Neighborhood News

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WED/26 GREENFORD Camping! Camping! Camping!, 3 p.m., Greenford Library; children of all ages, preschoolers must attend with an adult. LEETONIA Toddler Playgroup, 10-11:15 a.m., Leetonia Community Public Library. Leetonia High School Class of 1965, noon, Old Towne Country ...

Help for Lisbon FD rescue unit

Salem lodge #305 presented the Lisbon Fire Department a check for $750 to purchase two 300-foot static rescue ropes. These will be used to perform high angle and grain bin rescues. The goal is to obtain all the equipment necessary to create their own rescue unit and be able to assist the ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Leetonia Library craft sessions planned LEETONIA – The Leetonia Community Public Library’s Summer Reading Craft will include Patriotic Mosaic Butterflies July 1 through 6, Sand Art Bottle Necklace July 8 through 13, Suncatchers July 15 through 20 and Pick a Craft from July 22 through ...

On the calendar this week

TUE/25 CANTON Multi-County Juvenile Attention System (MCJAS)’s Board of Trustees, 12:45 p.m.; Joint Board of County Commissioners, 1:30 p.m. or immediately following the Board of Trustees, Board Room of the MCJAS, 815 Faircrest St. SW; Executive Committee, 10 a.m., Board Room; Program ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Domestic violence art exhibit is Friday ROGERS— The 4th Annual Artisans Against Domestic Violence Art Exhibit will be held from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday at Whispering Pines Castle, 6295 Adams Road, funded by the Columbiana County Department of Job and Family Services and Ozer Ministries. ...

Salem Elks aid Bycroft School

Robert Bycroft School received a grant from the Ohio Elks Association CP Fund Board for $3,213. Principal Andrew Garber accepted the funds from Connie Smith, Exalted Ruler of Salem Elks Lodge #305. The grant will be used to purchase a new Rifton Supine Stander which will give those unable to ...

On the Calendar

MON/24 LEETONIA Cards & Games, 2-5 p.m., Leetonia Community Public Library. LISBON Lepper Library, 1-on-1 computer and device help, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.. Call 330-424-3117 to register. Lepper Library, classic 1957 film starring Tyrone Power and Ava Gardner, 2 p.m. Call 330-424-3117 for ...

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SUN/23 CANFIELD Tractor-Wagon Ride, 1-4 p.m., MetroParks Farm; craft fee $1, cash only; information, 330-533-7572. COLUMBIANA Crown Theater Productions Jr. and Sr High Summer Drama Camp presents “Into The Woods Jr.” Show time is 2 p.m. General seating tickets are $13. Summer Concert ...

Salem Schools honor rolls

SALEM HIGH SCHOOL “A” HONOR ROLL SENIORS: Lindsey Barnett, Sean Blake, Jackson Corbisello, Michael Daley, Ellie Davidson, Casey Dickey, James Doerle, Kenneth Double, Haley Gaither, Ethan Gill, Holly Heestand, Ryleigh Jones, Emma Kelly, Cole Kern, Adam Ketchum, Owen Kirkland, Megan ...

WBHS students collect money for charity

BELOIT — Adrienne Lesnett's Freshman Honors English class at West Branch High School wrapped up their charity project at the end of May. Students were asked to select a charity of their choice, create an action plan for fundraising, conduct fundraising over the second semester, complete a ...

KSU Salem nursing faculty members ‘go above and beyond’

SALEM— Three nursing faculty members from the Kent State Salem Campus recently were recognized by the university’s Office of Student Accessibility Services. Cheryl Brady, Krista Hawkins and Lorene Martin were each recognized by the Kent State Office of Student Accessibility Services for ...

COMMUNITY HAPPENINGS

DARE announces July events BOARDMAN— DARE (Divorce/Death Aren’t Really the End) has announced its July schedule of events. The group meets at 7:30 p.m. every Thursday at the Disciples Christian Church, 565 Boardman-Canfield Road, across from Giant Eagle on state Route 224. Tuesday, ...

WR Rangers learn uses of fire equipment from fellow member

BERLIN CENTER— Brandon Quear, a Junior Fire Fighter with the Ellsworth Township Volunteer Fire Department and a Rangers 4-H Club member, explained the use for each piece of firemen’s equipment he put on as he dressed in gear for a fire at the 4-H club’s June meeting. Emma Reph, Olivia ...

Birdfish Brewing Company donates to cause

On May 30 Birdfish Brewing Company in Columbiana hosted a “Tips for a Cause” event, in conjunction with Austintown Pediatrics and A Pirates Life Pinball that benefited The Cure Starts Now. The event raised a total of $1,245. From left, Dr. Carrie Campanelli, Austintown Pediatrics Inc.; Jane ...

Home Savings provides funds for The Walnut Grove playground

CANFIELD—Home Savings donated a check for $5,000 to The Walnut Grove on June 11. The funds will be used toward the construction of a playground to be used by local and regional children of all abilities, specifically those with special needs. “The Walnut Grove is a community centered ...

Sons of American Revolution observe Flag Day with event

Hugh Earnhardt, Professor Emeritus of American History, presented a Look at Life in America after the Revolutionary War when Mahoning Valley Chapter Sons of the American Revolution held their “Flag Day Lunch” at Davidson’s in Canfield June 15. (Submitted photo)

On the calendar this week

SAT/22 CANFIELD Hooked on Fishing, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., MetroParks Farm; all ages welcome; information, 330-740-7102. COLUMBIANA Historical Society of Columbiana -Fairfield Township, Log Cabin Museum, open, 2-4 p.m. Crown Theater Productions Jr. and Sr. High Summer Drama Camp presents ...

Church Happenings

SALEM — “A Magical Universe” presented by the Alans, 10 a.m. today at St. Paul School. Free and open to all ages; register at www.salem.lib.oh.us or 330-332-0042. COLUMBIANA —Oasis Food Ministry food distribution will be held from 4-6 p.m. Thursday at the First Christian Church, 39 ...

WRCSHRM to host lunch program July 9 in Warren

WARREN—The Western Reserve Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management will meet at noon July 9 at Leo’s Restaurant, 7042 E. Martket St., Warren. Lunch and registration is from 11:30 a.m. to noon with the presentation by Megan Bennett and Andrew Cleves of Frantz Ward from noon to 1 ...

American Red Cross hosting disaster volunteer open house

YOUNGSTOWN—The American Red Cross is will host a disaster volunteer Zero to Hero open housefrom 4 to 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the chapter office 3530 Belmont Ave., Suite 7, Youngstown. Visitors will also have the opportunity to hear from a disaster volunteer who just returned from helping ...