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Daily Log, Aug. 5

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • Bruce C. Gibson, 54, of Tiffin, was charged with telecommunication harassment Friday. • A man reported Friday afternoon three bicycles were stolen from the 100 block of Hall Street. • Tonya M. Currier, 31, of Tiffin, was charged with disorderly conduct ...

Community Calendar, Aug. 5

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Today Fostoria Community Arts Council Summer Concert Series: Dueling Pianos, 7:30-8:30 p.m. Wainwright Amphitheatre at Foundation Park, Fostoria. Monday Backpackin’ Babies: “Worms,” 10 a.m. Mercy Community Nature Preserve, 99 St. Lawrence Drive, Tiffin. (419) ...

Alvada man gets nearly 5 years for sex crimes

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An Alvada man was sentenced to nearly five years in prison Friday morning after admitting he committed sex-related crimes involving youths. Kenneth J. Smith, 18, waived indictment and pleaded guilty to charges in a bill of information. He pleaded guilty to two counts of sexual battery, both ...

City, parks, leagues aim to improve ball fields

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A Tiffin committee, the city’s park board and its parks and recreation staff plus a representative from a Tiffin youth sports organization vowed to communicate better, hopefully leading to improvement of conditions at youth baseball fields Friday morning. Dawn Iannantuono, chair of the ...

Man pleads guilty to drug-related charges

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A Toledo man pleaded guilty to several drug-related charges during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley’s courtroom Friday. Lamar L. Cartlidge, 38, pleaded guilty to charges of failure to comply with an order or signal of a police officer and tampering with ...

Board of revision to meet

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Seneca County Board of Revision is to meet Monday immediately following the 9 a.m. Budget Commission Meeting in the basement conference room of the RTA Building, 109 S. Washington St. According to a release from the Seneca County Auditor’s Office, the meeting is to determine several ...

Daily Log Aug. 4

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • Antoinette M. Suddarth, 46, of Tiffin, was charged with domestic violence Thursday. • Stephanie N. Vanbuskirk, 23, of Tiffin, was charged with disorderly conduct Thursday. • Johnny E. Wilson, 44, of Tiffin, was charged with disorderly conduct Thursday. • A man ...

Community Calendar Aug. 4

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Today Fostoria Farmers’ Market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Corner of Tiffin and Main streets, downtown Fostoria. The theme is “Healthy Living.” For information, contact Carol at (419) 435-1718 or fostoriamarket@yahoo.com. Lego Saturday, 2 p.m. Tiffin-Seneca Public Library, Frost Kalnow Room. ...

Ohioans get 3-day break from sales tax

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From wire, staff reports COLUMBUS — Shoppers get ready. Ohio’s sales tax holiday is set for this weekend. Today through Sunday, clothing items costing less than $75 per item and school supplies costing less than $20 per item are to be tax-free. The discount applies to purchases made in ...

Planet Fitness to open in Tiffin

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Tiffin fitness enthusiasts and amateurs alike are to have another option for a gym in early 2019. According to a Seneca Industrial and Economic Development Corp. release, a franchise of the national fitness chain Planet Fitness has signed a lease to locate in Tiffin Mall. The release states ...

Bodyworks open to new members

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A local fitness center that closed in May has reopened in a different capacity and is accepting members again. Larry Wadsworth, of Bodyworks Fitness, 1550 W. Market St., said members are being accepted at the gym for $19.95 a month. He said if a couple signs up, the cost is an additional $10 ...

Woman injured in accident Wednesday

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A woman was injured in an accident at TR 159 and CR 50 Wednesday night. Trooper Allison Young of the Fremont post of State Highway Patrol said Amber Witte, 25, of Bloomville, was traveling north on TR 159 with Sophia Johnson, 4, of Bloomville, and Harold Schank, 71, of Tiffin, was traveling ...

Council hears about generator again

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BLOOMVILLE — Residents John and Polly Giner again were at Bloomville’s council meeting Wednesday night to get an update on their neighbor running a loud generator. Representatives of Seneca County General Health District visited the home on Jefferson Street that has been without ...

Briefly, Aug. 3

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NCOESC board to meet Aug. 10 North Central Ohio Educational Service Center Board of Governors are to meet at noon Aug. 10 at the Tiffin campus, 928 W. Market St. Crews respond to Fostoria accident FOSTORIA — Crews responded to an accident at Mid-block and West Lytle Street Wednesday ...

Daily Log, Aug. 3

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • Scott E. Nye, 39, of Tiffin, was charged with domestic violence and possession of drug paraphernalia Wednesday. • A first-block Allen Street man reported Thursday morning he was assaulted early. • A first-block South Monroe Street man reported a stolen bicycle ...

Community Calendar, Aug. 3

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Today Designer purse bingo benefit for Community Hospice, 6:30-10 p.m. Camden Falls, Tiffin. Doors open at 6 p.m. Cost is $45 per person or $380 for table of eight. (419) 447-4040. Saturday Fostoria Farmers Market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Corner of Tiffin and Main streets, downtown Fostoria. The ...

West Nile virus found in Seneca County

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The Ohio Department of Health reported to the Seneca County General Health district Tuesday that 11 pools of mosquitoes collected in Seneca County were found to be positive for West Nile virus. West Nile virus is spread by the bite of infected mosquitoes. The health district states being ...

Collision sends man to hospital

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A man was injured in an accident at CR 43 and East TR 8 Wednesday afternoon. Deputy Denny Wilkinson of Seneca County Sheriff’s Office said Anthony Martinez, 41, of Tiffin, was traveling west on East TR 8 in a 2006 Magnum and Erika M. Shock, 16, of Bloomville, was traveling south in a 2010 ...

Patrol takes part in law awareness event

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COLUMBUS — Ohio State Highway Patrol joined forces with members of the 6-State Trooper Project enforcing and raising awareness about the Move Over law July 22-28. The high-visibility campaign included the Indiana State Police, Kentucky State Police, Michigan State Police, Pennsylvania State ...

Daily Log, Aug. 2

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • Timothy J. Jeffrey II, 33, of Tiffin, was charged with disorderly conduct Tuesday. • Steven R. Lewis, 27, of Tiffin, was charged with driving under suspension, no operator’s license and loud exhaust Tuesday. • Courtney L. Durain, 18, of Fostoria, was charged with ...