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‘See the Person’ canceled

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER It may start with difficulties interacting socially. But soon it often evolves into limited communication, repetitive behaviors and developmental delays. Autism spectrum disorder is estimated to affect 1 in 59 children in the United States, a number...
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Cookin’ for a Cause serving up funds for renovations

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Plain walls. Dirty white flooring. Creaky beds. The beeping of medical equipment. This may be what many often associate with a hospital visit. ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital is working to change that image and make stays more comfortable for...
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Program is a shoe-in

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER The first day of school is lurking around the corner. And area organizations are hoping to put a little pep back into students’ steps. Two local groups have again partnered this year to help less fortunate families purchase a pair of...
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Something to buzz about

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Thomas Bodnar is giving community members something to buzz about. The Elmwood High School senior started his own business — Bodnar’s Busy Bees — specializing in the production of local honey. His beekeeping experience has been a...
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GFCF celebrates 20 years

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Two decades ago, area leaders came together to better the city of Fostoria. The Greater Fostoria Community Foundation is leaving a lasting legacy within the community through support of area organizations. The foundation will recognize its 20th...
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FCS launches Redmen Career Connections

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Community leaders are working together in an effort to turn Fostoria students into young professionals. Fostoria City Schools hosted a luncheon Wednesday, inviting business and community representatives to witness the unveiling of Redmen Career...
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Seating doubled for Farm to Table event

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER The Fostoria region is rich with farms and agribusinesses. With this year’s long winter, a wet spring and a dry summer, area farmers may be putting in a little extra hard work to get their crops planted, taken care of and harvested in a timely...
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Back to School Bash set Wednesday

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER August is here, which means it’s time to start thinking “back to school.” Fostoria City Schools’ officials are welcoming students and families back into the district to prepare for the upcoming academic year during the 11th...
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FPD promotes weapon safety

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER It’s a major debate in today’s news: guns and whether or not average citizens should be able to own them. What gets lost, perhaps, in the battle between gun rights and restrictions, is the importance of gun safety. In an effort to promote...
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West Nile Virus is here

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Mosquitoes located in Seneca County have tested positive for the West Nile Virus. According to a news release from the Seneca County General Health District, the Ohio Department of Health reported Tuesday 11 pools of mosquitoes collected from four...