Baseball: Lovullo, Molitor win Manager of the Year awards

By BEN WALKER AP Baseball Writer Paul Molitor and Torey Lovullo both presided over turnaround seasons, guided their teams into the playoffs and won Manager of the Year awards by wide margins. The paths they took, those were totally different. Molitor needed a clubhouse talk to...

Baseball: MLB still trying to shorten games

By RONALD BLUM AP Baseball Writer ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Puffing on a cigar, Chicago White Sox owner Jerry Reinsdorf said what many fans believe. “It doesn’t matter if the game is 3 1/2 hours if it was an exciting game. But if it’s a 2-1 game, it takes 4 hours, nobody’s too happy...

City Mission fundraisers to offset triple increase in meals, housing

The City Mission of Findlay is hosting a number of events this week as part of Hunger and Homeless Awareness Week. A public presentation by Jessica Halsey from Hancock Public Health will be given at 2:15 p.m. today. Halsey will discuss health and nutrition. A paper drive is...

Carnevale raises over $123K for Flag City Honor Flight

Gilmore Jasion Mahler’s Carnevale event, held recently at the Marathon Center for the Performing Arts, raised over $123,000 for Flag City Honor Flight. The money will be used by the Findlay nonprofit to fly veterans to Washington, D.C., to see the memorials built in their...

Carey chamber seeking Christmas event donors

CAREY — The annual Carey in Christmas event, hosted by Carey Area Chamber of Commerce, is seeking assistance. The chamber is requesting baked goods for Memorial United Methodist Church food pantry; refreshments or crafts at businesses and window displays; refreshments and...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department A Findlay man was arrested Sunday for possessing drug abuse instruments and stealing a firearm from 234 Garfield Ave. Cash, jewelry and medication were...

Letters to the Editor 11-15-17

DROP A CAN AT CITY HALL The bodies aren’t even cold from last week’s election and an ad hoc committee is already recommending raises for Findlay City Council members. It will come before full council at the Nov. 21 meeting. To justify this move, Councilman Tom Klein...

Astronomy club to hold program

Susan Nims, with the Millstream Astronomy Club, will present a program on the life cycle of a star at 6 p.m. Saturday in Shelter 5 at Riverbend Recreation Area. After the program, participants may view Saturn and Mercury through telescopes that are provided or they may bring...

Rethink Issue 4

Hancock County has been trying to put square pegs into round criminal justice holes for years. Now that Issue 4 has been cast aside by voters, it’s time for county and city officials and business leaders to devise a better plan that fits into Hancock County’s future...

Wednesday calendar

TODAY 50 North, 339 E. Melrose Ave.; fitness center open, 5 a.m.-8 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-8 p.m.; SilverSneakers Splash, 8:30-9:30 a.m., Birchaven; basic step mix, 8:30-9:15 a.m.; conversation and needlecraft, 9-11 a.m.; SilverSneakers classic, 9:30-10:20 a.m.; water exercise...