Howland grad’s love of music travels to Prague

Local News

HOWLAND — Victoria Lewis, 19, recently returned from five days in Prague, Czech Republic, where she joined young musicians from around the world to play with the World Association for Symphonic Bands and Ensembles Youth Wind Orchestra — a big adventure for a lover of music who endured many ...

Business briefs


CHAMBER EVENT NEXT MONTH: The Youngstown / Warren Regional Chamber’s annual Salute to Business will be 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Sept. 1 at the Eastwood Event Centre at the Eastwood Mall. The cost is $40 per member and $50 per nonmember. The event will honor local business leaders and chamber ...


Community News

• VIENNA ZONING BOARD will have a work session 6 p.m. today at township hall. • LORDSTOWN VILLAGE FINANCE COMMITTEE will meet 1 p.m. today at the village council chambers. The Village Streets, Sidewalks, Buildings and Grounds Committee will meet at 1:15 p.m. • GIRARD CITY COUNCIL will ...

Retirement looms for 2nd-generation pilot

Local News

HOWLAND — Most people would love to retire at the age of 60, but Lt. Col. Donald Lee Loomis isn’t one of them. He loved his job and said he was proud to be an Air Force navigator and radar navigator for the past 37 years. And although he will retire Oct. 27 per military requirement, Loomis ...