The Hudson Home & Garden Club recently recognized and honored Hudson High School agriculture science teacher Cindy Landers with a $250 grant. Landers will use the grant money for building four new raised garden beds. Landers' students will care for them. The garden beds will have plastic covers for early spring planting and fall crop extension. The harvested vegetables are used in the school cafeteria and enjoyed by both students and staff.
Property damage • A window was reported broken by a golf ball at 1 p.m. Nov. 1 on Coach Light Drive. A resident told police she observed the window at the front of her residence damaged, and a golf ball sitting underneath the window. It was unknown if the golf ball was hit toward the residence or thrown. • A car was keyed while parked on Tribute Road on Saturday, Nov. 3. The owner told police he parked at a friend's house at 1 a.m. and noticed the damage that afternoon. The driver's side of the vehicle was keyed on two doors.
"Sister Act," with music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Glenn Slater, and the book by Cheri Steinkellner and Bill Steinkellner, with additional book material by Douglas Carter Beane, will be performed Friday and Saturday, Nov. 23 and 24 at 7:30 p.m. as well as Sunday, Nov. 25 at 2 p.m. at The Phipps Center for the Arts. "Sister Act" is a feel-good musical comedy based on the film of the same name starring Whoopi Goldberg. When aspiring lounge singer Deloris Van Cartier witnesses a murder, she is placed in protective custody in a convent.
Two coin operated vacuums were reported damaged at Croixland Cleaners on Industrial Street at 10:51 a.m., Oct. 17. The locking pin had been pried out of one vacuum, causing damage to the vacuum and the coin box. The cost to replace that vacuum was valued at $2,000 and estimated $200 of change was in the coin box. The locking mechanism had been removed from the other vacuum, causing damage to the coin box and vacuum. This was also valued at $2,000 with $200 worth of change. The vacuums were undamaged on Wednesday, Oct. 10.
The 2018 Parent Education & Support Group Halloween Parade was joined by about 60 parents and children in costume on Tuesday, Oct. 16. Kids danced and sang with Olivia Bergh, Music Therapist from Lakeview Hospital and Westfields Hospital & Clinic. Next, they paraded around the hospital, where staff and volunteers gave out stickers, bubbles, coloring books and snacks.
Spirit Seller Liquors will be the presenting sponsor of Hudson Hospital Foundation's Wine Tasting Fundraising Event 6-9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2, at the Hudson House Grand Hotel. "We are grateful to partner with John Kromer of Spirit Seller on this important fundraising Event," said Kari Rambo, Hudson Hospital Foundation President. "It is a big commitment by John's team and they are ready to make a positive impact for the Hudson community." The annual event gathers over 200 community members in support of building a healthier
Domestic battery yields doctor visit
The Hudson Police Department will host a drug take back event on Saturday, Oct. 27, at the Hudson Family Fresh, 2351 Coulee Road, between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. This allows citizens an opportunity get all those unused prescription and over-the-counter drugs out of your medicine cabinet and safely destroyed. Here's what you can bring: Do bring: Prescription (controlled and non-controlled) and over-the-counter medications, ointments, patches, inhalers, non-aerosol sprays, creams, vials and pet medications.