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Lifestyles

Add color to your landscape

I am usually known to be more of a “vegetable guy.” But that doesn’t really mean that I just sit around taking up space, it means that most of my garden space is planted in vegetables. However, I recently put a plant in my landscape that I find to be truly amazing. That plant is called ...

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. The Plant and Pest Clinic is open 9 a.m. to noon Mondays and Thursdays at ...

Senior news

PERI MEMBERS TO MEET: The Public Employee Retirees of Mahoning County Chapter 18 will meet noon Tuesday at the Avion Banquet Center, 2177 Western Reserve Road. For more information, call Mary Grace at 330-507-9718, Diane at 330-547-9612, or Carol at 330-758-5239. Guest speaker will be Gina ...

Lovina preps for Loretta’s wedding

My name is Ruth and I am a longtime “English” friend of Lovina. She asked me to write the column this week because she is busy preparing for the wedding of her daughter Loretta and Dustin this coming Friday as I write this and this past Friday as you read this. The wedding will start ...

Video entries for organic competition sought

Organic gardeners throughout the country will compete for prizes including Bitcoin, an electric vehicle and a small farm in the first Johnny Appleseed Organic Invitational. The launch date of Sept. 26 coincided with the birthday of John Chapman, the Ohio-born American frontiersman who inspired ...

Never stop the fight

Editor’s note: Local breast cancer survivors are sharing their stories on the Health pages throughout October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month. GIRARD — Denise O’Malley, 65, has a corner in her house with inspirational plaques, butterflies and cards — “just stuff to make you happy,” ...