Stories published January 29, 2014
Registered nurses at Northside Medical Center approved a new one-year contract with the hospital after being without a work agreement since July 19, 2012.
A West Pittsburg woman, Heidi Lynn Holland, 27, was killed when she lost control of her car at 8:20 a.m. Wednesday and struck a guard rail along state Route 18 at Halltown Road in North Beaver Township in Lawrence County.
City’s tax projection for 2014 is about the same as what was collected last year. Youngstown
Campbell plans to have one town-hall meeting each month Campbell hosts town-hall meeting
Warren committee talks about redistricting to balance ward population WARREN There are a
Mahoning County Democratic chairman wants the president to visit the area YOUNGSTOWN
March 17 hearing date set over conditions at Youngstown Municipal Court
Austintown board of education votes to place a bond issue on the May ballot. Austintown to vote
Free health and wellness discussion Monday in Boardman
$1M cash in yard in gambling case PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Guilty pleas are unfolding in a gambling
DEA taking text tips on W. Pa. heroin overdoses PITTSBURGH (AP) — The federal Drug Enforcement
Obama visit highlights changed steel industry PITTSBURGH (AP) — As President Barack Obama plans to
Lawmaker and sister arraigned on charges PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Pennsylvania state lawmaker and his
Police: Deliveryman shot and critically hurt PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say a man delivering
Atlanta highways still gridlock 1 day after snow storm
Man sentenced for role in fatal burglary Staff report WARREN The youngest of the five people
Ohio plants contribute to Honda's export benchmark
Swimmer’s death casts light on campus sex assaults ST. LOUIS (AP) — The case of a former
Campbell police investigating second break-in at Iron City Wood Products
Youngstown man charged with drug possession after traffic stop in Campbell
Boil-water alert issued for section of Brookfield BROOKFIELD Due to a water main break, Trumbull
Thai firms feel squeeze from crisis BANGKOK (AP) — Hotel occupancy rates in central Bangkok have
OSHP investigating fatal accident in Columbiana County
Scheduled Missouri execution temporarily stayed ST. LOUIS (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court is
Ohio abortion clinic appeals state order
Fire causes $65K damage to Youngstown North Side home
Today's card party canceled at Shepherd of the Valley in Poland
Ukraine lawmakers consider protester amnesty KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s parliament discussed
TODAY Boar’s Head Ladies of St. John’s Episcopal Church, 323 Wick Ave., will serve a chicken
A Pittsburgh-based insurance group donated prize money to a Valley charity.
Staff report YOUNGSTOWN Park Vista, 1216 Fifth Ave., is sponsoring its first meeting of the
Police: Woman killed likely not intended target PITTSBURGH (AP) — Authorities say a mother of five
DA to seek execution in 2004 slaying retrial HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania
The session relied heavily on the use of collapsible wall panels that can be configured to mimic the interior of a home
The federal government is ready to let farmers grow cannabis — at least the kind that can’t get people high.
Cops take several rifles for safekeeping
Staff report Youngstown Radio station WYSU (88.5 FM) began a new local interview segment last
Valley’s unemployment rate ticked down to 7.4 percent last month, but the labor force decreased by 2,000.
Free on $25,000 bond
A 30-year-old Warren woman was sentenced to three years in prison Tuesday for shooting plastic bbs at four of her six children and allowing her brother to shoot them at four of her six children.
Devils arena welcomes NFL players
Spezza’s late goal lifts Ottawa
The center will be supervised by two faculty members new to YSU
North High graduate is Seahawks RB coach
Oakland’s senior scored 30 in last season’s game
Sunoco says it has a right to install a third oil pipeline in its easement across defendants’ land.
By JOHN BENSON firstname.lastname@example.org AKRON The use of hyperbole in the music business can’t
Among those upgrades required by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency is the construction of two new buildings
Agenda Thursday Mahoning County commissioners, 10 a.m., commissioner’s hearing room, basement,
After years of delays in getting funding to pay for it, the Trumbull County commissioners and Trumbull County MetroParks are finally prepared to seek bids for construction of the third phase of the Western Reserve Greenway.
Owner filed theft report with police
Signature Dish goes classic with breakfast and brunch If you are looking for early eating
Hockey players serve food, visit patients
Drivers of commercial vehicles who cause injury of death by driving on the wrong side of a divided highway to be charged with fourth-degree felonies.
Associated Press TOLEDO Mourners are taking to social media to pay tribute to two Toledo
“2 Youngstown #Ohio shoutouts in the #SOTU? Keep ‘em coming!” — Meredith Tucker, a Democratic
Associated Press COLUMBUS Columbus city schools played “fast and loose” with attendance data,
oddly enough Police: New Mexico woman calls 911 to avoid ticket ROSWELL, N.M. Authorities say
Waiver for drivers extended in Pa. HARRISBURG, Pa. Gov. Tom Corbett authorized the Pennsylvania
Selected local stocks STOCK, DIVIDENDCLOSECHANGE Aqua America, .61, 23.44 —.01 Avalon
newsmakers Grammy awards tops Neilsen ratings list NEW YORK Prime-time viewership numbers
A look at some of the facts and political circumstances behind President Barack Obama’s claims in
Denver coach had heart surgery in November
Today is Wednesday, Jan. 29, the 29th day of 2014. There are 336 days left in the year.
Next up for the Burger Guys Barry Dyngles’ newest menu item, The Youngstown Burger, is the
Belgium Brewing Co. will bring its popular craft beers to the Valley in six- and 12-packs.
It’s the second year in a row that he used his state of the union speech to praise the facility.
Youngstown native John DeFilippo also will be interviewed
Snowboarder will be most famous athlete at Winter Games
Voluntary tests planned for spring training
courts MAHONING COUNTY Marriage licenses Thomas D. Mastran, 21, of 3439 Middletown Road, New
Penguins open with road trip to Illinois
By MICHAEL HILL and CHRIS TALBOTT Associated Press ALBANY, N.Y. Buoyed by his character-
Associated Press MEXICO CITY After months of tacit cooperation with rural vigilantes trying to
Opinion: The Advertiser-Tribune, Tiffin, Ohio: Target announced it will offer one year of free credit
Births St. Elizabeth Health Center Stephany Rodgers, Youngstown, girl, Jan. 27. Robert and
Police have charged Jessica Gomez with stabbing her sisters.
Associated Press ST. LOUIS With lethal-injection drugs in short supply and new questions looming
The Ohio Tax Credit Authority has approved a state tax credit for the Cattron-Theimeg company to create 55 full-time jobs generating $3 million in payroll
MAHONING VALLEY ASSOCIATION OF THE DEAF Officers The Mahoning Valley Association of the Deaf,
The top iPhone and iPad apps (and maker) on the App Store for the week ending Jan. 26: v
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Hosting state bowling tournament for the deaf
POLICE CALLS A summary of recent criminal activity in Poland and Boardman townships: POLAND
Associated Press GENEVA Syrian government anger over a U.S. decision to resume aid to the
Associated Press ATLANTA The mad rush began at the first sight of snow: Across the Atlanta area,
Family Features As new food and health trends appear across the country, pork makes the list as
Family Features 222Krieger notes that pairing the unique sweetness of healthy, fresh pears with
Opinion: By Jim Hightower OtherWords Let’s turn now to the wide, wide and cruel world of sports. The
Rozum set to return as Campbell coach CAMPBELL For the fourth time, Ed Rozum will be head coach
Number implicated in probe doubles WASHINGTON The cheating scandal inside the Air Force’s
Nurses to vote on tentative contract YOUNGSTOWN Registered nurses at Northside Medical Center
president plans to use executive action to increase minimum wage for federal contract workers
Opinion: During a recent lunch in a restaurant, someone complimented my wife on the perfume she was wearing.
Family Features In an effort to squeeze in valuable time together, more families are zooming past
Editorial: The gargantuan task of ridding Youngstown and other areas of Mahoning County from the blight of
Emergency personnel, utility, mail and garbage workers all have to face the elements outside.
Associatd Press NEW YORK A timely Tweet that was praised. A story of a baby Clydesdale growing
Tax volunteers needed YOUNGSTOWN The Mahoning Youngstown Community Action Partnership is