The Update | Project Mayhem Concert Postponed Until Saturday

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Due to the threat of rain this evening, the Project Mayhem concert at Boardman High School stadium has been postponed and will now take place at 8:30 p.m. Saturday, May 18.

Gates will open at 7 p.m. Fireworks will follow the concert.

Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the Boardman High security office at the school’s Door 1 until 3 p.m. today. Tickets will also be sold at the gate before the concert.

Project Mayhem is an annual rock concert with a symphonic touch, presented by Boardman High students. The stadium is located on the BHS campus on Glenwood Avenue.

Fresh Marketplace Season Begins Saturday

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. – The 2024 season of Fresh Marketplace will begin Saturday, May 18, at 129 Chestnut St.

The market will operate each Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. through Sept. 30, with live entertainment starting at 10 a.m. Singer-songwriter Jim Scott will be the opening day performer.

A favorite of marketplace patrons is the grille, focusing on local products such as Burn’s Sheep and Cattle meats and local farmers from New Wilmington and the ever-popular Amish donuts. Each week’s menu reflects in-season, local vegetables.

Returning vendors and farmers include Green Acres Alpaca, Log Cabin Creations, MB’s Gems & More, Stella’s Sundries, Wolfcreek Farm, Leftovers, Moore’s Metals & Ferris Farms, Glacier Till Farms, Pasture Maid Creamery, County Pies, Coryea’s Maple Products, Budz, Rowlands Forge, United Presbyterian Women and New Wilmington Garden Club.

Wilmington Reads summer reading experience, in collaboration with Small Circle Used Books and New Castle Public Library, will once again operate in the space adjacent to the Fresh Marketplace building, with special readings, guests and themed crafts.

New this year, the Fresh Marketplace welcomes Pennsylvania Sour Dough, offering naturally leavened bread; Sylvan and Simplicity, soy candles; Mollie’s Books, a self-published local author; and Val’s Homestead, offering a variety of homegrown organic vegetables and herbs.

Rummage Sale at Metro Assembly

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Metro Assembly of God, 2530 South Ave., will present a rummage sale from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 25. 

Admission and parking are free.

The sale will include one-of-a-kind items, housewares, home goods and hidden gems.

All funds raised will benefit the church’s community events, outreach and strategic partners.

Pictured at top: Emily Choleva performs during last year’s Project Mayhem concert at Boardman High School stadium.

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