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Republic council hears park update

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REPUBLIC — Republic council extended a tip of the hat to Lions Club members for the work they do in keeping Community Park one of the best parks in the county. Councilman Mike Schreiner reported on meeting with Lions Club members to discuss upgrades they have planned for the park. A new ...

Briefs, April 16

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Finance Committee to meet today Tiffin City Board of Education’s Finance Committee is to meet at 5:15 p.m. today at the Administration Building, 244 S. Monroe St. OSS special meeting Wednesday A special meeting of the Ottawa Sandusky Seneca Solid Waste District board of directors is to ...

Council meets today in renovated chamber

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Tiffin City Council is to hold its first meeting in the Tiffin City Council chamber since renovations were completed. City Administrator Dale Thornton said everything was stripped down to the bare walls and construction crews added new carpeting, a conference table, tempered glass, four new ...

Daily log, April 15

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • Ryan A. Riedel, 20, of Helena, was charged with underage consumption Saturday. • Jessica L. Carter, 25, of Tiffin, was charged with open container Saturday. • An employee of Kroger, 790 W. Market St., reported a gas drive-off Saturday afternoon. • A 500-block ...

Community Calendar, April 15

Calendar

Events & Activities Monday Blood Drive - American Red Cross, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Tiffin University, 155 Miami St. (800) 733-2767 to schedule appointment or search online using sponsor code TIFFINU. Tuesday Blood Drive - American Red Cross, noon-6 p.m., Hope Lutheran Church, 155 W. ...

City Hall gets updates in many offices

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Several offices in Tiffin City Hall have been recently renovated.  City Administrator Dale Thornton said employees from Tiffin Public Works Department as well as from Tiffin Park and Recreation Department did most of the work. He said the city council committee room now adjoins the ...

Two people injured in accident at Denny’s

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Two people were injured in an accident at Denny’s, 315 W. Market St., Sunday afternoon. Officer Molly Coleman of Tiffin Police Department said Jeane Taylor, 62, of Republic, was traveling east on West Market Street in a 2011 Nissan Altima with Thomas Taylor, 68, of Republic. Jeane Taylor ...

Sunday announcements, April 14

Community Announcements

Mohawk Historical Society photography program The Mohawk Historical Society will present a program 7 p.m. Thursday in the Melmore Town Hall, featuring the photography of Sycamore native Howard Mick. The event is free and the public is invited to attend. Howard Mick was Sycamore’s most ...

Local World War II veteran turns 100 today

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One of the oldest veterans in Seneca County, a man who served in World War II, turns100 years old today. Arthur Breidenbach, who was born on this day in 1919, said he was in the first draft of the war and had a pretty high number in the county, but he didn’t have to report until 1942 after ...

Man injured in explosion

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BLOOMVILLE — A man was injured in an explosion at 6341 E. CR 6 Saturday morning. Chief Nate Blaser of Bloom Township Fire Department said a man was out in his shop cutting the top of an oil barrel off and it hadn’t been cleaned all the way. The barrel exploded and contents of the barrel ...

Sara Evans at The Ritz

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Country music artist Sara Evans performs at The Ritz Theatre Saturday evening. Her songs include “Born To Fly,” “Suds in the Bucket,” “A Real Fine Place to Start” and “A Little Bit Stronger,” according to the theater’s website.

Finding a purpose

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Stephanie Smith says she is a human being who went through a terrible heroin addiction and now is a successful member of the community. This week, Smith, who has been clean for 15 months, attended her last session of the Participating in Victory of Transition program before graduation and ...

Daily Log, April 14

Daily Log

Tiffin reports * Shanna M. Slone, 28, of Tiffin, was charged with marijuana possession, marijuana paraphernalia and operating a vehicle while intoxicated Friday. * Tyler M. Foster, 22, of Tiffin, was charged with marijuana paraphernalia and open container Friday. * A youth reported a ...

Community Calendar, April 14

Calendar

Events & Activities Today, Palm Sunday Breakfast, 9 a.m.-noon, VFW 2858, 245 N. TR 91. $6. (419) 448-9023 Ham/Chicken Dinner, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Seneca County Opportunity Center, 780 E. CR 20, Tiffin. Drive-through service, carry-out meals and dining room options available. Adults $9, ...

Local Briefs

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Old Fort BOE Old Fort Local School’s Board of Education is to have a special board meeting 5 p.m. Monday and Tuesday in the Old Fort High School library. The Board of Education is to meet in regular session 6 p.m. Wednesday in the Old Fort High School library. Aqua Ohio to flush Tiffin ...

Local investor group buys Ballreich’s; no changes expected

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Ballreich Bros. Inc. announced Friday afternoon it has been sold to Ballreich Snack Food Co., a local investment group. The 98-year-old Tiffin brand was purchased by a recently formed group of northwest Ohio business professionals who want to see the company continue to grow and remain an ...

Daily Log, April 13

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • Justin A. Snyder, 31, of Tiffin, was charged with disorderly conduct Thursday. • George S. McCartay, 19, of Tiffin, was charged with theft Friday. • An employee of Bridges Community Academy, 190 St. Francis Avenue, reported Friday morning a fight that took place in ...

Community Calendar, April 13

Calendar

Events & Activities Saturday New Riegel Garage Sales, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., New Riegel. Get maps from participants. Lego Saturday, 2 p.m., Tiffin-Seneca Public Library, Frost Kalnow Room, 77 Jefferson St. Legos and blocks provided. For all ages. (419) 447-3751. “Mamma Mia,” Heidelberg ...

Residents displaced by house fire

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FOSTORIA — Residents were displaced after a house fire at 429 Sandusky St. Friday evening. Chief Brian Herbert of Fostoria Fire Division said five people lived in the downstairs and one person lived upstairs. He said the downstairs residents notified the upstairs resident to the fire and ...

Mental health team seeks members

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Mental Health and Recovery Services Board of Seneca, Sandusky and Wyandot Counties’ Critical Incident Stress Management Team is looking to increase the number of its members. Officials are seeking to build the team, which now has 38 members from fields of mental health, law enforcement, ...