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Young musicians to rock out with Beatles vs. Stones

When the touring show Beatles vs. Stones – A Musical Showdown comes to the Marathon Center for the Performing Arts on Thursday, September 19 at 7:30 pm, the Findlay High School String Quartet will have the privilege of joining the professional musicians on stage to add some orchestral texture to the evening. The show pits

Library Seeking to Expand

The Findlay-Hancock County Public Library seeks to construct an addition to their facility and to remodel the existing entrance in coming years. The project, estimated to cost around $13-15 million, will include a walkway to connect the library to the new addition which will include covered parking on the ground floor and an expanded children’s

Jeff Winkle named Ohio’s Librarian of the Year

Findlay’s very own Jeff Winkle has been named the 2019 Librarian of the Year by the Ohio Library Council for making a positive impact on the library profession and for service to the community. For 40 years, Winkle has been encouraging people to read books. Before becoming the director of the Findlay Hancock County Public

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

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