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Dismissal correct, but came too late

Fox News made the right decision in giving Bill O’Reilly the boot. However, the timing was all wrong. It’s not just a matter of the action being overdue. The timetable shows it was done for the wrong reason. The move came after more than 50 advertisers dropped “The O'Reilly Factor” ...

Buckle up and improve your odds

Tragedy struck on a Seneca County roadway Monday afternoon. Three cars and three drivers were involved. Sadly, despite the efforts of paramedics, a Life Flight crew and trauma center staff, one person died. One car was sideswiped, went off the side of the road and rolled over. Its driver wore ...

Nat’l Tax Freedom Day still days away

Tax Day — normally the 15th day of April — was extended until today due to the calendar and a holiday. Tax Freedom Day, however, is another story. That’s the day when, in theory, the nation as a whole has earned enough income to pay its collective taxes. The Tax Foundation adds up all ...

Reducing veteran suicides should be priority

Depression among military veterans too often leads to them committing suicide, in numbers some view as a crisis. Apparently the Department of Veterans Affairs does not consider dealing with it a priority. A few weeks ago, the VA inspector general released a report highly critical of the ...

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May calls for June 8 ‘snap election’ in Britain

June 8, Britain is having a general election. This came as a surprise to most of us. We weren’t expecting another one of those until 2020. The prime minister decided she wanted it now instead, the queen gave her permission, and the required two-thirds of Parliament voted to let her have ...

Volunteer Link

Autumnwood Autumnwood is looking for individuals willing to volunteer an hour of their time twice a week to assist resident with playing bingo. Games are played 1:30-2:30 p.m. Mondays and Saturdays. Interested individuals should contact Mary Lee Creeger at (419) 447-7151 or by email at ...

Thanks for donation

Community Hospice Care would like to thank Pheasants Forever 293 for their more-than-generous donation of $1,000. A big “thank you” to all who generously worked so hard to raise this money. Community Hospice Care, our staff, board of directors and our patients are eternally grateful for ...

Prevent addiction by stopping overprescribing

Look at your watch. In the next hour, five Americans will die of a drug overdose. I’ve been working on the issue of drug abuse prevention for more than 20 years, but I have never seen anything like the plague of prescription drug and heroin addiction that is gripping our state right ...

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Thanks for your support

We wish to extend a sincere “thank you” to our local communities for supporting the annual Palm Sunday dinner and Easter egg hunt April 9 at the Seneca County Opportunity Center. We want to thank the staff, families, friends, organizations and clubs who volunteered to assist us in making ...

FISH grateful for gift

Special thanks to Tiffin Developmental Center employees who recently had a department challenge collecting the most peanut butter and jelly for FISH of Tiffin. Raffle fund proceeds will provide plenty of bread. The winners are those who benefit from the incredible generosity of workers ...

Charity auction a success

On behalf of the Rotary Club of Tiffin and my fellow Tiffin Rotarians, I’d like to thank everyone involved with our 33rd annual Community Charity Auction. This year’s event was a huge success! Whether you made a donation personally or on behalf of your local business, helped out in any way ...

Dinner and an auction

“Willkommen” to the Museum and Gallery Alliance annual fundraiser. The event will take place 4-7 p.m. April 29 at First Lutheran Church on Melmore Street in Tiffin. Plenty of parking and handicapped accessible parking is available. This year, we are offering a popular German dinner and a ...