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January 29, 2015

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New Leaf Landscape/Garden Center, Ada, has Christmas open house Saturday

New Leaf Landscape/Garden Center, 0395 State Route 235, Ada, will hold its Christmas open house from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 15.

The event includes a Christmas decorating demonstration from 10 to 11 a.m. There are open house specials, refreshments  and door prizes.

This season New Leaf offers:
• Country and rustic decorations
• Burlap trees and decor
• Artificial trees and greenery
• Chocolate cluster candy
• Cemetery saddles and wreaths
• Poinsettia and Christmas cactus


Groves Heritage and Bears now open; special event on Saturday

Groves Bears is now open, better stated, re-opened for business.

After a change in ownership, the teddy bear and antique store at 204 N. Main St., has officially reopened as Groves Heritage and Bear store, according to Eric DeWitt, store manager. Chris Honeyman is co-manager. The new owner is Dr. James Gideon.

In celebration of its re-opening the shop has a Steiff event on Saturday, Nov. 15, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. A special Steiff program takes place at noon.


2006 Honda Civic LX Kirtland's manager special of the week

Kirtland's Auto Sales, 302 N. Main St., Bluffton, has a new manager's special, according to Jim Kinn.

The vehicle is a 2006 Honda Civic LX listed at $9,995. For a complete list of this vehicle's features open the attachment at the bottom of this story.

And, visit Kirtland's website for their complete list of vehicles available.


Lewis Family McDonald’s prepares its annual Thanksgiving Day Dinner - you may volunteer to help

As Thanksgiving quickly approaches, Lewis Family McDonald’s begins its preparations for its annual Thanksgiving Day Dinner. The dinner, started in 1989 by the Chester Carey Family, is now in its 10th year. The dinner will be held on Thursday, Nov. 27, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Lima Veteran’s Memorial Civic and Convention Center.

“We recognize the importance of having a place for people to eat and fellowship on a special day like Thanksgiving,” says local McDonald’s owner, Jerry Lewis. “We continue to be amazed with the support of our community.”


Heated vehicle storage opens on North Main Street

Tim and Pat Boutwell have opened a new business that offers heated vehicle storage in Bluffton.

The facility is provided by Marsh Run Properties, LLC, owned by the Boutwells. The storage is located at 906 N. Main St., next door to Masterpiece Signs and Graphics, Inc.

Boutwells said that they saw a need for winter storage of vehicles, motorcycles, boats and other large vehicles that need to be stored in a heated area.


First National celebrates 95 years of community banking with two special CDs

First National Bank is celebrating 95 years of community banking with two special CD offerings, for a limited time only.

The bank has the following special CD rates:
• 23-month 0.95 percent, APY
• 47-month 1.95 percent, APY



Luginbill Family Farm taking Thanksgiving turkey orders

Luginbill Family Farm, 14162 Road 3, Pandora, is taking orders for Thanksgiving turkeys, according to Gary Luginbill.

Luginbill's turkeys are:
• Raised on Luginbill's farm
• Turkeys range from 12 to 25 pounds
• Grain-fed
• Non-GMO
• Fresh

Call for pick-up hours: 419-384-7212


Here's November's bargains of the month at True Value Hardware

Jeff Kantner of Family True Value Hardware, 109 N. Main St., Bluffton, announced the store's November Bargains of the Month.

They are:

• 6-foot deluxe folding tables, $34.99
• Cosco all-steel folding chairs, $9.99
• Indoor/outdoor digital timers, $9.99
• 106-piece screwdriver sets, $14.97
• 450-light clear or multi-color mini light sets, $15.99

Family True Value Hardware
109 N. Main St.


Grover Rutter speaker a FabTech event

Grover Rutter of Grover Rutter Mergers, Acquisitions and Valuations, Findlay, is a speaker  at FabTech, Nov. 11-13, in Atlanta, Ga. It is  North America's Largest metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing event. 

His presentation is "Baby Boomers: Uncover the secrets to increasing the value of your business before it's time to exit.”  


Smith's Realty Professionals new listing on Basinger Road

Smith's Realty Professionals, 147 N. Main St., Bluffton, announces a new residential listing, according to Lorrinda Smith.

The listing is at 206 Basinger Road, Pandora. The residence has five bedrooms and three baths and a list price of $106,900.

For complete details open the attachment at the bottom of this story.