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May 7th, 2010

7 arraigned after foreclosure protest at Stony Ridge home

STONY RIDGE, Ohio - Seven people were arrested during the forced evacuation of a Stony Ridge house early Friday, including the homeowner who spent the week barricaded inside with several protesters in an attempt to resist eviction because of foreclosure.The defendants appeared via video conference Friday afternoon in Perrysburg Municipal ... continue reading

May 7th, 2010

Stony Ridge standoff ended peacefully

STONY RIDGE — The quiet of dawn was jarred by battering rams breaking glass and slamming into homemade barricades. After five days of waiting out the owner of a foreclosed home in Stony Ridge the Wood County Sheriff’s Office waited no more. CLICK HERE FOR PHOTO GALLERY“Get your hands up. ... continue reading

May 7th, 2010

7 people arrested after foreclosure protest at Stony Ridge home

STONY RIDGE, Ohio - Seven people were arrested during the forced evacuation of a Stony Ridge house early Friday, including the homeowner who spent the week barricaded inside with several protesters in an attempt to resist eviction because of foreclosure.Those arrested may appear in Perrysburg Municipal Court as early as ... continue reading

May 7th, 2010

Sadler taken from foreclosed home to Wood County Jail

WOOD COUNTY, OH (WTOL) - Keith Sadler and five others were taken from Sadler's foreclosed home in Stoney Ridge to Wood County Jail Friday morning.They'll be arraigned via video in Perrysburg Municipal Court sometime Friday.Authorities say there might be a seventh person involved.The six had barricaded themselves in the home with PVC ... continue reading

May 7th, 2010

VIDEO: SWAT Team Storms Keith Sadler's Home in Predawn Raid

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May 7th, 2010

Stony Ridge man arrested after being carried from foreclosed home

STONY RIDGE, Ohio - Wood County sheriff's deputies arrested a Stony Ridge man Friday morning who has been holed up inside his foreclosed residence in an attempt to resist eviction.Authorities carried Keith Sadler from his U.S. 20 home without incident as many protesters watched from the front of the structure. ... continue reading

May 6th, 2010

Power cut at Sadler home

STONY RIDGE, Ohio - Power was cut just after noon yesterday to the foreclosed home of a Stony Ridge man holed up inside in an attempt to resist eviction.Soon after the line to the electric meter was severed, members of the Toledo Foreclosure Defense League and other supporters, who were ... continue reading

May 5th, 2010

Stony Ridge Squatters Take Protest to the Bank

VIDEO: LIVE FEED FROM KEITH SADLER'S HOME | TwitterBACKGROUND: Keith Sadler on continue reading

May 4th, 2010

Ohio man facing foreclosure locks self in home

STONY RIDGE, Ohio — A northern Ohio man who is being evicted from his home locked himself inside and is vowing to stay until a moratorium is declared on foreclosures.The man along with five members of a group called the Toledo Foreclosure Defense League began their show of defiance Sunday.Keith ... continue reading

May 4th, 2010

Wood County squatter still in his home

Its day three of the human cat and mouse game going on in Wood County's Stoney Ridge community.Keith Sadler and five others have boarded themselves inside Sadler’s recently foreclosed home.Friends feed fruit and fruit juice through a small hole cut in a boarded up window and it's clear to those ... continue reading

May 4th, 2010

Man seals self inside foreclosed residence

STONY RIDGE, Ohio - Through a golf ball-sized hole drilled into a front window, Keith Sadler has a message for banks foreclosing on people like him who fall behind on their mortgage payments. He wants a little help, a little understanding, and a big demand: an end to foreclosures and ... continue reading

May 3rd, 2010

Squatters continue foreclosure fight

STONY RIDGE, Ohio (WUPW) - Keith Sadler, five others, and a handful of activists with the Toledo Foreclosure Defense League continued their fight Monday against foreclosure in the Wood County town of Stony Ridge. Sadler has locked himself inside his home for the past 24 hours and is expected to ... continue reading

May 3rd, 2010

Wood County man refuses to leave foreclosed home

WOOD COUNTY, OH (WTOL) - A Wood County man is breaking the law to stay in his home.Keith Sadler says the bank is evicting him from his Stony Ridge home Monday, but he is not giving in without a fight.Sadler has owned the home for 20 years and now he ... continue reading

May 3rd, 2010

Wood County man fights to keep home from foreclosure

A Wood County man is facing an eviction from the sheriff's office, but is refusing to leave his home. Keith Sadler says he wants a moratorium on all home foreclosures. Dozens of supporters joined the protest today in the 500 block of Fremont Pike in Stony Ridge. Sadler has been ... continue reading

May 3rd, 2010

Stony Ridge squatters

WOOD CO. - Six people are locked in a house in Wood County. As of Sunday night, they are waiting for police to come in and tell them they have to get out. You see, they are squatting to fight foreclosure.Keith Sadler has lived in his house for the last ... continue reading

April 15th, 2010

Foreclosure rates surge, biggest jump in 5 years

LOS ANGELES — A record number of U.S. homes were lost to foreclosure in the first three months of this year, a sign banks are starting to wade through the backlog of troubled home loans at a faster pace, according to a new report. RealtyTrac Inc. said Thursday that the ... continue reading

April 14th, 2010

Man facing foreclosure rams home

NEW CARLISLE, Ohio - A New Carlisle man facing foreclosure, is also facing criminal charges. Clark County officials said that Steve Doak tried to tear down his Firwood Drive home after he learned the bank was foreclosing on the property. "As far as I'm concerned I am not done yet," ... continue reading

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March 29th, 2010

Michael Moore: A Love Story

If you know the Upper West Side of Manhattan, you know there are probably more progressives per square inch here than in all the 50 states.  So, it's no surprise that a big bunch of people showed up this evening at my small one-bedroom apartment in this highly liberal neighborhood ... continue reading

March 26th, 2010

Obama readies steps to fight foreclosures, particularly for unemployed

The Obama administration plans to overhaul how it is tackling the foreclosure crisis, in part by requiring lenders to temporarily slash or eliminate monthly mortgage payments for many borrowers who are unemployed, senior officials said Thursday. Banks and other lenders would have to reduce the payments to no more than ... continue reading

March 24th, 2010

Homeowners Facing Foreclosure Take Own Lives

PHILADELPHIA (CBS 3) — The foreclosure crisis in Philadelphia is now becoming a matter of life and death. Eyewitness News has learned that in the past month, two homeowners took their own lives before sheriff's deputies arrived to tell them that they were being evicted. On March 5, deputies arriving ... continue reading

March 16th, 2010

Michael Moore, Brave New Films Live Chat with Robert Greenwald and You

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March 7th, 2010

Moore: Democrats are 'going to get an ass-whoopin' of biblical proportions'

Liberal filmmaker Michael Moore on Sunday railed on Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel, predicting, "Democrats on Election Day 2010 are going to get an ass-whoopin' of biblical proportions if things don't change right now."In an open letter to the White House, Moore placed the blame for Democrats' dismal electoral prospects ... continue reading

February 20th, 2010

Frustrated Owner Bulldozes Home Ahead Of Foreclosure

Like many people, Terry Hoskins has had troubles with his bank. But his solution to foreclosure might be unique.Hoskins said he's been in a struggle with RiverHills Bank over his Clermont County home for nearly a decade, a struggle that was coming to an end as the bank began foreclosure ... continue reading

February 17th, 2010

Man was renting out other people's homes, deputies say

NEW PORT RICHEY, FL - Stephen Bybel rented out a host of homes in Pasco County.Problem is they weren't his homes, the Pasco County Sheriff's Office says.The 49-year-old Land O' Lakes resident was arrested today and charged with one count of scheme to defraud.Authorities say Bybel was brazen in his ... continue reading

February 17th, 2010

Rising tide of suburban homeless across U.S.

ROOSEVELT, N.Y. - Homelessness in rural and suburban America is straining shelters this winter as the economy founders and joblessness hovers near double digits — a “perfect storm of foreclosures, unemployment and a shortage of affordable housing,” in one official’s eyes.“We are seeing many families that never before sought government ... continue reading

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