Funds to fight blight

Ohio has received federal approval to spend a portion of its remaining foreclosure crisis funds to demolish nearly 5,000 vacant and abandone…

YSU marching band performs

The Youngstown State University marching band ran through their fall routine Saturday evening in front of their families.

Understanding elopement in autism

Research shows the main reason that those on the autism spectrum wander away is because they can’t communicate what it is they really want t…

Festival draws thousands

Organizers expected to see around 10,000 people in downtown Youngstown for the Arab American Festival.

Mideast defense chiefs to meet in Jordan

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says U.S. Central Command and the Jordanian Armed Forces are co-hosting Mideast defense chiefs in Jordan over…

Julie Harris, Broadway star, dies at 87

NEW YORK (AP) — Julie Harris, one of Broadway’s most honored performers, whose roles ranged from the flamboyant Sally Bowles in “I Am a Came…

Today in History

Today is Sunday, Aug. 25, the 237th day of 2013. There are 128 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 25, 1943, U.S.…

Prepping for Panerathon

This year’s Panerathon will be one of the largest races to date with 6,500 adults and 1,500 kids.

Boutique raises awareness

A’s attic is a boutique located inside Adamas Jewelry and Gift that is raising awareness about bullying.

1 injured in crash

Authorities said the motorcyclist was heading westbound on U.S. Route 224 when a car tried to turn in front of him into Mill Creek Park.