Posted by Fred Steiner on November 18, 2016 - 4:50pm
The Bluffton Senior Center has received large donations of yarn and Christmas fabric which are now on sale.
The fabric is $2 a yard and the yarn is $2 and under per skein. The Senior Center is open Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturdays until Christmas 9 a.m. to noon. The center is closed on Thursday and Friday, Nov. 24-25.
Gordon Diller will continue to assist in a reduced schedule
Posted by Fred Steiner on November 17, 2016 - 3:09pm
Jon B. Kinn has been named manager of Chiles-Laman Funeral and Cremation Services in Bluffton according to an announcement by Bob Laman,
president, and Gordon Diller, secretary-treasurer.
Kinn is a 1993 graduate of Bluffton High School and 1997 graduate of Bluffton College. He has literally grown up with the company, having started by mowing lawns and washing cars in the summer of 1991.
Posted by Fred Steiner on November 2, 2016 - 4:15pm
Shirley's Gourmet Popcorn Co., 117 S. Main St., Bluffton, holds its customer appreciation weekend Friday and Saturday, Nov. 4-5, according to Pete Suter.
The events and giveaways include:
• Free $5 gift cardn with purchase of $10 or more (limit one per customer)
• Free Shirley's water bottles & grocery totes
• Free premium refrigerator clips and buttons (while supplies last)
• Plus, in celebration of Shirley's legacy of reading and literacy, a free story time for youth takes place at 10 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 5, in the Shannon Theatre.
Posted by Anne Pannabecke... on November 2, 2016 - 6:00am
Do you go into a frenzy when you think about retirement? Do I have enough money to retire? Will Social Security be available? When should I collect Social Security? First National Bank and First National Financial Services are pleased to announce a Social Security Workshop Wednesday, Nov. 16, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. FNB’s office, 1630 Tiffin Ave., Findlay.
The workshop will provide general education about Social Security benefits, strategies on how to receive Social Security benefits and will walk through individual options.
Did you ever hear of the Amstutz fork and rake company?
Posted by Fred Steiner on October 31, 2016 - 2:23pm
Note: The Icon acquired a manuscript titled “A Brief History of Bluffton’s Industrial Developments.” This publication was prepared by the classes in Marketing and Small Business Administration from Bluffton College, under the director of Dr. Howard Raid. Publication date is May 1959. We’ve updated some current addresses so viewers may identify location.