Tokyo Steakhouse damaged by fire

Findlay firefighters were called to a fire at the Tokyo Japanese Steakhouse at the Findlay Village Mall at about 2:20 a.m. Saturday. Firefighters said they had the fire knocked down by 2:30 a.m., then set up equipment to clear smoke from the building. Findlay Fire Department...

WITH VIDEO: Keeping up the tradition

  By MAX FILBY STAFF WRITER Members of Findlay High School’s constitutional law team still feel the pressure to win, even though the school has been named state champion 13 consecutive times and 22 times overall. “There’s a ton of pressure,” said...

Who won FHS’ last state title?

Q: Who or what was the last person or team from Findlay High School to win a state championship? — Michael J. LaRocco, Tallahassee, Fla. A: Tyler Brown won the high jump and the 400-meter dash at last year’s state track and field championships in Division I. He...

City’s workers comp costs dropping

The City of Findlay’s workers compensation costs have plunged in recent years. The city and its workers have become more safety-conscious, and workers who are injured are spending less time away from work, officials say. Kelly Lowry from CompManagement, the city’s...

Opal Pauline ‘Polly’ McBride

Opal Pauline “Polly” McBride, 97, of Fostoria passed away on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at the Good Shepherd Home in Fostoria. She was born on April 15, 1916, to the late Charles and Maggie (Bailey) Snyder in Lima. She married Walter W. Meyers and he preceded her in...

Clark Duncan

Clark Duncan, 90, known to young and old as the candy kiss man passed away on Friday, February 28, 2014 surrounded by his family. He was a life-long resident of Center Township. Born on November 29, 1923 to Joseph and Edith (Gander) Duncan, Clark married Marcella Dahms on May 12,...

Betty Schaublin

COLUMBUS GROVE — Betty J. Schaublin, 94, of Columbus Grove, died at 7:05 a.m. Sunday, March 2, 2014, at Hilty Memorial Home, Pandora. A funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Hartman Sons Funeral Home, Columbus Grove, the Rev. Rick Hart officiating. Burial will be in...

Kenneth Eugene Marquart

Kenneth Eugene Marquart, 72, of Williamstown passed away at 10:09 AM on Thursday, February 27, 2014 at Blanchard Valley Hospital, Findlay. He was born on June 18, 1941, to the late Raymond and Ethna (Lamping) Marquart in Bluffton. He married Rosa M. Holley on May 10, 1969, and...

Robert Strouse

FOSTORIA — Robert B. Strouse, 94, of Fostoria, died Sunday at Good Shepherd Home, Fostoria. Arrangements are pending at Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.

Kimberly Conkle

VAN BUREN — Kimberly A. Conkle, 52, of rural Van Buren, died at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at her residence. Arrangements are pending at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home.