Aug 292014
Over 500 Drivers Stopped At Maumee’s OVI Sobriety Checkpoint

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — Being stopped by police can be nerve-racking. The flashing lights and authoritative questions often leave drivers feeling jittery. But most officers know that, said Sgt. T.J. Stratton of the Maumee Police Division. Last weekend, he coordinated the city’s OVI (operating a vehicle impaired) sobriety checkpoint on the Anthony . . . Read More

Aug 222014
Crowd Fills Uptown Maumee  For Two-Day Summer Festival

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — Thousands attended the 37th annual Maumee Summer Fair and Taste of Maumee last weekend. Taste of Maumee, which kicked off Friday evening, featured cuisine from 15 local restaurants. Dégagé was the first-place winner in the Taste of Maumee decorating contest, with the second-place award going to La Fiesta. . . . Read More

Aug 222014
Sunshine Studio Officially Opens In Uptown Maumee

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — One of the oldest commercial storefronts in uptown Maumee has been transformed into an upscale art studio. Sunshine Studios has officially opened at the corner of West Wayne and Conant streets in the former Artcrest building. The new studio will feature exhibits, classes and artwork while providing supported . . . Read More

Aug 152014
Sophia Street Businesses Find Ways To Cope With Construction

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — Kicked-up dust, huge piles of stones, partial street closures, limited parking and trucks that continually drive up and down the street are just a few of the challenges Sophia Street businesses are currently dealing with. In the end, however, most business owners agree that much of the aggravation . . . Read More

Aug 152014

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — Eight individuals have expressed interest in filling the school board seat vacated by Dave Theaker, who resigned from the board on July 27. Those submitting formal letters of interest to the Maumee school board included Brian Fritz, Diane Balcerzak, Glenn Rambo, Rebecca Rothenbuhler, Vanessa Gonyer, Michael Wiley, Gina . . . Read More

Aug 152014
Beloved Maumee Couple To Be Missed Following Tragic Accident

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — In January, just five short months from now, Huber and Charline Buehrer – a beloved and accomplished Maumee couple – would have marked their 57th wedding anniversary. Instead, the well-respected couple, whose love and commitment spanned five decades and fostered a multigenerational family that includes six children and . . . Read More

Aug 082014
Maumee Chamber Of Commerce Executive Director Set To Retire

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — After supporting the Maumee business community for over a decade, Brenda Clixby will step down from her role as executive director of the Maumee Chamber of Commerce. An entrepreneur and small-business owner, Brenda became a chamber member in 2001. She served on the board before becoming the director . . . Read More