Crime victims to be honored
EVENT TO HONOR VICTIMS OF CRIME: The Victims’ Assistance Program of Help Hotline Crisis Center Inc. is presenting the annual Honor of Victims of Crime from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. April 24 at the Holiday Inn, 7410 South Ave., Boardman. Keynote speaker is Sgt. Joseph O’Grady of the Warren Police Department. Other speakers include Karin Ho, administrator with Offices of Victims Services Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction. For reservations and information, call Brenda at 330-747-2696.
GROUP TO MEET: Betty’s Angels will meet at 6 p.m. today at Howland Community Church. For information, call 330-240-2892.
SOCIETY TO FEATURE PORTRAYAL OF ULYSSES GRANT: The Trumbull County Historical Society will host Donald Miller at 6 p.m. April 18 at Western Reserve Room of the Raymond John Wean Foundation, 147 W. Market St., Warren. Miller will present “The Life and Times of President Ulysses S. Grant.” The event will also be the annual meeting of the society. For information, call Janet at 330-856-5358.
SCHOOL HOLDS FAMILY FAIR: The St. Stephen School / Preschool, 45 S. Chestnut St., Niles, will hold a family fair from 10:30 to 2 p.m. Sunday. The event is for children ages 9 and younger with admission free. There will also be school tours and a gift card raffle.
CHURCH HOSTS FUNDRAISER: St. Paul Lutheran Church, 2807 E. Market St., Warren, will hold a women’s boutique event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. New and used items will be available with proceeds to help service projects.
RELAY FUNDRAISER PLANNED: The Relay For Life team “Tic Tacs” will hold a zumbathon fundraiser at 5 p.m. Friday at Warren G. Harding High School cafetorium. The event will be held form 5:30 to 8 p.m. The event will include food, raffles and giveaways. For information, call Kaitlyn at 330-984-8508.
RUMMAGE SALE SET: Cortland United Methodist Church, 155 N. High St., will host a rummage and bake sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday. Proceeds will benefit the mission projects of the church women’s group.
OPEN HOUSE AT ACADEMY: Holy Trinity Academy and Preschool,, 175 Laird Ave., Warren, will hold an open house from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday with tours available.
WELLNESS FAIR SET: St. Christine Parish, 3125 S. Schenley Ave., Youngstown, will hold a spring health and wellness fair from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The event will include free interactive exhibits, health care displays, health care screenings, onsite mammography, a blood drive and children’s games and activities. The event is being presented by the church’s Health and Wellness Ministry.
DANCING TO THE MUSIC: North Bloomfield Historical Society will hold square and line dancing from 7 to 10 p.m. Friday at the township hall, state Routes 45 and 87. Refreshments will be served. The restrooms at the township hall have been completed. For information, call 440-685-4582.
SAFETY ADVOCATES HOST CHOICES EVENT: Trumbull and Portage County safety advocates will host the 11th annual “None 4 Under 21 and Choices Beyond Event” from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Hiram College’s Martin Field House. The event will create an effective awareness for high school seniors regarding preventable consequences of choices, including impaired driving, seat belt usage, and distracted driving. The goal is to reduce teenage fatalities during prom and graduation season.