Healthier schools

Obama: New norm for schoolchildren

The Obama administration is moving to phase out junk food advertising on football scoreboards and elsewhere on school grounds.

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Photos: After the Collapse

On Dec. 22, 2013, the roof at 751 Churchill in Girard caved in and collapsed the ceilings of most of the apartments in the the building. 8 f…

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Ryan joins Obama for announcement

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Congressman Tim Ryan joined President Obama Tuesday afternoon for an announcement detailing two manufacturing innovation institutes.

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CPO cards critical tool for victims

A new card that is now available to anyone who has filed a civil protection order is just one more tool police and courts are using to help …

Youngstown firefighters

YFD adds new firefighters

Top city leaders in Youngstown gathered Tuesday to administer the oath of office to two new firefighters.

Bob Hagan

Hagan adds to Tressel/YSU talk

The state representative from Youngstown revived the idea of Jim Tressel taking over for YSU President Randy Dunn, who will exit in August.

I-680 accidents

Multiple accidents tie up I-680

It doesn’t take much snow to cause problems on the roadway. That was evident Tuesday as the morning commute got tied up with multiple accide…

Ohio Gov. John Kasich delivers his State of the State address at the Performing Arts Center, Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, in Medina, Ohio. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

Kasich focuses on education, taxes

As he got his State of the State speech under way, Ohio Gov. John Kasich pushed a plan to drive Ohio's tax rates under 5 percent for individ…

Mahoning County Jail

Inmates will help fill potholes

Inmates in the day-reporting program at the Mahoning County Jail will help employees from the engineer's office fill potholes.