Village of Minster

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Posted 10/11/12 by the Town Crier

The Minster scouting and 4-H programs volunteer countless hours to the local recycling program. When dropping off your recyclables, please help volunteers keep things running smoothly by following these few simple guidelines:

  • Rinse out tin/steel/aluminum cans and milk jugs.  Because the...
Posted 10/10/12 by the Town Crier

October 7-13 is National Fire Prevention Week, so October is a wonderful time to review fire prevention tactics. If you have any questions about fire prevention or would like to review any of these procedure/tips please know that the members of the Minster-Jackson Township Fire Department are at your...

Posted 10/10/12 by the Town Crier

Last year, the Ohio Department of Development’s Small Business Development Center launched a website called Check Ohio First to help buyers from all over the world locate Ohio suppliers. Since then, the number of profiles for Ohio-based suppliers on the website has grown to 460, Columbus Business...

Posted 10/10/12 by the Town Crier

The Village of Minster is planning a grand reopening celebration of Fourth Street for October 13th from 10am to 2pm. The event is being organized as a street fair from Garfield Street to Ohio Street. There will be food specials, games and crafts for the kids and, inflatable jumpys (weather permitting) at...

Posted 10/01/12 by the Town Crier

The Mercer County Community & Economic Development Department, in conjunction with Auglaize County Economic Development leaders, are undertaking the task of creating, implementing, and maintaining a new website called –

Posted 09/28/12 by the Town Crier


Plans for the Fourth Street Grand Reopening celebration are shaping up nicely! Can't give away all the details, but here's a sneak peak at just some of the things planned for 10/13 from 10a-2p.


  • Top Shelf will be playing in the Gazebo from 12-2pm.
  • There...
by the Town Crier


Representatives from Efficiency Smart, the Village of Minster energy efficiency program, will be at the Administration Building (5 W. Fourth Street) on October 30th & 31st from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Pay your utility bill in person or stop by during this time for FREE compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs)...

Posted 09/25/12 by the Town Crier


Leaves are starting to turn and temperatures are finally beginning to cool. It's a great time to start preparing your home for the cold winter months ahead.


The Office of the Ohio Consumers' Counsel (OCC) offers a comprehensive fact sheet detailing basic energy efficiency...

Posted 09/11/12 by the Town Crier

Lock One Community Arts Sensational 2012-2013 Season is getting ready to begin and you are invited!
Sunday, October 14 – 4:00 pm - Ohio State University Men’s Glee Club & Mixed Choir
Saturday, November 10 – 7:00 pm – Mike Super...

by the Town Crier

Curb-side leaf collection will began October 9th and will continue through December 5, 2012.
Leaves should be piled in the grass area between the sidewalk and the curb. Do not pile leaves in the street gutters. You may co-mingle leaves and grass, but...