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East Liverpool cleans up the city

EAST LIVERPOOL — The city observed Earth Day Saturday with the collection of household hazardous wastes, the awarding of environmental grants and cleanup of the downtown area. The annual CitySweep2018 event sponsored by several area businesses and agencies allowed residents to safely ...

Hancock County voters headed to polls on May 8

Candidates for the May 8 primary election in Hancock County may submit information to The Review via email (srappach@reviewonline.com), mail (210 East Fourth St., East Liverpool, Ohio 43920) or via our Virtual Newsroom (accessible at our website — reviewonline.com). Further information ...

Health department to host grocery store tours

EAST LIVERPOOL — Eating healthy does not have to be complicated or expensive, and, as part of its community health improvement plant, the city health department will be hosting grocery store tours to help consumers in their quest to buy and eat healthy food. The first tour is set for 10 ...

Officeholders and department heads to serve as poll workers

LISBON — Columbiana County commissioners have given officeholders and other department heads permission to let their employees serve as poll workers in the May 8 election. The action taken at Wednesday’s board was at the request of the county elections board, which is having trouble ...

JoAnn Robinson, 79

EAST LIVERPOOL - JoAnn Siddall Robinson, of East Liverpool, passed away Thursday, April 19, 2018 while under hospice care in New Philadelphia. She was 79. Born in East Liverpool, Jan. 21, 1939, she was a daughter of the late John and Evelyn McKinley Siddall. She lived most of her life in ...

Township, city stations tame house fire

GLENMOOR — A fire of undetermined cause destroyed a Cornell Street home Saturday evening, despite the efforts of three fire departments. According to Glenmoor fire Chief Bill Bennett, David Virden Sr. and Alice Virden, 16951 Cornell St., were home just before 5:30 p.m. when they noticed ...

School Resource Officer added to Stanton Elementary

HAMMONDSVILLE — Edison Local Schools has some extra safety in its buildings with the addition of new school resource officers in the elementary schools. Board members on Thursday ratified contracts with the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office and Saline Township Police Department to add ...

County to sell old police cruisers

NEW CUMBERLAND — Hancock County officials are holding off on advertising the sale of police cruisers following a discussion amongst the county commission and the sheriff’s office. Last week, the Commission tabled a request to advertise the sale of cruisers that had been used by the ...

Officials recognize county dog warden

NEW CUMBERLAND — Hancock County commissioners and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office are recognizing the county dog warden for the second time this year — this time for tending to someone involved in a vehicle accident. The commission and Sheriff Ralph Fletcher commended dog warden ...

Board approves personnel matters

WELLSVILLE — A number of contract renewals and non-renewals received approval this week by the Wellsville Board of Education. With a 3-0 vote — vice president Ed Bauer and Tom Brophey both were absent — the board approved numerous contract extensions amongst its current staff, with six ...