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Editorial: Europe’s economies struggle — and no rescue seems to be coming soon

By Editorial Board August 16 at 7:43 PM REMEMBER HOW Europe had defied all the doomsayers and staved off both the collapse of its single currency and a wider political crack-up? Well, it is becoming increasingly clear that stop-gap measures enacted by the European Central Bank in...

Editorial: Maryland’s gubernatorial disconnect

By Editorial Board August 16 at 7:41 PM THE NAMES on the gubernatorial ballot in Maryland this fall are Anthony G. Brown, the Democratic lieutenant governor, and Larry Hogan, a Republican real estate executive. But are the two men really running for the same job? Judging by their...

Editorial: Hungary’s ‘illiberalism’ should not go unchallenged

By Editorial Board August 16 at 7:42 PM FOR FOUR years Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has been dispatching lobbyists and high-level envoys to Brussels and Washington to argue that his policies are misunderstood. Critics who claimed that he aimed to dismantle institutions...

Robert M. Mauger

Robert M. “Bob” Mauger, Jr., 82 passed away Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 5 p.m. in Wood County Hospital, Bowling Green. Bob was born on May 22, 1932 in Columbus to the late Robert M. and Verna P. (Vessels) Mauger. He married Helen Fisher on July 14, 1951, and she...
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Gorrell medals; H-L 3rd in invite

Bryce Gorrell took the medalist honor with a 73 Friday to lead Hopewell-Loudon to a third-place finish in the 16-team Lakota Invitational at Loudon Meadows Golf Club. Gorrell, coming off a school-record 66 in Thursday’s Seneca East Invitational at Clinton Heights Golf...

Aviles’ shot lifts Tribe over Birds

CLEVELAND (AP) — Mike Aviles homered leading off the 11th inning to give the Cleveland Indians a 2-1 win over the Baltimore Orioles on Friday night. Aviles connected on a 1-2 pitch from Brian Matusz (2-3), driving it onto the home run porch in left field for just...

Cano, Paxton pace M’s over Tigers

DETROIT (AP) — Robinson Cano homered, James Paxton won his sixth consecutive decision to start his career and the surging Seattle Mariners beat the Detroit Tigers 7-2 Friday night in a matchup of American League playoff contenders. Paxton (3-0) pitched six innings, allowing...

Lady Lightning tryouts Sunday

Final tryouts for the 2015 Fostoria Lady Lightning girls fastpitch softball teams are scheduled for Sunday at the Fostoria High School fields. All age groups from 10-and-under through 18-and-under will register from 3 to 3:30 p.m. Tryouts will begin at 3:30. For more information,...

NASCAR: Drivers must stay put after wreck

BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) — Even Jimmie Johnson has a temper — one that was on display long before he became a six-time champion and one of NASCAR’s most respected drivers. “I guess the one experience that comes to mind for me in Cup was maybe my rookie year at...

Public Record

Fostoria accidents Friday: • Caller advised of a private property accident at a North Countyline Street location at 9:44 a.m. citations Friday: • Officer issued a citation for speeding following a traffic stop at North Countyline Street and Perrysburg Road. •...
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