Mall holding its holiday art sale

HOLIDAY EXHIBIT AT GALLERY: The Art Outreach Gallery in the Eastwood Mall in Niles is holding its holiday exhibition and sale featuring artwork created by area artists including artists from the Random Acts of Artist and the Community Artworks groups through Jan. 3, 2016. The gallery is located inside the JC Penney concourse next to GNC. Artists give back to the gallery by volunteering to sit or provide artists workshops. Those who would like to participate in helping assist with gallery sitting, or provide other volunteer services, contact Gail Stark at 330-219-7833.

CHRISTMAS STORYTELLER: Youngstown State University professor emeritus Regina Rees will tell not usually heard Christmas stories from the past 10 a.m. Saturday at Kravitz’s Deli meeting room, 3135 Belmont Ave., Liberty. The program will include ancient tales, traditional Santa Claus and nutcracker fare. Free admission. There will be a 50-50 raffle.

FREE HEALTH SCREENINGS: Mercy Health Youngstown, formerly Humility of Mary Health Partners, will provide free blood pressure, blood sugar and blood cholesterol screenings 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Dec. 22. at the Cortland SCOPE center, 125 North Bank St. Screenings are provided through Mercy Health’s Neighborhood Health Watch program and are first come, first served. For information, call 330-637-3010. Neighborhood Health Watch provides free health screenings at the Cortland SCOPE center once a month. For dates and times call 330-480-2011.

CITIZEN POLICE TRAINING: Citizen’s Police Awareness Academy Training classes are scheduled to begin Jan. 4 Interested residents can obtain an application from the Warren’s website (“”> or by stopping by the Warren Police Department’s records department, 141 South St. between 9 a.m to 3 p.m. This course is open to all Trumbull County residents The purpose of the academy is to give residents a “behind the scenes look to the day to day operations of the police department”. The six-week course has covered; use of deadly force, sex offender registration, crime scene investigation, tour of the county jail and , K9 unit and Internal Affairs. Participants are also permitted to do a police ride along. Since the program started, more than 450 residents in Trumbull and Mahoning counties have submitted applications to be participants. Call Brian Crites at 330-841-2672 or email:

To reach the 24-hour information referral and crisis intervention service in Trumbull County, call Trumbull 211 at 330-393-1565 or 211. Call Trumbull 211 or Help Hotline at 330-747-2696 or 800-427-3606 for more information on service agencies and support groups.

Someplace Safe Inc., domestic violence agency, offers support groups for women, children and individual support services. 330-393-3005.

Sunday Night Our Gratitude Speaks Narcotics Anonymous – 7 p.m. Serenity Place, 29 E. Broad St., Newton Falls.

Write to Recover – 10 a.m., Meridian Place, 1184 N. Meridian Road, Youngstown.

Master Discipleship Group – 6 p.m., Mahoning Valley Hope Center, Warren.

Gamblers Anonymous 12-Step fellowship – 7:30 p.m. Christ Church Presbyterian Church, 3425 Hopkins Road, Cornersburg. 330-505-5060.

Sunday Solutions – 2 p.m., Sahara Club II, 2345 Youngstown Road, Warren.

Keeping it Simple – 7 p.m., Sahara Club, 2345 Youngstown Road, Warren.

Regardless Of – 7 p.m., Christ Episcopal Church, 2627 Atlantic Ave., Warren.

Anyone with items for Seeing Eye should call 330-841-1738; email; mail or drop off information at the Tribune Chronicle.


MCKINLEY MEMORIAL LIBRARY BOARD OF DIRECTORS will meet 4 p.m. Monday the McKinley Replica House in Niles.

TRUMBULL COUNTY EDUCATIONAL SERVICE CENTER BOARD will meet 5 p.m. Monday at the board meeting room, 6000 Youngstown Warren Road, Niles.

KINSMAN TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will meet 6 p.m. Monday at the township hall.

GIRARD FREE LIBRARY BOARD will meet 7 p.m. Monday at the board meeting room.

HUBBARD BOARD OF CONTROL will meet 11 a.m. Tuesday at mayor’s conference room at the city building.

TRUMBULL COUNTY MENTAL HEALTH/ RECOVERY BOARD will meet 4:30 p.m. Tuesday at board conference room.

WESTERN RESERVE INDEPENDENT LIVING CENTER BOARD will meet 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the offices, TMHA Building, 4076 Youngstown-Warren Road, Warren.

BRACEVILLE TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will hold a work session 6 p.m. Tuesday at the township hall.

TRUMBULL COUNTY CHILDREN SERVICES BOARD will meet 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the board meeting room.

Items for the agenda must be submitted at least two days prior to the meeting date.