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The Spanish-American War arrives in Cuba

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Editor’s note: This is part of a weekly series marking the 120th anniversary of Niles native William McKinley’s U.S. presidency. The decisive naval victory by Commodore George Dewey of the sinking of the entire Pacific fleet of Spain gave rise to the excitement of Americans, regardless of ...

Girls softball team to be recognized

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CHAMPION —The Champion Board of Education and school staff will recognize the Champion High School girls Lady Flashes softball team at a community event at 7 p.m. today at the high school auditorium. The team earned its eighth state championship title this season. The Lady Flashes will ...

Army private met Pope during tour

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Editor’s note: This is part of a weekly series published every Monday between Memorial Day and Veterans Day honoring local veterans. GIRARD — When Alex Delbene was drafted into the U.S. Army in 1950, the then 22-year-old Girard resident was not sure if he was going to be sent to ...

Wet fields reign

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Wet fields can rot vegetables and heavy rains can wash away seed, disturb germination and cause crops to yellow and wither. And heavy rain events are becoming more and more frequent, said Jeff Mathews, who has crops on 650 acres in Kinsman, where his family has farmed since 1910. One of ...

Society celebrates 80th annual meeting

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WARREN — The Trumbull County Historical Society has marked various accomplishments and recognitions for 2018. Cindee Mines, past president of the society, said in the spring, the society held its 80th annual meeting at the Chase Bank in Warren with a program on “Survivor: Jesse Taft Smith ...

Brookfield police blotter

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Police activity reported May 27 to June 9: June 9, 8:12 p.m. — Criminal damaging reported in the 7200 block of Stewart Sharon Road. 7:55 p.m. — Animal complaint reported on Yankee Run Road near Lincoln Avenue. 7:38 p.m. — Neighbor problem reported in the 8200 block of Ohio ...

‘Complete streets’ to be team effort

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WARREN — Making roads in the city accessible and safe for drivers, cyclists and walkers is a goal of a group of local organizations as they promote the concept of “complete streets.” Jenna Amerine, program coordinator with Creating Healthy Communities with the Trumbull County ...

9:45 p.m. Sun: Berlin police say 25 hurt in explosion

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BERLIN (AP) — Twenty-five people were injured, four of them severely, during an explosion that destroyed an apartment building in the western German city of Wuppertal, police said Sunday. Police said the explosion produced a large bang and rocked the multi-story building shortly before ...

This week in history

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99 years ago in 1919: l A quarter of a million dollars worth of high-class improved restricted homesite property was closed through the D.L. Gould office, including 32 acres just west of Perkinswood on East Market Street, the George W. Pond and Wm. A. Camp estate. The buyers — a syndicate ...

Hubbard City police blotter

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Police activity reported in Hubbard May 1-23: May 23, 11:09 a.m. — Suspicious person reported in the first block of Timber Lake Drive. May 22, 11:04 p.m. — Marc Polycandriotious, 42, 531 Stewart Ave., was arrested on a charge of domestic violence. Court records show he pleaded no ...

Retail evangelism in Hubbard

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HUBBARD — As drivers passed Devine’s Shop and Save Express Gas station Saturday morning and saw gas prices starting at $2.24 per gallon, some did a double take and turned around to take advantage of their good fortune. From 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, gasoline prices at Devine’s gas ...

Seeing Eye

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SAVE THE PARK: Rock of Grace Church will hold a “Save the Park” fundraiser 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at the Bazetta Township Park. The community is working to keep the park open. The event will include inflatables, face painting, live music and food. JULY 4 PARTICIPANTS: Registration for the ...

Trumbull women revisit Trump

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WARREN — A group of women who supported Donald Trump for president said they are proud he signed an order to keep immigrant families together when they are detained at the border, and haven’t been turned off by claims made by adult movie star Stormy Daniels. “Trump is protecting the ...

10:05 p.m. Sun: ‘Black Panther’ wins BET award

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"Black Panther" is the winner of the best movie award at Sunday's BET Awards. Director Ryan Coogler thanked fans for making the film so popular. The film was referenced repeatedly throughout the show by host Jamie Foxx, beginning with the opening segment when he handed off a black panther ...

Agenda

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• BROOKFIELD TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will hold a bi-monthly department head meeting 7 a.m. Monday at township hall. • LORDSTOWN FINANCE COMMITTEE will meet 1 p.m. Monday at the village municipal building. • TRUMBULL BOARD OF DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES will meet 6 p.m. Monday at Fairhaven ...

Two more arrested in Friday shooting

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HOWLAND — Two more people were arrested in connection to a Friday night shooting in which a woman was shot in the leg, police said. Isaiah Croff, 20, of Girard, was booked into the Trumbull County jail on Saturday on a charge of aggravated robbery, police said. A juvenile, 15, also was ...

New Warren firefighter takes oath

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WARREN — Kevin Hunt, 29, of Parma, was sworn in Friday morning as a new Warren firefighter. Hunt was hired under the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) grant, replacing firefighter Duriel Harris, who was hired by the department in 2017, also under the grant program. ...

Closed cases

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Cases closed in Trumbull County June 2-9 CLOSED RUDES, GENENE M. vs. RUDES, JORGE CLEMENTI, AMY L. vs. CLEMENTI, STEVEN M. SAM LAMANCUSA TREASURER TRUMBULL COUNTY OHIO vs. CORBIN, MARCUS G. et al SAM LAMANCUSA TREASURER TRUMBULL COUNTY OHIO vs. DEVENGENCIE JR., ...