Niles burglary

Man won't be charged

The Niles homeowner who fatally shot a suspected burglar last month will not face any charges for the shooting but the people investigators …

Mahoning County Board of Elections

Fracking ban on ballot?

Voters stuck the charter amendment down in the May primary election, but now a group says they have received enough signatures to put it on …

Mahoning County One Stop

Food assistance cuts looming

When stimulus money used to increase federal food assistance runs out in October, many Valley residents receiving aid will be left with less…

Perkins Park shooting

Arrest made in shooting

A 19-year-old girl celebrating her birthday party in Warren is facing charges that allege she accidentally fatally shot a woman at her party…

Trumbull County Dog Warden

Dog exercise space dedicated

Some dogs in Trumbull County have a brand new area to exercise. A new space has been created at the Trumbull County Dog Kennel on Anderson A…


Youth and family events planned

Several community organizations are teaming up this weekend to offer various events throughout Youngstown.

Childhood obesity

Group fighting obesity

A new study found 12 percent of low income preschoolers in Ohio are obese, a number that stayed consistent between 2008 and 2011 while 18 ot…