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Red Cross blood drives in Ada on March 5 and March 10

Two American Red Cross blood drives are scheduled in Ada in March.
• Wednesday, March 5, 8am – 2pm, Ada Technologies, 805 E. North St. Ada

Monday, March 10, 11:30am – 5:30pm, Community Health Professionals, 1200 S. Main St. Ada

Blood Donors Must:

The Inn at ONU now open for lunch


Here are March events from the Hardin County Chamber and Business Alliance calendar.

The Inn at ONU Open For Lunch
The Inn at ONU is currently offering "Fresh Selections", Monday through Friday from 11:30 AM.  Enjoy a variety of appetizers, soups, sandwiches and more from our Pub menu or choose one of our delicious, daily specials.  For your dining convenience, reservations are requested.  Please visit www.innatonu.com and click on Fresh Selections to view our current specials.
Please call 419.772.2500 to make your reservation.

February 2014 was 10 degrees colder than normal

Who cares if March comes in like a lion or a lamb. It’s just great to say: “March!”

And, looking behind us, here is the February’s weather summary, provided by Guy Verhoff, Pandora weather observer.

• Average February 2014 temperature: 18.5 degrees
• Normal average February temperature: 28.5 degrees
• Difference from 2014 February to normal February: 10 degrees colder
• Maximum February temperature: 50 degrees on Feb. 20
• Minimum February temperature: minus 19 degrees on Feb. 12
• Temperature range from maximum to minimum: 69 degrees
• February 2014 snowfall: 21.2 inches

Hardin County's finest honored in McIntosh Center

Several Hardin County residents, businsses and organizations were in the spotlight Thursday evening at McIntosh Center, Ada.

During the Hardin County Chamber & Business Alliance’s eighth annual dinner meeting, the following awards were presented: Donna Martin - 2013 Citizen of the Year; Brim’s Imports and Brim’s Imports and Auto Savage - 2013 Business of the Year; and Hardin Pioneer Aktion Club - 2013 Community Service Award.

BVH Auxiliary Nearly New Shop to hold prom dress collection and distribution

The Blanchard Valley Hospital Auxiliary’s Nearly New Shop is accepting donations for their annual prom dress distribution. Items accepted include gently used dresses, shoes, accessories and men’s formal wear.

The items can be dropped off at the Nearly New Shop, 306 Lima Avenue, Findlay, now through March 10. The dresses, shoes, accessories and men’s wear will be available free of charge beginning March 14 to any area teen needing items for prom. One dress per girl will be provided. Items will be available through prom season.

Dr. Who held office hours at the library yesterday - so to speak

Dr. Who is an alien - the last of the powerful Time Lords. An intrepid traveller, a wanderer through space and time. He is, he agrees, "a madman with a box."

And Dr.  Who fans showed up at the Ada Public Library yesterday to help celebrate the good doctor's 50th anniversary with a Dr. Who theme party.

Click here for lots of photos from the library's facebook page.