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Key note performances at Hubbard High

HUBBARD For the fifth year running, the Mahoning Valley Festival of Bands brought regional high-school bands to Hubbard High School for some outside input.


Campbell council to discuss budget Thursday

Campbell council to discuss budget Thursday


Hubbard High hosts fifth band festival

Hubbard High hosts fifth band festival


Poland, Harding boys and South Range, Newton Falls girls ousted

Three area high school basketball teams eliminated tonight.


Community involved in Warren PD promotion process

Community involved in Warren PD promotion process


VLT revenue declines at Austintown racino

VLT revenue declines at Austintown racino


Gun legislation passes Florida House, goes to governor

Gun legislation passes Florida House, goes to governor


Alabama: 1 student dead, another hurt in school shooting

Alabama: 1 student dead, another hurt in school shooting


Jeff Sessions, California governor clash as feud escalates

Jeff Sessions, California governor clash as feud escalates


Mexico, Canada and others may be exempted from US tariffs

Mexico, Canada and others may be exempted from US tariffs


Youngstown council forwards fracking-ban initiative to election board

Youngstown council forwards fracking-ban initiative to election board


UPDATE | Mohip touts record; ADC won't discuss Boulder candidacy

CEO Mohip says he has put 'strong foundation' in place for city schools


Man accused of Oscar theft will fight felony charge

Man accused of Oscar theft will fight felony charge


Kurt Franck named president of The Blade newspaper in Toledo

Kurt Franck named president of The Blade newspaper in Toledo


NYPD: We have considerable evidence in Weinstein rape case

NYPD: We have considerable evidence in Weinstein rape case


Pennsylvania vote to test labor's strength and loyalty

Pennsylvania vote to test labor's strength and loyalty


Cruz formally charged with 17 counts of murder

Cruz formally charged with 17 counts of murder


Threat called in to Wilson Elementary

Threat called in to Wilson Elementary


Bond set at $1M for suspect in Saturday shooting death

Bond set at $1M for suspect in Saturday shooting death


EPA, Justice Department order reduced emissions from East Liverpool facility

EPA, Justice Department order reduced emissions from East Liverpool facility


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Man gets 16 years in rape case

Man gets 16 years in rape case


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Former Niles auditor takes plea, will testify against ex-Mayor Infante

Former Niles auditor takes plea, will testify against ex-Mayor Infante

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Lockup List Wednesday — Mahoning County jail bookings, releases

Mahoning County Sheriff's Activity


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Third member quits Youngstown Academic Distress Commission

Third member quits Youngstown Academic Distress Commission


Boy, 16, struck by train killed in East Palestine

Police: Boy, 16, struck by train killed in East Palestine


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Woman at jail admits hiding weed in 'an orifice'

Woman at jail admits hiding weed in 'an orifice'


Police and victim's father testify in Austin Burke trial today

Police and victim's father testify in Austin Burke trial today

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Another snowstorm hits the Northeast, threatens more outages

Another snowstorm hits the Northeast, threatens more outages

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New Middletown police seek runaway Mandy Constable

New Middletown police seek runaway Mandy Constable


25 shell casings found in Youngstown street

25 shell casings found in Youngstown street


Porn star sues to clarify record on Trump affair

Lawyer: Porn star sues to clarify record on Trump affair

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Truck backs into Glenwood Avenue clothing store

Truck backs into Glenwood Avenue clothing store


Warren to give test for patrol officer

Warren to give test for patrol officer


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Handel's seeks split with rogue franchisee

Handel’s Homemade Ice Cream and Yogurt wants a federal court here to prevent a California franchisee from going rogue.


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Foundation provides 'Day of Joy' for Akron Children's patients

BOARDMAN Given three frosting options, Yousef Wilson couldn’t choose just one.


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Teens’ testimony in Austin Burke murder trial likely left jurors bewildered

Teens’ testimony in Austin Burke murder trial likely left jurors bewildered


Mohip may leave to Boulder

Another Youngstown City Schools leader may be leaving just days after two Academic Distress Commission members’ resignations


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Baad finish ends Eagles’ season

Anthony Baad scored on a layup as the buzzer sounded.

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QB derby injects urgency into spring practice for Buckeyes

Dwayne Haskins Jr. has to be the favorite to replace four-year starter J.T. Barrett.


Mogadore boys hold off Campbell

The sixth-seeded Red Devils were one of the toughest teams to eliminate at Salem.


Cavaliers’ Love opens up about mental health

Kevin Love says he was stricken with anxiety Nov. 5 during a home game against the Atlanta Hawks


State legislators from the Mahoning Valley were disappointed with the governor’s State of the State address

They said the governor didn’t provide any substance during his speech


Fight the legislation

The Rev. Kenneth Simon said defeating the CEO is not the goal – defeating House Bill 70 is


YSO strings concert at Ford

If You Go What: Youngstown Symphony Orchestra When: 8 p.m. Saturday Where: Ford Family Recital


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SVSM weathers West Branch’s hot start in upset victory

The Warriors scored the game’s first 12 points, but couldn’t keep the lead.

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Hopewell premieres two short plays

By Eric McCrea entertainment@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN The Hopewell Theatre unveiled its annual


When your child is a cyberbully

Learning that your kid is a victim of cyberbullying may leave you feeling helpless and defensive.


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Math Night gives a look at learning

POLAND First-graders at Poland Union Elementary and their parents spent an extra two hours at school Tuesday evening eating pizza and completing math problems during the school’s Family Math Night.


Wounded by gunfire


It’s ‘do or die’ on gun control

Opinion: By Mitchell Zimmerman OtherWords After the massacre of kindergartners at Sandy Hook Elementary


Food & Nutrition Education Program

Food & Nutrition Education Program YOUNGSTOWN Taft Promise Neighborhood will present its


Two-car crash


You are being denied due process

Opinion: WASHINGTON The notion of due process has been much in the news, thanks to President Donald Trump,


Crash into office


Pleads not guilty


White nationalist to drop lawsuit against Ohio State

Associated Press CINCINNATI A new attorney for white nationalist Richard Spencer’s campus tour


Washington state bans bump stocks

Associated Press OLYMPIA, Wash. Spurred by last year’s mass shooting in Las Vegas, Washington on


Steelers place franchise tag on Bell again

Le’Veon Bell keeps saying he wants to stay with the Pittsburgh Steelers.


Rural King purchases Trumbull Plaza

The recent purchase of Trumbull Plaza for $1.8 million by Rural King Supply is “great” for the city, a city official says.


Trump adviser departs after trade dispute

Associated Press WASHINGTON Top economic adviser Gary Cohn is leaving the White House after


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newsmakers

newsmakers Manicurist accuses Steve Wynn of sexual misconduct in suit LAS VEGAS A woman who


YOUNGSTOWN city SCHOOLs LEADERS

YOUNGSTOWN city SCHOOLs LEADERS Through the years Woodrow Zinser: 1967-70 Richard F.


Oddly enough

Oddly enough California college drops ‘Trump’ from impeachment class name SAN DIEGO San Diego


Lawmakers seek new special counsel to probe DOJ ‘bias’

Associated Press WASHINGTON Two Republican House committee chairmen are calling for a new


Justice Dept. suing Calif.

Associated Press WASHINGTON The Trump administration is suing to block California laws that


Mahoning County’s black infant mortality rate in 2016 was 16.9 per 1,000 live births

Staff report YOUNGSTOWN A forum Friday will discuss strategies on how men can work together and


Trump resists GOP pressure on tariffs

Associated Press WASHINGTON Warning of economic fallout, congressional Republicans and industry


WORLD DIGEST || W.Va. teachers cheer pay hike deal to end walkout

W.Va. teachers cheer pay hike deal to end walkout CHARLESTON, W.Va. West Virginia’s striking


BUSINESS DIGEST || 9th JA Titan Business Challenge set for Thursday

9th JA Titan Business Challenge set for Thursday YOUNGSTOWN Junior Achievement of Mahoning


YEARS AGO FOR MARCH 7

Today is Wednesday, March 7, the 66th day of 2018. There are 299 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED


ohio Kasich delivers ‘odd’ State of the State

Associated Press WESTERVILLE, Ohio In a State of the State speech infused with philosophy,


Reinvention plan on Target, but at a cost

Associated Press NEW YORK Target is increasing the minimum hourly pay to $12 starting this


Boardman community leaders raising money for safety-services memorial

Memorial will be built at new Boardman fire station


Quarter Pounder gets fresh Mc-makeover

Associated Press NEW YORK The Quarter Pounder is getting a fresh makeover. McDonald’s said


Senate closer to passing bill to ease bank safeguards

Associated Press WASHINGTON The Senate advanced legislation Tuesday to roll back some of the


Agenda Thursday

Agenda Thursday Crestview school board, 4 p.m., policy committee, superintendent’s office, 44100


Alert cop finds stolen during arrest

Staff report YOUNGSTOWN Police Chief Robin Lees credited an officer’s hunch Monday for taking a


Seafood great for dinner during lent

mccormick.com Give up flavor during Lent? No way! Fish tacos to shrimp scampi, baked salmon to


Cookbook Corner | Alabama Caviar

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


Simple bacon, lettuce, tomato turkey appetizer ideas

BLT Turkey Meatball Skewer www.honeysucklewhite.com Servings: 24 Prep Time: 8 minutes Total


Beat winter blues with a little help from vitamin D

Family Features Staying indoors and wrapping up in a blanket is one way to avoid winter’s frigid


Elections board rules write-in candidate ineligible

He was already disqualified as a candidate on the primary ballot


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Bake a festive brunch spread for Easter

Family Features Easter is a time meant to be spent creating memories with loved ones. Even when


President should implement steel and aluminum tariffs

Editorial: One of the most fiery and contentious battles of the presidency of Donald J. Trump has exploded over


MORE HIGH SCHOOL RESULTS FROM TUESDAY

BOYS BASKETBALL Division IV Orwell Bristol 65, Windham 51 ORWELL Bryan Gabrielson scored 24


METRO DIGEST || Teenager found

Teenager found GIRARD The Girard Police Department reported early Tuesday evening they found


Kim Jong Un gets new image after S. Korea meeting: statesman

Associated Press SEOUL, South Korea North Korean leader Kim Jong Un grins, just on the verge of


Tuesday’s College Basketball games at a glance

MEN HORIZON LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP Wright State 74, Cleveland State 57 DETROIT Grant


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Summary of recent criminal activity in Poland and Boardman

A summary of recent criminal activity in Poland and Boardman townships


March is the month of the NCAA basketball tourney, a.k.a., March Madness. To illustrate the impact

March is the month of the NCAA basketball tourney, a.k.a., March Madness. To illustrate the impact


Father charged in death of daughter

Associated Press NEWARK, Ohio Authorities said an Ohio man whose 3-month-old daughter was found


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