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Tiffin ranked 16th safest city in Ohio

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Backgroundchecks.org recently released its list of the Top 100 Safest Cities in Ohio, according to a news release from Tiffin-Seneca Economic Partnership. Tiffin again ranked on the list, coming in at No. 16. Tiffin’s Safety Index score was 0.54, which is based on FBI crime statistics and ...

Celebrating downtown area accomplishments Wednesday

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The Tiffin community celebrated what has been happening in the downtown area Wednesday evening during the 2019 Main Street Celebration & Summit. The summit — which took place at The Chandelier Community Events Center — discussed the progress of the downtown, future initiatives and ...

Next Fostoria Farmers’ Market takes place Saturday

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FOSTORIA — The next Fostoria Farmers’ Market of the season will take place 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at the corner of Tiffin and Main Streets in downtown Fostoria. This market’s theme is “Arts & Crafts” and is sponsored by the Fostoria Community Arts Council, a release from Fostoria ...

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SCPD board meets Tuesday in Bloomville town office Seneca County Park District’s board is to meet for its regular meeting at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at Bloomville Village Council Room, 10 Beeghly Ave., Bloomville. The board is planning to tour Bloomville’s community park during the ...

Daily Log, Sept. 5

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Tiffin reports • Kathy J. Flag, 50, of Tiffin, was charged with a Financial Responsibility Act suspension Tuesday. • Russell D. Ramsey III, 19, of Tipp City, was charged with underage Tuesday. • Alex J. Jeffrey, 21, of Tiffin, was charged with failure to reinstate Tuesday. • A ...

Man sentenced to prison appeared in court Wednesday

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A New Riegel man sentenced to a mandatory 10 years in prison in August appeared in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley’s courtroom Wednesday morning. In January, Seneca County Drug Task Force - METRICH Enforcement Unit, with additional officers and agents from Sandusky ...

Community Calendar, Sept. 5

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Events & Activities Today Toddler Tales, 10 a.m., Tiffin-Seneca Public Library, 77 Jefferson St., Frost Kalnow Room. For parents or caregivers and their children who are 1¢ to 3 years old. Free. No registration necessary. Call (419) 447-3751. Let’s Talk About It Book Discussion, ...

Sisters in Shelter ready to help

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Changes have been made within the Sisters in Shelter organization and the staff members want to know they are still present within the community and are here to help. In April, Sisters in Shelter — located at 31 1/2 A S. Washington St. — welcomed new Executive Director Kjirsten Corson, ...

Lawsuit filed against Tiffin City Schools, its board settled

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A lawsuit filed by a former superintendent against Tiffin City Schools and its board of education has been settled. Vicki A. Wheatley’s lawsuit in U.S. District Court had alleged retaliation, gender discrimination, a hostile work environment and unequal pay based on gender. Attorneys for ...

Heidelberg grad opening Relevè Barre in Downtown Tiffin

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Relevè Barre Studio is planning a late fall opening in Tiffin’s downtown, the first new business in a planned shared commercial space at 131 S. Washington St., called the “131 Arcade,” according to a new release from Tiffin-Seneca Economic Partnership. Relevè is a fitness studio ...

New judge to be appointed to oversee landfill case

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A new judge is to be appointed to oversee a class-action lawsuit involving operations at a local landfill. Class-action lawsuits had been filed against Sunny Farms LLC and Sunny Farms Landfill LLC. During a hearing for one of the lawsuits in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael ...

Mayor proclaims September a month of peace in Tiffin

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Tiffin City Council extended their support of peace to the Nonviolent Tiffin committee Tuesday night. Mayor Aaron Montz delivered a proclamation making September a month of peace in Tiffin. The International Day of Peace is Sept. 21, which Nonviolent Tiffin will be collaborating with the ...

Bettsville Village Council: Halloween Carnival around the corner

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BETTSVILLE — Summer is winding down, and many local governments are looking ahead to events this Fall. One of those is the Bettsville Halloween Carnival. The event was a major discussion point at the village’s council meeting Tuesday night. The council discussed details such as the parade ...

Republic council learns more about the Willows at Tiffin

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REPUBLIC — Janelle Ray and Jamie Larick with Trilogy Health Services, creator of the Willows at Tiffin, spoke to Republic council members Tuesday evening about the senior housing facility. Long term care, skilled nursing, rehabilitation and short term stays, memory care and assisted living ...

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Ambulance requested during transport An ambulance was requested when a Tiffin Police Department officer was transporting a man to Tiffin on Monday evening. An officer had gone to Bellevue Police Department to pick up a man on a Tiffin-Fostoria Municipal Court warrant about 6:10 p.m., ...

Commissioners to get update on facilities master plan

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Seneca County commissioners are to meet at 9:30 a.m. Thursday for a work session with The Gossman Group, the company working on the county’s facilities master plan. The plan is to inventory county-owned buildings and to outline potential futures for them. The plan is expected to be ...

Semi, trailer roll on SR 101

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A semi and trailer hauling produce rolled on SR 101, north of Tiffin, Monday night. Trooper Sean Williams of the Fremont post of State Highway Patrol said Francis F. Broh, 34, was driving a 2019 Freightliner with a trailer loaded with about 38,000 pounds of peppers south on SR 101. The ...

Daily Log, Sept. 4

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Tiffin reports • A first-block St. Clair Street resident reported Monday night a man physically was fighting with a youth. • A person reported Monday night a large fight in the 100 block of Jackson Street. • Todd J. Company, 50, of Tiffin, was charged with dog at-large Tuesday ...

Senior Calendar

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Commission on Aging Nutrition Program Thursday — BBQ riblet, whole wheat bun, vegetable soup, carrot raisin salad, Mandarin oranges. Friday — Chicken breast, cole slaw, baked beans, strawberries, cornbread. Monday — Chicken nuggets, beets, vegetable blend, pears, whole grain ...