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Proponents push to raise age to buy tobacco to 21

However, it would not prohibit people under 21 from smoking.


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3 Valley firms granted medical-marijuana dispensary licenses

The Ohio Board of Pharmacy awarded medical-marijuana dispensary licenses to companies based in Youngstown, Warren and East Liverpool.


Dr. Wang joins ACH

Dr. Wang joins ACH AKRON Sihe Wang, PhD., has joined Akron Children’s Hospital as director of


Volunteers needed

Volunteers needed BOARDMAN The Down Syndrome Association of the Valley is seeking volunteers to


Mental health board honors local leaders at annual luncheon

The board awarded an organization and six individuals at its annual “May is Mental Health Month” recognition luncheon.


Mental Health month

Mental Health month YOUNGSTOWN In celebration of National Mental Health Awareness month, The Red


Q. I have been eating instant oatmeal five days a week for many years now. I have read that instant

Q. I have been eating instant oatmeal five days a week for many years now. I have read that instant


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Victims of opioid crisis remembered

On Saturday, 113 pairs of shoes were displayed on the sidewalk around Wick Park.

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For some, Boardman Relay for Life is beacon of hope

Five-year cancer survivor Kathy Allen of Boardman kisses her grandnephew Brady Smith, 4, during the Boardman Relay for Life Friday.


Hubbard High’s anti-drug PSA wins 1st in contest

The Trumbull Ashtabula Group Law Enforcement Task Force awarded Hubbard High School;s production and broadcasting class $1,000 for its anti-drug public service announcement contest.


Four Austintown students win Knights of Columbus contest

Students created posters warning about drugs and alcohol.


Health fair offered

Health fair offered WARREN The Grace African Methodist Episcopal Church, in conjunction with


Will zinc help hirsutism in women?

Q. I am a woman in my 20s, and I have a problem with facial hair. In researching this, I read an


Skin-cancer screening

Skin-cancer screening LISBON The Columbiana County Health Department will host a skin-cancer


Take time to take care of you

Brought to you by MERCY HEALTH EVENT DETAILS What: Mercy Health Day When: Thursday, May 10