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2 charities request support

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Community members will have a unique opportunity to support two local charities Wednesday. The Fostoria Lions Club will host a Working Together to Bring Loved Ones Home drive from 3:30-7 p.m. at Tiffin Reineke Ford, 2020 W. Market St. For every person...
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Camp Fire, community partners strive to help students Thrive

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Several organizations have come together in an effort to help area students thrive. In partnership with Fostoria City Schools, the Fostoria Area Chamber of Commerce, West Independence United Methodist Church, First Federal Bank and Fostoria Economic...
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DO NOT ENTER

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Anyone who has been in the area of Park Avenue or H.L. Ford Drive over the past week has most likely seen some changes on school property. Fences, ‘do not enter’ signs and construction machines have been established as part of the first...
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FCS getting kids ready for new year

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER With the first day of school lurking around the corner, many are realizing summer is quickly coming to an end. And while they may think the fun is over, school officials are hoping to transition some of that summer excitement into the school while...
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25 years of sharing the past

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER A Fostoria organization will celebrate a quarter of a century of sharing pieces of Fostoria’s heritage next week. Fostoria Glass Heritage Gallery, 109 N. Main St., will host an open house and chamber ribbon cutting Monday, exactly 25 years after...
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Surprise!

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER In early May, the Fostoria Garden Club put money into the rejuvenation of Gray Park. Nearly three months later, the group of green thumbs is still receiving an outpouring of community support for the project. In recognition of its 25th anniversary,...
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St. Wendelin Catholic School offering Extended Day program for students

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER The first day of school is right around the corner. But when the final bell rings for the day, many parents are still at work. St. Wendelin Catholic School will offer an Extended Day program for students in grades K-8 as a safe place for students to...

Fostoria homes to get free smoke detectors

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER The American Red Cross is hoping to save the lives of area residents. However, officials said they need the community’s help to do so. In partnership with the Fostoria Fire Department and Seneca Young Professionals, volunteer teams with the...
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A new pair of shoes

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER In less than a month, the pitter-patter of children’s footsteps will be heard throughout area schools. In an effort to help ensure those steps are taking students to a brighter future, two local groups have again partnered this year to help less...
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Student drop-off, pick-up routines change

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER In less than a month, Fostoria City Schools’ students will be back in the classroom. While their daily routines of getting up early and going to class may kick into gear, officials announced Tuesday families will see a difference in their...