State shuts down Fostoria bar

FOSTORIA–State agents are in Fostoria tonight, removing alcohol and business proceeds from Los Tocallos Bar and Restaurant, 203 N. Main St., because its liquor license is outdated. An officer from the Ohio Investigative Unit in Toledo said the unit received an anonymous...

On Deck: Big baseball games in WBL and BVC

There’s a big day of local sports on the agenda today and we’ll have the latest on all of the action for you here at The Courier. There are 14 prep baseball games on the schedule Ottawa-Glandorf will try and stay in the Western Buckeye League baseball race as the Titans host Van...

Commissioners told to ‘stay the course’ on flood control

Hancock County’s commissioners were urged to “stay the course” on flood control this morning. Findlay Mayor Lydia Mihalik and Kathy Kreuchauf, president of the Community Foundation, were among those attending today’s meeting, encouraging the commissioners not to waver...

Marathon Petroleum reports lower earnings in first quarter of 2014

Scheduled maintenance idled Marathon Petroleum Corp.’s two largest refineries, plunging profit 73 percent last quarter to $199 million, the company reported Thursday. Earnings in the January-March quarter amounted to 67 cents per share, down from $2.17 a year earlier. Marathon...

Waste not, want not

By SARA ARTHURS STAFF WRITER The University of Findlay often has food left over at its dining hall. The City Mission needs food to serve meals to its residents and drop-in diners. Putting the two together seemed like a natural fit to Tessa Brown, a junior at the university who...

May Show opens Friday

The Findlay Art League’s 66th annual May Show opens at 5 p.m. Friday, in conjunction with ArtWalk. Awards will be presented at 7 p.m. The opening and artists’ reception is open to the public. The May Show is a members-only show and showcases artwork by local and...

Skating show to benefit breast cancer research

BOWLING GREEN — Olympic gold medalists Scott Hamilton and Sarah Hughes will join 12 national, world and Olympic figure skaters at the Bowling Green State University ice arena Saturday as guest emcees for the annual Skate for Hope fundraising show. The 5 p.m. show will also...

Letters to the Editor 05-01-14

LEVY WON’T RAISE TAXES On behalf of the 5,881 preschool through 12th-grade students of the Findlay City Schools, we are writing to ask for your support of our upcoming operating levy on May 6. This renewal levy will not raise taxes. This 5.9-mill levy renews an expiring...