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On the calendar this week

tue/23 CANFIELD Friends of the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County general membership meeting, 6 p.m., Canfield Library. COLUMBIANA Columbiana Village Exempted Schools, board of education meeting, 6 p.m., high school media center. LEETONIA Leetonia Community Public ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Fourth Thursday Banquet to feature ham SALEM — The Fourth Thursday Banquet in Salem will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Memorial Building, 785 E. State St. This week’s sponsor is the Reading Church of Homeworth. The menu offers ham, scalloped potatoes, green beans, applesauce, ...

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MON/22 BUTLER TOWNSHIP Butler Township board of trustees, meeting, 7 p.m., township garage, 2974 Slater Road. COLUMBIANA TOPS 720 (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) support group, First Presbyterian Church; weigh-ins 9-9:35 a.m.; 330-482-5946. GOSHEN TOWNSHIP Board of trustees, special ...

Adele’s Place to sponsor Banquet

SALEM — Adele’s Place will sponsor the Banquet in Salem from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the Memorial Building, 785 E. State St. The menu offers stuffed chicken breast, mashed potatoes and gravy, applesauce, fresh fruit and vegetables and ice cream. Additional sponsors are needed. For more ...

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SUN/21 BELOIT Breakfast, 8-11 a.m., Smith Grange, 11090 Beloit-Snodes Road; pancakes, sausage, sausage gravy, biscuits, scrambled eggs, fried potatoes, fruit cup, coffee and juice; $7 for adults, $3.50 for ages 5-12; free for 4 and under. CANFIELD Kiwanis Club of Canfield-Jackson Milton, ...

Energizing students at St. Paul School

One of the Energized Guyz (Michael Quadrozzi) visited an assembly on Oct. 9 at St. Paul School in Salem. The students learned about where energy comes from, what is used to make energy, ways we waste energy, and ways to save energy resources. Students took home a card where their families can ...

Best selling author visits West Branch MS students

BELOIT — Fifth and sixth-grade students at West Branch Middle School heard from an Amazon best selling author on Oct. 15. Jay Miletsky, the author of “Ricky the Rock That Couldn’t Roll,” talked to students about his book, inspiration, symbolism, the process of writing a story, and his ...

McKinley celebrates Fire Safety Week

McKinley Elementary School students and staff celebrated Fire Safety Week with a recent visit from the Lisbon Volunteer Fire Department. Students were presented with a fire safety lesson, saw the firefighters uniforms and equipment, and toured the fire truck in the playground. After the ...

Columbiana County Retired Teachers’ Association news

The Columbiana County Retired Teachers’ Association (CCRTA) welcomed Wanda Navoyosky, Southern Local retiree, to its September luncheon. Her educational career began as a special education instructor and concluded as an administrator. She recently moved back to the county and resides in ...

COMMUNITY HAPPENINGS

Weingart Cousins hold gathering SALEM — Weingart Cousins met recently with five in attendance for breakfast. The next meeting begins at 8:30 a.m. Nov. 7 at Adele’s Place. Salem Masons to host breakfast SALEM—A public breakfast buffet will be served from 7:30 to 10 a.m. Oct. 27 at ...

SHS ‘69 Reunion Committee raffling off baskets

The Salem High School Class of 1969 Reunion Committee members are working diligently in preparation of the class’ 50th-year reunion in August 2019. Pictured is the Ohio State themed gift basket at BB Rooners, one of many that will be raffled off. Winners do not have to be present at the ...

Washingtonville VFW salad sale a success

VFW 5532 Auxiliary had another successful year for Mrs. T’s original steak and chicken salads, with 184 salads sold Oct. 7. The auxiliary thanks all the volunteers and a special thank you to the cook, Barb Hanna, Mrs. T’s daughter. Shown are Gayle “Mrs. T” Trunner, Hanna and Don ...

Womens club making treats for Minerva craft show

The members of St. Gabriel Catholic Womens Club have been making homemade candy and will make their cabbage rolls for the annual Boutique and Craft Show at St. Gabriel Church, 400 W. High St., Minerva. The public is welcome from 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Oct. 25 and 26. Lunch and dinners will be ...

Evening R-Weigh group recognizes weekly weight loss

SALEM — Twenty-four members of R-Weigh Evening Group met on Oct. 15 at the First Friends Church, 1028 Jennings Ave. Those sharing “Me Bags” were Lisa Smith, Eugenia Tullis, Ginger Yost and Jane Shaffer. Next week will be Vicki Knizat, Jennifer Stewart and Ruth Miller. There were no ...

Afternoon R-Weigh group learns about fiber and vegetables

SALEM — A loss of 6 pounds and a gain of 11 pounds was recorded when the R-Weigh Afternoon Group met on Oct. 15 at the First Friends Church on Jennings Avenue. Jo Anne Bogdan called the meeting to order. Welcomed back were Carmella Balevre and Robbin Nelson after a few weeks off. Everyone ...

WR Rangers celebrate harvest season

BERLIN CENTER — Western Reserve Rangers 4-H Club met recently to enjoy a Harvest Party. Club officers Emma Reph, Isabel Schors, William Reph, Olivia Haid, Collin Meehan, Olivia Reph and Camille Kirk decorated the Ellsworth Fire Hall with fall leaves and centerpieces, lanterns and a bubbling ...

Rabies vaccination clinic scheduled in Mahoning County Oct. 27

YOUNGSTOWN—The Mahoning County District Board of Health is holding a rabies vaccination clinic from 9 a.m. to noon Oct. 27 at the Mahoning County Dog Warden, 1230 N. Meridian Road, Youngstown. Cost is $8 per shot (cash only) and no appointment is necessary. In Mahoning County, a rabies ...

Free Medicare Check-Up Day event coming to Columbiana County

LISBON — The Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program (OSHIIP), a division of the Ohio Department of Insurance, will visit Columbiana County to hold a Medicare Check-Up Day event at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Columbiana County Department of Job & Family Services located at 7989 Dickey ...

Church Happenings

GREENFORD — Greenford Lutheran Church Ladies Group will host its first sirloin beef tips and noodle dinner from 4 to 6:30 p.m. today at the church, 7450 South Range Road, Salem. The dinner includes gravy, green beans, applesauce, bread and cake. Cost is $9. SALEM — Adele’s Place ...

Trick or Treat hours and related activities

Trick or treat hours Beaver Township: 5-7 p.m. Oct. 31 Butler Township: 6-8 p.m. Oct. 31 Calcutta: Halloween parade, 11 a.m. Oct. 27 (trunk or treat, 3-6 p.m. Oct. 21, Ohio Valley College of Technology) Canfield: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Oct. 31 Center Township: 5-7 p.m. Oct. 31 Columbiana: 5-7 ...