TIFFIN — Iris M. “Paddy” Fiske, a business owner and a community volunteer who was a World War II veteran, died Sept.13 at St. Francis Home in Tiffin. She was 95. Mrs. Fiske suffered from severe dementia, her son Rex said. She
Ava Gibson of Maumee carefully strung a purple cord over the tops of some of the poles that formed a circle Saturday at the newly renovated Promenade Park in downtown Toledo. “It represents who you really are, what you stand for, and what
Harvey Taft got really loud on a normally quiet street in downtown Perrysburg. “Way to go, girls!” he yelled at the top of his lungs as a flock of twirlers danced by in a parade. Mr. Taft, 69, a Vietnam War veteran from of Jerry City,
Wyatt Karch of Sylvania clutched a dollar bill as he dashed away from a food stand with his grandmother in tow. “I am going to buy a toy and have my face painted,” the 5-year-old Rising Star Academy kindergartner said. “I just had
Alvin Mikolajczyk, a former Toledo business owner and band leader who was an Army veteran of the Korean War, died Sunday in St. Clare Commons, Perrysburg. He was 88. He died of an apparent congestive heart failure, his daughter, Julia Deal, said.
Shibbolethia Lewis, a longtime Toledo Public Schools teacher who volunteered for the church and the community and wrote poetry, died Aug. 20 in her Missouri City, Texas, home. She was 97. Her daughter, Dr. Anita Lewis-Sewell, said she believes her
A recent mission by Russian nuclear-capable bombers near the Korean Peninsula was an event far more ominous than generally believed. The place and the timing of the mission were enough to cause alarm. The bombers flew around the peninsula late
If you are chilly, that’s because the greater Toledo area is experiencing the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, a weather expert says. “It’s a cool and cloudy day across the area,” said Brian Edwards, meteorologist for
Nonprofits and business leaders Thursday praised ProMedica for improving Toledo’s business and civic environment by moving its new headquarters to downtown. “This will elevate the whole presence of Toledo,” said Tom Brady, founder,
SWANTON — The Fulton County Sheriff’s Office confirmed a body was recovered after a home explosion late Wednesday in Swan Creek Township. Authorities will not release the name until positive identification, Sheriff Roy Miller said.