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Fun at Energy Express

Energy Express, a summer reading program that helps children in the area with their reading skills, will be wrapping up this week, with the final session from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Allison Elementary School in Chester. Shown are some of the children attending an open house held July ...

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Time to sell roses

The Steubenville Kiwanis Club is kicking off its main fundraiser today as members are beginning to take orders for the annual rose sale, a tradition of more than 50 years. The price of a dozen long-stemmed, boxed roses in a variety of colors is $19 for local deliveries made Sept. 19 to the ...

Community news from throughout the area

Historical society holding yard sale on Saturday ELDERSVILLE, Pa. — The Jefferson Township Historical Society will hold a yard sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday in the White Church, Eldersville, Pa. For questions or directions, call (724) 947-9782. Some openings remain for ...

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Helping feed the hungry

The Community Bread Basket in Weirton, which provides food for nearly 400 people each month, recently received a helping hand from Memorial Baptist Church at 121 Ivy St., Weirton. “When you are trying to provide food for that many, we need all the help we can get,” said Tara Sheperd, ...

Community news from throughout the area

Amsterdam High School class reunion Aug. 19 AMSTERDAM — All classes of Amsterdam High School from the years 1923 through 1954 are invited to attend a class reunion to be held from noon to 3 p.m. Aug. 19 in the back room of Ponderosa in Carrollton. No reservations are ...

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Scholarship established

In recognition of Eastern Gateway Community College’s 50 years of education and service to the local community, the EGCC Foundation has established the Fifty by Fifty Campaign to provide 50 new $5,000 named scholarships to local students by the college’s 50th anniversary in the fall of ...

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Art exhibit at Historic Fort Steuben

Jeanne D’Anniballe, who will serve as president of the Steubenville Art Association for another term, checks out her works of watercolors and pastels on display through Aug. 7 at Historic Fort Steuben, Steubenville. D’Anniballe recently hosted the association’s summer party where a brief ...

Women’s golf news

BLACKMOOR Blackmoor Ladies League members played an “Even and Odd” event July 17. The winner of the event was Cheryl Black, who also had a chip-in on hole No. 15. Lori Defallo took the “Odd Event.” Linda Caputo had closest to the pin on the second shot on hole No. 15 along ...

Community calendar

(EDITOR’S NOTE: The community calendar is only as accurate as the information provided to it. Meeting changes and updates should be directed to Janice Kiaski, Herald-Star community editor, at jkiaski@heraldstaronline.com or (740) 283-4711, ext. 346.) Today Gamblers Anonymous and Gam-Anon, ...