Veterans group hosting giveaway

FOOD DISTRIBUTION: The Mahoning County Veterans Service Commission, in partnership with Gleaner’s Food Bank and on behalf of the Mahoning County Board of Commissioners, will host a food distribution 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday at the Covelli Centre, 229 E. Front St., Youngstown.

The distribution will abide by all current Ohio COVID-19 public health directives regarding mandatory masks and social distancing for volunteers. Patrons will remain in their vehicles and drive through the distribution line, and are requested to wear masks as they pass through the food distribution area.

The distribution is funded in part by CARES Act funds provided by the United States government to Mahoning County.

The group is looking for military veteran and nonveteran volunteers to assist us distributing food. Veterans should wear something that signifies their military affiliation. Bring a mask and arrive no later than 9 a.m. to volunteer. Contact Leo Connelly at 330-261-5975 to volunteer.

MEN’S MARCH: The Iron Sharpens Iron Men’s March will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, marching from the Vindicator Square parking lot to the Covelli Centre. Assemble at 9 a.m.

For information, call 330-746-1217.

OPEN HOUSE: The Mineral Ridge Historical Society’s Moss Ancestral Home open house will be 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at 1499 Burnett St., Mineral Ridge.


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