Community News

Hamfest promotes hobby

BAZETTA — Communicating with others by radios and other electronic devices highlighted the annual Hamfest held at Mosquito Lake State Park and hosted by the Warren Amateur Radio Association. Larry Oliver of Braceville, president of the WARA, said the morning of the event started with ...

Dog Days of Summer slated for CrossRoads

SOUTHINGTON EVENT: Wardens of the Trumbull County Pound, along with Voices of The Trumbull Pound Dogs, will present the Dog Days of Summer from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the CrossRoads Bar and Grill, 4887 state Route 305, Southington. Included is a 50/ 50 raffle, Chinese auction, music, food ...

Agenda

• AUSTINTOWN BOARD OF EDUCATION will meet 10 a.m. today for a work session and 1 p.m. today for the regular meeting in the middle school. • HARTFORD PARK COMMITTEE will meet 7:30 p.m. today at the township hall. • HOWLAND ZONING COMMISSION will meet 5 p.m. today at township ...

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TRACTOR SHOW: The 17th annual Antique Car, Tractor and Truck show will start noon Sunday at the Fowler Township Center. There will be a Chinese auction with drawing 3 p.m. The event is being sponsored by the Fowler Historical Society. There is no charge for vehicles to display at the ...

Agenda

• LORDSTOWN BOARD OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS will meet 4 p.m. today at the village administration building. • TRUMBULL CHILDREN SERVICES BOARD will meet 7 p.m. today at the offices. • TRUMBULL LAND BANK will meet 1 p.m. today at county commissioners hearing room in Warren. • BROOKFIELD ...

Vienna celebrates Home Day

VIENNA — Wanting to showcase the township’s history and bring families together for the end of summer, organizers held the annual Vienna Home Day on Saturday. Since 2011, members of the community have come together to celebrate the township with tours of the cemetery, games, activities ...

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BICYCLE FESTIVAL IN TRUMBULL: The Trumbull County Bike Fest will be 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Warren Trumbull County Public Main Library, 444 Mahoning Ave. NW. Bicycle riders of all ages can bring their bicycles for fun activities taking place on the lawn outside the library. Activities ...

Agenda

• MECCA TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will meet 7 p.m. today at township hall. • CORTLAND COUNCIL will meet 6 p.m. today at the village municipal building. • LIBERTY TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will meet 6:30 p.m. today at the township administration building. • LORDSTOWN COUNCIL will meet 6 p.m. today ...

Barnhisel House featured at library

GIRARD — The Barnhisel House, which is cared for by members of the Girard Historical Society, was the topic of discussion at a recent Trumbull County Genealogical Society monthly meeting. Ray O’Neill of Vienna restored the Barnhisel House to a near-original state, a nearly 20-year ...

Eyesore is target of rally

WARREN — Bryana Williams wants to see a longtime neighborhood eyesore removed for many of the usual reasons, but just as powerful are the psychological ones. “This is unsafe for us, unsafe for our clients,” said Williams, a caseworker for Someplace Safe, a facility that provides ...

Howland vet shares message

By RAYMOND L. SMITH Tribune Chronicle CONNEAUT — At 98, Albert J. Kosiba likely was the oldest of the five men who received the French Legion d’honneur Medal during the D-Day 75th anniversary ceremony on Saturday, but he certainly was not the quietest. Moments after he was pinned with ...

Fairgrounds to host many exotic animals

REPTILE SHOW: The Northeast Ohio Reptile show will be held 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. today at the Trumbull County Fairgrounds, 899 Everett Hull Road, Bazetta. The event will include reptiles and other exotic animals from across the world. Admission is $6 with children under 10 free. GOLF SCRAMBLE: The ...

Agenda

• TRUMBULL COUNTY EDUCATIONAL SERVICE BOARD will meet 8 a.m. Monday at the center’s conference room in Niles. • KINSMAN ZONING BOARD will meet 6:30 p.m. Monday at township hall. • MAHONING COUNTY COMMISSIONERS staff meeting will be held 9 a.m. today at the Oakhill Renaissance Place ...

Patrick Ungaro dies at 78

By BETH SHILLER Tribune Chronicle LIBERTY — Longtime Valley politician Patrick Ungaro died Friday night at the age of 78. According to his son, Eric, Ungaro was battling cancer and died at home. Ungaro served as Liberty Township administrator since 2002. He resigned in June to focus ...

Love Charity Alms presents scholarships

WARREN — Graduating seniors have “an amazing opportunity of a lifetime” and they should seize that opportunity as they move forward with their lives attending college, according to Youngstown Municipal Court Judge Carla Baldwin. Baldwin was the keynote speaker at the fourth annual Love ...

Religion news

COMMUNITY FEST: Barnes Temple Church, 2618 Niles Road, will hold God’s Touch Kingdom Community Fest starting 10 a.m. today. The event will be held diagonally across from the church and include free groceries, school supplies and clothes. There will be praise, worship and preaching. The ...

Bloomfield church celebrates 200 years

BLOOMFIELD — “The church community welcomed us here. It was such a blessing to serve this church,” said Pastor Jerry Wester, who served the North Bloomfield United Methodist Church in the 1970s. Wester was among the many guests and current congregation members who gathered Sunday at the ...

Parade launches Home Day event

FUN IN VIENNA: Vienna Township will hold Home Day 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the township green. In case of rain, the event will be held in Presbyterian Church. A parade starts at 11 a.m. at Mathews High School. There will be food, games, bounce house and a bike giveaway. The Mustangs ...

First too much, now not enough rain

Hello, Trumbull County. This week, I want to talk about a few hot topics in the agricultural world that you should know about. If you thought weather forecasters had a rough job, it has been especially difficult this year. The forecast models are all over the place, with very little ...

Finish the Field finally finished

LORDSTOWN HOLDS DEDICATION: Lordstown schools will hold a dedication 3:45 p.m. Friday for the new scoreboard and flagpole at the Lordstown Veterans Memorial Stadium, 1824 Salt Springs Road. Nearly two years ago, Lordstown Schools opened its first soccer / track stadium funded by a negotiated ...