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Boil water advisory issued for Rector Avenue residents

The City of Findlay has issued a boil water advisory due to water main breaks in the area of Rector Avenue, from Main to Cory streets. Houses that are affected are 119, 120, 125, 126, 127, 131, 200, 203, 210, 211, 212, 215, 219, and 221 Rector Ave. Residents in that area are...
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Cyrus wants voice, not twerking, to be spotlighted

AP Photo/Charles Sykes BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — Miley Cyrus wants you to concentrate on her voice – not her twerking – when she launches her tour next month. “Ren and Stimpy” creator John Kricfalusi and contemporary artist Ben Jones have crafted videos...
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NFL’s Goodell mentions more playoff teams, replay

AP Photo/Charlie Riedel NEW YORK (AP) — If Commissioner Roger Goodell gets his way, change could be coming to the NFL. Adding playoff teams. Monitoring instant replay from league headquarters. Possibly creating a set of guidelines to prevent locker-room bullying. Short on...
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Suicide bombers called biggest Sochi Olympics risk

AP Photo/Luca Bruno SOCHI, Russia (AP) — While Sochi’s Olympic venues are now among the most tightly guarded facilities in the world, the rest of this sprawling Black Sea resort looks more vulnerable. With about 100,000 police, security agents and army troops flooding...

Van Buren Schools seek room to grow, but neighbors not budging

VAN BUREN — Van Buren Schools want room to grow, but so far, the neighbors aren’t budging. Superintendent Tim Myers said there are properties in the 200 block of South Main Street, Van Buren, that would be a welcome addition to the growing campus. On Monday, Van Buren school...
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Obama asks CEOs for help hiring long-term jobless

President Barack Obama greets supporters after speaking at McGavock High School on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. Also pictured is former Vice President Al Gore, behind. (AP Photo/Wade Payne) President Barack Obama greets supporters after speaking at McGavock High...

FBI: Powder near Super Bowl appears harmless

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The FBI says a powder mailed to several locations in New York and New Jersey, including at least five hotels near the site of Sunday’s Super Bowl, appears not to be dangerous. The agency says further testing is being conducted on the substance....
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Citizenship for immigrants? Obama eases insistence

AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s new declaration that he’s open to legalizing many immigrants short of citizenship sounds a lot like House Speaker John Boehner and other GOP leaders, an election-year compromise that numerous...

Winter weather advisory issued for Putnam, Henry, Allen counties

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for Putnam, Allen and Henry counties until 10 a.m. Saturday. The advisory states that 1 to 3 inches of snow are expected, along with little to no ice. The new snow, along with any ice, may cause some roads to be...
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Obama presidential library search kicks off

President Barack Obama gestures as he speaks in the East Room of the White House, Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, in Washington, about helping the long-term unemployed. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) President Barack Obama gestures as he speaks in the East Room of the White House, Friday, Jan....