Westminster Book Sale

Book Sale Still Popular

Westminster Presbyterian Church is turning into a library this week for its annual used book sale. This is the 57th year for the sale, which includes books and music in a……
Food Drive

Student Group Gives Back

Second Harvest Food Bank received more than 1,200 pounds of food thanks to a YSU business administration organization. …

Calif. grocer tries to profit off botched burglary

REDDING, Calif. (AP) — A Northern California grocery store owner is trying to profit from a suspected thief’s botched burglary attempt that was caught on video and went viral. Footage shows the man breaking the Redding store’s window…
Enviro-thon Challenge

Kids Compete in Eco Test

More than 50 schools are competing to get to the state competition at the annual Enviro-thon. …
Firefighters Swearing In

YFD Swears In 7

Seven new firefighters were sworn in Monday morning at the Youngstown Fire Department. …

Biden to get Pennsylvania Society medal

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden, who had a boyhood home in Scranton, will receive the Pennsylvania Society’s Gold Medal for Distinguished Achi……

Lawyer: Insanity plea to come in Ohio killings

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An attorney for an 18-year-old man charged with killing a prominent Ohio attorney and his wife in their home with a sledgehammer say his client plans t……
Court-Generic-1

Canfield Sued for $5 Mill.

The parents of an 11-year-old girl is suing Canfield for $5 million for allegedly pursuing a rape case against the girl because of political motivations. …

Police: W. Pa. school bus driver let pupils fight

ROCHESTER, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania school bus driver has been charged with endangering children after police say he let 2 students fight instead of interven……
Prison Jail Arrest Generic

Parole Denied for Duo

Update Trumbull County Prosecutor Dennis Watkins is arguing against parole Wednesday for two men convicted in a 1998 murder. …

The Express-Times newspaper announces more layoffs

EASTON, Pa. (AP) — The Express-Times in Easton has announced a new round of layoffs that will mean the loss of 12 full-time jobs. President and Publisher Lou Stancampia……
School-Money

Austintown School Sold

The old Austintown Middle School was sold for $2.5 million. …

Artist decorates the Louvre’s iconic pyramid

PARIS (AP) — An Italian artist decorated the Louvre museum’s glass pyramid Wednesday for the first time in the iconic monument’s history, in a protest against capitalism. The artwork, a huge three-looped infinity sign made of mirrors, faces…

Pa. Legislature’s spending rose, surplus fell

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A new audit says overall spending by the General Assembly increased last year, but the year-end surplus declined. The report released Wednesda……

Amazon.com’s most well-read city: Alexandria, Va.

NEW YORK (AP) — Alexandria, Va., and Knoxville, Tenn., are cities for readers, if not always the kinds of books your parents wanted you to read. Alexandria and Knoxville ranked No. 1 and No. 2 on Amazon.com’s annual…