Chocolate loversget set for event
CHOCOHOLICS ARE looking forward to the Mahoning County American Red Cross' sixth annual "For the Love of Chocolate" on Jan. 25 at the Holiday Inn MetroPlex in Liberty.
Batteries neededfor vote machines
WITHOUT NEW batteries for its voting machines, Mahoning County would have a significant problem holding a May primary, according to its deputy elections director.
ATTORNEY GENERAL Marc Dann has hired a former Howland police chief as the acting superintendent of the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Identification and Investigation.
Ali becomesa senior citizen
HIS BODY is ravaged by Parkinson's disease and the effects of recent spinal surgery. He tires easily. His mind, though, remains sharp and clear, and his passion for people hasn't faded with age. Muhammad Ali turns 65 today.
The sky's the limit
THE BURJ DUBAI skyscraper under construction in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, reached its 100th story Tuesday, nearly two-thirds of the way in its relentless climb to become the world's tallest building.
New dance film
A FILM about black youths that doesn't focus on violence, gangs and life in the 'hood? Hard to believe these days, but it's possible. "Stomp the Yard," a lighthearted dance film, opens nationwide Friday.