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‘Art in the Park’ program planned

Sharon Hammer Baker, Hancock Park District volunteer, will lead an “Art in the Park” program for artists to paint or draw outdoors from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. July 2 at Litzenberg Memorial Woods. Participants should meet at the gatehouse and bring supplies and equipment....

Oakwoods to host naturalist camp

Budding Naturalist Camp, “Plants a Plenty!” for 6- to 8-year-olds will be held July 8-10 in “Doc” Phillips Discovery Center at Oakwoods Nature Preserve. The program will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day and include woods and prairie exploration,...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department A person was accused Wednesday of attempting to cash a forged check at Checksmart, 1216 Tiffin Ave. Separate warrants were served Wednesday on people...

Hydrant flushing

The city of Findlay will flush hydrants today from the Blanchard River south to West Hobart Avenue, from South Main Street west to the corporation limits, from West Edgar Avenue south to the corporation limits, from South Main Street west to Western Avenue, from East Edgar Avenue...

Carey school groundbreaking set for July 11

CAREY — Groundbreaking for the Carey school will be held at 2 p.m. July 11 at the building site on South Vance Street. School officials had hoped to have the ceremony on June 27, Superintendent Michael Wank on Thursday said the event will be held in July. If it is raining,...

Letters to the Editor 6-20-14

COOPER TIRE WHISTLE-BLOWER Cooper Tire celebrated its 100-year anniversary on May 29 in the prestigious parking lot across from the plant and corporate offices. Due to poor planning, attendance was much lower than the executives expected. However, it served the purpose intended...

Two people facing drug charges

Two Findlay residents were charged with felony counts of drug trafficking in the city. Janie K. Zamora, 29, allegedly sold a counterfeit substance on Oct. 22 and less than 1 gram of heroin on Dec. 4. Prosecutors allege both sales occurred within 1,000 feet of Glenwood Middle...

Two CG residents injured in accident

COLUMBUS GROVE — Two Columbus Grove residents were hurt in a traffic crash at 12:56 p.m. Thursday about three miles south of Columbus Grove. Karl S. Stechschulte, 81, and Blanche T. Stechschulte, 80, both of Columbus Grove, were taken to St. Rita’s Medical Center,...

Street repaving work continues

Crews will continue milling and paving work on three Findlay streets today from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., weather permitting. The following roads will be affected: Sixth Street from Amelia Avenue to Blanchard Avenue will be closed for paving. West Sandusky Street from Western Avenue to...

Rural Deshler man killed in accident

DESHLER — A rural Deshler man was killed in a two-vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon in Henry County. Daniel R. Zernhel, 58, died after colliding with a vehicle driven by Patrick J. Jones, 23, of Toledo, at about 3:10 p.m. Wednesday on Ohio 65, according to the Henry County...