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James Amos

James H. Amos, 74, of Findlay, died at 4:20 a.m. Thursday at Blanchard Valley Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home.

Michael (Mike) H. Nowak

LITHOPOLIS — Michael (Mike) H. Nowak, 93, of Lithopolis, died at 12:30 a.m. on Thursday, May 29, 2014 at St. Rita’s Hospital, Lima, Ohio, following a brief illness. He was born Sept. 28, 1920 in Holland, New York, to the late Michael and Viola Nowak. Visitation will...

Hydrant flushing

The city of Findlay will flush hydrants Monday from the Blanchard River north to County 99, from North Main Street west to Interstate 75, from the river south to East Hobart Street, and from South Main Street east to Hancock County 180.

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department: Police Department Two females were arrested for underage drinking and a male was arrested on a warrant from Seneca County after police responded to a loud party complaint at 651½ Cherry St. Wednesday. An unwanted...

Meeting changed

The “Lydia Listens” 1st Ward meeting, scheduled for June 5 at 5:30 p.m., will be held at the Findlay Health Department, 1644 Tiffin Ave., instead of at Ede Park.

Disc golf clinic to be held in June

Members of Disc Golf Community Association and the Findlay Disc Golf League will conduct a “learn to play” clinic at 6:30 p.m. June 10 at Riverbend Recreation Area. Participants should meet in Shelter 5, as throwing techniques will be demonstrated and review playing...

Open house slated for library director

CAREY — Linda Gatchell, Carey’s retiring library director, will be honored during an open house Sunday. The event will be from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Dorcas Carey Public Library, 236 E. Findlay St., Carey.

Library to host teen movie night

The Findlay-Hancock County Public Library will host a teen movie night for grades 6 through 12 at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Lindamood Room. “Man of Steel” will be shown and a parent permission form must be on file to see the movie, according to the library. Popcorn...

Blade to close printing plant, mailing facility

The Toledo Blade announced publicly on Friday that it will close the newspaper’s downtown printing plant and mailing facility, and will lay off about 131 people this summer. In a recent letter to employees, Blade officials said the newspaper “has been losing money for...

Sen. Hite to speak at GOP luncheon

State Sen. Cliff Hite, R-Findlay, will be the featured speaker at the Hancock County GOP’s First Friday lunch, which be held at 11:30 a.m. June 5 at the American Legion on Front Street. Reservations must be made by leaving a message at 419-422-5946. The cost for the lunch...