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UP AND DOWN: Findlay’s new logo was unveiled last week after a design contest. As with anything, the logo will be subject to mixed public reviews, but it will not replace the existing blue city seal, which will continue to be used on city documents. The new logo will appear...

Letters to the Editor 10-13-14

FAITH-BASED REHAB CAN WORK In 1970, a movie was made called “The Cross and the Switchblade.” It starred Pat Boone as Pastor David Wilkerson. He had read in the paper about the drug and gang problems in New York City. He was greatly troubled in his spirit, and felt God...

Stray coins can add up to big savings

Hancock County Saves will sponsor its annual Count Your Coin Week Oct. 20-25. Count Your Coin Week encourages Hancock County residents to start or increase their savings by gathering up their loose change and put it to work toward achieving goals of saving and debt reduction. It...

Findlay marching band qualifies for state competition

The Findlay Trojan Marching Band qualified for state marching band finals for the 13th year after earning a rating of “superior” at the Versailles High School Band Festival Saturday. The percussion section earned grand champion status as the highest-scoring percussion...

Playground area to close Thursday

Fort Findlay Playground at Emory Adams Park will be closed Thursday for renovations, city officials said Monday. The playground will be closed from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. that day as Lowe’s Distribution Center employees will be repainting the playground, seal-coating the...

Tuesday calendar

TODAY Findlay Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave.; fitness center open, 5 a.m.-8 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; outdoor pickleball, 8-11 a.m.; EnhanceFitness, 8:30-9:20 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 9:30-10:15 a.m. and 10:30-11:15 a.m.; blood pressure clinic, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.,...

Battle veterans to meet Thursday

The Blanchard Valley Chapter of the Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge will hold its quarterly meeting at noon Thursday at Kathy’s Korner, Arcadia. Sherry Klopp will also give a report on the recent national meeting of the Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge. Any World War...

Astronomy club to host viewing

ADA — The Ohio Northern University Astronomy Club will host a public viewing of “The Opposition of Uranus” from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. Friday at the campus observatory. Visitors should be able to observe Uranus and Neptune, and possibly Mars along with the comet...

Riverside Train sets fall hours

The Hancock Historical Museum’s Riverside Train, located at the corner of Ohio 568 and County Road 236, will open for Halloween hours on Saturday. The train will run from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Sunday and Oct. 25 and 26, weather permitting. Train rides are 50 cents per...