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Md. County Celebrates Baseball Great Lefty Grove

LONACONING, Md. (AP) — Home opening day for the Baltimore Orioles is Lefty Grove Day in Allegany County. The western Maryland county is paying tribute Monday to the homegrown Hall of Famer born 114 years ago in Lonaconing (LOH’-nah-koh-ning). The county commissioners issued...

Exotic Animal Owners In Ohio Appeal Court Decision

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Exotic animal owners in Ohio are asking a federal appeals court to reconsider its decision that upheld the state’s restrictions on exotic animals. The owners sued the state over the regulations, arguing that the law violates their free speech and free...

Uninsured In Ohio Have Until Monday To Sign Up

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Health care advocates are holding their final enrollment events around Ohio as a key deadline under the federal law approaches. People who start an application by Monday can enroll for this year in the insurance marketplaces created by President Barack...

6 States Show How GOP Tilted House Playing Field

WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans voted for divided government. You hear it all the time in Washington, especially after voters in 2012 re-elected a Democratic president, a Democratic majority in the Senate and a Republican majority in the House. But did they? In the 2012 election,...

Ohio Congressional Map Is Little Help To Moderates

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio has mostly Democratic voters, but is headed toward another rock-solid Republican majority in Congress this fall. This bellwether state provides one of the clearest examples in the nation of how congressional districts drawn after the 2010 Census gave...

Blackhawks-Penguins Sums

First Period_1, Pittsburgh, Neal 24 (Jokinen, Bortuzzo), 9:44. 2, Pittsburgh, Stempniak 11 (Niskanen, Kunitz), 10:05. Penalties_Engelland, Pit (slashing), 19:25. Second Period_3, Chicago, Brookbank 2 (Sharp, Leddy), 11:10. Penalties_Sharp, Chi (high-sticking), 5:06; Hossa, Chi...

Wrestling: Two win matches at national meet

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Fostoria’s Luke Leonard and Findlay’s Justin Jolliff both won matches over the weekend at the National High School Coaches Association’s national wrestling championships. Both wrestlers competed in the 87-man junior class 126-pound...

Letters to the Editor 3-31-14

AMMO PROPOSAL SHOWS IGNORANCE The glory days of deer hunting in Ohio are over. The Department of Natural Resources, which by law is required to conserve the deer herd, has instead destroyed it. The unelected bureaucrats that run the division of wildlife, Chief Scott Zody and Deer...

Prep track: Carey girls win triple jump at Seneca East Relays

  ATTICA — Carey’s team won the triple jump relay to highlight the day for area track and field athletes at Saturday’s Seneca East Tiger Relays. Oak Harbor outscored Bellevue for the girls title 114-88½. Carey (42) was sixth, Arcadia (13) finished 10th and...

UF sports: Baseball sweeps pair from Lake Erie

The University of Findlay baseball team continued to get lock-down pitching from Drew Hargrove and Alex Williams and clutch hitting from Jordan Garcia as the Oilers, playing on their home field for the first time this season, swept a Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic...