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Garrettsville - Do  you  think you can sing?  Do you like to be on stage performing before others? Are you available April 17th, May...

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Garrettsville - The James A. Garfield Mass Media Class under the direction of Mrs. Tina Downing in conjunction with The Weekly Villager, is pleased...

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Portage County - In celebration of Ohio 4-H Week, the thirteenth annual window decorating contest was held. The 2011 contest theme was “4-H, A...

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Portage County - You may not realize it, but you are surrounded by real heroes every day... ordinary people who react quickly, courageously and...

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Huntsburg – Right on the outskirts of Middlefield, right off of Burton-Windsor Road and Clay Street is a most unique shopping experience.  Yoder’s Coleman...

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Garrettsville - The Garrettsville-Freedom-Nelson Joint Fire District is proud to place in service a new 2011 Chevrolet Silverado 1-ton truck, which will be used...

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Columbus - On Saturday, March 5th the Garfield and Crestwood boy’s bowling teams competed in the State Championships at Wayne Webb’sColumbus Bowl.  It was...

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Garrettsville - Where can you start in the morning and celebrate all day? Garrettsville of course! Head on down to Garrettsville for a mile...

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Ravenna - Lt. Col. Robert “Buzz” Patterson has agreed to give a presentation in Portage County on March 18th, 2011 at 7:00 pm at...

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Portage County - Maplewood Career Center is teaming up with The Renaissance Family Center, Kent Free Library, Reed Memorial Library, and the Portage County...

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Mantua - Every year, Crestwood students are recognized for outstanding contributions in the classroom and in the athletic field. Students who help in the...

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Newton Falls - Kiwanian Barry Silliphant appeared at the Newton Falls library to give away ID Stickers to the young parents who transport their...

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Garrettsville -  Don’t ever underestimate the power of...

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Windham - The W.V.F.D. Joint Fire District Board...

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Windham Village council met for their regularly scheduled...

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Middlefield - Vinny’s Authentic Italian Eatery located at...

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Windham - Recently the students of Windham Junior and Senior High Schools had a canned food drive to benefit the Windham Salvation Army.  The...

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Garrettsville -  It’s gonna be sweet! ...Not just the edible set of candy confections, but the entire production of “Willie Wonka & the Chocolate...

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Garrettsville - The break in winter weather we experienced last week was just what ODOT needed to take the wraps off the State Route...

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Garrettsville - True artists are said to look at the world differently. They tap into that side of themselves that allows them to find...

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You’ve still got time to get to some Family Week activities sponsored by the Garrettsville-Hiram Rotary Club. Friday, February 25 is Friday Night Out.  Take...

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Hiram - Hiram College’s Lindsay-Crane Center for Writing and Literature invites you to attend a convocation with poet and essayist Rebecca McClanahan on March...

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The Weekly Villager has prided itself on covering local area news for over 30 years. Our readers look to our paper to provide stories...

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Garrettsville - Brian Gorby is a proud father. And he has every right to be. His son, Travis, has been selected as McDonald’s Student...

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Portage County - At the January meeting of the Portage County Suicide Prevention Coalition, one of our members said, “We are in the business...

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Windham - Monica’s Café is slated to open early February 2011 in the old T&J’s Restaurant located in the Shops of Windham next to...

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Garrettsville - The First  Annual G-Men Classic High School Bowling Tournament was held on Saturday, January 29th at SkyLanes. A packed house of hundreds watched...

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Mantua - Mantua Youth Wrestling took First Place at the Portage Lakes Varsity Tournament on Saturday, January 22, 2011. This tournament was a six team...

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Windham - The students in Windham High Schools’  Design & Illustration classes participated in the NAACP Art Show as a part of the organization’s ...

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Nelson Township - The Nelson Township trustees met for their regularly scheduled meeting with the fiscal officer and two of the three trustees present....

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I’ve had enough! Enough of eating fast food because I am too tired to cook after a long day. Enough of doing the funky...

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Hiram - After lengthy delays since mid-November, Portage County Commissioners finally held hearings to consider the annexation of approximately139 acres from Hiram Township to...

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Garrettsville - Bulletin: the James A. Garfield Quiz Masters appeared this past Saturday on the WEWS Channel 5 Academic Challenge program at 7:00.  Interesting...

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Garrettsville - The rumors have been spreading like wildfire. Yes, it is true. Now that the ink is dry, Monica has given us her...

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Newton Falls - The council members gathered at the community center with the mayor, city manager, and city clerk last week for a special...

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Have you or someone you know been touched by cancer? Would you like to have this person remembered in a quilt? I am making...

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Burton - At 7 pm, Mayor Blair called the Burton Village Council Meeting to order.  All councilpersons were present. The police chief’s report was submitted...

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Freedom Twp. - Highlights of the January 20 meeting of the Freedom Township Trustees include the following: Zoning Inspector Derthick said he will be meeting...

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Windham - Windham Village met for their regularly scheduled January meeting  with all members and fiscal officer present.  In the mayor’s report the mayor...

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Garrettsville - Do you need a little motivation to lose weight, diet properly and exercise? Community EMS Boot Camp is a weight-loss challenge in...

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Nelson Township - The regularly scheduled Nelson Township...

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Mantua - During the January meeting of the...

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Hiram – During the 105th annual meeting of...

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Hiram-Mayor Bertrand called the meeting to order at...

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Garrettsville - Alien adolescents (Yes, yes, aren’t they...

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Hiram - Prize-winning organist Tom Trenney will bring...

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Windham - A little after 2:00 pm Monday,...

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Hiram Twp. – Last summer, a local woman...