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Disturbing pictures of an injured kindergartner from Pascagoula have made a mother's call for action go viral online.More >>
Disturbing pictures of an injured kindergartner from Pascagoula have made a mother's call for action go viral online. Friends and family of a Pascagoula kindergarten student have created a Facebook page and GoFundMe.com account claiming the girl was attacked on the playground this week by another student.More >>
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A cross was burned in the yard of a Smith County man after what his family is referring to as a vicious hate crime occurred. Family members say that Craig Wilson was beaten with brass knuckles and shotMore >>
A burning cross, a Smith county man beaten and shot by a family member, and in critical condition. We are told this is much more than a family feud, and outraged family members are calling it a "hate crime."
The future of a historic building in downtown Toledo
remains uncertain while tenants at the Spitzer Building are hoping to stay put.
A sheriff sale was held on Thursday, but there were no
The century-old building at Madison and Huron was bought
by a California businessman in 2009, but Koray Ergur has been cited for not
keeping the building up to code, and he owes nearly $200,000 in property taxes.
Even though tenants don't have around-the-clock access to
the building because it has failed a fire alarm inspection, Scott Ciolek says
he plans to keep his law office and coffee shop there, and he's confident
something positive is on the horizon.
"Because it's so old, that means it's good," he said. "It's
one of the oldest buildings in downtown. It's the oldest steel structure in
downtown, it's fantastic for a law office."
Another sheriff sale will be held in two weeks, and if a
buyer can't be found, Lucas County will likely get involved through the land
bank program, to try to secure a future for the Spitzer Building.