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On the record – Mecca

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WHAT: Township trustee meeting Monday PRESENT: Fritz Birkhimer and Dan Galbincea ABSENT: Jim Governor Trustees: • Heard from Birkhimer they have received 10 signatures to get water and sewer lines extended from Cortland north along state Route 46 with a petition available at the door ...

On the record – Cortland

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WHAT: City council meeting Monday PRESENT: Deidre Petrosky, Kevin Piros, James Edwards, Kathy Fleischer, Patti Keller, Don Moore, Scott Rowley and Mayor Jim Woofter Council: • Approved part-time police officers’ pay at $10 per hour during their field training program time, which ...

Christmas in July benefits area teens

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WARREN — The Salvation Army is collecting Christmas gifts for teens Friday through Sunday at the Eastwood Mall, in an effort called “Christmas in July.” “Teen gifts are always the hardest,” said Capt. Christopher Williams of the Salvation Army. People are often more likely to ...

Warren man denies attempted break-in

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WARREN — A Tait Road resident accused of trying to break into Lisa’s Total Image Salon, 1630 Parkman Road, Friday evening pleaded not guilty to charges of attempting to commit an offense and possession of criminal tools during a jail arraignment Monday before Warren Municipal Court Judge ...

Trumbull County Fair results

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• Dairy Feeder Show Outstanding Project based on dairy feeder project score, showmanship and weight class placing: Junior Outstanding Project — Carter Kibler Intermediate Outstanding Project — Elizabeth Smallsreed Senior Outstanding Project — Milenka Moody Grand Champion ...

Trumbull County Fair results

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• Lambs Market Lambs Lightweight Class — Justin Hall, first place, 110 pounds; Seri Williams, second, 124 pounds; Callae Moody, third, 117 pounds; Alisandra Enyeart, fourth, 115 pounds; Nicholas Jones, fifth, 95 pounds; Mason Coelho, sixth, 93 pounds; Allison Rowe, seventh, 121 pounds; ...

Mosquito Dog Park marks 10th year

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BAZETTA — Ten years ago, two area men worked to get a place for dogs to run leashless, have fun and interact with other dogs at Mosquito Lake State Park. On July 17, 2009, the effort paid off — even if neither of them lived long enough to see it — when the Mosquito Lake Dog Park ...

Business briefs

Business

ALTA CARE RECEIVES DONATION: Alta Care Group in Youngstown has received $60,000 from the Children’s Mental Health Circle of Friends Foundation to support Alta’s programs and services. Of the money, $30,000 will be put toward Alta’s intensive home-based treatment program, which works ...

Commemorating 1969 moon walk

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APOLLO LANDING 50TH ANNIVERSARY: The Apollo Landing 50th anniversary will be held 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Howland Library Branch. An educator from Youngstown State University’s Ward Beecher Planetarium will talk about the 50th anniversary of the Apollo missions, including the first humans ...

Brookfield

Police Blotters

Police activity reported June 1-30: June 30, 6:58 p.m. — Suspicious activity reported at Lincoln Street NE and Yankee Run Road. 6:05 p.m. — Threats reported in the 7000 block of Elm Street. 2:36 p.m. — Animal complaint reported in the 6000 block of Stewart Sharon Road. 12:17 p.m. ...

Local elections board adds cyber protections ahead of state mandate

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WARREN — The Trumbull County Board of Elections is on the “ground floor” of implementing state-required security upgrades ahead of the 2020 elections, said its deputy director, who doesn’t see a problem with meeting the deadline for the improvements to be complete. Scheduled in the ...

Agenda

Community News

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

Howland

Police Blotters

Police activity reported June 16-July 7: July 7, 9:58 p.m. — Theft from vehicle reported in the 7000 block of East Market Street. 4:44 p.m. — Domestic violence reported in the 7500 block of Anderson Avenue. 1:44 a.m. — Howland police assisted another police department in the 5100 ...

WWII vet reaches family friend in prison

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Editor’s note: This is part of a series published each Monday between Memorial Day and Veterans Day honoring local veterans. To nominate a veteran, email Metro Editor Marly Kosinski at mkosinski @tribtoday.com. BROOKFIELD — Pasquale “Pat” Nicastro, 98, never saw battle during World War ...

Report says Warren must reinvent itself

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WARREN — The city needs to rethink its aged infrastructure and design roads, waterlines and wastewater lines that acknowledge Warren’s decline in population, while seeking more diverse, small-to-midsize employers instead of searching out low-paying behemoth employers, a draft of Warren’s ...