testing (ACT) test. The workforce in the area includes professionals, farmers and both white collar and blue collar workers. The work ethic is evident in the low turnover rates in jobs and the loyalty to employers. Bluffton is home to Bluffton University, a four-year liberal arts institution affiliated with the Mennonite Church USA. It is renowned for the many famous actors, journalists, writers and musicians who have graduated from this small college. The beautiful, naturally-wooded campus lends an academic atmosphere to the community and provides a more cosmopolitan lifestyle by sharing cultural events with the community. Population: 4,125 Mayor’s office: Mayor Eric Fulcomer, 154 N. Main, 419-358-2066. Fire Department: Chief Jon Kinn, 115 E. Washington St., 419-358-8606. Police Department: Chief Rick Skilliter, 419358-2961 Village Administrator: James Mehaffie, 100 E. Elm St., 419-358-2066.

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Elida is the largest village in American Township. It lies in the township’s northwestern section, equally distant from Lima, the county seat, and Delphos. Area: About one square mile. Population: 1,905 as of the 2010 census. Mayor: Ron Klopfentstein, 109 West North St.; town hall, 200 West Main St., 339-2811, fax 419-3393804. Village Fiscal Officer: Janet Bonifas, 419-3392811. Village Administrator Troy Strayer’s office is at 200 West Main St., 419-339-2811, fax 419-339-3804; the water plant at 4441 Elida Rd., 419-331-6086. Superintendent Dennis Swick. Water Department: Superintendent Mike Suever; office, 419-339-2811. Wastewater Treatment Plant: William Endres, operator of record, 419-339-5761. Police Department: Chief Jeremy Hollis, 200 West Main St., 419-339-9481; business number 419-3392811, emergency 911, FAX 419-339-3804. Fire, Rescue and EMS is provided by American Township. Chief Tom Hadding. The central station is located at 105 West Main St.; 419-339-3921 (business) or 9-1-1.

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Gomer is located in the northern section of Sugar Creek Township. Area: Under one-quarter of a square mile. Population: Considered a part of Sugar Creek Township, recording 1,330 people in the 2000 census. Government: Sugar Creek trustees: Brian Overholt, 4405 Stemen Rd., 419642-5385; Rodney Watkins, 3720 West Lincoln Hwy., Elida, 419-642-5345; and William H. Williams, 6660 Wapak Rd. Gomer, 419-642-4864; Clerk Ed Barnhart, 3255 West State Rd., 419331-2536. Police Protection: Allen County sheriff’s department, 419-227-3535. Fire/EMS Protection: American Township, 419-339-3921 or 9-1-1 Special Events: Gymanfa Ganu, Welsh songfest held each year in October.
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Lima was founded on 160 acres of land in Bath of Human Resources Vincent Ozier; Director of Township. It was called the “permanent seat of jus- Utilities Gary Sheely, 419-221-5294; Taxation tice” when it was made the county seat by an act of Supervisor Chris Fast, 419-221-5245; Billing and the legislature on April 20, 1831. Collection Supervisor Amy Harpster 419-221Area: About 13 square miles of zoned land. 5252; Building and Zoning Inspection, Bill Brown Population: 38,771 in 2010 census. 419-221-5243; and Environmental Compliance Mayor: David J. Berger (D); Municipal Building, Manager Dave Schnipke, 419-221-5294. All but the 50 Town Square, 45801, 419-228-5462, FAX 419- offices of parks, recreation and forestry are locat221-5199. ed in the Municipal Building, 50 Town Square, Auditor: Rady Bastells; Municipal Building, 50 419-228-5462, FAX 419-221-5253. The recreation Town Square, 45801, 419-221-5206, FAX 419-221- department is at 900 South Collett St., 45804, 4195214. 221-5195. Law Director: Anthony Geiger, 209 North Main City Council: The city council meets at 50 Town St., 45801, 419-221-5183, FAX 419-221-5145. Square, Lima, 419-221-5218, FAX 419-221-5214. Lima Municipal Court: Judges are William Meetings are held 7:30 p.m. every other Monday, Lauber and Richard Workman; 109 North Union except holidays, in council chambers. The council’s St., Lima, 45801, 419-221-5275. president is John Nixon. City Offices: Clerk of Council Sally Clemans, 50 Police Department: Chief Kevin Martin, 117 East Town Square, 45801, 419-221-5218, FAX 419-221- Market St., 45801, 419-227-4444 (business) or 9-1-1, 5199; Director of Finance Steven Cleaves, 419-221- FAX 419-221-5109. 5272; Director of Community DevelopmentChief Advantage... The Amy Fire Department: Chief Mark Heffner: Central Odum, 419-221-5146; Director of Parks, Recreation Station-433 South Main St., 45804, 419-221-5160 and Forestry Ric Stolly, 419-221-5195; Director (non-emergency) or 9-1-1, FAX 419-221-5114.

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Beaverdam lies at the junction of Lincoln Highway and the Dixie Highway. These early highways began in 1914. Currently, Beaverdam’s economy is dominated by three large truck stops on what is now the junction of Interstate 75 and U.S. Route 30. Until recently, Beaverdam was at the eastern end of the four lane section of US 30. This meant that vehicular traffic going east on the four-lane portion of US 30 that extended from Fort Wayne, Ind., had to exit the four-lane road and shift to a two-lane road. This required the exit be enhanced and the village function was

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Cairo is located at the intersection of what was once the east-west U.S. Route 30 (Lincoln Highway) and the northsouth State Route 65 (“Ottawa Road”) in the middle of farming country. In the 1970s, Route 30 was upgraded and moved approximately one mile south of Cairo. Now, the east-west street in Cairo is Main Street. Main Street in Cairo was a part of the country’s first coast-to-coast road, the Lincoln Highway. At various times, there were Lincoln Highway markers and monuments along Main Street. The log building located at the northeast corner of Main Street and Route 65 is known locally as the Lincoln Log Cabin. The most distinctive physical feature of Cairo is a painted (white) concrete grain elevator locally known as a “bean dryer” which is about 150 feet tall. Area: 0.2 square miles Population: 524.

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Spencerville is the only town in Spencer Township, located in the southern section, surrounded by fertile land. Area: About one square mile. Population: 2,223 as of 2010 census. Mayor: P.J. Johnson, 116 South Broadway, 419647-5368 (office). Clerk/Treasurer: Dawn Bailey. Council meets at the town hall, 116 South Broadway, 419-647-4171, FAX 419-647-2024, on the first and third Mondays of the month at 7:30 p.m. Village Administrator: Sean Chapman; 419-6476263, FAX 419-647-6980. Village Attorney: J. Alan Smith, 101 N. Elizabeth, Lima, 419-228-6365. Police Department: Chief Darin Cook. The station is at 116 South Broadway St. Call 419-647-4141 (business), call 911 for emergency. Invincible Fire Department: Chief Paul Lee; 419647-4132 (business) or 9-1-1. Spencerville Ambulance Service: Emergency medical service can be obtained at 111 South Pearl St., call 419-647-4848 or 9-1-1; business phone 419-6476369. Parks: Village (Old School) Park, Second Street; and Spencerville Wellside Park.

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Putnam County, in the northwestern section of Ohio, is bounded on the south by Allen County; the north by Defiance and Henry counties; the east by Hancock County; and the west by Van Wert and Paulding counties. Putnam County lost its best-improved land to Allen County by the Act of Feb. 14, 1848. The thriving towns of Bluffton, Beaverdam, West Cairo and part of Delphos were taken from it. Fifteen townships were formed from the remaining land in the county: Blanchard, Greensburg, Jackson, Jennings, Liberty, Monroe, Monterey, Ottawa, Palmer, Perry, Pleasant, Riley, Sugar Creek, Union and Van Buren. The county was ravaged by many major floods: 1834, 1888, 1913 and again in 2007. Epidemics of typhoid fever, malaria, smallpox, cholera, tuberculosis and diphtheria caused many deaths. The cholera epidemic of 1850 was so severe, the cemetery in Blanchard Township was called “Cholera Cemetery”. Early settlers built homes near rivers since they were the best-drained, a water source and a means of transportation. Some became small towns that no longer exist, such as Cascade, Farmington, Douglas, Elm Center, Evansville, Franconia, Hartsburg, Montgomeryville (Belmore), Marice City (Continental), Muntana and Pendleton (Pandora). While Henry Leaf built the first home in the county, David Murphy and his family were the first permanent residents. They built along the Blanchard River, a waterway that meanders across the center of the county. General “Mad Anthony” Wayne was responsible for the first road in the county. It was built in 1794 and connected Fort Recovery to Defiance. Fort Jennings was erected on this road during the War of 1812 by Col. William Jennings and it was the first mail route. Newspapers sprung up quickly in the county. In 1865, the Kalida Sentinel was published. The Putnam County Sentinel was published in Ottawa in 1866; the Putnam County Vidette in Columbus Grove, 1873; the Leipsic Free Press, 1878; Pandora Times, 1899; Continental News Review, 1912; and Ottoville Leader, 1910. The first school began in the county in 1829 along the west side of the Auglaize River. Lewis Schroufe was the teacher. Railroads played a big role in the development of the county. The Baltimore and Ohio came first in 1856, then the Dayton and Michigan. Next came the Clover Leaf (the Toledo, St. Louis and Western Railroad), followed by the Northern Ohio (formerly the New York, Chicago and St. Louis) and the Nickel Plate (the Detroit, Toledo and Ironton Railroad). Today, only Conrail and the Norfolk and Southern operate in the county. Agriculture was and is the prime source of income for many. The county contains some of the most fertile soil in the state with natural drainage from its three main rivers: the Auglaize, Ottawa and Blanchard. County Government Commissioners: Vincent T. Schroeder, John Love and

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Columbus Grove is the second largest town in Putnam County; located in its southeastern portion in Pleasant Township. It was laid out in 1842 by Frederick Fruchey and incorporated in 1864 with David Jones, its first mayor. Area: About one and a quarter square miles. Population: 2,137 as of the 2010 census. Mayor: Ken Wright, 113 E. Sycamore St., 419-659-5157 (mayor’s office); FAX 6592611. Fiscal Officer: Janet Hermiller, mayor’s office, 419-659-2365. Village Administrator: Jeff Vance, 113 E. Sycamore St., 419-659-2982. Police Department: Chief Nicholas Gilgenbach; 419-659-2404 (business) or 9-1-1. Fire Department: Chief Bob Brubaker, 419659-2466 (business). The village’s EMS has two squads who work with the Putnam County EMS; 419-538-7315 or 9-1-1 for fire or EMS. Chamber of Commerce: P.O. Box 3, Columbus Grove. Parks and Recreation: Memorial Park, West Cross Street; Columbus Grove Municipal Swimming Pool Park, 17510 Road 8-P; and Hall Avenue Park.

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Cloverdale is a small hamlet located at the junction of the former Clover Leaf and Tangent and the Findlay, Fort Wayne and Western railroads, which ran through in 1891 but no longer do so today. In 1891, E.W. Dimmock had the town surveyed and platted. The village was incorporated in 1902. Early settlers Pope Barbage built the first saloon, Irvin Folles the first home and Joseph Gingrich the first hotel. The town flourished with the advent of the railroads. It contained a tile and saw mill, an elevator, two churches and a grade and parochial school. The town hall was built in 1913 for $3,000. Basically a farming community, Cloverdale is near the Ottawa River as it joins the Auglaize River. State routes 114, 634 and 694 connect the hamlet to the larger towns in the county. Mayor: Judd Spencer Fiscal Officer: Judi Kuhlman

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General William H. Harrison, commander of the Army of the Northwest in the War of 1812, ordered a string of forts built along the Auglaize River. On Sept. 12, 1812, Col. William Jennings and his Kentucky Volunteers completed a fort in October and named it Fort Jennings to honor the colonel. It was abandoned after the war. The town of Fort Jennings grew around it. Area: About one-half square mile. Population: 485 citizens as of the 2010 census. Mayor: Jim Smith, 195 Elm St., 419-286-2440; village office, 360 Water St., 419-286-2285. Clerk/Treasurer: Pam Wagner. Police Department: Chief Ethel Vaughn; station number is 286-3208. Fire Department: For a fire, call 419-286-2222; business, 419-286-2325. Recreation: St. Joseph Church Festival, which takes place each year on the second Sunday in August, features dinners and concessions; Motor Madness Weekend is the second weekend in August with burnout contest, duck races, lawn mower poker run and lawn mower races. Also in 2012, the village will celebrate it bicentennial during Motor Madness Weekend with War of 1812 re-enactments and other activities.

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Glandorf was founded by Johann Wilhelm Horstmann and six other men from Glandorf, Germany, in 1833. They embarked on the ship Columbus on Sept. 7, 1833 in Amsterdam, landed Nov. 6, 1833 in New York and purchased some land in Putnam County in December. Members of this group were Johann F. Kahle, Wilhelm Gülker, Christian Strope, F. Wischmeyer, Friedrich Bredeick and Mathias and Friedrich Bockrath. Kahle bought land at Greensburg approximately 5 miles to the west of Glandorf and named it Mariakamp. Horstmann’s land was named Glandorf. Their wives and 10 other families from Glandorf, Germany, followed in 1834. This was just the beginning of further emigration from Glandorf, Germany, to Ohio and other states of the USA. After his death on Feb. 21, 1843, Horstmann bequeathed his land to the community. Area: 1.5 square miles Mayor: Richard McCullough Fiscal Officer: Christine Durst Recreation: The Glandorf Park consists of multiple shelterhouses and playgrounds.

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Kalida, the first town in Union Township, is located in the northwest section. It was platted in 1834 when Moses Lee built the first cabin. It became part of Putnam County the same year. Area: Almost one square mile. Population: 1,542 as of the 2010 census. Mayor: Alan Gerdeman, 110 S. Broad St., P.O. Box 560, 419-532-3195; town hall, 110 S. Broad St., 419-5323636, FAX 419-532-3852. Fiscal Officer: Rita Schroeder, P.O. Box 495, Kalida; office, 419-532-3899. Fire Department: Chief John Schimmoelller 108 S. Broad St., 419-532-3335 (business). In case of a fire, call 9-1-1. Kalida EMS: Chief Chuck Smith. The EMS can be reached by calling 419-532-3335 (station) or 9-1-1. Board of Public Affairs: Chairman Ronald Knueve, John Schimmoeller and Roger Dickman; call town hall. Police Department: Chief James Gulker: call 9-1-1 or 419-532-3030. Parks and Recreation: Kalida Community Park, constructed by the Lions Club but now under control of the village council. Special events include Kalida Pioneer Days held the weekend following Labor Day.

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Located in northeastern Putnam County, Leipsic was founded in 1857 and built by a community of hard working, humble and honorable people. Mayor: Kevin Benton, 142 E. Main Street, 419-9432009 Fiscal Officer: Renee Spangler Village Administrator: Kevin Lammon Population: 919 Area: 3.2 square miles Population: 2,093 Parks and Recreation: Leipsic village maintains two village parks along with a village pool. Buckeye Park and the Charlie H. Bennett parks provide leisure activities for residents. The village’s pool is managed by the Putnam County YMCA and provides a place for residents to cool off during the summer.

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Miller City was named for Nicholas Miller, landowner. Area: 0.1 square miles Mayor: James M. Erford Fiscal Officer: Denise Balbaugh

Located in Monterey Township in Putnam County, Ottoville was founded in 1845 by Rev. John Otto Bredeick, the founder of Delphos. The settlers were mostly German Catholics. Area: One-half of a square mile. Population: 873 as of the 2000 census. Mayor: Ron Miller, P.O. Box 206, 419-453-3149 office is P.O. Box 488, 150 Park Drive, city building, 419-453-3636. Clerk/Treasurer: Jeanne Wannemacher, 419-453-3636 or 419-453-3770 (home). Board of Public Affairs: Chairman Philip Hilvers, 248 Auglaize St.,419-453-3586; Donald Davies, 419-4533177; and Dan Honigford, 419-453-3383. Village Solicitor: Joe Schroeder, 315 East Main St., Ottawa, 419-523-7104; office, 123 East Main St., 419453-3851. Zoning Board: Ron Miller, 419-453-3149; Tom Siefker; William J. Wannemacher; Tim Reiger; and Dennis Bendele. Police Department: Chief Jay Herrick, 419-453-3208. Utilities: Director Steve Wittler, 200 Utility Dr., 419453-3147. Ottoville Volunteer Fire Department: Chief Dan Honigford 419-453-3383 or 9-1-1 to report a fire. Ottoville EMS: Chief Marg Kohls. For emergency medical service as well as fires, call 911.

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In 1834, Native Americans controlled the area that is now Ottawa. Then, it was the center of trade for the tribes roaming the forests and gliding down the rivers of the Great Black Swamp. The Blanchard River, flowing east and west, formed a natural waterway along with its contributing streams: Riley and Cranberry creeks, Pike Run and Tawa Run. By 1835, most of the Natives had left the area and the town, named in honor of the Ottawa Nation, was laid out by surveyors Aughenbaugh and Barnett. John and David Cox, C.C. Pomeroy, Bill Galbreath and Michael Row came to set up homes for their families. Area: About four square miles. Population: 4,460 in the 2010 census. Mayor: J. Dean Meyer, 1045 North Locust St., the mayor’s office is located at the municipal building, 136 North Oak St., 419-5235020, FAX 419-523-4246. President of Council: Tim Macke; office, 419523-5020. Clerk/Treasurer: Barb Brickner; office, 419-5235020

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Municipal Director: John (Jack) Williams, municipal building, 136 North Oak St., 419-5235020, FAX 419-523-4246. Ottawa Volunteer Fire Department: Chief Daniel J. Rieman, 136 North Oak St., fire only, 419-5235020 or 9-1-1, fax 419523-4299. Ottawa Police Department: Chief

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In 1832, Thomas Gray became the first settler of the area. Pandora was originally named Columbia and later changed to Pendleton in 1850. Mayor: John C. Schlumbohm Fiscal Officer: Lana Burry Village Administrator: Stan Schneck Population: 136 Area: 0.8 square miles Population: 1,153

Located southwest of Columbus Grove on the east side of Sugar Creek Township, Vaughnsville was platted in 1847 by D. C. Vaughn. It has a number of fertile farms. In its heyday, it had two general stores, a church, restaurant, creamery and barber shop, a hardware store and two blacksmiths. It was a busy point of trade. The demise of rail service caused the town to lose some businesses and see its growth lessen. The loss of its school system was a blow to the unincorporated village’s 300 residents. Students are transported to the Columbus Grove School District.

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On Feb. 29, 1820, Ohio was divided into 14 counties by an act of Congress. Van Wert County was the first formed in the state, along with Mercer and Putnam counties in 1834. Van Wert County consists of 405 square miles of land bounded on the north by Paulding County; the east by Allen County; the south by Auglaize and Mercer counties; and the west by the states of Indiana. The 2010 census showed Van Wert County had 28,744 citizens. Commissioners: Thad Lichtenstieger, Gary Adams and Clair Dudgeon. The commissioners, along with Clerk Larry E. Clouse, meet 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the county annex, 114 East Main St., suite 200, 419238-6159, fax 419-238-4528. Auditor: Nancy Dixon; courthouse, 121 East Main St., 419-2380843, fax 419-238-1111. Clerk of Courts and Titles: Cindy Mollenkopf, clerk of courts; courthouse, 419-238-1022, fax 419238-4760. Coroner: Dr. Scott Jarvis; 140 Fox Road Suite F, 419-238-7727. Engineer: Kyle Wendel; 220 South Market St., 419-238-0210, fax 419-238-6372. Prosecuting Attorney: Charles F. Kennedy, 101 East Main St., 419-238-0272, fax 419-238-2743. Recorder: Jan McIntosh; courthouse on 121 East Main St., 419238-2558, fax 419-238-5410. Solid Waste Coordinator: George Brake; office is at 1135 North Washington St., 419-2387767, fax 419-238-7244. Treasurer: Beverly Fuerst; 121 East Main St., 419-238-5177, fax 419-238-1111. Sheriff’s Department: Sheriff Stan D. Owens. The department is located at 113 North Market St., 419-238-3866, fax 419-238-9531. It contains a detective bureau and patrols 409 square miles of roads. 9-1-1 Coordinator Kim Brandt can be reached here. Ohio Highway Patrol:

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Van Wert is named for Issac Van Wart, one of the captors of Major John Andre, a British officer who was a spy for American traitor Benedict Arnold, Van Wert has steadily progressed in population, industry and size, while retaining the small-town atmosphere. Van Wert had its beginning when James Watson Riley, George Marsh, and Peter Augenbaugh bought 240 acres in Pleasant Township in 1834. Growth was slow at first because of the Great Black Swamp. Area: About five square miles. Population: 10,846 as of the 2010 census. Mayor: Don Farmer; office at 515 East Main St., 419-232-2700. Law Director: John Hatcher, 515 E. Main St., 419232-2700 Auditor: Martha Balyeat; office is 515 East Main St., 419-238-6976. Treasurer: Jim Price; office is 515 East Main St., 419-238-0308. Safety-service Director: Jay Fleming; 515 East Main St., 419-238-1237. Economic Development Director: 419-238-2999, fax 419-238-1397. Parks and Recreation: Sue Heppeard; (mailing address) 515 East Main St.; office, 137 Gleason Ave., 419-238-9121. Income Tax Administrator: Rudy Grant; 515 East Main St., 419-238-6020. Engineering Supervisor: Bill Lawson; 515 East Main St., 419-238-6940. Fire Department/EMS: Chief James Steele. The department is at 515 East Main St., Phone: 419-2384918 (business); 419-238-4321 or 9-1-1 for an emergency. Police Department: Chief Joel Hammond. The department is at 515 East Main St., 419-238-1993 or 9-1-1; 419-238-2462 for business.

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Middle Point is located in Washington Township in Van Wert County, lying almost halfway between the county seat, Van Wert, and Delphos, the secondlargest urban area in the county. Population: 576 as of 2010 Census. Mayor: Mike Wolfcale; the mayor’s office is in the town hall, 103 N. Adams Street, 419-968-2005, fax 419-968-2006. Council meets at the mayor’s office, town hall, 103 North Adams St., 419-968-2005. Fire/EMS Department: Chief Craig King. The

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Convoy was established as a small hamlet near the edge of the “Black Swamp” of Northwest Ohio in the 1860’s. The Earliest land entries of the township were in the late 1830’s. The impetus for growth for the community centered on the building of the railroad through the county. The completion of the Pittsburgh, Fort Wayne, and Chicago Railroad in 1855 opened transportation to the township. Settlement moved from an area along an old Indian Trail to a place near the railroad and Convoy was formed, being incorporated in 1874. There was now a market to the Midwest, plentiful lumber resources and a way to move the manufactured product. In 1872, there was a stave mill producing 20,000 staves daily. Adjacent to it on the south was a hoopmill making important parts for wooden barrels. Convoy gradually changed from merely a lumbering center and a railroad town to a farming community, becoming the center for the milling of grain and supporting stores and shops. The community has maintained a steady growth due to the longtime residents, as well as the newcomers. The area surrounding Convoy is largely composed of small to medium-sized family-operated farms. Area: 0.6 square miles Population: 1,085

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Ohio City was platted on March 4-8, 1876, by Butler, Patterson & Company as Van Wert Junction. On June 1, 1882, a vote was taken with 28 for and 11 against to change the name to Enterprise. The name Enterprise cause much confusion to the post office at the time because there was another Enterprise in Pickaway County. Again, the name needed changed. The town council met on June 1, 1890 and a man by the name of Lewis J. Kiggins brought up the subject and asked the rest of the men if they liked Ohio City. The vote was taken and Ohio City became the name. In 1910, Ohio City was a very prosperous town. It had three churches, one union school, two dry goods stores, two hardware stores, one clothing store, two millinery establishments, three hotels, three restaurants, one bakery, four saloons, two shoe shops, one tailor shop, one silversmith shop, one slack barrel factory, one lumber yard, two blacksmith shops, two elevators, one tile factory, one beet dump, two sawmills, one harness shop, one ice-making house and three railroads all using the centrally located Union Depot. Ohio City has seen three bank robberies: in 1925, 1930, and 1996. John William Lambert of Ohio City made America’s first gasoline-powered automobile in 1891, according to a five-year extensive study by L. Scott Bailey, a well-known automobile historian, editor and publisher.

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For many centuries the land which is now Wren, OH and the surrounding townships was Indian land. The Miami Tribe, a member of the vast Algonkian language family, ranged over this area. Wren is known for its Ball Park Association which created the first little league team in 1954. It was started through donations from business people, parents and fans. Every summer, there is an annual festival called Wren Days that holds widely participated in softball tournaments. Area: 0.3 square miles Population: 199

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The village of Elgin is located in the southeast corner of Van Wert County at the intersection of State Route 81 and Sands Road. The history of Elgin begins with the organization of York Township. Jonathan Van Eman, John Smith, Jacob Goodwin, and John Keith purchased land in what is now Elgin. It was during this time that the name Yorktown was adopted. However, there existed another Yorktown Post Office, so the name Elgin was chosen. Elgin is presently the second smallest village in the state with a population of 55.
Area: 0.2 square miles Population: 57

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Scott is but a small mark on the map of Ohio. It is located on the Van Wert-Paulding County line. It consists of 535 acres. It was a thriving little town before it received the name of Scott. The facts of history, related below, will include the happenings of a few years before Scott received its charter. These happenings are from 1865 to present. In 1865, the Mapes family cut their way through the forest and settled one miles west of where Scott is now located. In the next few years Bill Knolls family and the Drury family settled near the Mapes cabin. In 1868, James Lehmen came to this area on a hunting trip. He liked this country so well, that in 1870, he brought his family and settled in this area. Soon after, more people came to settle in the land and in 1878, a young newly married man by the name of John Scott brought forty acres of land on the south side of the VW and Paulding County line. In the year of 1881, he moved on his land, cleared it, and built a large frame house for his family among other industrial buildings as well. For many centuries the land which is now Wren, OH and the surrounding townships was Indian land. The Miami Tribe, a member of the vast Algonkian language family, ranged over this area. Wren is known for its Ball Park Association which created the first little league team in 1954. It was started through donations from business people, parents and fans. Every summer, there is an annual festival called Wren Days that holds widely participated in softball tournaments. Area: 0.8 square miles Population: 322

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Founded in the early 1800’s by a sea captain named James Riley, the small village of Willshire has a rich history in early Van Wert County. Prior to coming to Ohio from Connecticut, Captain Riley commandeered a sea vessel bound for the West Indies. When his vessel became shipwrecked, he and his crew were taken captive. A man by the name of Willshire paid ransom for Riley and his men. Once freed, Riley never returned to the sea, but instead mapped the original plat of the town on the west bank of the St. Mary’s and named it in honor of the man who freed him. Willshire has had many business in and around the town such as hardwares, groceries, stone quarries, hotels and mills. Area: 0.4 square miles Population: 463
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Venedocia (latitude 40.78N, longitude -84.44W) is located along state route 116 in Van Wert County of Northwest Ohio about 10 miles southeast of the city of Van Wert. The village occupies an area of about 1/4 square mile. Its year 2009 population was estimated at 148. Venedocia was first settled around 1848 and was incorporated in 1897 by immigrants from Wales. Some current residents still remember when the Welsh language was spoken in village homes and businesses. Mayor: Mayor Larry Eutsler Fire Department: The village receives fire and EMS service from Middle Point, 9-1-1. Police Protection: The village is patrolled by Van Wert Sheriff’s Department, 419-238-3866 or 9-1-1. Recreation: Venedocia Ballpark Association sponsors baseball and softball leagues at the park. Considering it’s size, Venedocia has quite a few amenities, such as their own post office, telephone exchange, the Ohio Electro Polishing Co., the Venedocia Lions Club, and the Salem Presbyterian Church. Special Events: Lions Club Pancake Day in the spring; Gymanfa Ganu Welsh song fest in connection with the village church is held the first Sunday in September. Ice Cream Social, last Friday of July at the church.

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Since 1851, the Allen County Fair has been the premier showcase for agriculture in West Central Ohio. As a result of holding such a great responsibility to the community, the Allen County Fair Board has always centered its purpose and goals on values, education, agriculture, youth and families. Included in the 210,000 visitors at last year’s Allen County Fair were more than 800 senior fair exhibitors, 1,400 4-H exhibitors, 117 agricultural education exhibitors, 350 Girl Scouts, 330 Junior Fair Advisors, more than 170 concessionaires with more than 300 exhibits/trailers, more than 430 junior fair livestock sale participants, and 780 livestock buyers. Each year, the fair offers big name entertainment. Other crowd-pleasing events include the Kewpee Showcase of Bands, The Rough Truck Competition and Tug-A-Truck. Add harness racing, a demolition derby and a cheerleading competition plus free entertainment daily, and you have the highlights of what the Allen County Fair can offer to the public. See www.allencountyfair.org.

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The Putnam County Fair, one of the season’s first, is set in June. A full-course demo derby menu includes cars, trucks and combines. Bumper-to-bumper and tire-to-tire racing rocks the Go Kart track. Harness “horsepower” propels the speed program. Firepower fireworks illuminate the nighttime skies punctuated with snaps, crackles and pops. County veterans preface the county high school band show with a tribute to all who served and are serving in the military on opening day of the fair. See www.putnamcountyfair.com

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The Van Wert County Fair was first held in 1855 and is one of the largest county fairs in Ohio. This award-winning fair was named as a Blue Ribbon Fair in 2003. It draws young and old alike for a week of livestock shows, thoroughbred and standard bred horse racing, pari-mutual betting, concerts, demo derby, tractor pulls and midway rides. See www.vanwertcountyfair.com

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ALLEN COUNTY SCHOOLS The Allen County Educational Service Center 1902 Slabtown Road Lima, 45801 419-222-1836 - FAX 419-224-0718. LACCA (Headstart) 540 S. Central St., Lima, 45804 419-227-9953 or 419-227-2586 Delphos City Schools Jeff Price, superintendent 234 N. Jefferson St. 419-692-2509 - FAX 419-692-2653 Franklin Elementary Mark Fuerst, principal 310 E. Fourth St. 419-692-8766 or 419-692-2766 (also FAX) Landeck Elementary Mark Fuerst, principal 14750 Landeck Rd., Landeck 419-695-3185 (also FAX) Jefferson Middle School Terry Moreo, principal 227 N. Jefferson St. 419-695-2523 - FAX 419-692-2302

Jefferson Senior High School John Edinger, principal State Route 66 west of Delphos 419-695-1786 or 419-695-2916 FAX 419-692-2287 Delphos St. John’s Schools The Rev. Mel Verhoff, superintendent 331 E. Second St. 419-695-4050 - FAX 419-695-4060 St. John’s Preschool Chris Pohlman, director 722 S. Jefferson St. 419-692-9806 St. John’s Elementary Nathan Stant, principal 110 N. Pierce St. 419-692-8561 (also FAX) St. John’s High School Don Huysman, principal 515 E. Second St., 419-692-5371 (also FAX) Elida Local Schools Administrative Offices Don Diglia, superintendent 4380 Sunnydale Ave., Elida, 45807 419-331-4155 - Fax: 419-331-1656

Elida Kindergarten School Bob Kiracofe, principal 404 W. Lincoln Highway Gomer, 45809 Elida Elementary School Bruce Sommers, principal 300 Pioneer Rd., Elida, 45807 419-331-7901 - FAX 419-331-7144 Elida Middle School Dave Morman, principal 4500 Sunnydale Ave., Elida, 45807 419-331-2505 - FAX 419-331-6822 Elida High School Sarah Burden, principal 101 E. North St., Elida, 45807 419-331-4115 - FAX 419-339-3523 Lima City Schools Karel Oxley, superintendent 515 S. Calumet Ave., Lima, 45802 419-998-2400 - FAX 419-998-2477 Elementary Schools Freedom Elementary Chandra Nuberman, principal 575 S. Calumet Ave., Lima, 45804 419-996-3380 - FAX 419-998-3381

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Heritage Elementary Kevin Fraley, principal 816 College Ave., Lima, 45805 419-996-3390 - FAX 419-996-3391 Independence Elementary Chad Fallis, principal 615 Tremont Ave., Lima, 45801 419-996-3330 - FAX 419-996-3331 Liberty Elementary Rise Light, principal 600 S. Pierce St., Lima 45804 419-996-3320 - FAX 419-996-3321 Unity Elementary Tricia Winkler, principal 925 E. Third St., Lima, 45804 419-998-2300 - FAX 419-998-2307 Middle Schools North Middle School Julie Stewart, principal 1135 N. West St., Lima 45801 419-996-3100 - FAX 419-996-3101 South Middle School Tricia Winkler, principal 755 Saint Johns Ave., Lima, 45804 419-996-3190 - 419-996-3191 West Middle School Steven Carr, principal 503 N. Cable Rd., Lima 45805 419-996-3150 - FAX 419-996-3151 Lima Senior High School 1 Spartan Way, Lima, 45801 419-996-3000 - FAX 419-996-3001 Lima Senior Progressive Academy Timothy Fitzpatrick, principal 419-996-3040 Performance Based School Douglas Kent, principal 419-996-3020 School of Multiple Intelligence Sue Siesel, principal 419-996-3030 Lima Catholic Schools Lima Central Catholic Richard Mitterholzer, principal 720 S. Cable Rd., Lima, 45805 419-222-4276 FAX 419-222-6933 St. Charles Elementary 2175 W. Elm St., Lima, 45801 419-222-2536 St. Rose Elementary 523 N. West St., Lima, 45801 419-223-6361 St. Gerard Elementary 1311 N. Main St., Lima, 45801 419-222-0431

Spencerville Local Schools Joel Hatfield, superintendent 600 School St., Spencerville, 45887 419-647-4111 Spencerville Elementary Dennis Fuge, principal 436 E. Fourth St., Spencerville, 45887 419-647-4113 Spencerville Middle School Dennis Fuge, principal 436 E. Fourth St., Spencerville, 45887 419-647-4112 Spencerville High School Shawn Brown, principal 600 School St., Spencerville, 45887 419-647-4111 Elida Mennonite Day School Ryan Hoover, principal 3666 N. Grubb Rd., Delphos 419-339-6301 PUTNAM COUNTY SCHOOLS Putnam County Educational Service Center Dr. Jan Osborn, superintendent 336 E. Main St., Ottawa, 45875 419-523-5951 - FAX 419-523-6126 Columbus Grove Local Schools Nick Verhoff, superintendent 201 W. Cross St. Columbus Grove, 45830 419-659-2639 - FAX 419-659-513 Columbus Grove Elementary James Kincaid, principal 201 W. Cross St. Columbus Grove, 45830 419-659-2631 - FAX 419-659-5134 Columbus Grove High School Scott Hummel, principal 201 W. Cross St. Columbus Grove, 45830 419-659-2156 - FAX 419-659-5134 Continental Local Schools Gary Jones, superintendent 5211 State Route 634 Continental, 45831 419-596-3671 - FAX 419-596-3861 Continental Elementary Brian Gerdeman, principal 5211 State Route 634 Continental, 45831 419-596-3860 - FAX 419-596-2652

Continental Middle School Joel Mengerink, principal 5211 State Route 634 Continental, 45831 419-596-3871 - FAX 419-596-2651 Continental High School Joel Mengerink, principal 5211 State Route 634 Continental, 45831 419-596-3871 - FAX 419-596-2651 Fort Jennings Local Schools Nick Langhals, superintendent 1 Musketeer Dr. Fort Jennings, 45844 419-286-3761 - FAX 419-286-2240 Fort Jennings High School Nick Langhals, principal 1 Musketeer Dr. Fort Jennings, 45844 419-286-2238 - FAX 419-286-2240 Fort Jennings Elementary Kathy Verhoff, principal 1 Musketeer Dr. Fort Jennings, 45844 419-286-2762 - FAX 419-286-2240 Kalida Local Schools Don Horstman, superintendent 301 N. Third St., Kalida, 45853 419-532-3534 - FAX 419-532-2277 Kalida Elementary Karl Lammers, principal 208 E. Fourth St., Kalida, 45853 419-532-3845 - FAX 419-532-3541 Kalida High School Chris Pfahler, principal 301 N. Third St., Kalida, 45853 419-532-3529 Leipsic Local Schools 232 Oak St., Leipsic, 45856 419-943-2165 - FAX 419-943-2185 Leipsic Elementary Darren Henry, principal 232 Oak St., Leipsic, 45856 419-943-2163 - FAX 419-943-2185 Leipsic High School Larry Black, principal 232 Oak St., Leipsic, 45856 419-943-2164 - FAX 419-943-2185

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Glandorf Elementary Scott Ketner, principal P.O. Box 129, Glandorf, 45848 419-538-6880 - FAX 419-538-6115 Ottawa-Glandorf High School Jason Selgo, principal 630 Glendale Ave., Ottawa, 45875 419-523-5702 - FAX 419-523-6346 Ottoville Local Schools Scott Mangas, superintendent 650 W. Third St., Ottoville, 45876 419-453-3356 - FAX 419-453-3367 Ottoville Elementary Scott Mangas, principal 650 W. Third St., Ottoville, 45876 419-453-3357 - FAX 419-453-3367 Ottoville High School John Thorbahn, principal 650 W. Third St., Ottoville, 45876 419-453-3358 - FAX 419-453-3367 Pandora-Gilboa Local School District Dale Lewellen, superintendent 410 Rocket Ridge, Pandora, 45877 419-384-3227 FAX 419-384-3230

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Miller City-New Cleveland Local Schools William Kreinbrink, superintendent 5195 State Route 108, Miller City 45864 419-876-3172 - FAX 419-876-3849 Miller City-New Cleveland Elementary Cathy Burgei, principal 5195 State Route 108 Miller City 45864 419-876-3174 - FAX 419-876-3849 Miller City-New Cleveland High School 5195 State Route 108 Miller City 45864 419-876-3173 - FAX 419-876-3849 Ottawa-Glandorf Local School District Kevin Brinkman, superintendent 630 Glendale Ave., Ottawa, 45875 419-523-5261 - FAX 419-523-5978 Ottawa Elementary Dean Brinkman, principal 751 E. Fourth St., Ottawa 45875 419-523-4290 - FAX 419-523-6032

Pandora-Gilboa Elementary Todd Schmutz, principal 410 Rocket Ridge, Pandora, 45877 419-384-3225 - FAX 419-384-3230 Pandora-Gilboa Middle School Todd Schmutz, principal 410 Rocket Ridge, Pandora, 45877 419-384-3225 - FAX 419-384-3230 Pandora-Gilboa High School Jodi Schroeder, principal 410 Rocket Ridge, Pandora, 45877 419-384-3225 - FAX 419-384-3230 Leipsic St. Mary’s Sister Carol Ann Smith, SND, principal 129 St. Mary’s St. Leipsic, 45856 419-943-2801 St. Anthony of Padua Elementary Jan Schimmoeller, principal 520 W. Sycamore St., Columbus Grove, 45830 419-659-2103 Sts. Peter and Paul School Mike Eier, principal 320 N. Locust St., Ottawa, 45875 419-523-3697-FAX 419-523-4048

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Putnam County Board of MRDD Brookhill Center School Bill Clifford, superintendent 7989 State Route 108 Ottawa, 45875 419-876-3944 -FAX 419-876-3945 VAN WERT COUNTY SCHOOLS Western Buckeye Educational Service Center Brian Gerber, superintendent 216 E. Central Ave. Van Wert, 45891 419-238-4746 - FAX 419-238-6259 Headstart- 419-238-0822 Crestview Local Schools Mike Estes, superintendent 531 E. Tully St., Convoy, 45832 419-749-2893 - FAX 419-749-4235 Crestview Elementary Kathy Mollenkopf, principal 531 E. Tully St., Convoy, 45832 419-749-2026 - FAX 419-749-4235 Crestview High School Mike Biro, principal 531 E. Tully St., Convoy, 45832 419-749-2484 - FAX 419-749-4235 Lincolnview Local Schools Doug Fries, superintendent 15945 Middle Point Road Van Wert, 45891 419-238-6493 or 419-968-2226 FAX 419-968-2227 Lincolnview Elementary William Kelley, principal 15945 Middle Point Road Van Wert, 45891 419-238-7690 - FAX 419-968-2227 Lincolnview Junior/Senior High Kelly Dye, principal 15945 Middle Point Rd. Van Wert, 45891 419-238-1289 or 419-968-2214 FAX 419-968-2227

Lincolnview Marsh School 1229 E. Ridge Rd., Van Wert, 45891 419-238-1695 - FAX 419-238-3986 Van Wert City Schools Ken Amstutz, superintendent 641 N. Jefferson St. Van Wert, 45891 419-238-0648 - FAX 419-238-3974 Elementary Schools Franklin Elementary Beth Runnion, principal 305 Frothingham St. Van Wert, 45891 419-238-1761 FAX 419-238-5055 Jefferson Elementary Kevin Gehres, principal Buckeye Drive, Van Wert, 45891 419-238-6540 FAX 419-238-5058 Washington Elementary Bill Wisher, principal 839 Prospect Ave., Van Wert, 45891 Van Wert Middle School Mark Bagley, principal 311 West Crawford St., Van Wert, 45891 419-238-0727 - FAX 419-238-7166 Van Wert High School William Clifton, principal David Froelich, assistant principal 205 West Crawford, Van Wert, 45891 419-238-3350 - FAX 419-238-0526 St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Elementary School Jan Schimmoeller, principal 611 Jennings Rd., Van Wert, 45891 419-238-5186 - FAX 419-238-5842, Thomas Edison Center School James Stripe, superintendent 813 North Franklin St., Van Wert, 45891 419-238-1514 - FAX 419-238-3565

UNIVERSITIES, COLLEGES AND TECHNICAL SCHOOLS Apollo Career Center J. Chris Pfister, superintendent 3325 Shawnee Rd., Lima, 45806 419-998-2908- FAX 419-998-2929. Bluffton University Jim Harder, president 1 University Drive, Bluffton, 45817 419-358-3000 or 800-488-3257 www.bluffton.edu Rhodes State College Debra McCurdy, president 4240 Campus Dr., Lima, 45804 419-995-8320 www.rhodesstate.edu OSU-Lima John Snider, dean and director 4240 Campus Dr., Lima, 45804 419-221-1641 - FAX 419-995-8483 www.lima.ohio-state.edu University of Northwestern Ohio Dr. Jeffrey Jarvis, president 1441 N. Cable Rd., Lima 45805 419-998-3120 - FAX 419-229-6926 www.unoh.edu Vantage Career Center Staci Kaufman, superintendent 818 North Franklin St. Van Wert, 45891 419-238-5411 - FAX 419-238-4058 3325 Shawnee Rd., Lima, 45806 419-998-2908- FAX 419-998-2929. Bluffton University Jim Harder, president 1 University Drive, Bluffton, 45817 419-358-3000 or 800-488-3257 www.bluffton.edu

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DELPHOS WESLEYAN CHURCH 11720 Delphos Southworth Rd., Delphos Ph. 419-695-1723 FAITH BAPTIST CHURCH 4750 East Road, Elida FAITH BAPTIST CHURCH 8115 E. Main St., Ottawa 419-523-3363 FIRST ASSEMBLY OF GOD 816 Metbliss Ave., Delphos Ph. 419-692-6741 FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH 13887 Jennings Road, Van Wert Ph. 419-238-0333 FIRST UNITED PRESBYTERIAN 310 W. Second St., Delphos Ph. 419-692-5737 HOLY FAMILY CATHOLIC CHURCH 7359 St. Rt. 109, New Cleveland

LEIPSIC UNITED METHODIST CHURCH 127 West Main Street, Leipsic 419-943-3556 LIGHTHOUSE CHURCH OF GOD Elida Ph. 419-222-8054 MANDALE CHURCH OF CHRIST IN CHRISTIAN UNION 419-587-3829 MARION BAPTIST CHURCH 2998 Defiance Trail, Delphos Ph. 419-339-6319 NEW CREATION LUTHERAN CHURCH 8127 E. Main St., Ottawa 419-523-6250 NEW HOPE CHRISTIAN CENTER 2240 Baty Road, Elida Ph. 419-339-5673 OTTAWA PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH 150 North Oak Street, Ottawa 419-523-3694 OTTAWA RIVER CHURCH OF GOD 18906 Rd. 18R, Rimer PENTECOSTAL WAY CHURCH 1213 Leeson Avenue, Van Wert Ph. 419-238-5813

CALVARY TEMPLE ASSEMBLY OF GOD 4400 Spencerville Road, Lima Ph. 419-999-3816 CHURCH OF GOOD SHEPHERD 224 S. Elm, Columbus Grove Ph. 419-659-2367

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CORNERSTONE BAPTIST CHURCH 2701 Dutch Hollow Rd., Elida Ph. 419-339-3339 DELPHOS CHRISTIAN UNION CHURCH 470 S. Franklin St., Delphos Ph. 419-692-9940

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ALLEN COUNTY The Delphos Public Library 309 West Second St., Delphos

Brumback Library in Van Wert 419-695-4015, FAX 419-695-4025 Hours are Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 9 a.m.8 p.m. Wednesday noon-8 p.m., Friday 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m.-noon See www.delphos.lib.oh.us. The Lima Public Library 650 West Market St., Lima, 45801 Library hours are 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday; noon to 8 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday. In summer, Saturday hours are 9 a.m. to noon. Closed Wednesday. 419-228-5113, FAX 419-224-2669 See www.youseemore.com/lima The library has five branches: Cairo: 108 West Main St., Unit R, 419-641-7744 (also FAX); hours: Monday/Tuesday Noon to 8 p.m., Thursday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Friday/Saturday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Closed Wednesday. Elida: 200 West Main St., 419-339-6097 (also FAX); hours: Monday/Thursday 1:30-4:30 p.m. and 5:30-8 p.m.; and Tuesday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Lafayette: 225 East Sugar St., 419-649-6482 (also FAX); hours: Monday/Thursday 1:30-4:30 p.m. and 5:30-8:30 p.m.; Tuesday 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Spencerville: 2489 Wisher Dr., 419-647-4307 (also FAX); hours: Monday/Tuesday 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.; Thursday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Friday/Saturday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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OSU Campus: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday/Thursday/ 965-2918. Hours 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and 1:30-5:30 Friday; 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday/Wednesday; and 10 p.m. Monday; 4-8 p.m. Tuesday; 9:30 a.m.-12:30 a.m. To 2 p.m. Saturday. p.m. and 1:30-5:30 p.m. Wednesday; 3-8 p.m. Thursday; 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Saturday. VAN WERT COUNTY Willshire: 323 State St., 45898, 419-495-4138. The Brumback Library Hours 5-8 p.m. Monday; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday; 215 West Main St., Van Wert, 45891 1-5:30 p.m. Wednesday; 2-8 p.m. Thursday; 9-11:30 419-238-2168, FAX 419-238-3180 a.m. Saturday. Van Wert Library Director is John J. Carr. Wren: 103 S.R. 49, 45899, 419-495-4174. 11 Hours 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday, a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday; 4-8 p.m. Tuesday; 9:30 a.m. 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday; 1:30-5:30 p.m. Thursday; Saturday (Summer hours only). and 12:30-5 p.m. Saturday. See www.brumbacklib.com The Brumback Library has six library branchPUTNAM COUNTY es: Putnam County District Library, Main library Convoy: 116 East Tully St., 45832, 419-749-4000. 124 Putnam Parkway, Ottawa, 45875 Hours 9:30-12:30 a.m. and 1-5:30 p.m. Monday419-523-3747, FAX 419-523-6477 Wednesday; 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and 5:30-8 p.m. Hours: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m. Thursday; 9-11:30 a.m. Saturday. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Middle Point: Adams and Railroad streets, 419See www.putnamco.lib.oh.us/ 968-2553. Hours noon to 5:30 p.m. Monday; 3-8 p.m. Tuesday; noon to 5:30 p.m. Wednesday; 12-4:30 The library also has seven branches: p.m. Thursday; 2-5 p.m. Saturday. Columbus Grove: 317 North Main St., 419-659Ohio City: 101 West Carmean St., 45874, 419- 2355; hours 2-8 p.m. Monday; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

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Recreational possibilities in Allen, Putnam and Van Wert counties are varied. With miles of bike trails, extensive fishing areas and many acres of park land, area residents have no trouble finding something to do. Allen County features the Johnny Appleseed Metropolitan Park District. Created in 1972, it is a political subdivision of the State of Ohio. The natural areas and preserves provide recreation opportunities such as hiking, fishing, skating, cross-country skiing and other outdoor sports. Consisting of eight parks, each features special educational experiences. Lima features 10 city parks offering bike trails, fishing, ball diamonds, shelterhouses, picnic facilities and more. Allen County is well-known in the state for reservoir fishing. Boats without gasoline-powered motors are allowed on all reservoirs where one can catch walleye, perch, crappie, bluegill, catfish, white bass and largemouth and small-mouth bass. The county has eight golf courses, a hunting preserve and numerous tennis courts. Also in the Allen County area, just over the line in Auglaize County, is Fort Amanda State Park, southwest of Lima on Fort Amanda Road. The park was a former fort, built in 1812, named after Colonel Thomas Poague’s wife. It was a stockade used as a refuge by settlers during the War of 1812. The park also has a cemetery, where many early settlers are buried. Picnicking, hiking trails and shelterhouses are available.

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Tuesday; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday; 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Continental: 301 S. Sixth St., 419-596-3727; hours 2-8 p.m. Monday/Wednesday; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday; 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Fort Jennings: 655 North Water St., Box 218, 419-286-2351; hours 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. MondayWednesday; 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday; 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Kalida: 301 N. Third St., 419-532-2129; hours 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday/Tuesday; 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Leipsic: 305 West Main St., 419-943-2604; hours 2-8 p.m. Tuesday; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday/ Thursday; and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.

Ottoville: 349 Wayne St., Box 517, 419-4532111; hours 2-8 p.m. Monday; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday; 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Pandora: 118 East Main St., Box 478, 419384-3232; hours 2-8 p.m. Monday; 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday/Wednesday; 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. Putnam County Friends of the Library, P.O. Box 308, Ottawa, supports the library with promotions for increased awareness and use of the library, increased financial support, coordinates efforts of all who support the library and accomplishes specific projects.

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Van Wert city features seven parks offering recreation and picnic facilities. Van Wert County hosts year-round events; July 4th festivals feature a parade with celebrations in Fountain Park and the historical museum. Fireworks top the day, beginning at dusk. Putnam County features town parks and many activities. Each county also features its own July 4th celebrations, town celebrations and county fairs. They have several municipal pools and offer daily prices or season tickets. Agerter Road River Access: In Amanda Township, west of Lima on Agerter Road at Auglaize River. Area of 3 acres with shelterhouse, barbecue grills, picnic areas, fishing and canoe and boat landing. Allen County Farm Park: Open by reservation only, is in Bath Township, one mile east of I-75 on SR 81 at Slabtown Road. It has 45 acres and offers a large renovated barn with electricity for reservations. It features a horseshoe court, volleyball court and open play field and is a perfect place to reserve for family reunions or group gatherings.

Cascade Park: Located near Cloverdale in Putnam County on SR 114. It has picnic areas and playground equipment. Cloverdale Community Park: Has playground equipment, picnic areas, a shelter house, a ball diamond and basketball court. Columbus Grove Swimming Pool and Park: 17510 Road 8-P, 419-659-5594; Playground, shelterhouse, sand volleyball court, two horseshoe courts and swimming pool. Dickinson Park: Airport Avenue, Van Wert, has a tot play area and open play area. Fort Jennings Community Park: It is the site of the annual park carnival in June. The park has two tennis courts, two ball diamonds, one gazebo, four shelterhouses and playground equipment. A co-ed softball tournament is held in conjunction with the park carnival. Pony League baseball, high school softball and baseball and other activities are held there. Fountain Park: Main and Jefferson streets, Van Wert, has summer concerts in the bandstand beginning the end of May. Garfield Park: South Clay Street, Delphos, has one basketball court, one tennis court and playground equipment. Six soccer fields are adjacent to the park. Heritage Park: It is in Shawnee Township, south of Lima on Reed Road and South Dixie Highway. It has 81 acres with two reservable shelters, a large picnic area, a one-acre pond offering fishing and skating, two-mile hiking and crosscountry ski trails and a physical fitness trail. Huggy Bear Campground: 9065 Ringwald Rd., Middle Point, 419-968-2211 (business) or 419-968-3064 (home), FAX 419-968-3064; Owners Mike and Lorrie Niese. Johnny Appleseed Metropolitan Park District: Consists of McElroy Environmental Education Center, Allen County Farm Park, Heritage Park, Kendrick Woods, McLean Teddy Bear Park and Agerter Road River Access. Near completion is the 575-acre Ottawa Metro Park by Lima Lake Reservoir. They are also leasing Fort Amanda Park, south of Lima on Fort Amanda Road. Offices at 2355 Ada Rd., Lima, 45801, 419-221-1232, FAX 419-225-5593; Director Kevin L. Haver. Jubilee Park: Gleason and Brooks avenues, Van Wert, offers four shuffleboard courts, five horseshoe courts, a volleyball court, a basketball court, two pavilions, four tennis courts and a multi-purpose ball diamond. All facilities are lighted. Kalida Park: A playground park where soccer matches are played. It has four lighted tennis courts, two that can be used for basketball, and three shelterhouses. Kendrick Woods: Located in Amanda Township east of Delphos on Defiance Trail, just off SR 81. It is situated on

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207 acres and has three shelters, a large picnic area, a 1.5-acre pond, 3-mile hiking and cross-country ski trails and 1/3-mile “All People Trail” (Boardwalk-Handicap accessible). The park is Allen County’s largest contiguous wood lot. Lake Cody Campground: US 30 and SR 65, Cairo, 419641-3782; open May 1-Sept. 30. Owner Beth Spradlin. Leisure Park: Lima Avenue, Delphos, has six sanctioned horseshoe courts, playground, walking and fitness trail, four picnic areas and a small mini-shelter. Lord’s Park: Main Street, Ottawa, has a fountain. McElroy Environmental Education Center: Located next to park office, SR 81, east of I-75, has wildlife observation room and nature library. McLean Teddy Bear Park: Located in Bath Township, one mile northeast off SR 81 on North Dixie Highway in Allen County. This park has 55.5 acres and features two shelters, a large picnic area, two ponds for fishing and skating, 2-mile hiking and cross-country skiing trails and 1/2-mile Braille Discovery Trail. Memorial Park: Main Street, Van Wert, has two monuments dedicated to deceased war veterans. Middle Point Ball Park: Has a softball diamond, two

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Little League diamonds, a tennis court, shelterhouse with kitchen, a basketball court, a horseshoe court, a shuffleboard court and playground equipment. Ottawa Memorial Park: 703 North Locust St., 419523-5050, has a swimming pool, four baseball diamonds, 12 shelterhouses, five tennis courts, four shuffleboard courts and other equipment. Various events are held at the park’s facilities. Ottoville Community Park: Labor Day weekend is the annual Park Festival. The park has two ball diamonds, one tennis court, two shelterhouses, playground equipment and concession stand. Activities include softball leagues, children’s soccer games and little league, pony league and high school baseball. Smiley Park: Leeson and Woodland avenues, Van Wert, has four ball diamonds, two basketball courts, two beach volleyball courts, three tennis courts, numerous picnic pavilions and a fishing pond. Spencer Township Park: Is located on Wisher Drive near Spencerville, has picnic areas, three shelterhouses, playground and two tennis courts. Spencerville Village Park: Located on Second St., has two tennis courts, a shelterhouse, playground equipment and four horseshoe courts. Spencerville Wellside Park: Off North St. by Miami-Erie Canal, has three ball diamonds and a concession stand. Stadium Park: 1000 Park Ave., Delphos has a swimming pool, six tennis courts, two basketball courts, two sand volleyball courts, football stadium, two baseball diamonds, four softball diamonds, one shelter house, playgrounds and a 159-foot water slide. The park is the site of the annual 4th of July celebration. Softball leagues, high school

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baseball, little league and pony league. Park Superintendent is Craig Mansfield. Waterworks Park: Delphos. The park has six picnic areas for rent, two playgrounds, basketball and shuffleboard court, one horseshoe court, two shelterhouses and small softball diamond. There is also a new skatepark in the park. Waterworks Park: Third Street, Ottawa, has two tennis courts, Boy Scout and Girl Scout buildings and an enclosed shelterhouse. Ottawa also has two other playground parks: one on Taft Street and one on Fourth Street.

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ARTSPACE/LIMA 65-67 Town Square, Lima, 45801, 419-2221721, FAX 419-222-6587. The association sponsors monthly exhibits featuring works of local, regional and state artists. ArtSpace presents the Rally in the Square series on Fridays during the summer months. Call for remaining schedule. ArtSpace also presents the Starlight Jazz Series.

Park May-August at various venues throughout Lima. It also sponsors a children’s theater series; offers an arts/education program where artists are brought to schools for students; and continuing education for teachers. DELPHOS AREA ART GUILD 339 N. Main St., 2nd Floor Gallery Guild meets at 7 p.m. the third Tuesday of the month and offers various exhibits and programs.

CIVIC CENTER FOUNDATION DELPHOS CANAL Phone 419-224-5222, FAX 419-224-6964. COMMISSION MUSEUM A group, separate from but in support of 241 N. Main St., Delphos, 45833 Veterans Memorial Civic/Convention Center, Museum is open 9-11 a.m. on Thursdays Lima, that raises funds for the center and and 1-3 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays and by encourages use of the center. appointment. COUNCIL FOR THE ARTS DELPHOS MUSEUM OF GREATER LIMA OF POSTAL HISTORY 130 West Elm St., Lima, 45801, 419-222339 N. Main St., P.O. Box 174, Delphos, 1096, FAX 419-222-3871 45833, 419-303-5482 The council sponsors Concerts/Dances in the www.postalhistorymuseum.org Curator Gary Levitt. Museum is open 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays and by appointment. & & ENCORE THEATER CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANTS CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANTS 991 North Shore Dr., Lima, 45801, Box Office, 419-223-8866, FAX 419-224-2901.

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The center brings various musical acts to the region, along with guest lecturers and plays. For up-to-date schedule information, log on to npacvw.org. VETERANS MEMORIAL CIVIC/CONVENTION CENTER, LIMA 7 Town Square, Lima, 45801, 419-224-5222 or 888-377-0674, FAX 419-224-6964; Box Office, 2241552 or 888-377-0641. Home of Lima Symphony Orchestra, activities for Lima Area Concert Band, booking agencies, theater events and other cultural and community events. Events TBA. VAN WERT CIVIC THEATER 118 South Race St., P.O. Box 823, 419-238-9689; open 2-6 p.m. Monday-Friday and Saturdays of performances. All performances start at 8 p.m., except Sunday matinees, which begin at 2 p.m. WASSENBERG ART CENTER 643 South Washington St., Van Wert, 419-238-6837 or 1-888238-3837, FAX 419-238-6828. The center was formed in 1954 and has an art club and camera club, among others. It features monthly exhibits.

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United States House of Representatives House Office Building Washington, D.C., 20515 202-224-3121 Representative Jim Jordan Fourth District Lima office 3121 West Elm Plaza Lima, 45805 419-999-6455; or Washington office 515 Cannon House Office Building Washington, D.C., 20515 1-800-472-4154 or 202-225-2676 Representative Bob Latta Fifth District 613 West Third Street Defiance, 43512 419-782-1996; or Washington office 1203 Longworth House Office Building Washington, D.C., 20515 202-225-6405, FAX (Ohio only) 1-800-278-8203 State Senator Keith Faber 12th District 1706 SR 703 Celina, Oh, 45822 419-586-7799; or Ohio Senate office Room 128 Senate Office Building Columbus, 43215 614-466-7584, FAX 614-466-7662. State Senator Cliff Hite First District Ohio Senate office Senate Building 1 Capitol Square Ground Floor Columbus, OH 43215 614-466-8150, FAX 614-995-1522 Ohio Senate Senate Office Building Columbus, 43215 614-466-2000 House of Representatives Riffe Center 77 South High St.

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Columbus, 43266-0603 614-466-2000 State Representative Lynn Wachtman 75th District 77 South High St. 13th Floor Columbus, 43215 614-466-3760, FAX 614-644-9494 State Representative Matt Huffman Fourth District 127 N. Pierce St. Lima, 45801 419-224-4357; or House office Riffe Center 77 South High St. 11th Floor Columbus, 43215 614-466-9624, FAX 614-644-9494 Elected state officials Governor John Kasich Riffe Center 77 South High St. 30th Floor Columbus, 43215 614-466-3555, FAX 614-466-9354 Lieutenant Governor Mary Taylor Riffe Center 77 South High St. 30th Floor Columbus, 43215 614-466-3396,

FAX 614-644-0575 Secretary of State Jennifer Bruner State Office Tower 14th Floor 30 East Broad St. Columbus, 43215 614-466-2655, FAX 614-752-4361 Auditor of State Dave Yost State Office Tower 30 East Broad St. 17th Floor Columbus, 43215 614-466-3376, FAX 614-466-5087 Toll-free Consumer Protection Line, 1-800-282-0515 Treasurer of State Kevin Boyce State Office Tower 30 East Broad St. Ninth Floor Columbus, 43215 614-466-3285, FAX 614-644-7313 State Attorney General Mike DeWine P.O. Box 1140 88 East Broad St. 5th Floor Columbus, 43215 614-466-4986, FAX 614-466-4490

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Delphos Area Chamber of Commerce 306 N. Main St. Delphos, Ohio 45833 419-695-1771 Jennifer Moenter, executive director Columbus Grove Chamber of Commerce P.O. Box 3 Columbus Grove, Ohio 419-659-6202 Ed Cassidy, president Kalida Chamber of Commerce P.O. Box 495 Kalida, Ohio 419-532-2001 Denny Bruskotter, president Lima-Allen County Chamber of Commerce 147 N. Main St. Lima, Ohio 419-222-6045

Ottawa Area Chamber of Commerce 129 Court St. Ottawa, Ohio 419-523-3141 Mary Jo Bockrath, executive diretor Ottoville Chamber of Commerce P.O. Box 275 Ottoville, Ohio 419-453-2426 Spencerville Chamber of Commerce 119 E. Fourth St. Spencerville, Ohio 419-647-1665 Doris Proctor, president Van Wert Area Chamber of Commerce 1199 Professional Dr. Van Wert, Ohio 419-238-4390

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In case of EMERGENCY POLICE CAIRO CLOVERDALE 419-227-3535 or 911 419-523-3208 or 911 FIRE/RESCUE. 419-641-2222 or 911 419-523-5201(EMS) or 419-453-3208 or 419-453-3121 COLUMBUS GROVE DELPHOS ELIDA FORT JENNINGS 419-659-2404 or 911 419-692-4015 or 911 419-339-9481 or 419-227-3535 419-286-3208 419-523-3208 GLANDORF GROVER HILL GOMER KALIDA 419-523-3208 or 911 419-399-3791 or 911 419-227-3535 419-532-3030 or 911 419-286-2222 419-453-3121 (EMS) or 419-523-5201 (EMS) 419-523-5201 or 911 419-587-3245 or 911 419-339-2511 419-641-4222 or 911 419-523-3152 419-523-5201 (EMS) or 911 LIMA MIDDLE POINT OTTAWA OTTOVILLE 419-227-4444 or 911 911 or 419-238-3866 419-523-3449 or 911 911 or 419-453-3208 or 419-523-3208 SPENCERVILLE VAN WERT 419-647-4141 or 911 419-238-6666 or 419-238-2462 VAUGHNSVILLE VENEDOCIA 419-523-3208 419-238-3866 419-227-2345 or 911 911 or 419-968-2441 419-523-5201 or 911 419-453-3121 419-523-5201 (EMS) or 911 419-647-4848 (EMS) or 911 419-238-4321 or 911 419-523-5201 (EMS) or 911 419-968-2441 or 911 419-523-5201(EMS) or 419-523-3152 419-695-1616 or 692-4015(EMS) 419-339-9705 or 911

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS 419-229-7484 St. Rita’s Alcohol/Drug Treatment Center, 419-226-9029, 226-9828 or 800-232-3929 ALLEN COUNTY CHILDREN SERVICES 419-227-8590 AMERICAN RED CROSS Allen County, 419-227-5121 Putnam County, 419-523-4810 Van Wert County, 419-238-9977 COUNTY CORONERS Allen — Dr. Gary Beasley, 419-999-5700 Putnam — Dr. Oliver Lugibihl, 419-384-3251 Van Wert — Dr. Scott Jarvis, 419-238-7727 CRIME STOPPERS OF VAN WERT COUNTY INC. 1-800-237-STOP, tipline 419-238-7867 CRISIS CARE LINE Van Wert 419-238-4357 Lima 419-228-4357 CRIME VICTIM SERVICES Putnam County domestic violence and rape crisis 419-523-1111 Allen County rape crisis 419-222-8666 (or 1-877-867-7273) CROSSROADS CRISIS CENTER Domestic Violence, Lima 419-228-4357 FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION Lima 419-223-7761 Cleveland 216-522-1401 LIFELINE Lima Memorial Hospital 419-226-5056 LIMA RESCUE HOME 419-224-6961 MEDICARE Social Security Information 419-228-7401 or 1-800-772-1213; filing claims, 1-800-282-0530 OHIO HIGHWAY PATROL Lima post, 419-228-2421 Van Wert post, 419-238-3055 POISON CONTROL Lima Memorial Hospital 419-226-5012 St. Rita’s Medical Center 419-226-9024 or 800-589-3897 ST. VINCENT DE PAUL FOOD PANTRY 419-224-3569 SHERIFF Allen County, 419-227-3535 Putnam County, 419-523-3208 Van Wert County, 419-238-3866 VETERANS Allen County, 419-228-3701 Putnam County, 419-523-4478 Van Wert County, 419-238-9592 Veterans’ administration, benefits, information and assistance, 1-800-827-1010.

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