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Girard-McDonald viaduct to be renamed for Leo

A free 2-mile run/walk event through downtown Girard in honor of the slain officer will follow the Sept. 3 dedication ceremony.


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Safety Village at Boardman a hit with kids

Michael Salser, resource officer at Boardman Center Intermediate School, reads to incoming kindergarteners Thursday during Safety Village at Glenwood Junior High School.


Fitch freshman takes no break from learning

Instead of relaxing during his summer vacation, an Austintown ninth-grader went to school to learn about STEM.


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East alums hail return of Golden Bear

“Once a Golden Bear, always a Golden Bear” was the mantra repeated over and over at Saturday’s East High School alumni reunion on the school grounds.

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Southside Fine Arts Academy summer program enriches youth at Villa Maria

The campers played instruments and worked on dance moves.


TRIO helping college students succeed

“Not only is it for you to help your family, but also for you to help yourself to pursue the American dream to make a decent wage,” said Ty-Juan Young Bright, TRIO director.


Campbell teachers authorize strike notice, show solidarity at school event

The teachers’ union has issued a 10-day strike notice in the negotiation process as of July 17.


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VINDY EXCLUSIVE | Summit students, staff sound off on problems

Summit Academy Secondary School, a charter school on Youngstown's South Side, has been found out of compliance with several state standards.


East Palestine superintendent gets 3-year pact with MCESC

Traci Hostetler replaces outgoing Ron Iarussi.


3 Trumbull school districts weighing cost-sharing

The state auditor’s office plans to conduct a feasibility study to find ways to save money for the three local districts.


Summit Academy responds to critical state report

Ohio Department of Education report found one of its local charter schools out of compliance with state laws

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Spectacles for Y'town schoolkids clear success

A cooperative effort that delivered eyeglasses to students resulted in higher attendance, a lower discipline rate and better test performance.


Summit Academy fails state compliance audit

Summit Academy Secondary School teachers were instructed to “make the information up” to meet deadlines for assessments, the report says.


State issues guidance on using crowdfunding for schools

State Auditor Dave Yost’s office issued guidance on using the online fundraising that helps teachers and schools solicit donations of money and supplies.


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Family of five grows by one at Trumbull County Fair time

The Moody family of Colebrook Township, just east of Orwell, grows by one person each summer at Trumbull County Fair time.