Community News

Tall tales brim with warmth, power

It has been an interesting start to the new year. Not a flake of snow, but we have had boatloads of rain and even a tornado, and possibly, by the publication date of this article, maybe some snow. It has been a wild ride. It weirdly reminds me of that story that all old people tell young kids ...

Night to Shine set for Methodist Church

PROM NIGHT: Wildare United Methodist Church, 7211 N. Park Ave, Cortland, will host a Night to Shine on Feb. 8. The Night to Shine event is a prom night experience for people with special needs ages 14 and older. For a registration form, call 330-637-5000 Tuesday to Friday from 8 a.m. to ...

Agenda

• BLOOMFIELD-MESPO BOARD OF EDUCATION will hold an organizational / regular meeting 6:30 p.m. today at Bloomfield HIgh School. • LIBERTY TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will meet 7:30 a.m. today at the township hall. • TRUMBULL COUNTY BOARD OF HEALTH will hold a special meeting 1:30 p.m. today at ...

FIRST Robotics teams set for season

Several area schools are building robots for this year’s For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology (FIRST) robotics competition. Teams were given this year’s challenge Saturday and have six weeks to construct and program a robot to accomplish the assigned tasks. At ...

Embrace one’s path in event at library

CREATE A VISION: Create a Vision Board will be held 2 p.m. Saturday at the Warren Trumbull County Public Library. The discussion will focus on embracing one’s path by creating a vision board. Participants can map out their goals with posterboard, magazines and supplies. To register, call ...

Agenda

• AUSTINTOWN BOARD OF EDUCATION subcommittee will meet 8 a.m. today at the central office. • BAZETTA ZONING COMMISSION will meet 6:30 p.m. today at the township hall. • BRISTOL ZONING COMMISSION will hold its quarterly meeting 7 p.m. today at the township hall. • CHAMPION ZONING ...

Seeing Eye

‘GET INVOLVED, STAY INVOLVED’: The Trumbull County Chapter of the A. Phillip Randolph Institute 34th annual Salute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will be held 1 p.m. Jan. 19 at DiVieste’s Banquet Hall, Warren. The theme is “Get Involved. Stay Involved.” Keynote speaker will be ...

Agenda

• HARTFORD TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will meet 6 p.m. today at township hall. • TRUMBULL COUNTY EMERGENCY PLANNING COMMITTEE will meet noon today at the Emergency Management offices in Warren. • WARREN TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will hold an organizational meeting and special meeting 10 a.m. today to ...

Champion creates Flash Zone

CHAMPION — Champion High School turned a former media center into the Flash Zone, offering students the latest technology and equipment for classroom learning. A goal of the Flash Zone is to help students discover and define their career paths, officials said. High School Principal John ...

Klondike Derby challenges

CANFIELD — Scouts from Trumbull and Mahoning counties didn’t have to worry about snow, ice or cold wind as they took part in several challenges this weekend at Camp Stambaugh during the annual Klondike Derby held each winter. While the weather was much warmer than usual, making some ...

History program on Civil War set

WAR COVERAGE: Brookfield Township Historical Society will meet 7 p.m. Thursday at Briceland Funeral Home on the center green. Traci Manning of the Mahoning Valley Historical Society will discuss how the Civil War was covered locally by newspaper headlines. HELP WITH RESEARCH: Trumbull County ...

Agenda

• VIENNA TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will meet 7 p.m. today at the township hall. • HUBBARD COUNCIL will meet 7 p.m. today at the municipal building; caucus 6:30 p.m. • BROOKFIELD TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will hold organizational meeting 6 p.m. at the township hall; regular meeting 7 p.m. • ...

Blue Coats help people stay warm

HUBBARD — With cold weather likely to begin, a local organization is trying to make sure everyone, from the homeless to veterans, have winter clothing when temperatures get cold. Youngstown Blue Coats, based in Hubbard, held its first distribution of winter coats, hats, boots, gloves, socks ...

Hubbard Friends raising money

LIBRARY HOLDS BOOK SALE: The Hubbard Friends of the Library will hold a book sale 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. Saturday at the library, 436 W. Liberty St. All money raised will benefit the library. Saturday will be $2 per bag. Call ...

Agenda

• GREENE TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will meet 7:30 p.m. Monday at the Greene VFW Hall. • YANKEE LAKE COUNCIL will meet 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Yankee Lake Inn. • TRUMBULL COUNTY SENIOR ADVISORY BOARD will meet 4:30 p.m. Monday at the offices, 2931 Youngstown Road. • CHAMPION ZONING BOARD ...

‘In Unison’ focuses on awareness of youth

WARREN — Saying it is the generation of young people today who will help raise the awareness of the importance of having God in one’s life, several area singers and speakers shared their talents during the annual Unison Live. Singers, musicians and speakers gathered at Warren Restoration ...

Property transfers

Property transfers recorded in Trumbull County Dec. 28 to Jan. 3: Bazetta Darryl Black to Farid Naffah, 2723 Cadwallader Sonk, $22,000 Darryl Black to Farid Naffah, 2723 Cadwallader Sonk, $396,000 Braceville Richard and Rebecca J. Dye to John and Debora Jirousek, 883 state Route 534, ...

Cortland native becomes author

CORTLAND — Cortland native Chris Bolinger made a big career change in his life from high-tech product manager to daily Bible devotional author of the book “Daily Strength for Men.” Bolinger, a 1982 Lakeview High School graduate, said he spent two decades as a product manager for tech ...

Ministers join Hubbard Care Team mission

HUBBARD — A group of pastors and ministers in Hubbard city and township are working with local law enforcement in addressing those with various addictions. Pastor David Coxson of Corner House Christian Church said the Transformation Care Support Team of nine clergy began meeting in the ...

Religion news

EPIPHANY MASSES SET: Blessed Sacrament Parish, 3020 Reeves Road, Warren, will hold a vigil Mass of the Epiphany of the Lord 4 p.m. today, the Epiphany of the Lord Masses 9 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Sunday, Vigil of the Baptism of the Lord Mass 4 p.m. Jan. 12, and the Feast of the Baptism of the Lord ...

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