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Construction got underway last August on Youngstown Fire Department's new Station No. 9 at Ipes Field on East Midlothian Boulevard on the city’s South Side. ...
Stories published March 5, 2014
Despite telling the Mahoning County Democratic Party central and executive committees less than two weeks ago that he was withdrawing as a candidate for a seat on the 7th District Court of Appeals, David Engler is still on the ballot.
Canfield City still has about 290 acres of property on Leffingwell Road and U.S. Route 62 with no course of direction for the future after 11 years.
A federal judge sharply criticized the city for “a pattern of federal rights violations” by a police officer “which appears to have been acquiesced to or tolerated by” Youngstown.
Israeli naval raid nabs rocket shipment JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli naval forces today seized a ship
Pittsburgh mayor meets with UPMC PITTSBURGH (AP) — A meeting scheduled weeks ago between
SC officials: $360M in trees damaged in storms COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — State forestry officials say
Carnival, passengers in court over disabled ship MIAMI (AP) — About three dozen passengers who
Youngstown State University President Randy Dunn will leave the university March 21 and receive no pay after that.
Boardman officials investigating possible meth lab BOARDMAN — A house damaged in a fire may have
Contractor in NJ explosion faced $110K in fines EWING, N.J. (AP) — The contractor working at the
Hubbard schools name new superintendent hubbard The Hubbard school board has chosen a new
Trial set for 2 young men in Ohio teen's slaying
Tons of cocaine seized at sea brought to San Diego SAN DIEGO (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard says $122
Academic Senate wants faculty involved in YSU president search YOUNGSTOWN Youngstown State
Man pleads not guilty to 7 bank robberies in Ohio
Pa. makes heating-aid change to save food stamps
Greenpeace activist bonds set at $50K in Ohio
Pope defensive on sex abuse as commission lags
Terror defendants say witness has motive to lie NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Two British citizens who
Senate blocks Obama's pick for civil-rights post
Ohio court is asked to reconsider Amish chemo case
Residents leap from blazing Detroit building
NEW SAT: The essay portion will become optional
Delaware lacks lethal injection drugs DOVER, Del. (AP) — Delaware has 17 condemned prisoners
March 6, 2014 | Vindy Roundtable; Elsa Higby of Grow Youngstown
Army sex trial begins with jury of generals seated
2 Pa. men to face death penalty for woman's slaying
Hillary Clinton compares Putin's actions to Hitler's
Youngstown police arrest man on heroin charge
Pa. liquor board approves tavern-gambling license
Mock arrests of Ohio pastors create confusion
2-year extension seen for canceled health plans
40- to 80-year prison term imposed in Pa. double murder
Facebook to delete posts for illegal gun sales
Pistorius' character questioned over gun incident
Ohio State appoints new fundraising staff leader
5 sirens fail Mahoning County emergency-warning test
Hubbard school board has special meeting Thursday to hire new superintendent
Lunch and Learn event slated for Friday in Canfield
Elderly Pa. man killed by snowplow
US taking steps to help NATO allies in Europe
Columbus district closing 5 schools
Campbell cops arrest two people on drug-related charges Staff report CAMPBELL City police
Cleanup set for Lake Park Cemetery in Boardman
Ex-Pa. Air Guard officer held in no-show pay scam
Ohio man admits child-porn production
Diplomatic exit for Ukraine?
SAT college entrance exams to get upgrade
Lane restrictions Thursday, Friday on I-680
Charges pile up against Ohio municipal judge
Nevels Temple will celebrate Bishop Nevels’ birthday Saturday.
Man's sister jailed over comment in Ohio courtroom
Pittsburgh Symphony cuts 17 staff, outsources telesales
Israeli naval raid nabs Gaza-bound arms from Iran
Ohio places second in development rankings
Dinner and wine bar will benefit animals CANFIELD Angels for Animals is sponsoring an Italian
TODAY Boar’s Head Ladies of St. John’s Episcopal Church, 323 Wick Ave., Youngstown, will serve a
Protestant Family Service of Youngstown is joining Rhode Island philanthropist Alan Shawn Feinstein’s 17th “Annual $1 million Giveaway to Fight Hunger” campaign.
Northeast Ohio Adoption Services, 5000 E. Market St., Suite 26, invites Mahoning Valley area adults, either couples or singles, who are considering adoption or giving foster care to a school-age child, to stop in for an informal information session from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, 5000 E. Market St., Suite 26, in Warren.
Honeya D. Price, 42, of Perkinswood Boulevard Northeast, former family liaison at Warren City Schools’ Lincoln K-8 building, has been sentenced to five years’ probation for improperly handling firearms in a motor vehicle.
Chaylon A. Breckenridge, 26, of Fifth Street Southwest, pleaded innocent to aggravated burglary, assault and obstructing official business Tuesday in Warren Municipal Court after police said he fled after a Sunday night domestic dispute.
Grace Lutheran Church in Hubbard hosted the community event
The Blue Devils built a 28-2 first-quarter lead and held on for a 75-67 victory.
The Texas-based company has wells in Trumbull, Mahoning and Mercer counties
Van Wert Fire Captain Craig King came to Boardman for a class and left a life saver.
Mark Hughes made five 3-pointers and scored 30 points for the Irish.
he Penguins (13-14, 9-5 Horizon) are third in the league standings behind Green Bay (18-8, 11-3) and Wright State (21-8, 10-4), who will play YSU tonight at Beeghly Center.
The East Side organization of churches is begins its Lenten series on Ash Wednesday.
Awaiting further test results
Holy Name (22-4) jumped out to a 5-0 lead. Melinda Trimmer, the Warriors’ junior guard, said that served as a wake-up call.
Since the third time was not a charm, perhaps they will score with number four.
By SEAN BARRON firstname.lastname@example.org YOUNGSTOWN Barbara Franklin is frustrated with having to live
Staff report NILES The 25th annual Nature Stone Mahoning Valley Home and Garden Show will return
Chuck Cremeans and the YSU bass fishing club are set to compete in a national tournament.
Staff report NILES Trumbull New Theatre will present the comedy “Send Me No Flowers” for three
Women’s History Month Events at YSU Many events are planned this month at Youngstown State
The Raiders will meet Smithville tonight at Cuyahoga Falls.
Lisbon stunned Springfield, 55-53, in overtime.
Texas Republicans picked the state’s attorney general in the fight to succeed longtime Gov. Rick Perry, while a rising Democratic star coasted to her party’s nomination Tuesday night during the nation’s first statewide primary.
The board of elections decided after a more than 3-hour hearing.
Perry scored 35 points to lead Penguins
A prosecutor has asked Judge Andrew Logan of Trumbull County Common Pleas Court to require a Cleveland man charged killing one man and attempting to kill a female to be restrained with handcuffs during his trial scheduled to begin May 9.
Friends of the defendants say they saw no abuse or mistreatment of the 30-year-old woman
Construction got underway last August on Youngstown Fire Department's new Station No. 9 at Ipes Field on East Midlothian Boulevard on the city’s South Side. A ribbon-cutting is taking place today at the new firehouse, which replaced the old station down the street at Sheridan Road, which was built in the early 1900s and was riddled with mice and rats.
Family Features Whether you’re following a weight loss plan or simply maintaining healthy habits,
Family Features The aromatic flavors and wholesome ingredients found in comfort food can take us
Family Features According to Chef Judson Allen, a “Next Food Network Star” finalist and chef who
Family Features Chilly outside? Nothing warms like a steaming bowl of soup. If thoughts of a
Editorial: Seven short days ago in this space, we exuberantly cheered Russia for its international
By a 77-46 vote, union workers approved a new contract a week after an initial contract vote ended in a tie
The Parma plant supports vehicle production at 13 assembly plants in North America, including the Lordstown facility
Selected local stocks STOCK, DIVIDENDCLOSECHANGE Aqua America, .61, 24.96 .22 Avalon
newsmakers Alexa Ray Joel nails down NY residency NEW YORK While Billy Joel continues to sell
Gas prices increase YOUNGSTOWN Gas prices in Northeast Ohio rose 8 cents to $3.60 per gallon
Associated Press NEW YORK There soon will be about 1,100 fewer places to buy batteries.
Associated Press DETROIT The new CEO of General Motors is reassuring employees after an
Associated Press FORT BRAGG, N.C. Less than a month before an Army general’s trial on sexual-
CORRECTION A story about the Mahoning Valley Hope Center on Page A1 of Monday’s paper
Opinion: Grand Haven (Mich.) Tribune: CVS Caremark Corp. recently decided to pull tobacco products from its
Associated Press EWING, N.J. A gas leak and subsequent explosion destroyed at least 10 houses
Man with pipe bomb faces charges in Campbell court
Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY A group of Republicans has come out in support of legalizing gay
No one injured in December '12 shooting
Donald J. Zuppo Jr. was convicted of having a weapon under disability based on a juvenile conviction when he was 12.
City leaders decided Tuesday what they would like to do about an officer whose residence was a site for teenage drinking parties
Birthdays Actor James B. Sikking (“Hill Street Blues,” “Doogie Howser, M.D.”) is 80. Actor Dean
Opinion: Taxpayers can’t afford new school When I need a new roof, I don’t tear my house down; I put on a
Associated Press PRETORIA, South Africa For two days, the witness in the murder trial of Oscar
Today is Ash Wednesday, March 5, the 64th day of 2014. There are 301 days left in the year.
These five actors may have done their best work on the big screen as their Oscar honors attest. But
By CHRIS TALBOTT AP Music Writer NASHVILLE, Tenn. Win and Will Butler of Arcade Fire aren’t
HEAP is for low- and moderate income families to avoid heating disconnections during the winter
Demolition on a downtown Youngstown structure will start in about two weeks
Police looking for missing Girard man GIRARD Police are looking for a man who’s been missing
Three days removed from surgery to relieve pressure from a cyst on his brain, Urban Meyer supervised Ohio State’s first day of spring practice on Tuesday.
Only John Andretti, Stewart and Robby Gordon have attempted the “double,” and no driver has tried since Gordon in 2004.
Next up for Mark and Mike The Brother In Food sampled a variety of selections perfect for the
A fat lineup of tasty beers This week Drinks Columnist Brian Fry chronicles his recent tasting at
oddly enough City to strike ban on being willfully annoying GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. It’s soon
Opinion: Nearly a generation ago, MSNBC’s Chris Matthews coined a description of our two political parties
Opinion: There may be something to the claim that all people want to be free. But it is a demonstrable fact
Agenda Thursday Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corp. and City of Youngstown, neighborhood
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Births St. Elizabeth Health Center Amanda Watkins and Milton James III, Youngstown, girl, March
WhiteFire Grille's chefs know what's 'in there'
Associated Press MOSCOW Stepping back from the brink of war, Vladimir Putin talked tough but
Kasich OKs ban on e-cigarette sales to kids COLUMBUS Ohio Gov. John Kasich has signed a bill
Woman charged with using counterfeit cash BOARDMAN Boardman police arrested an Akron woman on
YSU shot putter Grace headed to nationals YOUNGSTOWN Youngstown State senior Bobby Grace has
Associated Press NEW ORLEANS Revelers endured bitter winter temperatures and a chilling rain