Stories published May 1, 2013
The pilot of a small airplane received minor injuries when his aircraft flipped over during an emergency landing, according to an Ohio State Highway Patrol dispatcher.
Penguins crush Islanders in opener 5-0 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pascal Dupuis scored twice, Marc-Andre
Wildfire erupts in windy Southern California BANNING, Calif. (AP) — Southern California fire
Arrest made in slaying of Ala. woman holding baby BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Police have arrested a
A Hubbard man was charged with aggravated menacing, accused of charging another man with a pipe wrench, threatening to hurt him.
Trained by Shug McGaughey, Orb drew the No. 16 post on Wednesday.
Six schools — Boardman, Warren Harding, East, Brookfield, Ashtabula Edgewood and Pymatuning Valley — have been extended invitations to join the conference.
May Day snow storm hits Colo., Wyo., Midwest DENVER (AP) — People in parts of Colorado and Wyoming
No verdict yet in Philly abortion doctor’s trials PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia jury has
FBI: 3 removed backpack from Boston suspect’s room BOSTON (AP) — Three college friends of Boston
Wash. inmate being tried for prison guard killing EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — A Washington state inmate
Texas man convicted in killing yells at judge GALVESTON, Texas (AP) — The start of the trial
Man chugs rum, nearly drowns in Fla. sewer MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a South
3 men charged in connection with Boston bomb case BOSTON (AP) — Three men who attended college
Cannibalism evidence discovered at Jamestown NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — Archaeologists and forensic
EBay monitoring listings of Boston Marathon medals EBay says it is monitoring listings to ensure
Couple want to know who took sex toys, snake and TV Youngstown A Reel Street couple reported
Police continue investigation into latest city homicide Youngstown Police continue to
Three more Boston marathon bombing suspects arrested
Struthers AMVETS Post 44 competes in Home Depot contest STRUTHERS AMVETS Post 44, winner last
Cruze sales increased by a stellar 21 percent in April General Motors reported today that sales of
May 1, 2013 | Mayoral candidate, John McNally, on Vindy Radio
State racing commission OKs license transfer to Austintown racino COLUMBUS The Ohio Racing
The Austin-Starlite Neighborhood Association is having a “Clean Drains Before the Rains” event on streets that easily flood because of clogged, trash filled drains and drainage ways.
TODAY Boar’s Head Ladies of St. John’s Episcopal Church, 323 Wick Ave., Youngstown, will serve a
Shepherd of the Valley – Howland, 4100 N. River Road, is having an open house of its independent-living homes from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday.
Fifteen Mahoning Valley schools were recognized through Ohio’s new Schools of Honor program.
The United Way of Mercer County and Grove City Area United Way have teamed up to provide 211 training to other areas.
What started as an experiment has now turned into a fundraiser for Mill Creek MetroParks and the Rocky Ridge Neighborhood Association.
Poker devotees can now skip the smoky casino and legally gamble their dollars away on the couch — at least in the state of Nevada.
NiSource officials say the plant will be operational by year's end
The Raiders have beaten the rival Springfield Tigers twice in two days.
Worked on numerous high-profile cases
The win keeps Champion undefeated against Girard this century. The Indians have not beaten the Golden Flashes in 14 years.
Ohio Racing Commission is set to discuss the plans and possibly vote on the Hollywood Slots at Mahoning Valley Race Course.
Delayed several years by a lawsuit, today Trumbull County 911 will have the capability to locate wireless calls.
Associated Press NEW YORK ESPN says that it regrets the “distraction” caused by one of its
Staff report Youngstown Plans are underway for a new, multiday beer festival this October in
Only six trainers have won consecutive Derbies in 138 years, and no black jockey has won since 1902.
A new operator is currently renovating the space with plans to open soon
The Mahoning Valley schools are among 90 across Ohio
By MARC KOVAC email@example.com COLUMBUS Two members of a public-employee pension board have
Cynthia E. Anderson, outgoing president of Youngstown State University, received a standing ovation Tuesday for her years of service. Anderson is retiring July 1 after three years as YSU president and delivered her final State of the University address.
The Pittsburgh Penguins are heavy favorites to lift the Stanley Cup sometime in the next two months.
Anthony Stanko quits Penn State football READING, Pa. Offensive guard Anthony Stanko, from
Associated Press CLEVELAND A dozen Cleveland police supervisors face internal discipline charges
Associated Press WASHINGTON President Barack Obama signaled Tuesday he would consider U.S.
By Sheldon Ocker Akron Beacon Journal CLEVELAND Cliff Lee will make the first start of his
The Indians set a major league high this season for homers in a game.
NEWSMAKERS Billy Baldwin fights to save wrestling Actor and wrestling advocate Billy Baldwin is
National Day of Prayer is Thursday National Day of Prayer will be observed Thursday. The church
Debra Paden, who hit and killed 19-year-old-pedestrian Josh J. Kale, 19, March 17, 2012, is sentenced to six months in the Trumbull County jai.
By MARC KOVAC firstname.lastname@example.org COLUMBUS Prison staff described the Mansfield man set for
Staff report YOUNGSTOWN The National Association of Drug Court Professionals will be in
Bomb kills 3 NATO troops, 9 Afghans KABUL Roadside bomb attacks in Afghanistan killed three NATO
police Calls A summary of recent criminal activity in Canfield and Austintown: CANFIELD CITY
Attorney general alleges the Austintown sweepstakes parlor is violating the state’s moratorium
The 34-year-old journeyman becomes a free agent on July 1
By MARC KOVAC email@example.com COLUMBUS Ohio is a signature away from designating an official
Some of the sugar maples tapped are 120 years old.
One man is dead and two others were shot
Associated Press PITTSBURGH Pittsburgh City Council plans to spend $1.1 million on surveillance
Associated Press WASHINGTON For people seeking an energy boost, companies are increasing their
Associated Press CHICAGO A 2-year-old girl born without a windpipe now has a new one grown from
Associated Press NEW YORK A New York City elementary school has adopted an all-vegetarian menu,
Opinion: Backers of charter amendment are using manufactured issues The issues that form the basis for
Los Angeles Times A Mississippi martial-arts teacher tried to throw away ricin-tainted materials
Daniel Wellington is going to prison for 11 years in the Aug. 5, 2011, strangulation death of his wife, Doris.
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Today is Wednesday, May 1, the 121st day of 2013. There are 244 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED
Associated Press WASHINGTON President Barack Obama said Tuesday his counterterrorism bureaucracy
Associated Press WASHINGTON Americans are more optimistic the job market is healing and will
Farmers rated among best banks canfield For the second- consecutive year, Farmers National
Panel would help locals find funding
A 70-year-old woman died in a fire at her house on Ohio Avenue near Waddell Park
Associated Press NEW YORK Apple Inc. began selling $17 billion in bonds Tuesday, one of the
Opinion: Addressing a meeting of Planned Parenthood last Friday, President Obama accused pro-lifers of
courts MAHONING COUNTY Marriage licenses Edward A. Romisher, 61, of 45 Crestline Place,
ODDLY ENOUGH Well-groomed man is sought in Rogaine, pill thefts GOLDEN, Colo. Authorities in
New foodie There’s a new kid on the block, and she’s eager to share her thoughts with you in her
Births St. Elizabeth Health Center Larry and Angela Lee, Mineral Ridge, girl, April 29. Todd
Taft was once a bustling oil town, and with a boom in hydraulic fracturing, the town hopes those days will return
Agenda Thursday Mahoning County Commissioners, 10 a.m., courthouse basement, 21 W. Boardman St.,
MARK KENNEDY AP Drama Writer New york The Cyndi Lauper-scored “Kinky Boots” has earned a
Ohio River would be used to move wastewater to disposal locations
The Athens Messenger Athens County commissioners have voted to support proposed state legislation
Some environmentalists are willing to sacrifice economic development for the amendment
Oil and gas industry, bottled water companies could be affected
Associated Press A coalition of environmental and landowner groups is appealing a district
ABC’s “Family Tools,” debuting tonight, stars J.K. Simmons as a retiring handyman who has to turn
Select nominations for the 2013 American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards, announced Tuesday: Best Play:
Opinion: There is something bizarre about the debate over how the United States should respond to the Syrian
Staff report WARREN The Sutliff Museum will sponsor one-day bus trips to elegant homes in Erie,
Opinion: By Jim Hightower OtherWords Ebenezer Scrooge, the Dickens character, perfectly personified the
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Opinion: WASHINGTON I am so looking forward to the end of firsts. We live in an era of firsts, which is a
Editorial: It was encouraging to see a number of veteran public officials attend a three-hour seminar held by
Dish out your idea Do you have a favorite restaurant that has a signature dish you’d like us to
Valley roustabout endures 13 hour shifts of gritty labor to provide for his family
Many like Malbec Argentinian Malbec is a popular choice among American wine lovers these days.
Opinion: Another kind of terror Philadelphia Inquirer: The Boston Marathon bombings have reminded Americans
The city of Youngstown is being asked to vote on a proposed charter amendment May 7. The entire
An update on lawmaker action and other activities at the Ohio Statehouse related to horizontal
Associated Press COLUMBUS A grand jury Tuesday began investigating whether other laws were
DAVID GERMAIN AP Movie Writer LOS ANGELES There’s something of the old married couple about
Associated Press Ohio’s top oil and gas regulator went to Washington in April to advocate
Aquatech opens new plant TIOGA, PA. A Pennsylvania firm has opened a new plant to treat and
Associated Press WASHINGTON After a storm of complaints, the Obama administration Tuesday
We leased 22 acres on the east side of Jacobs Road, just south of McGuffey Road in Youngstown. Is
Hess, OAO reach deal NEW YORK The Hess Corp. has entered into an agreement with OAO LUKOIL to