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Up to foot of snow possible for Midwest, Northeast

A storm system will slide into the Ohio Valley on Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015 bringing a chance of accumulating snow to parts of the Midwest. Showers and thunderstorms are possible across the South. The Pacific Northwest will see a mix of rain and snow. (AP Photo/Weather Underground) A...

Super Bowl Bingo postponed

  Pantry Plus of Seneca County is postponing its annual Tiffin Mall Super Bowl Bingo scheduled for Sunday. The event is rescheduled for Feb. 8. Everything, including payouts, raffles, games played, etc. will be exactly the same. Questions can be directedn to 419-455-0119 or...

Mardi Gras Extravaganza tickets on sale

Tickets are now on sale for the 14th annual Greater Fostoria Community Foundation Mardi Gras Extravaganza. The foundation’s yearly fundraising effort is slated for Feb. 13 at the Meadowbrook Park Historic Redwood Ballroom in Bascom from 6-11 p.m. General admission tickets...
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Miss Colombia crowned Miss Universe in Miami

Miss Colombia Paulina Vega smiles as the the crown is placed on her head as she becomes Miss Universe during the Miss Universe pageant in Miami, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee) Miss Colombia Paulina Vega smiles as the the crown is placed on her head as she becomes...
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Blizzard expected for 250-mile stretch of Northeast

Icicles drip from the overhang of a picnic shelter at the Blacksburg Municipal “Hill” Golf Course after a winter storm in Blacksburg, Va. on Saturday, Jan. 24 2015. The National Weather Service has lifted a winter weather advisory for much of the Baltimore and...
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‘American Sniper’ holds top spot at weekend box office

In this image released by Warner Bros. Pictures, Kyle Gallner, left, and Bradley Cooper appear in a scene from “American Sniper.” The film is based on the autobiography by Chris Kyle. (AP Photo/Warner Bros. Pictures) In this image released by Warner Bros. Pictures,...

‘Thankful’ young authors

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER St. Wendelin Catholic School is now the teaching establishment of 23 young authors. Students in Breanne Frankart’s first grade class hosted a book signing Friday afternoon at the school, celebrating the publishing of ‘What We Are Thankful...

A community call to paws

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Speaking on behalf of its furry companions, a local humane society is requesting donations to help care for the 120 animals sheltered there. Staff of the Humane Society of Seneca County posted a cry for help on its Facebook page Oct. 31 asking for...

Coloring contest winners

Scott Scherf / the Review Times Fostoria Fire Chief Kenneth Chapman, left, and Fostoria Mayor Eric Keckler, right presented winners of this year’s Fire Safety Week Coloring Contest with prizes Wednesday at Fostoria Fire Station. From left, Lily Alcocer, kindergartener at...

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...