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Area's Top 10 local stories - The Daily Standard

Armstrong Air and Space Museum - Sun, 01/01/2017 - 4:05am

Area's Top 10 local stories
The Daily Standard
... for a connector building to house the school's library, $1.2 million was given to Celina for the Harley Jones Rotary Memorial Amphitheater at the future Bryson Park, and $900,000 went to the Neil Armstrong Air and Space Museum in Wapakoneta for a ...

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Area's Top 10 local stories - The Daily Standard

Armstrong Air and Space Museum - Sun, 01/01/2017 - 4:05am

The Daily Standard

Area's Top 10 local stories
The Daily Standard
... for a connector building to house the school's library, $1.2 million was given to Celina for the Harley Jones Rotary Memorial Amphitheater at the future Bryson Park, and $900,000 went to the Neil Armstrong Air and Space Museum in Wapakoneta for a ...

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Why are so many astronauts from Ohio? - WKYC-TV

Armstrong Air and Space Museum - Thu, 12/15/2016 - 3:17pm

WKYC-TV

Why are so many astronauts from Ohio?
WKYC-TV
Chris Burton, executive director of the Armstrong Air and Space Museum in Wapakoneta, traces ancestry of our astronauts back even further, beyond Glenn, beyond the Wrights. "It's not just about pilots and aviation," he said. "It's about scientific ...

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Why are so many astronauts from Ohio? - Cincinnati.com

Armstrong Air and Space Museum - Thu, 12/15/2016 - 2:46pm

Cincinnati.com

Why are so many astronauts from Ohio?
Cincinnati.com
Chris Burton, executive director of the Armstrong Air and Space Museum in Wapakoneta, traces ancestry of our astronauts back even further, beyond Glenn, beyond the Wrights. "It's not just about pilots and aviation," he said. "It's about scientific ...

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Hydroponic facility sprouts up in Wapak - The Daily Standard

Armstrong Air and Space Museum - Wed, 12/14/2016 - 4:07am

The Daily Standard

Hydroponic facility sprouts up in Wapak
The Daily Standard
Plans also are in the works to partner with the Neil Armstrong Air and Space Museum on school tours. Paul Mastronardi and his uncle Louie Chibante are principle owners of Golden Fresh Farms. A company brochure provided by Myers says Red Sun Farms ...

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Ohio astronaut John Glenn passes away - Wapakoneta Daily News

Armstrong Air and Space Museum - Fri, 12/09/2016 - 11:19am

Ohio astronaut John Glenn passes away
Wapakoneta Daily News
Staff photo/Tom Wehrhahn: John Glenn's photo bears a mourning ribbon Thursday at the Armstrong Air and Space Museum. Staff Writer. Friday, December 9, 2016. WAPAKONETA, OH. See Friday's paper for John Glenn's obituary and statements issued by ...

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Museum hosts Cosmic Christmas - Wapakoneta Daily News

Armstrong Air and Space Museum - Fri, 12/09/2016 - 11:19am

Wapakoneta Daily News

Museum hosts Cosmic Christmas
Wapakoneta Daily News
From Christmas decorations to participating in a “snowball war,” Cosmic Christmas offered a unique opportunity to see all the Armstrong Air and Space Museum has to offer. First up was an ornament station, where children and parents could make a ...

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Small Business Saturday marked in Ottawa - Your News Now

Armstrong Air and Space Museum - Sat, 11/26/2016 - 6:04pm

Your News Now

Small Business Saturday marked in Ottawa
Your News Now
Small Business Saturday is a way to draw attention to the locally owned businesses in any community. For Jim Heringhaus, Small Business Saturday is the kickoff of the holiday shopping season. “Well it's becoming a real important factor for all small ...

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Logan Thanksgiving Homicide - Your News Now

Armstrong Air and Space Museum - Sat, 11/26/2016 - 11:47am

Your News Now

Logan Thanksgiving Homicide
Your News Now
Logan County officials say 45 year old Jeffrey Brentlinger of Zanesfield was found shot to death at his home. Deputies arrived just before 11 Thursday morning (November 24, 2016) to a home at 6498 Township Road 127 after a relative found the body.

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Armstrong Air and Space Museum Holiday Light Display - Your News Now

Armstrong Air and Space Museum - Fri, 11/25/2016 - 8:52pm

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Armstrong Air and Space Museum Holiday Light Display
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Over 40,000 individual light bulbs are on display at the Armstrong Air and Space Museum in Wapakoneta. Custom light sculptures such as an astronaut, Santa on a hot air balloon, the new Armstrong arch, and a visual story of the moon landing through ...

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Wapakoneta man dies from gunshot wound - Your News Now

Armstrong Air and Space Museum - Tue, 11/22/2016 - 6:02pm

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Wapakoneta man dies from gunshot wound
Your News Now
According to the Lima Police Department, they were called out to the 700 block of Catalpa Avenue around 7:30 last night for a reports of shots fired and a man down. A Wapakoneta man is dead after being shot on the south side of Lima, Monday night.

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Last Poindexter Village buildings could be preserved as history museum - Columbus Dispatch

Armstrong Air & Space Museum - Tue, 11/22/2016 - 6:25am

Columbus Dispatch

Last Poindexter Village buildings could be preserved as history museum
Columbus Dispatch
Ohio has 58 such sites, including the Newark Earthworks, the Serpent Mound near Peebles in southwest Ohio and the Armstrong Air & Space Museum in Wapakoneta in Auglaize County. Proponents of saving the Poindexter buildings, including the James ...

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Man arrested in death of 15 month old child in Delphos - Your News Now

Armstrong Air and Space Museum - Sat, 11/19/2016 - 7:08pm

Man arrested in death of 15 month old child in Delphos
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A Delphos man is in the Hancock County Jail for his alleged ties to the death of a 15 month old child. A Delphos man is in the Hancock County Jail for his alleged ties to the death of a 15 month old child. Twenty-six year old Christopher Peters is ...

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Mothers Against Drunk Drivers - Your News Now

Armstrong Air and Space Museum - Fri, 11/18/2016 - 5:25pm

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Mothers Against Drunk Drivers
Your News Now
Local Law Enforcement agencies along with the Ohio State Highway Patrol will be working overtime to make sure everyone is driving safe during the holidays. The Lima Ford Engine Plant & other Allen County officers and safety service professionals also ...

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Gatekeepers Helping Peers - Your News Now

Armstrong Air and Space Museum - Wed, 11/16/2016 - 4:38pm

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Gatekeepers Helping Peers
Your News Now
A special group called the "Gatekeepers" is there to help those that find themselves struggling with mental illness and suicidal thoughts. Having a group made of students can make the idea of talking about suicide and mental illnesses less intimidating.

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Illicit discharge and detection collection - Your News Now

Armstrong Air and Space Museum - Tue, 11/15/2016 - 7:08pm

Illicit discharge and detection collection
Your News Now
Representatives of the Allen Soil and Water Conservation District have been walking through Pike and Dug Run ditches collecting information. The Environmental Protection Agency mandates these sources be investigated for illicit discharge. It's an ...

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Wapakoneta Chamber Honors Business, Professionals and Non-Profit Organizations - Your News Now

Armstrong Air and Space Museum - Thu, 11/10/2016 - 9:52pm

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Wapakoneta Chamber Honors Business, Professionals and Non-Profit Organizations
Your News Now
Besides the update for the members, the chamber handed out awards like the Small and Large Businesses of the Year, the Employee of the Year, and Educators of the Year. Executive Director Nannette Schneider reported to the chamber members that the ...

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Alcohol believed to be a factor in fatal accident - Your News Now

Armstrong Air and Space Museum - Thu, 11/10/2016 - 7:29pm

Alcohol believed to be a factor in fatal accident
Your News Now
A Michigan teen was killed in a early morning accident along State Route 115 north of Lima. According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, the crash happened just after 5:30 a.m. Thursday morning on 115 near State Road. They say that 21-year-old Zachery ...

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Toys for Tots kicks off - Your News Now

Armstrong Air and Space Museum - Wed, 11/09/2016 - 8:44pm

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Toys for Tots kicks off
Your News Now
The Lima Noon Optimists, the U.S.Marine Corps. and Salvation Army kicked off their annual Toys for Tots program today. They have been working together since 2003 to provide a Merry Christmas for Lima Allen County children. The Lima Noon Optimists, the ...

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Ticket to Write | Early US spaceship on display in Indiana - Columbus Dispatch

Armstrong Air and Space Museum - Sun, 10/30/2016 - 4:36am

Columbus Dispatch

Ticket to Write | Early US spaceship on display in Indiana
Columbus Dispatch
Several historic American spacecraft are on display in Ohio. Before he became the first man to walk on the moon in 1969, Neil Armstrong flew in 1966 aboard the Gemini 8 spacecraft, now displayed at the Armstrong Air and Space Museum in Wapakoneta.

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