Bob Dean

Dean proposes gun program

Warren Council President Bob Dean wants to start a gun buy-back program in the wake of a teen's shooting death on Friday at Perkins Park.

Iron Roots grant

YNDC lands $296,000 grant

The iron Roots Urban Farm on the South Side of Youngstown recently received a $296,000 grant, which will be used mostly for programming.

Ashley Barber Jade Olmstead

Suspect OK for trial

A judge ruled a suspect accused of brutally murdering YSU student Brandy Rosine-Stevens is mentally competent to stand trial.

Doll Houze

“Doll Houze” opens in Youngstown

What girl doesn't want to get "all-dolled up?" That's exactly what will happen if you step inside Youngstown's newest hair salon appropriate…

YSU Campus

Enrollment plan set

In light of declining enrollment at Youngstown State University, department heads have been asked to scrutinize their budgets.


Bond set in shooting

Bond was set at $1 million dollars for a man accused of a multiple shooting and arson in Campbell.

A Powerball lottery ticket is printed out of a lottery machine at a convenience store in Chicago on Saturday, May 18, 2013.

Jackpot is third largest

If you have an extra buck or two, you might want to take a chance at $400 million.


Feds tout firearms arrests

Warren's 'Little D-town" crime sweep is part of a record number of firearms arrests in Northern Ohio.


Valley partcipates in national event

A number of local communities and police departments will host National Night Out events to raise awareness of crime and drug prevention.

NiSource said it will spend $1.5 million to upgrade, resurface and pave several roads in Springfield Township and Poland Township.

Company plans to pave roads

NiSource Midstream Services said it will spend $1.5 million to upgrade, resurface and pave several roads in Springfield Township and Poland …

Madison car flips

Woman injured in crash

A witness said the driver was hanging out the window after crashing her car into a cement abutment on the Madison Avenue Expressway.

Stoneboro barn fire

Barn burns down in Pa.

The fire chief said the fire spread quickly because there were 1,200 bales of hay inside the barn.

Fitness challenge

Race challenge honors son

Jim Marucci has organized a 7-mile obstacle course fitness challenge in honor of his son, who died of cancer nearly a year ago.

Warren fatal fire

Woman died prior to fire

Lori Wishart, 41, was murdered and the fire was set to cover up the crime, officials ruled on Tuesday.

Perry Township cold case

Man renews cold case interest

Investigators first thought Ardes Bauman's death was a suicide, but it was later determined she was strangled and it was ruled a homicide.

First Place Bank

Bank fixes online issues

The corporation installed new loan and accounting systems that required customers to reset their passwords, which caused confusion for custo…

Vodka distillery

'Pure' vodka on the way

The Valley is home to several wineries and breweries, but a Canfield man is on the verge of opening the first local micro-distillery.

Travel alert

Ryan warns travelers

U.S. diplomatic posts in 19 cities in the Mideast and Africa will remain closed for the rest of the week amid intercepted "chatter" about te…