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More development has led to rising rents, but businesses in the area say a lot of work remains.
Stories published December 9, 2012
Mill Creek MetroParks’ Winter Nights celebrations continue Dec. 16, 23 By DENISE DICK
Opponents of regulation legislation for Ohio’s Internet cafes plan ‘full-throttle’ protest Staff
Unions, Democrats: Michigan right-to-work law means war Associated Press LANSING, Mich. With
Chargers embarrass lifeless Steelers 34-24 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Philip Rivers threw three touchdown
Obama, Boehner meet at White House over looming ‘fiscal cliff’ Associated Press Associated Press
Browns win third straight, roll Chiefs 30-7 CLEVELAND (AP) — Rookie Travis Benjamin’s electrifying
Allegiant Air adds flight to Punta Gorda, Fla., from Toledo Staff and wire report TOLEDO A
Warren mayor provides $3,000 toward recruitment of minorities to safety forces Staff report
More Ohioans seek help for problem gambling Associated Press AKRON Ohioans with gambling
Charlie WIlson spent $581K of his own money for failed congressional campaign Staff report
Opinion: I agree that this intersection has recently become a "special corner" in Youngstown. But more can and should be done toward revitalization of our downtown.
Three killed in shooting on Indian reservation in Calif. Associated Press PORTERVILLE, Calif.
UPDATE: Boy, 7, was buckling up in truck when shot to death; charges against dad unlikely
Austintown Senior Center, 100 Westchester Drive, has planned the following: Monday, open exercise at
SENIOR CITIZENS 60-Plus Seniors of St. Brendan Church will have its annual Christmas party at 1:30
HAPPY 102nd BIRTHDAY Martha Louise Tucker Date of birth: Nov. 11, 1910. Place of birth:
WEDNESDAY Fortnightly IV will have a Christmas social and gift exchange. Hostess is Toni Douglass.
Easter Seals offers hot, nutritious meals weekdays in Columbiana and Mahoning counties for people 60
MONDAY Garden Gate will have a Christmas luncheon. Hostess is Marcella Depinto. TUESDAY
The Cinderella Ball is a scholarship fundraiser sponsored by the Junior Civic League.
MONDAY LB Circle will meet at noon at Eat’n Park. TUESDAY Miriam Chapter 278, OES, will have
Juan Manuel Marquez knocks out Manny Pacquiao with a devastating right hand in the sixth round Saturday night.
More development has led to rising rents, but businesses in the area say a lot of work remains.
By ED RUNYAN email@example.com WARREN Warren has lost a third of its population in the last 40 years, so it’s not surprising that it has many empty homes, factories and other buildings.
A Saturday nostalgia dinner offered the opportunity to reminisce about many decades in the proud history of the Youngstown Club, which is slated to close at the end of the year.
100 players gather for 14th annual TubaChristmas By ELISE McKEOWN SKOLNICK firstname.lastname@example.org
Damian Eargle had game-highs in points, rebounds, blocks and steals as the Penguins beat Hiram in the inaugural Downtown Round Ball Classic.
Poland looking for new superintendent
LaBrae remains unbeaten after a close call against Ursuline
A 7-year-old boy died shortly after being accidentally shot in the chest with a 9mm handgun by his father in a pickup truck outside a Mercer, Pa., hunting and camping supply store.
Cardinal Mooney High graduate John Simon capped a stellar career at Ohio State by earning the Big
A township that fought a halfway house development four years ago will consider zoning as Marcellus Shale gas-well development advances.
Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel became the first freshman to win the Heisman Trophy, taking college football’s top individual prize Saturday night after a record-breaking debut.
A change that established term limits in the Canfield city charter will cause major upheaval in the council. But the change was made through a misunderstanding by the voters and petition-signers, according to officials.
Mount Union scored 13 points in the final five seconds Saturday to rally past Mary Hardin-Baylor 48-35.
The following projects have either opened in downtown Youngstown within the last six months or are
Q. White Castle hamburgers remind me of my childhood. My dad would come home with a bag full of
Christmas program Salem The Salem Historical Society will host a Christmas program at 7 p.m.
AUSTINTOWN FITCH Conference: All-American Conference American Division 2011-12 record: 11-10
MILESTONES doctorate Jared S. Beatrice, formerly of Poland, has earned his doctor of philosophy
Ke$ha Album: “Warrior” (RCA Records) Grade: B Don’t hate me — but this new Ke$ha album is
McClatchy Newspapers Q. This past August, when our son was a mere 22 months of age, it took him
Today is Sunday, Dec. 9, the 344rd day of 2012. There are 22 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED
Pop culture Q&A By Rich Heldenfels Q. Is Nathan Fillion actually Richard Castle the author, or
ARMED FORCES DEPLOYED Navy Constructionman Anna L. Parcher, daughter of Deborah A. Foltz of
Andrew Letscher and Hannah Vandergrift are the champions of the 26th Warren Junior Masters bowling tournament.
Blood Drives today St. Elizabeth Health Center Donor Room, 1044 Belmont Ave., Youngstown, 9
While you’re doing your holiday shopping, be prepared for the inevitable pitch to add a service plan
Star Tribune (Minneapolis) GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. Something stunning happens at 60 miles per hour
Highlights Boardman — Tiffany Heffron had 299 in Four Co’s. Wedgewood —Teri Haefke’s 290-779
Los Angeles Times On one stage of the Los Angeles Auto Show, BMW shows off “the cars of tomorrow,”
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Opinion: Ohio is a year into its justice reinvestment initiative — a crime fighting effort grounded in
Opinion: Misfits and deviants who voted for Obama will rue the day There has been a lot of talk about how
financial Farmers National Bank has hired Breen Bannon as the bank’s new commercial lender.
Agenda Monday Craig Beach Village Council, 7 p.m., municipal building, 2538 Grandview Road, Lake
HARDCOVER FICTION 1. “The Black Box” by Michael Connelly (Little, Brown) 2. “Notorious
The drainage improvements are slated to stop water runoff on Oakview Drive
Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES It’s been nine years since the release of “The Lord of the Rings:
Baseball Oldtimers youngstown The Youngstown Baseball Oldtimers will meet at the Kramer
Associated Press COLUMBUS One of Ohio’s most powerful Republican moderates spiked a trio of GOP-
Editorial: Youngstown cannot justify three municipal judges
By RYAN PEARSON AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES Becoming one of pop’s top-selling acts
Q. I was in a big-box store shopping for a new 55-inch TV, a Blu-ray player and a sound system to go
Nelson Mandela is hospitalized johannesburg South Africa’s former President Nelson Mandela was
Detective Donald Scott alleges the police chief retaliated against him for exercising his petitioning rights and that the prosecutor defamed him.
Make local wine a holiday gift and check out weekend parties at two wineries
Opinion: Downtowns are special places in the histories of cities. And within those special places, there
The bar association said Rucker neglected a matter for a client.
By MARC KOVAC email@example.com COLUMBUS With a few strokes of his pen, Republican Secretary of
Court rules commander didn’t discriminate against black state trooper
By JOE SCALZO firstname.lastname@example.org YOUNGSTOWN Here’s a quick update on Bob Boldon’s Christmas
The Kansas City Chiefs are recovering from an unspeakable tragedy that has altered an already difficult season, changed lives and provoked some questions that may never be answered.
First National offers special rates on CDs hERMITAGE, PA. The First National Bank of
Staff report WARREN The “Peace Light” consisting of the flame from the Church of the Nativity in
Editorial: Last week was a tough one for the Warren Police Department; it saw Chief Tim Bowers fire two veteran
Decorations from nature Florist Edle Catharina Norman believes you can find beauty in your own
Boat that capsized on Mosquito Lake was most likely overloaded
By Stephanie ottey email@example.com salelm Everyone seems to boast a Christmas event of
Atty. James Vivo received a one-year stayed suspension of his law license from the Ohio Supreme Court
Associated Press NEW BATAAN, Philippines A typhoon that had left the Philippines after killing
By Randy Lewis Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES Among the first orders of business for Greg
Pittsburgh 89, North Florida 47 PITTSBURGH Tray Woodall scored 14 points and tied a season-high
By Kathy Van Mullekom Daily Press (Newport News, Va.) Whether you are a fresh-cut or faux
Staff report BOARDMAN Marrissa Hanna scored six of her 16 points in overtime as Boardman
NEWSMAKERS Lady Antebellum singer is expecting NASHVILLE, Tenn. Lady Antebellum’s Hillary
At left, Kim and Dan Mitchell, owners of Two Girls Clothing, 20 Federal Place, in downtown
No. 1 Indiana 100, Central Connecticut State 69 BLOOMINGTON, IND. Christian Watford scored 21
Texas Tech’s Tommy Tuberville was hired Saturday as Cincinnati’s next football coach.
The Struthers junior made two 3-points in the fourth-quarter of Saturday’s 48-37 win
Rubble is strewn around the interior of the former hospital. Officials recommend that no one go
In top photo, from left, Connie Knecht of Boardman, Cheryl Biviano of Liberty and Helen Paes of New
Associated Press WASHINGTON Hovering in the background of the “fiscal cliff” debate is the
Director Wes O’Connor conducts the TubaChristmas concert Saturday at the Eastwood Expo Center in
Associated Press JERUSALEM Jews around the world ushered in the eight-day Hanukkah festival
WKBN programming affront to Browns fans I realize that the NFL and the FCC have rules that apply
FCS PLAYOFFS Georgia Southern 49, Old Dominion 35 NORFOLK, VA. Dominique Swope ran 12 yards
MADELYN P. HASTINGS | THE VINDICATOR The former St. Joseph Riverside Hospital on Tod Avenue
South Florida’s new football coach returns home to the Tampa Bay area.
Keenan Reynolds extended Navy’s dominance against Army, scoring the winning touchdown late in the fourth quarter.
births ST. ELIZABETH HEALTH CENTER Sharon Knauf and MatDunbar, Canfield, girl, Dec. 7.
Opinion: Former Mahoning County Treasurer Lisa Antonini is awaiting sentencing in federal court.
Facing a starting front court averaging more than 6-foot-6 per man, the Struthers boys basketball team was lost amongst the trees Saturday in its matchup with Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin.
struthers 48 canton cc37 Next: Struthers vs. Sharon at Poland, Saturday, 4:30 p.m.
Police charged Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman Josh Brent with intoxication manslaughter Saturday after he flipped his car in a pre-dawn accident that killed teammate Jerry Brown.
Today’s entertainment picks: v Concert of Giving, 4 p.m.: The Stambaugh Chorus and the Youngstown