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It’s finally fair time!

Let’s hear it for the fair — it’s Seneca County Fair time, the premier event of the summer that brings the community together. Follow along all week in The A-T and “Let the good times grow!” See you at the fairgrounds. We’ve said it a lot before in the past few months, but thumbs ...

The illegal immigration battle

Arresting, detaining and deporting illegal immigrants is outrageous, many leading Democrats maintain. Some have called for the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency to be eliminated, in effect opening our borders to all comers. But where was the compassion for illegal immigrants during ...

Measles make an appearence in Ohio

It probably only was a matter of time for Ohioans to become part of the measles outbreak that has hit about half the states. For a few months, it appeared the Buckeye State might be spared involvement. Now, it has been reported that a young adult from Stark County contracted the disease ...

Local officials in control of public schools

Giving local officials as much control as possible over public schools normally is the best policy. Education bureaucrats in state capitals simply are not familiar enough with local needs to handle the job well. But what if local officials are doing a terrible job? Is it fair to children to ...

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A different kind of Millennial

It is generally considered that I am part of the Millennial generation. I’m definitely on the older end of that grouping, but my under 40 nature makes me one of the oft-criticized, oft-written about Millennials. Like the characteristics of my generation, I value experiences over things, ...

Moving to Tiffin: Finally settling in and enjoying it

When we made the decision to move to the Tiffin area, we were excited about my job opportunity. We were excited about the community and its vibrancy and proximity to other places. We were excited about Betsy getting a job at a new school, about the weather, about our new house. But despite my ...

Community literacy goal set

The Tiffin City Schools and the education community believe that every child in this community deserves the opportunity to reach their full academic potential. How do we as a community accomplish this feat? Truly, the basis of all learning begins with literacy, that is, the ability to read and ...

Online resources offer wealth of info

Tiffin-Seneca Public Library has access to many online resources that can help you do or learn new things. All are accessible from the library website, many through the Ohio Web Library, an online collection of resources free to use for all Ohio residents. Chilton Auto Repair is a source ...

Letters to the Editor | VIEW ALL

Thank you to The A-T for the new changes

I would like to thank the new Publisher, Jeremy Speer, and any other people responsible for the new look on the front page of the Advertiser-Tribune. I am a Real Estate Broker, and for years when I had an out of area Buyer I would send them a newspaper to acquaint them with Tiffin and the ...

Use Good Judgment

I have been watching the news about about the demise of the Air Max 1 USA shoe by Nike. I think they had a terrific idea. That shoe could have been a million dollar seller. What I don’t understand is why a great company like Nike would listen to a loser like Kaepernick. Have the management ...

Reineke isn’t alone in accepting contributions

Recently it was reported by TiffinOhio.net that Ohio Representative Bill Reineke accepted contributions from First Energy of Ohio in the amount of $1,500 prior to his voting for HB6, the proposed legislation that would provide up to $2 Billion in subsidies to First Energy and several other ...

Thank you from No One Fights Alone

No One Fights Alone 2019 would like to thank all who attended, donated to and sponsored the recent Car, Truck and Bike Show in Sycamore. We would also like to extend an extra special thank you to all of those who volunteered many hours of hard work to make sure the event was a success. It takes ...