Maggie Wagner models an outfit created by Emily Plaskett, designer, from items donated to FrockOn by the Village Discount Outlet on Mahoning Avenue, Youngstown. Wagner walked the runway during a Going Green party May 29 at the Cedars in Youngstown. The party promoted recession chic thrift shopping during tough economic times.
Added: Sat, May 29, 2010
The Greater Youngstown Italian Heritage Foundation and the Greater Youngstown Italian Fest contributed $5,600 to local charities after its festival last year. Above with an oversized check representing the proceeds are 2009 officials, from left, John Rossetti, president; Ray Greco, fest chairman; and Anthony Julian, foundation treasurer. The 25th anniversary edition of the fest is scheduled for July 30 through Aug. 1. For information, call Julian at 330-207-0515 or 330-799-8184.
Added: Sat, April 3, 2010
Amused by one of the pictures to be used as a decoration during the “Alice in Wonderland” tea and garden tour planned by Columbiana Women’s club, are above, from left, Marian Hutson and Helen Gormley, who will be in charge of the “Mad Hatter” accessory sale at the event.