METRO DIGEST || Fair will cover infant sleep positions, biking, car seats

Learn safe biking, baby sleep positions


Eagle’s Christian Preschool on Market Street is sponsoring a safety fair from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at Homestead Park, 829 E. Dewey Ave., on the city’s South Side.

There will be presentations from Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley on infant sleep positions, and car-seat and bike safety. Food, a bounce-around and a visit from the fire and police departments will also be included.

Antique car show at Butler on Friday


Butler Institute of American Art, 524 Wick Ave., is hosting the Antique Car Club Show. The cars will arrive at the museum between 11:30 a.m. and noon Friday.

There will be a selection of vintage cars collected by members of Snapper’s Brass & Gas automobile club. The antique automobiles will be on view for several hours in the lot in front of the Butler North Education Complex (formerly First Christian Church).

The owners of the brass cars on tour are part of the Antique Automobile Club of America. The cars on tour are: Columbia, White, EMF, Oakland, Locomobile, Overland, Hudson, Crawford, Stearns, Hubmobile REO, Abbott-Detroit, Coey Flyer, Stanley, Buick and Ford. The cars on display range in vintage from 1910 to 1915.

For information, email Margie and Glen Jugenheimer at

Summer camp


Beaver Township Park Department will have a Summer Youth Camp from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., July 21-25, at Woodworth Park, 256 Warren Ave., for children in grades one to four.

Shot in robbery try


A 32-year-old Porter Street Northeast man said two unidentified men tried to rob him as he walked along Youngstown Road at 4:30 a.m. Friday, and one of them shot him in the leg.

Police interviewed the victim at ValleyCare Trumbull Memorial Hospital, where he said the men came up from behind and asked him for his possessions.

When he said he didn’t have anything, he was shot, he said. A friend arrived and drove him to the hospital, he said.

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