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

MHS Awards Banquet

June 17 is the date for this year’s Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony. It will be held at Parkway Plaza with doors opening at 5 pm. Tickets are $45 and the reservation deadline is June 8. Reservations are online at Maumee.k12.oh.us.

Classic Movie Nights at the Maumee Theatre sponsored by MUBA

The Maumee Uptown Business Association is hosting Tuesday movie nights through November, 2022. The next event will be May 31 with MUBA representatives on hand to greet guests. The doors open at 6 pm and the movie, which is free, will begin at 6:30 pm. That leaves just enough time to line up at the … More Classic Movie Nights at the Maumee Theatre sponsored by MUBA

Widening 475 and new interchange coming to Maumee

If you have headed out Maumee-Western, you undoubtedly have seen the ODOT crews beginning their work preparing for new on and off ramps from 475/US 23. When Arrowhead Park was first proposed, land was set aside for the development of a second interchange at Maumee-Western. From early discussion in the 1980s it was meant for … More Widening 475 and new interchange coming to Maumee

Maumee Garden Club gets tour of Wayne Trail environmental efforts by students

Members of the Maumee Garden Club got a view into what the next generation has on its mind for our planet. Three students from the Environmental Club led the tour on the school’s grounds to the native prairie, greenhouse, rain garden, bird sanctuary and indoor recycling efforts. Teachers Christine Smith and James Magoun, who work … More Maumee Garden Club gets tour of Wayne Trail environmental efforts by students

Sidewalk repair

What has the cold winter and salt application wrought on your sidewalks? Sidewalk installation and repair in Maumee is the responsibility of the property owner. The Public Service Department inspects all sidewalks for safety hazards on a four-year cycle. Inspectors look for uneven heights, broken pieces, and sunken or raised sections