Jersey Boys

Maybe I expected too much from the Clint Eastwood-directed film “Jersey Boys.” I gave this movie a solid B. This flick traces the life of singer Frankie Valli and his Four Seasons from their humble beginnings in New Jersey. While I’m not an ardent follower of...
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Djokovic replaces Nadal at No. 1 after Wimbledon

Novak Djokovic of Serbia holds up the trophy after defeating Roger Federer of Switzerland in the men’s singles final at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Sunday July 6, 2014. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis) Novak Djokovic of Serbia holds up the trophy...
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Clippers sale hangs in balance as trial begins

FILE – In this Oct. 17, 2010 file photo, Los Angeles Clippers team owner Donald Sterling watches his team play in Los Angeles. With a $2 billion sale of the Clippers hanging in the balance, a judge is set to determine Monday, June 30, 2014, if the terms of a family trust...
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AP Sources: LeBron James to meet with Heat

FILE – This Sept. 30, 2013 file photo shows Miami Heat basketball player player LeBron James posed during the team’s media day in Miami. Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey has earned a reputation for being one of the most aggressive, think-big executives in the NBA. And...
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New York City mourns ‘hero’ firefighter

This photo taken on June 26, 2014, and released by the NYFD, shows Lt. Gordon Ambelas, who died at a hospital late Saturday night, July 5, 2014, after battling a blaze that broke out on an upper floor of a Brooklyn public-housing high-rise in New York. Two other firefighters were...

Lifeguard drowns during rescue off S. California

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A lifeguard drowned while trying to rescue a swimmer off a Southern California beach Sunday, authorities said. Ben Carlson, 32, was pulled from the water around 8 p.m. PDT by fellow lifeguards following a frantic, three-hour search, Newport...

Program offered on identity theft

The Findlay-Hancock County Public Library will host an identity theft prevention program from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Thursday in the Lindamood Room. The presentation by USX Federal Credit Union provides an overview of common identity theft practices, tools for preventing identity...

Organization offers ‘hospice in the womb’

By SARA ARTHURS Staff Writer DESHLER — For parents who learn their unborn child cannot survive, a Deshler nonprofit organization offers support and helps them make what memories they can. Kelly Gerken created Sufficient Grace Ministries in 2004 to assist families who have...

Read for Life to train tutors

Read for Life will hold tutor training from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. July 18 in the Lindamood Room at the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library. Read for Life is an adult literacy program that provides free reading and math instruction to adults with low literacy skills or who are...

Senior Towers to host health fair

Findlay Senior Towers will hold its second annual free community health fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday at St. Michael the Archangel Roman Catholic Church, 750 Bright Road. The fair will include a child ID kit with the Police Department, a blood pressure check, body mass...