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Neighborhood News

‘Gathering of Friends’ held at First Presbyterian Church of Salem

The Presbyterian Women’s Association of the First Presbyterian Church of Salem recently held a Gathering of Friends. Seventy-five women from Salem and surrounding areas attended and were asked to bring an apron to be given to the Rescue Mission in downtown Youngstown to help the cooks ...

Ravenna Arsenal topic at military assoc. meeting

VIENNA, Ohio—Ralph Pfingsten of Berea served as guest speaker at a recent luncheon meeting of the Mahoning and Shenango Valleys Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America (MSVC—MOAA) held at the Consolidated Activities Center of the Youngstown Air Reserve Station (YARS) in ...

On the Calendar

SAT/6 BELOIT West Branch High School Class of 1970, 10 a.m., Perkins Restaurant. COLUMBIANA The Spitfire Grill: The Musical, 8 p.m., Main Street Theater; $16 general, $14 seniors, $12 children 12 years and under; tickets, crowntheaterproductions.org or at the door. EAST ...

Church Happenings

COLUMBIANA — A “Benefit for Brenda” spaghetti dinner will be held from 3-7 p.m. Sunday, April 7 at the Columbiana Church of the Nazarene, 330 N. Elm St., Columbiana. Brenda Condon is battling stage 4 colon cancer and could use the financial assistance. The meal will be include spaghetti, ...

Salem church to host Earth Sunday service

SALEM — A local church with a penchant for recycling is celebrating Earth Day a little early this year. Salem First Presbyterian Church on Second Street will host Earth Sunday at the 10:30 a.m. service this Sunday with a theme of Reduce, Refuse, Reuse and Recycle. “We just try to live ...

SRMC Auxiliary book fair set April 15-16

SALEM — The Salem Regional Medical Center (SRMC) Auxiliary’s “Collective Goods” Book Fair, featuring a large selection of books and seasonal items at discounted prices, is scheduled for 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 15 and 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 16 in the SRMC’s Private Dining Room located ...

Burchfield collector to speak at annual meeting Sunday

SALEM — Salem graduate Judge Dean Hansell, who’s an avid Charles E. Burchfield collector, will serve as guest speaker when the Burchfield Homestead Society holds its annual meeting at 2 p.m. Sunday at the law office of Fred Naragon, 248 E. State St., Salem. Hansell will speak regarding ...

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Mahoning County 4-H dinner, auction set April 13 in Boardman CANFIELD—The Mahoning County 4-H Endowment Dinner and Auction will be held April 13 at Mr. Anthony’s Banquet Center, 7440 South Ave., Boardman. A silent auction will begin at 5 p.m. with dinner starting at 6 p.m. and a live ...

On the calendar this week

FRI/5 BERLIN CENTER Western Reserve PTO sixth Annual Auction Fundraiser, 6 p.m. (doors open at 5 p.m.), Western Reserve Cafetorium, 13850 Akron Canfield Road; free admission; catered dinner from A La Cart is available for $8 (reservation forms available in the elementary office and the ...

United Jubilee show set Saturday

The Annual Jubilee show at United Local will be presented at 7 p.m. Saturday in the auditorium. “A Patriotic Jubilee” is sponsored by the Choir Boosters and is a joint effort of the United community and high school. The choir, under the direction of Tom Drotleff, will present patriotic ...

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Still tables open for Memorial Building yard sale SALEM — Area residents can still take part in the annual spring indoor yard sale at the Salem Memorial Building from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. The cost to participate is $10 for one 8-foot table and two chairs. Participants can set up ...

On the Calendar

THU/4 LEETONIA Exercise, 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.; crochet, 4-6 p.m., Leetonia Community Public Library. SALEM Spring Fling open house, 7 a.m.-8 p.m., Salem Regional Medical Center (SRMC) Look Nook Gift Shop. Salem High School Class of 1954, 9 a.m., Adele’s Place. Salem Community ...

On the Calendar

WED/3 HANOVERTON United High School Classes of 1963 and 1964, noon, Mark’s Landing. LEETONIA AM Bookends, 10 a.m., “All the Missing Girls” by Megan Miranda; Toddler Playgroup, 10 to 11:15 a.m., Leetonia Community Public Library. St. Patrick Catholic Church pierogi sale, 1-3 p.m., ...

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Reservations taken for Founders’ Day celebration SALEM—Reservations are now being accepted for the 49th annual Founders’ Day celebration at 6 p.m. April 30 at the Salem Community Center. Doors open at 5 p.m. The event is open to the public. Tickets are $25 per person. A special feature ...

Youngstown Library names new youth services director

YOUNGSTOWN – The Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County (PLYMC) welcomes Erin Phemester to the position of programming and youth services director. Phemester is a Pittsburgh, Pa., native who came back to the area from her most recent job as senior library manager from 2013 to ...

Stage Left Youth Players to present ‘Saving Salina’ with 2 casts

LISBON—Stage Left Youth Players of Lisbon will present their original one act musical “Saving Salina” with two unique casts. When 71 aspiring actors, grades kindergarten through eight, showed up to audition, directors Kandace Cleland and Jodine Pilmer decided that there was plenty of ...

Buckeye registration time

Salem Buckeye Elementary kindergarten teachers, from left, Kary Solis, Lisa Miller, Regina Ziegler, Allie Winner, Christi Arnoto and Melinda Westbrook promote the annual kindergarten student registration sessions for the next school year. Missing is fellow kindergarten teacher Paula Wonner. The ...

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Remove decorations at Woodsdale Cemetary BUTLER TWP. — All winter decorations must be removed from graves at Woodsdale Cemetary by April 10. Model Railroad & Toy Train Flea Market set SALEM — The Youngstown Model Railroad Association will present The Model Railroad & Toy Train ...

On the calendar this week

TUE/2 CANFIELD Congressional Service Academy information session, 6 p.m. (open house at 5:30 p.m.), Joyce Brooks Conference Center at the Mahoning County Career and Technical Center, 7300 N. Palmyra Road; open to students in eighth grade and up. LEETONIA Crochet for Charity, 11 a.m.-1 ...