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House for Sale

For sale by owner: 439 E. Lehr St. Ada    1 acre lot with mobile home, mature trees, close to Ada Park. Call 419-359-4919


Built in 2003
3 bedrooms
2 1/2 baths
Approximately 1720 square feet on main floor
Approximately 1400 square feet finished basement
Gas forced air heat
Central a/c
Solid oak interior doors and trim
All window treatments/blinds included
Appliances negotiable
Corner lot in wonderful neighborhood

Call 419-905-6855 to make an appointment to see this home or for more information.

Garage Sales

Garage Sale: 4719 St. Rt. 235 Ada, Ohio Saturday August  1st, 2015 @ 9am till ?
Primitives, corner shelf. Old black hutch, plant stand, high top table, lamps, ohio state items, pictures, crocks, butcher block table, spinning wheel, Christmas items, cloths, new size 28 wedding  dress, cupcake stand. Large chalkboard  window, glassware,  lot's of misc. Items. Something  for everyone.....

Garage Sale 114 W. Jefferson St., Bluffton. Thursday July 30th till 8pm, Friday July 31st noon till 8pm, Saturday August 1st 9am till 8pm, Sunday August 2nd 9am till 8pm

Garage Sale: 627 Pleasantview, Ada.  Friday 9-5; Saturday 9-12 (7/31 & 8/1).  Antique dining table with 6 chairs, computer desk, sewing machine, 10 and 50 gallon aquariums, exercise equipment, women's clothes (some still with tags), toys, and more.

Multi Family Garage Sale: 9-5 Friday 7/31 & Sat 8/1. Reese Hitch, Girls 10/12, costumes, Wii, and much more. 402 Greding, Bluffton.

Garage sale: Huge Whole House Garage Sale from estate, 336 W. Montford, Ada, Thurs.  Fri.  Sat.  9:30 - 6:00, Sun.  11:00 - 5:00. Furniture,, dollies, dishes jewelry, glassware,  whole lots of everything.

Garage sale: 4-family garage sale rural Pandora. PLUS neighbor also having sale. 12" boys bike, two 16" boys bikes, Little tikes octagon kids picnic table, heavy-duty wagon with large air tires and sides, boys clothes, boys snow pants, girls clothes 6-8, lots of Vera Bradley and other designer purses,  8 1/4 miter saw tool shop brand, Granary high chair,  click start leap frog learning system, stamping up stamps, Junior golf bag, fabric, various household items, and much much more!!! Neighbor has couch, bench/weights, boy toys and clothes (mostly size 4-6).  17876 Rd 4 Pandora----THURSDAY 3-8. FRIDAY 8-2

Garage Sale: 109 W. Elm St., Bluffton. Thurs July 30 9am to 5pm, Fri July 31 9am to 5pm,
Sat Aug 1 9am-12pm.New home theater surround sound system,new bar stools,Table
lamp,tent,bicycles,pez dispensers,honey pots,bee related items,milk
bottles,antiques & bottles,curio cabinet,precious moments,pete rose framed
autograph photo,weed eater,New jersey display case,mantel
clock,glasswear,sports cards,diecast collectables trucks and cars,military
items,wii game system with games,end tables,clothes,toys and much more

For Sale

Golden Tech Buzz Around electric scooter. Asking $500. Call 419-358-4107 after 5 p.m.

Brand New! Special Edition Dr. Pepper Multi-Speed Bike $50.00

FOR SALE TWIN BED:  Cherry twin bed with shelving underneath and magnetic whiteboards on the headboard.  Shelving on three sides.  $100.00.  Call (419) 306-5803.  Pick up in Bluffton.

For sale: Step2 wagon for 2 with tag a long trailer 55:-$ 567 242 4822

For sale: Black mulch in stock after all the rain. Rich Johnson, 419-234-4202 or 419-358-4666.

Help Wanted

Bluffton Family Recreation seeks certified aerobic instructors and Silver Sneaker instructors. Contact BFR at 215 Snider Road, Bluffton, 419-358-4150 or email: bfrc@wcoil.com

Help wanted: Companion - Part-time second shift position available at Maple Crest in Bluffton.  Approximately two 2nd shifts per week, Mondays and Fridays.  Approximately 10 hours a week, and every 4th weekend 8 am-3pm.  Responsibilities include housekeeping, transportation and meal service.  Position will also be cross-trained for housekeeping.  If interested, please submit an application online at the link below or stop at 700 Maple Crest Court, Bluffton to fill out an application.  EOE.

Bluffton University Dining Services is now hiring. Click on the link below each position for job description, qualification and directions to apply.




Help wanted: Customer Care Center Representative – Bluffton – Citizens National Bank is seeking a part-time Customer Care Center Representative. In this position, you will receive and/or place telephone calls, answer inquiries, resolve problems, promote, refer and sell products and services. This position is located at the Bluffton Operations Center and the hours will be approximately 21-24 per week. Hours may vary and flexibility is important. Please visit www.cnbohio.com under “About Us”, “Careers” for more information and to apply. Citizens National Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

DISHWASHERS and line cooks. Wiling to work in a high-speed environment. Stop in any location for an application. Lu Lu's Diner, 114 E. College Ave., Bluffton.

Help wanted: Bluffton University seeking an undergraduate admissions counselor.  Please visit www.bluffton.edu/employment for details and instructions to apply.

Help wanted: Your next job does not have to feel like work.  Come to work for the BEST!  Interim HealthCare has immediate openings for LPNs on all shifts and for Home Health Aides on all shifts.  LPNs must have at least one year of work experience.  STNAs also encouraged to apply.  Apply in person at Interim HealthCare, 3745 Shawnee Rd.  Suite 108, Lima, OH  or call 419-228-2535 if you have questions.

Help wanted: Willow Ridge Employment Opportunities
·        Are you passionate about advocating for the elderly?
·        Do you like working in a quiet, family-oriented environment?
·        Would you like to provide long term care in a home environment?
·        Would you like to care for the same 10 people each day?
·        Would you like to work on a team with the same people each day?
·        Would you like to be empowered in the decisions made in your job each day?
·        Would you like to eat home-cooked meals at work?
·        Would you like all of these benefits plus an above-average pay scale?

If you answered “yes” to any of the questions above, then you will love to work at Willow Ridge of Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio!

Willow Ridge is rated a 5-Star community and is currently accepting applications for an RN, LPN, and for second shift STNA’s (Shahbaz).

To apply online, visit http://www.mhcoliving.org, or send your resume to:

410 W. Elm Street
Bluffton, OH  45817

Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio is an EOE.

The Bluffton Vet Hospital is looking for a responsible individual for part time kennel help. Must be available Mondays-Fridays in the mornings. Please send resume to info@blufftonvet.net or drop it off at the office.

Now hiring a kitchen manager, cook and a bartender.  One possible server position.  Experience necessary for management position.  Love of food a must.  Must be able to work in a fast paced enviornment and have available working hours.  Apply in person at 124 E. Buckeye St. Ada, OH or send inquiries to vivamariarestaurant@outlook.com.

Current openings can be located on the ONU Jobs & Employment webpage with complete details including deadline and application requirements. Please visit our web site at https://jobs.onu.edu/. EOE

For Rent

For rent: Bluffton - 3 Bedroom, 1 bath, two story country home. Features propane forced air and a heat pump. No Pets, No smoking,  $750 Month plus deposit. Realtor Owned. 419-230-7158


Spacious 3 bedroom, 2  bath duplex. Features stove, refrigerator, dishwasher, washer and dryer, 2 car attached garage, new carpet and freshly painted. Located in a quiet residential neighborhood.  Available now! no pets, no smoking.  asking $900 month. Realtor Owned. call 419-230-7158

House for rent - 3 BR, 2 half baths plus rain shower in basement, finished room in basement with electric fireplace, washer/dryer, stove, fridge and freezer included. Renter responsible for yard upkeep and routine maintenance, push mower supplied. Contact Beth R. Boehr by email at boehr.br@gmail.com if interested. Available August 15 at the earliest.

For Lease— 120 N. Main Street, Bluffton, OH.  Prime location. Includes 1380 ft storefront space, 650 square ft in middle of bldg, or both spaces combined. Contact reese@reesefinancial.com for lease application and terms. (TFL)


Free school supplies are available to children on the free and/or reduced lunch program within the Bluffton School District. Distribution is from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Aug. 1, at St. John's United Church of Christ, 223 W. College Ave., Bluffton. Call 419-358-5641 for details. This is a program of the Bluffton Area Ministerial Association.

THE DOUGH HOOK, 117 N. Main St., Bluffton, has all your outdoor grilling needs this summer. Call Marlena at 419-369-4264.


Free: Sony big screen TV - as is.  Please call 567-208-7867

Services Offered

PET SITTER - Mature Teenager able to walk your pets or do pet sitting for you...animals of all shapes and sizes welcome. CALL Tayler at 567-226-1108.

I have openings for full time and part time child care in my country home. Meals and snack provided. I also have bus pick up and drop off for Bluffton schools and I except infants on up. If interested please call or email me at 419-722-3771 or jaredcarrie05@gmail.com.

Odd job services offered: Isaac and Levi Schumacher are servicing odd job requests this summer.  If you need weeding, windows cleaned, mulch to lay, boxes to move, pressure spraying, or another odd jobs for these summer months please contact the Schumacher brothers.  567-712-1885 or 567-712-1891  We will schedule a time to do your job!

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