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  • No injuries after water rescue at Farnsworth Metropark

    No injuries after water rescue at Farnsworth Metropark

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:43 PM EDT2014-04-19 02:43:46 GMT
    Waterville crews are trying to reach passengers on a boat stuck on the Maumee River. It's happening near Farnsworth Metropark in Waterville. No one is hurt, but a family is stuck on a boat that has been
    Waterville crews safely rescued passengers who were stuck on a boat on the Maumee River Friday afternoon. It's happened near Farnsworth Metropark in Waterville.
  • Missing boater's father: "We just want to get him home"

    Missing boater's father: "We just want to get him home"

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:09 PM EDT2014-04-19 02:09:36 GMT
    We are learning more about the two remaining missing boaters on Lake Erie. Bryan Huff of Rossford is an experienced fisherman. His dad says he lived on the lake. Andrew Rose of Maumee works as a bartender
    The Ottawa County Sheriff concluded his department's search for the two remaining missing boaters on Lake Erie Friday evening.
  • Easter Sunday forecast

    Easter Sunday forecast

    Friday, April 18 2014 6:12 PM EDT2014-04-18 22:12:06 GMT
    Here is your Easter Sunday forecast. It will be a cool start with a low near 34 degrees. You may want your winter coats for sunrise service. The sun will rise at 6:47am on Easter. Once the sun comes up,
    It will be a cool start, with a warm and sunny afternoon.
  • Lima man sentenced for sex with minors

    Lima man sentenced for sex with minors

    Friday, April 18 2014 6:11 PM EDT2014-04-18 22:11:50 GMT
    A Lima man will spend up to 22 years behind bars for forcing minors to take part in sexual activity. Addison Richardson was sentenced Friday in a US district court. He pleaded guilty in January to having sexual
    A Lima man will spend up to 22 years behind bars for forcing minors to take part in sexual activity.
  • Easter Sand Sculpture complete in Finday

    Easter Sand Sculpture complete in Finday

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:16 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:16:23 GMT
    Each year, Roger Powell celebrates Easter through art.But it's not a painting or something made out of clay.  It's a huge sculpture carved out of sand."I can't say any reason or rhyme for it," Powell said.
    The 15th annual Easter Sand Sculpture is drawing large crowds to the Hancock County Fairgrounds.
  • Jury finds Amanda Bacon guilty in death of her son

    Jury finds Amanda Bacon guilty in death of her son

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:02 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:02:16 GMT
    The jury found Amanda Bacon guilty in the murder of her son. She was found guilty of murder and child endangerment charges. She was not found guilty of aggravated murder. Amanda Bacon was charged with
    The jury has found Amanda Bacon guilty in the murder of her son. The jury returned a guilty verdict on murder and child endangerment charges. Bacon was not found guilty of aggravated murder.
  • 68 graduate from the Toledo Police Academy

    68 graduate from the Toledo Police Academy

    Friday, April 18 2014 1:16 PM EDT2014-04-18 17:16:58 GMT
    The road to graduation isn't easy, but 68 men and women made it to the finish line.They're no officially members of the Toledo Police Department."I'm very excited, very happy to make it to this day," Ben-Jiang
    68 men and women graduate from the Toledo Police Academy.
  • Bodies of 2 boaters recovered; 2 still missing

    Bodies of 2 boaters recovered; 2 still missing

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:05 PM EDT2014-04-18 03:05:29 GMT
    The Coast Guard is searching for a missing boat with at least three people on board.Officials say they received a report of a 21-foot bath boat that hadn't returned when it was expected.They say the boaters
    The search continues by air and water for two boaters who are still missing in Lake Erie.  The US Coast Guard found two women dead in the water this afternoon. The search for two men who were with them is ongoing.
  • Virus killing piglets in Ohio and Michigan

    Virus killing baby pigs in Ohio and Michigan

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:24 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:24:33 GMT
    The cold winter we just came through helped fuel a virus in pigs. It's threatening pork production and pushing up prices. The Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus or PEDV has killed thousands of piglets across
    The cold winter we just came through helped fuel a virus in pigs. It's threatening pork production and pushing up prices. The Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus or PEDV has killed thousands of piglets.
  • Report: More beds needed at Lucas Co. Jail

    Report: More beds needed at Lucas Co. Jail

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:08 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:08:27 GMT
    More beds are needed at the Lucas County Jail. That's the conclusion of part one of a feasibility study. The current jail should only house about 350 inmates, but it houses around 425 on a regular basis. Those
    More beds are needed at the Lucas County Jail. That's the conclusion of part one of a feasibility study.
  • Suspect indicted in Port Clinton HS bomb threat

    Suspect indicted in Port Clinton HS bomb threat

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:05 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:05:36 GMT
    The Ottawa County Grand Jury has indicted a suspect in connection to the bomb threat at Port Clinton High School on April 1. Alex Fletcher is charged with inducing panic, disrupting public services and
    The Ottawa County Grand Jury has indicted a suspect in connection to the bomb threat at Port Clinton High School on April 1.
  • Hoarding case leaves Humane Society with a full house

    Hoarding case leaves Humane Society with a full house

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:49 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:49:41 GMT
    The Toledo Area Humane Society needs your help clearing out the shelter. Last Friday, investigators seized more than two dozen animals from a home in the 200 block of Portsmouth near West Sylvania. Cruelty
    The Toledo Area Humane Society is looking for foster families and new families looking to adopt. Last week they seized more than two dozen animals from an alleged hoarding case.
  • Man injured by drunk driver upset by sentence

    Man injured by drunk driver upset by sentence

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:33 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:33:41 GMT
    On December 7, 2013, Mike Lemon was driving to Wendys to get his kids some Frostys from Wendy's, when life as he knew it was shattered. He tells 13abc, "My first memory was several days later when i woke
    Man injured by drunk driver upset by sentence
  • Coast Guard warns weekend boaters

    Coast Guard warns weekend boaters

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:21 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:21:35 GMT
    The Coast Guard is warning boaters that despite the warmer weather, Lake Erie is still very cold. There is still some ice in eastern Lake Erie with a water temperature of 32 degrees. The water temperature
    Water temperatures are still very cold despite warmer weather.
  • Workers at Piston Automotive end strike

    Workers at Piston Automotive end strike

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:18 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:18:16 GMT
    Some workers at Piston Automotive walked off the job on Thursday morning. They are asking for UAW representation and say the company is refusing to acknowledge that. We have a reporter on the scene
    A dispute between a North Toledo auto supplier and the UAW has ended, after workers walked off the job Thursday morning.
  • Jury deliberations continue in Amanda Bacon trial

    Jury deliberations continue in Amanda Bacon trial

    Jury deliberations continued Thursday in the trial of Amanda Bacon, the Toledo woman accused of killing her six-month-old son Avery in December 2012. 13abc's Amy Montgomery has the latest from the courtroom.
  • Springfield Schools outline levy options

    Springfield Schools outline levy options

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 10:12 PM EDT2014-04-17 02:12:28 GMT
    The Springfield Local School District is trying to figure out how to balance its books.Steep increases in healthcare costs, flat revenue and declining property values have school leaders tossing around
    Springfield school leaders meet with taxpayers to discuss possible levy options for upcoming elections.
  • Bomb hoax won’t discourage local marathon runners

    Bomb hoax won’t discourage local marathon runners

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 10:10 PM EDT2014-04-17 02:10:37 GMT
    Boston police have stepped up patrols near the marathon finish line on Wednesday following a bomb hoax. Kevin Edson is facing several charges. He is accused of placing a backpack near the finish line
    "I'm not afraid to go," says Cathy Meier of Findlay. "It never once occurred to me to be afraid to go."
  • New police recruit is a cancer survivor

    New police recruit is a cancer survivor

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 6:11 PM EDT2014-04-16 22:11:36 GMT
    In February of 2013,13 ABC was there when Private First Class Andrew Pennington was reunited with his family. The Oregon native had been serving in Afghanistan and was able to hold his son for the first
    In February of 2013,13 ABC was there when Private First Class Andrew Pennington was reunited with his family. The Oregon native had been serving in Afghanistan and was able to hold his son for the first
  • Jury deliberations begin in Amanda Bacon murder trial

    Jury deliberations begin in Amanda Bacon murder trial

    Did Amanda Bacon smash her baby's head so hard it ended up killing him? It's up to the jury now, and the verdict could come as early as Thursday morning.
  • Warmer temps impact local crops

    Warmer temps impact local crops

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 5:36 PM EDT2014-04-16 21:36:04 GMT
    "We're getting hotter, longer, warmer heat waves, that's going to be the real problem."Scott Heckathorn and his team are racing to find answers for how plants react to heat.  He's watched them adapt over
    "We're getting hotter, longer, warmer heat waves, that's going to be the real problem."
  • Big need for mentors in NW Ohio

    Big need for mentors in NW Ohio

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 5:12 PM EDT2014-04-16 21:12:00 GMT
    A program that helps hundreds of children in our community every year needs your help. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwestern Ohio is launching a new campaign called "60 mentors in 60 days." There are
    A program that helps hundreds of children in our community every year needs your help. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwestern Ohio is launching a new campaign called "60 mentors in 60 days." There are about 250 children on a waiting list and without a boost in volunteers some of them will never have a chance to take part in the program.
  • Inside the 180th Fighter Wing

    Inside the 180th Fighter Wing

    That sound of jet engines you hear flying overhead is the sound of training exercises for the 180th Fighter Wing out of Toledo Express, but there's a lot that happens before those pilots take off. 13abc’s Christina Williams has the story.
  • Toledo serial bank robber arrested in Colorado

    Toledo serial bank robber arrested in Colorado

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 5:02 PM EDT2014-04-16 21:02:39 GMT
    A man accused of robbing banks in Toledo is behind bars in Colorado. Jason Radigan was busted in Colorado Saturday. Toledo police believe he robbed four banks since the first of the year, including a
    A man accused of robbing banks in Toledo is behind bars in Colorado. Jason Radigan was busted in Colorado Saturday.
  • Southwyck's future still cloudy

    Southwyck's future still cloudy

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 4:33 PM EDT2014-04-16 20:33:05 GMT
    Acre after acre of prime land in South Toledo sits as pitted concrete and untamed grass.The hot spot to shop for decades, sits alone; the future of the site, cloudy, even on a sunny day.Cheryl Gensler
    Acre after acre of prime land in South Toledo sits as pitted concrete and untamed grass.The hot spot to shop for decades, sits alone; the future of the site, cloudy, even on a sunny day.Cheryl Gensler
  • Local man related to Titanic passenger

    Local man related to Titanic passenger

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 3:00 PM EDT2014-04-16 19:00:21 GMT
    Earl Tolbert has a connection to a third class passenger aboard the legendary Titanic. He finds his name quickly at the imagination station's titanic artifact exhibit. He tells 13 ABC, "his brother was
    Earl Tolbert has a connection to a third class passenger aboard the legendary Titanic. He finds his name quickly at the imagination station's titanic artifact exhibit. He tells 13 ABC, "his brother was
  • Toledo sets another record low

    Toledo sets another record low

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 2:31 PM EDT2014-04-16 18:31:35 GMT
    This morning's low temperature fell to 19 degrees which broke another record low. The old record was set 139 years ago when the temperature fell to 20 degrees. While today is the first time this month
    Old record was set in 1875.
  • Amanda Bacon takes the stand

    Amanda Bacon takes the stand

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:08 PM EDT2014-04-16 03:08:50 GMT
    Emotions ran high in the courtroom as a mother, charged in the death of her infant son took the stand for the first time.Amanda Bacon is charged with murder and endangering children after her son Avery,
    Amanda Bacon takes the stand for the first time.
  • Local runners heading back to Boston for Monday’s marathon

    Local runners heading back to Boston for Monday’s marathon

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-04-16 02:04:55 GMT
    Tuesday marks the one year anniversary of the bombings at the finish line of the Boston Marathon which killed three people and injured 260 people. Dozens of runners from Northwest Ohio and Southeast
    "I'm not nervous about there being another terror attack or the possibility that there could be one," says Jay Yockey. "I don't want to live a life in fear. I still want to do what I love to do."
  • Clerk guilty of selling alcohol to teens before fatal wreck

    Clerk guilty of selling alcohol to teens before fatal wreck

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 9:11 PM EDT2014-04-16 01:11:40 GMT
    A Lucas County jury has found former liquor store employee Nicholas Thompson guilty of selling alcohol to underage Ottawa Hills students.  18-year-old Brian Hoeflinger, an Ottawa Hills High School senior,
    A Lucas County jury has found former liquor store employee Nicholas Thompson guilty for selling alcohol to underage Ottawa Hills students.  18-year-old Brian Hoefflinger, an Ottawa Hills High School senior, was killed after that sale in a drunk driving accident. Thompson worked at Foxx Liquor on Dorr Street.
  • Missing Tiffin man with autism found safe in Toledo

    Missing Tiffin man with autism found safe in Toledo

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 9:01 PM EDT2014-04-16 01:01:12 GMT
    Tiffin police are asking for the public's help finding an 18-year-old man with autism.  Police tell 13abc that Shiloh Robinson, 18, was last seen around 3:00pm Sunday.  Investigators say Robinson left
    Tiffin police say an 18-year-old man with autism whose mother reported him missing on Sunday has been found.
  • Families recovering after massive Toledo fire

    Families recovering after massive Toledo fire

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 6:06 PM EDT2014-04-15 22:06:21 GMT
    The investigation continues into a massive Toledo apartment fire as the victims work to rebuild their lives with the help of the American Red Cross. As you can imagine it is extremely hard for many of
    The investigation continues into a massive Toledo apartment fire as the victims work to rebuild their lives with the help of the American Red Cross. As you can imagine it is extremely hard for many of them to talk about what they lost that day. But they're truly grateful for what was saved and many say they are amazed by the people and organizations working to help.
  • Now Open: Paint Your Place

    Now Open: Paint Your Place

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 5:49 PM EDT2014-04-15 21:49:23 GMT
    A local business hopes to make your life colorful one brush stroke at a time! Paint Your Place is located on Holland-Sylvania and Hill.  The business offers painting workshops for families and birthday
    A local business hopes to make your life colorful one brush stroke at a time! Paint Your Place is located on Holland-Sylvania and Hill.
  • Icy roads and snow lead to wrecks

    Icy roads and snow lead to wrecks

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 5:10 PM EDT2014-04-15 21:10:11 GMT
    We talked about accumulating snow for more than a week leading up to last night but that didn't make the bitter pill any easier to swallow.  Rain's transition into snow led to icy conditions, as you likely
    Many areas pick up 2"+ of snow overnight.
  • Voters urged to support Issue One

    Voters urged to support Issue One

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 3:09 PM EDT2014-04-15 19:09:11 GMT
    Roads and bridges in northwest Ohio need fixing and that takes money. So a line up of local leaders is urging support of a bonding issue up for vote in May as the way to get that work done. It's called
    Lucas County commissioners approved a resolution supporting Issue One which will make nearly $2 Billion dollars in road repair money available to Ohio community over the next 10 years.
  • Toledo Highway Patrol Post investigates fatal traffic crash

    Toledo Highway Patrol Post investigates fatal traffic crash

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 2:32 PM EDT2014-04-15 18:32:10 GMT
    The Toledo Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash that occurred on State Route 2 near mile post 4. On Tuesday April 15, 2014, at approximately 7:23 AM, a 2008 Ford F-350
    The Toledo Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash that occurred on State Route 2 near mile post 4.
  • Ohio EPA says no sediment dumping in Lake Erie

    Ohio EPA says no sediment dumping in Lake Erie

    Ohio environmental officials have approved the dredging of Cleveland Harbor and the Cuyahoga (KY-uh-HOH'-guh) River - but the sediment can't be dumped in Lake Erie.
    Ohio environmental officials have approved the dredging of Cleveland Harbor and the Cuyahoga River - but the sediment can't be dumped in Lake Erie.
  • TPS and YMCA strike a deal

    TPS and YMCA strike a deal

    Monday, April 14 2014 10:47 PM EDT2014-04-15 02:47:59 GMT
    After much discussion and debate, Toledo Public Schools is ready to take ownership of the Summit YMCA.Monday the school board sealed the deal, passing a resolution to buy the property."The vision that
    TPS and the YMCA strike a deal on the purchase of the Summit location.
  • Former Ottawa Hills student testifies liquor store clerk did not ask for ID

    Former Ottawa Hills student testifies liquor store clerk did not ask for ID

    Monday, April 14 2014 9:07 PM EDT2014-04-15 01:07:26 GMT
    The trial began on Monday of the former liquor store employee linked to the death of Ottawa Hills teenager Brian Hoeflinger. The 18-year-old died in a drunk driving accident last year. 13abc's Christine
    The trial began on Monday of the former liquor store employee linked to the death of Ottawa Hills teenager Brian Hoeflinger. 
  • Governor Snyder unveils statewide plan in Dundee

    Governor Snyder unveils statewide plan in Dundee

    Monday, April 14 2014 6:42 PM EDT2014-04-14 22:42:01 GMT
    Every year hundreds of millions worth of recyclable materials in Michigan end up in landfills. Governor Rick Snyder has a plan to change that and he talked about it in Monroe County on Monday. Within two
    Every year hundreds of millions worth of recyclable materials in Michigan end up in landfills. Governor Rick Snyder has a plan to change that and he talked about it in Monroe County on Monday.
  • Could Habitat help with Toledo blighted homes?

    Could Habitat help with Toledo blighted homes?

    Monday, April 14 2014 6:40 PM EDT2014-04-14 22:40:35 GMT
    The 13abc I-Team staying on top of its recent report on homes in the city of Toledo paid for with tax payer money and are now vacant.  Many of them have been demolished and now an empty piece of land.
    Habitat for Humanity officials were asked Monday if they could help the city of Toledo with its vacant home population.
  • Toledo mom's interrogation tape shown in court

    Toledo mom's interrogation tape shown in court

    Monday, April 14 2014 6:33 PM EDT2014-04-14 22:33:35 GMT
    A Toledo mother accused of hitting her child's head on a hard surface told detectives over and over she didn't hurt her son. The tape of officers questioning Amanda Bacon was played in court today.  Amanda
    A Toledo mother accused of hitting her child's head on a hard surface told detectives over and over she didn't hurt her son. The tape of officers questioning Amanda Bacon was played in court today.
  • Now Open: Luxe Laser Center

    Now Open: Luxe Laser Center

    Monday, April 14 2014 5:49 PM EDT2014-04-14 21:49:59 GMT
    A new business focusing on veins and skin rejuvenation is opening its doors in Maumee. Luxe Laser Vein and Body Center in Maumee held a ribbon-cutting Monday. The center says it offers safe laser treatments
    A new business focusing on veins and skin rejuvenation is opening its doors in Maumee. Luxe Laser Vein and Body Center in Maumee held a ribbon-cutting Monday.
  • Lunar eclipse likely obscured

    Lunar eclipse likely obscured

    Monday, April 14 2014 5:36 PM EDT2014-04-14 21:36:29 GMT
    As meteorologists, we're often getting questions about space.  Our science gets its name from the "meteors" falling from clouds, like rain or hail.  While some think our heads are in the clouds, we turned
    Tonight's clouds and snow will make lunar eclipse tough to see.
  • Effort to decriminalize pot in Toledo

    Effort to decriminalize pot in Toledo

    Monday, April 14 2014 5:33 PM EDT2014-04-14 21:33:17 GMT
    Toledo could be the test case for legal marijuana in Ohio. The group Northwest Ohio NORML will soon circulate a petition in order to get the measure on the November ballot. The group wants to decriminalize
    The Northwest Ohio chapter of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML) will circulate a petition to get a measure on the November ballot to decriminalize pot in the City of Toledo.
  • TPD looking for suspect in weekend murder

    TPD looking for suspect in weekend murder

    A Toledo man was found dead on a sidewalk over the weekend, and now police need your help finding the killer.
  • UT Trustees approve campus smoking ban

    UT Trustees approve campus smoking ban

    Monday, April 14 2014 5:12 PM EDT2014-04-14 21:12:32 GMT
    Smokers will have to find a new place to light up in the months ahead. The University of Toledo is banning smoking and tobacco products on campus. The ban does not go in effect immediately, school leaders
    Smokers will have to find a new place to light up in the months ahead. The University of Toledo is banning smoking and tobacco products on campus. The ban does not go into effect immediately. School leaders say there will be a grace period so that the message can get out to all of the students.
  • Strong winds likely culprit for area power outages

    Strong winds likely culprit for area power outages

    Monday, April 14 2014 3:15 PM EDT2014-04-14 19:15:09 GMT
    Customers are out of power just north of the state line in Michigan. According to Consumer's Energy there are over one-thousand homes without power in Temperance. In addition about 200 customers are without
    High winds Monday morning took a toll on a number of trees and power lines. It's been so windy, the Ohio Turnpike had to issue a ban on high-profile vehicles.
  • Judge to Ohio: Recognize out-of-state gay marriage

    Judge to Ohio: Recognize out-of-state gay marriage

    Monday, April 14 2014 11:33 AM EDT2014-04-14 15:33:01 GMT
    CINCINNATI (AP) - A federal judge has ordered Ohio authorities to recognize the marriages of gay couples performed in other states. Judge Timothy Black's ruling on Monday criticized the state's "ongoing
    A federal judge has ordered Ohio authorities to recognize the marriages of gay couples performed in other states.
  • Teen shot at Weiler Homes

    Teen shot at Weiler Homes

    Sunday, April 13 2014 11:10 PM EDT2014-04-14 03:10:35 GMT
    Police are responding to the scene of what they call a gang-related shooting at the Weiler Homes in Toledo.At least one person was shot.
    Toledo Police say a 15-year-old was shot at the Weiler Homes in Toledo on Sunday night.
  • Woman hit by car while walking dog dies

    Woman hit by car while walking dog dies

    Sunday, April 13 2014 10:56 PM EDT2014-04-14 02:56:52 GMT
    A Swanton woman is dead after being hit by a car while walking her dog.  Haylee Brandt, 30, was walking her car around 8:30 Wednesday night on North Main Street near Valleywoods Drives when she was hit
    A Swanton woman is dead after being hit by a car while walking her dog.
  • Spring fades to snow late Monday

    Spring fades to snow late Monday

    Sunday, April 13 2014 9:44 PM EDT2014-04-14 01:44:39 GMT
    The next 36 hours will be one wild ride when it comes to our weather. Temperatures have been in the middle 70s all afternoon Sunday. Temperatures will stay very warm overnight Sunday and we will have an
    Snow accumulations possible.
  • Disabled hockey players take on BGSU Falcons

    Disabled hockey players take on BGSU Falcons

    Sunday, April 13 2014 7:52 PM EDT2014-04-13 23:52:03 GMT
    The Bowling Green State University are used to playing hockey, but they were a little out of their element on Sunday playing sled hockey against disabled athletes as part of a fundraiser for the Adaptive
    The Bowling Green State University Falcons are used to playing hockey, but they were a little out of their element on Sunday playing sled hockey against disabled athletes as part of a fundraiser for the Adaptive Sports Program of Ohio.
  • Barely 1lb at birth, 5-yr-old Ava now helping others survive

    Barely 1lb at birth, 5-yr-old Ava now helping others survive

    Sunday, April 13 2014 7:03 PM EDT2014-04-13 23:03:13 GMT
    Looking at 5-year-old Ava Hopings today, you would never know this energetic child almost didn't make it. She was born 13 weeks early, weighing just over a pound and survived a severe brain hemorrhage
    Looking at 5-year-old Ava Hopings today, you would never know this energetic child almost didn't make it. She was born 13 weeks early, weighing just over a pound and survived a severe brain hemorrhage that doctors feared could permanently disable her.
  • Baby in ICU after 4-yr-old brother accidentally sets crib blanket on fire

    Baby in ICU after 4-yr-old brother accidentally sets crib blanket on fire

    Sunday, April 13 2014 2:31 PM EDT2014-04-13 18:31:20 GMT
    A baby is in intensive care this morning after Monroe Police say her 4-year old brother accidentally set a crib blanket on fire. According to the Monroe Evening News, the incident happened Friday inside
    A baby is in intensive care  her 4-year old brother accidentally set a crib blanket on fire.
  • PRO Home and Garden show ends Sunday

    PRO Home and Garden show ends Sunday

    Sunday, April 13 2014 11:23 AM EDT2014-04-13 15:23:56 GMT
    Sunday, April 13, is your last chance to check out the PRO Home and Garden show. Dozens of vendors will be on hand giving you remodeling tips, inspiration for projects and the tools to have professionals
    Sunday, April 13, is your last chance to check out the PRO Home and Garden show. Dozens of vendors will be on hand giving you remodeling tips, inspiration for projects and the tools to have professionals finish the job if needed. The show runs Sunday from 11am-4pm at the Seagate Centre in downtown Toledo.
  • Family of man killed outside bar asks public for help

    Family of man killed outside bar asks public for help

    Saturday, April 12 2014 11:42 PM EDT2014-04-13 03:42:00 GMT
    Toledo police are investigating an alleged assault. It happened around 3 a.m. Saturday morning outside of Malibu's bar on W. Alexis Road. Investigators are not releasing much information. At least one
    Toledo police are investigating a homicide after 27-year old Robert Turner Jr. was found beaten to death outside Malibu's Bar on W. Alexis Road. The family is looking for justice.
  • 2-alarm fire rips through Secor Terrace apartments

    2-alarm fire rips through Secor Terrace apartments

    Saturday, April 12 2014 8:58 PM EDT2014-04-13 00:58:50 GMT
    We are following breaking news, Toledo Fire Fighters are on the scene of an apartment fire. Investigators say the fire started just before 5am at the Secor Terrace apartments in the 4900 block of Secor
    A stubborn apartment fire kept crews busy in west Toledo this morning. Investigators say the fire started just before 5am at the Secor Terrace apartments in the 4900 block of Secor Road near Laskey.
  • Families clash at courthouse

    Families clash at courthouse

    Saturday, April 12 2014 8:25 PM EDT2014-04-13 00:25:58 GMT
    Tempers flared outside the courthouse after Ronald Boaston faced a judge. Ronald Boaston's sister says she was upset when she interrupted an interview with the sister of murder victim Brandi Goyner-Boaston.
    Tempers flared outside the courthouse after Ronald Boaston faced a judge. Ronald Boaston's sister says she was upset when she interrupted an interview with the sister of murder victim Brandi Gonyer-Boaston.
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