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UW raffle event planned at Lake Club


United Way of Youngstown and the Mahoning Valley will be picking its Super Bowl Raffle winner during a social event from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Nov. 12 in the Grille Room at the Lake Club, 1140 Paulin Road.

Only 250 tickets at $100 each are being sold.

The prize includes two tickets to the game, four nights’ stay and airfare. The winner has the option to receive $5,000 in cash instead of the ticket package.

Second prize is $1,000 in cash, and third prize, $500.

Anyone buying a ticket will be invited to the Lake Club at no charge for drinks and hors d’oeuvres.

For information call the United Way office at 330-746-8494.

Local women earn Girl Scout honors


Girl Scouts of North East Ohio (GSNEO) kicked off its National Volunteer Recruitment campaign by honoring 15 women with this year’s Women of Distinction award at a ceremony Sept. 28 in Beachwood.

Local recipients follow:

Coleen Davis, East Liverpool: She has served Girl Scouting in many ways over the past six years, including product sales chair, delegate, service unit director, co-leader and troop leader.

She has recruited more than 50 girls to the program.

Tricia Wineland, Warren: She is a co-leader who teaches by example and works alongside the girls. She connects them to a variety of community service experiences, and she has served as the magazine and snack chair as well as the cookie chair for the service unit and her troop. She also is a service unit co-director.

Knights donate to St. Vincent de Paul


Knights of Columbus Council 4471 recently donated $500 to the St. Vincent de Paul Society of Mahoning County at Christ Our Savior Church in Struthers.

The funds will be used toward the purchase of shelving for a recently installed walk-in freezer.

Annual dinner will include fall festival


Grace Lutheran Church, 111 Hall Ave., is sponsoring its 46th annual pork and kraut dinner from 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday.

Tickets are $8 for adults and $4 for children 5 to 12; kids 4 and under eat free. Carryouts will be available.

There also will be a fall festival with games, crafts, a youth bake sale and fair trade sale.

A costume contest and parade will begin at 5 p.m.

For information call 330-534-3168 or visit

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