More snow possible today

The National Weather Service’s winter storm warning for the region continues until 5 p.m. Wednesday. Another 1-3 inches of snow could fall Wednesday, the weather service said. Expect north winds of 10 to 20 mph, the weather service said. There could be some blowing and...

Morning Rotary’s fundraiser luncheon postponed

Due to the threat of severe weather, Flag City Morning Rotary has postponed its Shop with a Cop fundraiser luncheon with Chief David Oliver of the Brimfield Police Department that was scheduled for Wednesday. The event has been moved to 11:30 a.m. March 12 at the Findlay Country...

UPDATED: Marathon Petroleum announces $80 million downtown expansion

Findlay’s downtown will get a major boost in the next three years thanks to Marathon Petroleum Corp. Marathon CEO Gary Heminger announced Monday that the company will spend $80 million to add two office buildings to its complex, two multi-story employee parking garages, and green...

METRICH to receive state grant

The multi-county METRICH Enforcement Unit today will receive a large grant to fight drug crime. The Ohio Department of Public Safety will present $112,500 to METRICH from its Edward R. Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant program. METRICH serves more than 550,000 residents...

Winter storm watch issued

The Fostoria area is under a winter storm watch from Tuesday evening through Wednesday morning, with totals of six to 10 inches of snow possible. According to the National Weather Service, the watch spans from 5 p.m. Tuesday through noon Wednesday. Northeast to north winds are...
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Some Weathering Ideas (Part II)

Milepost 798 Shortly after Eric’s original post, several of the others joined in and we had a virtual smorgasboard of weathering ideas and examples. I thought I’d share some of those results with you in the next few posts. There are a lot of noteworthy things that one...

Herlinda Escobar

Herlinda Escobar, 62, of Fostoria, passed away Saturday morning, February 1, 2014 in Toledo. Arrangements are pending at Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.

Public Record

Fostoria accidents Sunday: • Complainant reported they believe a snow plow hit her son’s vehicle parked on Bricker Street; advised the driver’s side mirror was hanging from auto. Officer advised it appeared a plow possibly hit three vehicles’ mirrors....

Put on your red dress

ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital will celebrate American Heart Month with its 10th Annual Red Dress Luncheon from noon to 1 p.m. Friday. The event, with the theme “Pay At-TEN-tion to Your Heart,” is a Fostoria spin off of the American Heart Association’s Go...

Fire breaks out at Tiffin Mall

Tiffin Fire Rescue Division responded to a fire early Sunday morning in the Tiffin Mall. According to Fire Chief Bill Ennis, the fire began around 4:30 a.m. and originated in a store front near JC Penney. Although the cause of the fire is still under investigation, Ennis said the...