July 3 sparklers

Maumee will host its annual fireworks display over the Maumee River at 10 pm on Sunday evening, July 3. I remember fondly when my parents lived on West Harrison, friends and family would gather in the backyard as the perfect viewing spot. Parking was at a premium but everyone managed to find a place. After … More July 3 sparklers

Memorial Day parade

This year I watched the annual parade from a friend’s home on E. Broadway, an alternate route due to the construction on Conant Street. I have fond memories of watching parades in my younger days, sitting on the curb at Broadway and Conant with my family and catching candy thrown my way. My dad was … More Memorial Day parade

Claire’s Day

The Maumee Garden Club has participated over 15 years in the Claire’s Day book and student reading recognition event. It began when the club held a sanctioned flower show inside the Maumee Branch Library. Members selected a book and then designed a floral arrangement to accompany the book on shelves throughout the library. There was … More Claire’s Day