More than 675 Youngstown State University students have assumed leadership positions at clubs and organizations across campus.
Ashley Gerez, a Content Area Science major from Garrettsville, was among eight Youngstown State University students traveled to the Isle of Man off the coast of Ireland for a geological field trip organized by three YSU faculty members.
A free community dinner is held the last Sunday of every month from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 170 N. Freedom St., Ravenna. The church is handicap accessible and the dinner is open to the public. The next dinner will be held on Oct. 30.
A Trunk-or-Treat event will be held from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Oct. 30 in the parking lot of the Streetsboro United Methodist Church, 8940 S.R. 43. Those interested in handing out treats from their decorated cars and trunks should fill out a registration at email@example.com.
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The Woodlands at Robinson in Ravenna held its annual trick-or-treat event with about 30 area children in attendance, along with staff, residents and family members.
Dear Heloise: I really enjoy candles, and have many that I've purchased when traveling across the U.S. Is there any concern today about the metal wicks? I believe years ago there was a risk of lead, but how about today? -- Cheryl S. in Arizona No worries, Cheryl.
DEAR ABBY: I'm a 20-year-old college student and have had a job at the same retail store for two years. A few weeks ago, a mother walked in holding a baby. The first thing I noticed was he had numerous bruises.
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The Ladies of the Twentieth Century Club of Garrettsville met on Oct. 20 at the home of Joyce Fashing on Eagle Creek Drive in Garrettsville. Co-hostess was Karen Ziarko.
The Friends of the Pierce-Streetsboro Branch of the Portage County District Library will hold a two-day book sale in the meeting room of the library, located at 8990 Kirby Lane in Streetsboro. Proceeds from the sale help benefit programs and the collection at the library.
Gina Nagella, a recent graduate of Ravenna High School, completed the two-year cosmetology course at Maplewood Career Center in Ravenna in May. She is the daughter of Judy Nagella of Ravenna and Dave Nagella of Carrollton, Texas.
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The Friends of the Randolph Library will hold a book sale Thursday through Saturday at the Randolph Township Community Center, located behind the Randolph Library at 1639 S.R. 44. The sale is open to the public from noon to 6 p.m. Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Local author Jane Turzillo will visit the Kent State University Bookstore for a book signing from noon to 2 p.m. Friday.
Fans of urban legends may visit Reed Memorial Library at 3:30 p.m. Friday for a presentation on how modern technology has changed the myths, and even created new ones.Refreshments will be available and all ages may attend this "spooktacular" program.
The Portage Trail Walkers will hike at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Station Road Bridge. To reach the start of the hike, travel S.R. 303 through Hudson to Peninsula to Riverview Road (the second light). Turn right (north) and go about six miles past the Boston Mills Ski Sign.
The annual Harvest Celebration, featuring fun, refreshments and a children's costume parade and contest, will be held on Saturday at the Newton Falls Public Library, 204 S. Canal St.Those attending should arrive early for Dr.
The Streetsboro Quilt Guild is holding a garage sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Streetsboro United Methodist Church, 8940 S.R. 43.The sale will feature fabrics, patterns, books, quilting tools, some kits and some completed ready-to-use crafted items, and more.
U.S. Air Force Airman Tia R. Hairston graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas.
Ralph and Jean Stanley of Ravenna recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. Ralph Stanley and Jean Paulus were married Sept. 15, 1956, at St. Joseph Church in Randolph. They renewed their vows at a Mass held at Immaculate Conception Church in Ravenna.
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The annual Craft Show at First Congregational, Church of Rootstown, United Church of Christ, 4022 S.R. 44, will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.There will be two floors of craft items available. The Sanctuary will have homemade afghans and throws on display with some for sale.
The class of 1961 of Theodore Roosevelt High School in Kent recently celebrated its 55-year reunion. It was held at American Legion Post No. 496 in Kent. There were 53 attending, including 35 classmates.