Congregation shares memories of ex-parish

Community News

NILES — Members of the recently closed SS. Cyril and Methodius Church gathered to share memories and stories of attending the Warren parish. A commemoration dinner and gathering took place earlier this week at Ciminero’s Banquet Centre in Niles with 150 people attending. The church, which ...

Foundation gifts Malachi House with statue

Community News

CLEVELAND — The Community West Foundation has gifted Malachi House with one of six statues in the Matthew 25 Collection created by Timothy Schmalz. The statue ‘‘When I Was Naked’’ was dedicated Friday at a presentation to the public of its permanent home at the Kaki’s Garden at ...

Friend’s death inspires Howland graduate to join Army

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GIRARD — Vince Freedman planned to become a forensic psychologist and was attending Tiffin University when his best friend, Chad Holley — a U.S. Army sniper — died. That loss changed the trajectory of his life, and Freedman, now 34, dropped out of college after nearly four years to join ...

Religion news

Community News

FREE CONCERT: Guiding Light Presbyterian Church, formerly First Presbyterian, Churchill Road, Girard, will host a free concert with Rudy and the Professionals 2 p.m. Sunday. Those attending can bring a lawn chair. CONCERT: North Lima Mennonite Church, 90 Mennonite Drive, will have the ...