Arcadia Lions Community Center vandalized; reward offered for information

The Arcadia Lions Club is offering a $500 reward to whoever provides information that leads to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for vandalism that occurred last night at the village’s community park. Small trees were destroyed and flowers ripped out of the ground...

Ottawa councilman resigns following double-fatal crash

OTTAWA — An Ottawa councilman has resigned after his involvement in a double-fatal crash. Alan J. Ducey, 59, of Ottawa, left his position following the three-vehicle accident Friday on Ohio 65 in Putnam County that killed two Columbus Grove women. Ducey emailed a brief...

Utah ‘Mountain Man’ set to take plea deals

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — He eluded police for more than six years, ransacking cabins across a wide swath of Utah as he trekked hundreds of miles alone on his snowshoes with a rifle slung over his shoulder. After authorities caught him last year, he continued his solitary ways...
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Steel Mill Pocket Crane

Milepost 840 From time to time, I feature work done by other model railroad friends of mine and today is one of those times. My friend, Paul, a steel mill modeler from “that state up north,” recently sent me some pictures of his latest steel mill project, a pocket...
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Tony night had humor, music and a hopping host

Audra McDonald accepts the award for best performance by an actress in a leading role in a play for “Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill” at the 68th annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, June 8, 2014, in New York. (Photo by Evan...
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Miss Nevada Nia Sanchez crowned as 63rd Miss USA

Miss Nevada USA Nia Sanchez is crowned Miss USA during the Miss USA 2014 pageant in Baton Rouge, La., Sunday, June 8, 2014. (AP Photo/Jonathan Bachman) Miss Nevada USA Nia Sanchez is crowned Miss USA during the Miss USA 2014 pageant in Baton Rouge, La., Sunday, June 8, 2014. (AP...
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Rangers look to rally in Game 3 back home at MSG

Members on the Los Angeles Kings, right, celebrates a game-winning goal by right wing Dustin Brown as New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist, left, of Sweden, looks on in the second overtime period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals, Saturday, June 7, 2014, in Los...
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Silver: NBA’s fight with Sterling almost over

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks during a news conference before Game 2 of the NBA basketball finals between the San Antonio Spurs and the Miami Heat on Sunday, June 8, 2014, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez) NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks during a news conference...
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A movie, some yoga and a Finals split for LeBron

Miami Heat forward LeBron James (6) and center Chris Bosh (1) react against the San Antonio Spurs after Game 2 of the NBA basketball finals on Sunday, June 8, 2014, in San Antonio. Miami won 98-96. (AP Photo/Eric Gay) Miami Heat forward LeBron James (6) and center Chris Bosh (1)...
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‘Gentleman’s Guide,’ McDonald, Cranston win Tonys

James Monroe Iglehart accepts the award for best performance by an actor in a featured role in a musical for “Aladdin” at the 68th annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, June 8, 2014, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP) James Monroe...