Arlington’s Appleseed IGA To Close

The Appleseed IGA, a locally owned grocery store in Arlington, is closing. Owned by Larry and Kay Lovell, the IGA has been part of the community since 1985. In a Facebook post, the couple wrote: “For the past 33 years, Lovell’s Appleseed IGA has had the privilege of being part of this great community. Three

RooBarb Studios

Tell your story with the “Your Life’s Treasure…Your Stories” necklace at RooBarb Studios. With custom sterling silver hand stamped names and charms, you can create your story and keep it close to your heart. RooBarb Studios offers a variety of one-of-a-kind hand stamped jewelry. Prices on custom pieces vary. 622 S. Main St 567-250-9440 |

Cooper Tire Recognized For Corporate Board Diversity

Cooper Tire & Rubber Company will be recognized by the Women’s Forum of New York at its Breakfast of Corporate Champions on Nov. 7 for having a corporate board comprised of 30 percent women, (exceeding the national average of 23.4 percent women). The Women’s Forum of New York, through its Corporate Board Initiative, is working

Arlington Village Festival

Are you ready for some family fun? Head out to the Arlington Village Festival just a short drive from Findlay. A community tradition, the festival kicks off with a parade on Friday evening at 6:30pm on State Route 68. Additionally, there will be food, Kids Zone, Family & Entertainment Zone, a cornhole tournament, Blast of

Flag City Clothing

Show support for your favorite area businesse with a t-shirt from Flag City Clothing. The local business section at their shop features t-shirts from favorites such as Dietsch Brothers, Findlay Hope House, Oler’s, Darnall’s Christmas Trees and more. Show your local pride! T-shirts are $19.99. 521 S. Main St. 419-722-2233 | flagcityclothing.com “Flag City Clothing”

Hancock County Residents Can Sign Up For Alerts

Hancock County residents you can now be alerted to any emergency situation. The City of Findlay, using an emergency alert system since 2012, recently collaborated with the County to expand the system’s reach. The alert system will notify you of vital situations, including flooding, tornadoes, street or road work, or missing children, via an email,

Hancock County Fair kicks off

The Hancock County Fair kicks off on Wed. August 28 and runs through Monday, Sept. 2. The admission cost of $7 includes one adult and any children under age 15. The Old Millstream Center will feature fun activities for children, including special exhibits and demonstrations from COSI, the Columbus Zoo and Imagination Station. Other events

Charming Finds

Looking for the perfect paint for DIY family projects? Check out Chalk Paint at Charming Finds in a variety of colors at $12.95 for a 4oz. can or $38.95 for a quart. Chalk Paint workshops are available to teach techniques, or Chalk Paint can be used easily right out of the can. It requires no

Penn Station Opens New Location

Fans of East Coast-style subs should visit Penn Station’s new Findlay location at 1044 Interstate Drive. The restaurant opened its doors on June 3 and features a new line of food based on the chain’s Penn Station 2020 concept with a menu that includes new cold subs, wraps and salads. Penn Station is famous for

Townhomes Open In Downtown Findlay

Nine new townhomes opened in downtown Findlay at the corner of West and Front Streets near the Marathon Center for the Performing Arts. The three-story, 1,500 square foot units, which rent for $1,825 to $2,300 per month, offer a new residential option in Findlay. The same developers plan to construct a 32-unit townhome development at

Kids Talent Show At Flag City BalloonFest

Ten of Findlay’s most talented kids, grades K-12, will perform on stage at this year’s Flag City BalloonFest. The Flag City Stars Talent Search will take place August 10 from 10am-noon with talent including musicians, singers, jugglers, gymnasts, dancers and magicians. To qualify, students submitted a 2-minute video by July 25 that was scored by

Flag City BalloonFest

A local favorite, the Flag City BalloonFest celebrates 20 years this month! It’s Findlay’s largest, family-fun festival and it’s completely FREE to attend. Head to Emory Adams Park for a variety of hot air balloons, kids’ activities, food trucks, fireworks, live entertainment like Cruisin Zeake, the annual Vintage Baseball Tournament, the Car & Motorcycle Show,