Youngstown council members unanimously passed a resolution opposing House Bill 203 which would give Ohioans with a concealed carry permit the right to shoot someone if they felt threatened.

Council opposes gun law

Youngstown council members unanimously passed a resolution opposing House Bill 203 which would give Ohioans with a concealed carry permit th…

Niles fracking meeting

Niles repeals Bill of Rights

City council members took the action Wednesday after passing the original law last month in response to fears a well was going to be drilled…

Sebring teachers rally

Sebring union rallies support

Another bargaining session between the teachers union and the Sebring Local Board of Education is set Monday.

Wayne Perry

Man arrested in RV burglary

U.S. Marshals arrested a suspect accused of breaking into an RV business in McKineley Heights.

Randall Craig Fleischer

Conductor previews opening concert

The musical director of the Youngstown Symphony Orchestra sat down to lunch at the Jewish Community Center Wednesday afternoon.


‘Raptor’ logs visitors to school

If you're planning to visit Austintown Local Schools, make sure you have your driver's license on you. You’ll need it as part of a new secur…


'Promise' helps uninsured women

Joanie's Promise started last November and within the past few weeks has helped more than 500 uninsured or under-insured women.


Chamber hosts Athena lunch

Some of the Valley's best-known female business and community leaders sat down to lunch Wednesday with what could be the next generation of …

Lisa Antonini

Antonini to be sentenced

Former Mahoning County treasurer Lisa Antonini will be sentenced more than two years after she admitted to taking a $3,000 bribe from a Youn…

Demaine Kitchen and John McNally

Candidates address Chamber

Two candidates vying for Youngstown mayor spoke to the Regional Chamber's Government Affairs Council Wednesday morning.

Santos R. Rivera

Man charged with heroin trafficking

A Youngstown man was indicted Tuesday by a federal grand jury on drug trafficking charges after he was found with 436 grams of heroin in his…

dead body on Koegh Avenue

Woman's body identified

The Mahoning County coroner identified the woman found dead in an East Side ditch.

Warren police

Warren man shot

A Warren man was shot early Wednesday by someone hiding in his driveway.

lakeisha bell

Woman indicted in shooting

A 19-year-old Warren woman was indicted Wednesday on murder charges after she fatally shot a teenager at her birthday party at Perkins Park.

William Brock

Niles ‘Santa’ indicted

A Niles man who neighbors said told children he was Santa Claus was indicted Wednesday on 35 charges that accuse him of possessing child por…

James Fetty

Man sentenced for raping niece

A Struthers man was sentenced Wednesday to 10 years in prison on 60 sex charges that include he raped his 8-year-old niece.