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PRESIDENTS DAY CLOSINGS A checklist of local, state and federal institutions and local businesses

Trump seeks to wipe out funds for home-heating aid

Associated Press PORTLAND, Maine The Trump administration is again calling for the complete

Risks of withdrawal

Iraqi victories remain fragile as US reduces troops Associated Press QAIM, Iraq From their

College: Lock of Washington’s hair found in old book in archives

Associated Press SCHENECTADY, N.Y. Tucked in the pages of a grimy, leather-bound almanac in the

Youth baseball team moves forward with AR-15 raffle

Associated Press NEOSHO, Mo. A Missouri youth baseball team is moving ahead with a raffle of an


Births St. Elizabeth boardman Latece Wright and Jamhal Simon, Youngstown, girl, Feb. 17. Robin

Facebook to verify ads with postcards

Associated Press MENLO PARK, Calif. Facebook will soon rely on centuries-old technology to try

Chardon school administrators not held liable in school deaths

Associated Press CLEVELAND Five former administrators at a Northeast Ohio school district

Shooting survivors lash out at Trump

Associated Press PARKLAND, Fla. Students who escaped the deadly school shooting in Florida

Cities pitch diversity to lure businesses

Associated Press Some cities and regions are highlighting racial diversity along with positive

5 dead in church shooting in Russia; police kill suspect

5 dead in church shooting in Russia; police kill suspect MAKHACHKALA, Russia A gunman opened

President rages against FBI

Associated Press WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. As the nation mourned, President Donald Trump kept

Iranian plane crashes

Associated Press TEHRAN, Iran An Iranian airplane brought back into service only months ago

Poland police probe student's social media post

Parents with students in the school district received a call Saturday alerting them to a social media post about which the district notified police.

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Winter Wine Affair attendees offer praise for Ohio-made wines

Two sessions, from 1 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 9 p.m., featured dozens of wines available to taste and purchase.

Poland Village launches senior check-in program

Poland Village police will check on elderly and disabled residents

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JA bowl-a-thon event marks 25th year for fundraiser Goodwill to spare

There was an abundance of balls and strikes Saturday afternoon, but there were no runs, no hits and no errors.

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Sheely’s gives employees bonuses, works on expansion

The 140 Sheely’s Furniture and Appliance employees are key to the success of the business.

Life after stillbirth

How one Youngstown couple moved forward after losing their daughter

Shooting wraps on local filmmaker’s dark comedy

Local filmmaker John Chechitelli has wrapped shooting on his dark comedy “Worst. Christmas. Ever.”