Timberlanes

Former owner sentenced

The former owner of the Timberlanes restaurant was placed on home detention for eight months after she was criminally charged with failing to pay more than $200,000 in back employment taxes.…
Sunshine

Air Quality Advisory Issued

Friday marks the first day of summer and with that comes soaring temperatures and an air quality advisory for the area.…
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Mom left boy, 6, on boat

A Louisville mother is facing charges for leaving her 6-year-old son alone late Thursday on an unsecured boat on Berlin Lake for more than an hour.…
Trash

Street covered in trash

Residents and business owners on Youngstown’s South Side said they were surprised on Friday when they awoke to see trash covering Midlothian and South Avenue.…
Chupa-and-Moore-Mugs

Charges filed against duo

Weathersfield Police filed charges Friday against two Mineral Ridge residents accused of stealing $50 in change from a jar that contained money to be donated to those who suffer from leukemia.…
warren police car

Man attacked in Warren

A Kinsman man was hospitalized early Friday after he was attacked by two men on Warren’s northwest side.…
New Castle House Fire

Photos: New Castle Fire

Firefighters battled a house fire early Friday in New Castle. Crews allowed the vacant home in the 1000 block of S. Cascade Street to burn to the ground, while making sure the fire didn’t spread.…

Crews battle fire in New Castle

Firefighters in New Castle worked to keep a vacant house fire under control early Friday morning. …
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Money missing in Warren

A state audit shows former teacher and assistant athletic director Len Redmond misappropriated more than $46,000 from the district's athletic fund. …
Canfield community reacts to arrest in cold case murder

Community reacts to arrest

The ranch home that was the scene of the Marsh family murder is across the street from Donald Shelley. He said living across from the home always makes him nervous, especially when rumors start circulating.…
Library

Library branches to close

The North Jackson and Lake Milton branches of the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County will close until a new merged branch opens July 22.…
Boardman business hosts Adopt-A-Palooza

Pets Adopted in Boardman

Sweeney Chevrolet in Boardman hosted Adopt-A-Palooza, helping homeless pets find loving homes.…
Annual United Way cookoff heats up

United Way Cookoff Ignites

The annual United Way fundraiser wing cook off fulfilled a local tradition on Thursday, along with helping for a good cause.…
Lily pond

Lily Pond Event Set

The Lily Pond at Mill Creek Park is in need of renovations and the public is invited to a "Luau at the Lily Pond" on Saturday to raise funds for the project. …
Jail

Man charged in kidnapping

Kemari James is being held on a $100,000 bond on kidnapping and aggravated burglary charges. …
Portman blight bill

Blight part of bill

U.S. Sen. Rob Portman says the state needs extra help dealing with blighted and abandoned homes and he has a plan in mind. …
Marsh family grave

Photos: Marsh family murder

Ben Marsh, 32, his wife, Marilyn, and their 4-year-old daughter Heather, were brutally murdered Dec. 13, 1974 at their home on S. Turner Road in Canfield Township. …
Boardman Police

Children found in parked car

A Youngstown woman is due in court Thursday to face three counts of child endangering.…
Mahoning gets new dog warden

New dog warden named

Mahoning County voted Thursday to appoint a new dog warden.…
window accident charges

Man charged in window fall

A Warren man is facing attempted murder charges in connection with a woman falling from a window. …