Boardman radios

Shooter training pays off

School officials and law enforcement in Boardman are beefing up security before the start of the new school year. …
Mahoning County Commissioners

Tax hike draws ire

Mahoning County Commissioners said they are unhappy with the state's soon-to-be-increasing sales taxes.…
SNAP protest

SNAP demands more info

One day after a man alleged abuse by a teacher in the Youngstown Diocese, a victim's advocacy group is demanding information on a former local priest. …
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VOS celebrates 30 years

A local company celebrated 30 years of in Mahoning Valley today.…
Eric Planey

Planey to New York

A top executive with the Youngstown Warren Regional Chamber is resigning.…
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Man charged with hanging dog

A homeless 20-year-old man reported missing from California was arrested on charges that he choked and hung a dog from a tree near Calvary Cemetery.…
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NFL lawsuit could be settled

A federal judge says the NFL and thousands of former players hopes to settle concussion-related lawsuits for $765 million.…
United Way

United Way kicks off campaign

The United Way of Trumbull County kicked off its 2013 "Pacesetter Campaign" on Thursday.…
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3 arrested in kidnapping

Two men and a 16-year-old boy are facing charges that say they kidnapped a man at gunpoint and held him in a Youngstown home for two days threatened to kill him if he tried to leave.…
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Pot charge dropped

Charges against a Youngstown State University starting defensive back were dropped after a judge found his brother impersonated him when he was arrested.…
Omarosa Manigault

Omarosa still coming home

Reality TV and Youngstown native Omarosa Manigault was involved in a crash Wednesday leaving festivities in Washington D.C. honoring Dr. Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream” speech.…
D & L Energy

D&L employee pleads guilty

An employee of a Youngstown company whose owner repeatedly ordered him to illegally dump oilfield waste down a storm sewer that fed into the Mahoning River pleaded guilty Thursday to criminal charges.…
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Penguins set for home opener

The wait is finally over. The college football season kicks off Thursday night as the YSU Penguins take the field against the Dayton Flyers. …
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Author offers advice

An author with ties to Youngstown was in town Wednesday promoting his new book and giving readers a list of his secrets to success. …
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MLK event held at YSU

Youngstown State University commemorated the 50th anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington with the "63 Minutes of Peace" program at the Kilcawley Center. …
Library

Library survey was a success

Library communications and public relations director Janet Loew. said the survey results will be discussed at a library trustees meeting at 4 p.m. Sept. 12 at the Newport Branch on Market Street in Youngstown.…
PNC Contest

3 projects seek PNC funding

Public voting closes Sept. 16 and can be done online. Everyone gets three votes and can earn three more by sharing the project link on their Facebook page. Projects need one vote for every dollar requested to get funding.…