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Final talk in series happening on Sat.

SUTLIFF LECTURE: The Sutliff Museum will present the final lecture in the Nurturing Pathways to Freedom lecture series 2 p.m. Saturday via Zoom videoconference. The lecture is “Freedom from Human Trafficking,” presented by Sasha Naiman, attorney and deputy director of the Ohio Justice and ...

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• BRISTOL BOARD OF EDUCATION will meet 6 p.m. today via Zoom videoconference, with meeting ID 997-2579-4970 and password 054928, or call 1-646-558-8656. • EAGLE JOINT FIRE DISTRICT will meet 7 p.m. today at the fire station, 33 W. Liberty St., Hubbard. • HOWLAND TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will ...

Newton Falls forming neighborhood watches

NEWTON FALLS — With concerns by residents to address some crime in their neighborhoods, village officials and the police department are working to form neighborhood watch groups in the village’s four wards. Police Chief Gene Fixler said while the community has had neighborhood watches ...

Fairgrounds set for food giveaway

DISTRIBUTION TODAY: A drive-thru food distribution will be from 1 to 4 p.m. today at the Trumbull County fairgrounds while supplies last. Those needing food are asked to stay in their cars, follow signs and directions with no cutting in line. One household of food per car. People are asked to ...

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WARREN CITY COUNCIL will meet 3 p.m. today in council chambers to review financial legislation for the meeting Wednesday. BRACEVILLE TRUSTEES will meet 6 p.m. today at township hall. HARTFORD TRUSTEES will meet 7 p.m. today at township hall. FARMINGTON TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will meet 6:30 ...

Seeing Eye

CORTLAND ROTARY: The Cortland Rotary Club has flags available for the public to show their support by displaying an American flag in their yard. When you lease a flag from the Cortland Rotary Club, you will get to display an American Flag on six major holidays: Memorial Day, Flag Day, ...

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• CORTLAND COUNCIL will meet 7 p.m. today via Zoom on the vity website. • CHAMPION TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will meet 6:30 p.m. today at township garage. • VIENNA TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will meet 7 p.m. today at township hall. • BROOKFIELD TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will meet 7 p.m. today livestreamed ...

Praise event prepares for rally

WARREN — Trumbull County Men of Faith members are preparing for this fall’s Men’s Rally in the Valley with praise-and- worship events throughout the summer. The group gathered recently on Courthouse Square in Warren, where area men shared their stories of finding God. About 100 people ...

Religion news

OPEN AIR EVENT: Youngstown We Belong Together will hold an open-air social-distancing Praise and Worship Service 3 p.m. today at 130 S. Truesdale Ave., Youngstown, featuring Sunday Best Contestant Yakima Shepard. For information, call 330-519-5547 or check out the Youngstown We Belong Together ...

Seeing eye

TODAY • To reach the 24-hour information referral and crisis intervention service in Trumbull County, call Help Network at 330-393-1565 or 211. Call Help Network or Help Hotline at 330-747-2696 or 800-427-3606 for more information on service agencies and support groups. • NAR-ANON — 7 ...

Alta Care awarded $8.26M HHS grant

FOR HEAD START PROGRAMS: Congressman Tim Ryan, D-Howland, announced an $8.26 million grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to be awarded to Alta Care Group for its Head Start Programs. This grant is part of the Head Start program through the U.S. Department of ...

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• HARTFORD TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will hold a special meeting 8 p.m. today at the municipal building to discuss the fire levy renewal. • SENIOR SERVICES ADVISORY COUNCIL SENIOR CENTER SUBCOMMITTEE meeting will be 9 a.m. today at the McDonald Community Center, 500 Ohio Ave., McDonald, to review ...

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• LIBERTY ZONING BOARD OF ZONING APPEALS will meet 7 p.m. today at the township administration building. • NEWTON TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will hold a special meeting 9 a.m. today at the township hall to discuss the contract with Trumbull County Sheriff’s Office. • TRUMBULL COUNTY BOARD OF ...

Appliances, electronics being recycled regularly

COLLECTION OFFERED: The Geauga-Trumbull Solid Waste Management District, 5138 Enterprise Drive NW, Warren, will be accepting appliances and electronics from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays and will accept household hazardous waste, appliances and electronics the same hours on ...

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• NEWTON FALLS BOARD OF EDUCATION will meet 6 p.m. today electronically via YouTube, with a link on the district’s webpage at www.newton-falls.k12.oh.us. • TRUMBULL COUNTY TRANSIT BOARD has canceled its meeting for today. • NILES BOARD OF EDUCATION will hold a special meeting 3 p.m. ...

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• LIBERTY BOARD OF EDUCATION will meet 5 p.m. today virtually via Zoom on the district’s website. • McDONALD BOARD OF EDUCATION will meet 5:30 p.m. today via Facebook Live on the school district’s Facebook page. • CHAMPION BOARD OF EDUCATION will meet 5:30 p.m. today virtually, ...

Hartford group cancels banquet

BADGER ALUMNI: Due to the coronavirus, the Hartford Badger Alumni Association has canceled the annual alumni banquet scheduled on Aug. 1. This decision was made for the protection of its members. SUMMER SIZZLER CANCELED: The Hubbard Pool annual Summer Sizzler fundraiser event has been canceled ...

Letters of faith: We must come back to God

DEAR EDITOR: Recent events have led me to, once again, comment on the state of our union. As time has passed over the last 50 years, we have become more and more divided as a nation. For those less informed or less observant individuals, the division of America has been going on long before ...

Letters of faith: Helping others is greatest joy of all

DEAR EDITOR: What brings most joy in life? I believe it is the joy of helping others! It is said that it is better to give than to receive. I believe this is true. I think it is a blessing from God, because in order to be able to give, you must have an abundance of something. It might be ...

Religion events

APPOINTMENTS MADE: Bishop George V. Murry made appointments in late May before his death in June. On May 29, Murry appointed the Rev. Christopher Cicero pastor of Blessed Sacrament Parish and St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, Warren, and the Rev. Martin Celuch, J.C.L., pastor of Holy Family ...