Community News

Local Mormons take part in trek

DANVILLE — Several members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, including from Warren and Youngstown, recently participated in a youth pioneer trek in Danville. Nicki Wilpula, Youngstown Stake director of public affairs, said, “This is something the youth do to remember the ...

Religion events

NEW MINISTER: McDonald Woodland Park Methodist Church welcomes new minister Shane Russo today. There will be a combined picnic with the Girard First United Methodist Church noon to 3 p.m. at Woodland Park in McDonald. Russo became a new Methodist minister in May. OUTDOOR SERVICE: Dan Schall ...

Free books for kids feed the brain

WARREN — Two-year-old Majour Ware likes books on animals, so he was more than thrilled to get a book which he could touch and feel the different furs of different animals. Randi Ware said her son loves dogs and other animals, “So this book is what he really wants.” Majour Ware was ...

Vienna to finalize Night Out plans

NEIGHBOR WATCH TO MEET: The Vienna Township Neighborhood Watch will meet 7 p.m. Monday at the picnic table by the township gazebo, weather permitting, to finalize plans for National Night Out set for Aug. 7. Weather not permitting, the meeting will be at the township hall. The neighborhood ...

Agenda

• BROOKFIELD TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will hold bi-monthly department head meetings 7:30 a.m. Monday at township hall followed by an executive session on personnel. • CORTLAND PLANNING COMMISSION will meet 7 p.m. Monday at the municipal building. • HUBBARD PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION will ...

Unusual rainfall hurts farms

Hello Trumbull County! Happy July 4. Well one day late. I hope you were able to enjoy some down time with family and friends. What a growing season we’ve had so far this year. An average June in Trumbull County will see about 4 inches of rain, but this year, we had just less than 7 inches ...

Seeing Eye

FLAG REMOVAL: Volunteers are needed to help remove flags at Pineview and Oakwood cemeteries in Warren. Meet at 8:30 a.m. Friday at Pineview Memorial Park, 4049 Youngstown Road SE (rain date July 13), and at 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Oakwood Cemetery, Niles Road SE (rain date July 14). OX ROAST SET ...

Township marks holiday with events

GUSTAVUS CELEBRATES FOURTH: The Gustavus Fourth of July celebration will be held today at township center with a parade beginning at 10 a.m. Events and activities will include games, face painting, cornhole, bounce house, turtle races, tot king and queen contest, dunk tank, giveaways and a ...

Agenda

• HARTFORD ZONING APPEALS BOARD will meet 7 p.m. Thursday at township hall. • MAHONING COUNTY COMMISSIONERS will hold a board meeting 10 a.m. Thursday at commissioners’ hearing room at county courthouse and staff meeting 11 a.m. at county administration building. • TRUMBULL COUNTY ...

Girls explore career options

CHAMPION — Wanting to help showcase careers in science, engineering and mathematics, a five-week girls camp offered by the YWCA Mahoning Valley is allowing girls to experience different occupations. Robin Perez, teen coordinator at YWCA in Warren, said girls of all ages are seeing ...

Seeing Eye

ENGINE CLUB SHOW: The Ashtabula County Antique Engine Club will be hosting its 37th annual Big-3 Day show starting Friday, which is Senior Citizen Day, through Sunday, at the club Show Grounds, 4026 U.S. Route 322 in Wayne. There will be displays, tractor pulls and parades held during the ...

Agenda

• GUSTAVUS TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES rescheduled their meeting from today to 7 p.m. July 10 at township hall. • WARREN CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION has rescheduled its meeting from today to 8 a.m. July 10 at the municipal building caucus room. • MAHONING COUNTY BOARD OF ELECTIONS Board of ...

Youth help clean, beautify city

WARREN — During the past several weeks local youth with North Mar Church have spent time cleaning and beautifying community gardens and other locations in the city working with Trumbull Neighborhood Partnership. The 70 youth were divided into different groups and spent time working at ...

Seeing Eye

HOWLAND RAFFLE: The Howland Historical Society will hold its annual quilt raffle drawing 2 p.m. Wednesday at Howland High School during the township’s annual Fourth of July celebration. Tickets are $5 each or five for $20. The quilt is a Pennsylvania Mennonite king-size wedding ring design. ...

Agenda

• LORDSTOWN COUNCIL will meet 6 p.m. today at the municipal building. • CORTLAND COUNCIL will meet 7 p.m. today at municipal building. • HUBBARD COUNCIL will meet 7 p.m. today at the municipal building with caucus 6:30 p.m. • CHAMPION TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will meet 6:30 p.m. today at ...

Seeing Eye

OX ROAST SET IN MESOPOTAMIA: The 45th annual Mesopotamia Ox Roast and Antique and Flea Market, hosted by the Mesopotamia Volunteer Fire Department, will be held 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 8 at the township center, state routes 534 and 87. There will be more ...

Agenda

• GREENE TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will meet 7 p.m. Monday at Greene VFW Hall. • YANKEE LAKE COUNCIL will meet 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Yankee Lake Inn. • TRUMBULL BOARD OF ELECTIONS will meet 9:30 a.m Tuesday at the board offices in Warren.

Promoting patriotic spirit

HOWLAND — To promote community spirit at different holidays during the year, including the Fourth of July, the Howland Rotary Club and the Howland American Legion Post 700 are sponsoring a “Fly the Flag” fundraiser. Ken Abell, community service chair for the club, said the project ...

Event to benefit Toys for Tots

VFW POKER RUN: Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1090, High Street, Warren, will hold a poker run, with first bike out 11 a.m. Sunday and last bike in at 4 p.m. Proceeds will benefit the U.S. Marine Corps Toys for Tots holiday drive. Registration is $10 or a new toy. The event will include food, ...

Agenda

• BLOOMFIELD-MESPO BOARD OF EDUCATION will hold a special meeting 6:30 p.m. today at the high school. • BRISTOL BOARD OF EDUCATION will hold special meeting 2 p.m. today at board offices on appropriations. • GIRARD BOARD OF EDUCATION will meet 4 p.m. today at the high school media ...