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The Middletown Firefighters union IAFF Local 336 decided to reject the City of Middletown's tentative agreement that would have saved the department nearly a dozen jobs. According to IAAF Local 336,Full Story >
The Middletown Firefighters union IAFF Local 336 decided to reject the City of Middletown's tentative agreement that would have saved the department nearly a dozen jobs.Full Story >
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An international organization involved in assessing post-conflict reconstruction says it will take 20 years for Gaza's battered and neglected housing stock to be rebuilt following the war between Hamas and Israel.Full Story >
An international organization involved in assessing post-conflict reconstruction says it will take 20 years under current levels of restrictions to rebuild the Gaza Strip's battered and neglected housing stock...Full Story >
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TOLEDO, OH (Toledo News Now) -
Former University of Toledo men's basketball coach Bob Nichols died on Saturday. He was 82 years old.
Nichols led the Rockets to 377 victories between 1965 and 1987, making him the winningest coach in Mid American Conference history.
He took his teams to 3 NCAA tournament appearances, in 1967, 1979 and 1980. His teams won the MAC championship 5 times.
Coach Nichols also played for the Rockets and had coaching jobs at BGSU and Central Catholic High School.
The University of Toledo released
statements on the passing of coach Nichols from University President Dr. Lloyd A.
Jacobs, Athletic Director Mike O'Brien and current men's basketball head coach
University President Dr. Lloyd A. Jacobs:
was truly a sad day for the University of Toledo. Coach Nichols' legacy
transcends athletics and his men's basketball program was one that produced
leaders both on and off the court. We will truly miss everything he stood for
and what he meant to our University."
Athletic Director Mike O'Brien:
are deeply saddened by the loss of Coach Nichols and are grateful for all he
did for our men's basketball program. He made his home in the Toledo community
and remained a strong supporter of our programs. His legacy is one that will
remain in our memories forever."
Head Men's Basketball Coach Tod Kowalczyk:
lost the father of Toledo basketball Saturday. Coach Nichols is the definition
of a true Rocket. He is humble, gracious, and a man of integrity. Since
coming to Toledo three years ago, Coach has been a friend, a mentor and an
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Five families have been displaced after a three-alarm fire in Walnut Hills Friday afternoon. Officials say the fire started around 3:30 p.m. Friday in the 2600 block of May Street. Firefighters respondedFull Story >
Five families have been displaced after a three-alarm fire in Walnut Hills Friday afternoon.Full Story >