Hancock property values increase

Average residential property values in Hancock County increased nearly 8 percent in the latest six-year revaluation, County Auditor Charity Rauschenberg’s office said Monday. Real estate taxes are on based on property values. Rauschenberg said the new property values for...

Streicher’s Quickprint has new owner

By LOU WILIN STAFF WRITER Streicher’s Quickprint, just south of the Blanchard River at 109 S. Main St., where the business has sustained hundreds of thousands of dollars in flood damage over the years, has a new owner. Brian Mitchell, 35, took over the business in January....

Carey approves parking ticket regulations

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER CAREY — Carey Council approved an emergency ordinance Monday to establish parking infractions for the village, and a parking violations bureau. Village police officers have not been writing parking tickets in recent years because of a challenge to...

Two city streets closed for paving

Two Findlay streets will be closed to through traffic until Friday for paving. Harmon Street will be closed from Crystal Avenue to Parkside Place. Hollybrook Drive will be closed from Beecher Street to Edinborough Drive. Motorists are being advised to avoid these blocks if...

Wolfe’s Produce still growing after 75 years

By LOU WILIN STAFF WRITER Ears of sweet corn grew above John Wolfe’s head when he picked them as a boy for his grandparents’ business, Wolfe’s Produce, 11343 Ohio 37. Today, as the leader of the business in its third generation and 75th year, Wolfe, 52,...

Oktoberfest to be held Saturday

Area residents will have a chance to learn about and celebrate their German heritage Saturday at Findlay’s second annual Oktoberfest. The event, to take place from noon to 10 p.m. Saturday, features authentic German food, polka, contests and more. In its first year, almost...

Work scheduled on city streets

Projects are planned this week on several Findlay streets, weather and contractors’ schedule permitting. Those projects include: Avalon Terrace from Woodworth Avenue to the dead end will be closed to through traffic for asphalt paving. Greendale Avenue from Woodworth to the...

State releases weekly road report

State highway projects planned in the region by the Ohio Department of Transportation: HANCOCK COUNTY Ohio 12 from Findlay to Arcadia, and from the southwest side of Fostoria to the Seneca County line, will be reduced to one lane for a resurfacing project beginning Sept. 6. The...
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