Saturday, August 16 2014 9:42 PM EDT2014-08-17 01:42:26 GMT
Five years of planning and discussion is finally paying off. On Saturday, ground was broken for the Glass City Dog Park. It's located on the site of the former South Toledo YMCA along the Anthony WayneMore >>
It's located on the site of the former South Toledo YMCA along the Anthony Wayne Trail.
Dogs came with their owners, many of them with plans to check out and join the park.More >>
Wednesday, August 20 2014 1:35 PM EDT2014-08-20 17:35:47 GMT
Lyndi Trischler has a passion for police work. She became a Florence Police officer in February 2012. Last year, she welcomed her first daughter and a few months later became pregnant with her firstMore >>
Lyndi Trischler has a passion for police work. That's why she became a Florence Police officer in 2012. Now, she says, she is forced to choose between her job and her family.More >>
Dashcam footage captures an amazingly acrobatic motorcycle accident. As a car switches lanes, a motorcyclist slams into the vehicle's rear bumper. The motorcyclists is launched into the air, flips andMore >>
Dashcam footage captures an amazingly acrobatic motorcycle accident.More >>
Tuesday, August 19 2014 4:10 PM EDT2014-08-19 20:10:07 GMT
The police chief for Gulf Shores along Alabama's coast is weighing-in on the actions of the law enforcement commander in charge of Ferguson, Missouri's in the wake of an escalating crisis brought on byMore >>
Gulf Shores Police Chief Ed Delmore wrote a blistering open letter to Captain Ronald S. Johnson, who was given command of law enforcement operations following days of looting and rioting in the city.More >>
Downtown food trucks are
getting a lot of attention. The question of fundamental fairness has been
raised by the owners of the brick and mortar establishments, whose investments
and permanence far exceed that borne by food truck owners.
While these assertions are
true, the right to exist and the benefit of food trucks has been clearly
demonstrated in numerous, successful downtowns around the country. In
those cities, food trucks co-exist and complement established
restaurants by offering limited menus and fast,
Food trucks should make it or
not based on the quality of the food and the satisfaction of the
customers. Food trucks should not be arbitrarily legislated into a
non-competitive situation that is restrictive and economically unhealthy.
I am sure a lot of downtown
business owners wish they could use the power of the city to eliminate
So, as downtown Toledo seeks
to infuse a feeling of life, at the very least, food trucks offer the
appearance of vibrancy and activity. That should be good enough to keep
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