Toledo temperature breaks record

TOLEDO (AP) — Winter temperatures are refusing to go away in northwestern Ohio. The thermometer dropped to 19 degrees in Toledo Wednesday morning, breaking a 139-year-old record for the same date set in 1875. It was a harsh reminder of winter after temperatures rose into...

Clarification

Those attending an antiques program at 6 p.m. April 28 at the Putnam County District Library, Ottawa, will be permitted to bring one item to be appraised, excluding coins, stamps and weapons. Registration is required by calling the library at 419-523-3747.

Adoption keeps siblings together

By SARA ARTHURS Staff Writer A group of professionals gathered to raise awareness of child abuse also got to witness the adoption of a toddler on Wednesday. Brian and Martha Davis adopted their daughter, Autumn, 17 months, in a ceremony at St. Andrew’s United Methodist...

International League

___ Pawtucket 7, Rochester 6 Syracuse 6, Lehigh Valley 5 Buffalo 8, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre 2 Indianapolis at Louisville, 6:05 p.m. Columbus at Toledo, 6:30 p.m. Gwinnett at Charlotte, 7:05 p.m. Norfolk at Durham, 7:05 p.m. Scranton/Wilkes-Barre at Buffalo, 12:05 p.m., 1st game...

Midwest League

___ Burlington 7, Fort Wayne 5, 18 innings Kane County 6, Bowling Green 2 Peoria 4, Lake County 0, 1st game Clinton at Dayton, 7 p.m. Wisconsin 10, Lansing 7, 8 innings, 1st game Great Lakes at Beloit, 7:30 p.m. South Bend at Cedar Rapids, 7:35 p.m. West Michigan at Quad Cities,...

Hopes High Negro Leagues Stadium Makes Comeback

PATERSON, N.J. (AP) — The light touch of a paint roller is enough to dislodge a chunk of plaster from the crumbling walls of Hinchliffe Stadium. Though silent for decades, the former home of several Negro Leagues teams is getting another chance at bat as baseball’s first...

Thursday calendar

TODAY Findlay Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave.; fitness center open, 5 a.m.-9 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; EnhanceFitness, 9-9:50 a.m.; Legal Aid of Western Ohio, 9 a.m.-noon, by appointment for those 60 and older; Hancock Historical Museum series, “Downtown Department...

Developmental screenings offered

OTTAWA — Putnam County Help Me Grow early childhood specialists will offer developmental screenings to Putnam County infants, toddlers and preschoolers from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday. Screenings available include hearing, vision, physical development (crawling, walking,...

Richardson named Ohio’s Elk of the Year

Kevin Richardson of Findlay Elks Lodge 75 has been named Ohio Elk of the Year for the 2013-2014 lodge year. He received the honor April 5 at the Ohio Elks Lodge convention in Columbus. Richardson had been named Findlay Elk of the Year for his service as president of Elks Lodge 75...