Community News

Love Charity Alms presents three scholarships for year

WARREN - Love Charity Alms presented local high school graduates with scholarships during the first Martha J. Hill Scholarship Banquet.Scholarship recipients were Sarah Dubos, graduate of Newton Falls High School, who will attend Youngstown State University for theater; Darryl Rodgers, Harding ...

Summer fundraiser helps provide for Santa’s Hideaway

Tribune ChronicleMECCA - While Santa Claus won't be busy for a few more months, local organizers of the 10th annual Santa Run and Cruise were busy elves recently hosting the fundraising event, which will benefit terminally ill children and their families.Jim Devlin, who was among the event ...

WHEELMEN RIDE:

The Out-Spokin' Wheelmen, the Youngstown area's recreational cycling club, will hold its 43rd annual Northeast Ohio Century Invitational Bicycle Ride Sept. 18 beginning and ending at the Trumbull County fairgrounds on Everett-Hull Road.The event draws riders from northeast Ohio and western ...

Clubs & Lodges

SPANGLER INSTALLED TO LEAD NEW YEAR: Haley M. Spangler was recently installed at the 2016 Ohio Grand Assembly Session at Kenyon College in Gambier to lead the Ohio Grand Assembly for the 2017 year as its Grand Worthy Advisor. Miss Spangler is a member and Past Worthy Advisor of West Farmington ...

Bazaars

COMMUNITYWIDE SALE: The Trustee Board of Grace AME Church is sponsoring a communitywide garage sale 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. today at the church, 1137 Main Ave. SW, Warren. Featured will be children and adult clothing, jewelry, books, tools, household items and collectibles.For information, call ...

Graduates

Penn State - ShenangoSpring 2016CORTLANDJessica PaloChristen ClemsonHUBBARDRobin NewellKelsey ZurawskyTaraceita WhippoMASURYMeagan HardyGIRARDJames CoatesWARRENAnthony StankoBaldwin Wallace UniversityMay 2016AUSTINTOWNJoseph Corradi, Bachelor of Arts in theatre acting and ...

Noteworthy

GILMARTIN RECALLS FATHER: Thomas Gilmartin Jr., son of longtime Ohio State Rep. Thomas P. Gilmartin Sr., will recall his life with his legendary father and the famous people he has met, in a "Memories of a Lifetime" program, sponsored by the William Holmes McGuffey Historical Society, 10 a.m. ...

Sisters say thanks for roadside help after accident

DEAR EDITOR:My sister, Janet Capito of Juneau, Alaska, and I were in an accident at the intersection of Stillwagon Road and Niles Vienna Road Aug. 25. We want to thank all the people who helped us.We were assisted to the side of the road. Our purses were gotten out of the car and given to us. ...

scouts & 4-H

HONORS FOR LIFETIME SERVICE: Girl Scout Troop 80324 will honor lifetime Girl Scouts and volunteers Agnes Bryant and Julia Redd. Bryant served for 60 years and Redd has given 54 years of service. A luncheon showcasing the contributions of these two women will be 2 p.m. Sept. 24 at the YWCA, 375 ...

Group looks at holiday events

GROUP TO MEET ON FESTIVITIES: Howland Township officials and resident Jessica Gault are asking interested residents to meet 7 p.m. Wednesday at the township administration building to help restart a holiday tree lighting and festivities event. For information, call Gault at 330-501-8064.ALUMNI ...

Benefit helps local children

WARREN -When Warren resident Liam Dreier was 1 year old, he was burned in an accident and had to spend time at Akron Children's Hospital.While there, many people sent toys, gifts and other items his family greatly appreciated.His parents, Billy and Katy Dreier, decided that on Liam's birthday ...

Agenda

LORDSTOWN FINANCE COMMITTEE will meet noon Monday at the village municipal building. MCKINLEY MEMORIAL LIBRARY Board of Directors will meet 3 p.m. Monday at McKinley Replica House. GIRARD PLANNING COMMISSION will meet 5:30 p.m. Monday at the justice center. LORDSTOWN PLANNING COMMISSION will ...

Nature’s air force — bats — saves crops from an insect onslaught

An interesting battle that goes on every night is between bats and the insects they eat. And the bats always win.About dusk or just after, what some call nature's air force arrive in waves over crop fields in search of their meal for the day. These bats emit echolike clicks that direct them to ...

Club offers Career Closet

LORDSTOWN - Wanting to help local students and community members dress in professional attire, the Political History Club at Lordstown High School has started a Career Closet.Maya Kresic, a senior, said people can donate professional business clothes and attire and have them made available for ...

Senior center opens at TCTC

CHAMPION - The Champion SCOPE Senior Center has found a new home in the adult education wing at the Trumbull Career and Technical Center.The public will have a chance to see the new center at an open house 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday. The move from the center's former ...

Seeing eye

NATIVE AMERICAN HERITAGE FESTIVAL: A Native American Heritage Festival will be noon to 6 p.m. Saturday at the pagoda behind Warren City Hall, 391 Mahoning Ave. NW. There will be lectures on Native American customs and traditions, demonstrations and vendors with crafts, including traditional ...

Agenda

CORTLAND COUNCIL will meet 7 p.m. Tuesday at the municipal building. GUSTAVUS TRUSTEES will meet 7 p.m. Tuesday at the township hall. HARTFORD TRUSTEES will meet 7 p.m. Tuesday at the township hall. NEWTON FALLS COUNCIL will meet 6 p.m. Tuesday at the municipal building. LORDSTOWN COUNCIL will ...

SCOPE and Second Harvest partner to feed senior citizens

WARREN - SCOPE Senior Services of Trumbull County and Second Harvest Food Bank of the Mahoning Valley have partnered to provide free groceries to identified elderly Trumbull County residents who are homebound and shut in.Mike Wilson, assistant director of Warren SCOPE, said SCOPE has been ...

Cortland plans Day of Peace

PEACE CELEBRATION RETURNS: Organizers have begun planning for the International Day of Peace, which is held every September, with the eighth annual Peace Celebration set at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 24 at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 490 N. High St (Route 5), Cortland. The event will be held in ...

Clubs & Lodges

GOLD WING RIDERS MEET: The Gold Wing Road Riders Association Chapter I-2 will meet for dinner at 5:30 p.m. and a meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Sunrise Inn, Warren.ROUND TABLE: The Mahoning Valley Civil War Round table welcomes Chris Mackowski, historian and writer, as guest speaker at ...