Mercer

Mercer development picks up

Economic development is booming in Mercer County, thanks to a strategic plan that officials started last year.

Cancer prevention study

Cancer study volunteers sought

Humility of Mary Health Centers in the area are looking for help taking part in a nationwide study on cancer.

Glacier Street fire

Dog dies in fire

A house that sits directly behind the old Hostess Bakery Outlet Store in Youngstown was destroyed by fire on Friday.

Reba-Soldressen

Mom who left kids in court

A 23-year-old Youngstown mother pleaded not guilty at her arraignment Friday on charges that she left her 1- and 3-year-old daughters alone …

Trumbull County SCOPE

SCOPE close to merger

Trumbull County SCOPE will be merging with a Portage County nonprofit organization.

Police dog stabbing verdict

'Charity' to pay $1M settlement

A Youngstown-based charitable organization was forced to pay nearly $1 million because investigators found they did little charitable work.

Idora Park Carousel

Idora carousel wins NY award

A carousel that once meant a lot to Youngstown and now operates in New York has won an award.

224 ramp

Ramps open on 224 to 680

Traffic flow in the U.S. Route 224 and U.S. Route 680 construction zone will be improving.

school sign

Area at top of teachers list

The Youngstown-Warren-Boardman metropolitan area was ranked as the 18th best region in the northeastern portion of the country, according to…

SCHOOL-SUPPLIES

EGCC has record enrollment

Eastern Gateway Community College reported a record enrollment for the fall 2013 semester.

COVELLI-CENTRE-CENTER-YOUNGSTOWN

Covelli retains naming rights

Covelli Enterprises has extended its naming rights to the Covelli Centre in downtown Youngstown.

Obama encouraged by G20 Syria talks

Three days after he left Washington, it’s unclear whether the global coalition the president has been seeking is any closer to becoming a re…