After 35 years heading a local entertainment venue, a Wapakoneta businessman is stepping down and turning over the business to a younger man.
Astro Bowling Lanes owner Denny Borgert is selling his shares of the bowling alley and restaurant to Dave Jeanneret for an undisclosed amount of money. Jeanneret will assume control of the establishment on Jan. 7.
UNIOPOLIS — Uniopolis Mayor Bill Rolston made his resignation official Saturday by signing and giving a letter of resignation to Council President Greg Ritchie.
Rolston confirmed his resignation in a telephone call Sunday, saying he delivered the letter to Ritchie’s home on Saturday. Rolston said Ritchie was not home, but he left the letter with Ritchie’s brother.
Ritchie confirmed receiving the letter in a telephone call on Sunday.
BUCKLAND — Buckland Village Council members finalized a deal Saturday to purchase land from Don Stahler Jr. for the proposed new sewer system site.
Councilors decided to have the special meeting so they could finalize the purchase agreement for the 14.8 acres of land before the end of the year. Stahler asked council to complete the deal prior to the end of the year after a contract for the land was signed in September. Stahler asked due to the possibility of capital gains taxes going up in 2013.