YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- This year’s Fellows Riverside Gardens Daffodil Show is set for Saturday and Sunday, says Leslie Cusano, Mill Creek Park marketing manager.
The American Daffodil Society Midwest regional show, presented by Mill Creek MetroParks’ Fellows Riverside Gardens, is one of more than 40 American Daffodil Society shows held this spring throughout the United States.
BOARDMAN, Ohio -- Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley will present Handel’s Ice Cream with its 2014 “Champion for Our Valley’s Children” award at the fourth annual Champions for Our Valley’s Children dinner at 5:30 p.m. May 13. Eleven individuals and organizations will be honored with a “Children’s Advocate Award.”
The dinner will be held at The Lake Club in Poland.
BROOKFIELD, Ohio -- The Strimbu Memorial BBQ celebrates 25 of giving a hand up, not a hand out, May 7 at the Yankee Lake Ballroom here. The barbecue is part of a fundraising effort for the Strimbu Memorial Fund.
As typically happens when an enterprise celebrates a milestone, this year’s event looks to be the biggest and best so far, organizers say. In addition to the food and drink, live and silent auctions and free bag of vidalia onions, the barbecue will have live entertainment from up-and-coming country music star Chris Higbee.
WASHINGTON – Ready for sunshine, chocolate eggs and jellybeans, consumers are expected to spend an average of $137.46 each on apparel, food, candy and gifts this Easter season. Total spending is expected to reach $15.9 billion.
The per-person average is down slightly from the $145.13 consumers spent last year, according to the National Retail Federation's Easter Spending Survey.
GIRARD, Ohio --– The former Holiday Inn MetroPlex will go up for auction May 7. The property, which opened in 1987 under the Holiday Inn banner, operated until recently as a Rodeway Inn & Suites, abruptly closing last month following a pair of fires.
The auction will take place at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Independence, following onsite inspections scheduled for 2-4 p.m. April 15 and 22 and a May 3 inspection set for 1-3 p.m. The Girard property is one of 25 properties that Chartwell Auctions LLC will offer at the 11 a.m. auction scheduled for May 7.
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- Former MetroPlex to Be Auctioned May 7 - April 14, 2014
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- Jones Among Barron’s Top 1200 Financial Advisers - April 8, 2014
- Mahoning County Prepares to Auction South Side Annex - April 7, 2014
- Kent Trumbull Campus Volunteer Fair Set for May 1 - April 7, 2014
- Regional Chamber Business Showcase Takes Place May 1 - April 4, 2014
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