The League of Women Voters of Hudson invites citizens to discuss important topics of U.S. foreign policy at Laurel Lake on Tuesday mornings starting Jan. 31 and lasting eight weeks. Sessions run from 10 11:15 a.m. The Hudson group has been sponsoring these discussions for 35 years.
Red Cross blood donation sites Since Dec. 1, about 300 blood drives across 27 states have been forced to cancel due to inclement winter weather, resulting in more than 10,500 blood and platelet donations going uncollected. To make an appointment, visit redcrossblood.
The Holiday Valley ski trip 2017 is scheduled for Feb. 17. Attendees will depart from Tallmadge Community Center, 80 Community Road, at 6:30 a.m. and return at approximately10 p.m.
AARP Driver Safety Course to be offered Feb. 16 The AARP Driver Safety Program will be offered at the Tallmadge Community Center, 80 Community Road, Feb. 16 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The cost is $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members.
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JOIN THE TALLMADGE PRIMETIMERS Over 50? Join the Tallmadge Primetimers, where one can enjoy monthly programs scheduled for the third Tuesday of the month at noon, with a business meeting following at 12:30 p.m. and entertainment at 1 p.m.
Time is running out for Summit County dog owners to purchase 2017 licenses for their pets. Ohio law requires all dog licenses to be renewed by Jan. 31.
Tallmadge Relay For Life will host its kickoff event, the second annual "A Night at the Races," Feb. 18 at The Venue, 10 Tallmadge Circle. Tickets are $35 apiece or two for $65. Horse Sponsors are available for $10.
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 25 Stepping Stones, a stroke support group for stroke survivors and their families, will meet at 1 p.m. on the fifth floor of the Akron General Medical Center. For more information, call Dr. Cathy Torcasio at 330-686-4455.
Residents in Ohio can ring in the new year with 10 free flowering trees by joining the Arbor Day Foundation any time during January.
Cleveland Clinic Akron General LifeStyles offers a free monthly lecture series, "NuFit: Nutrition Fitness Education for a New You!" at all Cleveland Clinic Akron General health and wellness centers.
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A New Beginning meets for breakfast, dinner;A New Adventure meets for lunch A New Beginning, a social group for widows and widowers of all ages, meets Saturdays at 9 a.m. for breakfast at Eat'n Park, 200 Howe Ave., Cuyahoga Falls.
MONDAY, JANUARY 16 Martin Luther King Jr. Day The American Legion and its Auxiliary, Kneil-Lawrentz Post 255 will meet at the Ritchie Memorial Shelter House, 109 West Ave. at 7:30 p.m. For more information, call Jim Forsythe at 330-673-7638.
The Tallmadge Foundation will accept grant applications for projects, events and programs consistent with the Foundation's goals and objectives through Jan. 15. The new grant application form is available at www.
Maxwell Michael Whieldon Maxwell Michael Whieldon was born Dec. 16, 2016, at University Hospital in Ravenna. The son of Samantha and Mark Whieldon of Tallmadge, Maxwell weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces at birth. He joins brother Eli, 3, at home.
Blue Devil Brin Stralka, seen here against the Hudson Explorers earlier in the season, had 12 points during host Tallmadge's 64-47 victory over LaBrae Jan. 11 at James O. Maddox Court. For more on girls basketball, see Page 15.
The National Park Service is seeking volunteers to be part of the hike, bike, ski and horse patrol group called "Trailblazers" at Cuyahoga Valley National Park.
The Tallmadge Lions Club represented by Lion Mark Salerno, far left and Club President Aaron Chimenti, left, presented the January 2017 Tallmadge Lions/Jim and Ida Van Gilder Student of the Month award to Alyssa Yamokoski who was accompanied by her parents, Jennifer and David.
The Schiavone Family (Sage, Sarah, Syd and Sal) pose with Mickey Mouse and a copy of the Tallmadge Express during a recent trip to celebrate the new year at Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif.
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Regimental chaplains will be the subject of the Jan. 17 meeting of the Tallmadge Civil War Society. Dr.
UPCOMING EVENTS & NEWS Spirit Wear now available -- The TRC is now selling athletic gear emblazoned with its logo. Sample items and information on how to order are available at the front desk. Gift Cards -- Gift cards are on sale now at the TRC.