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Senior news

RETIREES TO MEET: St. Joseph Warren Hospital will host the retirees group this month for a continental breakfast and program 9 a.m. Oct. 29 in the second floor conference room in the A building. Attendees should bring nonperishable items for a food bank donation. SIGNS OF EARLY DETECTION: A ...

Robust grilled cheese made for grown-ups

Grilled cheese has a kids’ menu reputation, but just a few tweaks make it a sophisticated dinner option. To create a sandwich with more robust flavor and personality without going overboard on toppings and additions, we focused on the cheese. Our recipe began by mixing flavorful aged ...

Great garage sales deals

Daughter Lovina, 14, and son Kevin, 13, just left for school. It’s cold and windy outside, and the temperature has dropped to 54 degrees. We had just enjoyed a few nice warm and sunny days until yesterday, when it was rainy and cooler. Daughters Elizabeth and Susan and their little girls ...

Family support means everything

Editor’s Note: Every Tuesday in October, national Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Tribune Chronicle is featuring stories about the cancer journeys of patients and their families. WARREN — The first time Eileen Gross was diagnosed with cancer, in 2009, she didn’t know how to tell her ...

Health notes

ADDICTION SCREENINGS: Narconon can help families take steps to help someone in the family overcome addiction. Call 800-431-1754 for free screenings or referrals, or to learn more, visit www.narcononnewliferetreat.org/blog/intervention-101. GRIEFSHARE: “Stuck” is the topic for the ...

Partially paralyzed Utah barrel racer’s story to hit Netflix

LOGAN, Utah — Not everyone can say they’ve been a stunt double in a feature film. But that’s exactly what Utah State University alumna Amberley Snyder, partially paralyzed professional barrel racer, is able to say now that she has finished filming “Walk Ride Rodeo,” slated to debut ...

Edwards family left deep impact on Trumbull, U.S. history

Editor’s note: This is the first in a series highlighting Trumbull County Historical Society’s Guru Tour — audio installations with recordings of experts explaining a particular theme or item on display at the John Stark Edwards House, 303 Monroe St. NW, Warren. The oldest remaining home ...

Natural beauty mark Alaska as superlative state

Editor’s note: Longtime Prime Time columnist Bruce Thomas, 88, of Howland passed away Tuesday. His first column, “Corn may be the fuel of the future,” was published Oct. 13, 2006, He filed this, his final column, early Tuesday, just hours before he died. Bruce’s wife, Sally, said, ...

Senior news

SIGNS OF EARLY DETECTION: A representative from the Alzheimer’s Association will present a “Know the Ten Signs of Early Detection” seminar 9:30 a.m. Oct. 30 at the Girard Multi-Generational Center, 443 Trumbull Ave., Girard. For information, call the center at 330-545-6596. NUTRITION ...

Grandma facing a dilemma

It’s 6:45 a.m. and daughter Lovina, 14, and son Kevin, 13, just left for school. It’s still quite dark outside. Daylight-saving time lasts until November, so it seems most of the school year it’s dark when they leave with the bus. I think this is my favorite time of the day. After the ...

Not just a female thing

Editor’s Note: Every Tuesday in October, national Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Tribune Chronicle is featuring stories about the cancer journeys of area residents. Also, life after breast cancer will be the topic of the All About Health magazine that will be inserted into Friday’s ...

Health notes

HEADACHE RELIEF: A free seminar on drug-free options for many types of headaches, including migraines, menstrual, tension and cluster, will be presented 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Ohio Naturopathic Wellness Center in Boardman, 755 Boardman Canfield Road, Suite D3, Boardman. Ted Suzelis, ...

Believers, skeptics are welcomed to Bigfoot Museum

HASTINGS, Neb. — Skeptics and believers alike can learn more about Bigfoot thanks to a new museum. The Crossroads of America Bigfoot Museum in Hastings, Neb., hosted its grand opening last month. Harriett McFeely, the museum’s owner, said she became interested in Bigfoot after seeing ...

Toys have surely changed

What a difference in toys our children and grandchildren play with today compared to what we had when I was growing up. When they come for a visit, they often bring with them some kind of electronic toy. They get engrossed in playing with it and don’t do much visiting with us. Some of them, ...

Senior news

TMH RETIREES MEET: A luncheon meeting of the TMH Retirees Club will be held 11:30 a.m. Oct. 8 at the Buena Vista Cafe in Warren. Speaker will be Mike Wilson from SCOPE senior centers. All TMH retirees and former employees are welcome to attend. For reservations or further information, contact ...

Fall dinners mean batter up for fried fish, vegetables and onion rings

This column, as I write it, will wrap up September. As you read it, it’s already October. It was a big day for deer hunters with the season opening. Son-in-law Mose took son Kevin, 13, out hunting on Saturday, when the youth hunt was held. Kevin shot his first deer, so that was exciting for ...

October calendar

1 — Northeast Ohio Keyboard Festival opening concert at Youngstown State University’s Bliss Recital Hall at 7:30 p.m. 2 — Mark Nixon, piano, at St. John’s Episcopal Church, Youngstown, at 7:30 p.m. 2 — Justin Timberlake at Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, at 7:30 p.m. 2 — ...

Chip ‘n’ Putt Women’s Golf League wraps up anniversary year

BAZETTA — Sixty years ago, the average cost of a new house was $12,700. A gallon of gas cost 25 cents. And the Chip ‘n’ Putt Women’s Golf League teed off in Trumbull County. Founded by Mary Lou Howell and eight other women, Chip ‘n’ Putt provided “an opportunity for women ...

Senior news

ANGELS NEEDED: Guardian Angels of Trumbull County, a volunteer program of the Trumbull County Probate Court, is looking for volunteers. Angel volunteers receive training to become advocates who reach out as friends to seniors who may need a phone call, a visit in a nursing home or a visit at ...

The getting is good when you get it on sale

As we glance through newspapers and mail ads requesting our attention to the great sales that are forthcoming in stores and businesses, we sometimes are in awe. Just what I need, a $2 watermelon, a case of bottled water for $1.50 or perhaps a bottle of White Zinfandel wine for $3, or maybe ...