Community News

Reunions

WGH 1956: The monthly luncheon of the Warren G. Harding High School June Class of 1956 will be held 1 p.m. Tuesday at Hometown Buffet in Niles. Guests always welcome. For further information, call Harold at 330-565-0605. NILES 1960: The Niles McKinley High School Class of 1960 will meet for ...

Bazaars

TRASH AND TREASURE: Austintown Community Church Preschool and Childcare is holding its annual Trash and Treasure Sale 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. today in the upstairs auditorium. Call 330-793-1843 for information.

Noteworthy

ADOPTION FAMILIES: In partnership with NEOARE, Northeast Ohio Adoption Services (NOAS) is sponsoring Partners in Adoption: Finding Forever Families on March 25. NOAS invites adoption professionals, and singles or couples considering adoption to this free adults-only event. The session is set ...

Scouts & 4-h

EAGLE AWARD: Tyler Oaks McDowell of Boy Scout Troop 90 Hartford/Orangeville, was presented his Eagle Award during a Court of Honor held recently at the Orangeville United Methodist Church. He began his scouting journey as a Tiger in Pack 90 of Hartford, earning his Arrow of Light, then ...

Off to see Lakeview’s ‘The Wizard of Oz’

WIZARD OF OZ: Lakeview High School’s drama department will present the Royal Shakespeare Company’s ‘‘The Wizard of Oz’’ 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday at high school auditorium. The version is the stage adaption of the 1939 MGM classic movie. Advanced ticket sales are ...

Healthy eating is showcased

WARREN — Eating healthy and exercising was the message students at McGuffey PK-School shared with state legislators and representatives from the Trumbull Agriculture Center who visited the schools as part of the ‘‘Farm to Table’’ initiative. Marie Economos, family and consumer ...

Monthly grief support today

BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT: Catholic Charities Regional Agency’s monthly Bereavement / Grief Support will be held 1 to 3 p.m. today and is free. The group meets on the third floor at 175 Laird Ave. NE, Warren. For more information, contact social worker Taunya Fuller, at 330-744-3320. SPRING ...

Agenda

• MAHONING COUNTY COMMISSIONERS will meet 10 a.m. today at the commissioners hearing room. • WARREN SCHOOLS ATHLETIC COUNCIL will meet 3:15 p.m. today at the athletic director conference room. • BLOOMFIELD-MESPO BOARD OF EDUCATION will hold a special meeting 5:30 p.m. today at ...

Fluctuating weather plays havoc with plants

Hello, Trumbull County. Wild weather continues for northeast Ohio this week, although we are back to normal temperatures. Warm weather in February caused thoroughly confused plants, with many of them beginning to break dormancy, or, in some cases, even begin to flower. Red maples, forsythia, ...

Southington gets banners

SOUTHINGTON — Six colorful banners marking historical sites in Southington were acquired by Southington Community Trust with the help of Trumbull 100. The banners bear images of Township Hall, established in 1828; Chalker High School, established in 1906; Monument Park, established in 1910; ...

Family event is set at library

FAMILY BOOK DAY: The Warren-Trumbull County Public Library is hosting its sixth annual Family Book Day from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the library, 444 Mahoning Ave. NW, Warren. Families with children are invited to enjoy stories, music and puppets. This year’s Family Book Day will be held in ...

Agenda

• McDONALD VILLAGE COUNCIL changed the time of its meeting today to 5 p.m. for the caucus with the regular meeting to follow. • AUSTINTOWN BOARD OF EDUCATION will meet 2 p.m. today for a work session and executive session on personnel at central office and 5:30 p.m. for regular meeting ...

Rotary hosts Howland tribute

ROTARY HOSTS HOWLAND TRIBUTE EVENT: The Howland Rotary Club will hold the 40th annual ‘‘A Tribute to Howland Township Community’’ noon to 6:30 p.m.Saturday at Howland High School cafeteria. The event will include Interact Club students from the high school and the Howland Tigers ...

Agenda

• GIRARD CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION will meet 4 p.m. today at the mayor’s office conference room. • CORTLAND PLANNING COMMISSION will meet 6 p.m. Wednesday at municipal building. • NILES CITY COUNCIL will meet 6 p.m. Wednesday at safety service complex. • MATHEWS BOARD OF ...

Using their imaginations

YOUNGSTOWN — More than 30 teams from nine school districts used their creativity and talents as they competed at the regional Destination Imagination competition Saturday at Youngstown State University. Lisa Blair, regional director for DI which includes teams from Ashtabula, Trumbull and ...

Dinner helps fix shelter house

WARREN — The Community Concerned Citizens II are working to raise money to help fix the shelter house at Quinby Park, where plans are to hold the annual Juneteenth celebration. One way to raise funds was a recent chili cookoff held at York Avenue Church of God in Warren. Leroy ...

Relay auction will be Saturday

FUNDRAISER FOR RELAY: The fourth annual quarter auction hosted by the Warren Relay for Life will be 6 p.m. Saturday at Hippodrome Banquet Center in Warren. Proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society. For tickets, call Darcy at 330-719-5154 or Judy at 330-540-9275. NETWORKING EVENT: ...

Lessons in good social media shared at school assembly

VIENNA — Making the right choices, especially when it comes to what not to post online, was the message Mathews High School students received during assemblies this week from staff at the Trumbull County Juvenile Justice Center. Mathews High School Guidance Counselor Julie Berkhouse said the ...

Clara Barton comes to life

SEEING EYE CLARA BARTON PORTRAYAL: Re-enactor Carol Starre-Kmiecik will portray Clara Barton, founder of the American Red Cross, 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the McKinley Birthplace Memorial, 40 N. Main St., Niles. Admission is free. MOVIE PRESENTATION: As part of the One Book, One Community, the ...

School news

POWER OF THE PEN: McKenna Lago of Lordstown Schools was successful at Regional Power of the Pen Competition. McKenna qualified for state competition and one of her essays was voted Best of the State. MESPO REGISTRATION: Pre-school and kindergarten registration for the Bloomfield-Mespo Local ...