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Niles honors "favorite son"

The city of Niles honors Harry Stevens, the man who invented many American favorites such as hot dogs and drinking straws.

LAMBERT SIGNS AUTOGRAPHS

Lambert signs autographs

Former NFL star Jack Lambert met fans and signed autographs at the Eastwood Mall on Saturday in Niles.

SEVERAL DEPARTMENTS BATTLE BLAZE

Several departments battle blaze

The first alarm went out around 5:30 p.m. for a house on fire in the 3,000 block of West River Road, just south of Newton Falls.

CASSESE DIES

Youngstown remembers Carmine Cassese

If you've ever been to the MVR in Youngstown, chances are you knew, or at the very least, met the owner Carmine Cassese. Many in the Valley,…

LENDING A HELPING HAND

Lending a helping hand

Open Arms Community Outreach on Saturday set up tables full of food for those in need in Youngstown.

HISTORICAL MARKER CEREMONY HELD

Historical marker ceremony held

President William McKinley's boyhood home is no longer there, but it once stood where the current parking lot for the Home Savings Bank is i…

GIVING A FRESH START

Giving a Fresh Start

The ministry in Warren hopes to lower the rate at which ex-offenders return to prison.

RUN FOR FREEDOM

Racing for freedom

About 250 people showed up to help raise funds for Fifth Sparrow's covenant care home for women leaving prison and re-entering society.

COMBINE ENCOURAGES KIDS EXERCISE

Combine encourages kids exercise

The goal of the "Children's Combine" was to fight childhood obesity and promote health and wellness for the kids of Youngstown.

The North Jackson branch of the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County checked out its last book and will reopen next month at a new location.

North Jackson library closed

The North Jackson branch of the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County checked out its last book and will reopen next month at a n…

CASSESE DIES

Carmine Cassese dies

Carmine Cassese, owner of MVR and retired Youngstown State University equipment manager lost his battle with pancreatic cancer Friday. He wa…

Small Ships Revue

Small Ships Revue Held

The small man-made vessels have been sailing down the Shenango River for more than 30 years as part of the annual Small Ships Revue.

LIGHTNING HITS OIL TANK

Lightning hits oil tank

Officials with Dorfman Production believe that a lightning strike was to blame for an explosion at an oil tank in Berlin Center.

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Union oks pact with company

CCL Container in Hermitage has reached a five-year contract agreement with its union workers that includes wage increases, a signing bonus a…

Jobs

Chamber seeks wage data

The survey will be distributed to businesses in Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties either by email or by regular mail. Surveys shoul…