BVC hosting workshops for siblings

By DENISE GRANT STAFF WRITER The Autism Society of Northwest Ohio will bring its expertise in sibling education to Blanchard Valley Center beginning this month. A series of three “Sibshops” will be held beginning Saturday at the center. The program is designed for the...

Findlay Young Professionals planning kickoff gathering

By LOU WILIN STAFF WRITER Findlay Young Professionals, which offers social events, leadership development and community involvement for 21- to 45-year-olds, will host its annual kickoff gathering at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 5 at Alexandria’s, 132 E. Crawford St. Speaker will be Tim...

Man killed in tree-cutting accident

CAREY — A rural Carey man was killed when a tree he was cutting reportedly fell on him in a woods near Ohio 568 west of Carey on Saturday afternoon, according to authorities. John M. Putnam, 57, apparently had been cutting the tree by himself, according to the Wyandot...

Jazz ensemble to perform at MLK celebration at UF

Afro Blue, a jazz ensemble from Howard University, will perform at the University of Findlay’s Martin Luther King Jr. celebration at 7 p.m. Wednesday. The free, public performance will be held at Winebrenner Theological Seminary’s TLB Auditorium. Formed in 2002, the...

Public Meetings

The following public meetings will be held this week in the Findlay area: TODAY Carey Council, 7 p.m., council chambers, municipal building. Arlington Council, 7 p.m., municipal building. Bluffton school board, 7:30 p.m., elementary school library. Amanda Township trustees, 8...

Accident victim was former Henry County commissioner, Holgate mayor

HOLGATE — James M. Junge, a Holgate man who was killed this week in a train accident, was a former Henry County commissioner and mayor of Holgate. Junge, 63, died Wednesday when he drove his pickup truck around crossing gates in Holgate and was hit by an eastbound CSX...

Mount Blanchard meetings Monday

MOUNT BLANCHARD — Two public meetings are scheduled Monday in Mount Blanchard concerning the village’s application for an Orton Family “Community Heart & Soul” grant. Residents of the village, and residents of Jackson, Amanda and Delaware townships are...

Weekend: ‘The Sounds of the Islands’

Kicking off the Blanchard Valley Health System Community Month, Findlay First Edition and Pantasia will present “The Sounds of the Islands,” paired with singing, dancing and instrumentals. This pairing of talent is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 23 at Findlay...
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