Road to close
BOARDMAN -- As part of the South Avenue widening project, Walker Mill Road at South Avenue will close Aug. 12 and will reopen on or before Sept. 3. Traffic will be detoured along South Avenue, Western Reserve Road and North Lima Road in Boardman and Poland townships.
Home buyer workshop
YOUNGSTOWN -- Family Financial Education Services, a program of Family Service Agency, is sponsoring a First Time Home Buyer Workshop 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday. The free workshop will be at the Family Service Agency, 535 Marmion Ave., and will cover basic home-buying information, including the loan application process. To register, call (330) 782-5664.