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Community News

Geese, swans top local bird count

WARREN — Various species of swans and geese were among the top birds counted during the annual Trumbull County Christmas Bird Count conducted last month. Howland resident Carole Babyak, one of the coordinators of the event, said local residents on Dec. 15 recorded birds they saw, mostly in ...

Warren library hosts game night

ALL PLAYERS WANTED: The Warren-Trumbull County Public Library will hold a game night for adults from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the main library in Warren. Players of any skill level are welcome to play board games, card games or video games at the library. MEN WHO COOK: Boy Scout Troop 122 ...

Agenda

• LORDSTOWN VILLAGE COUNCIL will meet 6 p.m. Tuesday at the village municipal building. • CHAMPION TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will hold a special meeting 3:30 p.m. Tuesday at the high school community room. • BRISTOL TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will meet 7 p.m. Tuesday at township hall. • MECCA ...

Art display raises awareness

NILES — Wanting to share a message against drug and alcohol abuse, a high school senior set up a themed art exhibit for the month at the Art Outreach Gallery in the Eastwood Mall. Trinity Hobbs of McDonald, a senior at the Trumbull Career and Technical Center, is the curator of the “Anti ...

This week in history

99 years ago in 1921: The annual meeting of the stockholders of the Union Savings and Trust Co. resulted in the presentation of financial conditions maintained during the year. The matter of increasing the capital stock from $300,000 to $600,000 was presented to the stockholders, and it was ...

Seeing Eye

CELEBRATE: The McKinley Memorial Library in Niles will celebrate the 177th birthday of William McKinley 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the McKinley Birthplace Home. The public can share birthday cake and beverages to celebrate the birthday of the nation’s 25th president. At 2 p.m., President ...

St. Elizabeth Ann Seton touts community relevancy

WARREN — Whether it’s collecting items throughout the year for the homeless and others in need, holding a chili cookoff to raise funds for the parish or providing a place for programs and services to be offered, members of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish in Warren say their work is ...

Eagle of the Cross candidates sought

YOUNGSTOWN — Nominations are being sought to recognize outstanding Catholic school upperclassmen with the Diocesan Eagle of the Cross awards. The Rev. John Zuraw, chancellor of the Catholic Diocese of Youngstown, said the Eagle of the Cross Award was originally created by the National ...

Author to discuss historic theaters

LIBRARY PROGRAM: Author Sean T. Posey will highlight many of the places he describes in his book “Historic Theaters of Youngstown and the Mahoning Valley” at a program 2 p.m. Saturday at the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library. DOG PARTY: The Brookfield Library Branch will hold a ...

Religion news

GUEST SPEAKER: Pleasant Valley Church, 2055 Pleasant Valley Road, Liberty, will host the men’s gathering 9:30 a.m. today. Guest speaker is Charles Jarvis, publisher of the Tribune Chronicle since 1998 and The Vindicator since 2019. Jarvis is president of the Trumbull County Gideons and the ...

Mosquito Lake raises money for Special Olympics

OLAR PLUNGE SET: The annual Polar Plunge at Mosquito Lake in Bazetta will be held 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. The event helps raise funds for Special Olympics. Check-in and registration at the beach is 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., with a costumes contest at 12:45 p.m. The Polar Plunge will be from ...

Agenda

• HUBBARD PARK AND RECREATION BOARD will meet 7 p.m. today at city municipal building. • NEWTON FALLS BOARD OF EDUCATION will meet 6 p.m. today at the board meeting room. • NILES BOARD OF EDUCATION will meet 6 p.m. today at the administration building. • TRUMBULL COUNTY FAIR BOARD ...

Births

St. Elizabeth Boardman Hospital FRAELICH, Danielle and Ryan, of Newton Falls, a son Jan. 14 GOULD, Erica, of Youngstown, a son Jan. 14 St. Joseph Warren Hospital JONES, Kajana and Desmond Talley II, of Warren, a son Jan. 13 McNALLY, Demitria and Craig Henderson, of Warren, a son Jan. ...

Agenda

• BAZETTA TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will hold a special meeting at noon today at township hall for an executive session on appointment and employment of an official. • BRISTOL ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS will meet 7 p.m. Thursday at the township administration building. • BROOKFIELD ...

Library hosting painting class

LIBERTY BRANCH EVENT: The Liberty Library Branch will hold a free painting class 6 p.m. today for adults only. Tim Milliner, a local artist and owner of the Party Art Cafe and Studio in Niles, will lead. All supplies will be provided. Registration is required by calling ...

Agenda

• VERNON TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will have an organizational meeting 6 p.m. today at township hall and the regular meeting at 7 p.m. • WEATHERSFIELD TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will meet 7 p.m. today at township hall. • NILES PARK BOARD will meet 4 p.m. today at Niles Wellness Center. • MCDONALD ...

A. Philip Randolph group honors MLK

SALUTE SATURDAY: The Trumbull County Chapter of the A. Philip Randolph Institute will hold its 34th annual salute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 3 p.m. Saturday at DiVieste’s Banquet Hall, 754 North River Road NW, Warren. The keynote speaker is state Rep. Emilia Strong Sykes, D-Akron, Ohio ...

Agenda

• BAZETTA TRUSTEES will hold a special meeting for executive session on personnel matters on appointment and employment of an official 3 p.m. today at the township hall. • LABRAE BOARD OF EDUCATION will hold their organizational / regular meeting 5:30 p.m. today at the school complex band ...

Seeing Eye

HELLO BELLA ROSE: Children will have the opportunity to meet and greet Bella Rose, a certified therapy dog from Go Team, 4:30 to 5 p.m. Monday at the McKinley Birthplace Home in Niles. Children will have the chance to read stories to Bella. Sign-up times will take place throughout the ...

Agenda

• TRUMBULL SENIOR SERVICES ADVISORY COUNCIL will meet 10 a.m. Wednesday at the offices, 2931 Youngstown Road. • TRUMBULL COUNTY COMMISSIONERS will hold a workshop at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday and regular meeting at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, both at the commissioners’ hearing room. • TRUMBULL ...