austintown new schools

New schools open

Two new elementary schools opened Wednesday for the first day of school in Austintown.

Ariel Castro

Ariel Castro found dead

The man who held three women captive in his home for nearly a decade before one escaped and alerted authorities has been found dead and is b…

Youngstown council

Redistricting talks heat up

Boundary lines for Youngstown’s wards haven’t changed in more than 30 years despite major population declines and shifts.

Internet-Cafe

Internet cafe ban on hold

The group filed almost 434,000 signatures in its effort to put the measure to a repeal vote next year, according to Ohio Secretary of State …

semi crash

Truck driver hurt in crash

Police said a woman in the passing lane drove into a truck, causing it to go off the road.

Cardinal Mooney High School

Mooney move gets approval

In a news release, Murry said he would agree to the move if the results of a financial feasibility study show there is sufficient financial …

Cistern project benefit

Auction to aid cistern project

A project to build a water cistern in Uganda is being spearheaded by two Cardinal Mooney seniors, Murphy Sharp and Kristina Aiad-Toss.

Senator Bob Casey, Jr.

Senator urges action

As lawmakers in Washington continue to receive updates and briefings on the civil war in Syria and the concerns over the use of chemical wea…

BUSINESS-MONEY

Casino tax revenues up

Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties governments are already seeing significantly more in receipts from the state's gambling casinos t…

Canfield Fair cleanup

Fair cleanup continues

The fair board said cleanup efforts start at midnight on Labor Day and are expected to be finished by Saturday.

NiSource Roads

County cashes in on road repairs

Ten miles of roadway is newly paved in Mahoning County thanks to the Road Use Management Agreement with NiSource Midstream.

Justin Hollins

Man charged with having rifle

A Warren man is being held in the Trumbull County Jail, accused of walking down a Warren road with a rifle.

HEROIN-AMBULANCE

Boy, 11, steps on needle

An 11-year-old boy stepped on a syringe in the front yard of his grandmother’s Warren apartment building.

Town Pub

New name for pub

A Boardman restaurant has a new look and a new name.

child abuse charges

Charges: Kids used as targets

An indictment obtained by our station alleges five children between the ages of 3 and 11 were used as BB gun target practice. Three people, …

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Scrappers attendance up

The Mahoning Valley Scrappers had an increase in attendance for the second consecutive season.

Gay Marriage Rally Held at YSU

Couple in gay marriage fight

A new plaintiff has joined a fight to have gay marriages recognized in Ohio despite a statewide ban.