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More funds being sought for Fostoria housing demolition

By JIM MAURER for the review times TIFFIN — Jill Griffin, executive director of Seneca Regional Planning Commission, was given Seneca County commissioners’ approval to apply for a Neighborhood Revitalization Grant through the Community Development Block Grant program....

Live, learn and earn in Fostoria

Editor’s note: Following is one of several stories in today’s edition highlighting the progress the Fostoria community made in the past year, as well as the direction it is moving in for 2014. More CommunityUpdate stories can be found in the B and C section of...

Bradner pair face ID fraud charges

Two Bradner residents await sentencing in Wood County Common Pleas Court after being convicted of identity fraud earlier this month. Craig E. Oehlers, 42, and Jennifer Hutton, 23, both of Bradner, both await late-March sentencing hearings in Wood County after being convicted of...

Fostorian faces pot charges

One Fostoria resident is facing charges of possession of marijuana and possession of marijuana paraphernalia following a traffic stop at the intersection of North Vine and Van Buren streets Thursday. According to Fostoria Police Capt. Patrick Brooks, Officer Cory Brian was...

Pearson hired as interim treasurer at Bettsville

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER At a special meeting Tuesday, the Bettsville School Board of Education appointed an interim treasurer. Jaime Pearson, treasurer of Old Fort Local Schools, was selected by the Bettsville board as an interim treasurer to replace former treasurer, Roger...

Fostoria officer to replace stolen gun

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER A Fostoria police officer will have to replace his firearm after it was stolen from his vehicle in Toledo Wednesday night. According to Fostoria Police Capt. Patrick Brooks, an officer was in Toledo when a window of his personal vehicle was smashed...

Police: 4 dead, 2 injured in N. Calif. shooting

ALTURAS, Calif. (AP) — Police say four people are dead and two others are wounded in a shooting Thursday inside an American Indian tribal headquarters in Northern California. Alturas Police Chief Ken Barnes says that 44-year-old Sherrie Rhoades is in custody in Modoc...

Fishing Increasingly Hooking High School Ranks

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — High school anglers shouldn’t have much trouble finding bass fishing competitions these days. The first B.A.S.S. High School Classic Exhibition Saturday is just the latest example of the rise in opportunities for teens to compete on the lakes. High...

Fishing Increasingly Hooking High School Ranks

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — High school anglers shouldn’t have much trouble finding bass fishing competitions these days. The first B.A.S.S. High School Classic Exhibition Saturday is just the latest example of the rise in opportunities for teens to compete on the lakes. High...

2 men sentenced in brutal attack on Giants fan

Defendants Marvin Norwood, left, and Louie Sanchez appear during a hearing Thursday Feb. 20, 2014 in Los Angeles. The two men pleaded guilty Thursday to a 2011 beating at Dodger Stadium that left San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow brain damaged and disabled. They were...