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Apr 9, 2017 12:00 AM

AROUND TOWN

Western Reserve Academy archivist, historian to speak to Tallmadge Civil War Society Tom Vince will be the featured speaker at the Tallmadge Civil War Society meeting beginning at 7:30 p.m. April 18 at the Old Town Hall on Tallmadge Circle.

Apr 9, 2017 12:00 AM

USPS food drive set for May 13

The United States Postal Service will host its annual food drive May 13. This is the 25th year for the "Stamp Out Hunger" Canned Food Drive. The event is supported by the USPS and the National Association of Letter Carriers.

Apr 9, 2017 12:00 AM

Community

Library book sales April 27-29 The Tallmadge Library Association's next book sale will take place April 27 through 29. Friends of the Library members are invited to the presale on April 27 from 4 to 8 p.m. Memberships will be available at the door.

Apr 9, 2017 12:00 AM

DRIVER SAFETY

AARP Driver Safety Course to be offered May 25 The AARP Driver Safety Program will be offered at the Tallmadge Community Center, 80 Community Road, May 25 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The cost is $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members.

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Apr 9, 2017 12:00 AM

Battle of Shiloh is topic of Civil War talk April 12

Sydney Overall will speak on The Battle of Shiloh April 12 at the Peninsula Library. Sponsored by the Cuyahoga Valley Civil War Round Table, the 7:30 p.m. event is free and the public is welcome.

Apr 9, 2017 12:00 AM

Historical Society to host open houses on last Sunday of month

The Tallmadge Historical Society will host open houses at the Old Town Hall and Museum and the Historic Church on Tallmadge Circle. The Schenkenberger House at 35 Southwest Ave. will also be open.

Apr 9, 2017 12:00 AM

DATEBOOK

SUNDAY, APRIL 9 Palm Sunday MONDAY, APRIL 10 The Tallmadge Band Boosters will meet in the high school band room at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call John Lenzo at 330-633-5505.

Apr 9, 2017 12:00 AM

Tallmadge Foundation deadline for grant applications is April 15

The Tallmadge Foundation will accept grant applications for projects, events and programs that are consistent with the Foundation's goals and objectives. The deadline is April 15.

Apr 9, 2017 12:00 AM

LIBRARY BRIEFS

Tallmadge Library Association offering educational scholarship The Tallmadge Library Association announces its 14th annual Educational Scholarship Grant.

Tallmadge JV softball takes Express to spring training
Apr 9, 2017 12:00 AM

Tallmadge JV softball takes Express to spring training

The Tallmadge junior varsity girls softball team pose with a copy of the Tallmadge Express after they finished their last game in Myrtle Beach March 31. They ended their time there with a 3-1 record.

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Express part of Sea World trip
Apr 9, 2017 12:00 AM

Express part of Sea World trip

Janet Reisig of Tallmadge says she "finally remembered" to take the Tallmadge Express along with her to Sea World in Orlando, Fla., in February. Pictured with her is her son (and former Tallmadge resident) Zach, who is a member of the education team at Sea World.

Apr 2, 2017 12:00 AM

DATEBOOK

MONDAY, APRIL 3 After School Hours will take place from 5 to 6 p.m. in the McCombs Educational Center, 486 East Ave. The Tallmadge Athletic Booster Club will meet in Tallmadge High School Community Room 1220, 140 N. Munroe Road, at 7:30 p.m.

Apr 2, 2017 12:00 AM

Queen of Hearts drawing benefits Relay For Life

Summit County area Relay For Life events are participating in a Queen of Hearts drawing. Drawings will be held each week beginning on March 5 until the Queen of Hearts is drawn.

Apr 2, 2017 12:00 AM

Foundation deadline for grant applications is April 15

The Tallmadge Foundation will accept grant applications for projects, events and programs that are consistent with the Foundation's goals and objectives. The deadline is April 15. The new grant application form is available at www.

Apr 2, 2017 12:00 AM

BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENT

BAILEY WILLIAM CHURCH Bailey William Church was born Feb. 13, 2017, at University Hospital in Ravenna. The son of Melissa Church and Dustin Mills of Tallmadge, Bailey weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces at birth.

Apr 2, 2017 12:00 AM

Historical Society to host open houses on last Sunday of month

The Tallmadge Historical Society will host open houses at the Old Town Hall and Museum and the Historic Church on Tallmadge Circle. The Schenkenberger House at 35 Southwest Ave. will also be open.

Fuzzy friend
Apr 2, 2017 12:00 AM

Fuzzy friend

Reese Geddes, 8, of Michigan, leads her Huacaya alpaca, Mimosa, from Blendon Pines Ranch, on a walk during the 13th annual Buckeye Alpaca Show at the Summit County Fairgrounds March 26. For more photos, see Page 18.

Apr 2, 2017 12:00 AM

Tallmadge LWV to visit First Ladies' museum April 22

The LWV of Tallmadge is planning an outing to the First Ladies' National Historic Site in Canton April 22. The group has arranged for free tours for members and guests beginning at 10:15 a.m.

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Feelin' strong now!
Apr 2, 2017 12:00 AM

Feelin' strong now!

Scott and Kyle Schilling of Tallmadge pose with a copy of the Tallmadge Express in front of the Rocky statue, located at the bottom of the steps leading to the Philadelphia Museum of Art, during a recent trip to Pennsylvania's largest city.

Apr 2, 2017 12:00 AM

AROUND US

GASP tohost Spring Party May 7 Guardians Advocating Child Safety and Protection will host its annual Spring Party May 7, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Todaro's Party Center, 1820 Akron-Peninsula Road in Akron. There will be dinner, drinks and music.