Monday, December 22, 2014
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Updated 6 minutes ago
Officials: Programs must focus on ‘frequent fliers’
Without question, the Lucas County jail has been plagued with inmate overcrowding for decades.

Updated 6 minutes ago
Group works hard to get pets back to owners
For pet parents, there’s nothing quite like the panic and constant worry experienced when a furry child is missing.

Updated 7 minutes ago
Looking for a best friend
When Perrysburg mother Susan Charles goes to bed, she has more concerns about her sleeping children than most parents do.

Updated 13 minutes ago
Gift Guide: Local Art
Art offers space, breathing room for the spirit. It’s the way, said choreographer Twyla Tharp, to run away without leaving home, and that applies to making art as well as enjoying a finely wrought something-or-other. The area’s positively abuzz with creativity, from traditionalists to young urbanites. So, ladies and gentlemen, we present to you A Palette of Options.

Updated 13 minutes ago
A time before cell phones
Christmas calls swamped the Ohio Bell Telephone Co. long distance switchboard in Toledo on Dec. 25, 1949. About 413 operators were scheduled to deliver the gift of a phone connection.

Updated 13 minutes ago
School group nears Chromebook goal
The Sylvania Academic Excellence Foundation is within reach of purchasing its first cart of Chromebooks for Sylvania Schools’ students.

Updated 14 minutes ago
Ohio gas prices drop again
COLUMBUS — Ohio drivers traveling for the holidays are finding it’s much cheaper to fill their tanks this year than it was a year ago.

Updated 14 minutes ago
Russian minister talks up the ruble
MOSCOW — A senior Russian minister said today he’s expecting the ruble to extend its recent gains and said the government is not planning to introduce currency controls on Russian companies.

Updated 15 minutes ago
Restaurant inspections 12-22
Recently released inspection reports of Lucas County food-service operations

Updated 16 minutes ago
Tour shows holidays past
Laurie and Bill Learned drive about 90 minutes each way every year to take a Christmas tour of the historic Wolcott House in Maumee.