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Religion events – May 12, 2018

RACISM IN AMERICA: The Rev. Jamie Milton of First Presbyterian Church, 3654 Main St., Mineral Ridge, will host a community workshop “The Unveiling of Racism in America” 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. today. The main goals of the workshop are to foster conversation and form relationships that will ...

McDonald students make ‘impact’ in their community

McDONALD — More than 400 students from McDonald High School spent a day this week beautifying the community as part of Positive Impact Day. Science teacher Chris Rupe and his ecology classes coordinated the event, which had students, staff and administrators working to enhance the ...

Honor 100 years of graduates

LORDSTOWN CELEBRATES 100TH GRADUATING CLASS: Lordstown schools will celebrate the 100th anniversary of its first graduating class 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at the high school, 1824 Salt Springs Road. The schools, along with Lordstown Historical Society and Lordstown Alumni Association, will ...

Today

• NAR-ANON — 7 p.m., Howland Community Church, 198 Niles Cortland Road SE, Warren, 12-step program for relatives and friends adversely affected by a loved one’s addiction to drugs. Bill, 330-856-3822. • We Do Recover — 3 p.m., United Methodist Community Center, 760 Main Ave., ...

Agenda

• CHAMPION TRUSTEES will hold special meeting 5:30 p.m. today at the township administration building on transient vendor resolution and township business. • CORTLAND PARKS BOARD will meet 5 p.m. Monday at the municipal building. • CORTLAND PLANNING AND ZONING BOARD will meet 7 p.m. ...

Tillage, planting come with dry weather

Hello Trumbull County. For the past couple of months, it seems like most of my conversations have revolved around weather, soil temperatures and when will planting season start. Well, those conversations came to an end this month with warm and dry weather that has been favorable for tillage and ...

Patio Pals to meet today at library

GARDEN CARE: The Patio Pals Club will meet 5:15 p.m. today at the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library outside garden. Children in grades first to sixth will dig, plant, weed and water, as they care for the library’s garden in the 30-minute outdoor gardening club. Patio Pals Club follows ...

On the record

Cortland WHAT: City council meeting Monday PRESENT: Kevin Piros, James Edwards, Kathy Fleischer, Patti Kellar, Don Moore, Scott Rowley and Mayor James Woofter ABSENT: Deidre Petrosky Council: l Reported a 14-year-old brush trimmer was stolen when it was being repaired at a business in ...

Agenda

• WARREN CITY COUNCIL canceled its meeting originally to be held today. • BAZETTA ZONING COMMISSION will hold public hearing 6 p.m. today at township hall. • EAGLE JOINT FIRE DISTRICT BOARD will meet 7 p.m. today at the Hubbard fire station. • HUBBARD PARKS AND RECREATION BOARD ...

Purge house of unwanted medicine

OPIATE OPERATION: Officers from the Trumbull County Sheriff’s Office, the Trumbull Ashtabula Group Law Enforcement Task Force and the Ohio State Highway Patrol will collect prescription drugs 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today as part of “Operation: Empty Medicine Cabinet.” Unused or expired drugs ...

Management policy reviewed

TOOLBOX WORKSHOP: Ohio History Connection’s Youngstown Historical Center of Industry and Labor will be hosting the first of this summer’s Toolbox Workshop: Collection Management Series, 1 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday at the Youngstown Historical Center of Industry and Labor, 151 W Wood St., ...

TODAY

• Purple Heart meeting — 7 p.m., Disabled American Veterans, 2044 Youngstown Road SE, Warren. • Lupus Support Group — 6 p.m., Panera Bread, U.S. Route 422, Niles. Rhonda Redd, 330-978-3749. • Mosquito Creek Woodcarvers — 7 p.m., Lake Vista Clubhouse, 303 N. Mecca St., Cortland. ...

Agenda

• LORDSTOWN PLANNING COMMISSION will meet 6:30 p.m. today at village administration building community room. • WARREN CITY COUNCIL has canceled its meeting this week. • SOUTHINGTON TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will meet 6 p.m. Wednesday at township hall. • BRISTOL BOARD OF EDUCATION will ...

Falls students showcase skills

NEWTON FALLS —Running the 100-meter race, taking part in the long jump or tackling the obstacle course were among the challenges local children took part in at the Andy Jacob Memorial Junior Olympics. The event was held at the Newton Falls football stadium and co-sponsored by Positive ...

On the record

McDonald WHAT: Village council meeting Wednesday PRESENT: Michael O’Brien, Scott Seitz, Brian Fisher, Richard Harvey, Walter Bradley and Mayor Glen Puckett ABSENT: Ray Lewis Council: l Approved a bid of $171,149 from Shelley and Sands for paving Parkside Place and a cul-de-sac off the ...

On the record

Vienna WHAT: Township trustee meeting Monday PRESENT: Heidi Brown, Rich Dascenzo and Phil Pegg Trustees: • Approved pay increases for emergency medical technicians from $10.50 to $11 per hour, medics from $11.50 to $13.50 per hour and part-time police officers from $11.50 to $13.50 per ...

Taking a stand against racism

WARREN — Local residents provided ideas and input of what can be done working together to combat racism in the community. More than 40 people attended a recent program “Stand Against Racism” held at the YWCA of Warren and hosted by the YWCAs of Warren and Youngstown. “Race: Let’s ...

Program looks at astronaut

NEIL ARMSTRONG PROGRAM: The Howland Historical Society will hold a program on astronaut Neil Armstrong 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Howland Township administration building. Dan Mathey, a graphic artist and historian who was acquainted with Armstrong, will speak. The event is free. CANCER SCREENING: ...

Agenda

• LORDSTOWN COUNCIL will meet 6 p.m. today at village municipal building. • NEWTON FALLS COUNCIL will meet 6 p.m. today at the municipal building. • CHAMPION TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will meet 6:30 p.m. today at high school community room. • HUBBARD CITY COUNCIL will meet 7 p.m. today at ...

Scholarship helps honor shooting victim

GIRARD — Warren residents Eva and Richard Rollison said it will be five years this October since they lost their 24-year-old son, Richard Rollison IV of Niles, in a shooting at gas station in Warren. His parents told more than 150 guests at the recent Richard C. Rollison Foundation fourth ...