Garbage Strike

Lawsuit Filed in Strike

The garbage strike is beginning to heat up after Allied Waste filed a federal lawsuit against the Teamsters of Youngstown for picketing outs…

Boston drama grips television networks

NEW YORK (AP) — So much for scripted police procedurals. The marathon manhunt in Boston was a real-life drama that kept the biggest televisi…


Top Court to Hear Case

The state’s top court will hear oral arguments next week in a case where union employees were cited for unfair labor practices after they pi…

John Swierz

Councilman Hospitalized

Youngstown Councilman John Swierz is recuperating in the hospital after suffering a heart attack Thursday night at his home.

Hermitage Power Outage

Power Cut to Hermitage

Most of Hermitage was without power for about two hours Friday afternoon.

Senate mail service to resume on Monday

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate offices will begin receiving mail again on Monday, days after a Mississippi man was arrested on charges he sent ric…

Youth Crime Campaign

Crime Program Targets Youth

Youngstown’s goal this summer to deter crime in the city will focus on youth. A new program was announced Friday to encourage families to ta…