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Run, Bike, Kayak And Play To Fund Cancer Research

BY KAREN GERHARDINGER | MIRROR REPORTER — When Brody Pizzifred was fighting cancer, Cure-Search made it possible for him to participate in drug trials that his mother believes prolonged and improved the quality of his life. After Brody died in January 2015, his mom, Tricia, vowed to raise money for …

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Fallen Timbers Battlefield Walk Marks 223rd Anniversary

BY KAREN GERHARDINGER | MIRROR REPORTER — Wearing wool garments, a white wig and a tricorn hat, Gen. Anthony Wayne retreated to the shade with his young assistant, William Henry Harrison, as the thermometer pushed into the mid-80s. “How long until they arrive?” Wayne asked, not of reinforcements, supplies or …

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Maumee Summer Fair Marks 40-Year Milestone

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — One of Maumee’s most celebrated traditions began in 1977, when a group of local business owners decided to hold a summer festival. The previous year, the group had formed the Uptown Business Associa-tion and selected the third weekend in August to hold the …

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Maumee Film Festival Submission Deadline Nears

BY JOEL SENSING | MIRROR REPORTER — Local filmmakers have just a short amount of time left to sign up to take part in the third annual Maumee Film Festival. The final deadline for short-film submissions to the September 23 event at the Maumee Indoor Theater is Sunday, August 13. …

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World War II Army Veteran Receives French Medal Of Honor

World War II veteran Donald Foulk recently received the French Legion of Honor medal for his service in the United States Army. Vincent Floreani, the consul general of France in Chicago, presented the award on June 8 during a special ceremony at Genacross Lutheran Services in Holland. “It’s a great …

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