St. Wendelin hosts relics exhibition

“Exposition of Sacred Relics: Treasures of the Church” opens at 1:30 p.m. Sunday with an overview given by the Rev. Carlos Martin of the Companions of the Cross. According to a press release, some of the items on display are 2000 years old, including relics from St....

Church offers drive-thru meals election day

  Tickets are on sale now for Fostoria First Presbyterian Church’s annual election day BBQ dinner fundraiser. The meal consists of BBQ pork sandwich, baked beans, pasta salad and dessert for $7. From 4:30- 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, ticket holders drive up to the Wood Street...

Schaeffer found guilty in fatal arson

By BRIAN BOHNERT SENIOR STAFF WRITER After a three-day trial, a jury of 12 convicted a Fostoria man of four complicity charges Wednesday night in connection to a fatal Memorial Day arson. Charles V. Schaeffer was found guilty Wednesday of complicity to aggravated arson, a...

Beautiful Fostoria

AMBER HERBERT / for the Review Times Fall begins to burst forth around City Park’s footbridge in this photograph taken Monday afternoon. Autumn colors are expected to approach their peak throughout Ohio in the next few weeks, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources....

Hall gets 30 months for role in fatal fire

By BRIAN BOHNERT STAFF WRITER The second of three suspects charged in a fatal Memorial Day house fire was sentenced to two and a half years in prison Tuesday. Timothy D. Hall, 20, of 126 Findlay St., was sentenced to 30 months in prison on charges stemming from the May 26 blaze...

Weiker pleads guilty; gets life

  By BRIAN BOHNERT STAFF WRITER Six minutes. From 2:59-3:05 a.m. May 26, Danny Marker Jr. frantically gasped for air as his South Poplar Street home transformed into a smoldering wasteland. As flames ascended the walls, he and his two roommates, Tara Lynn Vance, 44, and Dana...

Pipeline passing through region

A proposed natural gas pipeline to connect the Marcellus and Utica Shale production areas to markets serving the Midwest, Great Lakes and Gulf Coast regions will pass near Fostoria and through parts of Wood and Hancock counties. A map of the proposed pipeline may be viewed at the...

Ohio workers productive, but making less

DAYTON (AP) — A new report says Ohio workers are more productive and better educated, but they aren’t necessarily making more money as a result. Ohio productivity grew by nearly 67 percent between 1979 and 2013, while median hourly wages fell by 1.1 percent when adjusted...

Man charged in Bucyrus slayings

BUCYRUS (AP) — A man has been charged with aggravated murder in the deaths of four men whose bodies were found in separate homes in a small Ohio town. Charges against 41-year-old Donald Hoffman were announced during a court hearing Thursday morning in Bucyrus. He had been in...