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Mayor making push to brighten Y'town streets

Mayor Jamael Tito Brown said he’s working with FirstEnergy to urge residents to report nonworking streetlights.


4 council members, 6 others vying for vacant Niles mayoral post

Four Niles council members are among 10 candidates to fill the 18-month unexpired mayoral term of the retired Thomas Scarnecchia.


Boyfriend gets 4 years for harming kids, mom in treatment before sentencing

A Campbell man was sentenced Tuesday in Mahoning County Common Pleas Court to four years in prison on child-endangering charges.


Microchip, vaccine clinic Saturday

There will be a microchip and vaccine clinic for owners of dogs and cats from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Andrews Hall at Angels for Animals, 4750 W. South Range Road.


10 candidates seek to fill unexpired Niles mayoral term

10 candidates seek to fill unexpired Niles mayoral term


More than 1,500 without power in Trumbull County

About 1,540 Trumbull County customers are without power as of about 5:15 p.m. today, according to First Energy’s website.


Police: 29 arrests at protest at Philadelphia ICE building

Police: 29 arrests at protest at Philadelphia ICE building


Puerto Rico senators deal blow to governor amid budget clash

Puerto Rico senators deal blow to governor amid budget clash


Bank of America Foundation awards $10K to Rescue Mission

Bank of America Foundation awards $10K to Rescue Mission


US stocks finish lower in light trading ahead of holiday

US stocks finish lower in light trading ahead of holiday


NBC's 'America's Got Talent' dominates television's week

NBC's 'America's Got Talent' dominates television's week


Hundreds of courts skip Ohio governor's background check survey

Hundreds of courts skip Ohio governor's background check survey


PA Turnpike Commission approves toll increase for 2019

Six percent increase for all vehicles will start Jan. 6 next year


Ex-wrestlers say congressman knew of alleged Ohio St. abuse

Ex-wrestlers say congressman knew of alleged Ohio St. abuse


Medicaid becomes latest sparring issue in congressional race

Medicaid becomes latest sparring issue in congressional race


Thousands deported to Central America after fleeing gangs

Thousands deported to Central America after fleeing gangs


Pennsylvania's Casey, Wolf press feds for details on immigrant children

Casey, Wolf press feds for details on immigrant children


NATO allies defend military spending amid Trump criticism

NATO allies defend military spending amid Trump criticism


Reminder: No trash pickup on Fourth of July in Youngstown

Reminder: No trash pickup on Fourth of July in Youngstown


Suspect wrote he aimed to kill everyone at Maryland newsroom

Suspect wrote he aimed to kill everyone at Maryland newsroom


Mayor: Report a streetlight outage to FirstEnergy

Mayor: Report a streetlight outage to FirstEnergy


2nd-quarter Cruze sales drop 26.2 percent year-over-year

2nd-quarter Cruze sales drop 26.2 percent year-over-year


UPDATE | Trump to rescind Obama-era guidance on affirmative action

Trump to rescind Obama-era guidance on affirmative action


Greenpeace drone, toy plane crash into French nuclear plant

Greenpeace drone, toy plane crash into French nuclear plant


Pennsylvania AG pushes for release of church sex abuse grand jury report

Pennsylvania AG pushes for release of church sex abuse grand jury report


Man shocked by police stun gun sues Pa. officer

Man shocked by police stun gun sues Pa. officer


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US Sen. Sherrod Brown tours Vallourec Star, touts Trump steel tariffs on China

US Sen. Sherrod Brown tours Vallourec Star, touts Trump tariffs on Chinese


Lockup List Tuesday — Mahoning County jail bookings, releases

Mahoning County Sheriff's Activity


Cellular towers set for placement on Rayen Avenue building roof

Cellular towers set for placement on Rayen Avenue building roof


Patches of algae showing up a little early in Lake Erie

Patches of algae showing up a little early in Lake Erie


UPDATE | Guatemalan mom 'thankful' after NYC reunion with her 3 kids

Guatemalan mom 'thankful' after NYC reunion with her 3 kids


Mayor Brown to have news conference today on streetlight initiative

Mayor Brown to have news conference today on streetlight initiative


Bodies of Ohio husband, wife found on boat at Lake Erie marina

Bodies of Ohio husband, wife found on boat at Lake Erie marina


Watchdog: Syrian group uncovering IS mass graves needs help

Watchdog: Syrian group uncovering IS mass graves needs help


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Summary of police activity in Canfield and Austintown

Summary of recent criminal activity in Austintown and Canfield


Thai official: Boys may have to dive from cave despite peril

Thai official: Boys may have to dive from cave despite peril


Cincy police shoot man wielding pellet guns

Cincy police shoot man wielding pellet guns


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Fireworks display on Fourth of July in downtown Youngstown

Fireworks display on Fourth of July in downtown Youngstown


Hopeful Cardinal

Canfield AD Greg Cooper awaits a liver transplant


FBI nabs man, thwarts attack on Cleveland

cleveland.com CLEVELAND For the second time in six years, the FBI reported having prevented a


Niles man accused of dog’s death turned himself in

A man whose dog died last week from heat exposure turned himself into police on Monday.


YPD: Father, son OD in parking lot

3 arraigned on gun charges


Lindor grand in Indians’ rout

His two homers included a grand slam as he drove in 7


Touring Vallourec Star

Touring Vallourec Star YOUNGSTOWN U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown, a Cleveland Democrat, today will


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List of events today and the Fourth of July

Picnics, parades and more


Thai rescuers find missing boys, coach alive in cave

Associated Press MAE SAI, Thailand Rescuers found all 12 boys and their soccer coach alive deep


Traffic accident injures Youngstown policeman

Traffic accident injures Youngstown policeman NEW SPRINGFIELD Troopers with the Ohio State


Orioles’ Davis suffers nightmarish season at plate

He’s hitting .156 at midseason


Cousins picks Golden State

Favors staying with Jazz


Former Pens find new arenas to call home

Kuhnhackl signs with Islanders


Firefighter union opposes closings

Firefighter union opposes closings YOUNGSTOWN The head of the union representing city


Steal of home keys Scrappers victory

Freeman scores game-winning run with heads-up play


Police officer shot in drug raid in Columbus identified

Associated Press COLUMBUS Authorities have identified the officer who was shot during a drug


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July 4 will be hot with millions of people traveling

Locally, there are parades and fireworks displays Wednesday


Trump interviews 4 judges for Supreme Court vacancy vacancySupreme Court post

Associated Press WASHINGTON President Donald Trump interviewed four prospective Supreme Court


Trump’s ex-lawyer Cohen fires what could be a warning shot

Associated Press NEW YORK After once boasting he would “take a bullet” for Donald Trump, the


Today is Tuesday, July 3, the 184th day of 2018. There are 181 days left in the year.

Today is Tuesday, July 3, the 184th day of 2018. There are 181 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED


As talks resume, experts say speedy denuking is unlikely

Associated Press WASHINGTON As Secretary of State Mike Pompeo prepares to travel to North Korea,


fOURTH of july

fOURTH of july What’s open/closed A checklist of local, state and federal institutions and local


Man pays parking ticket from 1974

Associated Press MINERSVILLE, Pa. A person has cleared their conscience by paying a 44-year-


Weinstein charged with crime against 3rd woman

Weinstein charged with crime against 3rd woman NEW YORK Harvey Weinstein was charged Monday with


OTHER DEVELOPMENTS

OTHER DEVELOPMENTS The European Union on Monday slammed the Trump administration for considering


‘Mrs. Williams’ ready to win again

Stephens bows out


Births

Births St. Elizabeth boardman hospital Marquita Jones and JR Tellington, Boardman, boy, June 30.


Auction canceled

Auction canceled NEWTON FALLS Newton Falls Exempted Village Schools timber harvesting auction


REUNIONS & class notes

Boardman High School Class of 1968 will meet for its 50th reunion during a “Those Were the Days”


Summit between Trump, Putin is gift to the dictator

Editorial: Four months after he muscled his way to a fourth term as president of Russia, Vladimir Putin will


Selected local stocks

Selected local stocks STOCK, DIVIDENDCLOSECHANGE Alcoa Inc., 46.01-0.88 Aqua America, .20


Time for Pelosi to go

Opinion: By Blair Bess Cagle Cartoons Will Nancy Pelosi continue to make the House her home for much


Cod-liver oil pills remedy helped arthritis pain

Q. Several years ago, I read about a study done at Cardiff University in Wales. The scientists gave


Down town: James’ departure stings Ohioans again

10-story LeBron banner is coming down


Supreme Court delivers a blow to press with Muslim-ban ruling

Opinion: By Ann Coulter Andrews McMeel Syndication I’m still ticked off at him for not building the wall,


Neymar’s goal sends Brazil past Mexico

Neymar’s goal sends Brazil past Mexico SAMARA, Russia Neymar flaunted his flair and his


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Picnics, Food and Fourth Fun without the Emergency Room

Brought to you by MERCY HEALTH Each year, we celebrate the Fourth of July in big ways –


I never said that! High-tech deception of ‘deepfake’ videos

Associated Press WASHINGTON Did my congressman really say that? Is that really President Donald


Network of social service organizations

Network of social service organizations YOUNGSTOWN A network of 10 social-service organizations


Live music performances on television shows this week include:

Live music performances on television shows this week include: v Dierks Bentley: Tonight on


Yellow Brick Place to host golf outing

Staff report VIENNA The second annual Memorial Golf Outing for Yellow Brick Place Cancer


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