Yambar at Taft

Artist Inspires Students

A popular comic-book writer and artist made quite an impression on some local students Tuesday.

Youngstown State University Foundation

YSU to Get More Scholarships

The Youngstown State University Foundation said Tuesday they will provide $1.7 million more for scholarships next academic year.

Ohio Star Forge Expansion

Champion Plant Expands

Update

Ohio Star Forge executives held a ground-breaking ceremony Tuesday at the Champion plant that is undergoing a $20 million expansion.

Jordan Brown

Brown Hearing Stayed

A detention hearing has been delayed indefinitely for a 15-year-old western Pennsylvania boy who was just 11 when he was charged in the shot…

Beaver County Airport Fire

Flight School Damaged

The office of an Aviation School at the Beaver County Airport was destroyed after a fire broke out at the airport early Tuesday.

Joseph and Caroline Lupo

Deputy Alive, Shot Wife

Update

A former Mahoning County Sheriff’s deputy shot his wife then himself and is still alive, despite reports that he died after the shooting on …

Miguel Huey

Man Faces Charges in Farrell Slaying

Update

A Hermitage man was arraigned Tuesday night in connection with a robbery that turned into a deadly shooting late Monday in Farrell.

Ariel Castro

Cleveland Suspect Faced Prior Complaints

CLEVELAND (AP) – A man charged with holding three women captive for about a decade had been accused of threatening his neighbors, attacking …

Urban gardening classes

Urban Gardening Comes to Area

The Ohio State University Agricultural Extension will host weekly seminars in the Youngstown area on urban gardening.

West Side Businesses

West Side Is Meeting Focus

Mahoning Avenue is one of a few corridors the city and business owners have focused on since it's a main thoroughfare into and out of downto…

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Police Academy Graduation Held

A graduation ceremony was held Monday evening for a dozen students participating in an after school program in the Youngstown City Schools.

Niles McKinley time capsule search

Metal Detector Club Meets

The Tri-County Metal Detecting Club was recently called into service to help locate a time capsule buried underneath Niles McKinely High Sch…