Tree Town Festival seeks royalty contestants

FOREST — The 2016 Tree Town Festival, to be held July 8-10 in Gormley Park, Forest, is currently accepting applications for the festival royalty contests. Three competitions will be held: prince and princess, king and queen, and festival baby. Winners will be chosen by the...

Silver Blades offers 3-session introductory program in May

Silver Blades Figure Skating Club will offer a three-week introductory class in May for children ages 4-12. Skaters will learn basic skills during the tryout sessions, held from 6:30-7 p.m. Wednesday, May 18 and May 25. Skate rental will be available through the Cube Findlay...

Bluffton hosts artists reception

BLUFFTON — The Grace Albrecht Gallery at Bluffton University will host an exhibit by Gregg Luginbuhl, emeritus professor of art, titled “Making My Way.” Luginbuhl has exhibited pottery and ceramic sculptures in more than 200 regional and national exhibitions....

Register now for 50 North fun

50 North has announced a variety of upcoming activities. • Wednesday Garden Party: Say it with Flowers, 1 p.m. Wednesday Learn the Victorian language of flowers and plants, plus the art of making “Tussie Mussies” — pretty, small bouquets of hidden...

Kasich Ends Bid For Republican Nomination

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The last man standing in Donald Trump’s path to the Republican nomination, Ohio Gov. John Kasich ended his campaign Wednesday, making Trump the party’s presumptive nominee. Speaking to reporters in Columbus, Ohio, Kasich didn’t outline his...

Relay team holds garage sale

NORTH BALTIMORE — The North Baltimore Local School Relay for Life team will hold its annual garage sale and bake sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in the Powell Elementary School gymnasium. Children and adult clothing, toys, books, household items and furniture will be...

Learn CPR in Fostoria classes

FOSTORIA — American Heart Association basic life support and CPR classes will be held at St. Wendelin Catholic Church, 323 N. Wood St., Fostoria. Classes are scheduled from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Monday, 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. May 18 and noon to 1 p.m. May 26, all in the parish...

Thursday calendar

TODAY 50 North, 339 E. Melrose Ave.; fitness center open, 5 a.m.-8 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-9 p.m.; EnhanceFitness, 8:30-9:20 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 9:30-10:15 a.m. and 10:30-11:15 a.m.; walking/jogging at University of Findlay Koehler Center, 10-11 a.m.; gentle aquatics...

Bertha Reinhart

FOSTORIA — Bertha Reinhart, 94, of Fostoria, and formerly of Kansas, Ohio, died Wednesday at St. Catherine’s Manor, Fostoria. Arrangements are pending at Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.

Glen Scheff

NEVADA, Ohio — A funeral for Glen H. Scheff, 87, of rural Nevada, will be held at 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Lucas-Batton Funeral Home, Upper Sandusky, the Rev. Soo Hea Park officiating. Burial will be in Grand Prairie Cemetery, Marion. Visitation will be held two hours prior...