Lowellville Dam

EPA Tours Dam

Ohio EPA Director Scott Nally was in Lowellville Thursday to inspect the First Street dam on the Mahoning River and to learn what village officials and residents think about the structure. …

Julianna Margulies and Paul Rudd to join onstage

NEW YORK (AP) — Julianna Margulies and Paul Rudd will team up as lovers for a one-night only benefit reading of Neil LaBute’s play “The Mercy Seat.” The off-Broadway company MCC Theater said Thursday the reading will be…

Ohio AG: Search warrants executed in rape case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says search warrants have been executed at the high school attended by two football players who raped a 16-year……

5-mile section of Pa. Turnpike to be closed Sunday

ETTERS, Pa. (AP) — A five-mile section of the Pennsylvania Turnpike will be closed in both directions for several hours this weekend. The road between the Harrisburg E……
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D&L Appeal Denied

The state Oil and Gas Commission on Thursday denied an appeal by embattled D&L Energy to keep their operations going until the commission makes a final decision on its permits. …
Community Cup Breakfast

Community Cup Kicks Off

The first phase of the Community Cup competition among Youngstown area businesses kicked off Thursday at the downtown YMCA. …
Ursuline Pen Pals

Pen Pals Meet

Pen pals who have written letters to each other over the past eight months got to meet in person Thursday. …

Pa. officer hurt in accident at training center

PLYMOUTH, Pa. (AP) — Police say an officer apparently shot himself in the leg by accident at a suburban Philadelphia training facility. It happened at an indoor firing……
Mock Chemical Spill

Crews Train for Disaster

First responders in Trumbull and Mahoning counties trained to handle hazardous chemical spills Thursday. …
Court

Canfield Denies Allegations

Canfield officials on Thursday denied allegations in a $5 million lawsuit filed against the city and police department. …
Counterfeit Items Seized in Turnpike Arrest

NY Man Faces Charge

A New York City man arrested last month in Austintown is facing federal counterfeiting charges. …
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NFL Draft History: The #6 Pick

Many Hall of Fame players have been selected at the sixth slot in the NFL Draft. Who will the Browns take tonight?…

New Orleans Jazz Fest features living legends

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — If there’s a theme to this year’s New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, it may be living legends. Headliners include B.B. King, Billy Joel, Willie Nelson, Hall and Oates and Fleetwood Mac. There’s also…

Musical of ‘Flashdance’ delays Broadway bow

NEW YORK (AP) — The stage adaptation of the 1983 hit movie “Flashdance” has taken a slight stutter step on the way to Broadway. Citing an inability to find a theater, producers said Thursday that the show, originally…

Don DeLillo honored by Library of Congress

NEW YORK (AP) — Don DeLillo has won the first Library of Congress Prize for American Fiction. Widely acknowledged as a master chronicler of American dread and secrecy, DeLillo was praised in a statement by the library Thursday…
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Local Company Fined $175,000

Update A North Jackson company was fined $175,000 after an investigation into the accidental death of a 21-year-old employee in October. …