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NBA Finals Game 3: Warriors beat Cavs for 3-0 lead

Game 4 is Friday in Cleveland/


Online charter school ECOT siphoned $24M-plus from tri-county schools

Public schools in Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties lost more than $24 million to the Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow charter school since 2012, according to a recent report from a state policy group.


Carnegie Management wants Boardman property to develop Meijer grocery

A development company that was denied a zone change request by the township zoning commission this week confirmed Wednesday it is pursuing the property at U.S. Route 224 and Lockwood Boulevard to build a Meijer.


Warren PD gets clean report from Justice Department

In the first year after being deemed in full compliance with its settlement agreement with the U.S. Justice Department, the Warren Police Department “maintained full and faithful compliance with each provision of the agreement,” the agency wrote in a May 23 memo to Warren Law Director Greg Hicks.


Ribbon-cutting Saturday for Girard canoe/kayak launch

The weather is warming up just in time for the opening of the city’s new canoe and kayak dock along the Mahoning River.


Zallow finishes NCAA semifinals in 15th place

Youngstown State hurdler Chad Zallow took 15th place in the 110 hurdles semifinal


Ohio Democrat calls GOP speaker win ’unremarkable’

Ohio Democrat calls GOP speaker win ’unremarkable’


Ryan contradicts Trump’s claim that the FBI planted a 'spy’

Ryan contradicts Trump’s claim that the FBI planted a ’spy’


Man acquitted of rape after 25 years in prison to get $10M

Man acquitted of rape after 25 years in prison to get $10M


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Last surviving 'Wizard of Oz,’ munchkin Jerry Maren dies

Last surviving 'Wizard of Oz,’ munchkin Jerry Maren dies


Ramp closures tonight on I-80/I-680/state Route 11 in Austintown

Ramp closures tonight on I-80/I-680/state Route 11 in Austintown


Brookfield boil-water advisory lifted

Brookfield boil-water advisory lifted


Hodges' murder trial winding down in Mahoning County

Hodges' murder trial winding down in Mahoning County


Ohio Dem lieutenant gov. candidate calls out her opponent on right to work

Ohio Dem lieutenant gov. candidate calls out her opponent on right to work


YSU MEETINGS | Mosca named interim provost

YSU MEETINGS | Mosca named interim provost


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Summary of recent criminal activity in Poland and Boardman

A summary of recent criminal activity in Poland and Boardman townships


Developer confirms plans to develop Meijer in Boardman

Developer confirms plans to develop Meijer in Boardman


Trump commutes life sentence for Alice Marie Johnson, a drug offender

Trump commutes life sentence for Alice Marie Johnson, a drug offender


Niles street closed Thursday for bridge inspection

Niles street closed Thursday for bridge inspection


Portion of Salt Springs Road closed Thursday in Weathersfield

Portion of Salt Springs Road closed Thursday in Weathersfield


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Woman says she was beaten by trio in her Boardman apartment

Woman says she was beaten by trio in her Boardman apartment


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Summary of recent criminal activity in Girard and Liberty

Summary of recent criminal activity in Girard and Liberty


Eagles coach Pederson says he wanted to go to White House

Eagles coach Pederson says he wanted to go to White House


Lockup List Wednesday — Mahoning County jail bookings, releases

Mahoning County Sheriff's Activity


YSU MEETINGS | 10,000 applications for fall term for first time

YSU hits 10,000 applications for fall term for first time


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Police: Couple hit a gate, not a jackpot at racino

Police: Couple hit a gate, not a jackpot at racino


Veterans, families mark 74 years since Allied D-Day landings

Veterans, families mark 74 years since Allied D-Day landings


Facebook to fund original news shows from ABC, CNN, others

Facebook to fund original news shows from ABC, CNN, others


Man faces charges after Facebook live rant aimed at police

Man faces charges after Facebook live rant aimed at police


Man tells police: No test necessary - I know I'm drunk

Man tells police: No test necessary - I know I'm drunk


US stocks edge higher as banks rise with interest rates

US stocks edge higher as banks rise with interest rates


France, Germany and UK seek exemption from US Iran sanctions

France, Germany and UK seek exemption from US Iran sanctions


Gymnastics exec says she was told to keep quiet about Nassar

Gymnastics exec says she was told to keep quiet about Nassar


Suspect in Boardman stabbing turns self into police

Suspect in Boardman stabbing turns self into police


Justice Department says Warren PD still in full compliance

Justice Department says Warren Police Department still in full compliance


HODGES TRIAL | Third day of testimony underway

HODGES TRIAL | Third day of testimony underway


Pedestrian killed by truck near Crescent Street exit ramp

Pedestrian killed by truck near Crescent Street exit ramp


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Summary of police activity in Canfield and Austintown

Summary of recent criminal activity in Canfield and Austintown


Man struck, killed along road in Youngstown

The Youngstown Police department is investigating a fatal pedestrian accident on the Madison Expressway.


VINDY EXCLUSIVE | Campbell not liable for 2013 crash, Ohio Supreme Court rules

The majority decision, which the chief justice disputed, ruled that municipalities are only obligated to remove foliage growing from traffic control devices.


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YSU hurdler Zallow hopes to repeat his best of 2017

A vintage Chad Zallow is needed today.


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Cavaliers look to turn things around at home

James admits the feeling created by an 0-2 deficit is not good


VINDY EXCLUSIVE | 3 Y’town businesses still without A/C

The PUCO is in regular contact with Youngstown Thermal’s receiver.


White House a no-go for James, Curry, Durant

Trump disinvited Warriors in 2017


Infante seeks immediate release from prison, return of money

The former mayor’s lawyer also asked the judge to return funds seized from his client.


SPORTS DIGEST || 2 Canfield players are first team all-Ohio

Canfield High School baseball players Spencer Woolley (infielder) and Dom Pilolli (outfielder) have been named first team all-Ohio Division II in a poll released through the Ohio High School Athletic Association.


Mahoning GOP re-elects Munroe chairman

But he may not serve all four years of the term.


Kluber dominates Brewers’ bats

Cleveland ace wins American League-leading ninth game


Polivka remains Trumbull Dems chairman, addresses criticisms

Trumbull County Commissioner Dan Polivka was selected to serve another four years as Trumbull County Democratic Party chairman, but he first addressed criticism of “the way we make decisions.”


Youngstown officials approve new smoking shelter for downtown workers

A city ordinance prohibits people from smoking within 20 feet of building entrances.


Director discusses the scariest movie of the summer ‘Hereditary’ horror

By LINDSEY BAHR AP Film Writer LOS ANGELES The first thing writer-director Ari Aster felt


Too many screens? Not a problem

Screens are plentiful in the Earnheardt house. Aside from a few TVs, we have a smattering of


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Car drives into Boardman dry cleaners

No one was injured in the incident, which police believe resulted from driver error.


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C.H. Campbell’s class of 2026 celebrates memories and moving forward

About 85 C.H. Campbell Elementary School fourth-graders celebrated memories and moving forward at the annual Fourth-Grade Picnic


METRO DIGEST || Assault after loud music

Assault after loud music YOUNGSTOWN A Hillman Street woman is in the Mahoning County jail after


Day two wraps up in East Side murder trial

Jurors see crime scene photos.


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Hundley sentenced to death for Huff murder

Lance Hundley reacts as Judge Maureen Sweeney reads his sentence Tuesday. He is flanked by Mahoning County Deputy Sheriffs Ryan Tyree, left, and Gary Flores. Judge Sweeney sentenced Hundley to death for the beating and strangulation death of Erika Huff in 2015.

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SOCIETY DIGEST || Local girl wins state pageant division

Local girl wins state pageant division STRUTHERS Amarah Strosnider-Parker recently won the


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Beta Chi Chapter installs new members

Beta Chi Chapter installs new members


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Trumbull United Way receives donation

Trumbull United Way receives donation


Missed chances push Vegas to the brink of elimination

Golden Knights trail Capitals 3-1


Housing situation is dire

Opinion: By Jarrid Green OtherWords At this point, it’s no secret that America has an affordable housing


Selected local stocks

Selected local stocks STOCK, DIVIDENDCLOSECHANGE Alcoa Inc., 49.461.00 Aqua America, .20


Weinstein pleads not guilty to charges

Associated Press NEW YORK The battle lines in Harvey Weinstein’s criminal case grew sharper


Spade remembered as vibrant, colorful

Designer found hanged in apparent suicide Associated Press NEW YORK Bright. Vibrant. Colorful.


Talk about political football: No Eagles at the White House

Associated Press WASHINGTON Taking on the NFL and football’s Super Bowl champs, President Donald


OTHER DEVELOPMENTS

OTHER DEVELOPMENTS President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will meet at a


World Bank: Global economy is healthy

Associated Press WASHINGTON The steadily expanding global economy should remain resilient – at


Justify draws No. 1 spot

Baffert prefers his horses not start beside inside rail


AROUND THE NFL Tuesday’s news & notes

BROWNS Former Eagle LB Kendricks signed CLEVELAND The Browns signed free agent linebacker


SANDLOTS | Recent games at Cene Park

Class b Astro Falcons 7, Creekside Fitness 4 Vincent Armeni had two hits, including a double,


BUSINESS DIGEST

The 717 Credit Union will begin work on one new branch in Canfield and renovate the Warren branch this year, according to a statement released by the company Tuesday.


NEWSMAKERS

NEWSMAKERS Warriors-Cavaliers showdown powers ABC to ratings victory LOS ANGELES There was a


Medicare finances are worsening, trustees say

Associated Press WASHINGTON Medicare will run out of money sooner than expected, and Social


Game-changer: Private equity buys Rawlings

Associated Press NEW YORK The 131-year-old Rawlings Sporting Goods Co. is being sold to a


LATEST LINE

LATEST LINE MLB National League FavoriteOdds (O/U)Underdog AtlantaEven-6 (7.5)SAN


Around the Horn

Around the Horn Tuesday’s other MLB games AMERICAN LEAGUE Twins 4-3, White Sox 2-6


Agenda Thursday

Agenda Thursday Brookfield Township trustees, 3:30 p.m., special meeting, administration building,


Trump wanting to talk NAFTA with Canada, Mexico separately

Associated Press WASHINGTON President Donald Trump couldn’t get what he wanted from months of


Grilling and BBQ recipes

Grilled Spiced Peach Melba mccormick.com The classic dessert, Peach Melba, gets a new twist


YEARS AGO FOR JUNE 6

Today is Wednesday, June 6, the 157th day of 2018. There are 208 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED


TV & RADIO

TV & RADIO TODAY 6 a.m. (FS2) Rugby: Queensland vs. New South Wales. 8 a.m. (TNN) Tennis:


350K-plus cars yet to replace Takata air bags

Associated Press KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Malaysia’s transport minister said Tuesday that the


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It is in the hood, and it's all good at the Royal Oaks

The Royal Oaks opened its restaurant/bar doors in 1934, and after prohibition was repealed, it received Youngstown’s first liquor license, and from there, it got fun.


Authorities: Suspect in 6 Ariz. killings never got over his divorce

Dwight Lamon Jones apparently never put his bitter divorce behind him.


Births

Births St. Elizabeth boardman hospital Alyssa Lane and Thomas Cruz, Lisbon, boy, June 4.


Summer desserts

Chocolate Chunk Mocha Cookies mccormick.com Chocolate cookies become deliciously mocha flavored


ODDLY ENOUGH

ODDLY ENOUGH 6 young squirrels rescued from ordeal of tangled tails OMAHA, Neb. Six young


Graduation food ideas for the party menu

Graduation food ideas for the party menu Graduation Cap Cupcakes mccormick.com Celebrate


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Food sales and dinners through June 13

TODAY Holy Family Parish, 2729 Center Road, Poland, will host a cavatelli dinner from 2:30 to 6


Live music performances on television shows this week include:

Live music performances on television shows this week include: v Shawn Mendes: Tonight and


Conference looks to empower parents

Conference looks to empower parents BOARDMAN A conference this week will aim to empower and


Champion schools get state EPA grant

The district will receive $5,000 to develop a storm water-control basin at the new Champion Middle School on Mahoning Avenue.


Former pastor pleads guilty to unlawful sex conduct with girl

Rodney McManus will be sentenced Sept. 21


Baby back with mom; sex offender arrested

Baby back with mom; sex offender arrested RALEIGH, N.C. Following an anonymous tip, police


OHIO Immigration agents arrest 114

Associated Press SANDUSKY, OHIO More than 100 workers at an Ohio gardening and landscaping


Each week, this column offers recipes from Valley cookbooks. If your organization would like to have

Each week, this column offers recipes from Valley cookbooks. If your organization would like to have


DeVos: School-safety panel won’t look at guns

Associated Press WASHINGTON The federal school-safety commission set up after the deadly


Presidential pardons focus attention on Trump’s motive

Editorial: It’s natural to be cynical about President Donald J. Trump’s decision to pardon conservative media


Heartfelt farewell to Philip Roth

Opinion: By Gene Lyons Andrews McMeel Syndication The recent death of Philip Roth, America’s greatest


Dodgers’ homers sink free-falling Pirates

Los Angeles is surging in NL West standings


Djokovic falters, Cecchinato soars in Open stunner

Injuries are nagging 12-time major champion


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