Community News

Randolph presents scholarships

Tribune Chronicle WARREN — The Trumbull County Chapter of the A. Philip Randolph Institute will host its annual ‘‘Salute to Dr. Martin Luther King’’ Saturday at DiVieste’s Banquet Centre, 754 N. River Road, NW. The theme for this year’s event is ‘‘The Effectiveness of the ...

Dance studios plan benefit

DANCING FOR OTHERS: Dancing for Others will hold the annual benefit 6 p.m. Saturday at Packard Music Hall, 1703 Mahoning Ave., Warren. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. and donation is $5. Participating area dance studios are Donna Crean D.C. Dancers, Patti Finelli School of Dance, Dynamic Dance ...

Band holds jazz fundraiser

BAND FUNDRAISER: The Austintown Band Jazz and Dessert Fundraiser will be held 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday at Austintown Middle School cafetorium. Bands from grades 6-12 will perform. There will also be a basket raffle. SCOUT FREEZE OUT: The 2017 Whispering Pines District Cub Scout Freeze Out will ...

Kids to explore all gross things

GROSSOLOGY PROGRAM: “Grossology” for children in second to sixth grades will be presented 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the Liberty Library Branch, 415 Churchill Hubbard Road. The program promises that children will have “ooey-gooey” fun as they explore gross things and make slime as part ...

Noteworthy

OEFFA CONFERENCE: The Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association’s 38th annual conference, “Growing Today, Transforming Tomorrow,” will include a six-part workshop track to help beginning farmers start and grow their operations. The conference will be held Feb. 9 to 11 at the Dayton ...

Scouts & 4-h

SUTTON RECEIVES EAGLE AWARD: Andrew T. Sutton, son of Jeff and Arlene Sutton of Howland, received the Eagle Scout Award, presented Aug. 14 at a Court of Honor at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Warren. He received this award as a member of Boy Scouts of America Troop 28 of the Greater Western ...

Students well behaved at Cortland restaurant

DEAR EDITOR: I was at the Cortland Burger King Dec. 19 when a school bus of 50 to 60 second-graders from Maplewood Elementary School came in. I was very impressed how well the students behaved. They stood in line as the teachers and aides handed out little bags of money and a list of ...

Clubs & Lodges

LIBRARY FRIENDS TO MEET: Hubbard Friends of the Library will meet 6 p.m. Monday in the main meeting room. The members are invited to tour Library Technology Administrator Chris Wisniewski’s Marketspace tech room. The room includes 3D printer, virtual reality headset, augmented reality sandbox ...

Libraries

NEWTON FALLS PUBLIC LIBRARY • Babies from 6 to 36 months and their caregivers can enjoy Baby Bugs 11:15 a.m. Wednesdays. Registration is required. • Kindergarten Ready will be 11:15 a.m. Mondays for children who will enter kindergarten in fall 2017. Registration is required. • Story ...

LEGO team heads to state

NILES — A local FIRST LEGO League team will head to the Ohio FIRST LEGO League Championship Feb. 4 and 5 at Wright State University in Dayton. The Mechanical Fllyers team, which practices at the Art Outreach Gallery in the Eastwood Mall Complex, consists of seven area students ages 9 to 14 ...

Cold plunge comes Saturday

POLAR PLUNGE AT MOSQUITO LAKE: The 11th annual Mosquito Lake Polar Plunge and show to support Special Olympics Ohio’s athletes will be held 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the beach area at the park. A costume contest is set for 1 p.m. Plungers are required to raise a minimum of $75, or $50 for ...

New year brings new regulations

Hello, Trumbull County. I hope 2017 is treating you well so far and that you are sticking to your resolutions — if you made any. The new year comes with a host of new regulations about which farmers, landscapers, livestock owners and landowners need to be aware. The Veterinary Feed ...

Bereavement group has meeting today

BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUP MEETS: Catholic Charities Regional Agency’s monthly Bereavement / Grief Support Group meeting will be held 1 p.m. Thursday at Catholic Charities Trumbull Office, 175 Laird Ave. NE, Warren, on the third floor. You may use the stairs or the elevator. The meetings are ...

Newton Falls Preservation Foundation plans fundraiser

NEWTON FALLS — The Newton Falls Preservation Foundation, which is planning to beautify the area near the falls this year, is scheduling its first major fundraising event. The foundation members met recently as they reviewed projects and goals for the year. Pat Layshock, a member of the ...

Public forum set at Mathews High Thursday

SEEING EYE COMMUNITY MEETING: The Mathews Local School District Bond Committee is hosting a community meeting 6 p.m. Thursday at Mathews High School. HAPPY TALK SEMINAR: A Happy Talk seminar ‘‘How to Talk Yourself Into a Happier and More Fulfilling Life’’ will be 9:30 a.m. to ...

STEAM shows off year’s projects

STEAM EXCELEBRATION SHOWCASES WORK: Steam Excelebration will hold its end-of-the-year performances starting 6 p.m. Thursday with the art and design show and 6:30 p.m. with performances at Niles McKinley High School auditorium, 616 Dragon Drive. Steam Excelebration is the year-end performance of ...

Agenda

• NILES CITY COUNCIL will meet 6 p.m. Wednesday at safety service complex. • McDONALD VILLAGE COUNCIL will meet 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the village municipal building. • McDONALD BOARD OF EDUCATION will hold special meeting 6 p.m. Wednesday at high school media center on technology ...

Scouts learn skills at Derby

CANFIELD — Near 200 Boy Scouts from Trumbull and Mahoning counties spent the weekend learning Scouting skills including fire building and first aid at the three-day Klondike Derby held at Camp Stambaugh. The ‘‘Northern Lights Adventure’’ allowed scouts ages 11 to 16 to take part in ...

Paint and sip just for teens

Seeing Eye TEEN PAINT AND SIP: A Teen Paint and Sip program will be held 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Cortland Library, 578 Lakeview Drive. The event is free and includes an evening of painting and then participants will enjoy hot chocolate. All supplies will be provided. The program is for teens ...

Wapashuwi Lodge presents Scout awards

WARREN — Local scouts and advisors were recognized for their service at the final Wapashuwi Lodge Order of the Arrow annual winter awards and recognition banquet held at DiVieste Banquet Center. The Wapashuwi Lodge, Order of the Arrow of the Greater Western Reserve Boy Scout Council ...