Arlington mayor resigns

ARLINGTON — Citing a job scheduling conflict, the mayor of Arlington stepped down on Monday, while a councilman who had intended to resign changed his mind. Mayor Ed Solt resigned, indicating that his expanded work schedule will conflict with council meeting nights. “Tonight is...

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Bluffton OKs water, sewage surcharge

BLUFFTON — Village Council passed an ordinance Monday that will raise every monthly sewage and water bill by a combined minimum of $19. The $19 is for a water meter size of five-eighths to three-fourths inches. The new monthly surcharge is decided based on water meter size, with...

Mother Of Eastern Indiana Jail Escape Faces Charge

CONNERSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Authorities have arrested the mother of one of two escapees from an eastern Indiana jail. The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office said Monday that 60-year-old Paula Potters of Connersville faces a preliminary charge of assisting a criminal for...

Findlay City Schools workers to get pay hikes

Findlay City Schools’ grounds crew, maintenance workers and custodians will be getting pay raises under a new two-year contract approved Monday by the Findlay school board. Contract negotiations between Findlay City Schools and the union representing the workers lasted only about...

Cleveland Rocks After Cavs’ Win _ And It’s Also On A Roll

CLEVELAND (AP) — With the city’s 52-year-old championship doubt finally over, bleary-eyed fans next look forward to a Wednesday parade for the victorious Cavaliers and northeast Ohio’s homegrown star, LeBron James. Yes, Cleveland rocks. But it’s also on a roll....

Game 7 Draws Top NBA Finals Rating Since Jordan’s Last Title

NEW YORK (AP) — Game 7 between the Cavaliers and Warriors has drawn the highest television rating for the NBA Finals since Michael Jordan’s last championship. Cleveland’s tense 93-89 win Sunday night to capture the city’s first title in more than a half-century...

About 51,000 Spectators Turn Out For The Dayton Air Show

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Organizers of the Vectren Dayton Air Show say an estimated 51,000 spectators visited the annual event, which was held this past weekend. The turnout easily surpassed last year’s total, when about 40,000 patrons turned out to watch a performance by the...

The Latest: Senator Asks For Federal Charter School Review

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on scrutiny of Ohio’s charter school system (all times local): 3 p.m. U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown is calling on federal regulators to examine how Ohio charter schools that received money through a charter-school grant program size up against...

Ohio Woman Sentenced To Life In Prison In Baby Son’s Death

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman accused of killing her 6-month-old son has entered a plea and been sentenced to life in prison with a chance of parole after 15 years. Ariana Cannon entered an Alford plea on Monday to murder in Carsyn Cannon’s August 2015 death. That means...