Galion Inquirer- RSS Feed Wed, 27 Aug 2014 07:02:29 EST 1800 Galion Public Library Board talks programs and maintenance On Aug. 18, members of the Galion Public Library Board of Directors met for their regular monthly meeting. The first matter discussed concerned the original log cabin library, now located at Heise Park. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:25:02 EST Movie review: “If I Stay” “If I Stay” is a pretty depressing teen romance about a young couple who love, lose, and one of them might die. It's based on one of those “YA” (Young Adult) books that are so hot as film projects right now. There's... Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:23:02 EST Local YMCA’s to offer dual membership Starting Monday, Sept. 1, members of the Galion and Bucyrus YMCA's will begin to enjoy dual membership at the two centers. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:22:04 EST Uptowne revitalization plans continue The City of Galion hosted a second meeting with Uptowne business owners on Aug. 15 to continue discussing revitalization efforts. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:03:06 EST Annual bed ready to harvest The annual flower bed planted by Galion's North End Garden Club is thriving in Heise Park. Some of the vegetables are ready to harvest - kohlrabi, cabbage and tomatoes especially. This example of edible landscape is available to anyone who... Tue, 26 Aug 2014 11:06:04 EST Sen. Burke in Galion tomorrow COLUMBUS - State Senator Dave Burke (R–Marysville) will hold open office hours in Galion on Tuesday, August 26. It will be held in the Galion City Building, 301 Harding Way East, at 6 p.m. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:36:08 EST Crawford SWCD 69th annual meeting to feature Dave White Plan now to attend the Crawford Soil and Water Conservation District's 69th annual meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 9, at the Crawford County Fairgrounds Youth Building in Bucyrus. Dinner tickets are on sale now and must be reserved by Sept. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 12:16:06 EST Recycling Drop-Off Sites for Crawford County Sept. 2 - Lykens Twp. Firehouse, Lykens, from 4 p.m. - 8 p.m.Sept. 3 - Chatfield Twp. Firehouse, Chatfield, from 4 p.m. - 8 p.m.Sept. 6 - New Washington Town Hall, New Washington, from 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:53:06 EST Galion Police Calls: Aug. 15-17 August 15· Libby Lane, report of fight between sisters; one attempting to leave residence· 300 block Fifth Ave., report of suspicious person in area Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:34:04 EST Municipal Court Records Hearings in the following criminal and/or traffic cases were conducted in Crawford County Municipal Court during the week of August 12, 2014: Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:28:06 EST GHS Class of 1947 Reunion The GHS Class of 1947 recently celebrated their 67th class reunion on August 12, 2014 at Galion Pizza Hut. There were 14 classmates and four guests in attendance. The classmates spent social time reminiscing and remembering past times. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 09:09:04 EST Apron Free Cooking ~ Cheesy Egg Salad Egg salad is classic sandwich filler. I think everybody has a memory of egg salad sandwiches packed in school lunches. I remember my grandma packing egg salad sandwiches and dill pickles for my dad and I to eat on long car trips. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 08:56:05 EST Tips for arriving to school safely and on time Your children are getting older and with each new grade level they want more independence. You're OK with that, but you still get a little worried when you think about them getting to school safely each day. Whether they drive themselves, ride... Sun, 24 Aug 2014 14:02:02 EST 109th Sherer Family Reunion held Forty members attended the 109th Sherer Family Reunion on August 10, 2014 at the Galion Free Methodist Christian Life Center. Sat, 23 Aug 2014 10:51:03 EST Youth coach: Inspiring speech was spontaneous SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — A youth baseball coach from Rhode Island who has become an Internet sensation for the inspiring speech he made after his team was eliminated from the Little League World Series says the talk was spontaneous and... Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:43:03 EST This Week In Galion’s History Galion has a colorful and lengthy past. The events noted in this column are taken from the Galion Inquirer archives from years past. The focus will be items of personal or community interest from 10, 25, 50 and 75 years ago. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:42:04 EST Fun times at the Golden Age Center The Golden Age Center, also known as the Galion Senior Activities Center, hosted an open house on Wednesday, Aug. 20. The Center holds events and activities via their own fundraising with no help from federal, state or city funding. The open house was... Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:40:07 EST News from the Galion Public Library GIFTS TO THE LIBRARYPresented by the Friends of the Library in memory of Peg Gantzler: “Don't Try to Find Me,” by Holly Brown; “Dear Daughter,” by Elizabeth Little. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:37:03 EST State champion relay team recognized The young ladies on the 4 x 100 meter relay of the GHS Track and Field team were recognized last night. The athletes earned the Division II state championship title in Columbus in May. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:51:10 EST Bicyclist seriously injured in accident On Aug. 21 at approximately 5:39 p.m., the Galion Police Department and Galion Fire and EMS responded to a traffic accident involving a bicyclist in the 200 block of Harding Way West. A 13-year-old bicyclist was found to have been struck by a motorist... Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:24:03 EST