Mitch Lynch and Patricia Tinkler have taken over the café at Fellows Riverside Gardens. For the next three years, Friends Specialty of the Garden Café will offer a menu reflecting plants at the gardens.
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Northeast Ohio may not be Alaska – but it sure seems that way lately. Temperatures swing from sub-zero to thirty degrees often in a day. Auto experts offer drivers’ tips for a smooth morning commute. Here’s John Veauthier.
JOHN VEAUTHIER: A dead battery and a bad back-up plan is a good combination for a bad morning commute. Chelsea Pompeani is with Triple-AAA motor club’s East Central region. She offers some advice.
CHELSEA POMPEANI – The first thing that you want to do is go outside and scrape or brush off any ice before you start your car and then, you put the defrosters on. Then things will move along a lot quicker.
VEAUTIER: Pompeani stresses prevention and preparation. She says to get your car battery tested and park your car in a garage as often as you can. Then, start thinking of what to do if you are stranded.
POMPEANI – Well, I want to make sure that people are aware of some kind of things that you have in your car. We’ve seen a lot this year of people getting stuck in their cars for long periods of time. , you want to make sure that you’re prepared for those situations and We actually offer emergency roadside kits for winter.
VEAUTIER: You can also make your own.
POMPEANI – In those kits, you should have a cell phone, a car charger, blankets, flashlights, extra batteries, a first-aid kit.
For a detailed list of items to include in your emergence kit, visit TheNewsOutlet.org I’m John Veauthier.
Natural gas well owners shorted the Ohio tax department millions of dollars in 2014, but the state lacks the authority to claim it. (External Link: Written by Chris Cotelesse, a former intern for The News Outlet and journalism graduate from Youngstown State University.)
Valentine’s Day may be about love, but it’s also about candy – especially chocolate. While most Americans will nibble on chocolate-covered caramels and nuts, residents in the Mahoning Valley prefer their chocolate on the healthier side. Here’s Nicolette Pizzuto.
Ohio is near the top of the list of infant deaths in the country. Mahoning County is near the top of the list of counties in those deaths.
Mahoning County health officials have a plan to reduce the number of infant deaths. Improving mother’s health and birth spacing are the first two plans of action.
The names of school board members at Ohio’s publicly funded Horizon and Noble charter schools are unlike those on traditional public school boards.
Since 1985, the owner of the Idora Park property has promised to develop a City of God on the site. After 29 years, the property sits idle. Now, the owner Mount Calvary Pentecostal Church, may ask the community for financial help to kick start the development.