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REORGANIZATIONAL MEETING: Senior Services Levy Advisory Council meeting is set for 4:30 p.m. Monday at the 2931-A Youngstown Road office of the Senior Levy administrator. Topic is reorganization. NEIGHBORHOOD MEETING: The Northwest Neighborhood Association’s monthly meeting is scheduled for ...

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• AUSTINTOWN BOARD OF EDUCATION will hold an organizational meeting 4 p.m. today at the board’s central offices. • BAZETTA TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will hold an organizational meeting 8 a.m. today at the township hall. • HOWLAND PARK BOARD will hold a work session 2 p.m. today at the ...

Students join for art program

HUBBARD — For the past two years, Hubbard High School art students in teacher Joshua MacMillian’s class have spent time each fall and spring assisting Fairhaven School students with arts and crafts projects. MacMillan said the holiday season is usually a time of year when people do ...

On the record – Mathews

WHAT: Board of Education organizational meeting Wednesday PRESENT: Tarin Brown, Tom Gifford, Michele Garman, Rex Rager and Jim Pegg The board: • Gave first reading to placing a renewal 9.25-mill tax levy on the May primary ballot for current needs of the district. Brown said the ...

Reflecting on the past in new year

As the new year begins, it is normal to reflect on the past year. As I did, I reviewed some of my articles written for this column. In May, I shared with you how some Farm Bureau friends and I participated in an event with Lakeview first-graders where we talked about how food makes it from ...

Items not accepted

NEW RECYCLING GUIDELINES: The Geauga-Trumbull Solid Waste Management District established new guidelines for community recycling drop-off sites. Not being accepted are glass bottles or jars, plastic containers that are not a bottle shape or jug, and magazines. The materials are no longer being ...

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• TRUMBULL VETERANS SERVICE COMMISSION will meet 10 a.m. today at the Paul Hetzel Community Room in Warren. • WEATHERSFIELD TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will hold caucus 8 a.m. today at the township hall. • BAZETTA TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will meet 8 a.m. Friday at township hall. • GIRARD BOARD OF ...

Junior Achievement to celebrate 100 years

GIRARD — Junior Achievement will celebrate its 100th anniversary this year with several events planned throughout 2019 as part of the centennial. JA was started in 1919 in Springfield, Massachusetts by Strathmore Paper Founder Horace Moses, AT&T Chairman Theodore Vail and U.S. Senator ...

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ACTS OF KINDNESS: Howland Local Schools students in fifth to 12th grade will hear the story of Rachel Joy Scott, the first victim of the Columbine High School shootings in 1999, and be challenged to start a chain reaction of kindness in a talk on Thursday. After she was killed, Rachel’s ...

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• ORANGEVILLE COUNCIL will meet 7:30 p.m. today at the fire hall. • BROOKFIELD BOARD OF EDUCATION will meet 6 p.m. Thursday at the school complex auditorium. • BRACEVILLE TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES organizational meeting will be 6 p.m. Thursday at township hall. • HARTFORD TOWNSHIP ...

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CELEBRATING COMMUNITY: Warren City Councilwoman Cheryl Saffold will be honoring 6th Ward residents and community organizations who have assisted the ward in various capacities at 6 p.m. Jan. 16 at the Second Baptist Church, 1510 Main Ave. SW. Efforts have included Quinby Park being renovated, ...

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• BRACEVILLE TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will hold a year-end meeting 8 a.m. Monday at township hall.

Raising awareness for pet health

NILES — Wanting to raise awareness about good pet health and getting pets homes, several groups came together to host a pet health and wellness fair at the Niles Wellness Center. Toni Libbey, president of the Voices of the Trumbull Pound Dogs, said the event was designed to try and get dogs ...

This week in history

99 years ago in 1919: The Tribune revealed suggestions taken by readers for the use of money left in the county War Chest. Two suggestions receiving the most serious consideration were the erection of an auditorium as a permanent memorial to those serving in the world war and the other was ...

Puppet ministry marks 40 years

WARREN TOWNSHIP — Forty years ago, Patty Bennett wanted to be part of the church ministry at the Warren Revival Center and joined the puppet ministry. Today, Bennett, along with Danika DeVault and Michelle Crockett, lead the program known as God’s Kids Puppet Ministry. Bennett said she ...

Men’s rally attendees learn Mosquito history

CHAMPION — Members of District IV Christian churches came together this fall as part of a twice-per-year men’s rally to work together for programs that benefit area residents. The Rev. Ken Hopkins, pastor of Champion Christian Church, which hosted the recent men’s rally, said there are ...

Religion notes

NEW YEAR’S EVE SERVICES: • Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 140 Cherry Ave. NW, Warren, 7 p.m. Monday • Because of Him Ministries, 1212 Tod Ave. NW, Warren, 10:30 p.m. Monday • St. Rose Parish, 48 Main St., Girard, 4 p.m. Monday and 7:30 and 10 a.m. Tuesday. PASTOR RECEIVES AWARD: The ...

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MUSICAL EVENT: Lineage Productions will host Unison Live, a night of worship, 7 p.m. Saturday at Restoration Christian Fellowship, 760 Main Ave., Warren. Unison consist of singers and musicians from Restoration, Monument Of Faith, SPAN, New Beginnings, New Jerusalem, Innovation Life, Miracle ...

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• LORDSTOWN COUNCIL will hold a special meeting 5 p.m. today at the village municipal building. • FARMINGTON TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will hold a year-end meeting 8 a.m. Saturday at township hall. • JOHNSTON TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will hold a year-end meeting 8 a.m. Saturday at township hall.

Cortland SCOPE finds new home

CORTLAND — The Cortland SCOPE Senior Center has found a new home at Cortland Christian Church, 153 Grove St. Mike Wilson, executive director at SCOPE, said the center has a one -year lease at the church, with the lease starting in November. The center’s programs and hours remain the ...