Police

Sciortino Stop Investigated

A traffic stop that ended in Mahoning County Auditor Michael Sciortino being cited for weaving across marked traffic lines has prompted an i…

Kitten Killed in Warren

Accused Kitten Killer in Court

A Warren man accused of beating his girlfriend’s 12-year-old daughter’s kitten to death is free on bond after his arraignment.

BUSINESS-MONEY

Trumbull Meeting Set

Brookfield officials have invited local business owners to attend a meeting to discuss possibilities surrounding three unnamed businesses lo…

MICHAEL-PEZZULO

Man Charged in Poland Rape

A Hillsville man is being held in the Mahoning County Jail on suspicion of raping his ex-wife.

Scott Street Fire

Fire Engulfs House

Youngstown firefighters worked to control a vacant house fire late Thursday night.

Power of the Arts

Art Districts Proposed

Youngstown State University and Valley cultural group Power of the Arts have teamed up to host several events aimed at connecting local arti…

yukon wolf hybrid

Wolf-Like Dog Sighted

A wolf-like dog was spotted in Columbiana County, and a resident believes it to be his missing pet.

Leonard Kirtz graduates

8 Graduate from Kirtz

The school, which provides programs and education for children with developmental disabilities, held its 45th commencement ceremony.

Holly Welch

Teacher of the Year Honored

Holly Welch teaches bio-technology at Choffin Career and Technical Center. She has been with Youngstown City Schools for 12 years and has be…

Salem meth lab

Meth Lab Busted in Salem

John Stoffer, 50, 455 S. Broadway Ave., was arrested on an outstanding warrant for a felony drug possession charge, as well as a new charge …

Beaver Twp. Bus Accident

Car Crashes Into Bus

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating an accident involving a school bus in Beaver Township.

RYAN-JOHNSON

Reps React to Stalled Congress

Two Valley congressmen were in town Thursday and both weighed in on the productivity in Congress and critics who say lawmakers haven’t done …

YBI Mural

New Mural on Display

The artwork stretches from the Youngstown Business Incubator down to the Taft Technology Center on West Federal Street.

Boardman Boy Abused

Father Indicted for Abuse

The father of a then-3-month-old Boardman boy found not breathing and unresponsive in March was indicted Thursday by a Mahoning County grand…

FILE: The gardens at Stambaugh Auditorium

New Garden Dedicated

A recent addition to Stambaugh Auditorium has made the treasured landmark even lovelier.

Lines Down on Route 422

Wires Down on 422

Update

About 50 customers are still without power in Southington Township after utility wires were pulled down across all four lanes of U.S. Route …

Siemens COO Eric Spiegel

Spiegel: Shore Up Training Gap

Siemens Chief Executive Officer Eric Spiegel said Thursday the $440 million grant his company donated to Youngstown State University will he…

Racino Groundbreaking

Officials Tout Racino

Penn National Gaming officials and state and local leaders touted the new Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley Race Course at an official gro…

Berlin Center Crash

Fatal Crash Victims Identified

The two men killed in a fiery crash Monday in Berlin Township were identified by the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner’s Office on Thursday.

Kitten Killed in Warren

Kitten Beaten to Death

Warren police are looking for a man who beat his live-in girlfriend’s daughter’s 3-month-old kitten to death after an argument.