Next stop: Whistle Stop

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER A new food business on the south side of town is opening its doors to community members for the first time today. Named after Fostoria’s far-reaching reputation for trains, Whistle Stop Deli, 210 E. Lytle St., will serve customers wanting a...

Fostoria to celebrate its culture, diversity

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER La fiesta está aquí! The party is here Saturday celebrating culture, heritage and diversity in downtown Fostoria. Beginning at 2 p.m. and continuing until midnight, Latino Fest will provide fun for the whole family. Advertising from Fremont to Upper...

Train photo contest under way

Fostoria Rail Park Society is looking for contestants for the Fostoria Lens-Eye View Photo Contest, according to a news release. More information can be found at fostoriairontriangle.com. The 13th annual Fostoria Rail Fest is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 27 at Fostoria...

Public Record

Fostoria arrests Saturday: • Brian K. Holland, 35, Tiffin, was arrested on a warrant out of Seneca County. • Bradley A. Brooks, 29, Tiffin, turned himself in on an active warrant. citations Sunday: • Officer issued a citation for assured clear distance ahead following a report of...

A higher calling

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER A local priest will retire his pastoral robe next summer after a total of 13 years of service to the community of Fostoria. Fr. Nicholas Weibl, 75, was reassigned to St. Wendelin Parish in 2007, 35 years after his first assignment at the church....

Police probe DQ break-in

Local law enforcement officers are investigating a breaking and entering of a North Countyline Street business. Police reports indicate that at 10:05 a.m. Thursday a call advised officers that Dairy Queen, 1204 N. Countyline St., had been broken into. According to Fostoria police...