Marking Time in Alliance

Marking Time in Alliance offers short video tours of various historical markers and sites in and around the city of Alliance, Ohio. Jim Perone and his Mini visit locations and share information about why the site is important to our history. The series is available on our YouTube channel by following the links below. Each episode is accessible with closed captioning.

Enjoy, and, “we’ll see you next time, on down the road!”



  1. Mabel Hartzell
  2. Lexington Quaker Cemetery
  3. Sultana Tragedy
  4. Lincoln Memorial
  5. The Crossing
  6. Goat Hill
  7. Main Street Caboose
  8. Village of Freedom
  9. The Birthplace of Ohio’s State Flower
  10. The “Trailer” – promotional video for series
  11. Williamsport
  12. USS Maine Memorial
  13. Mount Union Stadium
  14. Chapman Hall
  15. Weybrecht Memorial
  16. 9/11 Memorial
  17. Aviators’ Jet
  18. Len Dawson Field
  19. Christmas in Alliance
  20. High School Murals
  21. City Hall History Plaques
  22. GAR and City Hall Renovations
  23. Firehouse Theater
  24. Morgan Memorial
  25. Freedom Square, Part 1
  26. Freedom Plaza, Part 2
Marking Time Madness winning bracket for 2021

Marking Time Madness Winning Video

We posted our 22nd Marking Time in Alliance episode and decided to have some MARCH MADNESS fun. The winning video for 2021 is High School Murals which won by only 10 votes over the dark horse contender, Firehouse Theater. The final score: High School Murals: 296 (50.9%); Firehouse Theater: 286 (49.1%). Thank you to everyone who cast their votes!

Jim and Karen Perone with their Mini at Mabel Hartzell Historical Home
2020 OLHA Award Winner