Community News

Service to honor fallen police officers

HONOR FALLEN OFFICERS: The Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 12 Frank Spano Chapter in Warren will hold a prayer service and hanging of the wreath 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Police Memorial Marker by the log cabin across from Courthouse Square, Mahoning Avenue, Warren. The event will honor fallen ...

Tribune Chronicle / Bob Coupland
Devon Johnson of Bristol, a junior at Trumbull Career and Technical Center, shoots basketballs at the Dribble for a Cause fundraiser at Bristol High School to benefit the Kayla Irene Daniels Cure for Cancer Foundation. Participants had to dribble basketballs for a period of time.

Junior hits court to fight cancer

BRISTOL — Bristol resident Devon Johnson said his grandfather passed away from cancer four years ago and he wanted to do something to help those who are battling cancer. The high school junior who attends Trumbull Career and Technical Center hosted a Dribble for a Cause fundraiser at ...

Noteworthy

The 2017 GFWC Ohio Warren Junior Women’s League’s Annual Golf Classic will be June 16 at Pine Lakes Golf Course in Hubbard to benefit Trumbull County Children’s Services and other local charities. The donation of $85 a person or $340 for a team of four includes 18 holes, a cart, ...

Reunions

ST. MARY 1960: St. Mary’s High School Class of 1960 will meet at 8 p.m. June 7 at the Mocha House in Warren to consider future reunions. All classmates are welcome. WGH 1972: The Warren G. Harding Panthers Class of 1972 will have their 45-year reunion Aug. 12 at the St. Demetrios Community ...

Bazaars

TABLE SALE: The Sahara Club of Youngstown is holding a table sale 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today at the Community Recovery Center. Featured will be household items, electronics, tools, clothing, jewelry and baked goods. There will be a 50/50 drawing and a basket drawing. For information, contact ...

On Campus

STEEL BRIDGE TEAM WINS: Youngstown State University’s 12-student Steel Bridge Team won the right to compete on the national level when it took first place in the regional Steel Bridge Competition at The Ohio State University. Local students on the team are Miranda DeFuria of Canfield, Leah ...

Clubs & Lodges

TOASTMASTERS TO MEET: The Warren Toastmasters Club will meet 9 to 11 a.m. today at Christ Episcopal Church, 2627 Atlantic St. NE, Warren. For more information, contact Ken Shellito at 330-373-6113 or email Shellitoke@gmail.com. PWP DANCE: Parents Without Partners, Portage County Chapter 600, ...

Clubs and Lodges 2

WGH HONORS: Warren G. Harding High School senior students named into the National Honor Society are Kai Ayers, Elizabeth Anastasiadis, Marissa Annandono, Bailey Breuer, Riley Brown, Elijah Burch, Dimitri callow, Asia Crabill, Raina Dively, Joe Homa, Nathaniel James, Gabrielle Jones, Kaitlyn ...

Kindergartners help grow Brookfield garden

BROOKFIELD — Just as kindergarten students learned that their parents take care of them and help them grow, they also must help the flower and vegetable seeds they planted at the township administration building to grow as well. More than 80 Brookfield kindergarten students planted more ...

Cortland splash pad dedicated

CORTLAND — With the weather warming up, local children will be able to cool off at the Cortland splash pad at Pearl Park, which will mark its second summer in the city. City officials, park board members and local residents were on hand for an official dedication and reopening of the splash ...

Local book is garden-inspired

SEEING EYE BOOKWORMS OF WARREN: Bookworms of Warren and Trumbull Neighborhood Partnership are releasing ‘‘Bookworms of Warren: A Community Collection of Garden Inspired Literature and Art,’’ a book of community written literature and artwork inspired by gardening. The book features ...

Community picnic Monday

COMMUNITY PICNIC: Love Charity Alms will hold a Memorial Day celebration community picnic 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday at Perkins Park in Warren. There will be free food, games and a raffle to support the LCA’s Martha Hill Memorial Scholarship. Donations are welcome to support the annual ...

Spring smells not always pleasant around a farm

April showers bring May flowers… and the wonderful smells of spring. If you live near a farm, you may not like some of the spring smells coming from that farm. Spring cleaning of barns and manure storage has to be done. I’ll agree that spreading animal waste isn’t the most pleasant ...

Boy Scouts will dedicate marker

BOY SCOUT TO DEDICATE MARKER: A formal dedication ceremony for the newly installed Middle East Conflicts Memorial will be held 12:30 p.m. Monday at the Trumbull County Veterans’ Memorial Park. The ceremony is coordinated by Eagle Scout candidate Liam McGee, 16, of Vienna and will include a ...

Tribune Chronicle photos / Bob Coupland
Lordstown Elementary School fifth graders Carly DeBernardo, and Megan Mistovich, both 10, work on their jet toy in the hallway as part of the ‘‘World in Motion’’ program with General Motors.

Kids’ projects on the move

LORDSTOWN — Getting a jet toy with a balloon attached to it or a skimmer with a sail on it across the floor was the goal for fourth and fifth graders at Lordstown Elementary School who took part in the four-week-long ‘‘World in Motion’’ program with General Motors. Fifth-grader ...

End-of-school movie set at library

END-OF-SCHOOL EVENT: The Brookfield Library Branch, 7032 Grove St., will host an ‘‘End-of-School Movie Night’’ 5:30 p.m. Thursday, with a free interactive movie for children kindergarten to sixth grade. Registration is required; call 330-448-8134. POOL PARTY: Hubbard Community Pool ...

Agenda

• WARREN CITY COUNCIL will meet 5 p.m. today in the caucus room regarding fact finding. Council will meet 6 p.m. to review the agenda. • NILES PARK BOARD will meet 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Niles Wellness Center. • GIRARD BOARD OF EDUCATION will hold special meeting 5 p.m. Wednesday in ...

DI teams compete at finals

HOWLAND — Two Howland Local School District Destination Imagination teams are competing this week at the Global Finals competition at the University of Tennessee. The Groovy Gang team of fourth- and fifth-graders from North Road and H.C. Mines schools and The Seven Bobs team of seventh- and ...

Seeing eye

HONORING FIRE AND POLICE PERSONNEL: The Brookfield Township firefighters, auxiliary members and police will hold their annual memorial service to honor deceased members 7 p.m. Tuesday at the fire hall, 774 state Route 7. Refreshments will be served after the service. SENIOR DAY OF ...

Agenda

l AUSTINTOWN TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will meet noon today at township hall. l HOWLAND BOARD OF EDUCATION will meet 5 p.m. today at North Road School. l TRUMBULL COUNTY BOARD OF DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES will meet 5:30 p.m. today at Fairhaven School cafeteria, Niles. l LIBERTY BOARD OF ...