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Lifestyles

Valley Grows calendar

Here are upcoming gardening events through the Ohio State University Trumbull County Extension Office. For more information and a complete list, contact the Extension Office, 520 W. Main St., Suite 1, Cortland at 330-533-5538. Office hours, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays and Thursday. Urban ...

Senior news

FARMINGTON SENIOR CENTER: 150 College St., Farmington, is open 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and 7 a.m. to noon Mondays. Call 330-889-2733. • Monday Morning Breakfast, full menu, 7 a.m. • Lunches featuring home cooking for $3 for 60 and older and $5 for younger than 60. ...

Summer heats up and it’s time to pick blueberries

It has cooled down a little, but the thermometer still shows 78 degrees at 9:45 p.m. It was a warm, humid day. One thing I do appreciate is our battery-operated fans. That was something I grew up without. Our gardens are doing well, but oh my, did the weeds ever take over. We need to get out ...

Health notes

UPDATE YOUR LISTING: To update information, resubmit your health notes by email to tmunnell@tribtoday.com. CHRONIC FATIGUE SUPPORT: Chronic Fatigue and Fibromyalgia Support Group meeting will be 6:30 p.m. July 19 at the First Presbyterian Church in Warren. For more information call Judy at ...

Herbs to grow in the house

I am an “herbie.” I like to grow and use herbs. However, I do not grow anything inside. Just not enough light, and I don’t care to grow under lights. Recently the Ohio State University Extension Office received several inquiries about growing herbs indoors and outside. I think what we ...

Why is my arborvitae showing random browning?

Q: Can you find out what is wrong with my arborvitae? They were planted last spring. Some are OK, but others have random browning. There is some new growth, but they don’t look the best. — Skip from Boardman A: Skip is one of several calls we received this spring and early summer relating ...