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Austin Landing new owners aim to ‘stabilize’ business, entertainment complex The management team of the Columbia Investment Group that bought the 70-acre, mixed-use development in a $134.5 million deal last month sees a need to focus on tenants and to "stabilize the asset" that has been nearly built out in the past 10 years, but this year lost a major corporate employer.

Police investigating possible shooting in Dayton Dayton police are investigating a report of a suspicious circumstance in the area of Huffman Avenue…

Photo Gallery: The Compassionate Friends Worldwide Candle Lighting Families who have lost children, with ages ranged infants to adults, gathered on Sunday at the Toledo Children’s Memorial to honor and remember the…

Daughter’s Christmas presents reported stolen from vehicle in Butler County The report was made by a woman who had purchased the toys as Christmas presents for her daughter and had been left in the trunk of the vehicle for several days. The toys had been purchased at Target at Bridgewater Falls and still in their bags, although the toys were taken and the bags left behind.

Report: Car into pole at SR 29 and Concord in Champaign County Emergency crews are arriving on scene of a vehicle that has reportedly crashed into a pole at state Route 29 and Concord, according to dispatch records.

Shots fired into home on Euclid Avenue, outside gas line reportedly hit Crews are responding to a person’s home on Euclid Avenue after hearing reports of someone shooting toward the residence.

Jazz jam dedicated to Clifford Murphy hosted in West Toledo The last drummer to perform regularly with the late Clifford Murphy held a heartwarming remembrance of him inside a West Toledo home on Sunday. Keith…

49ers edge Saints 48-46 in wild game - Lamar Jackson threw three touchdown passes and the Baltimore Ravens became the AFC's first team to clinch a playoff berth following a 24-17 win over the Buffalo Bills on Sunday. Baltimore extended its franchise-best winning streak to nine and improved to 11-2, its best record through 13 games in team history.

1 taken to Miami Valley after motorcycle crash on Blaine Street Medic units are taking one person to Miami Valley after a single motorcycle crashed on Blaine Street. >> Crews respond to fire at Indian Creek Apartments in West Carrollton. The driver of the motorcycle was not alert, according to regional dispatch.

Browns win to stay in playoff hunt CLEVELAND - The Browns can't even win without some kind of theatrics,. And, once again, Odell Beckham is in the middle of the latest drama.

Ann McFeatters: Ukrainian incident is similar to what happened in 2016 WASHINGTON - Stunningly, there is no disagreement about the facts of the 300-page House Intelligence Committee's impeachment report against Donald Trump.

Crews respond to fire at Indian Creek Apartments in West Carrollton Fire crews responded to Indian Creek Apartments after a neighbor called to report that a smoke detector was going off in another person's apartment, according to Captain Nick Sanders. >> No injuries after a reported vehicle crashed into a building on Brandt Pike.

No injuries after a reported vehicle crashed into a building on Brandt Pike No one was injured in the incident where a vehicle reportedly crashed into a building. Crews have cleared the scene of the crash. Crews are responding to a report of a vehicle that has crashed into a building at 5390 Brandt Pike, according to dispatch.

Day, Buckeyes downplay rankings drop COLUMBUS - Ohio State has had a football season with very few distractions and when something did arise, like Chase Young's two-game suspension, there was no overreaction. The same approach seemed to be in play when Ohio State dropped out of the No. 1 spot in the final College Football Playoff rankings of the season on Sunday.

Retailers adapt to e-commerce with service LIMA - With e-commerce and online shopping playing an increasingly large part in today's shopping habits, local retailers have adapted with updated business models. The Lima News explored the topic on its the latest episode of Boom XYZ - a podcast examining local issues through the lens of multiple generations.

Fun for everyone at Christmas Tree Festival LIMA - The 47th Annual Christmas Tree Festival wrapped up Sunday at the Allen County Museum. The event, which started on Wednesday, gave people a chance to view 107 trees, decorated and sponsored by local individuals and organizations. Amber Hiebert and her 7-year-old daughter, Charlotte, were impressed with the event.

Jim Krumel: Lima man new commander of Air Guard squadron Bryan Moore always looked forward to the Memorial Day parade as a youth growing up in Lima. To this day he'll tell you he can still see the veterans marching down Main Street. The pride in their eyes. The extra hop in their step. And the many, many American flags that lined the parade route.

District says it's not liable for boy, 8, who killed himself CINCINNATI - The death of an 8-year-old boy whose parents say killed himself after he was bullied by another student is at the center of a legal fight with his family and the Cincinnati Public Schools. School officials said the district isn't liable for the death of Gabriel Taye, pushing for the U.S.

Wapak's Shroyer wins state honors WAPAKONETA - At 6 feet tall and 240 pounds, Tyler Shroyer is an imposing force on the gridiron but he's also impressive in the classroom. Shroyer an 18-year-old senior at Wapakoneta High School recently made third-team offensive line in Division III in Ohio at the center position.

Springboro boy detained 10 days in latest school threat case It was apparently the latest in a series of false threats made in recent years at schools around the area as real school shootings are committed around the U.S., including one in the Madison Schools in Butler County, where four students were injured.

Single mom seeks assistance for son, daughter this Christmas LIMA - Amanda is a single mom with a son who has Attention Deficit Disorder and she often has to take off work to care for him. She recently started a part-time job in retail, but it is hard to find a babysitter for her 4-year-old son and 1-year-old daughter, so it's hard to keep a job.

America's influence, once so dominant, waning under Trump It's whispered in NATO meeting rooms and celebrated in China's halls of power. It's lamented in the capital cities of key U.S. allies and welcomed in the Kremlin. Three years into Donald Trump's presidency, America's global influence is waning.

Perrysburg parade ushers in holiday season Christmas cheer was in abundance Sunday as people lined Louisiana Avenue in downtown Perrysburg for the annual holiday parade. Be it floats festooned in…

Get This: Mysterious memorial to 'Lawnmower Man' reappears after theft - A mysterious memorial dedicated to a New Mexico homeless man who mowed lawns has reappeared after a similar one was stolen. KRQE-TV reports that a lawnmower memorial dedicated to Carlos Ramirez was installed this week in Roswell, New Mexico. Ramirez died last month in Lubbock, Texas.

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