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It’s possible to get off the pesticide ‘treadmill’

Thursday, November 8, 2001

A Purdue University entomologist has developed a method of using multiple pesticides in a precise way so that genetic resistance doesn’t arise.

Oldest living military pilot honored

Thursday, November 8, 2001

William R. “Bill” Crooks enlisted in the Army Signal Corps in 1917, and was sent to what would become Patterson Field in Dayton and enticed to become a war pilot. He actually couldn’t wait.

One-lane bridge is unsafe

Thursday, November 8, 2001

A letter signed by 34 members of the Damascas Ruritan Club calls attention to the safety of a one-line bridge in Butler Township of Columbiana County.

Sales career can harm love life, health, even make you fat

Thursday, November 8, 2001

In a survey of 325 sales managers, nearly half said their job has harmed their marriage or relationship with a significant other, and 58 percent claimed the stresses of work had caused illness.

Secretary’s bookcase gets $1,000 bid

Thursday, November 8, 2001

Auctioneers Gene Kiko and Joe Gordon worked two rings Oct. 20 for the Mayberry auction.

Shaker Museum to host holiday tea

Thursday, November 8, 2001

The Shaker Historical Museum in Shaker Heights will hold open house from 2-5 p.m. Dec. 9.

Soup or stew?: Carnegie exhibit ladles out culinary history of the soup tureen

Thursday, November 8, 2001

Ten tureens – ranging from an elegant early 18th-century Meissen china tureen to the utilitarian 1975 Rival Crock-Pot – matched with recipes that might have gone in them are on exhibit through Aug. 11.

Start a new Thanksgiving tradition at an Ohio state park

Thursday, November 8, 2001

All eight Ohio State Park resorts are offering traditional Thanksgiving Day buffets with turkey and all the trimmings.

Stewart Warner radio tops auction

Thursday, November 8, 2001

From hump back trunk to printing machines, antiques sold high at Bob Wagner Oct. 28 auction.

The cream rises to the top

Thursday, November 8, 2001

Northwestern FFA dairy cattle evaluation team comes in fourth at Louisville.

Where are the Sept. 11 donations going?

Thursday, November 8, 2001

More than $30 million in emergency assistance has been distributed from the $360 million contributed.

Beware of tests for roundup ready corn

Thursday, November 1, 2001

Iowa State says the overwhelming majority of Roundup Ready corn planted this year contains the GA21 event, which is still unable to be quickly detected by any testing kit.

Big naked trunk in University Circle delineates the garden

Thursday, November 1, 2001

The installation of a 40-foot artificial Great Cloud Forest tree trunk marks the beginning of construction of the Cleveland Botanical Gardens new and innovative glasshouse biodome.

Buckeye Book Fair: Its THE place to find Ohio authors

Thursday, November 1, 2001

Book lovers, readers, and shoppers will have the opportunity to meet and talk with Ohio authors, illustrators, and photographers, and to purchase autographed copies at discounted price.

Consumers seek health in organic foods

Thursday, November 1, 2001

“Organic Shoppers May Not Be Who You Think They Are” is a new white paper from the Food Marketing Institute with findings from their consumer attitude survey.

Dark chocolate not just a pretty taste

Thursday, November 1, 2001

A Penn State-led study has found that a diet high in flavonoid-rich cocoa powder and dark chocolate can have a beneficial effect on cholesterol.

Dinner to celebrate General Custer’s birthday

Thursday, November 1, 2001

Steve Alexander of Monroe, Mich., a living historian who portrays Custer, will tell Custer stories at the birthday dinner Dec. 1 at the Kammeyer Opera House in Jewett.

Ever wanted a bed and breakfast? Here’s your chance

Thursday, November 1, 2001

An OSU Extension seminar on “Establishing Your Bed and Breakfast Business,” will be held Nov. 13-14 in Marietta, Ohio.

Going with the wind

Thursday, November 1, 2001

Wind energy technology taking root on Pennsylvania in ridge-top pastures of Pennsylvania farms has tripled the amount of wind energy in the Eastern United States.

Little-known shrine gives peaceful memorial scene for Ohioans lost in war

Thursday, November 1, 2001

This Veterans Day the Ohio Department of Natural Resources invites all Ohioans to rediscover the Memorial Forest Shrine, the state’s official monument to her nearly 20,000 sons and daughters killed in World War II and wars since.

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