Neighborhood News

Showing kindness at Winona United Methodist Preschool

The students of the Winona United Methodist Preschool participated in Kindness Week as part of The World Kindness Challenge. They worked hard on helping their friends, family and community by promoting kindness. Open enrollment for the 2018-2019 preschool school year will start March 5. Call ...

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Drivers Ed classes to be offered in Lisbon LISBON—Driver Education classes will be held at Lisbon High School beginning Feb. 20. All area students are eligible to attend, including home schooled and online students. There is still time to sign up. Call 330-532-2878 or 412-974-8858 for ...

SRMC Foundation to raffle tickets for 2-year lease on Buick Encore

SALEM—Area residents are invited to support the Salem Regional Medical Center (SRMC) Foundation and win the two-year lease for a new 2018 Buick Encore SUV by purchasing a tax deductible car raffle ticket for a donation of $50. “One lucky winner will drive away with a beautiful 2018 Buick ...

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FRI/16 LEETONIA Leetonia High School Class of 1962, breakfast, 9 a.m., Dutch Haus. Pierogi sale pick-up, noon-3 p.m., St. Patrick Catholic Church; $6 dozen; order, 260-458-7147. Public Fish Fry, 5-8 p.m., Leetonia Italian American Club; carryouts available, ...

John Dyce lists goals as state representative

Staff Reports LISBON — John Dyce, the Democratic nominee for state representative, recently announced one of his goals will be to address the opioid crisis. “We need solutions not failed campaign sound bites. Mr. Ginter (state Rep. Tim Ginter, R-Salem) said in September of 2016 during a ...

Visiting Angels Receive 2018 Best of Home Care – Provider of Choice Award

SALEM — Visiting Angels has announced that for the third year in a row it has received the Best of Home Care – Provider of Choice Award from Home Care Pulse. The Provider of Choice Award is granted only to the top-ranking home care providers, based on client satisfaction scores gathered by ...

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THU/15 BELOIT “Coffee Talks” to discuss district initiatives, with West Branch Superintendent Timothy Saxton, 9:30 a.m., high school auditorium lobby. BOARDMAN WDB Executive Committee meeting, noon, OhioMeansJobs Center in Mahoning County, 141 Boardman-Canfield ...

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WED/14 CANFIELD Canfield Christian Church, 123 S. Broad St., Lenten breakfast, 6:30-9:30 a.m. Feb. 14-March 28. The church is located on the village green next to the Oddfellows Lodge. Meals are free. Free will donations accepted. BYOB (Bring Your Own Bible) for a short Bible study on the ...

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Salem VFW Auxiliary to offer breakfast Sunday SALEM—The Salem VFW Post 892 Auxiliary will host a public breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. Sunday at the post home, 496 Arch St. The haystacks or traditional breakfast will consist of eggs, pancakes, hash browns, sausage patties, toast, orange juice ...

Ohio hunting, fishing licenses go on sale March 1

COLUMBUS—Ohio’s hunters and anglers will soon be able to purchase their new licenses. On Thursday, March 1, outdoorsmen and women will be able to purchase their 2018-2019 licenses at wildohio.gov and at hundreds of participating agents throughout the state, according to the Ohio Department ...

On the calendar this week

TUE/13 LEETONIA Crochet for Charity, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; Teen Tuesday, 3-4 p.m.; YA for Adults, discuss favorite books of 2017, 6-7 p.m., Leetonia Community Public Library. LISBON Bycroft School Staff, past and present, noon, Das Dutch Haus. SALEM Salem High School Class of 1948, ...

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Economic Development Committee to meet SALEM — The Economic Development Committee of city council will hold a meeting at 6 p.m. today at the Sustainable Opportunity Development Center headquarters off of Pennsylvania Avenue for the purpose of getting to know the new SOD Center executive ...

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MON/12 BEAVER TOWNSHIP South Range school board, 7 p.m., high school band room. COLUMBIANA TOPS 720, Presbyterian Church, weigh-ins, 9-9:35 a.m.; 330-482-5946. GOSHEN TOWNSHIP Board of Trustees, 7 p.m., Administration Building. GREENFORD Greenford Busy Bees 4-H, 6:30-7:30 p.m., ...

Swiss Steak dinner planned Saturday in East Rochester

EAST ROCHSTER—The East Rochester United Methodist, 24754 state Route 30 will hold a Swiss Steak Dinner from 4 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the church. The dinner will include slow roasted Swiss Steak, mashed potatoes and gravy, home-style noodles, green beans, cole slaw, applesauce, rolls, ...

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SUN/11 LEETONIA American Legion, 7-10 a.m., breakfast, $5, 330-427-6259. LISBON Lions Club bingo, 6 p.m., Industrial Park, doors open at 4 p.m. NEW WATERFORD New Waterford Eagles, Breakfast Sunday, 8 a.m.-noon. Gun raffle and Queen of Hearts tickets available. Open to the public. ...

United Local Schools Honor Rolls

UNITED LOCAL HIGH SCHOOL The following students had a 3.5 to 4.0 GPA for the second grading period of 2017-18 at United High School and are included on the Distinguished Honor Roll. Freshmen All A’s: Morgan Briceland, Hannah Congo, Haley Dees, Kassidy Everhart, Erica Gudat, Rebekka ...

Buckeye students offer a ‘Salute to Hospitalized Veterans’

Camp Fire recently presented its "Salute to Hospitalized Veterans" program to area elementary schools. Pictured is Brooke Mowery's second grade class at Buckeye Elementary in Salem. The project involves students making and sending Valentines and messages to hospitalized veterans throughout the ...

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Local students earn degrees from the University of Akron AKRON — Area students were among the fall 2017 graduates from the University of Akron. Jennifer Adams of Salem earned the degree Master of Public Administration. Aaron Beabout of Salem earned the degree BS in Biomedical ...

MCMSA annual brunch set for March 9

BOARDMAN — The Mahoning County Medical Society Alliance is hosting its 14th Annual Champagne Brunch and Fashion Show at 10 a.m. March 9 at Mr. Anthony’s Banquet Center, 7440 South Ave., Boardman. All proceeds will benefit the Rape Crisis & Counseling Center and the Walnut Grove/A Field ...

Salem Quota Club makes donation to Christina House

From left, Salem Quota Club members Flo Spack, Esther Chamberlain and Christine Bernal share some items the club recently donated to the Christina House in Lisbon. (Submitted Photo)