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Vet Camp held in Louisville
Sep 25, 2013 4:00 AM

Vet Camp held in Louisville 

Veterinarian Dr. Trisha Pugh held Vet Camp at her farm at 9343 Louisville St., Louisville on Aug. 13. The camp hosted 56 students from all over Stark County, ages 10-18 years.

By Tesa Strasser News Leader Staff Writer
Aug 22, 2012 4:00 AM

All area routes lead to Malvern

The Great Trail Festival is easy to find. It is located in the rolling hills of Carroll County, 1 1/2 miles south of Malvern on state Route 43. Set your GPS to 6331 Canton Road, 44644.

Aug 22, 2012 4:00 AM

The 2012 Great Trail Festival

This program is an official publication of the Great Trail Festival for distribution in August 2012 to festival-goers. Published by Alliance Publishing Company, the program also is distributed through its network of publications including The Alliance Review, The News Leader, and Mr. Thrifty.

Apr 25, 2012 4:00 AM

AEP offers appliance rebates

AEP Ohio, a unit of American Electric Power, is introducing several rebates for qualified appliances in an effort to increase consumer awareness and encourage the purchase of energy-efficient products.

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Apr 25, 2012 4:00 AM

Volunteer positions available at Aultman Hospice

The Aultman Hospice program is seeking volunteers to provide companionship and support to hospice patients and families.

Apr 18, 2012 4:00 AM

Carroll Electric fundraiser to benefit Relay for Life

Carroll Electric Cooperative, Inc. is celebrating cancer survivors, remembering those who lost their battle and fighting back against the disease by raising funds to help the American Cancer Society Relay for Life.

Apr 18, 2012 4:00 AM

Mock-disaster exercise planned April 19

On April 19, Union Hospital in Dover will participate in a disaster exercise conducted by the Northeast Central Ohio Regional Disaster Planning Consortium.

Apr 18, 2012 4:00 AM

Take control of your life through advance directives

National Health Care Decisions Day will be celebrated across the country on Monday, April 16. National Health Care Decisions Day ensures adults' decision-making power over their own lives regarding health care.

Apr 18, 2012 4:00 AM

Women to fight heart disease

Women in the area will fight heart disease and stroke at the fourth annual Go Red For Women luncheon on Thursday, April 26, 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m., at the University Center, Kent State University at Stark.Tickets to the luncheon are $100. For more information, call 330-478-8383.

Apr 11, 2012 4:00 AM

AEP offers $50 reward for refrigerator recycling

Spring cleaning means more than just cleaning out closets and vacuuming under furniture -- it is time to recycle that old refrigerator or freezer, and AEP Ohio, a unit of American Electric Power, makes it easy with a $50 rebate offer for its customers who schedule to have their old appliance picked up and hauled away for recycling.

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Easy ways to update your kitchen
Apr 11, 2012 4:00 AM

Easy ways to update your kitchen

(StatePoint) - For many families, the kitchen is the most important room in the house, topping the list of rooms where they gather most. And it's almost always the busiest room when entertaining friends. Walls Wallpaper styles come and go.

Apr 11, 2012 4:00 AM

Gardening seminar set at TWC

The Wilderness Center in Wilmot will hold a native-plant sale and gardening seminar Saturday, April 28, 9 a.m. until 4 p.m., and Sunday, April 29, 1-4 p.m.On Saturday, visitors will find a wide selection of native plants for their garden during the native-plant sale.

Hardwood flooring types and 
finishes that add value to the home
Apr 11, 2012 4:00 AM

Hardwood flooring types and finishes that add value to the home

(HIT) - Choosing hardwood flooring for your home can be a valuable investment. Multiple surveys estimate that hardwood flooring can add as much as $7,000-10,000 to a home's resale value. And a study conducted by the National Wood Flooring Association (NWFA) revealed that 99 percent of U.S.

Apr 11, 2012 4:00 AM

Hop aboard the 'Grain Train' at Union Hospital

Most people are aware that eating whole grains is a vital part of a healthy diet. Finding whole grains and whole grain products at the supermarket, however, can pose a challenge.

Site preparation steps for lawn installation
Apr 11, 2012 4:00 AM

Site preparation steps for lawn installation

(HIT) - "The beauty is in the blades, but the 'action' is in the roots," is a good adage to remember when installing a new lawn. Proper site preparation and soil improvement, before any planting takes place, will make it easier for the grass roots to penetrate deeply and evenly.

Apr 11, 2012 4:00 AM

Spring happenings set at Beech Creek Botanical Garden

Beech Creek Botanical Garden and Nature Preserve will sponsor several spring workshops in April. The public is invited to enjoy some spring activities at the garden, 11929 Beech St. NE, Alliance.

When it comes to remodeling, window safety is often overlooked
Apr 11, 2012 4:00 AM

When it comes to remodeling, window safety is often overlooked

(HIT) - When it comes to home safety, windows provide a crucial escape route in the case of a fire or emergency. But because certain windows are required to open, homeowners must also take measures to prevent window falls.

Why exterior painting should be first on your spring to-do list
Apr 11, 2012 4:00 AM

Why exterior painting should be first on your spring to-do list

(HIT) - As the springtime weather shifts from messy to mild, every homeowner's attention turns to the out of doors. It's time to clean things up, tend to the garden, and make needed repairs to both the home and its surroundings. Where to start?

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You can paint most 
maintenance-free materials
Apr 11, 2012 4:00 AM

You can paint most maintenance-free materials

(HIT) - We often hear how certain exterior building materials are maintenance-free. Once installed on your home, you can forget about them forever, the ads say. Vinyl siding, composite decking, fiberglass trim, and factory-finished aluminum are just some of the materials that fit the description.

Good old WillBob's
Feb 22, 2012 10:00 AM

Good old WillBob's

Many Minerva students spent plenty of time at WillBob's, at the corner of Market and Line streets. Behind WillBob's is the Minerva Milling Company in 1954. Built in 1828, the mill was demolished in 1974.