Police warn of thieves
HUBBARD -- Township police are asking property owners to be on the lookout for daylight thieves stealing lawn care equipment.
Detective Michael Begeot said today there has been a rash of burglaries during daylight -- about 50 in Trumbull and Mahoning counties. Begeot said the burglars are taking lawn mowers, tractors, power tools and All-Terrain Vehicles.
He suggested property owners lock their garages and sheds, watch for any suspicious vehicles in their neighborhoods and report any such activity to police.
GIRARD -- The well-child immunization clinic will be July 13 at 1:30 p.m. The clinic will be in the Girard Health Department in the City Building. Dr. James J. Enyeart, health commissioner, will conduct the examinations, which are free to Girard children.
Parents must accompany children under 18 and bring a copy of the child's immunization record. Children must be pre-registered.
Call the health department, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at (330) 545-6048.
Meeting ward residents
WARREN -- John Homlitas, D-3rd, will meet residents of his ward beginning at 9 a.m. July 6 on the corner of Maplewood Street Northeast and Beechwood Street Northeast.
"The voters and taxpayers deserve to have access to the people they employ to represent them," Homlitas said. "I believe that it's very important to keep them aware of what is happening in the city, to hear their comments, concerns and most importantly their suggestions."
More officers on patrol
LORDSTOWN -- The police department will have extra patrols during the July Fourth holidays.
In an effort to decrease the number of traffic accidents, they will be looking for drunken drivers, speeders and seat-belt violators.
Extra officers will be patrolling state Route 45, Salt Springs Road, Bailey Road and Highland Avenue.
Extra officers on duty
HUBBARD -- The township police department will have additional patrol officers on duty during random hours from Tuesday through Sunday.
The officers will once again target speed, safety-belt and child-restraint violators.
School open house set
McDONALD -- An open house will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Friday at McDonald High School, 600 Iowa Ave., for residents to tour the completed renovations, part of a $16.6 million project that includes building a new elementary school and razing Roosevelt Elementary.
Garage sale planned
McDONALD -- The McDonald Board of Education will sponsor a garage sale Wednesday through Sunday at the Performing Arts Dance Studio, Ohio Avenue.
There will be no sale on the Fourth of July. Sale times: Wednesday, 6-9 p.m.; Friday, 5-9 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 1-4 p.m.
The cash-only sale is restricted to McDonald residents or school district employees during the first two days.
HARTFORD -- Township trustees have rescheduled for 8 p.m. July 10 a regular meeting that was to be held today. It will be proceeded by a hearing on the 2003 budget at 7:30 p.m.