1 HURT IN CRASH

1 hurt in crash

Police said the biker lost control of his motorcycle and ended up on the sidewalk on McGuffey Road.…
MAN SHOT IN DRIVE-BY

Man shot in drive-by

Youngstown Police said a man was shot outside his home on West Chalmers Avenue early Friday morning.…
20130822_FLOOD_MTG_

Newton Falls seeks flood aid

The village of Newton Falls is trying to declare a state of disaster to get FEMA to help with all the flooding…
GE Workers in Warren Reject Contract

GE adding jobs at 3 plants

GE officials said there is an increased demand for alternatives to traditional incandescent light bulbs, and part of the expansion involves a new deal with Walmart.…
The woman accused in a child pornography case taught at an Austintown preschool for 12 years.

Porn suspect was teacher

Watch the attached video to see a raw interview with the preschool director, who said she was "floored" by the child pornography allegations against 12-year teacher Connie Ramirez. …
Youngstown Parks

Park study reveals usage

Over the past several months, at random times on different days, the Youngstown State University Department of Urban and Regional Studies surveyed 30 park properties within the city of Youngstown.…
Michael Burrelli

Police: Son killed father

State police said a Neshannock Township man was fatally shot late Wednesday by his son.…
CHILD-ABUSE

Tips for talking with kids

With recent news accounts of the arrest of a local preschool teacher on charges of rape and child sex crimes, many parents are wondering how to approach their children about the subject.…
Portman tours blighted neighborhoods

Portman tours neighborhoods

Federal lawmakers are working together across party lines to help communities get their hands on more money that are struggling to tear down blighted properties. …
Letson house

Neighbors upset at Letson house

Residents of Warren's 3rd Ward near Foster Drive N.E. feel like their neighborhood is being destroyed by a house owned by state Rep. Tom Letson and said during a zoning appeals hearing on Thursday that they feel they are being lied to.…
SCHOOL-SUPPLIES

New school report cards out

Ten local schools from Mahoning and Trumbull counties met all 24 standards set by the state. Two, Warren and Youngstown, were among the 12 worst school districts measured by the same standards. …
Newton Falls flooding

Meeting set to discuss flooding

Recent flooding in Trumbull County is the subject of a special meeting Thursday night in Newton Falls. …
COURT-JURY-JUDICIAL-GAVEL-LAW-JUSTICE

2 more charged in Ponzi scheme

The brother of a Warren man sentenced to more than seven years in federal prison for scamming $15 million from more than 400 investors in a Ponzi scheme and an employee of their company were charged this week with federal crimes.…
Wheatland Tube in Sharon

Sulfuric acid spilled into river

Some 5,000 gallons of sulfuric acid has spilled into the Shenango River, killing some fish, officials said.…
Youngstown-Skyline

City holding meeting on parks

Youngstown city officials will hold a special meeting Thursday to come up with ideas of how to better use the city's park areas.…
John Monroe

YSU student was robbery victim

Four armed robberies have been reported since Saturday night on Youngstown’s North Side, including one just after midnight Thursday.…