Neighborhood News

Murder mystery to benefit Women’s Clubs

A murder mystery dinner to benefit the Salem Federation of Women’s Clubs (SFWC) from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday at Scullion Hall at St. Paul Catholic Church. The event is an interactive play in three acts between dinner courses (salad bar /chicken, pork, cheesy potatoes, beans, carrots / brownie ...

On the calendar this week

TUE/23 CANFIELD Mahoning County Career and Technical Center Adult Career Center open house featuring Automotive Technology and Welding, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Mahoning County Career and Technical Center, 7300 N. Palmyra Road; information at 330-729-4100. Area Singles Group, 6 p.m., Ruby ...

Salem Quaker City Band to perform

The Salem Quaker City Band will present its final concert of the season at 7 p.m. Friday at Waterworth Memorial Park as part of the Salem Summer Concert Series. The theme of the concert is “The Terrific Trombone” featuring trombone soloist Jonathan Willis playing an Arthur Pryor favorite, ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Salem Library offers baseball program SALEM—History and baseball connect during a Live from Anywhere program at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in the Salem Public Library Quaker Room. The program will be presented by National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum via video conferencing. Baseball is more ...

Star Trax 5K Night Run set at Reilly Stadium Aug. 3

SALEM — The 2019 Star Trax 5K Night Run starts at 9 p.m. Saturday, August 3, at Reilly Stadium. Dr. Joe Shivers, who is retiring as Salem City Schools Superintendent on July 31, was selected by the X-tra Mile Club as the official starter of the race that sends runners through the ...

On the Calendar

MON/22 COLUMBIANA TOPS 720 support group, Presbyterian Church, weigh-ins 9-9:35 a.m.; 330-482-5946. LEETONIA Cards & Games, 2-5 p.m., Leetonia Community Public Library. LISBON 1-on-1 computer and smart device help, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Lepper Library; 330-424-3117 to register. Alanon ...

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SUN/21 EAST LIVERPOOL Pancake Breakfast and Quilt Display, 8 a.m.-noon, Beaver Creek State Park Pioneer Village; $6. Beaver Creek Wildlife Education Center, open 1-5 p.m. HANOVERTON United High School Class of 1967 Annual Picnic (70th birthday party), 5 p.m. (fellowship at 4 p.m.), ...

COMMUNITY HAPPENINGS

Aaron Buxton annual reunion scheduled for Aug. 4 in Salem SALEM- The 95th Aaron Buxton Reunion will be held Aug. 4 at Centennial Park, pavilion one. Lunch will be at noon with a photo taken at 1 p.m. Homemade ice cream will follow lunch. Those attending are asked to bring covered dish to ...

Medical Society presents donation to Walnut Grove

The Mahoning County Medical Society Alliance presented a check for $10,000 to Amanda Watanakunakorn, president of the Walnut Grove, during a board meeting May 29 at The Lake Club in Poland. The Walnut Grove offers a playground and hiking trails that is accessible to all people. It is located at ...

WR Rangers prepare for judging events

BERLIN CENTER - At the recent meeting of the Western Reserve Rangers 4-H Club, Vice President Isabel Schors reminded the livestock members to get their animal registration forms for the Canfield Fair turned in before July 16 or on that date at the Market Livestock Ice Cream Social. Judging ...

Saxon Club honors scholarship winners

SALEM- The Salem Saxon Scholarship Fund awarded its annual scholarships at a dinner on July 12 at the club home. This is the 34th year that scholarships have been given to area high school students. Five scholarships were awarded, including a scholarship in honor of deceased Saxon Club member ...

Salem UCT member earns state recognition

SALEM-In the past 32 years, a Fraternalist of the Year is honored at the Annual United Commercial Travelers Convention. However, this year was an exception to that as the individual selected was out of state during the convention. Since the person selected was a Salem Council #590 member, he ...

Evening R-Weigh learns about pain management

SALEM - The Evening R-Weigh Group met July 15 with the meeting called to order by Rosemarie Martinez. Doris Senior led the group with the R-Weigh prayer and the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag. Darlene Murin chose the song "You are My Sunshine" to be sung. Ruth Miller prayed for family and ...

Afternoon R-Weigh group honors weekly winners

SALEM-The Afternoon R-Weigh group met Monday at the Salem First Friends Church on Jennings Avenue with 16 women present. Jo Anne Bogdan led everyone in the prayer and Evelyn Pete chose song number 10, "I'm looking over a 4 leaf clover," and she started us off with the singing. Treasurer ...

On the calendar this week

SAT/20 COLUMBIANA Men of Faith, breakfast, 8 a.m., Message: You are a Sitpod (Acts 13:30) presented by David Kohout with special music by Steve Nelson; $10 includes buffet, drink and tip. Columbiana-Fairfield Township Historical Society Log House Museum, open 2-4 p.m. DAMASCUS Community ...

Church Happenings

4DAMASCUS — Damascus United Methodist Church and Middle Sandy Presbyterian Church will host their monthly community breakfast from 7 to 10:30 a.m. today at the Damascus church, 300 Valley Road. The breakfast features all-you-can-eat, made to order, pancakes, eggs, sausage, bacon, toast, juice ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Women invited to 3-part series on healthly life strategies SALEM— This summer, area women of all ages are invited to attend a free, three-part summer series to learn about important health strategies for staying well throughout their life stages. The “Healthy Women: Summer Series” is ...

‘Birds of Prey’ program offered in Minerva

MINERVA—Stark Parks will offer “Birds of Prey,” a free program at 10:30 a.m. July 30 at Minerva’s Municipal Park Stage. Learn about birds of prey, as well as meeting some of Stark Parks’ unreleasable hawks. The program is free, interesting for all ages, and will last approximately an ...

Seats still available on trolley for Underground Railroad tour

SALEM — Seats are still available for the Underground Railroad tour on the Quakertown Trolley scheduled for 10 a.m. July 24. Cost is $15 a person and a minimum of 15 are necessary to conduct the tour. Previous participants have found the tour very informative and were enlightened as to the ...

On the calendar this week

FRI/19 COLUMBIANA Columbiana-Fairfield Township Historical Society Log House Museum, open 2-4 p.m. LEETONIA Leetonia High School Class of 1962, noon, Mike’s Penn Ave Grille. MINERVA Governing Board of the Carroll, Columbiana, and Stark Regional Transportation Improvement Project ...