Ohio budget heads to Kasich

Democrats, including State Sen. Capri Cafaro of Hubbard, registered their harshest criticism of the day at Republicans' failure to include a…


Discussing I-80 widening project

The Ohio Department of Transportation held a public meeting on Thursday night to talk about plans to combine two construction projects in Ma…

Erick Rivers

Second suspect arrested

On Tuesday morning, a Weathersfield woman told police she woke up to find a man standing in her bedroom. Two men have been arrested in the c…

Joe Schiavoni

Senator supports camera ban

A movement to ban traffic cameras in the state of Ohio did not reach a vote on the last day of the legislative session on Thursday, and will…


Ferrara brought to Youngstown

James Ferrara was brought back to Youngstown to face charges related to the 1974 slayings of the Marsh family in Canfield. He is already ser…

TMH Foundation money

Money to aid senior citizens

Money that for years had been donated to the old Trumbull Memorial Hospital Foundation is once again being used for needed health care in th…

Bath salts dangers

Bath salt dangers

Drug prevention specialist Joseph Glover said some people who have ingested mass quantities of bath salts have hallucinated, which can cause…

Gay in Youngstown

Being gay in Youngstown

Area gays and lesbians said it's not always easy living in the area, but acceptance is growing.

Bike and Build

Cyclists stop in Struthers

The cross-country bicyclists are from all around the country and are a part of Bike and Build. They stopped in Struthers on Thursday to help…

Rent Dispute

Homeless family cheated

Warren Police are investigating after a man who said he had property to rent, took a homeless woman's rent money and gave her keys to a hous…


Man facing sex charges

A 28-year-old man was indicted Thursday on charges that allege he tried to solicit a 12-year-old girl Sebring girl he met on the internet fo…

Abortion Protests

Abortion at center of protest

Abortion rights supporters protested on Thursday against a portion of Ohio’s budget that includes abortion provisions.

Hope House

Hope House receives grant

Hope House of Youngstown received a $25,000 grant Thursday from Mahoning County Commissioners.

Bob Bush

Cash assistance could be cut

Mahoning County Job and Family Services could lose federal money if the state doesn't improve its cash assistance program.


Trumbull AWL appoints director

The Animal Welfare League of Trumbull County announced Thursday they have named Kerry S. Pettit as executive director.

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

Bombing suspect indicted

A federal grand jury on Thursday returned a 30-count indictment against the surviving suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings, and many of t…

Farmer's Bank Robbery

Lake Milton bank robbed

Lake Milton police on Thursday apprehended two Ashtabula brothers suspected of robbing a bank within five minutes of the alleged robbery.