Meet Frances Kirby, Donor

The Alliance Historical Society Antique and Collectible Auction scheduled May 18 at the Alliance Elks Lodge will be an opportunity to peek into, and go home with, a little bit of Alliance history. That was the objective of Frances “Peanut” Kirby when she...

Work Begins on Connector Trail

On April 29, 2019, Stark Parks held a ceremony at Rodman Public Library to celebrate the beginning of the 1.74 mile connector trail that will join the Iron Horse Trail to the south with the Mahoning Valley Trail to the north. Construction of the trail will follow the...

Indexing Alliance

Call it a coincidence, but just the other day I found this newspaper clipping from the January 3, 2007 edition of The Alliance Review in a batch of papers that were donated to the Historical Society. Why did it catch my eye? Because that is me in the picture! Yes,...

Historical DVDs of Alliance

DVDs of Alliance Landmarks are available. This 23-minute video presentation created by Frank and Joan Woolf and narrated by Dick Elliott includes the many historic buildings and landmarks Alliance has had through the years. DVDs of the Fairmount Children’s Home...