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.

Erin Trell overdose indictment

3 indicted in teen’s overdose death

Three people were secretly indicted last week on charges they contributed to the September overdose death of a Boardman High School graduate…

Michael Paige

Woman pleads in 2012 homicide

Jury selection was postponed for a murder defendant after a co-defendant pleaded guilty to lesser charges on Monday.

Joe Schiavoni

Area Dems counter Kasich ahead of speech

Members of the Mahoning Valley’s Democratic delegation in Columbus warned their constituents Monday morning to not simply accept what Govern…

Summer feeding

Meal program seeks summer sites

Neighborhood Ministries of Youngstown is seeking churches or organizations to join in giving free meals to needy children ages 18 and under.