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  • Local filmmakers seek donations for Toledo shoot

    Local filmmakers seek donations for Toledo shoot

    Monday, June 17 2013 9:03 PM EDT2013-06-18 01:03:21 GMT
    Most movies are made in big cities like Los Angeles or New York.   But three local filmmakers are raising money to shoot their movie right here in Toledo and you can help. They need to raise $100,000
    Three local filmmakers seeking $100,000 in donations in order to shoot "Market Corrections" in Toledo using local cast and crew.
  • Investigators call house fire in N. Toledo arson

    Fire damages North Toledo home

    Tuesday, June 11 2013 11:14 AM EDT2013-06-11 15:14:54 GMT
    Toledo firefighters are still on the scene of a house fire in the 300 block of Allen off of Lagrange.The fire left heavy damage to the fire floor of the home.Right now, it's unclear how the fire started.
    Toledo fire investigators say an early morning fire was arson. The fire started at a home in the 300 block of Austin near Lagrange in North Toledo.
  • Fire in N. Huron duplex twice in same morning

    Fire in N. Huron duplex twice in same morning

    Friday, June 7 2013 9:11 AM EDT2013-06-07 13:11:36 GMT
    Toledo Firefighters are trying to determine what caused a fire inside of a vacant duplex for the second time this morning.Both fires happened inside of 1113 N. Huron near Elm. The first fire happened around
    Toledo Firefighters are trying to determine what caused a fire inside of a vacant duplex for the second time this morning.Both fires happened inside of 1113 N. Huron near Elm. 
  • Ammunition ordering delays felt locally

    Ammunition ordering delays felt locally

    Monday, June 3 2013 12:19 AM EDT2013-06-03 04:19:04 GMT
    It's happening all over the country. Local police are having trouble getting bullets. The Toledo Police Department and those in surrounding areas are not immune to the ammunition shortage. "It's creating
    It's happening all over the country. Local police are having trouble getting bullets. The Toledo Police Department and those in surrounding areas are not immune to the ammunition shortage.
  • Man dies after falling from vehicle in domestic dispute

    Man dies after falling from vehicle in domestic dispute

    Sunday, June 2 2013 8:32 AM EDT2013-06-02 12:32:15 GMT
    A man is dead after falling from the hood of a moving vehicle. This happened around 6:15 p.m. Friday in Morenci, Michigan on the 400 block of Lincoln. According to the police department's Facebook page,
    A man is dead after falling from the hood of a moving vehicle. This happened around 6:15 p.m. Friday in Morenci, Michigan on the 400 block of Lincoln. According to the police department's Facebook page,
  • Bennett's in McComb to close, liquidate furniture

    Bennett's in McComb to close, liquidate furniture

    Friday, May 31 2013 4:50 AM EDT2013-05-31 08:50:14 GMT
    One main street mainstay is closing its doors for good. Bennett's in McComb has fallen to the tough economy changing times. "There just comes a point in the small towns to try to drive traffic to them
    One main street mainstay is closing its doors for good. Bennett's in McComb has fallen to the tough economy changing times.
  • Irish Hills towers face Aug. 1st demolition deadline

    Irish Hills towers face Aug. 1st demolition deadline

    Thursday, May 30 2013 7:18 AM EDT2013-05-30 11:18:56 GMT
    An iconic symbol of the Irish Hills may have to come down. The Irish Hills towers were built in 1924, but closed to the public in 2000. Now, there's an effort to save the towers and the history behind
    An iconic symbol of the Irish Hills may have to come down. The Irish Hills towers were built in 1924, but closed to the public in 2000. Now, there's an effort to save the towers and the history behind
  • Rainy Memorial Day impacts some local businesses

    Rainy Memorial Day impacts some local businesses

    Monday, May 27 2013 11:47 PM EDT2013-05-28 03:47:08 GMT
    The summer kicked off to a soggy start on Monday.  But local businesses still saw decent crowds, especially at indoor attractions.
    The summer kicked off to a soggy start on Monday.  But local businesses still saw decent crowds, especially at indoor attractions.
  • Suspects on the run after shooting up Toledo apartment

    One man is in the hospital after an apartment shooting.

    Monday, May 27 2013 2:51 PM EDT2013-05-27 18:51:37 GMT
    One man is in the hospital after his apartment was shot up. Police say someone fired at least a dozens shots into an apartment in the 1400 block of Brooke Park Drive off of Jackman road. Police say the
    One man is in the hospital after his apartment was shot up.

    Police say someone fired at least a dozen shots into an apartment in the 1400 block of Brooke Park Drive off of Jackman road.
  • Memorial Day discounts for military

    Memorial Day discounts for military

    Monday, May 27 2013 2:41 PM EDT2013-05-27 18:41:01 GMT
    On Memorial Day, many restaurants and businesses want to say thank to all military personnel, past and present. So several businesses are giving out freebies and discounts to anyone with a military ID. 1.
    On Memorial Day, many restaurants and businesses want to say thank to all military personnel, past and present. Several businesses are giving out freebies and discounts to anyone with a military ID.
  • Stryker police chief pleads no contest to animal cruelty

    Stryker police chief pleads no contest to animal cruelty

    Friday, May 24 2013 6:04 PM EDT2013-05-24 22:04:46 GMT
    There are new details in the cat killing controversy in Stryker that we first told you about in March. Stryker Police Chief Steve Schlosser pleaded no contest to animal cruelty in Bryan Municipal Court
    A judge found Chief Steve Schlosser guilty and sentenced him to pay a $500 fine, plus court costs. It all stems from a stray cat killing controversy 13abc first reported in March.
  • Valarie Williams thanks TPD officers for saving her life

    Valarie Williams thanks TPD officers for saving her life

    Thursday, May 23 2013 8:02 PM EDT2013-05-24 00:02:06 GMT
    The 27-year-old woman who was on the ground staring into the barrel of a shotgun says Toledo police officers saved her life. Valarie Williams tells 13 ABC's Christine Long that it is nothing short of
    The 27-year-old woman who was on the ground staring into the barrel of a shotgun says Toledo police officers saved her life. As a man stood over her pointing a shotgun to her face, Valerie Williams says, "It was like an angel came because the cops pulled up."
  • On the road with Northwest Ohio's K-9 cops

    On the road with Northwest Ohio's K-9 cops

    Thursday, May 23 2013 5:39 PM EDT2013-05-23 21:39:26 GMT
    We often report stories on the Ohio State Highway Patrol's K-9 unit. The dogs help Troopers find huge quantities of illegal drugs in our region every year. But between the big hits is a lot of hard work,
    Ride along as an elite group of four legged crime fighters and their handlers take drugs off Northwest Ohio roads. 
  • New Wolcott House exhibit

    New Wolcott House exhibit

    Thursday, May 23 2013 2:32 PM EDT2013-05-23 18:32:08 GMT
    Patriotism, petticoats and progress. That's the topic of an ongoing exhibit at the Wolcott House Museum in Maumee!
    Patriotism, petticoats and progress. That's the topic of an ongoing exhibit at the Wolcott House Museum in Maumee!
  • Wood County Humane Society Garage Sale

    Wood County Humane Society Garage Sale

    Thursday, May 23 2013 2:31 PM EDT2013-05-23 18:31:46 GMT
    The annual Wood County Humane Society Benefit Garage Sale is underway! The sale is being held at the Wood County Fairgrounds in Bowling Green.
    The annual Wood County Humane Society Benefit Garage Sale is underway! The sale is being held at the Wood County Fairgrounds in Bowling Green.
  • 'Grandma Scam' swindles seniors out of thousands

    'Grandma Scam' swindles seniors out of thousands

    Tuesday, May 21 2013 11:11 PM EDT2013-05-22 03:11:02 GMT
    Imagine picking up the phone to hear your grandchild is in trouble.  You're told not to tell any other family members, and send cash right away. Chances are, it's a crook trying to pull the 'Grandma Scam'.
    Imagine picking up the phone to hear your grandchild is in trouble.  You're told not to tell any other family members, and send cash right away. Chances are, it's a crook trying to pull the 'Grandma Scam'.
  • The mystery beneath Lake Erie

    The mystery beneath Lake Erie

    Monday, May 20 2013 11:15 PM EDT2013-05-21 03:15:43 GMT
    Thousands of shipwrecks rest close to home and some local divers are on a mission to discover them. The weather on Lake Erie can be violent at times without much warning. Darkness, fog, wind and waves
    Local divers are on a search to discover some of the thousands of shipwrecks on the bottom of Lake Erie.
  • I-Team looks into delinquent utility bills

    I-Team looks into delinquent utility bills

    Thursday, May 16 2013 6:10 PM EDT2013-05-16 22:10:32 GMT
    Just about $24 million is how much the 13abc I-team has discovered is owed to the city of Toledo in utility bills dating back to the 1970s.  So what's being done to collect that money with rising water
    Just about $24 million is how much the 13abc I-team has discovered is owed to the city of Toledo in utility bills dating back to the 1970s.  Some of that money is uncollectable because the residents have left and there's no way to track them down. 
  • Toledo woman confronts would-be home invader with handgun

    Toledo woman confronts would-be home invader with handgun

    Thursday, May 16 2013 6:03 PM EDT2013-05-16 22:03:23 GMT
    Tense moments in the early morning hours, as a woman carrying a gun confronts a man trying to get into her home.The attempted home invasion happened on the 1900 block of Loxley near Upton, just before
    Betty Collins is a woman who stands her ground - with a gun in her hand. There were some tense moments early this morning, when she confronted a man trying to get into her home.
  • Parents' emotional presentation to prevent teen drunk driving deaths

    Parents' emotional presentation to prevent teen drunk driving deaths

    Wednesday, May 15 2013 11:05 PM EDT2013-05-16 03:05:35 GMT
    Three months ago, Drs. Brian and Cindy Hoeflinger would never have imagined they would stand on the stage at the Ottawa Hills High School auditorium and talk about the dangers of teenagers drinking and
    Just past midnight on a cold February morning, 18-year-old Brian Hoeflinger, in his mother's words, "made a bad decision."
  • Clyde Cancer Cluster families sue Whirlpool Corp.

    Clyde Cancer Cluster families sue Whirlpool Corp.

    Wednesday, May 15 2013 6:35 PM EDT2013-05-15 22:35:06 GMT
    After seven years of searching for answers, families in the Clyde Cancer Cluster believe they've found the possible cause of the unusually high rate of cancer in the small community. As a result of the
    After seven years of searching for answers, families in the Clyde Cancer Cluster believe they've found the possible cause of the unusually high rate of cancer in the small community.
  • Walters’ family 5K Run/Walk to remember tornado victims

    Walters’ family 5K Run/Walk to remember tornado victims

    Wednesday, May 15 2013 6:36 AM EDT2013-05-15 10:36:09 GMT
    It has been nearly three years since tornados ripped through Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan killing seven people in the path of destruction. Three of the victims were members of the Walters family
    It has been nearly three years since tornados ripped through Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan killing seven people in the path of destruction.
  • Clyde Cancer Cluster: What else the EPA found

    Clyde Cancer Cluster: What else the EPA found

    Tuesday, May 14 2013 11:13 PM EDT2013-05-15 03:13:12 GMT
    We have new details in the Clyde Cancer Cluster and the search for if something in the air, soil, or water is getting an unusually high rate of kids sick in Eastern Sandusky County. The focus for the
    The focus for the past six months has been on evidence of toxic sludge found buried at Whirlpool Park.
  • The Fight Lives On: Local families raise awareness for pediatric cancer

    The Fight Lives On: Local families raise awareness for pediatric cancer

    Monday, May 13 2013 8:00 PM EDT2013-05-14 00:00:33 GMT
    Each year in the United States, more than 13,000 kids will develop cancer before their 20th birthday.  It's a scary thought, but one families across Northwest Ohio know all too well.Though their stories
    Each year more than 13,000 kids in the U.S. will be diagnosed with some form of pediatric cancer.  Most of the time the diagnosis comes without warning.  That's why dozens of area families are working to raise awareness about a disease that is taking precious lives.
  • Local adoptions in limbo

    Local adoptions in limbo

    Friday, May 10 2013 5:38 PM EDT2013-05-10 21:38:46 GMT
    This weekend 3 local families are heading to Washington DC in hopes of bringing more attention to International Adoptions. The families were in the process of adopting Russian children when the ban went
    This weekend 3 local families are heading to Washington DC in hopes of bringing more attention to International Adoptions.
  • Potential tragedy avoided after weapons cache found in BG

    Potential tragedy avoided after weapons cache found in BG

    Thursday, May 9 2013 6:07 PM EDT2013-05-09 22:07:19 GMT
    Since the Boston bombings, people have become more aware that trouble can happen any time anywhere. You may not have realized it, but our community may well have narrowly avoided a tragedy late last
    Since the Boston bombings, people have become more aware that trouble can happen any time anywhere.
  • Cracking down on alcohol sales to minors

    Cracking down on alcohol sales to minors

    Wednesday, May 8 2013 11:20 PM EDT2013-05-09 03:20:33 GMT
    Recent statistics show there are nearly 11 million underage drinkers in the United States.Authorities are cracking down on carry outs that sell alcohol to minors.A confidential and underage informant enters
    Recent statistics show there are nearly 11 million underage drinkers in the United States.
    Authorities are cracking down on carry outs that sell alcohol to minors.
  • Gun violence on the streets of Toledo

    Gun violence on the streets of Toledo

    Tuesday, May 7 2013 11:08 PM EDT2013-05-08 03:08:57 GMT
    Gun violence can destroy lives and communities. There is a shooting on the streets of Toledo just about every night. Tonight we take a look at how guns are getting onto our streets and what police are
    Gun violence can destroy lives and communities. There is a shooting on the streets of Toledo just about every night. Tonight we take a look at how guns are getting onto our streets and what police are
  • Toledo officer thanks UT grads for help during assault

    Toledo officer thanks UT grads for help during assault

    Monday, May 6 2013 9:57 PM EDT2013-05-07 01:57:59 GMT
    A Toledo police officer is speaking out just days after she was assaulted, and the person investigators say was responsible for the attack faced a judge.  Delayno Stine was arraigned Monday morning. Investigators
    A Toledo police officer is speaking out just days after she was assaulted. The detective says she wants to thank some young men who just graduated fromUT who she says saved her life.
  • Unclaimed Funds waiting for NW Ohio residents

    Unclaimed Funds waiting for NW Ohio residents

    Monday, May 6 2013 4:54 PM EDT2013-05-06 20:54:19 GMT
    These lists include people in each county who have more than $2,000 in unclaimed funds. If you recognize someone's name on the list, the state asks that you let them know. Allen County Crawford County Defiance
    Thousands of dollars in unclaimed funds are waiting for residents all across Northwest Ohio. Is your name on the list? You could have money waiting for you!
  • Inmates "Race for Recovery" at TOCI

    Inmates "Race for Recovery" at TOCI

    Friday, May 3 2013 5:27 PM EDT2013-05-03 21:27:11 GMT
    It's proof that even behind bars, those in prison can still contribute to better the community. The Toledo Correctional Institution held its first 5-k race to raise money for a charity. Nearly two dozen
    The Toledo Correctional Institution held its first 5-k race to raise money for a charity.
  • State program spends millions, doesn't track funds

    State program spends millions, doesn't track funds

    Thursday, May 2 2013 6:29 PM EDT2013-05-02 22:29:21 GMT
    Imagine spending millions of dollars and not knowing where that money goes.  It's actually happening right here in Ohio, and it's tax payer money.  The money gives struggling families a little boost but
    Imagine spending millions of dollars and not knowing where it's going.  It's actually happening right here in Ohio, and it's taxpayer money.  The money gives struggling families a boost, but as the I-team discovered, there's no tracking it.
  • Food stamp fraud in Ohio

    Food stamp fraud in Ohio

    Thursday, May 2 2013 5:05 PM EDT2013-05-02 21:05:48 GMT
    Nearly 48 million Americans use food stamps, and, of course, some people cheat, costing you money. Even though people still refer to them as food stamps, Ohio did away with the paper coupons more than
    Ohio did away with the "food stamps" more than a decade ago. The modern "Electronic Benefit Transfer," or EBT cards, work like debit cards. They're supposed to cut the potential for fraud in half, but scammers are still slipping through the cracks!
  • Gasping for breath: how to escape from a submerged vehicle

    Gasping for breath: how to escape from a submerged vehicle

    Thursday, May 2 2013 2:24 AM EDT2013-05-02 06:24:22 GMT
    If your car goes into water, Michigan S.P. Trooper Brent Matsumoto walks us through the steps to safety. 1. Don't panic.  2. Unbuckle your seatbelt.  3. Roll your windows down.  4. Climb out the window.  5. Call for help.
    If your car goes into water, Michigan S.P. Trooper Brent Matsumoto walks us through the steps to safety. 1. Don't panic.  2. Unbuckle your seatbelt.  3. Roll your windows down.  4. Climb out the window.  5. Call for help.
  • Make-a-Wish helps the Hamblin Family

    Make-a-Wish helps the Hamblin Family

    Monday, April 29 2013 6:15 PM EDT2013-04-29 22:15:56 GMT
    8 year old Zoe Hamblin was born with a rare genetic disorder. When she was just 5 days old, she suffered a massive stroke. Her mother Cindi tells 13 ABC, "along with the blood clot in her brain she also
    8 year old Zoe Hamblin was born with a rare genetic disorder. When she was just 5 days old, she suffered a massive stroke.
  • Make-a-Wish helps the St. Clair Family

    Make-a-Wish helps the St. Clair Family

    Monday, April 29 2013 5:24 PM EDT2013-04-29 21:24:55 GMT
    Little Laney St. Clair flips through her pictures from her trip to the Walt Disney World Resort. In 2010, she met her favorite Disney princess Belle from Disney's Beauty and the Beast---all thanks to
    Little Laney St. Clair flips through her pictures from her trip to the Walt Disney World Resort. In 2010, she met her favorite Disney princess Belle from Disney's Beauty and the Beast, all thanks to Make-a-Wish.
  • I-Team looks into issues with domestic violence system

    I-Team looks into issues with domestic violence system

    Thursday, April 25 2013 6:46 PM EDT2013-04-25 22:46:34 GMT
    One in every four woman is a victim of domestic violence according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  The incidents are increasing and becoming more deadly. The 13abc I-team is looking
    One in every four woman is a victim of domestic violence according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  The incidents are increasing and becoming more deadly.
     
  • A conversation with Cynthia McFadden

    A conversation with Cynthia McFadden

    Thursday, April 25 2013 5:39 PM EDT2013-04-25 21:39:49 GMT
    She's covered some of the biggest stories of the last 20 years for ABC news. Cynthia McFadden started as the network's legal correspondent, but she's now a co-anchor of Nightline. Our Lissa Guyton had
    She's covered some of the biggest stories of the last 20 years for ABC news. Nightline co-anchor talks about her storied career with Lissa Guyton
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