Salem Newshttp://www.salemnews.netTop Headlinesen-usMon, 20 Oct 2014 22:07:31 EDTMon, 20 Oct 2014 22:07:31 EDT gets call to work home plate in Series -Today Jerry Meals will be celebrating his 53rd birthday. Tomorrow night he will be umpiring behind the plate during Game One of the 2014 World Series. Not too bad of a way to start your week. On Oct.Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTNineteen money issues on ballot TOM GIAMBRONI Staff Writer LISBON - Seven of the 19 money issues on the Nov. 4 ballot will result in a tax increase if approved by voters.Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTStory prompts many to pay back taxes - Some people must still read newspapers in the Internet age, at least judging by the response to a recent announcement that a tax collection agency was being hired to go after delinquent property taxes.Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTSomething to crow about scarecrow contest co-sponsored by the Salem Public Library and Salem Parks &?Recreation Dept. attracted 19 scarecrow entries. Top scarecrows were announced Saturday. Judges were Chelsea Barrett, Fred Naragon and Audrey Null.Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTCouncil places future of Coke Ovens on back burner for now -Village Council will consider turning over the Cherry Valley Beehive Coke Ovens to the state park system. Councilwoman Sue Buchanan reported at Wednesday's council meeting that HGR Inc.Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT