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WED/31 Trick-or-Treat Times Beaver Township: 5-7 p.m. Butler Township: 6-8 p.m. Canfield: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Center Township: 5-7 p.m. Columbiana: 5-7 p.m. East Palestine: 5:30-7 p.m.; parade at 7:30 p.m. East Liverpool: 6-7:30 p.m. Ellsworth Township: 5-7 p.m. Fairfield ...

Council may cover half cost of building for parks

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SALEM — How about splitting the cost? That’s the latest approach by city council for financing the $95,000 agreed-upon purchase price of an office building sought by the parks department for its new headquarters. Council held first reading on the proposal to use $47,500 from the council ...

Contingency rules changed last year

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SALEM — City council members last December voted to approve an ordinance outlining how council contingency funds can be used, but on Tuesday night, a few of those same council members debated the question all over again. The issue at hand was the purchase of property proposed by the parks ...

Road supervisor says patching done for year

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FRANKLIN SQUARE — Salem Township Road Supervisor Jason Entrikin said he was pretty much done with patching roads for the year. During Tuesday’s meeting, he said, “It came out better than I thought,” adding he fixed the area on Cunningham Road that was badly in need of work. Entrikin ...

Trunk or Treat

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Some of the super heroes and others dodged raindrops while they attended the trunk or treat event on Sunday afternoon at the Lisbon First Christian Church (front from left) Zane Chamberlain, Abby Medure, Tanner Ferry, Liam McNally, Landon McNally, Cason Carpenter and Lucas Medure, with (back ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

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LISBON — In Columbiana County Municipal Court Kaid D. Todd, 28, Niles, was bound over to the grand jury on a charge of burglary for allegedly trespassing in the Chestnut Street, Leetonia, home of Melissa Todd on Oct. 8 and 9. Maura N. Paliani, 28, Niles, was also bound over to the grand ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

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New Cases Steven P. Clunen, Columbiana, vs. Joan F. Clunen, Columbiana, dissolution sought. William M. Alesi Jr., Salem, and Linda Gay Merino, Salem, dissolution sought. Samantha Spahr, Wellsville, vs. Ryan Spahr, Mechanicstown, divorce sought. County Treasurer vs. S and R Recycling ...

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

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— Someone who has been in the federal prison at Elkton since July 27, 2013 and remains there learned someone stole his identity and opened an account in his name with the NW Natural Gas Co. There is an outstanding bill for $212. — GEO staff at the county jail reported at 10:19 a.m. Sunday ...

HIGHWAY PATROL

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— Harper Farrish, 29, Steubenville-Pike, Salineville, was eastbound on Steubenville-Pike in Wayne Township at 1:30 a.m. Saturday and went off the road into a guardrail and a ditch. Farrish was cited for failure to control, driving under FRA suspension and hit-skip. — Brandon Dillon Savin, ...

MARKET REPORTS

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Damascus Livestock Auction Oct. 23 Hogs receipts 8 head No. 1s 230 to 260 lbs. $25 to $35 No. 2s & 3s 230 to 260 lbs. $25 to $35 Sows 300 to 500 lbs. $20 to $30 Sows 500 to 650 lbs. $20 to $32 Boars $3 to $5 Feeder pigs receipts 12 head $10 to $25 per head Calves receipts ...

POLICE REPORTS

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PERRY TWP. — Anthony Gregory, 31, of Salem, was cited for driving under suspension (12 point) when police conducted a traffic stop after he pulled into his driveway on Plymouth Place at 3:47 p.m. Monday. The officer had prior knowledge of Gregory being under suspension and confirmed it ...

Today last day to order fruit from Salem Marching Band

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SALEM — Today is the deadline to order fruit from the Salem High School Pride of Salem Marching Band. Pee Jay’s Fresh Fruit is available including California navel and Florida juice oranges, tangelos, red grapefruit, red delicious apples, Anjou pears, golden pineapples, trio and citrus mix ...

Bob Evans hosts Alchemy Acres fundraiser

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Bob Evans is hosting a fundraiser for Alchemy Acres Animal Sanctuary from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. today at 2299 E. State St., Salem. For dine in or carryout, present this photo, a paper flyer that can be picked up at Alchemy Acres or Bob Evans or present a Facebook post to the cashier upon checkout ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

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Swiss steak dinner offered Saturday in East Rochester EAST ROCHESTER – The public is invited to the annual Swiss steak dinner from 3:30 to 6 p.m. Saturday at the New Alexander Christian Church, 7665 Rochester Road. The meal includes salad, dessert and beverage. Cost is $11 for adults, $4 ...

Veterans, serving military offered free car wash

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SALEM — The Salem Car Wash, along with over 3,600 other car wash locations across the nation, will provide free car washes to veterans and current military service personnel, under the Grace For Vets Free Wash Program from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 11. The car washes will be given, rain or ...

Guilford Lake trunk or treat

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The Guilford Lake Ruritans hosted trunk or treat over the weekend, giving a host of children a worry free trick or treat. The Ruritans further enhanced the rainy adventure by serving hot dogs, hot cider and candy corn cupcakes to Halloweeners inside their dry, warm clubhouse. Nolan Mills, ...

Diocese releases names of 31 priests named in abuse allegations

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YOUNGSTOWN — Bishop George V. Murry, S.J., of the Catholic Diocese of Youngstown has announced the list of names of those who have served in the Diocese of Youngstown since its establishment in 1943 who have been credibly accused of sexual abuse of a minor and who have been reported to civil ...

On the calendar this week

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tue/30 COLUMBIANA Crestview Local School District, Vision 2020 levy meeting, 6 p.m., high school cafeteria. HANOVERTON United Ruriteens are sponsoring an American Red Cross blood drive, 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m., United High School auditorium. LEETONIA Leetonia Community Public Library, ...