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  1. Canadian goes airborne in lawn chair lifted by helium balloonsMon, 06 Jul 2015 15:44:38 -0400
    CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - A Canadian man who parachuted from a flying lawn chair powered by helium balloons was facing police charges on Monday. More...
  2. Bolivian gourmet eatery creates quinoa communion wafers for popeMon, 06 Jul 2015 15:41:13 -0400
    LA PAZ (Reuters) - A Bolivian avant-garde restaurant hopes this week to serve a well-known non-paying customer and receive a holy seal of approval for its new creation: a quinoa-based communion wafer. More...
  3. World's oldest person celebrates 116th birthday in New York CityMon, 06 Jul 2015 15:36:26 -0400
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - The world's oldest living person, the daughter of sharecroppers and granddaughter of slaves, celebrated her 116th birthday on Monday in New York. More...
  4. Sex on a Florida beach leads to two-and-a-half years prison timeMon, 06 Jul 2015 15:27:22 -0400
    TAMPA, Fla. (Reuters) - A man convicted of having sex on a public beach in Florida in front of a child was sentenced on Monday to 2-1/2 years in prison, a state prosecutor said. More...
  5. Mexican firm sorry for royally selling president shortThu, 02 Jul 2015 18:12:04 -0400
    MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - It could have been the height of diplomatic embarrassment for Mexico's president. More...
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  1. Germany, France press Greece to make fast, credible proposalsMon, 06 Jul 2015 22:09:51 -0400
    PARIS/ATHENS (Reuters) - France and Germany told Greece on Monday to come up with serious proposals in order to restart financial aid talks, a day after Greeks voted overwhelmingly to reject more austerity. More...
  2. Iran demands end to U.N. missile sanctions, West refusesMon, 06 Jul 2015 19:55:48 -0400
    VIENNA (Reuters) - A dispute over U.N. sanctions on Iran's ballistic missile program and a broader arms embargo were among issues holding up a nuclear deal between Tehran and six world powers on Monday, the day before their latest self-imposed deadline. More...
  3. Services sector activity growth slows in June: MarkitMon, 06 Jul 2015 13:51:32 -0400
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. services sector expansion eased for a third straight month in June, pressured by a slowdown in employment and output growth, an industry report showed on Monday. More...
  4. Boston Marathon bomber files motion seeking new trialMon, 06 Jul 2015 16:18:42 -0400
    (Reuters) - Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who has been sentenced to death, filed a motion in federal court on Monday seeking a new trial, according to court records. More...
  5. Venezuela's Maduro says U.S. diplomatic channel 'working well'Mon, 06 Jul 2015 22:06:43 -0400
    CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said on Monday that a recently created diplomatic back-channel with the United States is "working very well" at improving communication between the two countries following more than a decade of tensions. More...
  6. Obama says U.S. to increase support for Syria oppositionMon, 06 Jul 2015 18:46:29 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama pledged to increase U.S. support for the moderate opposition in Syria's civil war on Monday and said the United States needed to do more at home to prevent attacks and combat Islamic State efforts to recruit followers. More...
  7. All clear at Maryland military hospital after gunshot reportMon, 06 Jul 2015 14:48:07 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Authorities gave the all clear at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in suburban Washington, the biggest military hospital complex in the world, after a report of a gunshot triggered a lockdown on Monday, the U.S. Navy said. More...
  8. South Carolina bill to remove Confederate flag advances in legislatureMon, 06 Jul 2015 18:22:50 -0400
    CHARLESTON, S.C. (Reuters) - South Carolina lawmakers took a step on Monday toward removing the Confederate battle flag that flies at the state house in Columbia, long denounced as a symbol of slavery by critics. More...
  9. Air strikes kill nearly 100 in Yemen, cast shadow on truce talksMon, 06 Jul 2015 19:21:32 -0400
    DUBAI/ADEN (Reuters) - Nearly 100 people were killed on Monday in air strikes across Yemen, the Houthi-run state news agency reported, as a Saudi-led coalition stepped up attacks that are likely to weigh on efforts to broker a humanitarian truce. More...
  10. In Ecuador, Pope Francis appeals for more inclusive ChurchMon, 06 Jul 2015 16:47:57 -0400
    GUAYAQUIL, Ecuador (Reuters) - Pope Francis used his first Mass in Ecuador on Monday to ask for support in his efforts to reach out to Catholics who feel shunned by the Church when the world's bishops gather at the Vatican in October. More...
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  1. Commentary: Guy Kawasaki has left a marketing markSun, 05 Jul 2015 11:07:19 GMT
    WOOSTER, Ohio -- It should come as no surprise that one of the greatest marketing minds that is alive today got his start at Apple. Actually, Guy Kawasaki has had multiple stints at Apple, but he is most famous for his last one in the late 1990s. More...
  2. Wayne, Holmes counties immunization activity on the riseSun, 05 Jul 2015 11:07:18 GMT
    WOOSTER, Ohio -- The Wayne County Health Department has seen an increase in the number of appointments for international travel consultations and immunizations in recent weeks. "As the Holmes County Health Department makes its transition, we seem to be absorbing some of their clientele," Patient Care Services Director Susan Varnes said during the Board of Health's June meeting. More...
  3. Estora HayhurstFri, 03 Jul 2015 18:23:23 GMT
    Estora Hayhurst, 66, of Shreve, passed away Tuesday, June 30, 2015 at her home. She was born in Cleveland, to Cowan and Lona M. Kirby, Jr. She had attended the Wooster United Methodist Church. More...
  4. Letter: No problem showing I.D. for purchaseFri, 03 Jul 2015 14:08:47 GMT
    A few days ago I needed to replace my land line. I found a new phone at one of the big box retailers in Wooster. More...
  5. Bits and Pieces: Readers reminisce about Wooster's pastFri, 03 Jul 2015 09:54:08 GMT
    This week's column is jam packed full of memories. Doug Taylor of Bexley recalled a favorite memory from his teenage years. More...
  6. Wooster Growth Corp. approves warehousing tax abatementsFri, 03 Jul 2015 09:54:07 GMT
    Two tax abatement requests received support from Wooster Growth Corp. for additional warehousing space. Two applications through the enterprise zone agreement were approved for Chesterland Productions as it seeks to continue developing the industrial park along Enterprise Parkway off Akron Road. More...
  7. Correction: July 3Fri, 03 Jul 2015 08:49:10 GMT
    To purchase tickets for Summer Stage Wooster Productions and Wooster High School Drama Club's production of the "Sound of Music" to be performed July 18-19 and 24-26, visit www.whsdramaclub.weebley.com. More...
  8. Saley named Wooster's fire chiefThu, 02 Jul 2015 09:50:58 GMT
    The 27th fire chief in the recorded history of the Wooster Fire Department, which dates back to 1871, was sworn in Monday afternoon at City Hall. Barry Saley, 34, who has served on the department since 2005, is the department's newest chief. More...
  9. Blown transformer led to Wooster's water problemsThu, 02 Jul 2015 09:50:57 GMT
    A blown transformer at the city's water production plant Tuesday led to a boil advisory and temporary drop in pressures across Wooster. Joel Montgomery, director of administration for the city, said the plant's main transformer blew. More...
  10. Wooster Community Hospital approves construction agreementWed, 01 Jul 2015 10:01:16 GMT
    The Wooster Community Hospital's board of governors approved entering into a contract to take the hospital to bid on its northward expansion project. 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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