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‘April Showers’ meeting

The La Bonne Vie Chapter of the Red Hat Society met April 19 for its “April Showers” meeting, including members, from left, Queen Mum Jane Aldridge and hostesses Joan Davis, Donna Ivkovich and Jeannie Marcott. Meetings are held at on the third Thursday of the month at Scaffidi’s ...

SAA spring exhibit winners announced

STEUBENVILLE — A variety of works make up this year’s 72nd-annual spring exhibit of the Steubenville Art Association, which continues to be available for viewing at Eastern Gateway Community College, 4000 Sunset Blvd. The exhibit runs through May 11, weekdays from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. and ...

Community news from throughout the area

New Cumberland Lions Club receives Healthy Club award NEW CUMBERLAND — President Don Deemer presided at a recent meeting of the New Cumberland Lions Club, where he introduced guests Zone Chair Linda Amos and Walter Amos. Bob Manypenny offered the prayer, and Ed Fields led in opening ...

Lending a helping hand

Cub Scout Pack 415 assembled 50 bags of food to donate to the Friendship Room, 419 Logan St., Steubenville. Each bag included a peanut butter and jelly sandwich, an apple, a bottle of water and a message from a Cub Scout. Pack 415 is sponsored by Starkdale Presbyterian Church, 4600 Sunset ...

Union Cemetery new site for Wreaths Across America

National nonprofit Wreaths Across America has announced that Union Cemetery in Steubenville will be an official location for the 2018 national Wreaths Across America Day, joining the more than 1,400 participating locations across the country to “Remember, Honor and Teach” on Dec. 15. This ...

Community news from throughout the area

East Springfield Center hosting monthly dinner on Thursday EAST SPRINGFIELD — The East Springfield Community Recreation and Service Center will host its monthly fundraiser dinner from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Thursday. The menu includes roast pork loin, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans ...

Candids from OVHC ‘Great Gatsby’ gala

Today’s community page is devoted to candids I took at the Ohio Valley Health Center annual fundraiser gala to a “Great Gatsby” theme. It was held April 22 at St. Florian Hall in Wintersville. The event included a social hour; a sit-down dinner; the recognition of honorees; a Chinese ...

New additions

The Alpha Kappa chapter of the Alpha Delta Kappa educators sorority has welcomed two new members in Paula Fodor and Kelly Eggert. On hand for the occasion were, from left, Rachel Reardon, Fodor, Eggert, Co-president Penny Foose, Treasurer Dana Stoll and Co-president Marla Mercer.

Make It Shine Day marked

In conjunction with West Virginia’s annual Make It Shine Day, the Keep New Cumberland Beautiful Committee held its 14th cleanup day on April 21 at Crestview Park. A group of 18 volunteers came out on Earth Day to spruce up the park for the summer season. Trees near the large deck were trimmed ...

Women’s Golf

CADIZ WOMEN’S GOLF LEAGUE Opening day for the new Cadiz Women’s Golf League was held April 25. Because of the inclement weather, a nine-hole game of “Total Score minus Putts” was played. Winners were: First place, Roberta Cireddu; second, Lori Szymanek; and third, Tracy Amos. ...