All posts by Kay Mathias

A Bowling Green Favorite is Making its Way to Findlay

Pizza lovers who make the drive to Bowling Green when craving Campus Pollyeyes Pizza will no longer need to head north.The well-known BG-based pizzaria, known for its famous stuffed breadsticks, opened its doors in Findlay at the end of October. “There are a lot of BGSU alumni here and we have always had great support

Renz Salanga Changes His Perspective

Where Are You From?/What Brought You to Findlay? Renz Salanga moved to the Findlay area when he was 14 years old. Salanga came to the city to join his parents and siblings who were already here to help care for an ill grandparent who was living in Lima, Ohio. His initial reaction was, “There aren’t

Becoming a Foster Parent

Bill Grose 53, is an independent provider for people with developmentally disabled. Though not married, he always wanted children of his own. Four years ago he decided to make his dream happen. He knew there was a community need to find loving homes for children so he became a foster parent to five children from

Knitting and Crocheting Group ‘Yarn Bombs’ Findlay with Kindness

Findlay resident Libby Hanes Calloway has turned her favorite hobbies of crocheting and knitting into a mission of spreading and sharing joy. In 2015, Calloway invited moms and daughters via the Hancock County Homeschool Facebook page to meet at the library to knit and crochet. After the group’s first meeting, she felt blessed to be

Findlay Officials Salute to Those Who Protect Our Rights and Safety

Findlay officials are painting the city proud with the addition of two recent visual tributes. Located on County Road 99 on the grounds of Ball Metal Corp., the north water tower has been adorned with red, white and blue in a salute to veterans- an idea suggested by Safety Service Director Paul Schmelzer. “Every 15-20