National Guard holds Open House

The Ohio National Guard invited the public to its Austintown armory to get a glimpse as to what they do to protect the people.

Candidate wishes for budget veto

As Ohio governor John Kasich is expected to sign the state’s two-year, $62 billion budget tonight, Ed Fitzgerald, his opposing Democratic ca…

MVR bocce social remembers owner

Many of the event’s attendees experienced mixed emotions as the tournament took place just one day after MVR owner, Carmine Cassese, lost hi…

Niles honors "favorite son"

The city of Niles honors Harry Stevens, the man who invented many American favorites such as hot dogs and drinking straws.

Lambert signs autographs

Former NFL star Jack Lambert met fans and signed autographs at the Eastwood Mall on Saturday in Niles.

Several departments battle blaze

The first alarm went out around 5:30 p.m. for a house on fire in the 3,000 block of West River Road, just south of Newton Falls.

Youngstown remembers Carmine Cassese

If you’ve ever been to the MVR in Youngstown, chances are you knew, or at the very least, met the owner Carmine Cassese. Many in the Valley,…

Lending a helping hand

Open Arms Community Outreach on Saturday set up tables full of food for those in need in Youngstown.

Historical marker ceremony held

President William McKinley’s boyhood home is no longer there, but it once stood where the current parking lot for the Home Savings Bank is i…

Giving a Fresh Start

The ministry in Warren hopes to lower the rate at which ex-offenders return to prison.

Racing for freedom

About 250 people showed up to help raise funds for Fifth Sparrow’s covenant care home for women leaving prison and re-entering society.

Combine encourages kids exercise

The goal of the “Children’s Combine” was to fight childhood obesity and promote health and wellness for the kids of Youngstown.

North Jackson library closed

The North Jackson branch of the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County checked out its last book and will reopen next month at a n…

Carmine Cassese dies

Carmine Cassese, owner of MVR and retired Youngstown State University equipment manager lost his battle with pancreatic cancer Friday. He wa…

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground Forecast for Saturday, June 29, 2013. The main weather story for the nation on Saturday will be the heat out West, speci…