Fostoria ready to ring in the holiday

By BRIAN BOHNERT SENIOR STAFF WRITER The city hopes to bring the community together this weekend to ring in the holiday spirit with Fostoria’s annual Christmas celebration. The 2016 Holiday Open House, “Christmas in Fosterville,” will take place throughout the...

Making room for O’Reilly

MORGAN MANNS / the Review Times Demolition crews tear down a residence in the 400 block of North Countyline Street Monday morning. It is the first of six houses on the block that will be taken down in preparation for the construction of a 7,150 square-foot O’Reilly Auto...

City leaf pickup ends Dec. 9

City-wide leaf pickup will conclude Dec. 9. City officials remind citizens to not rake leaves into the street. Leaves must be bagged in biodegradable paper bags and placed in the boulevard to await pickup. Pickup dates are based on city zones. The last day for pickup in zone 1...

FFD training unending

Editor’s Note: This is the third story in a four-part weekly series featuring the Fostoria Fire Division. The final installment will run Dec. 5. By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER After touring the inside of a fire truck and fire station, many children dream and aspire to be a...

High-speed pursuit ends in crash

By RON CRAIG STAFF WRITER A high-speed pursuit in Fostoria Saturday morning exceeded 80 mph and ended when the driver lost control of the vehicle and crashed it into a mobile home. The driver of the 2008 Chrysler, Devan J. Ridgway, 24, of Michigan, is facing multiple traffic...

Mating season brings out the deer

By RON CRAIG STAFF WRITER The number of vehicle-deer accidents has risen lately — an annual occurrence from October to December when deer are more likely to be seen on the roadways of Ohio. According a spokesperson for the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, the reasons...