Scam calls claim locals must pay fine to avoid arrest

Findlay residents reported multiple similar scam calls on Saturday, according to the Findlay Police Department. Callers report they are contacted by a man with the Findlay Police Department and claiming there is a warrant for the citizen’s arrest due to missing jury duty. The...

Volunteers Hit Great Lakes Beaches For Annual Trash Cleanup

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Thousands of volunteers are fanning out along Great Lakes beaches Saturday for an annual trash pickup. An environmental group called the Alliance for the Great Lakes sponsors the Adopt-a-Beach program every September, as summer tourist season winds...

Accident hospitalizes cyclist

A Findlay cyclist was hit by a truck Saturday, resulting in injuries that put the cyclist in the hospital, according to the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office. Tomas Garza Jr., 84, of Findlay, was traveling east Saturday at about 7:50 a.m. on Ohio 568 near Marion Township 234 in a...

Downtown Cleveland Sets Residency Record At 15,000 People

CLEVELAND (AP) — Downtown Cleveland has set a residency record. WKYC-TV reports ( ) the Downtown Cleveland Alliance found 15,000 people are now living downtown, compared to just 2,000 seventeen years ago. The nonprofit organization did not include University Circle or Ohio City...

Funeral On Saturday For Ohio Sailor Killed In Tanker Crash

WEST JEFFERSON, Ohio (AP) — One of the 10 U.S. Navy sailors killed after the USS John McCain collided with an oil tanker near Singapore will be remembered at funeral near his hometown in Ohio. Services for Electronics Technician 2nd Class Jacob Drake will be Saturday afternoon in...

Tuskegee Airmen Chapter To Launch Youth Aviation Program

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Tuskegee Airmen chapter in Cincinnati is launching a new youth aviation program after receiving an anonymous donation of $10,000. WCPO.com reports ( ) the program will teach young people how to fly a plane and introduce them to careers in aviation. Marvin...

Football: UF to honor Dean Pees

Former University of Findlay assistant football coach and current Baltimore Ravens defensive coordinator, Dean Pees, will be inducted in to the school’s athletic Hall of Fame as the 2018 recipient of UF’s Lifetime Achievement Award. The Lifetime Achievement Award is a...

Church and Religious Events

Arcadia UM ARCADIA — Arcadia United Methodist Church, 19397 County Road 216, Arcadia, is now taking orders for apple dumplings. Dumplings are $9 for a pan of four. Presale orders can be made by calling 419-894-6764 or 419-894-6586. Concordia Lutheran Concordia Lutheran...

‘Board Service 101’ series launches

The Findlay-Hancock County Community Foundation will host a four-part “Board Service 101” series beginning Wednesday. The workshops are designed to serve nonprofit board members — those both new to board service and those who are more seasoned — as well as...

Bluffton Legion’s golf scramble benefits 16 area nonprofits

BLUFFTON — The Bluffton American Legion Post 382 has awarded the funds raised through its eighth annual charitable golf scramble to 16 area nonprofits. Donations were made to Allen County Abilities Baseball League, Allen County Veterans Food Pantry/Blue Star Mothers,...