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Ohio Lake Erie Commission receives $5.8M

Award to fund projects in underserved Ohio Lake Erie Watershed communities

CLEVELAND, OH - May 30, 2024 - Ohio Lake Erie Commission (OLEC) has been selected as one of four recipients of the multi-million dollar Great Lakes Environmental Justice Grant Program awards, aimed at improving environmental outcomes in underserved and overburdened communities within the Great Lakes Basin.

Friendship Gardens announce summer programs

Free programs, no registration required

HARDIN COUNTY __ The Hardin County OSU Extension Master Gardener Volunteers are hosting three summer garden programs at the Friendship Gardens of Hardin County located at 960 W. Kohler Street in Kenton.

That's Putting it Nicely golf outing is June 22

HARDIN COUNTY__The United Way of Hardin County is excited to announce their upcoming Golf Outing, That’s Putting it Nicely.

The outing will take place on June 22nd at the Memorial Park Golf Course in Kenton, Ohio, with a shot gun start beginning at 9:00 a.m. Companies and individuals interested in sponsoring a hole or cart are asked to contact the United Way office at 419-675-1860. Teams of four with a minimum handicap of 55 are encouraged to register.  

Registration cost includes 18 holes of golf, lunch and prize opportunities.  All proceeds from the event will go towards the 2023/24 United Way of Hardin County annual campaign.  

For questions or more information please email Martha Nau at [email protected]


Village of Ada notifications available by email, text and app

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The Village of Ada is reminding residents and others in the area that notifications are available for a variety of communications. 

Memorial Day 2024: Trayer speaks of veterans' devotion and sacrifice


By Paula Pyzik Scott

Mother Nature attempted to upstage the 2024 Memorial Day ceremonies at Woodlawn Cemetery on May 27, but members of the Ream McElroy VFW Post 9381 and Agin Meyer American Legion Post 185 and their guests weren’t deterred by the strong winds.

Village council agenda for June 4

The Village Of Ada Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 4, 2024, at Council Chambers 115 W Buckeye Ave with the attached agenda.

The meeting includes 

  • Open floor to public
  • Legislation:
    • Resolutions 2024-56 May 21, 2024 A Resolution Approving the Agreement Between the Village of Ada and the Ohio Police Benevolent Association (OPBA) Regarding Terms of Employment Negotiated for the Patrol Officer Bargaining Unit.
  • Committee Reports
    • Farmers & Merchants request for a donation of a 2025 family pool pass to Ada Pool.
    • Emergency Siren proposals
  • Reports from the Police Chief, Village Administrator, Fiscal Officer