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The Herald Good News Fund’s 28th annual drive that will provide turkeys for Christmas to local families in need has collected $12,864 so far.
The Mercer County Frontiers Club had to cancel its 46th annual awards luncheon because of the COVID-19 pandemic, but the group still presented its annual awards — Community Service Award; scholarships to seven high school seniors, and the Scholar Recognition Awards.
HERMITAGE – Mutual of America named Keystone Blind Association of Hermitage an honorable mention award recipient of its 2020 Community Partnership Award competition.
ALEXANDRIA, Va. – The American College of Osteopathic Surgeons inducted William R. Henwood D.O., FACOS, a board-certified general surgery osteopathic surgeon from Hermitage, as a distinguished fellow.
#iGiveCatholic is a 24-hour online giving event to unite Catholics across the nation and the world. The group aims to raise as many charitable dollars as possible for Catholic parishes, schools, and nonprofit ministries on #GivingTuesday, Dec. 1.
SHARON – As Thanksgiving Day approaches, many families are already thinking about Christmas. For those who are including Operation Christmas Child shoebox gifts as part of their holiday, more that 4,000 drop-off sites are now open.
SHARON – In support of the fight against COVID-19, The Primary Health Network and The Shenango Valley Chamber of Commerce have teamed to provide an hour-long virtual town hall at noon on Monday that will offer useful information about COVID-19 and the seasonal flu, as well as support and gui…
The Herald Good News Fund’s 28th annual drive that will provide turkeys for Christmas to local families in need has collected $11,099 so far.
TRUMBULL COUNTY – The Bazetta Police Department, Howland Police Department, Howland Fire Department, Niles Police Department and the Ohio State Highway Patrol will be partnering together for their communities from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Nov. 21 for a “Can the Cruiser” food drive. The food driv…
HARRISBURG – This Thanksgiving, AgChoice Farm Credit will donate a $50K donation to Feeding Pennsylvania to make more meals possible in communities this holiday season. The donation will be distributed amongst six of Feeding PA’s member food banks located in communities served by AgChoice Fa…
GROVE CITY – Research on the metabolic and performance impact of ketone supplements on 5K runners conducted by Grove City College exercise science professors and several students was recently published in the journal Nutrition & Metabolism.
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Youngstown Area Goodwill Industries announced it will open its tenth store and donation center at 25 Williamson Road in Greenville, and move its Salem, Ohio, location from Broadway Avenue to 2350 E. State Street.
HERMITAGE – Tails of Hope held a free TNR spay/neuter day on Nov. 9 for cats in the community at the Thomas M. O’Brien Animal Care Center in Hermitage. The event was held in honor of Dr. Jennifer L. Turner.
SHARON — In celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Month, Chris Becker of G.W. Becker Inc. will present how the company has navigated through recent uncertain times as an essential business. Penn State Shenango’s VenturePointe Innovation Hub and the eCenter@LindenPointe will host the virtual…
BEREA, Ohio – Students from our area were among 680 students who earned scholarships at Baldwin Wallace University this fall. BW has a long history of scholarship support from alumni, faculty, trustees and friends. Over 400 named scholarships provide more than $3.5 million to help students a…
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McArthur J., 75, of Hermitage. Memorial service: 5 p.m. Thursday evening (12-3-20) at the SAMPLE-O'DONNELL FUNERAL HOME, 555 E. State St., Sharon. To sign the guestbook for Jim's family, please visit www.sampleodonnellfh.com.
Joseph H., 95, formerly of Hermitage. Visitation: 10 a.m. to the time of service Friday (12-4-20) in St. Anthony Church, Idaho Street, Sharon. Funeral Mass: 11 a.m. Friday in the church, with Rev. Matthew J. Ruyechan as celebrant. Burial: Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Hermitage, following…
Mary Phyllis, 76, of Hermitage. Calling hours: 11 a.m. until the time of service Friday (12-4-20) in J. BRADLEY McGONIGLE FUNERAL HOME and CREMATORY Inc., 1090 E. State St., Sharon. Funeral service: 1 p.m. Friday, in the funeral home, with Chaplin David Miles, officiating. Interment: St. Ros…