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Lifestyles

This was John Roth

One of my favorite activities has always been antiquing. I love the way you can discover old things that once meant something to someone and give them purpose and value in your own life. So, this is what I requested to do for my birthday. Entering this small, one-room store, I quickly ...

Health notes

UPDATE YOUR LISTING: To update information, resubmit your health notes by email to tmunnell@tribtoday.com. SKIN CANCER PROGRAM: The Jewish Community Center, 505 Gypsy Lane, Youngstown, will offer “Skin Cancer: Risks, Signs and Precautions” from noon to 12:45 p.m. Sept. 4. Thaer Khalaf, a ...

Get more food from your garden this fall

This summer has been great for growing your own vegetables. The hot weather mixed with adequate rain was near perfect in some areas. There were some times we had to water, but it wasn’t all summer. That’s a relief! Now as you pull your spent summer plants from the garden, August and ...

Spider mites cause dead spots on fir trees

Q: Our dwarf Alberta spruce has dead areas. Can you fix that? — Bill from North Jackson A: Yes, my husband asked me this question. He knows I love to solve a problem in the garden and landscape. Sure enough, this was right up my alley. After moving into our new home, I began a hunt as ...

Valley Grows Calendar

Here are upcoming gardening events through the Ohio State University Mahoning County Extension Office. For more information and a complete list, contact the Extension Office, 490 S. Broad St., Canfield, at 330-533-5538. Operating hours: Curbside service for soil samples, plant and insect ...

How LinkedIn stops InMail harassment

Last week, LinkedIn announced a new process for blocking unwanted messages on its InMail platform. Targeting harassing messages has become a big concern for LinkedIn officials in recent years. Even with this new initiative, it’s frustrating to hear that some professionals (particularly ...

Senior news

PROGRAM FOR SENIORS: Action and MYCAP, along with Christ Centered Church, will present Seniors Offering Services for men and women 65 and older. Three days a week, seniors will participate in a structured virtual program of exercise, classes, game time, community awareness, movies and ...

August wedding feast

Friday, Aug. 14, was daughter Elizabeth and Timothy’s fifth wedding anniversary. Happy anniversary to them and wishing them many more happy healthy years together. May God continue to be their guide. They have three children: Abigail, who will turn 4 on Sept. 10; Timothy (T.J.), 1 1/2 ...

Health notes

UPDATE YOUR LISTING: To update information, resubmit your health notes by email to tmunnell@tribtoday.com. NEW FAMILY SUPPORT GROUP STARTS: Family Recovery Center’s Oxford House (also known as Eloise V. Traina Center of Hope), 320 Benton Road, Salem, began a Families Anonymous meeting as ...

Why the ‘Herb of Kings’ and ‘Prince of Herbs’ belong in every kitchen

It’s been said that the difference between an ordinary meal and an outstanding meal is herbs. Have you been enjoying the wonderful taste and flavor of the herbs basil and oregano in your meals this summer? Fresh or dried basil and oregano are full of vitamins, minerals and antioxidants that ...