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Veterans group changes meeting

VETERANS SERVICE COMMISSION: The Mahoning County Veterans Service Commission is changing its meeting to 9 a.m. Tuesday. For information, call Susan at 330-740-2450. SWIM TEAM LESSONS: The Jewish Community Center of Youngstown is accepting participants for its Logan Ducks Swim Team. This ...

Adam Earnheardt: Tech needs more bald avatars

Bald is beautiful. This has been my mantra since my 30s. I didn’t notice the bald spot until my mid-20s. I thought to myself, “You’re tall. No one will notice that small bald spot.” Problem is, that bald spot grew until it was too tough to ignore. So, I fired it before it quit. This ...

Ursuline Motherhouse repaving nearly done

Submitted story CANFIELD — The Ursuline Motherhouse in Canfield’s repaving project is nearly complete, bringing much needed improvements to the location — visited by some 1,500 people per month during nonpandemic times. Sister Mary McCormick, general superior, said some final touches ...

Niles interfaith group awards scholarships

NILES — For the past 53 years, the Niles Interfaith Banquet has brought Niles area churches together while also honoring local graduating high school seniors. This year’s annual event had to be canceled in April because of the coronavirus pandemic, but the planning committee wanted to ...

Religion news

PASTOR’S ANNIVERSARY: The Revised Church of the Living God, 1520 Sixth St., Warren, will be celebrating Pastor Elnora Edge’s anniversary 7 p.m. today and 11:30 a.m. Sunday. MUSICAL PERFORMANCE: Following June (Nina and Rick Millers’ Group) will be performing 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at ...

Births

St. Elizabeth Boardman Hospital CARPENTER, Jeana and Donald, of Mineral Ridge, a son June 11 LENHART, Margaret and Anthony, of Niles, a daughter June 11 SAMUEL, Annalese and Shanon Coleman, of Youngstown, a daughter June 11 St. Joseph Warren Hospital BAUGH, Jalesa and Samuel Lordi, of ...

City pools, parks still out of service

SOME PARKS ACTIVITIES REMAIN CLOSED: In a continued effort to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 and prepare for a safe reopening, the Youngstown Department of Parks and Recreation has announced the following list of activities and programs will remain closed and canceled until further notice: ...

Agenda

• COITSVILLE TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will have a special virtual meeting 10 a.m. today on Zoom to discuss a FEMA grant application. For log-in information, contact the township at 330-536-6420.

Giampetro celebrates 100th birthday with parade

Staff report Anthony D. Giampetro, a lifelong resident of Youngstown, turned 100 years old on June 9, 2020. He was born June 9, 1920, and was president of his class when he graduated from Youngstown East High School in 1938. Later, he served proudly with the US Army Air Force for 30 ...

Grieving over suicide? Agency can offer help

SURVIVORS OF SUICIDE: Help Network of Northeast Ohio will have a Survivors of Suicide support group meeting at 6 p.m. Wednesday by conference call due to COVID-19. Those grieving the death of a loved one to suicide can register for the conference call at ...