The Newcomerstown Chamber of Commerce will be accepting applications for its Toys for Local Tots program, Nov. 9-13.

Applications may be picked up at the Newcomerstown News office or the Dale Gress Real Estate office in Newcomerstown. Those applying must live in the Newcomerstown Exempted Village School District.

If applicants are receiving toys from Share-A-Christmas or the Salvation Army, they are not eligible to receive toys through this program.

The group is also accepting monetary donations. To donate, please make a check payable to the Newcomerstown Chamber of Commerce, Toys for Local Tots, and mail it to: Huntington National Bank, 100 W. Main St., Newcomerstown, OH 43832.

Unwrapped new or gently-used toys may also be donated.

Toys will be picked up Tuesday, Dec. 8 from 10 a.m. to noon and Wednesday, Dec. 9 from noon to 3 p.m. in former Morgan Pharmacy/Shrivers' Pharmacy building on S. College Street, Newcomerstown. The Chamber will not call each person who signs up.

For information, call 740-498-4545.