Firefighters were called to a fire in a Vermilion Township home at about 5:20 p.m. Wednesday.
The occupants in the home made it out safely, according to Erie County Sheriff's dispatchers, and firefighters were able to snuff the blaze quickly.
The home is located in the 3700 block of Ohio 60.
Ohio school districts already are cutting thousands of jobs in anticipation of losing funding in the upcoming state budget, as unions and other education groups lobby hard at the Statehouse to get some of it restored.
Q: I was wondering who to contact about the windmill at Margaretta's Bogart school. Every time the head turns on this windmill it puts out an awful noise, like it could use a 5 gallon bucket of grease. Who was this windmill approved by? Paid for? Maintained by?
Emergency crews drilled through concrete at a ruined Home Depot, making peepholes in the rubble in hopes of finding lost shoppers and employees. A dog clambered through the shattered remains of a house, sniffing for any sign of the woman and infant who lived there.