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Ribbon-cutting today at new North Side post office on Gypsy

The U.S. Postal Service gave serious consideration to no longer providing a retail post office on the city’s North Side.


Poland cops arrest Hillsville, Pa., man in multiple rapes

A monthslong investigation by local, state and federal agencies for a suspect in multiple rapes culminated in a traffic stop in the Mahoning Valley.


Ex-NFL WR Manningham pays $2,100 to settle $63K tax bill

A settlement order filed in Trumbull County Common Pleas Court says Warren native and former NFL wide receiver Mario Manningham agreed to pay $2,100 to resolve a lawsuit filed against him by the collection company for the Warren Income Tax Department.


Austintown man indicted after son OD'd now jailed

An Austintown man indicted last month after his child overdosed on an opioid is now in the Mahoning County jail.


Pipeline company found guilty in 2015 California oil spill

Pipeline company found guilty in 2015 California oil spill


Mac Miller, who collaborated with rap royalty, dies at 26

Mac Miller, who collaborated with rap royalty, dies at 26


Ex-Trump campaign adviser gets 14 days in prison

Ex-Trump campaign adviser says he made 'dreadful mistake'


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Fire at Hillman and West Glenaven

Fire at Hillman and West Glenaven


Canton police: Ohio woman’s body might have been dumped in landfill

Canton police: Ohio woman’s body might have been dumped in landfill


Wildfire closes key California highway through the weekend

Wildfire closes key California highway through the weekend


LIVE NOW — Week 3 Blitz Live by Flynn's Tire - good looks and great football

Week 3 Blitz Live by Flynn's Tire kicks off at 6:30 tonite


Trump claims he fell asleep watching Obama

Trump claims he fell asleep watching Obama


Trump: Ready to tax an additional $267B in Chinese imports

Trump: Ready to tax an additional $267B in Chinese imports


Ohio gubernatorial candidates to debate 3 times

Ohio gubernatorial candidates to debate 3 times


Executive: Proposed rules jeopardizing Lake Erie wind farm

Executive: Proposed rules jeopardizing Lake Erie wind farm


New corruption indictments roil Youngstown

Opinion: New corruption indictments roil Youngstown


YSU investigates rape reported at Lyden House

YSU investigates rape reported at Lyden House


Oak Hill Cemetery tour canceled Sunday

Oak Hill Cemetery tour canceled Sunday


Police: Dallas officer mistakes apartment for own, kills man

Police: Dallas officer mistakes apartment for own, kills man


ASAP Rally for Recovery is Saturday at Eastwood Field

ASAP Rally for Recovery is Saturday at Eastwood Field


US hiring picked up in August as pay surged most in 9 years

US hiring picked up in August as pay surged most in 9 years


Man reported missing in Warren found OK in nearby woods

Man reported missing in Warren found OK in nearby woods


Obama says Trump is 'a symptom, not a cause'

Obama says Trump is 'a symptom, not a cause'


Austintown man jailed on child-endangerment charge

Austintown man jailed on child-endangerment charge


Official counts show enrollment up at YSU

Official counts show enrollment up at YSU


Trial date in body-in-freezer case moved to October

Trial date in body-in-freezer case moved to October


Trump Jr. to appear at Salem fundraiser for DeWine Thursday

Trump Jr. to appear at Salem fundraiser for DeWine Thursday


President Trump's son to appear Thursday at DeWine fundraiser in Salem

President Trump's son to appear Thursday at DeWine fundraiser in Salem


Lockup List Friday — Mahoning County jail bookings, releases

Mahoning County Sheriff's Activity


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UPDATE | Bozanich posts $50K bond; booked at jail, released

Bozanich waives arraignment, posts $50K bond in corruption case


Ribbon cut on new North Side post office

Ribbon cut on new North Side post office


UPDATE | Man jailed in three attacks on women

Poland arrests person of interest in recent park attacks

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Warren woman reports rape

Warren woman reports rape


Local dance studio wins big at national championships

Epic Dance Complex of Canfield competed at the Revolution National Talent Competition June 24-28 in Pensacola, Fla.

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Cordray and DeWine announce debate dates

Cordray and DeWine announce debate dates


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Giuliani: Trump won’t answer obstruction questions

Giuliani tells AP: Trump won’t answer obstruction questions


Local dance studio wins big at national championships

Epic Dance Complex of Canfield competed at the Revolution National Talent Competition June 24-28 in Pensacola, Fla.

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Racism discussion is Saturday in Canfield

Racism discussion is Saturday in Canfield


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Kane Brown to perform at Covelli

Kane Brown to perform at Covelli


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1,000-plus volunteers signed up for today's United Way Day of Caring

1,000-plus volunteers signed up for today's United Way Day of Caring


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Northside nurses reach tentative pact with Steward

Nurses at Northside Regional Medical Center have reached a tentative agreement with hospital owner Steward Health Care, union officials said late Thursday night.


Struthers celebrates anniversary of football milestone

The Struthers Wildcats first played football in 1916, going 6-2 under the tutelage of head coach Lawrence Stewart.


Los Angeles mayor and a potential presidential candidate visits Youngstown

He says he’s focused on this year’s election and will make a decision on 2020 in a few months


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Canfield-Fitch tie provokes irritation

Falcons rally to earn stalemate with Cardinals


Claudia Hoerig agrees to push back murder trial date to Jan. 14

An attempt to bring Claudia Hoerig to trial quickly after getting her returned from Brazil in January in the aggravated murder of her husband, Karl, fell through Thursday as her trial date was moved to Jan. 14, 2019.


Scrappers’ season ends as ValleyCats sweep

Five-run sixth inning is difference


SPORTS DIGEST || Hubbard club to host small-game clinic

The Hubbard Conservation Club, 1760 Wick Campbell Road, will have a simulated squirrel hunt and small-game clinic from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and 7 a.m. to noon Sunday.


YSU receives a $1.5 million donation

University President Jim Tressel announced Thursday that the Cafaro family, Anthony Sr. and Phyllis, donated $1.5 million to YSU’s “We See Tomorrow” campaign to fund the construction of the new Cafaro Family Field intramural complex on the north side of campus.


Valley schools benefit from Sandy Hook Promise programs

State Rep. Glenn Holmes emphasizes the need for violence prevention programs in schools.


49ers’ Sherman sees lockout in NFL’s future

Former Seahawk CB will make his SF debut Sunday in Minnesota


Seminar on 1903 Packard road trip

Staff report WARREN The National Packard Museum’s Coffee & Donut seminar series will return


Garner seeks bloody revenge in ‘Peppermint’

REVIEW ‘Peppermint’ Grade: 2 stars (out of 4) Rating: R for “strong violence and language


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OLD-SCHOOL HORROR

As frightening as the “The Nun” is, it doesn’t hold a candle to today’s real-life horrors in the Catholic Church.


Lindor’s two home runs pace Indians against Blue Jays

Francisco Lindor is giving the Indians record-breaking power out of the leadoff spot


Two rabid raccoons found in county

Health board advises residents to vaccinate pets, avoid wildlife.


Mahoning commissioners tout grant to house homeless vets

The VA outreach coordinator estimates about 1,000 veterans are homeless across a four-county area.


Officials cheer $730,000 for road improvements in Howland, Liberty

County and township officials are celebrating successful grant applications for improvements to roads in low- to moderate-income neighborhoods in Howland and Liberty townships.


Youngstown enrollment increase and attendance decrease

While enrollment is trending upward, attendance is down.


Canfield council sets public meetings on council term lengths

The meetings will be at 6 p.m. at various locations.


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Street named to honor vets during Patriots Day celebration

Jim Drummond, Youngstown Fire Department battalion chief and a skydiver, descends Thursday into the parking lot of Austintown Quaker Steak & Lube during the department’s Patriots Day celebration.


Ford recalls 2M pickup trucks

Under pressure from U.S. safety regulators, Ford is recalling about 2 million F-150 pickup trucks in North America because the seat belts can spark and cause fires.


Grant provides just a start to assisting homeless vets

Editorial: Mahoning County Com- missioner Anthony Traficanti minced no words Thursday in describing one of this


Fashion house drops real fur

Staff report LONDON British luxury fashion brand Burberry said Thursday it will stop using real


CLUB CALENDAR

ASSOCIATIONS American Association of University Women Youngstown Branch will meet from 10 a.m. to


Newest indictments roil Y’town

Opinion: “Every time we take a step forward, we take two steps back. It takes us 30 seconds to take those


Trump’s legal problems growing

Opinion: By Will Durst Cagle Cartoons It’s almost impossible to measure the corruption surrounding Donald


Rudeness is now the ‘new normal’

Opinion: By Tom Purcell Cagle Cartoons Our rapidly growing incivility started with the invention of the


Browns won’t miss Bell in opener

Cleveland hopes to snap 17-game skid


Society to host dinner

Society to host dinner CAMPBELL St. Lucy’s Cultural Society will host a handmade spaghetti


3 killed, 2 injured in Cincinnati shooting

Associated Press CINCINNATI A gunman carrying enough ammunition to cause “a bloodbath beyond


Warren man missing

Warren man missing WARREN The Trumbull County 911 Center is looking for a missing 80-year-old


Sizzling Woods posts lowest score in almost 20 years

Tigers shares BMW lead with McIlroy


1967-68 team celebration AT A GLANCE

When: Tonight. Pre-game: Check-in and informal gathering will take place at 6 p.m. at tent located


Take Back Our Park

Take Back Our Park YOUNGSTOWN A free whistle will be given to the first 100 women at the Take


COLLEGE FOOTBALL saturday No. 13 Penn State (1-0) vs. Pittsburgh (1-0)

Kickoff: 8 p.m. at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh TV: ABC. Line: Penn State by 91/2. Series


Giuliani: Trump won’t answer questions about obstruction

Associated Press NEW YORK President Donald Trump will not answer federal investigators’


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Summary of recent criminal activity in Poland and Boardman

A summary of recent criminal activity in Poland and Boardman townships


Today is Friday, Sept. 7, the 250th day of 2018. There are 115 days left in the year.

Today is Friday, Sept. 7, the 250th day of 2018. There are 115 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED


Today’s entertainment picks:

Today’s entertainment picks: v “Pippin,” 7:30 p.m.: Opening night for this Tony Award-winning


Raise in pay may require new job

Associated Press WASHINGTON Despite one of the best job markets in decades, workers across the


North Korean charged in cyberattacks

Associated Press LOS ANGELES A computer programmer working for the North Korean government was


Democrats make final attempt to block Kavanaugh

Associated Press WASHINGTON Senate Democrats mounted a last, ferocious attempt Thursday to


TV/RADIO

TV/RADIO TODAY 9:30 a.m. (GC) Golf: European Tour Omega European Masters. Noon (ESPN2) Tennis:


ODDLY ENOUGH

ODDLY ENOUGH Missing pet lizard turns up safe after gone for weeks WILMINGTON, Mass. A


Births

Births St. Elizabeth boardman hospital Ryan and Christy Temple, Leetonia, girl, Sept. 5


Agenda Saturday

Agenda Saturday Brookfield Township Zoning Committee, 10 a.m., township green, meeting to answer


Publishing anonymous column carries risks

Associated Press NEW YORK The coup of publishing a column by an anonymous Trump administration


Inside the ropes with … Jason Kokrak

Inside the ropes with … Jason Kokrak Thursday: The Warren JFK graduate shot a 1-under 69 in the


Man pleads guilty to sex with minor

Charges that Tristan Cwynar sent sexual photos to a minor were dropped.


MAHONING COUNTY | Indictments

MAHONING COUNTY Indictments A county grand jury indicted these people Thursday on these charges:


LATEST LINE

LATEST LINE NFL Sunday FavoritePoints (O/U)Underdog Pittsburgh 31/2 (45) CLEVELAND


MORE THURSDAY PREP RESULTS

BOYS SOCCER Boardman 2, Warren Harding 1 BOARDMAN Alexander Wood assisted on both goals as


Around the Horn

Around the Horn Thursday’s other MLB games NATIONAL LEAGUE Padres 6, Reds 2 CINCINNATI


‘Old dude’ Fichtner ready to lead offense

Former QB coach replaces Haley


NOTICES

NOTICES baseball 14-U Youngstown Class B team — is scheduling tryouts for anyone interested


Burt Reynolds’ death ‘totally unexpected’

Associated Press Burt Reynolds, the handsome film and television star known for his acclaimed


Williams bounces back after six-minute slump

Serena Williams was a bit shaky at the start of her U.S. Open semifinal


Rally to call on Trump for help

Rally to call on Trump for help LORDSTOWN Good Jobs Nation’s Promises Broken Midwest Tour will


Trump officials line up to declare, ‘Not me!’

President fumes over New York Times column Associated Press WASHINGTON One after another,


Carly Donofrio | David Brown

CANFIELD Carly Donofrio of Canfield became the bride of David Brown, also of Canfield, during a


Terra Koontz, Charles Fox to exchange vows

youngstown James Koontz of Youngstown is announcing the engagement and forthcoming marriage of his


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Austintown kicks off first week of school

Austintown Local School’s began their first day of classes on Aug. 28.

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Celebrating heritage at Austintown Park

By JESSICA HARKER jharker@vindy.com The Austintown Farmers market hosted its first ever Heritage

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Library helps children get ready for kindergarten

By JESSICA HARKER jharker@vindy.com The Austintown library hosted an event on Aug. 8 to prepare

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Boardman Sports Briefs

Lady Spartans take second in McDonald The Boardman Lady Spartans recently battled to a second


Austintown Community Briefs

MVREIA meeting to take place on Sept. 10 The Mahoning Valley Real Estate Investors Association


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Canfield cheerleaders show off stunts at fair

The Canfield High School cheerleading squad performed at the Canfield Fair on Aug. 29.

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Austintown hosts annual band camp

By JESSICA HARKER jharker@vindy.com Austintown Fitch High School marching band hosted its annual

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Boardman Community Briefs

MVREIA meeting to take place on Sept. 10 The Mahoning Valley Real Estate Investors Association


Canfield Community Briefs

Chaney alumni to celebrate 80th birthdays at luncheon The Chaney High School Class of 1956 will


Cub Scouting now open to area boys and girls

Local Cub Scouting programs have recently announced that they are now open to both boys and girls.


Boardman finishes eighth overall at The Frank Gibas Inviational

Junior Mitchel Dunham took fifth overall out of 482 runners on Sept. 1 in a time of 16:37 at The


Wetzels observe 50th during family vacation

Boardman Mr. and Mrs. Ron Wetzel of Boardman celebrated their golden wedding anniversary June 24


Children’s tales with a twist featured at library

By JESSICA HARKER jharker@vindy.com The Boardman library hosted an event called Puppets!

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Dinner marks Krepses’ 70th anniversary

BOARDMAN Mr. and Mrs. Frank Kreps of Boardman were honored July 14 at a dinner party on the


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Levin Furniture opens new location in Boardman

On Aug. 31, Levin Furniture opened a new showroom on Boardman-Poland Road in Boardman.

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Cub Scouting now open to boys and girls in The Valley

Local Cub Scouting programs have recently announced that they are now open to both boys and girls.


Poland Community Briefs

MVREIA meeting to take place on Sept. 10 The Mahoning Valley Real Estate Investors Association


Cub Scouting now open to area boys and girls

Local Cub Scouting programs have recently announced that they are now open to both boys and girls.


Cardamon receives a flag set from MSVC-MOAA

Jim Cardamon, an Army Veteran and former Sentinel at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National

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Cardamon receives a flag set from MSVC-MOAA

Jim Cardamon, an Army Veteran and former Sentinel at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National

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Cub Scouting now open to area boys and girls

Local Cub Scouting programs have recently announced that they are now open to both boys and girls.


Sprout Club unearths fossil knowledge

By JESSICA HARKER jharker@vindy.com Mill Creek Park hosted its monthly Sprout Club event on

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Sprout Club unearths fossil knowledge

By JESSICA HARKER jharker@vindy.com Mill Creek Park hosted its monthly Sprout Club event on Aug.

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Cardamon receives a flag set from MSVC-MOAA President Florence Hosler

Jim Cardamon, an Army Veteran and former Sentinel at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National

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Cardamon receives a flag set from MSVC-MOAA President Florence Hosler

Jim Cardamon, an Army Veteran and former Sentinel at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National

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CHS soccer hosts alumni game

By ABBY SLANKER neighbors@vindy.com The Canfield High School soccer program hosted its semi-

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Decorative door hangers made at the library

On Aug. 20 the Poland library hosted a crafting event to make pompom door hangers.

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