YBI Grant

YBI Gets $10K Grant

Update The Youngstown Business Incubator was awarded a $10,000 grant Wednesday from the Home Savings Foundation. …
Cancer Walk

Kids Walk to Help Cancer Center

Students from Youngstown's Harding Elementary hit the track Wednesday to raise awareness and money for cancer. …
Pen Pals Meet

Pen Pals Meet

Students from Jefferson Elementary in Warren met with their pen pals at St. Joseph Hospital Wednesday. …

Ohio injection well operator fights state action

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio injection-well operator whose former officer faces federal charges of violating the Clean Water Act is seeking permission to r……

OH inmate captured after walking away from garage

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — The state prisons department says an inmate has been captured after walking away from his work assignment as an auto mechanic at a southwest Ohio pr……
New Turnpike Plaza

Ribbon Cut on Plaza

Drivers on the Ohio Turnpike, near the Pennsylvania Boarder, can once again stop at the Mahoning Valley Service Plaza in Springfield Township. Members of the Turnpike Commission helped cut the ribbon on the two new facilities Wednesday.…

Ohio bomb suspect allowed to represent himself

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge will allow the last of five bridge bomb-plotting suspects in northeast Ohio to represent himself at trial. Federal Judge David Dowd i……

Man indicted in 1984 slaying of Cleveland girl

CLEVELAND (AP) — A grand jury has returned a murder indictment against a Cleveland man in the 1984 killing of a 14-year-old girl. Prosecutor Timothy McGinty said Wedne……

3rd-grade Ohio reading teacher pool approved

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A bill making more teachers temporarily eligible to participate in meeting Ohio’s new third-grade reading guarantee is on its way to Ohio……
Falcon Chick Banding

Falcon Chicks Banded

The Ohio Division of Wildlife banded three new Peregrine falcon chicks Wednesday that are sitting atop of Youngstown's International Towers. …
Rose Ann DeLeon

Deleon Contract Approved

The Western Reserve Port Authority Board voted unanimously to extend Executive Director Rose Ann DeLeon's contract for 19 months. …
CourtMoney

E-book Users May Get Credits

Some e-book users in Ohio may be eligible for credits after an anti-trust lawsuit was settled with a major book publisher.…
POPE-FRANCIS-VATICAN

El Salvador President Meets Pope Amid Romero Hopes

El Salvador's president meets with Pope Francis on Thursday amid mounting indications that the stars have finally aligned to move slain Archbishop Oscar Romero onto the first key stage on the path toward possible sainthood.…
FILE - In this May 28, 2010 file photo, the rush hour commute starts in early afternoon and with greater intensity as traffic is jammed in both directions on Interstate 405 on the Westside of Los Angeles as commuters and Memorial Day vacationers hit the road. It’s going to be another busy Memorial Day weekend on the nation’s highways. During Thursday, May 23, 2013 and Monday, May 27, 2013, 31.2 million Americans will drive 50 miles or more to a beach, campground or other getaway, according to car lobbying group AAA. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File)

Air Travel Down for Holiday

According to AAA, air travel is expected to be down eight percent from last year. About 2.3 million people are set to travel by air as compared to 2.5 million last year.…
Splash Pad

Splash Pad Ready

Austintown now has a new way to help resident keep cool this summer. …
D&L Hearing

Commission to Decide D&L Permit Issue

Day two of testimony before the Oil and Gas Commission continued Thursday in Columbus in the fight for reinstatement of injection well permits for D&L Engery.…

Indicted Ohio firefighters suspended without pay

CLEVELAND (AP) — Thirteen Cleveland firefighters indicted in a shift-swapping scandal have been suspended without pay while their cases move through the courts. Th……