Account Email:    Password:  
 
   
*** BOARDMAN TOWNSHIP GOVERNMENT CENTER NORTH WING CLOSED TO PUBLIC FOR REPAIRS FEB 8 TO EARLY APRIL *****  
 Tuesday July 23, 2024
    Boardman Weather
    
    
    % humidity
Buy Boardman News Photos
View Current News
View / Purchase Ads and Announcements
 
  Check out our Local Events Calendar  
  FEATURE NEWS  
  Mahoning Valley Slovak Fest  
  July 18, 2024 Edition  
     THE 19th ANNUAL MAHONING VALLEY SLOVAK FEST will be held Sun., Aug. 11, from noon to 5:00 p.m. at St. Matthias Church, 2800 Shady Run Rd. A feature of the event will be music and entertainment by Gorska Muzicka, a group of student folk singers from Orava, Slovakia. There will also be a grand basket raffle, loads of Slovak foods, a bake sale, a Salvadoran Papusas and other raffles. This year’s Slovak Fest also features an evening of music and food on Fri., Aug. 9, from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at St. Christine Parish Center, 3165 South Schenley Ave., where Gorska Muzicka will be a feature.
  Public School System Provides Services To 30 Students Who Are Defined as Homeless  
  ‘Homeless students will not be stigmatized or segregated on the basis of their status as homeless. The District shall establish safeguards that protect homeless students from discrimination’:   July 18, 2024 Edition  
     BY JOHN A. DARNELL JR.
      associate editor
      Did you know that among the some 3,834 students who were enrolled in the Boardman Local School District for the 2023-24 school year, 30 were considered homeless?
      The Boardman Local School System has a policy governing the education of homeless students. That policy notes “Children who are identified as meeting the federal definition of “homeless” will be provided a free appropriate public education (FAPE) in the same manner as all other students of the district.
      “To that end, homeless students will not be stigmatized or segregated on the basis of their status as homeless. The District shall establish safeguards that protect homeless students from discrimination on the basis of their homelessness. The District shall regularly review and revise its policies, in...Read More >>
  Trustees Will Place 4.5-Mil EMS Levy On November General Election Ballot  
  July 11, 2024 Edition  
     Meeting on Monday night, Boardman Township’s Board of Trustees---Tom Costello, Brad Calhoun and Larry Moliterno---voted unanimously to place a 4.5-mil tax levy on the November 5 ballot to raise funds for EMS services.
      According to the resolution, the levy will be “for the purpose of providing and maintaining fire apparatus, mechanical resuscitators, underwater rescue and recovery equipment, or other fire equipment and appliances, buildings and sites therefor, or sources of water supply and materials therefor, for the establishment and maintenance of lines of fire-alarm communications, for the payment of firefighting companies or permanent, part-time, or volunteer firefighting, emergency medical service, administrative, or communications personnel to operate the same, including the payment of any employer contributions required for such personnel under section 145.48 or 742.34 of the Revised Code, for the purchase o...Read More >>
FEATURED    |    SUBSCRIBE    |    ADS    |    NEWS    |    COMMUNITY    |    SPORTS    |    ARCHIVE    |    PHOTOS    |    CONTACT
Boardman News 2024©
Contact Boardman News Boardman News Archive Sports in Boardman The Boardman Community Advertisements Subscribe to the Boardman News Boardman News Home and Features
Boardman News on Facebook Boardman News on Twitter