Were Pullman tires made here?

Q: A friend has an old tire that says it was made by the Pullman Tire Co. of Findlay, Ohio. He asked about it at the museum, but he was told there never was such a company in Findlay. Can you help us? — James Barker, Cass...

Don’t be like the waxwing, drink responsibly

With the New Year’s celebration quickly arriving, it’s important that we show restraint when celebrating with our friends. Please, don’t let your waxwings fly drunk. The Yukon Territory has an annual issue with these...

OSU offering farm programs

The agricultural industry faces uncertain times as we move into 2015. In the past year, grain prices have dropped to levels that have not been seen for over five years. Land and rental rates are overpriced, and input costs are still...

Who runs Black Heritage Library?

Q: Findlay’s Black Heritage Library and Multicultural Center seems to be run by Nina Parker, founder and executive director. It solicits funds, but provides no accountability. Is Ms. Parker paid for her work, or is she a...

Sometimes memories are the sweetest gift of all

It was between Thanksgiving and Christmas in the mid ’80s, a time of frantic shopping and desperate planning. I was the Hancock County game protector and my work was typical for the season: checking small-game hunters out...

Keep toxic products out of pets’ reach

Veterinary medicine offers Ohio State University Extension information for pets as well as livestock. The Ohio State Veterinary Medical Center reminds pet owners that holidays can be a dangerous time for dogs and cats. Foods that we...

Where can I call for the time?

Q: The telephone for Findlay’s time and temperature, 419-422-8121, is not being answered. Is there another number to call? — Brenda Pagal, Dianne Bordoh, Findlay. A: Good news: Fifth-Third Bank’s...

Duck Stamp Act is a win for wetlands and wildlife

The U.S. Senate has passed the Duck Stamp Act of 2014, a major win for wetlands and wildlife. This conservation legislation increases the cost of the federal duck stamp from $15 to $25, and now awaits President Barack Obama’s...
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