Margaritaville wants to expand its parking lot for the next tourist season, but one neighbor is opposed to the change.
11:45 AM Dec 29, 2011
Police were called to the 900 block of Hancock St. on Tuesday to investigate a 2-month-old baby's death. They arrived at the house at about 7:45 a.m. to find Cameron Coleman unconscious and not breathing, so they performed CPR, according to the report.
10:51 AM Dec 29, 2011
The Ohio Parole Board has refused to release an Ohio man convicted of killing a neighbor at her home in 1969. The Advocate newspaper reports the board refused parole for 68-year-old William Siddle of Newark on Tuesday. A state prisons spokesman says Siddle's release was denied until at least 2017, when there would be another hearing.
10:28 PM Dec 28, 2011
A space heater near a mattress caused an accidental fire that killed a 4-year-old boy, his mother and a man who was staying with them late Christmas Eve at a Columbus home reported to be vacant, fire officials said Wednesday.
10:27 PM Dec 28, 2011
A southern Ohio judge has ordered the continued closure of a medical clinic described by authorities as little more than a drug house. Greater Medical Advance in Wheelersburg was temporarily closed last week by a Scioto County judge. The facility's operator and clinic's doctor face charges of corrupt activity and drug trafficking.
10:26 PM Dec 28, 2011
A car smashed into a semi trailer and became lodged underneath it Tuesday night at the Vermilion Service Plaza.
10:25 PM Dec 28, 2011
Bambi, Forrest Gump and Hannibal Lecter have at least one thing in common: Their cinematic adventures were chosen by the Library of Congress to be preserved in the world's largest archive of film, TV and sound recordings.
2:42 PM Dec 28, 2011
(UPDATED 10:50 a.m.) Sandusky police obtained a warrant to search a Venice Road home early Wednesday morning.
10:59 AM Dec 28, 2011
Ohio taxpayers paid more than $438,000 to staff, maintain and repair the official governor's residence this year, although Gov. John Kasich doesn't live there, a newspaper reported Tuesday.
12:25 AM Dec 28, 2011
The victims who perished in a small plane crash near the Vinton County Airport on Christmas Eve included a Columbus attorney, his mother, and friend who was an advocate for chronic pain patients.
11:54 PM Dec 27, 2011
Sears Holdings Corp. plans to close up to 120 stores nationwide as the result of a steep drop in holiday sales. Corporate officials haven't disclosed any of the targeted locations, but the list will no doubt include the Sears and Kmart brands.
11:44 PM Dec 27, 2011
Ottawa County communities recycling trees Residents in most Ottawa County communities can recycle their Christmas trees, but organizers have one request: Remove the decorations and tinsel. The Ottawa-Sandusky-Seneca Joint Solid Waste district has organized tree recycling. On these dates, residents can place their trees at the curb, unless otherwise noted:
11:33 PM Dec 27, 2011
Just before daylight on Christmas morning, Toledo police officers chipped in and went on a shopping spree to replace unopened gifts stolen from underneath a family's tree a few hours earlier.
6:07 PM Dec 27, 2011
U.S. home prices fell in most major cities for the second straight month, further evidence that the housing recovery will be bumpy and weigh on the broader economy in 2012.
3:19 PM Dec 27, 2011
Four new types of American shoppers have emerged this holiday season. There's the bargain hunter who times deals. The midnight buyer who stays up late for discounts. The returner who gets buyer's remorse. And the "me" shopper who self-gifts.
12:23 PM Dec 27, 2011