Volunteers tend to The Women’s Park in Warren, Ohio
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by Mark C. Peyko
1d ago
Volunteers tend to The Women’s Park in Warren, Ohio | Metro Monthly speaks to volunteers from the Harriet Taylor Upton Association as they care for the gardens at The Women’s Park in Warren, Ohio. Learn about the park’s history and how a group of volunteers maintains its grounds. The Women’s Park is located on Mahoning Avenue near City Hall, the Kinsman House and the Trumbull County Tourism Bureau. Interviews/video by Mark C. Peyko, Metro Monthly Editor. The Women’s Park   Metro Monthly is a local news and events magazine based in Youngstown, Ohio. We circulate throughout the Mahoning Va ..read more
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Poland sets 95th annual Memorial Day ceremonies
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by News Desk
4d ago
Sons of The American Legion Mahoning Valley Squadron 15 is announcing its 95th annual Memorial Day procession and ceremonies over Memorial Day weekend. In addition, Squadron 15 has planned events at area Briarfield assisted living facilities. Memorial Day weekend events begin Saturday, May 25 at historic Riverside Cemetery, where A Flying Flags For Heroes ceremony will be held in conjunction with the annual graves decoration. The public is invited to attend and participate in the decoration of graves. Anyone wishing to assist can meet at the first driveway behind the chapel no later than ..read more
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Literacy fundraiser set for June 6 at The Lake Club in Poland
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by News Desk
4d ago
The Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County will hold its annual Ladies in Little Black Dresses for Literacy Fundraiser 4 p.m., Thursday, June 6 at the Lake Club in Poland. The event will benefit the Martha Muransky Children’s Literacy Fund. Tickets are $65 and include appetizers, dinner and a glass of wine. A cash bar and raffles will also available. Tickets and sponsorships can be purchased by check or by visiting here. Attendees can bring a copy of a book by their favorite author to swap with other attendees. Participants can also donate gently used and brand-new children’s bo ..read more
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Bike Belmont returns May 19 with rides, networking
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by News Desk
4d ago
The Building a Better Belmont Coalition will host its second annual Bike Belmont Sunday, May 19. Rides begin and end at the B&O Station and Banquet Hall in Youngstown. Registration opens at 12:30 p.m. Rides take place from 1-3 p.m. and begin promptly. The deadline to register is Wednesday, May 15. Riders can sign up at here. Bike Belmont is a free community event. The day will include refreshments, lunch and information-sharing about ways to get involved in future Building a Better Belmont activities. Organizers expect between 100-150 riders. Electric bikes are being provided by YoGo ..read more
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Summer day camps, sports programs, league play
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by Metro Monthly staff
5d ago
Summer day camps, sports programs, league play in the Mahoning Valley | Includes individual and group sports and programs for children and adults. ARCHERY Archery Camp. Archery Range, Mill Creek MetroParks Farm, 7574 Columbiana-Canfield Road, Canfield 44406. 330-740-7114. www.mil…. For ages 6-12. The camp will be led by Drawn Archery. 5:30-7:30 p.m., June 24-27. Repeats July 22-25 and Aug. 26-29. $60 resident, $70 nonresident. ART SMARTS Summer 2024 Workshops: SMARTS on Double Duty. SMARTS, Ohio One Building, 25 E. Boardman St., Youngstown 44503. 330-574-2787. Features ..read more
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Mill Creek MetroParks nature programs for May, June
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by Metro Monthly staff
6d ago
Mill Creek MetroParks nature programs for May, June | Programs include children’s activities, hikes and nature walks. Hikes & nature walks Recreational Hikes. Newport Wetlands parking lot, West Newport Drive, Mill Creek MetroParks, Boardman 44512. 740-7114. www.mil…. Volunteer-led hike. Moderate 2-4 miles. 9-10 a.m., Wednesday, May 22. Mindful Meandering: Forest Bathing Hike. Mill Creek Wildlife Sanctuary, Mill Creek Metroparks, 2650 W. Calla Road, Canfield 44406. Register by May 20, online or call 330-740-7107, ext. 129. Reconnect with nature using Japanese forest bathing princi ..read more
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Akron VA Outpatient Clinic opens new infusion center
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by News Desk
1w ago
VA Northeast Ohio Healthcare System is announcing today the opening of the first northeast Ohio satellite cancer treatment infusion center in the Akron VA Outpatient Clinic. The VA’s Close to Me cancer care program will provide a wide spectrum of cancer care at the clinic, reducing the need for veterans to drive from one to three hours to the Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center for infusion treatment. Akron VA Outpatient Clinic is located at 55 West Waterloo Road, Akron 44319-1116. The phone number is 330-724-7715. Data from other VA locations shows clinic-based local ..read more
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National political reporter to discuss election coverage challenges
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by News Desk
1w ago
A national political reporter will highlight the challenges journalists face as they cover 21st-century elections when he addresses a May 23 Youngstown Press Club gathering. Mark Niquette (Bloomberg) “An insider’s look at covering elections” will be the topic of Mark Niquette of Bloomberg News at the event, which will begin at 5:30 p.m. at the V2 Wine Bar and Trattoria, 100 W. Federal St., Youngstown. Niquette has been covering politics and government on the local, state and national levels for more than 30 years. He got his start at The Vindicator, where he worked for 10 years before moving ..read more
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Maltz Museum names Aaron Petersal executive director
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by News Desk
1w ago
The Board of Trustees of the Maltz Museum are announcing the appointment of Aaron Petersal as the next executive director, effective June 1, 2024, after a national search. Aaron Petersal (Cleveland Jewish News) Petersal succeeds David Schafer who announced his retirement in February. Schafer has agreed to remain available to the Maltz Museum to ensure a smooth leadership transition. “I am humbled to be selected as the next leader of this important institution,” said Petersal. “I am eager to bring my experiences and skills to the Maltz Museum in support of its enduring mission of resp ..read more
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Farmers markets offer produce, baked goods, family activities
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by Metro Monthly staff
1w ago
Farmers markets offer produce, baked goods, family activities. The following directory includes markets in Trumbull and Mahoning counties and western Pennsylvania. To submit updates, corrections and suggestions, email in**@me**********.net…. Twice-weekly Four Seasons Flea & Farm Market. 3000 McCartney Road, Youngstown 44505. 330-744-5050. Large market (indoor and outdoor) offers fresh produce, baked goods, cheeses, health and beauty items, maple syrup, jams and jellies, packaged goods, meats, prepared foods, food vendors, and flea market items. The indoor space is 88,000 square feet. The l ..read more
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