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Death in Warren ruled a homicide

Death in Warren ruled a homicide


Lordstown student in custody after troubling social media post

Lordstown student in custody after troubling social media post


Supporters of Italian festival want it to stay in Warren

Supporters of Italian festival want it to stay in Warren


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Auditor’s Medicaid report cites local providers for noncompliance

Auditor: Angel Carriers received $458,000 in improper payments


Niles man enters plea in animal cruelty case

Plea in animal cruelty case


Mahoning Democrats endorse Schiavoni for governor

Mahoning Democrats endorse Schiavoni for governor


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The Flight Crew samples divine beers at Noble Creature

For many Mahoning Valley residents, their love of craft beer is sort of like a religion.

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Land bank, Campbell celebrate successful partnership

Land bank, Campbell celebrate successful partnership


Kushner’s security clearance downgraded per Kelly policy

Kushner’s security clearance downgraded per Kelly policy


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Poland students find common ground with kids in India

Poland students find common ground with kids in India


OSHP fires state trooper charged by feds with drug dealing

OSHP fires state trooper charged by feds with drug dealing


AP: Woman tells police Steve Wynn raped her in '70s

Woman tells police Steve Wynn raped her in '70s


Vindy Poll Now | What's a suitable vehicle plan for a Youngstown mayor?

What's a suitable vehicle plan for a Youngstown mayor?


Gun proposals percolate, but Congress isn't eager

Gun proposals percolate, but Congress isn't eager


Trumbull County health board meets Wednesday

Trumbull County health board meets Wednesday


Warren City Council meets Wednesday

Warren City Council meets Wednesday


Prosecutor: Cellphone, speed led to fatal Tenn. school bus crash

Prosecutor: Cellphone, speed led to fatal Tenn. school bus crash


YSU prof pleads guilty to attempted assault

YSU prof pleads guilty to attempted assault


FLA. GUN BILL | UPDATE: Florida House committee approves new gun legislation

Florida House committee approves new gun legislation


Lewis Gilbert, director of 3 James Bond films, dies at 97

Lewis Gilbert, director of 3 James Bond films, dies at 97


Austintown schools schedule safety summit for March 12

Austintown schools schedule safety summit for March 12


Cavs ban fan who aimed racial taunts at Spurs' Mills

Cavs ban fan who aimed racial taunts at Spurs' Mills


Sex offender convicted of raping Ohio girl gets life in prison

Sex offender convicted of raping Ohio girl gets life in prison


Maple syrup production open house is Saturday in Salem

Maple syrup production open house is Saturday in Salem


Fox News wins appeals ruling over media monitoring company

Fox News wins appeals ruling over media monitoring company


Report: Anti-Semitic incidents soar by 57 percent in 2017

Report: Anti-Semitic incidents soar by 57 percent in 2017


Ford and Miami to form test bed for self-driving cars

Ford and Miami to form test bed for self-driving cars


Groups fear proposal may weaken Ohio River water protections

Groups fear proposal may weaken Ohio River water protections


Study: US inequality persists 50 years after landmark report

Study: US inequality persists 50 years after landmark report


Police search for escaped Pa. inmate suspected in armed robbery

Police search for escaped Pa. inmate suspected in armed robbery


Duke Energy, joint owners sell retired Ohio coal-fired plant

Duke Energy, joint owners sell retired Ohio coal-fired plant


Lockup List Tuesday — Mahoning County jail bookings, releases

Mahoning County Sheriff's Activity


Poland schools performance audit released

Poland schools performance audit released


Israel suspends plan to tax Jerusalem church properties

Israel suspends plan to tax Jerusalem church properties


Liberty school board hires township cop for school security

Liberty school board hires township cop for school security


Officers shoot, kill armed man who fired at Ohio trooper

Officers shoot, kill armed man who fired at Ohio trooper


Judge in opioid lawsuit talks wants DEA to share drug data

Judge in opioid lawsuit talks wants DEA to share drug data


Hope Hicks appears before House panel in Russia probe

Hope Hicks appears before House panel in Russia probe


Auditor documents Medicaid noncompliance, cites Youngstown company

Auditor documents Medicaid noncompliance, cites Youngstown company


No open house at Cardinal Mooney High School this week

No open house at Cardinal Mooney High School this week


Newton Falls woman faces assault charge

Newton Falls woman faces assault charge


Youngstown cops look for man who robbed North Side CVS

Youngstown cops look for man who robbed North Side CVS


Police arrest Youngstown man on drug charge

Police arrest Youngstown man on drug charge


State capital fund proposal contains $4M for YSU innovation center

State capital fund proposal contains $4M for YSU innovation center


Missouri House forms panel to investigate Gov. Greitens

Missouri House forms panel to investigate Gov. Greitens


Hillary Clinton to speak at Yale University’s Class Day

Hillary Clinton to speak at Yale University’s Class Day


Powell says outlook strong, signaling gradual rate hikes

Powell says outlook strong, signaling gradual rate hikes


US durable goods orders down 3.7 percent in January

US durable goods orders down 3.7 percent in January


Accused school shooter refused special services

Accused school shooter refused special services


FedEx bucks corporate trend, sticks with NRA

FedEx bucks corporate trend, sticks with NRA


STANDING TALL

Unbeaten W. Branch ousts Poland


Howland bounces Struthers; Grandy retires

Tigers take on undefeated West Branch next


Motor City Madness next for Penguins

Horizon League tourneys begin Friday


Lordstown meeting addresses school safety in light of Florida shootings

Valley school districts are reacting to a flurry of threats with upped security measures, further investigation and safety training


Housing Authority meets today


Owner seeks return of firearm


Rich Center to get $500K gift


High court declines to decide fate of ‘Dreamers’ just yet

Associated Press WASHINGTON The Supreme Court on Monday rejected the Trump administration’s


Ohio candidates loosely sling insult of ‘career politician’

Associated Press COLUMBUS Career politician. It is one of the campaign attacks most familiar to


COURTS

COURTS MAHONING COUNTY Marriage licenses David E. Phelan, 31, of 1244 Shields Road,


METRO DIGEST|| Handcuffed man makes a lunge

Handcuffed man makes a lunge YOUNGSTOWN A handcuffed man tried to lunge with his mouth for a bag


Divided Supreme Court spars over union fees

Associated Press WASHINGTON With one justice holding the decisive vote silent, a divided Supreme


Liberty, Howland mull council


Lordstown board meets today


mahoning valley race course

mahoning valley race course TODAY’S ENTRIES Post Time: 12:45 P.M. RACE 1 $9,500, 3 yo’s & up,


Attorney: Deputy thought gunfire was from outside

Associated Press PARKLAND, FLA. The deputy sheriff assigned to guard the Florida high school


Thousands pay respects to Graham

Associated Press CHARLOTTE, N.C. Thousands of people from all walks of life – including a former


Man with MS reports assault


Howland woman charged with making false school-threats allegations

Howland woman charged with making false school-threats allegations


Woman faces multiple charges


Warren cops apprehend suspect


Americans: Congress is listening to the wrong people

Associated Press WASHINGTON Looking for common ground with your neighbor these days? Try


latest LINE

latest LINE NBA FavoritePoints (O/U)Underdog CHARLOTTE101/2 (216.5)Chicago CLEVELAND12


Man shot to death early Sunday in Warren has a history with guns

Man shot to death early Sunday in Warren has a history with guns


Volleyball course begins March 6

Volleyball course begins March 6 CHAMPION The Trumbull Career and Technical Center will be the


Trump: I’ll fight NRA

Associated Press WASHINGTON President Donald Trump declared Monday he’s willing to take on the


Two Democrats filed as write-in candidates for Mahoning County auditor

One was already disqualified as a candidate


Lightning strikes

East Palestine’s Miller traded to Tampa Bay


METRO DIGEST | YSU sends alert after robbery at CVS drugstore on Park Ave.

YSU sends alert after robbery at CVS drugstore on Park Ave. YOUNGSTOWN Youngstown State


Births

Births St. Elizabeth boardman Cristel Yost and Christopher Thompson, Youngstown, girl, Feb. 25.


‘Red flag’ policy adopted in RI

Associated Press WARWICK, R.I. Rhode Island is the first state since a deadly school shooting


Back pain workshop

Back pain workshop CANFIELD The Center for Physical Health, 4137 Boardman Canfield Road, Suite


Trial underway in 2016 felonious-assault case

Man accused of beating a man in a Boardman store, leaving him in a coma


prep sports at a glance

GIRLS BASKETBALL MONDAY’S SUMMARIES TOURNAMENT DIVISION II HOWLAND 35, STRUTHERS 24


Agenda Wednesday

Agenda Wednesday Boardman school board, 6:30 p.m., special meeting, superintendent’s office,


Sensible gun laws won’t kill Second Amendment

Editorial: We fully support the Second Amendment but ... we also believe children have a right to go to


YEARS AGO FOR FEB. 27

Today is Tuesday, Feb. 27, the 58th day of 2018. There are 307 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED


U.S. Open playoff format changed to two holes

18 holes no longer required


Ohio River flooding expected to persist through this week

By DAN SEWELL Associated Press CINCINNATI Forecasters expect flooding to persist through the


Don’t overdose on B-6

Q. I believe my friend has carpal tunnel syndrome from doing repetitive work at his job. Is there


A 76-bed behavioral health hospital will open in Liberty

By WILLIAM K. ALCORN alcorn@vindy.com LIBERTY Generations Behavioral Health-Youngstown, a new


REUNIONS & class notes

Editor’s note: In the interest of better serving our readers, the Reunions column has been renamed


Western Reserve Rangers 4-H Club names officers

Western Reserve Rangers 4-H Club names officers

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Warren Junior Women’s League hosts morning at the movies

Warren Junior Women’s League hosts morning at the movies

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Learn about birding in Valley


Confederate monuments event


Cosby’s daughter Ensa, 44, dies in Massachusetts

Cosby’s daughter Ensa, 44, dies in Massachusetts BOSTON Bill Cosby’s 44-year-old daughter Ensa


Live music performances on television shows this week include:

Live music performances on television shows this week include: v Blake Shelton: Tonight on “Jimmy


Russian trolls knew targets well

Opinion: By Georgie Anne Geyer Andrews McMeel Syndication WASHINGTON How clever are these Russians! We


After Florida rampage, some owners destroy their guns

Associated Press ATLANTA One man in upstate New York sawed his AR-15 rifle into pieces and


Selected local stocks

Selected local stocks STOCK, DIVIDENDCLOSECHANGE Alcoa Inc., .1246.67-0.03 Aqua America, .71


Man arraigned in weekend chase

Recently finished 11-year prison term


Iconic acts are winding down

Opinion: By Danny Tyree Cagle Cartoons I think I jinxed myself when I told my wife that Neil Diamond was