Lessons learned at Water Festival

Fourth graders in Warren left the classroom Wednesday for a lesson about the earth’s most abundant resource.

Phantoms help build house

Youngstown Phantoms players helped build a Habitat for Humanity House in Struthers.

Power issues resolved

Officials with FirstEnergy power company said service is back to normal on Wednesday after a series of outages around northeast Ohio.

Teen charged in robbery spree

Mahoning County Prosecutors said they intend to have the teenager arrested Tuesday in a series of armed robberies tried as an adult.

Laptops replace textbooks

Traditional text books in freshman classes at United Local High School sit on the shelves not on students desks.

New diner planned

A new diner is set to open in the Boardman area.

Joint police district discussed

Preliminary results of a feasibility study to merge three police departments in Trumbull County were discussed Wednesday.

Free music program begins at the Butler

Wednesday marked the opening performance of a free music program at the Butler Institute of Art. It’s all part of the “Music at Noon” event …

10 Back To School Safety Tips

Now that school is back in session, stress abounds. Ed Samane offers tips every child should know to ease parents’ worries as they send thei…

Sheriff’s deputy pleads guilty

A Mahoning County Sheriff’s deputy pleaded guilty Wednesday to a lesser charge of failing to control his vehicle after a crash that sent a m…

Delphi hearing being held

UPDATE

A House hearing on the federal government’s auto bailout and how it affected 20,000 salaried Delphi employees is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. Wat…

Students hold 9-11 ceremonies

Two ceremonies honoring those who died during the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks were held on Wednesday in the area.

Murder house razed

The home in Newton Falls where three people were fatally shot last year in one of the deadliest mass murders in recent Trumbull County histo…

Rapist found hanging in cell

A Warren man convicted in 2005 of raping his girlfriend’s 8-year-old son was found hanging in his prison cell on Tuesday, officials said.

Twinkle’s Kitchen | Homemade Pita Chips

Instead of sticking your hand into the potato chip bag and then regretting it later, keep healthy snacks around the kitchen. Homemade bagel …

Hurricane Humberto forms in the Atlantic

MIAMI (AP) — Humberto (oom-BEHR’-toh) strengthened to a Category 1 hurricane far out in the Atlantic early Wednesday, becoming the first hur…