Candidate’s Night held in Wooster

Candidate’s Night held in Wooster

Homelessness and affordable housing were two of the main topics talked about at last night’s Candidates’ Night event in Wooster.  Both of Wooster’s mayoral candidates were on-hand, as were all six candidates running for city council.  Last night’s forum, hosted by the...
Statue dedicated in Orrville

Statue dedicated in Orrville

A dedication ceremony was held yesterday in Orrville for a new statue outside city hall.  The statue, of a bald eagle perched on a branch and clutching an American flag, is meant to honor those who protect and serve the community.  The idea of the statue was first...
WARCOG finds new director for dispatch center

WARCOG finds new director for dispatch center

The Wooster Ashland Regional Council of Governments has found its next director for the dispatch center. WARCOG’s board unanimously selected Wooster Fire Department Captain Rhodes Walter as the new director of the dispatch center. Walter’s appointment begins...
Group presents proposal to keep ice rink open

Group presents proposal to keep ice rink open

An area group has come up with a proposal to try and keep Wooster’s Alice Noble Ice Arena open by creating a nonprofit organization that would raise funds for the arena.  The group, which includes the Wooster Hockey Association and the Wooster Figure Skating Club,...
Westwood Market finds new owners

Westwood Market finds new owners

The Westwood Market in Wooster Township will soon have new, but familiar owners. Ryan Lilly and Tim Morris, who co-own Canaan Meats and are both Triway High alumnus, have put together an offer to buy the recently closed market. Full plans for the future are still I...