LAMBERT SIGNS AUTOGRAPHS

Lambert signs autographs

Former NFL star Jack Lambert met fans and signed autographs at the Eastwood Mall on Saturday in Niles.

SEVERAL DEPARTMENTS BATTLE BLAZE

Several departments battle blaze

The first alarm went out around 5:30 p.m. for a house on fire in the 3,000 block of West River Road, just south of Newton Falls.

EGYPT-PROTEST-HANDS

Tension rises ahead of Egypt protest

CAIRO (AP) — Organizers of a mass protest against Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi are claiming that more than 22 million people have signe…

CASSESE DIES

Youngstown remembers Carmine Cassese

If you’ve ever been to the MVR in Youngstown, chances are you knew, or at the very least, met the owner Carmine Cassese. Many in the Valley,…

LENDING A HELPING HAND

Lending a helping hand

Open Arms Community Outreach on Saturday set up tables full of food for those in need in Youngstown.

HISTORICAL MARKER CEREMONY HELD

Historical marker ceremony held

President William McKinley’s boyhood home is no longer there, but it once stood where the current parking lot for the Home Savings Bank is i…

GIVING A FRESH START

Giving a Fresh Start

The ministry in Warren hopes to lower the rate at which ex-offenders return to prison.

RUN FOR FREEDOM

Racing for freedom

About 250 people showed up to help raise funds for Fifth Sparrow’s covenant care home for women leaving prison and re-entering society.

Facts about upcoming EU member Croatia

ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — Croatia formally becomes the 28th member of the European Union on Monday, the bloc’s first addition since Bulgaria an…

VOTING-OHIO-BALLOT-BOX

Ohio mayor to seek third term

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland’s mayor has kicked off his race for a third term at a campaign headquarters rally. The Plain Dealer of Cleveland …