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  1. Florida man shoots 400-pound bear breaking into his houseFri, 24 Oct 2014 19:40:54 -0400
    ORLANDO Fla. (Reuters) - A Florida man shot and killed a 400-pound (180-kg) black bear after it broke into his house two nights in a row to get to a bag of dog food, a state wildlife officer said on Friday. More...
  2. Thousands raised to buy car for Pennsylvania sniper's lookalikeFri, 24 Oct 2014 14:34:13 -0400
    EAST STROUDSBURG Pa. (Reuters) - Jim Tully's hours-long walks to and from work in the Pocono Mountains, where he has been repeatedly stopped by police in a case of mistaken identity in the manhunt for a Pennsylvania cop killer, may be coming to an end. More...
  3. Romanian princess, husband sentenced for Oregon cockfighting ringThu, 23 Oct 2014 16:52:04 -0400
    PORTLAND Ore. (Reuters) - A princess fifth in line for the Romanian throne and her husband who admitted running a cockfighting ring in rural Oregon have both sentenced to probation and ordered to forfeit $200,000 from the sale of the property, federal prosecutors said on Thursday. More...
  4. Woman who gouged her eyes in California sues over viral photoWed, 22 Oct 2014 20:56:40 -0400
    LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A nurse at a Los Angeles hospital took a photo of a woman who gouged out her own eyes with pencils, and the patient sued the hospital and its administrators after the picture went viral on the Internet, her attorney said on Wednesday. More...
  5. San Francisco stations banish 'Royals' song ahead of World SeriesTue, 21 Oct 2014 10:49:41 -0400
    (Reuters) - At least two Northern California radio stations have pledged not to play New Zealand artist Lorde's song "Royals," in solidarity with the San Francisco Giants during their World Series matchup with the Kansas City Royals. More...
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  1. Police seek motive in fatal Washington state school shootingSat, 25 Oct 2014 18:39:50 -0400
    MARYSVILLE Wash. (Reuters) - Authorities in Washington state worked on Saturday to find out what led a popular high school student to open fire on a group of classmates seated at a cafeteria table, killing one and wounding four others, including a pair of his cousins, before killing himself. More...
  2. Ebola medical worker quarantined in New Jersey tests negative for virusSat, 25 Oct 2014 10:16:55 -0400
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - A medical worker in New Jersey quarantined after arriving at an airport after treating Ebola victims in West Africa has tested negative for the virus, the state's health department said on Saturday. More...
  3. Canadians flock to Parliament Hill, site of attack on soldierSat, 25 Oct 2014 19:09:27 -0400
    OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canadians returned to the reopened grounds of their parliament building on Saturday, three days after a homegrown radical rushed in armed with a rifle after killing a soldier in the second domestic attack in a week on the country's military. More...
  4. Iraqi security forces and Kurds gain ground against Islamic StateSat, 25 Oct 2014 18:55:55 -0400
    BAGHDAD/ARBIL Iraq (Reuters) - Iraqi government forces and Shi'ite militias seized control of the strategic town of Jurf al-Sakhar near Baghdad from Islamic State on Saturday and Kurdish fighters made gains in the north after heavy coalition air strikes against the Sunni militants. More...
  5. On eve of poll, Ukraine leader seeks support for pro-Europe courseSat, 25 Oct 2014 18:37:27 -0400
    KIEV (Reuters) - President Petro Poroshenko called on Ukrainians on Saturday to elect a majority on Sunday that would see through a pro-Europe, reform agenda and break with the Soviet past. More...
  6. Two deputies killed, two others hurt in California shooting spreeSat, 25 Oct 2014 17:01:19 -0400
    SACRAMENTO Calif. (Reuters) - Two California sheriff's deputies were killed and two others were wounded in a shooting spree that started in a motel parking lot in Sacramento on Friday, authorities said. More...
  7. U.S., allies stage 22 air strikes in Iraq: U.S. Central CommandSat, 25 Oct 2014 10:14:56 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and its allies conducted 22 air strikes against Islamic State forces in Iraq on Friday and Saturday, the U.S. Central Command said. More...
  8. Anti-Occupy mob roughs up Hong Kong journalistsSat, 25 Oct 2014 17:39:47 -0400
    HONG KONG (Reuters) - Three journalists were roughed up on Saturday evening in Hong Kong after being confronted by pro-government protesters holding a rally to oppose a four-week long "Occupy" movement of the financial hub's streets by pro-democracy demonstrators. More...
  9. Egypt eyes legal restrictions, military measures after Sinai attacksSat, 25 Oct 2014 17:10:47 -0400
    CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt is considering expanding the jurisdiction of military courts and displacing thousands of residents to enlarge a military buffer zone near the border with the Gaza Strip following an attack on security forces in the area. More...
  10. Virginia remains identified as those of missing college studentFri, 24 Oct 2014 18:34:42 -0400
    (Reuters) - Human remains found in Virginia were identified on Friday as those of missing university student Hannah Graham, and prosecutors are focusing on more charges against the suspect in her disappearance, authorities said. More...
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  1. Library programs: 10-24Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:31:12 GMT
    Oct. 25: Paws to Read, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., Saturdays, Wooster Branch of the Wayne County Public Library. Children are invited to stop by the children's department at any time during the two hours to share books with registered therapy dogs from Caring Therapy Canines. More...
  2. Wooster Community Hospital board remembers Jim AndersonFri, 24 Oct 2014 08:41:09 GMT
    Bill Sheron said growing up in an Irish family, his family would toast the departed. At Wednesday's monthly meeting of the Wooster Community Hospital board of governors, Sheron led an apple cider toast in honor of Jim Anderson, who passed away Oct. 12 after over 20 years on the board, as he and others swapped stories on the late board member. More...
  3. Burton D. Morgan Foundation extends support for entrepreneurship programsThu, 23 Oct 2014 21:19:38 GMT
    At their September meeting, Burton D. Morgan Foundation trustees approved grants totaling more than $2.5 million, including grant dollars of $1.03 million to provide support to the Blackstone LaunchPad programs at campuses in Northeast Ohio through 2017. The Blackstone LaunchPad program fosters entrepreneurship through higher education by encouraging entrepreneurial thinking and activity among students. More...
  4. Meeting notes: 10-23Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:21:28 GMT
    There were 27 boards played when Wooster Duplicate Bridge met Oct. 10 at the Community Center. More...
  5. DeWine stands up to scamsThu, 23 Oct 2014 13:19:36 GMT
    Attorney General Mike DeWine took his senior advocate fraud education toolkit on the road to the Wayne County Public Library in Wooster on Wednesday. DeWine said libraries serve as a central community location to make people aware of how con artists might be persuading them or tricking them into parting with their money. More...
  6. Wooster trooper awarded for saving man's lifeThu, 23 Oct 2014 09:27:12 GMT
    The trooper who pulled a man to safety while an oil tanker truck was ablaze was recognized for his actions Wednesday morning. More...
  7. Awaiting approval for Maurer Field bidWed, 22 Oct 2014 15:15:40 GMT
    Maurer Field's second trip to the auction block was successful; the high bidder is awaiting board approval. In an auction of the property held at the Wooster City Schools District's central office on Monday evening , Michael Baus and Jeff Sigler, representing Wooster Youth Instructional Football, produced the high bid of $18,500. More...
  8. Sgt. Victor Nedoma returns to Wooster Police Department after accidental shootingWed, 22 Oct 2014 11:34:38 GMT
    After more than three years of pain, rehab and desk work, Monday night marked Sgt. Victor Nedoma's return to road patrol. More...
  9. Anniversary: Phillip and Patricia EwingWed, 22 Oct 2014 04:13:09 GMT
    Phillip Lane and Patricia Ewing, 3243 Fredericksburg Road, Wooster, OH 44691, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Oct. 17. They were married in 1964 at the Holmesville Church of Christ by the Rev.... Already a subscriber to print? You have online access, too... at no additional expense! Call 287-1615 to set up an account. More...
  10. Meeting notes: 10-21Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:32:49 GMT
    The Wooster American Legion Auxiliary Unit 68 met Oct. 13, 7 p.m., at the Post home with president Kathy Stein conducting business. More...
2010 Relay For Life Cook Books on sale now!

NEW for 2010!

RELAY FOR LIFE OF WOOSTER

COOKBOOK

They're here!

Our new Cookbook Fundraiser committee organized the creation, printing and sale of a cookbook containing recipes submitted by Wooster area Relayers, friends, family, neighbors and co-workers. Its a beautifully bound, 3-ring binder-style book that comes with its own stand. Join in the fundraising effort! Dollars raised by teams through the sale of cookbooksare credited to the teams fundraising totals.

COOKBOOKS ARE ONLY$15 EACH. PLEASE MAKE CHECKS PAYABLE TO "FRIENDS OF RELAY."

Wooster Relay Teams:The cookbooks are here!! We've scheduled a "drive-by" so team captains (or a team representative) can stop by to pick up all books whose sales have been credited to their team. Sara will have a list of purchasers to help you and your team members deliver them. Please check with each purchaser and make every effort to get the cookbook tohim/her quickly if it is intended as a Mother's Day gift.

WHAT: Cookbook Distribution "Drive-by"

WHEN: Friday, May 7 from 4-7 pm

WHERE: Wayne County Public Library Parking Lot

At the "drive-by,"team captains/members can also purchase cookbooks for themselves or to sell. We've already seen this phenomenon in practice: As soon as people see the cookbook, they want one for their own!

Other visitors to our Web sitemay wish to own cookbooks, too. Please contact any participating team member or committee member to purchase one or many.

Click here to see cookbook sample!

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