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  1. Town of Reduction, population 60, up for sale in PennsylvaniaThu, 23 Mar 2017 21:07:11 -0400
    HARRISBURG, Pa. (Reuters) - Got $1.5 million to spare? If so, tiny Reduction, a one-time company town built to house workers at a long-vanished garbage-processing plant in western Pennsylvania, could be yours for the asking. More...
  2. Scientists launch campaign to restore Pluto to the planet clubTue, 21 Mar 2017 14:54:08 -0400
    (Reuters) - A team of scientists seeking to restore Pluto to planethood launched a campaign on Tuesday to broaden the astronomical classifications which led to its demotion to a "dwarf planet" a decade ago. More...
  3. Senegal Islamic channel blames 'criminal act' for porn broadcastWed, 22 Mar 2017 09:30:15 -0400
    DAKAR (Reuters) - A Senegalese Islamic channel shocked viewers with half an hour of hardcore pornography in the middle of the day, in what the TV station on Wednesday attributed to a "criminal act". More...
  4. Good luck coins prove fatal for Thai "piggy bank" turtleTue, 21 Mar 2017 03:50:48 -0400
    BANGKOK (Reuters) - A 25-year-old Thai sea turtle died from blood poisoning on Tuesday, never recovering from an operation to remove 915 coins from her stomach, thrown into her pool for good luck, veterinarians said. More...
  5. 'You know there's crocs there' says teen bitten after jumping in riverMon, 20 Mar 2017 23:59:13 -0400
    (Reuters) - An Australian teenager who was bitten by a crocodile when he jumped into a river in northern Queensland on a dare is now recovering in hospital and looking forward to a date with the British backpacker he was trying to impress. More...
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  1. Trump tastes failure as U.S. House healthcare bill collapsesFri, 24 Mar 2017 22:22:05 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump suffered a stunning political setback on Friday in a Congress controlled by his own party when Republican leaders pulled legislation to overhaul the U.S. healthcare system, a major 2016 election campaign promise of the president and his allies. More...
  2. Speaker Ryan dented by healthcare debacle, but keeps supportFri, 24 Mar 2017 20:49:53 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan on Friday acknowledged the unthinkable for a Republican leader: he could not deliver the votes to repeal and replace Obamacare, even though he and his fellow Republicans had vowed to do so for seven years. More...
  3. With healthcare bill dead, Republicans turn to taxesFri, 24 Mar 2017 19:28:16 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - After failing to repeal Obamacare, Republicans in the U.S. Congress quickly pivoted on Friday to President Donald Trump's next priority: overhauling the federal tax code, but their plan has already split the business community. More...
  4. Obamacare exploding? Maybe just a slow burnFri, 24 Mar 2017 20:41:14 -0400
    NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that Obamacare was "exploding" after Republican lawmakers shelved legislation that would have dismantled the healthcare law. More...
  5. Democratic opposition to U.S. high court nominee growsFri, 24 Mar 2017 17:08:31 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A third of Democratic senators have so far announced they will vote against confirming U.S. President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, adding to a chorus of opposition from the left, but leaving questions over whether there will be a concerted effort to block a vote in the Senate. More...
  6. Iraqi forces pause Mosul push over concern for civilian casualtiesSat, 25 Mar 2017 06:53:18 -0400
    MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - Iraqi government forces paused in their push to recapture western Mosul from Islamic State militants on Saturday because of the high rate of civilian casualties, a security forces spokesman said. More...
  7. For Trump, it was the lost art of the dealFri, 24 Mar 2017 20:40:30 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - In the end, the Closer couldnt close the deal. More...
  8. Powerful Texas Republican sees tough road for 'bathroom bill'Fri, 24 Mar 2017 21:39:51 -0400
    AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - The Republican speaker of the Texas House of Representatives said on Friday a bill to limit bathroom access for transgender people would face a tough time in the chamber, where there are worries of an economic hit to the state if it became law. More...
  9. Trump greenlights Keystone XL pipeline, but obstacles loomFri, 24 Mar 2017 19:07:24 -0400
    WASHINGTON/CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's administration approved TransCanada Corp's Keystone XL pipeline on Friday, cheering the oil industry and angering environmentalists even as further hurdles for the controversial project loom. More...
  10. Middle-aged London attacker was criminal who wasn't seen as threatFri, 24 Mar 2017 17:39:00 -0400
    BIRMINGHAM, England (Reuters) - Before he killed four people in Britain's deadliest attack since the 2005 London bombings, Khalid Masood was considered by intelligence officers to be a criminal who posed little serious threat. More...
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  1. Letter: Group urges support of Wooster levySat, 25 Mar 2017 08:17:45 GMT
    The Wooster Schools Alliance, a volunteer and community run organization, is encouraging all Wooster City School District voters to support the permanent improvement levy on May 2. The funds generated from the PI levy will be used to maintain our school district's buildings, upgrade technology and increase the safety of our facilities. By law, PI levy funds cannot be used for operating expenses or salaries. More...
  2. Post 68 supports Wooster Youth BaseballSat, 25 Mar 2017 08:17:44 GMT
    American Legion Post 68 has continued its decades-long community service of sponsoring youth baseball teams with a gift of $2,000 to Wooster Youth Baseball. Current subscribers have full access to all online news content as part of their subscription. More...
  3. College of Wooster Jazz Ensemble concert scheduled for March 31Sat, 25 Mar 2017 08:17:43 GMT
    The College of Wooster's Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Combos, under the direction of Jeffrey Lindberg, professor of music, and Greg Slawson, jazz piano instructor, will perform at 7:30 p.m., Friday, March 31, at Freedlander Theatre, 329 E. University St. Current subscribers have full access to all online news content as part of their subscription. If you are a current subscriber, please log in with your website account information for full access. More...
  4. Meeting notesFri, 24 Mar 2017 13:17:22 GMT
    There were four tables in play Friday afternoon at The Community Center, when Wooster Duplicate Bridge met March 17. Average was 42. Pairs above average were: Kay Wagner and Gale Metcalf 60; Dana and Virginia Brooks 49.5; Cheryl Backstrom and Bill Smith 44. Current subscribers have full access to all online news content as part of their subscription. If you are a current subscriber, please log in with your website account information for full access. More...
  5. 100,000 eggs await the hunters at Grace Church Helicopter Egg DropFri, 24 Mar 2017 08:50:50 GMT
    Already at Grace Church in Wooster, it appears that the eggs have taken over. In the hallways, in boxes, in plastic trash bins. More...
  6. Engagement: Elizabeth Ferguson-Jesse ButlerThu, 23 Mar 2017 22:05:37 GMT
    Bobbi Lay, aunt, and father Jason Ferguson, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of Elizabeth Ann Ferguson of Wooster to Jesse Marks Butler of Wooster. He is the son of Dianne Butler of Wooster and Jeff Butler of Lebanon. More...
  7. Engagement: Beth Lang-Eric KlineThu, 23 Mar 2017 10:38:29 GMT
    Thom and Margi Lang of Medina announce the engagement of their daughter, Beth of Wooster to Eric Kline of West Salem. He is the son of Rich and Stacey Kline of West Salem. More...
  8. Meeting notesTue, 21 Mar 2017 09:17:15 GMT
    Monday Club met at the home of Barbara Tartir March 13. Hostesses were Tartir and Cheryl Weiss. The speaker, a fellow member and retired professor from The College of Wooster, was Vivian Holliday who presented a program following the theme, "Read Me a Story. More...
  9. Wooster Brush Company celebrates its Service AwardsSun, 19 Mar 2017 10:10:25 GMT
    More than 470 employees and guests celebrated The Wooster Brush Company's annual service awards at The College of Wooster in Lowry Center on March 18. Service awards were presented to 59 employees. Current subscribers have full access to all online news content as part of their subscription. More...
  10. Meeting notesThu, 16 Mar 2017 10:25:57 GMT
    Jamie Parsons, executive director of Viola Startzman Free Clinic spoke to Wooster Emblem Club when they met Feb. 28, on the services the clinic provides to the community. Current subscribers have full access to all online news content as part of their subscription. 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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