Lifestyles

Health notes

FREE HEALTH SCREENINGS: Grace AME Church, 1137 Main Ave. SW, Warren, along with Man Up Mahoning Valley and Mercy Health Foundation Mahoning Valley, are sponsoring free health screenings from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the church for all men older than 40. Mercy Health lab personnel will ...

Little Steel Derby Girls roll on flat track

Emily Lockard of Masury said some of her college classmates skated for the Little Steel Derby Girls roller derby team. “I wanted to join but I didn’t have the right schedule or health insurance while I was in college,” Lockard said. “After I was done with school, I followed the ...

Warren traveler finds ‘history’

In June, Bill Abell of Warren visited Newfoundland and Labrador more than 1,000 years after Vikings, the first Europeans to come to our continent, visited the same area. Abell joined the more than 500,000 tourists who every year go to that Canadian province. In 1992, Newfoundland and Labrador ...

Owners discover home is preserved 19th century log cabin

DUBLIN — Home renovations can yield surprises. But few are as big as the one that Kevin Kemp and Jennifer Alexander discovered, The Columbus Dispatch reports. The central Ohio couple was planning to raze a home that they bought recently on Riverside Drive in Dublin, to build a new house on ...

Senior notes

SENIOR PROGRAM: A senior program at St. Joseph Warren Hospital, 667 Eastland Ave. SE, Warren, will be 1 p.m. Sept. 21 in the second floor classrooms of Building A. The speaker will be Debbie Zador, an Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program volunteer, who will review Medicare and its ...

Warren traveler finds ‘history’

In June, Bill Abell of Warren visited Newfoundland and Labrador more than 1,000 years after Vikings, the first Europeans to come to our continent, visited the same area. Abell joined the more than 500,000 tourists who every year go to that Canadian province. In 1992, Newfoundland and Labrador ...

A busy week and sad news

It is bedtime already but my agenda looks way too loaded for tomorrow. Today was long enough already but this column needs to be written and on its way. I started the day with sewing on daughter Verena’s dress that she needs for her baptism on Sunday. I have the dress almost done. While ...

Briefs

Share your fall decorating ideas Do you love to decorate your home for fall? Tell us how you fancy up for autumn. We’ll choose some of the best or most unique ideas in Trumbull County to share with Tribune Chronicle readers. Share your plans and tips with Features Editor Burton Cole at ...

AP photos / Dan Rainville, The Evening Sun

Anna Corbin sits between her two sons, Jackson, left, and Henry, as they play with their dog, Eloise, inside their Hanover, Pa., home. Henry, 9, and Jackson, 11, both have Noonan syndrome, a genetic disorder that affects various systems of the body.

Kids lobby lawmakers for health care

HANOVER, Pa. — Ask 11-year-old Jackson Corbin and 9-year-old Henry Corbin of Hanover why they are lobbying senators in Capitol Hill every week and they say, “We have to save our health care.” The brothers have spent time in D.C. and Harrisburg reaching out to legislators to voice their ...

Probe being tested to detect cancer cells during surgery

WASHINGTON — Patients emerging from cancer surgery want to know, “Did you get it all?” Now scientists are developing a pen-like probe to help surgeons better tell when it’s safe to stop cutting or if stray tumor cells still lurk. The device is highly experimental, but laboratory tests ...

Health notes

GRIEF RECOVERY GROUPS: Grief Recovery Instructional Support Groups (GRIP) Fall 2017 schedule begins 7 p.m. today at the Kelley-Robb-Cummins Funeral Home Care Center, located next to the funeral home at 709 N. Main St., Hubbard. Groups will meet Tuesdays throughout the Fall, led by Philip ...

‘Gone but never forgotten’

SUNBURY — In the Village of Sunbury sits a little-known memorial founded in 2005 by Vietnam veteran Jerry Jodrey — the Ohio Fallen Heroes Memorial. Jodrey, who was shot twice in Vietnam, said that after 9/11 terrorists attacks on America, he knew something had to be done to honor the men ...

The prenuptial compatibility quiz you should take

Question: Shouldn’t marriage licenses including mandatory compatibility testing before couples engage in matrimonial deadlock? Answer: My wife and I are fine, thanks. We’re still crazy about each other other. Q: And sometimes, just crazy? A: Well... Q: Prenuptial worksheets designed to ...

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‘Gone but never forgotten’

SUNBURY — In the Village of Sunbury sits a little-known memorial founded in 2005 by Vietnam veteran Jerry Jodrey — the Ohio Fallen Heroes Memorial. Jodrey, who was shot twice in Vietnam, said that after 9/11 terrorists attacks on America, he knew something had to be done to honor the ...

Shovel: a simple, needed tool

Years ago when my brothers and I were growing up, Dad taught us how to use a shovel. In many ways, this simple tool was important to the work Dad was doing. He had a couple of trucks and hauled lots of coal for residents in and around North Bloomfield. As you can guess, hauling coal involved ...

Senior news

OUTREACH HOSTS PICNIC: A fall kickoff picnic for Senior Outreach Citizens, Champion Presbyterian Church, will be noon Monday in the social hall of the church, 4997 Mahoning NW, Champion. Hot dogs and drinks will be furnished. Attendees should bring a covered dish to share. A sign-up sheet is ...

It’s a wrap: first church service, salsa, and party

Today will wrap up the month of August. I am having a Tupperware party here today at 10 a.m., serving lunch to all who attend. I booked a party last year at daughter Susan’s Tupperware shower to help her get more points. The girls and I made two big pizza casseroles last night for lunch ...

Preparing for the future

Some people don’t bother. After all, they won’t be around when the family goes nuts. But ignoring estate planning can leave an expensive, drawn-out mess that the courts — not family or friends — will decide and that might not resemble anything that the dearly departed ...

Take a cue from the teleprompter

It must have been very hard for presidents, entertainers and news reporters before cue cards and teleprompters. In this day and age, they cannot live without them. Cue cards mostly came on in the early days of television. Some of us remember when most of all TV entertainment was live and ...

Senior news

HOWLAND RETIREES: Howland Schools Retired Personnel, classified and nonclassified, will meet 11 a.m. Tuesday at Enzo’s Restaurant in Warren. Those attending are requested to bring school supplies or canned or boxed food or juice boxes for the collection that will be delivered to Emmanuel ...