Ohio Tent City Is A Refuge For The Homeless And Displaced.

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — From her home outside Indianapolis, Christy Brooks logged onto Facebook to find her younger sister. For days, she’d been reading online about a place called Second Chance Village in Akron’s Middlebury neighborhood. That’s where her 36-year-old...

No newspaper on Thursday

The Courier won’t be published on Thursday, in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Because of the holiday, some advertising deadlines have been moved up this week: Classified advertising and City and Country advertising for Friday’s newspaper must be placed by 1...

GOP knew of Rep. Goodman’s secret gay life

By JULIE CARR SMYTH Associated Press COLUMBUS — As Wes Goodman built a political career around values including “committed natural marriage,” the 33-year-old Republican was secretly engaging in sexual encounters with men online, via cellphone and, on one...

Indictment Returned Against Man In NYC Bike Path Attack

NEW YORK (AP) — A 22-count indictment was returned Tuesday against a New Jersey man in the slayings of eight people during a truck attack on a bike path in New York City. Sayfullo Saipov, 29, of Paterson, was charged in Manhattan federal court with providing material support to...

Letter to the Editor 11-22-17

A PEEK BEHIND THE CURTAIN I resent being dragged back into the muck of the Findlay political swamp by Deborah Cook and Families for Safety and Security (FSS), (Page A1, Nov. 18). First, I categorically deny having anything to do with the creation, execution, or funding of the...

Count blessings, not problems

It’s hard to put our finger on it, but this year has been a little different in and around Hancock County. Whatever the reason, we all seem a little out of sorts. For one, our seasons are off. Did we really have a spring? And is it really time already for Ohio...

Toronto And Columbus Play 0-0 Tie To Start Conference Final

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Toronto FC and the Columbus Crew played to a 0-0 draw in the first leg of the MLS Eastern Conference Final on Tuesday. The second of two legs of the aggregate-goals series is Nov. 29 at Toronto. Toronto goalkeeper Alexander Bono made a save on Harrison Afful...

Submissions collected for art league’s 14×14 show

The Findlay Art League is accepting art for the 2017 14×14 and Under Show being presented in December. All artists 18 and older are welcome to submit art in any medium at a cost of $5 per entry. Artists may price their pieces as they see fit, with a percentage of the sale...

‘Funny Girl’ auditions set

The University of Findlay will hold aditions for its spring musical, “Funny Girl,” at 7 p.m. Monday in Egner 004 on UF’s campus. Actors must be 16 or older and are asked to prepare a 16-bar, up-tempo musical theater song not from “Funny Girl.” Bring...

Jingle Bell Jog scheduled

The second annual Jingle Bell Jog, with participants wearing jingle bells on their shoes to celebrate the holiday season, will be held Dec. 16. The timed 5K will take off at 9 a.m. from Great Scot at 2021 Broad Ave. Registration is $25 and available at...