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Neighborhood News

Columbiana native on YSU Homecoming Court

Jacquelyn Chapman of Columbiana is a 2019 Youngstown State University Homecoming royalty candidate. Chapman, a Integrated Math Education, is involved with YSU organizations including Association for Women in Mathematics, Honors College, Pi Mu Epsilon, IGNITE Intern, Coalition for Christian ...

YSU Heavy Hitters to present cabaret Oct. 18 at DeYor

YOUNGSTOWN— The Department of Theatre and Dance announces The Heavy Hitters Cabaret at 7 p.m., Oct. 18 in the Eleanor Beech Flad Pavilion at the DeYor Performing Arts Center, 260 W. Federal St. Tickets are $25 each and are available at 330-744-4269 or deyorpac.org. Student tickets are $5 ...

Historical Society to host musicians

DAMASCUS — The Damascus Area Historical Society will host musical guests Cammi, Adeline and Amelia Schuler on violin, cello and keyboard at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Pearce House, 28959 Salem Alliance Road. Business meeting will follow. The public is welcome. For information call 330-537-8663.

Evening R-Weigh recognizes winners

SALEM — The Evening R-Weigh group met Oct. 7 at the First Friends Church, with the meeting being called to order by Rosemarie Martinez. Donna Greenamyer led the group with the R-Weigh prayer and the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag. Colleen Wafler picked the song “ This Land is Your ...

DARE announces November activity schedule

BOARDMAN — The DARE (Divore/Death Aren’t Really the End) Singles Group has announced its November activities schedule. The group meets at 7:30 p.m. every Thursday at the Disciples Christian Church, 565 Boardman-Canfield Road (across from the Giant Eagle on U.S. Route 224). For information ...

Local high school bands to participate in YSU ensemble

YOUNGSTOWN — The Dana School of Music announces a concert by the Youngstown State University (YSU) Wind Ensemble, Stephen L. Gage, conductor and the 2019 YSU High School Side-By-Side Honors Wind Ensemble at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 21 at Stambaugh Auditorium, 1000 Fifth Ave. Tickets are $7 for ...

Late season picnic

The Ravelli Family, from left, Virginia Ravelli, Lynn Huff, Debbie Duvall, Helen Warren and Sid Ravelli, enjoy lunch in Blossom’s courtyard during unseasonably warm weather earlier this month. (Submitted photo)

On the Calendar

FRI/11 GOSHEN TOWNSHIP Second Harvest Food Distribution, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Bunker Hill United Methodist Church, 15096 W. Middletown Road. GUILFORD Guilford Lake Ruritan Fish Fry, state Route 172 at Hanna Drive, 4-7 p.m., $10. NEW WATERFORD New Waterford Eagles, Fish Friday 4-9 p.m., ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Greenford Lutheran Church group to host Swiss steak dinner GREENFORD—Greenford Lutheran Church Ladies Group will host at Swiss steak dinner from 4 to 6:30 p.m. or until sold out Oct. 19 at the church, 7450 W. South Range Road. The menu includes Swiss steak, mashed potatoes and gravy, green ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

Go Wild in the Park program to feature forester SALEM— The Oct. 23 “Go Wild in the Park” program will feature a visit with Jamie Regula, a service forester with the Ohio Department of Natural Resources based out of Salem. The program will be held from 2 to 3 p.m. in the Salem Public ...

United schools offering bus trip

HANOVERTON—A bus trip to the premium outlets of Grove City on Dec. 7. The bus departs United High School parking lot promptly at 8:30 a.m. (8:15 a.m. check in) for a full day of on your own shopping. The bus will arrive back at United by 4:30 p.m. All are welcome. To register, contact Sue ...

Bob Evans partners with Washingtonville VFW for fundraiser

Bob Evans is partnering with VFW Post 5532 in Washingtonville for a fundraiser Oct. 16 to benefit the VFW Ohio Military Assistance Program. The fund assists active duty, guard and reservists and their families when an unexpected financial crisis occurs. Customers can show their support by ...

Downtown prepped for Quakerfest

The Salem Beautification Committee is thankful for the community minded people who helped prepare for Quakerfest and the fall season. Sincere appreciation to B.J. Abrams (pictured), Linda Willand and Larry, Joe Kozar, Jim Gibb, Linda Grubb, John Maniscalco, Robin Falk from ALAWN Landscaping, ...

On the Calendar

WED/9 BEAVER TOWNSHIP Mahoning County Public Health flu clinic,, 2-3:30 p.m., Beaver Township Administration Building, 11999 South Ave. GREEN TOWNSHIP Mahoning County Public Health flu clinic, 10 a.m.-noon, Green Township Administration Building, 12184 Lisbon Road. LEETONIA Toddler ...

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Lupus Support Group in Damascus DAMASCUS— The Lupus Foundation of America, Greater Ohio Chapter will be holding its monthly Damascus Support Group from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 21 at Damascus Friends Church, 28899 Walnut St. This support group is an open, small-group environment which encourages ...

Brown, Gednetz-Ruzek-Brown funeral homes offer online planning center

SALEM/SEBRING—Brown Funeral Home and Gednetz-Ruzek-Brown Funeral Home are introducing a new option for bereaved families—an online funeral planning and collaboration center. To make the funeral planning process as simple as possible, Brown Funeral Home and Gednetz-Ruzek-Brown Funeral Home ...

On the calendar this week

TUE/8 CANFIELD Mahoning County Public Health flu clinic, 2-4 p.m., Canfield United Methodist Church, 27 S. Broad St. COLUMBIANA Drive-Thru Ham Dinner, 4 to 6 p.m., Columbiana Methodist Church, $8, 330-482-2382. HANOVERTON United Local school board candidate forum, 6:30 p.m., high ...

ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES

‘A Christmas Carol’ auditions extended at SCT SALEM— The Salem Community Theatre has extended auditions for its annual production of A Christmas Carol to 6 p.m. Oct. 14. All roles are open. Those interested in auditioning will be asked to read from the script. Show dates are Dec. 6 ...

Columbiana Homecoming Court

Columbiana High School’s fall homecoming will be held Friday when the Clippers face Brookfield. The homecoming parade will begin at 6 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church on East Park Avenue. The route will continue on North Elm Street to Herbster and will enter Firestone Park at Pavilion 4. ...

On the Calendar

MON//7 DEERFIELD Deerfield Historical Society First Monday Dance, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Deerfield Town Hall, 1450 state Route 14; $4 admission. LISBON 1-on-1 Computer and Smart Device help, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Lepper Library; Adult craft featuring wine bottle scarecrow, 6 p.m., Lepper Library. ...