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By RON CRAIG STAFF WRITER As Fostoria dentist Dr. Steven P. Geroski III celebrates his 30th anniversary in practice this week, a practice steeped in tradition, he will remember the day he first joined Dr. Jerry Brough at the 430 Elm St. dental office. “It’s pretty...

4 Town Center properties share makeover grant

By BRIAN BOHNERT SENIOR STAFF WRITER The Community Improvement Corporation has awarded more than $10,000 this year to the owners of four downtown businesses for the purpose of giving their properties a makeover. The CIC, in partnership with the Greater Fostoria Community...

Business district expansion tops Council agenda

By BRIAN BOHNERT SENIOR STAFF WRITER City officials say expanding Fostoria’s central business district would create more opportunities for economic growth downtown and allow more local businesses to seek specialized grant funding. Fostoria City Council will hear a second...

Two face drug charges after traffic stop yields heroin

Two men are facing felony drug charges after Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers located a hidden compartment in a vehicle during a traffic stop in Sandusky County. According to a news release from the OSHP, troopers stopped a 2005 Mitsubishi Endeavor SUV with Illinois...

Summer migrant program to be discontinued at Lakota

By RON CRAIG STAFF WRITER Lakota Local Schools Districts’ summer migrant program is being discontinued. District Superintendent Jon Detwiler told the board of education Monday he recently received word from state officials the school’s summer migrant program will be...

Tiffin Fire Department garners $1M grant

Tiffin Fire Department has received a $1 million grant to purchase a new ladder truck, Fire Chief Kevin Veletean announced Monday. According to a news release, the FEMA Assistance to Firefighters Grant is a 90/10 split with the city of Tiffin. The grant will cover $1 million of...