Neighborhood News

On the calendar this week

TUE/11 GREENFORD Legos and Stories, 4 p.m., Greenford Library; build with Legos, listen to stories and more; for the whole family. HANOVERTON United Local Schools Community Education Department “The Opiod Crisis” with speakers from Columbiana County agencies, 7-9 p.m., high school ...

United Christmas Choir Concert set at 2:30 p.m. Sunday

HANOVERTON—The United Local Vocal Music Department will present its annual Christmas concert at 2:30 p.m. Sunday in the high school Auditorium. Performing will be the seventh- and eighth-grade choirs, high school mixed chorus and concert choir, and the Touch of Gold and Flight show choirs. ...

Sparkle the Elf at Leetonia Library

Sparkle the Elf gets ready for Christmas by hanging up donations on the Leetonia Community Public Library’s Hat & Mitten tree. Donations on the tree are given to various local organizations for children in the community who are in need. Sparkle the Elf will be at the library at 5:30 p.m. ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Computer and Internet Safety topic at Salem Library SALEM—Computer and Internet Safety will be the focus at the Salem Public Library’s “Get Tech Smart” at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 20 in the Quaker Room. The class will be taught by Kathy Bennett, technical instructor for the series. Those ...

Easy Street Productions celebrates 30 years of Miracles

YOUNGSTOWN—Easy Street Productions is headed back to the DeYor Performing Arts Center for their 30th annual Christmas spectacular Miracle on Easy Street. Easy Street co-founders Maureen Collins and Todd Hancock will once again serve as hosts for the extravaganza featuring over 150 singers, ...

On the Calendar

MON/10 COLUMBIANA TOPS 720 (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) support group, Presbyterian Church; weigh-ins 9-9:35 a.m.; 330-482-5946. GOSHEN TOWNSHIP Board of Trustees, 7 p.m., administration building. LISBON One-on-one computer help, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Lepper Library. Cord cutting, 6 p.m., ...

Sebring grads provide inspiration

Sebring McKinley Junior and Senior High School hosted its fourth “All Star Alumni Series” on Nov. 20. Pictured are Tyler Jones and Elizabeth Householder, event speakers. Jones and Householder graduated from Sebring McKinley High School in 2008. Jones is a Kent State University and Northeast ...

Ash, Marr participate with YSU delegation

YOUNGSTOWN — Twenty-one students and four faculty members formed the largest Youngstown State University (YSU) delegation ever to attend the annual meeting of the Midwest Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM). Local students representing YSU include: Lydia Ash of ...

Gallery: Kids have fun at Light Up Damascus

Light Up Damascus was held Saturday featuring a full schedule of events including plenty of children's activities. There was a live nativity. Performing were the Damascus Community Choir and the West Branch Show Choir "Young & Alive." There was a lighting of the Christmas tree. Shown here ...

On the Calendar

SUN/9 BOARDMAN “Journey to Bethlehem” live nativity, 1-3 p.m., Disciples Christian Church, 565 Boadman-Canfield Road; tours run approximately every 15 minutes; free admission. CANFIELD Angels for Animals, “Antiques, Jewelry and Holiday Decor Sale” fundraiser, Andrews Hall, 4750 W. ...

Local youth wins ag pageant

Callie Koons, 8, of Salem, was recently named the 2019 Columbiana County Petite Miss Agriculture USA Queen. Miss Agriculture USA is a new non-profit agriculture promotion organization featuring Queens of all ages that promote, celebrate and educate about all the diverse aspects of agriculture. ...

New Springfield residents wins chamber award

Jamie Chuey of New Springfield is the winner of the “Shop Small, Win Big” contest sponsored by the Columbiana Area Chamber of Commerce. Chuey shopped local during the week of Nov.16-25 and by spending a minimum of $5 at 15 or more merchants and completed her passport shopping book and was ...

On the Calendar

sat/8 ALLIANCE Bingo, 6:25 p.m., Disabled American Veterans #50, 9540 McCallum Road NE; doors open 5 p.m. CANFIELD Cookie walk, begins at 10 a.m. until sold out, Calla Community Church, 6482 W. Calla Road; $5 per dozen; 330-533-6007. Angels for Animals, “Antiques, Jewelry and Holiday ...

Church Happenings

SALEM — FreshMark will sponsor the next Banquet in Salem from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Memorial Building, 785 E. State St. Ham, cheesy potatoes, green beans, cole slaw, fresh fruit and vegetables and ice cream will be served. Additional sponsors are needed. For more information call Patty ...

Funds for new trolley

Kim Goll, right, of the Salem Historical Society Trolley Committee, receives a check for $500 toward the purchase of a new trolley from Adele Lake, owner of Adele’s Place on Thursday. The money is half of the amount from the 50/50 drawings held in conjunction with the Queen of Hearts drawings ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Perry trustees to hold work session PERRY TWP. — The township trustees will hold a work session regarding the 2019 budget at 3 p.m. Monday at the administration building, 2198 N. Ellsworth Ave, instead of holding the session at the fiscal officer’s office. The next regular meeting of the ...

On the Calendar

FRI/7 CANFIELD Angels for Animals, “Antiques, Jewelry and Holiday Decor Sale” fundraiser, Andrews Hall, 4750 W. South Range Road, 6-8 p.m.; early bird $5 admission, buyers’ choice, wine and appetizer reception; angelsforanimals.org. COLUMBIANA Joy of Christmas Light Show, open 6-9 ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Angels for Animals decor sale starts today CANFIELD — Angels for Animals is hosting its annual “Antiques, Jewelry and Holiday Decor Sale” on three days at Andrews Hall, 4750 W. South Range Road. The sale will be open from 6 to 8 p.m. today with early bird $5 admission, buyers’ ...

Help for cancer survivor

The Queen of Hearts drawing at Adele’s Place for $51,913 went unclaimed when Gretchen Conway of Wellsville was the owner of the ticket with number 8 on it that matched the three of diamonds on Thursday. The 50/50 drawing was won by Daryl Kaurich of Beloit who won $937.50 of the $1,875 ...