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  1. Dutch spend 461,000 euros to fence off king's Greek holiday homeWed, 20 Aug 2014 09:55:47 -0400
    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - The Dutch government paid 461,000 euros ($615,000) to erect a fence around King Willem-Alexander's seaside villa in southern Greece, RTL News reported on Wednesday, drawing media criticism and demands for an explanation. More...
  2. China Eastern plane aborts landing as traffic controllers take a napTue, 19 Aug 2014 05:08:40 -0400
    BEIJING (Reuters) - A China Eastern Airlines Corp passenger plane that had started its night-time descent into a Wuhan airport was forced to abort its landing after air traffic controllers had dozed off, an investigation report found. More...
  3. Owl kills canary during high-rise apartment raid in IdahoMon, 18 Aug 2014 17:28:52 -0400
    SALMON Idaho (Reuters) - An owl killed a canary after swooping into a 10th-floor apartment in Idaho, the canary's owner said on Monday. More...
  4. 1,000-pound alligator snared in Alabama huntMon, 18 Aug 2014 16:02:18 -0400
    (Reuters) - Hunters in Alabama snared an alligator weighing more than 1,000 pounds, the largest ever caught in a legal hunt in the state, conservation officials said on Monday. More...
  5. Alabama teenager sent home from school over dyed-red hairFri, 15 Aug 2014 18:22:02 -0400
    (Reuters) - An Alabama teenager with dyed-red hair was sent home from school by her principal over concerns that her mane was too bright and distracting, the girl's mother said on Friday. More...
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  1. Islamic State video claims to show beheading of U.S. journalistWed, 20 Aug 2014 11:58:43 -0400
    BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Islamic State militants posted a video that purported to show the beheading of American journalist James Foley in revenge for U.S. air strikes in Iraq, prompting widespread revulsion that could push Western powers into further action against the group. More...
  2. Gaza war rages on, Hamas says Israel tried to kill its military chiefWed, 20 Aug 2014 12:00:05 -0400
    GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) - An Israeli air strike in Gaza killed the wife and infant son of Hamas's military leader, Mohammed Deif, the group said, calling it an attempt to assassinate him after a ceasefire collapsed. More...
  3. Street battles in eastern Ukraine town kill nine: ministryWed, 20 Aug 2014 10:43:19 -0400
    KIEV (Reuters) - Ukrainian forces fought street battles with separatist rebels in the eastern town of Ilovaisk overnight into Wednesday as they sought to isolate rebel strongholds near the Russian border, an Interior Ministry official said. More...
  4. U.S. attorney general visits racially charged St. Louis suburbWed, 20 Aug 2014 12:27:31 -0400
    FERGUSON Mo. (Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder was visiting Ferguson, Missouri, on Wednesday, hours after nearly 50 protesters were arrested in the 11th straight night of demonstrations over the killing of an unarmed black teenager by a white police officer. More...
  5. Argentina bonds, peso reel on country's debt swap planWed, 20 Aug 2014 12:07:19 -0400
    BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Argentina's new plan to skirt U.S. courts and resume payment on defaulted bonds aims to protect creditors who participated in two debt restructurings, the economy minister said on Wednesday, adding it would be "madness" to pay holdout creditors 100 cents on the dollar. More...
  6. Pakistan cleric's supporters attempt to blockade parliament, but MPs escapeWed, 20 Aug 2014 07:28:45 -0400
    ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Thousands of Pakistani protesters tried to blockade parliament on Wednesday after an anti-government cleric told them not to allow anyone in or out, with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif inside at the time, but the lawmakers left by a back entrance. More...
  7. Target cuts forecast as it woos back customers with more discountsWed, 20 Aug 2014 11:59:14 -0400
    (Reuters) - Target Corp cut its full-year earnings forecast as it offers more discounts to attract cash-strapped customers and win over shoppers unnerved by a massive holiday-season data breach. More...
  8. Austria detains nine suspected of wanting to join militants in SyriaWed, 20 Aug 2014 10:58:32 -0400
    VIENNA (Reuters) - Nine people suspected of intending to join Islamic militants fighting the government in Syria have been arrested in Austria, Vienna prosecutors said on Wednesday. More...
  9. Exclusive: Brazil's PSDB party would support Silva in runoffWed, 20 Aug 2014 09:58:36 -0400
    SAO PAULO (Reuters) - The Brazilian Social Democracy Party (PSDB), the country's biggest opposition group, would formally support environmentalist Marina Silva in a runoff vote for the presidency if its own candidate fails to qualify, a party source told Reuters. More...
  10. Chinese police arrest three for deadly auto parts factory blastWed, 20 Aug 2014 09:59:28 -0400
    BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese police have arrested three people in connection with an explosion at an auto parts plant that killed 75 people in China's worst industrial accident in a year, state media said on Wednesday. More...
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  1. Wooster Council approves sale of cruisers to AshlandTue, 19 Aug 2014 17:57:49 GMT
    Fresh off summer break, city council Monday night had a light agenda made lighter as two members were absent. More...
  2. Anniversary: Russ and Carole NorrisTue, 19 Aug 2014 13:47:55 GMT
    Russ and Carole Norris, 3852 Dornoch Drive, celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary July 14. They were married in 1974 at Central Christian Church, Wooster, by the Rev. More...
  3. Wooster, Ohio to be regional meeting site for 2014 Farm Bill dairy program meetingTue, 19 Aug 2014 09:43:20 GMT
    A meeting to explain the 2014 Farm Bill dairy program is scheduled for Sept. 15 in Wooster, with pre-registration requested to the Wayne County Extension office by Sept. More...
  4. Growing a company in WoosterTue, 19 Aug 2014 09:43:19 GMT
    New growth expanding. That's how Mayor Bob Breneman characterized the latest $15 million expansion project by Seaman Corp., which was celebrated by more than 240 people Monday at the company's newly expanded and renovated world headquarters on Venture Boulevard. More...
  5. Reunion: WoosterTue, 19 Aug 2014 09:43:18 GMT
    The Wooster High School class of 2004 will hold its 10-year reunion Sept. 6, 7-10 p.m. at the Olde Jaol Restaurant. More...
  6. Wooster students back to schoolTue, 19 Aug 2014 08:43:23 GMT
    Mike Schenk photo/www.buydrphotos.com Wooster District students at Cornerstone Elementary School take a break on the playground from the first day of school Monday. More...
  7. Suspect wanted in Mansfield shooting arrested in GalionSuspect wanted ...Mon, 18 Aug 2014 22:29:33 GMT
    Suspect wanted in Mansfield shooting arrested in Galion Steven Sanderfer, wanted in an Aug. 7 shooting, was arrested Monday in a Galion hotel. More...
  8. Letter: Thanks for supporting Wee CareMon, 18 Aug 2014 09:05:39 GMT
    I would like to take this opportunity to thank all those who came to the 50th anniversary celebration of the Wee Care Center. More...
  9. Running with all their heart around WoosterSun, 17 Aug 2014 09:57:52 GMT
    One person slept through it, but probably only one. Lindsay Blough's eight-month-old son dozed in his stroller as his mother completed the course as a 5K runner in the Buehler's Heart & Sole Community Walk & Run on Saturday morning in Wooster. More...
  10. Public Record: Felony SentencingsPublic Record: Felony...Sun, 17 Aug 2014 00:23:58 GMT
    Public Record: Felony Sentencings These are offenders who have recently appeared in common pleas court. 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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