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Boardman trustees give Meijer 30 days on zone-change request

BOARDMAN Township trustees will hold off for now on voting on a zone change for the site of a proposed Meijer store. The board approved a 30-day continuance Monday that was requested on behalf of the company.


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Girard seeks dismissal of speed-camera lawsuit

YOUNGSTOWN Girard has doubled down on its refusal to reimburse motorists who received speeding tickets during a month when the speed limit on Interstate 80 was in dispute. The city’s attorneys filed a motion Friday to dismiss a lawsuit filed in federal court by three plaintiffs who claimed they were unfairly targeted by the city’s speed cameras.


Man charged with punching neighbor after dog fight

Man charged with punching neighbor after dog fight


Lawyer objects to request by Infante

Lawyer objects to request by Infante


YNDC wins $150K grant

YNDC wins $150K grant


Sting nets woman's arrest on prostitution charges in Warren

Sting nets woman's arrest on prostitution charges in Warren


Suspect arrested in Niles homicide

Suspect arrested in Niles homicide


Kudlow, top Trump economic adviser, has a heart attack

Kudlow, top Trump economic adviser, has a heart attack


Coitsville trustees meet at noon Tuesday

Coitsville trustees meet at noon Tuesday


Cadwallader Sonk road reopened

Cadwallader Sonk road reopened


Boardman trustees delay voting on zone change for Meijer store

Boardman trustees delay - for now - voting on zone change for Meijer store


Mahoning County OVI checkpoint set this weekend

Mahoning County OVI checkpoint set this weekend


Testimony continues Tuesday in murder trial in Mahoning County court

Testimony continues Tuesday in murder trial in Mahoning County court


Nearly 600 GM Lordstown workers take early retirement or buyout

Nearly 600 GM Lordstown workers take early retirement or buyout


FACEBOOK 101 | Only exchange messages grandma would approve of

Only exchange pictures, messages your grandma would approve of


Man faces charges in Boardman car break-ins

Man faces charges in Boardman car break-ins


Police ID man shot to death in Niles

Police ID man shot to death in Niles


Mahoning dog warden’s veterinary tech accused of theft

Mahoning dog warden’s veterinary tech accused of theft


Poll: Americans want more of what journalists want to report

Poll: Americans want more of what journalists want to report


Michigan man gets 40 years in prison in deaths of 5 cyclists

Michigan man gets 40 years in prison in deaths of 5 cyclists


Editors resign over decision to retain author Junot Diaz

Editors resign over decision to retain author Junot Diaz


Downtown Youngstown farmers market opens Wednesday at B&O Station  

Downtown Youngstown Farmers Market Opens at B&O Station  


EU backs Canadian leader Trudeau after Trump’s sharp words

EU backs Canadian leader Trudeau after Trump’s sharp words


State auditor to study security of Pennsylvania voter rolls

State auditor to study security of Pennsylvania voter rolls


City PD updates two weekend shootings

City PD updates two weekend shootings


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VINDY POLL | What is your favorite animated movie of all time?

The long-awaited animated sequel to “The Incredibles” opens this week. What is your favorite animated movie of all time?


US hits Russian firms with sanctions, citing cyberattacks

US hits Russian firms with sanctions, citing cyberattacks


Gunman shoots officer, holds 4 kids hostage during standoff

Gunman shoots officer, holds 4 kids hostage during standoff


Woman arraigned after apparent OD, assault

Woman arraigned after apparent OD, assault


UPDATE | Supreme Court allows Ohio voter purge

Supreme Court allows Ohio voter purge


Jury selection underway in November bar shooting case

Jury selection underway in November bar shooting case


Man faces drug charges after fleeing from city PD

Man faces drug charges after fleeing from city PD


Jim Brickman Christmas concert coming to Stambaugh

Jim Brickman Christmas concert coming to Stambaugh


Wall Street opening higher Monday

Wall Street opening higher Monday


Attorney General candidate may face conflict in opioid suit

Attorney General candidate may face conflict in opioid suit


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TRUMP-KIM SUMMIT | Trump, Un shake hands begin summit

President Trump on his way to summit


Girard seeks to dismiss speed camera lawsuit

Girard seeks to dismiss speed camera lawsuit


City gets $150K grant for office renovation

City gets $150K grant for office renovation


Suspect literally falls into waiting arms of city PD

Suspect literally falls into waiting arms of city PD


Police warn of bear seen near Cortland

Police warn of bear seen near Cortland


UPDATE | Body found near former dump site

Officials: Body found near former dump site


SUMMIT UPDATE: Talks proceed quickly; Trump to leave early

The historic meeting is scheduled to begin at 9 p.m. today EDT


Youngstown woman killed Sunday as she answered her door

A man was shot multiple times late Saturday on the South Side


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Trumbull Democratic leader hopeful party can restore order

Trumbull Democratic leader hopeful party can restore order


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Warren police: Drugs played role in 2017 homicide spike

Warren police: Drugs played role in 2017 homicide spike


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Wheelchair ramp completed at Girard American Legion hall

There will be a ribbon-cutting ceremony June 23 at 4 p.m. for the wheelchair ramp.


Leftist ‘entertainers’ cross the line with their jabs at Trump, family

Opinion: We’ve come a long way from harmless playground jibes like “your mother wears combat boots,” to those


Make Scrappers’ 20th year a season to remember

Editorial: Excitement is building fast toward this week’s opening night of the Mahoning Valley Scrappers’ 20th


Piling kids into detention centers

Opinion: By Peter Certo OtherWords Most mornings lately, I’ve woken up to two things. First I hear my


METRO DIGEST | Juneteenth Celebration set; Austintown Farmers’ Market tonight

Agenda Tuesday Boardman school board, 5 p.m., special meeting, superintendent’s office, Boardman


Bowyer reigns in rainy Michigan

Bowyer took only two tires — and felt that decision by crew chief Mike Bugarewicz ultimately won him the race


Trump, Kim set to start historic summit

Associated Press SINGAPORE Final preparations are underway in Singapore for Tuesday’s historic


‘Band’s Visit,’ ‘Harry Potter’ win big at Tony Awards

Associated Press NEW YORK The American, grown-up musical “The Band’s Visit” outmuscled the


AROUND THE HORN | Sunday’s other MLB games

AMERICAN LEAGUE Mariners 5, Rays 4 ST. PETERSBURG, FLA. Right fielder Mitch Haniger threw out


Nova comes off DL, helps Bucs beat Cubs

Ivan Nova had to concede Sunday that the break was a great benefit


PUERTO RICAN Day Parade in NY displays post-hurricane pride

Associated Press NEW YORK The National Puerto Rican Parade in New York turned into its usual


Spurned by US, Iran angrily eyes Trump-N. Korea talks

Associated Press TEHRAN, IRAN For Iran, the so-called “Axis of Evil” has boiled down to a party


Kluber, Tribe continue dominance over Tigers

Eventually, a team from the AL Central will figure out a way to beat Cleveland Indians ace Corey Kluber


Report on Pennsylvania priest abuse to be most extensive yet

Associated Press PHILADELPHIA The results of a lengthy probe into the handling of sexual-abuse


NCAA BASEBALL SUPER REGIONALS | Sunday’s games

Texas 4, Tennessee Tech 2 AUSTIN, TEXAS The most dangerous offensive team in the country was


‘Ocean’s 8’ opens with franchise-best $41.5M to top weekend

‘Ocean’s 8’ opens with franchise-best $41.5M to top weekend NEW YORK “Ocean’s 8,” the female-


WINNERS

WINNERS Here is a partial list of 2018 Tony Award winners. For a complete list, go to


SUNDAY ON THE LINKS More pro golf results

USGA Gillman leads US in Curtis Cup sweep Scarsdale, N.Y. Kristen Gillman led a U.S. singles


Nadal beats Thiem for French Open title

In full control of the French Open final, a rather familiar position for him, Rafael Nadal suddenly was worried


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YSU honors $1.3M donor

The university's college of arts and communication was renamed in his honor Sunday.


ST. JUDE CLASSIC

ST. JUDE CLASSIC Win puts Johnson back in world’s top spot He punctuated his victory with walk-


Triple Crown winner Justify will race again, say owners

Associated Press NEW YORK Triple Crown winner Justify will get a well-deserved break and then


Births

Births St. Elizabeth boardman hospital Jesska Mack, Youngstown, girl, June 9. Carmela and


EGCC GRADS

Five hundred seventy-six students participated in spring commencement May 19. Below is the list of


worth a look

AUCTIONS Newton Falls Exempted Village Schools will host an auction at 9 a.m. July 3 in the board


White House takes up fight against ‘back-stabbing’ Trudeau

Associated Press QUEBEC CITY Bashing the leader of one of America’s venerable allies, the White


Today is Monday, June 11, the 162nd day of 2018. There are 203 days left in the year.

Today is Monday, June 11, the 162nd day of 2018. There are 203 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED


TRUMBULL COURTS

COURTS TRUMBULL COUNTY Marriage licenses Brittany N. Cameron, 30, of Warren, and Michael L.


The top 20 global concert tours, ranked by average box office gross per city. Includes the average

The top 20 global concert tours, ranked by average box office gross per city. Includes the average


Records: Ohio should require prescriptions for anti-overdose drugs

Associated Press COLUMBUS Doctors prescribing painkillers to patients with chronic pain should


Firefighters say house explosion killed 1

Firefighters say house explosion killed 1 CLEVELAND Firefighters in the Cleveland area say one


Ohio to offer new driver’s licenses

Associated Press COLUMBUS Ohio will start offering driver’s licenses July 2 that comply with new


Immigration raid worries landscapers relying on foreign help

Associated Press TOLEDO Already facing a severe labor shortage, landscaping businesses that


ODDLY ENOUGH

ODDLY ENOUGH Truck dumps 40,000 pounds of chicken feathers on road FEDERAL WAY, Wash. A


US gas prices steady

US gas prices steady CAMARILLO, Calif. The average price of regular-grade gasoline in the U.S.


Holy Family students win diocesan art awards

Staff report POLAND Several Holy Family School students recently received awards at this year’s


SPORTS digest

Ferrari’s Vettel wins Canadien Grand Prix MONTREAL Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel has won the


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