Team Alex benefit held

The proceeds of the event are going to Team Alex because of their generosity to the Girard IFH.

Peace Parade marches

The annual Peace Parade, now in its third year, promoted non-violence through the streets of downtown Youngstown.

Bike ride benefits kids

Lisbon Rail to Trail teamed up with Weaver Family Chiropractic in Austintown for Bike for Children.

HEALTHCARE-MONEY-INVEST

State officials warn for scams

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine warned that scammers are calling homeowners claiming to be a rep with the Affordable Care Act.

Car slams into house

A car crashed into the side of a home on Youngstown's North Side Saturday evening.

Fans gather at Lawn-Con

Every year at Lawn-Con, fans get the chance to meet some big-name comic book artists right here in Youngstown.

Employees furloughed at prison

Employees at Elkton Federal Prison in Elkton have been furloughed, but are still required to come into work.

McNally speaks on opponent's scandal

Democratic candidates from all around the Valley were talking with other party members at the Knoll Run Golf Course Saturday.

BeerFest benefitted Golden String

Guests tasted beverages from the local area, across the country and even across the globe at the first annual Youngstown BeerFest.

Equality picnic held in Mercer

Members of the gay and lesbian community gathered in Mercer County on Saturday to fight for laws in Pennsylvania.

Store robbed by armed men

The suspects showed handguns and asked for all the money in the safe and register.

Driver arrested after accident

Police arrested one driver for driving under the influence after a two vehicle accident in Beaver Township Saturday.

Body found in Boardman

UPDATE

Police in Boardman are investigating the death of a man found near Southern Boulevard, behind the railroad tracks.

Fire claims one life

Fire fighters found the elderly victim dead in the front room of the house on Homewood Avenue in Youngstown.

Internet cafes face stricter rules

The restrictions essentially cut down on consumer incentive for playing, and several area cafes already had closed by Friday evening.

Warren welcomes 2 new officers

Some of the money to pay for the new officers will come from a $250,000 COPS grant the city received.