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  1. California lawyer faces discipline for phony celebrity photo-opsFri, 19 Sep 2014 20:07:37 -0400
    LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A Los Angeles attorney may have her law license suspended after a state bar investigation found that she had superimposed images of herself into numerous celebrity photographs posted on her website's "publicity" page. More...
  2. Man who ate napkins to conceal insider trading pleads guiltyFri, 19 Sep 2014 16:41:36 -0400
    (Reuters) - A Brooklyn, New York mortgage broker, who would scribble secret stock tips on napkins and pass them to an accomplice in Grand Central station before eating them, pleaded guilty to insider trading on Friday, federal prosecutors said. More...
  3. Austrian town officials resign after Nazi basement filmFri, 19 Sep 2014 06:20:44 -0400
    VIENNA (Reuters) - Two conservative town council members in eastern Austria have resigned from their posts and left the People's Party after a documentary film showed them singing and toasting one another in a basement room filled with Nazi memorabilia. More...
  4. Banana peel study, ugly art research win Ig Nobel spoof awardsThu, 18 Sep 2014 20:40:25 -0400
    BOSTON (Reuters) - Researchers who measured the slipperiness of banana peels, the ability of pork strips to stop nosebleeds, and the reactions of reindeer to humans in polar bear suits were among the winners of this year's Ig Nobel prizes for comical scientific achievements. More...
  5. India TV anchor's number is up after naming China's Xi 'Eleven'Fri, 19 Sep 2014 04:09:55 -0400
    NEW DELHI (Reuters) - An Indian TV news anchor has been sacked after she referred to Chinese President Xi Jinping as 'Eleven' Jinping, apparently confusing Xi's name with the Roman numerals XI, a senior official at the state television channel said on Friday, . More...
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  1. Alibaba IPO ranks as world's biggest after additional shares soldMon, 22 Sep 2014 03:31:54 -0400
    HONG KONG (Reuters) - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's initial public offering now ranks as the world's biggest in history at $25 billion, after the e-commerce giant and some of its shareholders sold additional shares. More...
  2. Kurds say they have halted Islamic State advance on Syrian townMon, 22 Sep 2014 05:55:27 -0400
    BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian Kurdish fighters have halted an advance by Islamic State fighters to the east of a predominantly Kurdish town near the border with Turkey, a spokesman for the main armed Kurdish group said. More...
  3. Siemens agrees to $7.6 billion deal to buy Dresser-RandMon, 22 Sep 2014 04:20:10 -0400
    FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Industrial conglomerate Siemens AG said on Monday it would buy U.S. oilfield equipment maker Dresser-Rand Group Inc for $7.6 billion in a move that would significantly boost the German company's oil and gas business in North America. More...
  4. Tesco cuts profit outlook again and suspends staff after accounting errorMon, 22 Sep 2014 05:57:57 -0400
    LONDON (Reuters) - Tesco cut its profit forecast for the third time this year on Monday and suspended four members of staff after finding a fault in its accounts, another blow to the reputation of Britain's biggest grocer. More...
  5. Ghani named Afghan president-elect after deal to end election disputeMon, 22 Sep 2014 04:36:08 -0400
    KABUL (Reuters) - Former Afghan finance minister Ashraf Ghani was named president-elect on Sunday after he signed a deal to share power with his opponent, ending months of turmoil over an election that destabilized the country as most foreign troops prepare to leave. More...
  6. Exclusive: Iran seeks give and take on Islamic State militants, nuclear programSun, 21 Sep 2014 20:03:48 -0400
    UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Iran is ready to work with the United States and its allies to stop Islamic State militants, but would like more flexibility on Iran's uranium enrichment program in exchange, senior Iranian officials told Reuters. More...
  7. Iran foreign minister hails 'new chapter' in Saudi ties: IRNAMon, 22 Sep 2014 04:45:51 -0400
    DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran and Saudi Arabia held their first foreign minister-level meeting since the 2013 election of President Hassan Rouhani, official Iranian media reported, signaling a possible thaw in chilly ties between the rival Gulf powers. More...
  8. More than 130,000 Syrian Kurds fleeing Islamic State crossed into Turkey: Deputy PMMon, 22 Sep 2014 03:54:26 -0400
    ISTANBUL (Reuters) - More than 130,000 Syrian Kurds fleeing an advance by Islamic State militants have crossed into Turkey in the past three days and the authorities are preparing for more, Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus said on Monday. More...
  9. Australia seeks broad new security powers after anti-terror raidsMon, 22 Sep 2014 03:43:44 -0400
    SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia's government is seeking broad new security powers to combat what it says is a rising threat from militant Islamists, the prime minister said on Monday, on the heels of sweeping counter-terrorism raids last week. More...
  10. World leaders to gather at U.N. in shadow of Islamic State, Ebola crisesSun, 21 Sep 2014 18:25:50 -0400
    UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - World leaders gather in New York this week to tackle a host of crises: the violence Islamic State militants are wreaking in Iraq and Syria, the exponential spread of the deadly Ebola virus in Africa and deadlocked negotiations on Iran's nuclear program. More...
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  1. Kids gets hands-on experience with familiar vehicles during Touch-A-TruckSun, 21 Sep 2014 11:43:25 GMT
    The ability to go up, up, up in an electric company bucket truck, or to see how things work inside a firetruck or police cruiser, or how a trash truck picks up containers were just some of the many opportunities for kids at the sixth annual Touch-A-Truck experience Saturday at the Wayne County Library parking lot in Wooster. More...
  2. Religion briefs: Sept. 19Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:48:31 GMT
    Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, 7605 Pleasant Home Road, will celebrate Homecoming on Sunday. A groumdbreakimg service for a new fellowship hall will be held immediately following the 10:15 a.m. service. More...
  3. Shreve Elementary School students receive bite-sized lesson about ConstitutionFri, 19 Sep 2014 17:18:28 GMT
    "Just keeping it fair" is a bite-sized way of looking at the United States Constitution, according to a guest speaker who brought a discussion of it down to size for first-grade students at Shreve Elementary School. Ann Tschantz, a member of the Tri-County Educational Service Center board and the Wooster-Wayne Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, gave them information they could digest in a way they could understand it about the United States Constitution. More...
  4. Letter: Burglary victims grateful for compassion shownFri, 19 Sep 2014 13:09:04 GMT
    My wife and I would like to thank all of the folks at the Wooster Police Department and especially officer April Teichmer for their quick, courteous and dedicated response to a recent burglary. Officer April kept us informed of the progress in the investigation and through hard work, a little luck and great detective skills the criminals were caught and most of our stolen property was recovered. More...
  5. YMCA of Wooster's after school program is spot-onFri, 19 Sep 2014 09:02:01 GMT
    The beginning of school means after school programs and for the YMCA of Wooster's after school program The Spot this new year means a whole new structure. Youth Director Laney Gilmore said more structure has been a goal of hers since she started in the position back in August. More...
  6. Region briefs: Smithville, Wooster, Orrville, OhioFri, 19 Sep 2014 09:02:00 GMT
    The Wayne County Schools Career Center will hold parent-teacher conferences Oct. 2 at the school from 4-8 p.m. Conferences for parents of Engineering Technologies students will be at Orrville High School on Monday, 4-8 p.m. Appointments with individual teachers are not necessary. A list of academic teacher locations have been sent to parents in the mail, and maps will be available at the front of the school. More...
  7. Free square danceFri, 19 Sep 2014 09:01:59 GMT
    Submitted photo FREE SQUARE DANCE -- Gnat Boxers Pam Brazee , Elden Miller, Judy Jaquet, Scott Boothby, Larry Jaquet, Carol Miller, Kevin Brazee and Rhonda Boothby will be part of the Free Invitational Square Dance to be held Tuesday and Sept. 29 at Ida Sue School, 266 Oldman Road, Wooster, 7-9 p.m. both days. More...
  8. Sarah G. "Sally" StryffelerThu, 18 Sep 2014 13:59:47 GMT
    Sarah G. "Sally" Stryffeler, 83, of Wooster, passed away Monday, September 15, 2014 at Wooster Community Hospital. She was born April 3, 1931 in Medina, the daughter of George Atlee and Harriett Emily Clark Ganyard. More...
  9. Engagements: 9-18Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:59:55 GMT
    Sandra and Dean Huffman of Wooster announce the engagement of their daughter, Cassandra Dee, to Thomas O. Bruch III. He is the son of Thomas Jr. and Joan Bruch of Wooster. More...
  10. Wayne County Historical Society Kitchen Tour set for Saturday from 1-5 p.m.Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:59:54 GMT
    The Wayne County Historical Society will hold its second annual Kitchen Tour on Saturday from 1-5 p.m. Homes featured on the tour are: Marcia Blum , 340 N. Bever St.; Patti and Bill Older, 408 N. Bever St.; Susan and John Beno, 415 N. Bever St.; Alexsandra Davis and Greg Lubelski, 428 N. Bever St.; and The College of Wooster President Grant and Peg Cornwell, corner of Beall Avenue and University Street. 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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