Neighborhood News

Greenford Lutheran Church awards fund recipients

Greenford Lutheran Church recently recognized recipients of the Leslie Ann Seidner Jenkins Youth Memorial Fund. The fund was started in memory of Leslie Ann Seidner Jenkins, a lifelong member of Greenford Lutheran. The funds mission is to promote positive christian experiences that can affect ...

Salem Hunting Club awards scholarships

The 16th Annual Lowell Iden Memorial Trap Shoot was held Aug. 2 at The Salem Hunting Club (www.salemhuntingclub.com). Janet Iden, center, presented this year's scholarship recipients awards of $500 each. From left, Mackenzie Jeric, who will be studying biology at La Roche University; Olivia ...

Seminar raises funds for Salem Community Pantry

A self defense seminar was conducted by Salem Self Pro Martial Arts on July 25 at Your Best Self Fitness Studio. Donations totaling $340 were collected by participants. Your Best Self owner Tricia Hovorka is shown presenting a check to Jackie Berthold of the Salem Community Pantry. Looking on ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Salem Eagles plan events SALEM-The Salem Eagles will hold their club membership picnic at 3 p.m. Aug. 17 for members and their families. Eating will begin at 5 p.m. Guests are asked to bring a coverdish and the club will furnish the meat, water, children's drinks and condiments. Games will be ...

Jr. League’s Pink Ribbon Survivor Tea set Aug. 19 at Struthers banquet center

Youngstown-The 25th Annual Pink Ribbon Survivor Tea will be held at noon Aug. 19 at the Embassy Banquet Center, 5030 Youngstown-Poland Road., Struthers. Doors will open at 11 a.m. The Junior League of the Mahoning Valley, formerly named the Junior League of Youngstown, has presented this event ...

Afternoon R-Weigh group has meetings

SALEM-On July 29 the afternoon R-Weigh ladies group held a meeting at 1:45 p.m., called to order by Jo Anne Bogdan. The prayer was given and the song sang was number 10, "I'm Looking over a Four Leaf Clover." The group member that recently had hip replacement walked into the meeting carrying ...

#iamcandiflipt highlights artistry of local native

CLEVELAND - A multimedia event later this month will highlight the talents of a local native. Slated for Aug. 23 through 25 at Generic.Gallery, 3901 Lakeside Ave., Suite 104, Cleveland, #iamcandiflipt is an "An Art Exhibition To Rock, Shock & Work Your Last Nerve" featuring live ...

Nick and Luke returning to Oak Glen area

CHESTER, W.Va. - Nick and Luke (Nicholas Horner and Lucas Chohany), an Americana-rooted, jazz, folk and bluegrass influenced duo, will be returning to the tri-state area on Aug. 25 and 26 to contribute to the emerging cultural arts scene in our area. The musicians were one of the featured acts ...

YSU Theatre and Dance announces ’19-’20 season

YOUNGSTOWN - Youngstown State University's Department of Theatre and Dance announces its upcoming 2019-2020 season, which opens on Sept. 27. "We are on track for another spectacular University Theatre Season following the incredible success of the 2018-2019 lineup," noted Stephanie Smith, ...

On the Calendar

SUN/11 COLUMBIANA The House Band from Youngstown will perform from 2-4 p.m. in the gazebo at Firestone Park, part of Columbiana’s summer concert series. The program is being sponsored by the Columbiana Community Foundation and the Columbiana Chamber of Commerce. EAST LIVERPOOL Beaver ...

Church Happenings

NORTH BENTON — A community all-you-can-eat breakfast will be served today from 7:30-10:30 a.m., North Benton Presbyterian Church. SALEM — Movie night will be held today at Highland Christian Church, 5330 Yates Road, from 5-8 p.m. Popcorn and soda will be served followed by ice cream ...

On the Calendar this Week

SAT/10 ALLIANCE Rockin' Out Cancer, gates open 4:30 p.m., 2017 Knox School Road; tickets atwww.rockinoutcancer.org, $25 in advance, $30 at the gate; featuring four bands including headliner The Damn Torpedoes. CANFIELD Naturalist Series: Katydids & Crickets, 7:30-9:30 p.m., ...

CHURCH HAPPENINGS

— NORTH BENTON — A community all-you-can-eat breakfast will be served today from 7:30-10:30 a.m., North Benton Presbyterian Church. — SALEM — Movie night will be held today at Highland Christian Church, 5330 Yates Road, from 5-8 p.m. Popcorn and soda will be served followed by ice ...

On the Calendar this Week

FRI/9 GOSHEN TOWNSHIP Second Harvest food distribution, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Bunker Hill United Methodist Church, 15096 W. Middletown Road. Bunker Hill Shootout, 7 p.m., Goshen Community Center, 15110 W. Middletown Road; adults $10 and children 12 years and under free. GUILFORD LAKE Fish ...

Library offers free program on Libby app

SALEM — Learn how to access thousands of eBooks and audiobooks, through your device, and for free, by using Libby, a one-tap reading app available through Salem Public Library. Join technology instructor Stephanie Peterson on Thursday at 6:30 p.m. in the Quaker Room of the library for ...

Self-defense training planned at library

SALEM — The Wellness Wednesday program planned for Wednesday will feature hands-on self-defense training with Salem Self Pro Martial Arts director Mike Viola and his assistants. The program will begin at 6:30 p.m. in the library’s Quaker Room located at 821 E. State St., Salem, OH ...

Salem Community Theatre to present Singin’ in the Rain Aug. 16-25

SALEM — Salem Community Theatre will present Singin’ In The Rain running Aug. 16-25, Friday and Saturday performances are set at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m.  The “Greatest Movie Musical of All Time” is faithfully and lovingly adapted by Broadway legends, Betty Comden and Adolph ...

Southwoods opens express care facility in Boardman

BOARDMAN — Southwoods Health announced the opening of Southwoods Express Care. Located at 7629 Market St., the facility provides care that is non-urgent but still requires immediate attention — from flu, coughs and colds to sprains, strains and minor injuries. “We continue to focus on ...