The questions and comments below were submitted to our “Questions & Suggestions” box or sent via e-mail. Have a question? Let us know! All questions will be answered in person or in the newsletter. When did the academy start? ~ Alex Wozny Although Mr. Penny started teaching in January of 1994, he actually opened his own school in Perrysburg (originally called “Martial Arts America”) in September of 1998. He was just 23 at the time! What department does Mr. Penny work for? ~ Anonymous Lake Twp Police. Don’t try to use his name to get out of a ticket. Claiming to know Mr. Penny is a guaranteed citation in Lake Twp. Anything broken was probably Jared’s fault. ~ Anonymous Yes, we have suspected as much for quite some time now.