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CONKEY NAMED NEOEA'S EXECUTIVE: Northeastern Ohio's largest educator organization selected East Cleveland teacher Mary Alice Conkey as its next executive director.Conkey, who served as NEOEA's 2012-14 president, will take over as executive director of the North Eastern Ohio Education ...

Students showcase science skills

YOUNGSTOWN - Researching science topics and then explaining them to judges was part of what area students did at the annual Lake to River Science Fair held at Youngstown State University.Dr. Stephen Rodabaugh, associate dean in the College of STEM at YSU, said the event is designed to have ...

Church holds kids Good Friday camp

GOOD FRIDAY CAMP FOR CHILDREN: Leavittsburg Church of the Nazarene, 4175 Pendleton Road, Leavittsburg, will hold Good Friday Camp 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. today. The event will include games, music, snack, craft, Bible lessons and egg hunt for children ages 6 to 11.For information, call ...

Aviation museum tour being given

SOCIETY PLANS MUSEUM TOUR: The Vienna Historical Society will host a tour of the Ernie Hall Aviation Museum, 4033 N. River Road, Warren 7 p.m. Tuesday. The tour will include the history of local and international aviation. Admission is $5, but is free for members of the historical ...

Agenda

MAHONING COUNTY COMMISSIONERS will meet 10 a.m. today at the commissioners' hearing room. NEWTON FALLS BOARD OF EDUCATION will meet 6 p.m. today at the board meeting room at the high school. YOUNGSTOWN CITY COUNCIL Safety Committee originally scheduled for today has been canceled. CHAMPION ...

Tempting young taste buds

WARREN - Hoping to encourage students to eat healthier food, Warren City Schools and the Ohio State University Extension Office worked together to offer new food items for children to sample on their lunch trays.Marie Economos, a county extension educator / director with OSU Family Consumer ...

Hubbard church offers Mensa test

MENSA TESTING OFFERED: An official American Mensa admission test session will be offered Saturday at Corner House Christian Church, 6954 Chestnut Ridge Road, Hubbard. Registration begins 10 a.m. with test beginning shortly after. The test will take about two hours to complete. Test takers will ...

Agenda

TRUMBULL MENTAL HEALTH / RECOVERY BOARD Crisis Intervention Team Planning Committee will meet 3 p.m. today at the offices in Warren. YOUNGSTOWN CITY COUNCIL Finance Committee will meet 5 p.m. today at city hall followed by a special meeting of council. TRUMBULL COUNTY COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT ...

All about birds at Howland library

FEATHERED MIGRANTS: Amy Reeher, Trumbull Soil and Water Conservation District administrator, will speak about the arrival of migratory birds 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Howland Library Branch, 9095 E. Market St. The program is free to the public.NHS PLANS SPRING EVENT: The Niles Historical ...

Meals program gets help

WARREN -During one of its busiest fundraising months, Trumbull Mobile Meals received help from local residents and city and village officials.Local residents, organizations and businesses walked through the Eastwood Mall to raise money for TMM as part of the annual Edward C. Taylor March for ...

Kids learn after school, too

By BOB COUPLANDTribune ChronicleWARREN - Students at Willard PK-8 School who spend time after-school four days a week are receiving extra help with their schoolwork as part of the 21st Century Community Learning Center.Vurnise Johnson, site coordinator, said the program is held 3:40 to 6:40 ...

Discs can be used for free

METRO PARKS OFFER GOLF DISCS: The Trumbull County Metro Parks District is offering disc golf discs for groups to use for free. The discs were made available by a donation from Boy Scout Dillon Green as part of his Eagle project. Groups interested in borrowing the discs need to submit a request ...

History Day hosted at Windham schools

WINDHAM - Windham Junior-Senior High School students are putting their history knowledge to use as they prepare for History Day competition April 2 at Youngstown State University.Seventh- and eighth-grade history teacher Stephanie Parish said the school held its second annual History Day ...

Green treats part of fun

GO GREEN FOR KIDS: In celebration of St. Patrick's Day, children will have an interactive learning experience at a special cooking-themed evening storytime featuring foods that are green. The ''Go Green'' Food Fun for preschoolers will be held 6 p.m. Monday at the Warren-Trumbull County Main ...

school news

JACKSON SELECTED TO PAGEANT: Michalah Jackson, daughter of Vonique Jackson of Warren, was recently selected to participate in the 2016 Miss Jr. Teen pageant competition April 10. Jackson learned of her acceptance into this year's competition when the pageant announced their selections following ...

clubs and lodges

USA DANCE: USA Dance Club will feature Rumba lessons and a dance on Sunday at the Orthodox Center, 1025 N. Belle Vista Ave, Youngstown.This month's lessons are sponsored by Brian Gallagher of "The Dance Connection." The night will start with 5 p.m. basics workshop, followed by ...

scouts and 4-h

BUSY BEES CLUB MEETS: The Kinsman Busy Bees 2nd Edition 4-H club discussed old business and new business at the recent March meeting. Club members are participating in Maple Madness at 4-H camp Whitewood where they can potentially win a campership. Also, members discussed project judging and ...

noteworthy

CATTLE BARON'S BALL: The American Cancer Society's 10th annual Cattle Baron's Ball will be April 2 at The Lake Club.Survivor honoree Steve Burbrink of Austintown has worked at General Motors since 1977 and has a second career in entertainment as a DJ, owner of DJ Stevie B's DJ Company. He is ...

graduates

Kent State UniversityFall 2015WARRENAsia AlexanderAnjelica CampbellAnnah CatesAllison FarrellBrandon TharpCorey BurnsCassandra ClevengerCurtis CoulterCarie RiveraChristopher HarrisChristyna PenaAlexander LongAlizabeth PattersonAaron ShawAngela StarkeyBrianne HenryBlair KellerBobbi Jo ...

dean’s list

(* denotes 4.0 or President's List for Fall 2015)Pratt InstituteGIRARDBarbara GeorgopoulosTiffin UniversityMIDDLEFIELDBrant ZemelkaWINDHAMSelina SlaughterGIRARDAlexis CloudNEWTON FALLSChiara MatrangaWARRENJessica WheatEriq RiveraMiami UniversityCORTLANDVincent ...