HISTORICAL MARKER CEREMONY HELD

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 in Poland.…
GIVING A FRESH START

Giving a Fresh Start

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

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

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.…
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 new location.

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 new location.…
CASSESE DIES

Carmine Cassese dies

Carmine Cassese, owner of MVR and retired Youngstown State University equipment manager lost his battle with pancreatic cancer Friday. He was 57.…
Small Ships Revue

Small Ships Revue Held

The small man-made vessels have been sailing down the Shenango River for more than 30 years as part of the annual Small Ships Revue.…
CELEBRATE POLAND FESTIVITIES BEGIN

Celebrate Poland festivities begin

There are a number of activities going on as part of the celebration, like fireworks and arts and crafts festivals.…
LIGHTNING HITS OIL TANK

Lightning hits oil tank

Officials with Dorfman Production believe that a lightning strike was to blame for an explosion at an oil tank in Berlin Center.…
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Union oks pact with company

CCL Container in Hermitage has reached a five-year contract agreement with its union workers that includes wage increases, a signing bonus and a possible two-year extension.…
Jobs

Chamber seeks wage data

The survey will be distributed to businesses in Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties either by email or by regular mail. Surveys should be returned by Aug. 16. …
Ohio health

Nursing home complaints up

So far this year, the Attorney General's Office has opened 131 abuse and neglect cases, as compared to 74 cases in the same time period last year. …
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Casino job signup set

Area residents interested in employment at Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley Race Course can now register online, submit a resume and receive e-mail notification when jobs are posted for the $125 million facility. …
Cocaine-Arrest

Mercer bust nets arrests

The Mercer County Drug Task Force started the sweep at 7 a.m. Friday throughout the county, but an official with the drug task force said most of the arrests were made in Sharon and Hermitage.…
Warren Summerfest

Summerfest draws artists

Kids in Warren got a chance to show off their hard work during Summerfest 2013 with art workshops and a parade on Courthouse Square. …
Ohio Budget Reaction

Dems react to Ohio budget

Democrats in the Ohio General Assembly continue to vent over the state's new biennium budget. …
Howard Garfield

Man, 81, accused of rape

An elderly Maryland man has been charged with raping a 9-year-old Cortland girl.…
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Warren man dies in Pa. crash

Update A Warren man was killed when he caused a chain reaction crash involving four semi trucks on Interstate 80 in Clarion Township, Pa., Thursday evening. …