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Hot rods

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The Grease Lightin’ Car Show and Vendor Fair brought area residents to the Weirton Event Center Sunday, with a selection of classic cars, music food and more. The event was organized by the Striplight Theatre Co. in connection with its recent production of “Grease.” -- Craig Howell

Brilliant Lions Club installs officers

Community

BRILLIANT — An officers installation dinner was held by the Brilliant Lions Club with Dave Porter named president Ralph Nichoson, retiring president, presented the gavel to porter. Terry Snyder, Lions second vice governor, conducted the ceremony. Bill Snyder, Zone 8 governor and Mingo ...

Birthdays

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Today Yvonee Ferroni, Mingo Junction. Christopher Zanieski, Weirton. June McKitrick, Paris, Pa. Brian Macaluso, Weirton.

Thunder in the Ville celebrates 22nd year

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WINTERSVILLE — Indian Creek High School will be the home of the Thunder in the Ville celebration Friday and Saturday. The Wintersville event, now in it’s 22 year, has become an area tradition. “This has become the unofficial start to the celebration of America and all the July 4 ...

Community news from around the area

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Fundraiser in Hammondsville Saturday to help area woman HAMMONDSVILLE — A fundraiser spaghetti dinner, Chinese auction and cornhole tournament to benefit Jenn Hannan of Irondale will be held Saturday at the Saline Township Complex located at 164 county Road 50A, Hammondsville. Cost ...

Police

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Police reports Steubenville Burglary: Home in the 2900 block of Sunset Bouelvard entered through a bedroom window, Suboxone and other medications taken along with a necklace, reported Saturday at 5:45 p.m. Arrested: Dawn Hanlin, 49, 2339 Chestnut St., bench warrant from muncipal ...

Concert series to kick off in Toronto

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TORONTO — The Toronto Coalition for Revitalization’s fourth-annual free summer concert series is set for Wednesdays during July and August at the city’s gazebo on the corner of North Third and Market streets. In case of rain the concerts will be moved to the First Presbyterian Church ...

Museum gets donation

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Local author Thomas Zielinsky, right, recently presented a $500 donation to the Weirton Area Museum and Cultural Center, which was accepted by Dennis Jones, executive director. The donation comes from proceeds of Zielinsky’s book “Rockyside: A Forgotten Mining Community.” It describes ...

Holliday named president of ORC board of directors

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STEUBENVILLE — E. Louise Holliday, environmental educator for the JB Green Team, has been named president of the Ohio Recycling Coalition’s board of directors. Renee Navarre, chief executive officer for the coalition, announced the appointment. She said Holliday was nominated as the best ...

Park Board to take back property

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WEIRTON — The Weirton Board of Parks and Recreation has agreed to take back management of Marland Heights Park and the Margaret Manson Weir Memorial Pool property after a local community group announced plans to terminate its lease for the site. The Marland Heights Community Association ...