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Two Toledo firefighters who died in the line of duty in January will receive merit awards from the state fire marshal Wednesday. The awards to Pvts.
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Since 1940, when Charles and Margaret Bench first bought a dairy farm at 9151 Jerusalem Rd. in Curtice, not too far east of Toledo, the Bench family has been dedicated to farming. Only one year after the purchase, the Benchs decided to grow vegetables rather than continuing with milk products.
13abc has the angry reaction from the grandfather of one of the girls who says he trusted the suspect Brandon Greer. You may know him as "Aaron Samuels" from Mean Girls, but before Jonathan Bennett was on the big screen, he was a Rossford Bulldog.
You may know him as "Aaron Samuels" from Mean Girls, but before Jonathan Bennett was on the big screen, he was a Rossford Bulldog. Monday, his hometown packed the auditorium to see his debut on ABC's Dancing with the Stars."
Qualifying medalist Alan Fadel beat Stephen Fox 1 up on Monday in the first round of the U.S. Senior Amateur. The 59-year-old Fadel, a financial adviser from Toledo, Ohio, won on the par-5 18th at Big Canyon after Fox, from Huntington, West Virginia, tied it on the par-4 17th.
It was a situation that left hundreds of thousands of people unable to drink the water. Massive algae blooms on Lake Erie sending dangerous toxins into the city's water supply.
The City of Toledo has put in a bid to buy the former MedCorp property which is across the street from the Wrangler plant. That bid begs the question, could the land be used for an expansion of the Jeep plant?Chrysler has an on going problem at the Wrangler plant.
The November election is still weeks away, but your opportunity to vote is coming up soon. Tom Troy of The Toledo Blade joins us to explain.
U.S. Rep. Marcy Kaptur today called upon the Rotary Club of Toledo to join her and other groups in forming a citizen-sampling brigade of western Lake Erie and its associated ditches, rivers, and streams, especially those in the agricultural-dense Maumee River watershed. The goal is to raise awareness of the ongoing nutrient inputs from crop farms, concentrated animal feeding operations, or CAFOs, urban street runoff, and a combination of other sources, such as sewage spills and faulty septic tanks, the congressman told about 200 Rotarians attending a luncheon inside the Park Inn ballroom in downtown Toledo.
A 6-month-old boy remains in critical condition today after being hit on the head with a gun during a robbery in South Toledo. The infant, and his parents, were taken to Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center.
A West Toledo woman who pulled a gun on a burglar was shot when he turned the gun back on her, police said. Linda Cannon suffered a head wound during the break-in at her home in the 1900 block of Marin Drive on Saturday, police said.
An infant is in the hospital after an overnight armed robbery that happened at Walbridge and Langdon in south Toledo around 12:30 Monday morning. An infant is in the hospital after an overnight armed robbery that happened at Walbridge and Langdon in south Toledo around 12:30 Monday morning.
The Sisters of St. Francis will honor Dr. Richard A. Paat and hospital executive James W. Pope at its annual Franciscan Gala this month. Both men will receive the 2014 Franciscan Awards for contributions to society and exemplifying Franciscan values in their everyday life.
Front and Main streets is the gateway to Toledo's east side from downtown. The area near the intersection has fast-food restaurants and historic sites but also dilapidated structures.
Raleigh A. Slawson, who worked in transportation and technology and who told epic stories as a witness to the last century, died Aug. 31 in St. Luke's Hospital, Maumee. He was 99. "The last book he was reading," his son said, "he was reading on my iPad, Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome, and he was three-quarters of the way through it."
Tina Ferner, owner of Canine Karma in Holland, hosted the seminar that addressed the emotions surrounding pet euthanasia. THE BLADE/LORI KING "You're never really going to be totally ready," Joelle Nielsen, a licensed social worker for the Ohio State University Veterinary Hospital, said.
John Lerdal, left, Elsa Nadler, and Jenella Hodel, all of Toledo, collect seeds of the Foxglove Beardtongue for the Toledo Metroparks. THE BLADE/JETTA FRASER About 80 professionals from across Ohio in the parks and recreation field converged at Secor Metropark Saturday for a conference about prairie restoration.
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