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very satisfying giving to the children of deployed soldiers,” she said. “We’ve gotten a doll to every child in the state who has a parent overseas.” Even though the group has made thousands of children happier worldwide, the need for more help exists. “Right now, I need people that can sew, stuff and make hair,” said Householder. “But there’s a job for everybody if you come out to help.” The Barberton branch of The Giving Doll meets the third Wednesday of every month, from 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. in the Arts and Crafts room at The Active Adult Center. Those interested can find more information at www.thegivingdoll. com.


Volunteers for The Giving Doll display dolls they’ve made for children in need.

An eggs-tra special Easter display


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What started as a snowman turned into an Easter display for an E. Tuscarawas Avenue family. Monday morning, Tony Oktela with sons Maverick, 6, and Maxton, 4, created an Easter showcase.

Landsharks on to state championship

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CITY OF BARBERTON Fiscal Year 2013 CONSOLIDATED PLAN AMENDMENTS FOR HOUSING AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS The City of Barberton is anticipating amending its 2013 Action Plan for the Federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program. The Action Plans describes the City’s proposed activities for addressing needs of affordable housing, community/economic development and infrastructure. The City of Barberton is soliciting citizen comments on the Amendments. The 30 day review period of the Amendment begins on March 14, 2013 and ends April 14, 2013. The 2013 Amendment includes reallocating $545,116.00 from the Section 108 Balloon Repayment line item. The amendment is requested to increase the level of services to low to moderate income individuals. Persons needing special accommodations to comment or additional information may call the Barberton Planning Department at 330-848-6729. Written comments will be accepted in writing and may be sent to: The Barberton Planning Department, 576 W. Park Avenue, Barberton, Ohio 44203 or . Public meetings to discuss the amendment will be held on: March 20, 2013 at 5:30pm in Council Chambers, April 1, 2013 at 6pm in the small court room and 7:30pm in Council Chambers, April 8, 2013 at 7:30pm in Council Chambers located at 576 W. Park Avenue, Barberton, Ohio 44203.

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April 27, 2013


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This trip will depart from 623 West Liberty Street, Medina, Ohio 44256 (across the street from the A.I. Root Candle Co.) An optional lunch box will be offered for an additional $7.00 Your lunch box must be purchased with your ticket order. Order tickets 24/7 from website • Click on “TICKETS” then follow the simple instructions. Have your credit card ready. Print tickets at home! TO ORDER BY PHONE: CALL 330-667-5121 and listen to prompts and order.


The Barberton Middle School Destination Imagination team, Babbling Landsharks, won the local Destination Imagination challenge. They will now proceed to Mt. Vernon for the Destination Imagination state championship. Pictured, back row, Alex Teagle, Eli Mitchell, Torie Mitchell and Mr. Vincent. In the front row, Jason Nevel, Megan Schantz and Max Taylor.

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