A bi-partisian group of Pennsylvania state senators unveiled a new transportation bill on Friday to pay for bridge and road improvements.
State Rep. Bob Hagan, D-Youngstown, said he plans to challenge Republican U.S. Sen. Rob Portman of Ohio in the 2016 election because of Portman’s vote earlier this week against expanded background checks for gun purchases.
After a tense, all-day manhunt and house-to-house search by thousands of SWAT team officers with rifles and armored vehicles, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was cornered in a homeowner’s yard, where he exchanged gunfire with police while holed up in a boat, authorities said.
Ever since Monday afternoon’s bombing at the Boston Marathon, many have been trying to guess who could perpetrate such a crime and why they would do it.
The garbage strike is beginning to heat up after Allied Waste filed a federal lawsuit against the Teamsters of Youngstown for picketing outside its Toledo facility.
The state’s top court will hear oral arguments next week in a case where union employees were cited for unfair labor practices after they picketed a Mahoning County MRDD meeting.
Youngstown Councilman John Swierz is recuperating in the hospital after suffering a heart attack Thursday night at his home.
Most of Hermitage was without power for about two hours Friday afternoon.
Some Campbell Elementary second graders graduated from an anti-bullying program they started at the beginning of the year.
Youngstown’s goal this summer to deter crime in the city will focus on youth. A new program was announced Friday to encourage families to take a more active role in knowing where their children are.
A Youngstown ambulette owner pleaded guilty this week to bilking the federal and state government out of $400,000.
For the second time in two years, a Mahoning County murder case has been forced to stop soon after getting started.
Garage sale season is kicking off with one of the biggest events in the area.
Two people were in injured in a three vehicle crash in Springfield Township Friday afternoon.
Authorities said 78 of 97 suspects facing a variety of state and federal charges, mostly revolving around the drug trade in Trumbull County, have been apprehended by federal agents and U.S. Marshals, though the kingpin of the Detroit-to-Warren drug pipeline remains at-large.
Some of the valley’s littlest residents are proving you’re never too young to raise money for a worthy cause.
One person was taken to the hospital after a fire broke out at a home in Beaver Township Friday afternoon.
Austintown police are looking for two suspects believed to be involved in several thefts in the township.
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced Friday he is sending a training video to every school district in Ohio to help prepare administrators, teachers, and school employees if they are ever faced with a shooting crisis.
A Brookfield native living near Boston said her community was locked down while authorities conduct a massive manhunt for the Boston Marathon bombing suspect.