School officials consider building new greenhouse

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER CAREY — Carey Superintendent Mike Wank will research the cost and potential use of a greenhouse, if the district decides to build one at the new school under construction on South Vance Street. The existing greenhouse, located behind the East...

Portman supports fight for tariffs on tire imports

U.S. Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, has joined U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, in supporting unionized Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. workers’ fight for tariffs on imported Chinese-made tires. Tariffs were imposed in recent months after preliminary federal findings that Chinese...

Refinery strike hits BP, Marathon plants

AP AND STAFF REPORTS The first nationwide strike at U.S. oil refineries since 1980 spread early Sunday to BP plants in Toledo and Indiana. Two Marathon Petroleum refineries were hit by the strike last week. The United Steelworkers union struck at midnight Saturday at refineries...

Allen Township residence damaged by fire Saturday

VAN BUREN — Firefighters from Allen and Washington townships were called to a report of a chimney fire at 12320 Allen Township 109 in rural Findlay about 4:30 p.m. Saturday. The home, owned by Jennifer Riegel, suffered minor exterior damage. There was light smoke inside of...

Public Meetings

The following public meetings will be held this week in the Findlay area: TODAY McComb Council, 6:30 p.m., municipal building. Arlington Board of Public Affairs, 7 p.m., municipal building. Carey school board, 7 p.m., boardroom, Carey school. Rawson Council, 6 p.m., town hall....

Two-vehicle crash hurts 4

KENTON — Four people were injured in a two-vehicle head-on crash Sunday night on Ohio 67, northwest of Kenton. The Findlay post of the State Highway Patrol reported Bryant Burchett, 26, of Russells Point, was driving a 1999 Honda Accord west on Ohio 67 near the Hardin...

Weekend: License to thrill

Hollywood comes to Hancock County on Saturday, Feb. 21, for the sixth annual KeyBank Oscar Night gala to benefit the American Red Cross of Hancock County. Oscar Night 007 will be held from 7 p.m. to midnight at the new Hilton Garden Inn, 1050 Interstate Drive West in Findlay....

Weekend: ‘Play On!’

Have you ever wondered what happens at the theater before the show goes on stage? Fort Findlay Playhouse presents “Play On!” by Rick Abbot, which will explain it all to you with a “play within a play” full of zany characters. A community theater group is...
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