Litter Landing cuts hours of operation starting April 28

The Hancock County Solid Waste Management District has announced that Litter Landing, 1720 E. Sandusky St., will no longer be open 24/7, starting April 28. The new hours are as follows: Monday to Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, 9 a.m to 5 p.m....

Tiger reported running through streets of New York _ or not

NEW YORK (AP) — A false report of a tiger in the streets of New York has caused a social media frenzy. WNBC says the New York Police Department got a call around 8:30 a.m. Thursday about a tiger in Harlem. People on Twitter described a notification from the Citizen app that...

Vermont bistro owner offers gift for return of cutout

SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont restaurant owner is offering a $100 gift certificate to the person who returns a life-size cardboard cutout of himself that was stolen from an airport. Bob Conlon said Wednesday he has no idea why anyone would want to steal the...

Wind advisory in effect through this evening

The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory for Hancock, Wood, Wyandot, Seneca, Putnam, Hardin and Allen counties through this evening. Southwest winds may gust up to 45 mph through this evening, according to the weather service. Lightweight, unsecured objects will be...

Handwritten note lands man Volkswagen bus of his dreams

LINDENHURST, N.Y. (AP) — A man has the car of his dreams eight years after he slipped a note inside the window of a blue 1971 Volkswagen bus that the then-16-year-old called his “future car.” Kyle Cropsey of Lindenhurst, New York, received a call last week from...

Ad touting ‘World Famous Big Blue Bug’ goes up on I-95

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The nearly 60-foot long blue termite that overlooks Interstate 95 in Rhode Island is now even harder to miss. Big Blue Bug Solutions put up a billboard in Providence on Tuesday alerting drivers that their building and its “World Famous Big Blue...

Threat of closure spurs surge in sales for Necco Wafers

REVERE, Mass. (AP) — The maker of the colorful Necco Wafers has experienced a surge in sales since announcing it might close unless it finds a buyer, and a Florida woman offered to exchange her 15-year-old car for one company’s wafer inventory. Necco stands for New...
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Charges dismissed for alleged Tiffin shooter

Attempted murder charges against the alleged shooter in the March 27 incident in Tiffin have been dismissed. The charge of attempted homicide, a first-degree felony, against Hussein Mohamed, 23, of Grove City was dismissed on Monday after the Seneca Prosecutor’s Office...
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Fostoria accidents Tuesday: • Complainant reported someone struck his vehicle while parked in the 300 block of Perry Street at 10:20 p.m. and fled the scene. His vehicle had a broken driver side tail light, paint transfer and minor body damage to the rear driver side. Officer...
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Vehicle catches fire after two-car crash

MORGAN MANNS / the Review Times Crews work the scene of a two-vehicle crash at Ohio 587 and West Township Road 112 Wednesday around 10:35 a.m. According to Deputy Denny Wilkinson with the Seneca County Sheriff’s Office, Travell S. Coleman, 28, of Fostoria, was traveling...