Osborn Avenue bridge closed today

The Hancock County Engineer’s Office will close the bridge on Osborne Avenue in Findlay today. A release from the department says the closure will allow equipment to be placed on the bridge to collect soil borings in the Blanchard River. The bridge will be closed at 9 a.m....
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Robinson: Time to tame the intelligence monster

By Eugene Robinson Opinion writer August 4 at 8:23 PM The CIA now admits that it spied on a Senate investigation into the agency’s shameful program of secret detention and torture. Do we need any more proof that the spooks are out of control? An internal “accountability...
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Cohen: Richard Nixon’s lasting damage to the GOP

NIXON BY NIXON: IN HIS OWN WORDS: Richard Nixon. (courtesy of HBO/courtesy of HBO) By Richard Cohen Opinion writer August 4 at 8:23 PM Richard Nixon is not having an easy time of late. The Post alone has run at least three opinion pieces reminding us all that Nixon was a skunk...
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Gerson: Bet on Africa rising

Girls look at a poster, distributed by UNICEF, bearing information on and illustrations of best practices that help prevent the spread of Ebola virus disease (EVD), in the city of Voinjama, in Lofa County, Liberia in this April 2014 UNICEF handout photo. As of July 27, 2014, a...
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Rampell: Stop the campus rape numbers game

Students at the Sample Gtes entryway into Indiana University campus Bloomington Indiana. (bigstock) By Catherine Rampell Opinion writer August 4 at 8:45 PM One in five? Yeah, right. Sounds way too high. That’s a common reaction to the oft-cited statistic about the share of...
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Milbank: Dana Milbank: Bob McDonnell is a loser either way

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell leaves the federal courthouse in Richmond, Va., with his lawyer John L. Brownlee on the second day of his and his wife Maureen’s corruption trial, Tuesday, July 29, 2014. (Alexa Welch Edlund/AP) By Dana Milbank Opinion writer August 4 at...

Lady Lightning softball tryouts slated for Saturday

Tryouts for next year’s Fostoria Lady Lightning fastpitch softball teams in five age groups are scheduled for Saturday at the Fostoria High School varsity and junior varsity fields. The 10-and-under and 12-and-under age groups will have registration from 8 to 9 a.m.,...

Mandel pushes state to open its checkbook

By JOEL SENSENIG News Editor Josh Mandel wants to make state government officials nervous — if they’ve got anything to be nervous about when it comes to spending taxpayer money, that is. The state treasurer proposed a plan last year to place the state’s...

Public Record

Fostoria accidents Monday: • Caller reported being struck by a vehicle at a location near the intersection of North Countyline and West Center streets Sunday afternoon. Officer advised subject was walking when struck by a truck. Sunday: • 9-1-1 transfer call from Wood County....

Paving a safer path

MORGAN MANNS / the Review Times M&B Asphalt Co., Maple Grove, apply asphalt to a section of Midblock at South Street Monday, completing the re-pavement of the highway. According to Ohio Department of Transportation inspector Deb Pinion, there had been many complaints over the...