All eyes on Benfor AFC title game
k PITTSBURGH STEELERS badly need quarterback Ben Roethlisberger to upgrade his play for Sunday's AFC Championship game against New England, after the rookie quarterback's errors nearly led to a playoff loss to the Jets. Game preview.
Meridian Corridorshows potential
kTHERE IS financial and symbolic value in the Meridian Corridor Project, a development project in which Youngstown and Austintown plan to work harmoniously for mutual benefit.
Will Katie Couricreplace Dan Rather?
kBESIEGED CBS executives reportedly have approached "Today" show co-host Katie Couric about replacing outgoing evening news anchor Dan Rather.
Stiletto heels make comeback
kSTILETTO heels are stepping into the forefront of foot fashion. But the new varieties of the super-high heels are not your mother's stilettos.
World War IIcollection grows
kTHE WORLD WAR II Vehicle Museum in Hubbard has expanded its collection. A Higgins boat and a submarine engine have been added to the museum's stock of war vehicles and memorabilia.
Trendy bus wrap
k BUS SYSTEMS, including the Western Reserve Transit Authority in Youngstown, are increasing their use of bus wrap advertisements as they are squeezed financially by government subsidy cuts and falling tax income.