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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 ...

NOTEWORTHY

PLANNING GREAT AMERICAN CLEANUP: The Geauga-Trumull Solid Waste Management District is preparing for the 28th annual Great American Cleanup, which will be held nationwide in communities this spring. Locally, the cleanup begins April 1 and continues through May.Local scouts, schools and ...

AWL honors volunteers

''SHARE THE LOVE': The Upward Basketball and Cheerleading Program at Wildare United Methodist Church in Champion held a Share the Love food drive over Valentine's Day weekend to benefit Someplace Safe domestic violence shelter. More than 700 food items were donated by the athletes.A competition ...

HS drama club presents musical

HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: Howland High School Drama Club will present ''High School Musical'' 7 p.m. today, 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at Howland Middle School. This is the drama club's first musical.BAKE SALES FOR ANIMALS: Employees of local Home Savings branches will host bake sales ...

Fairhaven marks awareness month

NILES - As part of Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month in March, Fairhaven School and Workshop is featuring short video profiles each day on a client or student who receives services.Tracy Walters, adult services coordinator at the Fairhaven Program Tony Tomaski Workshop in Niles, said ...

Nature celebrates spring

Happy St. Patrick's Day, Trumbull County. This warm weather is making a lot more than your shirt green this month, but we'll have to wait and see if it continues to cooperate.Spring officially starts this weekend and the signs are everywhere from birds chirping, spring peepers singing and, of ...

Niles Hall of Fame nominees sought

DISTINGUISHED CLASS OF 2016: The Niles Alumni Association holds the annual Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame each year. In order to be nominated, the nominee must have graduated at least 10 years ago, achieved success in their career, and have made significant contributions in their field as ...

Connecting generations

WARREN - Different age groups learned from and assisted each other with technology and food preparation as part of a new program, Generations Connect, offered at the Alliance Community Outreach Program.LaShonda Allen, program manager, said Generations Connect includes younger generations ...