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  1. Florida dog saved after being shot, tied to railroad tracksThu, 05 Mar 2015 14:31:25 -0500
    TAMPA, Fla. (Reuters) - A Florida dog was tied to railroad tracks and shot twice, but survived after police rescued the animal before she was hit by an oncoming train, authorities said. More...
  2. Remains of two fetuses found in ceiling of Indiana funeral homeThu, 05 Mar 2015 14:38:33 -0500
    GARY, Ind. (Reuters) - Gary, Indiana, authorities on Thursday were investigating the origin of two fetuses that were briefly hidden in the rafters of a funeral home morgue. More...
  3. Leaks from taps cause massive damage to Germany's spy agencyThu, 05 Mar 2015 07:15:25 -0500
    BERLIN (Reuters) - The German spy agency's new headquarters was flooded by water after several taps were removed by thieves on its upper floors, police said on Thursday. More...
  4. Florida man drove dead body to attorney's office: policeThu, 05 Mar 2015 12:57:59 -0500
    ORLANDO, Fla. (Reuters) - Florida detectives are investigating the case of a man who drove to his lawyer's office with a dead body in the bed of his pickup truck, authorities said on Thursday. More...
  5. It's raining cats and tourists on a Japanese islandTue, 03 Mar 2015 02:03:09 -0500
    AOSHIMA, Japan (Reuters) - An army of feral cats rules a remote island in southern Japan, curling up in abandoned houses or strutting about in a fishing village that is overrun with felines outnumbering humans six to one. More...
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  1. Delta jet skids off runway during snowstorm at NY airportThu, 05 Mar 2015 18:17:04 -0500
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - A Delta Air Lines Inc jet landing during a snowstorm at New York's LaGuardia Airport on Thursday slid off the runway and struck a fence before coming to rest on a snow-covered embankment just feet from the frigid waters of Flushing Bay. More...
  2. Soft U.S. data hints at near-term hiccup in economic growthThu, 05 Mar 2015 12:00:25 -0500
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment aid last week rose to its highest level since May, but economists dismissed the increase as weather-related and said the jobs market remained solid. More...
  3. Knife-wielding attacker slashes face of U.S. ambassador in South KoreaThu, 05 Mar 2015 14:20:11 -0500
    SEOUL (Reuters) - U.S. ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert underwent two-and-a-half hours of surgery after he was slashed in the face by a Korean nationalist in an attack at a breakfast forum in Seoul on Thursday to discuss Korean reunification. More...
  4. Businesses back gay marriage, top U.S. court sets argument dateThu, 05 Mar 2015 17:42:55 -0500
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Big business rallied behind the gay marriage cause on Thursday as the U.S. Supreme Court scheduled oral arguments for April 28 on the contentious social issue that promises to yield one of the justices' most important rulings of 2015. More...
  5. Exclusive: White House mulled, then balked at curbing explosive gas on oil trainsThu, 05 Mar 2015 17:59:13 -0500
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Obama administration weighed national standards to control explosive gas in oil trains last year but rejected the move, deciding instead to leave new rules to North Dakota, where much of the fuel originates. More...
  6. Cardinal Edward Egan, former New York archbishop, dies at 82Thu, 05 Mar 2015 17:52:38 -0500
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Cardinal Edward Egan, a former Roman Catholic archbishop of New York, who won praise for his leadership after the Sept. 11 attacks but was criticized for his handling of a clergy sex abuse scandal, died on Thursday at age 82. More...
  7. Review of Hillary Clinton emails to take months: U.S. officialThu, 05 Mar 2015 15:31:49 -0500
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A growing controversy over Democrat Hillary Clinton's use of personal email for work while she was U.S. secretary of state could drag on for months, threatening to cloud the expected launch of her 2016 presidential campaign. More...
  8. Exclusive: Scribbled note shows Nemtsov on trail of Russian deaths in Ukraine Thu, 05 Mar 2015 12:43:07 -0500
    MOSCOW (Reuters) - It may have been the last note Boris Nemtsov ever wrote, a hurried scrawl in blue pen on a plain white sheet of A4 paper. More...
  9. Kerry tries to reassure Iran's Gulf rivals on nuclear talksThu, 05 Mar 2015 12:17:43 -0500
    RIYADH (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry told Gulf Arab states on Thursday Washington was not seeking a "grand bargain" with Iran, and said a nuclear deal with Tehran would be in their interests. More...
  10. AbbVie boosts cancer drug pipeline with $21 billion Pharmacyclics dealThu, 05 Mar 2015 17:24:43 -0500
    (Reuters) - AbbVie Inc is to buy Pharmacyclics Inc for about $21 billion, giving it access to what is expected to be one of the world's top-selling cancer drugs and expanding its reach in the profitable oncology field. More...
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  1. Wooster council talks mowing of city propertyTue, 03 Mar 2015 11:22:16 GMT
    City Council "cut" to the chase Monday night as its only agenda item concerning mowing of city-owned property was approved. The resolution was approved unanimously, 7-0, to advertise for bid on the mowing contract. More...
  2. College of Wooster receives $5 million giftMon, 02 Mar 2015 19:43:48 GMT
    The College of Wooster has received a $5 million gift that will be used for a new science building and to improve a residence hall. Doug Brush, a 1977 graduate and college trustee, gave $4 million toward the $40 million science building and $1 million to renovate the Holden Annex. More...
  3. Community recordMon, 02 Mar 2015 14:34:22 GMT
    Diabetes Support Group, Aultman Orrville Hospital Conference Room, 10:30 a.m. repeated at 6:30 p.m. Both are led by Certified Diabetes Educator and Dietitian Bobbie Randall. Orrville Alzheimer's Support Group, 1 p.m., Trinity United Methodist Church, 1556 Rex Drive. More...
  4. Fire damages Wooster homeMon, 02 Mar 2015 10:29:37 GMT
    A Sunday morning garage fire resulted in about $75,000 worth of damage to a home in Wooster.Firefighters arrived at 3336 Colton Court, the home owned by Ping and Yong Ping, just before 9 a.m. and found, according to a report completed by Lt. More...
  5. Belcher named Wooster PD Officer of YearMon, 02 Mar 2015 02:20:43 GMT
    Detective Bill Belcher was named Wooster Police Department's Officer of the Year during a ceremony before city council. Belcher, who started with WPD in 1999, was honored because "he is always willing to assist other people in law enforcement and our community." More...
  6. Send Help! Cookie crime may be a larger signMon, 02 Mar 2015 00:15:49 GMT
    WOOSTER, Ohio -- I was a fly on the wall last weekend as I listened to my brother explain to the kids in his Sunday school class the tradition of "giving something up for Lent." Tracing the origin back to Christ's time in the desert, he emphasized the point was to make a "meaningful" sacrifice. More...
  7. Quest for major general's wordsSun, 01 Mar 2015 20:01:16 GMT
    Wayne County's pioneer past comes vividly alive in a new book released by two Wooster men after years of research into a major general in the United States Army during the Civil War. More...
  8. Wayne County Public Library's 'Amish bookmobile' fame travels to San DiegoSun, 01 Mar 2015 15:46:33 GMT
    The library's bookmobile has extended its fame to San Diego, where the Wayne County Public Library's bookmobile manager took a taste of Ohio's Amish Country. More...
  9. Wooster Chorus to perform March 10 at Epworth UMCSun, 01 Mar 2015 11:41:54 GMT
    The highly acclaimed Wooster Chorus, an ensemble of 64 student musicians from The College of Wooster in Wooster, Ohio, will perform at Epworth United Methodist Church at 7 p.m., Tuesday, March 10, as part of the group's 51st annual spring tour. Directed by Lisa Wong, the Wooster Chorus will share an eclectic program of choral music that explores the notion of one's place in a vast, flourishing and ever-changing world. More...
  10. The College of Wooster begins search for new presidentSun, 01 Mar 2015 10:36:51 GMT
    The College of Wooster announced on Saturday its plans for identifying an interim president for the 2015-16 academic year, with the anticipation of recommending a candidate to the board of trustees before its May meeting; and for selecting a successor for President Grant Cornwell, with the goal of the new president taking over the helm of the College in the summer of 2016. Cornwell, who has served as president of the College since 2007, has resigned to become president of Rollins College in Winter Park, Fla. 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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