Metroparks run

Race to benefit playgrounds

Runners pounded the pavement Sunday morning in Mill Creek Park for the inaugural Green Cathedral 5K and a half marathon.

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Vets ride for comrades

A bike ride in Champion on Sunday was aimed at helping disabled veterans transition back to life outside the military.

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Police surround house

Youngstown police and the Mahoning Valley Crisis Response Team surrounded a house on Glacierview Drive in Youngstown and arrested a man insi…

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Urban farming takes root

Youngstown looks at urban farming and the opportunities it offers to residents. Free classes are beginning soon.

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Reward offered in Donofrio case

The Mahoning County Violent Crimes Task Force is offering a $25,000 reward in connection to information in the death of former Valley busine…

Bow hunters ready for season

More than 200,000 bowhunters are expected to participate in Ohio's popular white-tailed deer archery hunting season starting Sept. 28 and co…

SECOND WATER FIRE EVENT HELD

Second Water Fire event held

There were different things happening all day in Sharon, ending with a lighting ceremony of cauldrons placed in the Shenango River.

DINNER BENEFITS HABITAT FOR HUMANITY

Dinner benefits Habitat for Humanity

The Youngstown State University chapter of Habitat for Humanity partnered with the Western Reserve United Methodist Church mission committee…

STEAK FRY HELD

Steak fry held

The steak fry is one of two main fundraisers the Saint Vincent de Paul Society holds every year to help support the soup kitchen and food pa…

PETS CREATE ART

Art created by pets

Pets, with the help of their owners, created works of art using everything from their paws to their tails.

BIKERS SURPRISE SOUTHINGTON BOY

Bikers surprise Southington boy

Motorcycle riders from near and far traveled to the Valley Saturday morning to lift the spirits of a young boy battling brain cancer.

ANTLERS AND ANGLERS EVENT HELD

Antlers & Anglers event held

The first 200 children received a fishing pole at the annual Armstrong Antlers and Anglers show at Boardman Park.

CAR DISPLAYS YOUNGSTOWN HISTORY

Car displays Youngstown history

When most people come across a nice, classic car, they stop and admire, but one 1949 Ford is becoming all the rage in the city of Youngstown…

THOUSANDS PARTICIPATE IN RACE

Thousands participate in race

The early season cross-county meet had 380 school teams competing in 14 different races in Boardman.

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Semi goes off bridge, driver killed

One person died after a tractor-trailer lost control and careened off a bridge on Interstate 80 Saturday morning in Hubbard Township.

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Ghoul Mansion opens early

Ghoul Mansion in Sharon, Pa., opened early this year, hoping to cash in on people visiting the second WaterFire Sharon event on Saturday.