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FRI/5 EAST LIVERPOOL NAMI support group, Recovery Resource Center, 12:30-2 p.m. LISBON Narcotics Anonymous meeting, “Hugs Not Drugs,” 1 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 114 E. Washington St.; 330-407-1869 or 234-249-6165. SALEM Happy, Joyous and Free Big Book Study meeting, 8 ...

No winner in Hearts drawing

SALEM — The Queen of Hearts drawing at Adele’s Place for $44,568 went unclaimed on Thursday as Mark Gilbey was the owner of the ticket drawn with the No. 2 on it that matched up to the eight of spades on the Queen of Hearts board. He was not present. Beth Fromm was the winner of the 50/50 ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Program to focus on genealogy software SALEM—Salem Public Library’s first genealogy related presentation of the New Year will take place from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Jan. 22 in the library’s Quaker Room. The topic will be “Using Family Tree Maker.” The benefits of using software ...

Nearly $43K in Adele’s drawing today

SALEM — The Queen of Hearts drawing at Adele’s Place today will be for more than $42,860, the amount that went unclaimed last month. Adele’s Place is located at 509 Snyder Road and the drawings are at 6:30 p.m. The drawing will be the second in the once-a-month format that will see ...

Blood donors needed to help prevent winter shortage

SALEM — According to the American Red Cross, every two seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood. Unfortunately, extreme weather and seasonal illnesses often reduce donor turnout at blood drives during the winter months, making it difficult to collect enough blood to meet patient ...

On the calendar this week

WED/3 COLUMBIANA Retired plant employees of AT&T/Ohio Bell, breakfast, 8 a.m., Das Dutch Haus. LEETONIA Village Council, 7 p.m., Village Hall. LISBON NAMI support group, Counseling Center, 4-5:30 p.m. SALEM Salem High School Class of 1951, lunch, 11 a.m., Annabell’s ...

MCCTC students to host coffee, paint session

CANFIELD—The Creative Arts & Design students from the Mahoning County Career and Technical Center has partnered with Stone Fruit Coffee to host a “Caffeinate and Paint” at the school. This event will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. Jan. 10 in the Joyce Brooks Center at MCCTC. Cost for the ...

Senior Moments Cafe to serve free lunch Jan. 10

WINONA—The Senior Moments Cafe will serve a free lunch to anyone over 55 years from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Jan. 10 at the Winona Friends Family Life Center on Whinnery Road Winona. If United Schools are closed or delayed the lunch is canceled.

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SLYP to present ‘Aladdin Jr.’

Stage Left Youth Players will present “Aladdin Jr.” at 7 p.m. Jan. 12, 13, 19 and 20 and at 2 p.m. Jan. 14 and 21 at the Trinity Playhouse, 234 E. Lincoln Way. Admission is $12 for adults and $10 for students and seniors. Online reservations only can be made by visiting ...

On the Calendar

tuE/2 SALEM Produce and baked goods distribution, 10 a.m.-noon, Salem Community Pantry, 794 E. Third St.; no registration required. Rotary Club, lunch, 11:45 a.m., Salem Community Center. Bingo, St. Paul School; kitchen opens and card sales start 5 p.m.; early bird games begin at 6:30 ...

On the Calendar

MON/1 LISBON Al-Anon meeting, 7-8 p.m., Fleming House, 7300 Rose Drive. SALEM New Year’s dinner, 5 p.m., served by Friends of the Banquets, Memorial Building. Menu includes sauerkraut, pork loins, mashed potatoes and gravy. green beans, apple sauce, fresh veggies, fresh fruit, and ice ...

On the Calendar

SUN/31 LEETONIA American Legion Dance, 9 p.m.-midnight, band, free and open to the public. NEW WATERFORD Breakfast, 8 a.m.-noon, New Waterford Eagles Club. New Year’s party, 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m., New Waterford Eagles Club; $25 per person, includes all food and beverage; music by Steel ...

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United Local has new Robotics Team

United Local Elementary students, seated, from left, are Nate Hall, Matilyn Hall, Maddox French, MaKayla Hancox; standing, Addyson Blazer, Louden Stryffler and Justus Lewand are members of the school’s new Robotics Team. Also pictured is a Vex programmable Clawbot named J.J.. United Local is ...

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Crestview Middle School students gather good will

Crestview Middle School students gather good will — Students from Crestview Middle School and Springfield Local Intermediate exchanged bags filled with gifts, baby items and food donations on Dec. 12 in the Village Plaza in Columbiana. This is the 20th year that the schools have held this ...

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Lisbon fifth graders complete DARE program

Lisbon McKinley Elementary fifth-grade students recently completed an 11-week Drug Abuse Resistance Education (DARE) program taught by Sergeant Shar Daub of the Lisbon Police Department. All students, who completed the program and all its requirements graduated on Dec. 1. Three students ...

COMMUNITY HAPPENINGS

Seven and One Club holds Christmas party at home of Mr. John Hively SALEM — The Seven and One Club met Wednesday evening for dinner and a Christmas party at the home of Mr. John Hively. Mrs. Keith Keslar was a guest. Cards were played and prizes won by Mrs. Keslar, first; Mrs. Larry Dearth, ...

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Guilford Lake Ruritans honor long-time member

Thomas Stermer was presented with the “Tom Downing Fellowship Award” when the Guilford Lake Ruritan Club hosted its annual Christmas party. Stermer, a 30-year member of the club, has held a position on the club’s governing board for the past 20 years and attends all club functions. He is ...

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MC Jr. Fair Board welcomes new members

New members were welcomed to the board when the Mahoning County Junior Fair Board met in December. Kim Moff, junior fair manager, introduced the members and advisors who explained the activities involved in the many committees of the board. Get aquainted games and a gift exchange were the ...

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Canfield Masons install 2018 officers

Argus Lodge #545 F&AM installed its elected officers for 2018, marking the 133rd annual installation ceremony on Dec. 15. James Streeky served as master of ceremonies, Christopher Gillam was marshall and Eric R. Schau, grand master of Ohio, installing officer. Officers are Eric R. Cahalin, ...

Junior Group of Goodwill members, from left, Ginnie Kernan, Barb Metzendorf, Patty Suchora and Sue Stingel, wrap baskets and price jewelry in preparation for the upcoming Junior Group of Goodwill Auction and Jewelry Sale. The event begins at 8 p.m. Feb. 16 at Stambaugh Auditorium in Youngstown. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are available at any of the eight area Goodwill stores (Austintown, Boardman, Calcutta, Hermitage, Liberty, New Castle, Salem and Warren), at the Goodwill offices on Belmont Avenue in Youngstown, or online at goodwillyoungstown.org. (Submitted photo)

Jr. Group Goodwill auction, jewelry sale set Feb. 16

YOUNGSTOWN — The annual Junior Group of Goodwill Auction and Jewelry Sale will be held on Feb. 16 at Stambaugh Auditorium. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. with the live auction beginning at 8 p.m. Tickets are now available at any of the eight area Goodwill stores (Austintown, Boardman, Calcutta, ...