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GRAND OPENING: The LaBrae Local School District has partnered with Second Harvest Food Bank to open two new food pantries to serve students. A ribbon-cutting will be held 9 a.m. Friday at Bascom School, 1017 N. Leavitt Road, to launch the opening of new food pantries at Bascom and the LaBrae ...

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• CHAMPION BOARD OF EDUCATION will hold a special meeting 6 p.m. today at the conference room on strategic planning. • CORTLAND COUNCIL will meet 7 p.m. today at the municipal building. • HUBBARD CITY COUNCIL will meet 7 p.m. today at the municipal building. A caucus will be 6:30 ...

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SURVIVORS OF SUICIDE WALK: The 20th annual National Survivors of Suicide Awareness Day candlelight vigil will be 6 p.m. Nov. 17 at the Warren Reach Center, 2609 Weir Road, Warren. Families, friends and the public are invited to attend and urged to bring photos or signs to highlight the loss of ...

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• GREENE TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will meet 7:30 p.m. Monday at Greene VFW Hall. • TRUMBULL COUNTY BOARD OF ELECTIONS will meet 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at the board offices, 2947 Youngstown Road SE, Warren. • NILES BOARD OF ZONING APPEALS will meet 10 a.m. Tuesday at the municipal building. • ...

Eagle project to benefit parks

HOWLAND — New park benches will be placed at Bolindale Park and Howland Township Park as part of a recently completed Eagle Scout project. Dylan Wood, 17, of Boy Scout Troop 101 at Blessed Sacrament and a senior at LaBrae High School, completed six park benches. Wood said the idea for the ...

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REMEMBERING HISTORY: The McKinley Memorial Library will present “Remembering World War I” 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday at the McKinley Birthplace Memorial Replica House. The program is on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month in 1918 when World War I ended. Ralph Tolbert of the Niles ...

Library assists with GED program

WARREN — Members of the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library joined with Aspire staff to offer a fall program on what services are available to help area adults earn their high school equivalency diploma. The Adult Back-to-School Night at the library showcased the various resources and ...

OSU educators work together

OSU Extension educators in Trumbull and Ashtabula counties work together on educational programs of mutual interest to both counties. Recently, Andrew Holden was hired to fill the vacancy created in Ashtabula County when David Marrison moved to Coschocton County. Andrew is from Pierpont, ...

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PATRICK HENRY PROGRAM: The Cortland Library Branch will present “Patrick Henry: American Revolutionary Statesman” 11 a.m. Saturday. Henry was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States and a major figure in the American Revolution. He was also a noted orator. Guest speaker Patrick ...

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• LIBERTY TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will meet 7:30 a.m. today at the township hall. • TRUMBULL COUNTY VETERANS SERVICE COMMISSION will meet 10 a.m. today at the Paul E. Heltzel Community Room at the Trumbull County Veterans Service Commission, 253 E. Market St., Warren. • TRUMBULL ...

Ending polio goal of Rotary Club

CORTLAND —The Cortland Rotary Club and the Lakeview High School Beta Club came together to learn what can be done to help eradicate polio worldwide. Members of both groups gathered at Ohio Living Lake Vista for World Polio Day where they viewed a live video of what Rotary International ...

Crime spree program rescheduled in spring

MAY’S TALK CANCELLED: Allan May has had to cancel his talk on The 1960s Crime Spree at the McKinley Memorial Auditorium in Niles on Thursday due to illness. It will be rescheduled in the spring. KING TUT PROGRAM: The Newton Falls Public Library will celebrate the discovery of King Tut’s ...

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• MAHONING COUNTY COMMISSIONERS will meet 10 a.m. Thursday at the commissioners’ hearing room. • WEATHERSFIELD TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will meet 8 a.m. Thursday at the township hall. •TRUMBULL COUNTY VETERANS SERVICES COMMISSION will meet 10 a.m. Thursday at the Paul Heltzel Community Room ...

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COSTUME CONTEST: The 93rd annual Newton Falls Kiwanis Cake Walk is 7 p.m. today in downtown Newton Falls until all cakes are gone. The Kiwanis have been collecting prizes and gift certificate donations. A costume contest will precede the cake walk. Bring cake donations to Newton Falls Covered ...

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• NEWTON FALLS BOARD OF EDUCATION will hold a special meeting 7 p.m. today at the board room at the high school to approve the five-year forecast and to discuss placing a levy on the ballot. • NILES FINANCIAL PLANNING AND SUPERVISION COMMISSION will meet 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Niles ...

Girls celebrate ‘Night Out’

WARREN — It was an evening of pampering and relaxing as girls of the Warren City School District had a night out with female family members. The Girls Night Out included relaxation programs, hair and makeup advice and crafts and other activities. Angie McKinnon, event organizer, said the ...

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CALENDAR: The 20th annual Calendar Art Show will be held 5 to 7:30 p.m. Nov. 7 at Ciminero’s Banquet Center in Niles. On exhibit will be the 2019 calendar and honorable mention winners. Award ceremony will be 6:30 p.m. There will also be a basket raffle. Baskets are on display 8 a.m. to 4 ...

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• BROOKFIELD TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will hold a fact finding meeting on flooding 10 a.m. today. There also will be an executive session on personnel at 8:30 a.m. and special meeting to approve a waterline 9:30 a.m. today. • LORDSTOWN FINANCE COMMITTEE will meet 1 p.m. today at the village ...

Family remembers late swimmer

WARREN — Carole Namesnik said she was glad to come back to Warren to help at the 15th annual Kelly Jo Carlson Swim Meet in memory of her niece. “There were other years I was not able to get back here,” said Namesnik, who helped pass out medals to winners The family of Kelly Jo ...

Nightmare on Mahoning slated

HALLOWEEN AT THE LIBRARY: Teens in seventh to 12th grades can celebrate Halloween at the Library, with Nightmare on Mahoning Avenue at 5 p.m. Monday at the Main Library in Warren. TREATS ON STREET: First Baptist Church, 26 E. Church St. Niles, will hold the eighth annual Treats on Church ...