Youngstown murder

Murder rate declining

The murder rate in Youngstown is the lowest it has been in 35 years. Once known as the murder capital of the United States, the numbers are …

Capsule reviews of new movie releases

“The Lone Ranger” — There’s a limit, it turns out, to how much Johnny Depp and a bucket of makeup can accomplish. Gore Verbinski’s flamboyan…

Planned Parenthood

Leaders decry state cuts

Cuts to women’s health care in Ohio’s new budget have local officials calling out Governor Kasich.

Reuben Shaw

Officer towed car illegally

The Warren police officer placed on administrative leave Tuesday towed a vehicle to his property he owns without the owner’s permission whil…

Summer work program

Summer workers learn the ropes

Hundreds of area young people are getting a little extra spending money in their pockets thanks to a summer internship program.