North Baltimore to hire new village administrator

The manager of a Michigan village is likely to become the next village administrator of North Baltimore. During a special meeting scheduled at 7:15 p.m. Tuesday, North Baltimore Council will consider legislation to hire Donna Dettling of Dexter, Mich., at a starting salary of...

Arlington may put 2 levies on ballot

ARLINGTON — A pair of levies — a new one and a renewal — are expected to appear on the November ballot to help fund the Arlington Fire Department. Village Council on Monday gave the first of three required readings to ordinances that would place the issues before the electorate....

Oxley Government Center dedicated at museum

Hancock Historical Museum dedicated its Michael G. Oxley Government Center on Monday during a private ceremony attended by the former U.S. representative and Findlay native, and other dignitaries. Oxley, 70, was joined by U.S. House Speaker John Boehner and U.S. Rep. Bob Latta in...
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VIDEO: Oxley Government Center dedication

Former U.S. representative Michael Oxley, House Speaker John Boehner and U.S. Rep. Bob Latta were in attendance for the dedication of the Michael G. Oxley Government Center inside the Hancock Historical Museum in Findlay on Monday.

Van Buren Schools to host meeting to discuss levy survey results

After its May bond issue was voted down, Van Buren School District is seeking input before deciding whether another levy should appear on the November ballot. The district is hosting a meeting Tuesday night to discuss the results of a survey it gave the community a chance to take...

Power restored to Tiffin after bird’s nest causes fire

A bird’s nest at an AEP Ohio substation caught fire this morning, temporarily knocking out power to half of Tiffin. The fire burned a cable and triggered an automatic safety switch, causing the outage at the substation, located at Ohio 101 and Seneca County 15, northeast of...

Updated: Findlay, New Riegel men injured in crash near Fostoria

FOSTORIA — Two men were injured in a two-vehicle collision Monday morning at the intersection of Ohio 587 and Seneca County Road 18, southeast of Fostoria. Jonathan Ayers, 44, of Findlay, and Eric Bouillon, 31, of New Riegel, were taken to ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital by...
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Freight Car Pools

Milepost 849 This one is new to me. The other evening, I was visiting with my friend Merv and we were discussing some pictures in a freight car book that he had. Some of those cars had numbers in addition to the regular car number and neither of us were sure what they were for....
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Signature win for Almirola, No. 43 car at Daytona

Aric Almirola celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla., Sunday, July 6, 2014. (AP Photo/Terry Renna) Aric Almirola celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series...
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5 things at Wimbledon: Djokovic, Federer, Bouchard

Serbia’s Novak Djokovic, left, holds his trophy after defeating Switzerland’s Roger Federer, right, in the men’s singles final match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Sunday, July 6, 2014. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis) Serbia’s...