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Local taverns, patrons flout Ohio smoking law
At Delaney’s Lounge in West Toledo, the bar recently was full of patrons having a good time, including about five of them who were openly smoking — despite Ohio’s law that prohibits lighting up in public places. Delaney’s is just one of about 37 bars that the Toledo-Lucas County Health Department has cited repeatedly for allowing patrons to violate the law.

Ex-Rocket changed direction of her career
Clifton a sideline reporter for Fox Sports Ohio

3 people dead after collision in Monroe County
Drivers of dirt bike, motorcycle and one passenger killed late Friday.

Dog soothes students in Wauseon
Kramer the labradoodle encourages his middle school forever family.

Gaffigan balances professional trio
Funny man finds time for acting, comedy, and writing.

A winning day in Boston
Meeting Boston Marathon pioneer Switzer is a thrill.

Local businesses to host Italians
May forum draws 20 companies shopping for opportunities in NW Ohio.


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