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  1. Odd ancient lizard-like reptile called earliest-known turtleWed, 02 Sep 2015 16:40:27 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - It was a creature that one scientist said resembled "a strange, gluttonous lizard that swallowed a small Frisbee." More...
  2. Fox News anchor sues Hasbro over toy hamster sharing her nameWed, 02 Sep 2015 14:40:19 -0400
    (Reuters) - An anchor for Fox News Channel has sued Hasbro Inc for more than $5 million over the company's sale of a plastic toy hamster that shares her name, and which she says resembles her. More...
  3. London's car-melting skyscraper wins Carbuncle CupWed, 02 Sep 2015 07:09:33 -0400
    LONDON (Reuters) - A London skyscraper that made headlines for reflecting sunlight at an intensity that melted parts of a Jaguar car in the street below has been awarded the annual Carbuncle Cup that highlights perceived architectural horrors. More...
  4. Texas teen fatally shoots himself while taking selfieWed, 02 Sep 2015 11:32:29 -0400
    AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - A 19-year-old Texas man who was posing with a gun for a social media selfie photo accidentally shot himself and died from the wounds, Houston police said on Wednesday. More...
  5. First Dane goes into space -- to test bike gearTue, 01 Sep 2015 10:35:44 -0400
    COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Denmark will send its first man into space on Wednesday and in keeping with the country's love of all things cycling, one of his jobs will be to test new equipment on Danish-made exercise bikes at the International Space Station. More...
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  1. Migrants shut Eurostar trains to UK; dead wash up on Turkish beachWed, 02 Sep 2015 17:07:17 -0400
    CALAIS, France/BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hundreds of migrants poured overnight onto the high-speed railway linking Paris with London near the French port of Calais, stranding passengers in darkness aboard Eurostar trains. More...
  2. Obama secures key vote to protect Iran nuclear deal in U.S. CongressWed, 02 Sep 2015 16:28:14 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Wednesday secured the 34th Senate vote needed to sustain a veto of any congressional resolution disapproving a nuclear deal with Iran, ensuring the accord will not fail in the U.S. Congress. More...
  3. Kentucky clerk files injunction on same-sex marriage licensesWed, 02 Sep 2015 16:54:44 -0400
    MOREHEAD, Ky. (Reuters) - Lawyers representing a county clerk in Kentucky who has refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses in defiance of a court order filed an emergency motion on Wednesday asking for an injunction to temporarily block the order while she appeals. More...
  4. Wall Street surges as turbulence becomes the norm Wed, 02 Sep 2015 16:23:29 -0400
    (Reuters) - Wall Street stocks jumped almost 2 percent on Wednesday in the latest volatile session as investors weighed the impact of a stumbling Chinese economy and global market turmoil on the Federal Reserve's impending decision about when to raise interest rates. More...
  5. China to put on huge show of force for World War Two anniversaryWed, 02 Sep 2015 17:05:27 -0400
    BEIJING (Reuters) - China will put on a huge show of force on Thursday with goose-stepping troops and nuclear-capable missiles parading through Beijing, marking 70 years since the end of World War Two and the country's growing military might and confidence. More...
  6. Baltimore judge: Charges against police in Gray case can go forwardWed, 02 Sep 2015 17:11:14 -0400
    BALTIMORE (Reuters) - A judge on Wednesday rejected defense motions to drop charges against six Baltimore police officers charged in the death of a black man from an injury in custody, clearing the way for scheduled trial next month. More...
  7. Five Chinese ships in Bering Sea as Obama visits AlaskaWed, 02 Sep 2015 17:08:39 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Five Chinese Navy ships are sailing in international waters in the Bering Sea off Alaska, the Pentagon said on Wednesday, in an apparent first for China's military that came as U.S. President Barack Obama toured the U.S. state. More...
  8. Another 57 Clinton email threads contain foreign governments' informationWed, 02 Sep 2015 16:53:09 -0400
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - "Here's my personal email," Hillary Clinton wrote to U.S. special envoy George Mitchell on a summer Sunday in 2010 as he telephoned one European official after another in an effort to keep peace talks between the Israelis and the Palestinians on track. More...
  9. Manhunt widens for suspects in Illinois policeman's deathWed, 02 Sep 2015 15:51:36 -0400
    CHICAGO (Reuters) - Hundreds of police on Wednesday widened the search for three suspects in the fatal shooting of a 30-year veteran policeman in northern Illinois amid the closure of local schools and preparations for a vigil for the slain officer. More...
  10. Obama heads to Arctic community on last day of Alaska tourWed, 02 Sep 2015 15:00:35 -0400
    ANCHORAGE/JUNEAU Alaska (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Wednesday will become the first sitting U.S. president to visit a community north of the Arctic Circle, a trek the White House hopes will bring into focus how climate change is affecting Americans. More...
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  1. College Students Help Cut Readmissions in HalfWed, 02 Sep 2015 20:11:03 GMT
    It could be said that there are three sides to every hospital admission - what's observed in the inpatient setting, what the patient says, and what's really going on in the patient's home. AlexSandra Davis, RN, BSN, recently experienced this when a patient was referred to Wooster Community Hospital's Community Care Network , a program that trains and uses college students as community health workers. More...
  2. Region briefs: Sept. 1Wed, 02 Sep 2015 01:08:29 GMT
    Girls wanting to be in the queen and princess contests at the Holmes County Antique Festival must attend a mandatory informational meeting Sept. 8 at 6 p.m. Princess contestants must be ages 7-10 by today and queen contestants must be ages 14-19. More...
  3. Skills Challenge raises $9,600 for Wayne County Children's Advocacy CenterTue, 01 Sep 2015 20:50:11 GMT
    The Wooster Exchange Club's Skills Challenge Bowling event held at Wayne Lanes on July 25 raised $9,800 for the Wayne County Children's Advocacy Center . Here, Gil Ning , Courtney Chenevey and Dawn Cazzolli pose with the check. More...
  4. Frank MarLettTue, 01 Sep 2015 16:20:54 GMT
    Frank C. MarLett, of Wooster, Ohio, passed away August 26, 2015 in Wooster, Ohio. He was born January 29, 1930 in Warren, Pennsylvania. More...
  5. Jerome Fatzinger is named NAMI Crisis Intervention Team Officer of the YearTue, 01 Sep 2015 12:00:14 GMT
    Kindness and compassion were the two words used to describe Jerome Fatzinger, the recipient of the annual Crisis Intervention Team Officer of the Year award, which was presented to him Thursday. NAMI Wayne and Holmes Counties Executive Director Helen Walkerly used those words to describe Fatzinger, who for the past 16 years has served on the Wooster Police Department. More...
  6. Ironing out issues before Boys & Girls Club lease is finalTue, 01 Sep 2015 07:50:30 GMT
    WOOSTER DISTRICT, Wooster, Ohio -- School district leaders are getting closer to finalizing a lease with the Boys & Girls Club of Wooster, but there remain a few issues to iron out, so board members tabled the measure at Tuesday's meeting. Club officials want to build onto Edgewood Middle School to have some permanent space for the nonprofit organization. More...
  7. Newsmaker: Jim Bird enjoys finding the science behind the mysteryTue, 01 Sep 2015 03:24:42 GMT
    When Jim Bird is not advocating for Democratic candidates and issues or teaching at the Agricultural Technical Institute, he likely can be found in the kitchen. Bird came to Wooster around 1970 after his father built the Buckeye Tree Restaurant on Cleveland Road, which is now El Tapatio Mexican Restaurant. More...
  8. Visitors enjoy annual Ida Sue Car ShowMon, 31 Aug 2015 23:11:16 GMT
    While working on his race cars, local racing legend David "Sam" Huffman would notice his tools suddenly disappear. His daughter, Megan Forinash, was enamored with cars, loving to hang with her dad in the garage, and yes, play with his gadgets and tools. More...
  9. Vulture's Knob hosts OIRL Race #2Mon, 31 Aug 2015 18:51:14 GMT
    The weather was more condusive to lounging beside a pool with a cool drink, yet a swarm of activity was taking place at Vulture's Knob in Wooster, Ohio, as the Ohio Interscholastic Cycling League brought the second race in the state wide series to Wayne County. The technical single track challenged the student athletes with rough terrain and tough climbs in sweltering heat, living up to one hill's namesake...The Furnace. More...
  10. Community recordMon, 31 Aug 2015 14:33:48 GMT
    Depression Bipolar Support Alliance, each Wednesday, for people living with mood disorders, 12:30 p.m., MOCA House, 637 College Ave., Wooster. 330-264-1590. 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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