Students pave path in park

It was a perfect day Wednesday to clean up and improve Peterson Park in the center of Poland.

Allegiant Flight

Allegiant fleet back in service

Allegiant Air says its fleet of MD-80 aircraft is back in service after an overhaul of emergency exit slides.

Shutdown impacts sewer project


Furloughed workers at the Air Reserve Station in Vienna Township gathered Wednesday for a peaceful protest.

Cruiser collides with two cars

An Ohio State Patrol trooper and two other people were taken to the hospital after a crash in Boardman Wednesday.

Old steel mill

YSU professor writes book

Youngstown State University history professor Donna DeBlasio has written a book called "Images of America: Youngstown."

Parks fall victim to shutdown

Some areas in local parks are closed due to the government shutdown, but many facilities remain open.


Teacher surprised with check

LeAnne Snyder, a teacher in Boardman, was surprised to learn she won Office Max's "A Day Made Better" award.

Warren police

Cops get mental health training

Over the next two weeks, officers will learn how to de-escalate a situation with someone suffering from mental health issues that they may e…


Shutdown won't affect MYCAP

The federal government shutdown will not affect a number of programs that help the area's lower income families.

MYCAP could lose program

MYCAP directors said the Ohio Department of Education sent a letter last week requesting the agency give up its nutrition program because of…

Library launches Hoopla digital

Hoopla allows library patrons to stream or download movies, music or audio books onto their smart phone, tablet and computer for free.


Report: Victim was drunk

A woman who was killed in August while crossing U.S. Route 422 in Southington was legally drunk, according to toxicology results received Tu…

Students create artwork for show

Students at the Rich Center for Autism in Youngstown will get a chance to show off their artwork and raise money for the center at the same …

Kitten killer sentenced

A Warren man charged with killing a kitten in a fit of rage pleaded no contest in court on Tuesday.

Route 224 I-680 construciton

I-680/Route 224 exit to close

The Interstate 680 exit ramp to Route 224 in Boardman will be closed for a short time on Wednesday.


Obama speaks on shutdown

Congress hung "Closed" signs on a big swath of the government Tuesday and sent home 800,000 workers in what President Barack Obama labeled a…