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Honor Flight gets second tour of duty

By SARA ARTHURS STAFF WRITER Twice as many veterans will get to visit their memorials in Washington, D.C., in 2017, thanks to a fundraiser from an accounting firm. The firm Gilmore Jasion Mahler held an event, “Carnevale,” on Nov. 4 at the Marathon Center for the...

Sub sales benefit young transplant candidate

A fundraiser for the Children’s Organ Transplant Association, to benefit a 13-year-old boy from Findlay, will be held at Penn Station East Coast Subs on Monday. Christopher Burrier was born in June 2003 and, at 6 weeks old, started to turn yellow. He was referred to the...

Pandora church will offerfree meal, visit from Santa

PANDORA — Pandora United Methodist Church. 108 E. Washington St., Pandora, will host a free community meal from 5:30-7 p.m. Wednesday in the church fellowship hall. This month’s meal is provided by the Riley Creek Pharmacy/Pharmacy Solutions. The menu is sloppy joe...

Fund honors child’s fight against cancer

Following 4-year-old Braden’s cancer diagnosis, the Kramer Family established a fund to give back to the community in his honor. Braden was diagnosed with leukemia T-ALL in September 2015. To honor Braden and his brave journey, the family established the Braden Kramer...

Library knitters will meet

OTTAWA — A crochet and knitting class will be held from 10:30-12:30 p.m. Dec. 17 at the Putnam County District Library, Ottawa. Participants should bring a crochet hook size H, I or J; one color skein of yarn; and size 8 or 9 needles for knitting — circular are best....

Friday calendar

TODAY 50 North, 339 E. Melrose Ave.; fitness center open, 5 a.m.-7 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; breakfast, 8-9:30 a.m.; Zumba Gold demo day, 8:30 a.m., fitness center; Bible study, 9-10:30 a.m.; SilverSneakers classic, 10-10:50 a.m.; water exercise class, 10-11 a.m.,...

Young professionals slate ‘Jingle & Mingle’ party

A “Jingle & Mingle” holiday party, presented by Findlay Young Professionals, will be held from 6-9 p.m. Thursday at the Marathon Center for the Performing Arts. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and the event includes hors d’oeuvres by The Bistro on Main, cash bar, music by Two Big...

Museum shows off its nativity proclivity

By JEANNIE WILEY WOLF STAFF WRITER KALIDA — The annual Christmas open house at the Putnam County Museum involves more than putting up a tree and pulling out a few decorations. This year, the museum will be adorned with more than 170 nativity sets. “Crèches and Choirs” will open...
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