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COURTS MAHONING COUNTY DOCKET State v. Brian P. Matthews, judgment entered; must register as a

washington Shutdown begins as senators fail to OK funding

Associated Press WASHINGTON The federal government shut down at the stroke of midnight Friday,

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Crazy day for Youngstown's Adi

UPDATE: Adi is no longer at jail

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'Brrrlesque' show at Rust Belt theater

The Rust Belt Theater Company will present “Brrrlesque,” a winter-themed burlesque show.

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Christa McAuliffe's lost lessons finally taught in space

Christa McAuliffe's lost lessons are finally getting taught in space.

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Hippo-y birthday to Fiona! The popular preemie is turning 1

The Cincinnati Zoo has a day of festivities ready for Fiona's first birthday party Saturday, and expect plenty more of Fiona in Year 2.

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Mahoning County seeks funding to house female vets at Oakhill

The grant proposal asks for $1.4 million in Ohio’s capital budget.

Craig Beach Police chief faces federal charges in child-porn case

A federal grand jury indicted the Craig Beach village police chief, who faces accusations of possessing child pornography.

Niles school officials working on alternative plan

The district faces a return to fiscal-watch designation.

Brazilians federally indicted after arrest at Hubbard bank

Pair used credit-card skimmers, found with nearly $140,000, U.S. Attorneys said

Youngstown woman joins fight against revenge porn

The proposed law would criminalize sharing revenge porn.

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Families grateful for clothing giveaway

By later today, several hundred families in need will have received badly needed coats, hats, socks and gloves for their children along with book bags and other school supplies – the end of a two-day giveaway.

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Struthers students get lesson in bullying and kindness

To encourage the students to live the lessons they learned from Seitz and his mother, the school will be implementing a “pay-it-forward” initiative through the use of sky-blue plastic bracelets.

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Canfield residents address council on holiday light displays

Community members spoke before council for the second week straight, about Christmas light displays from this latest holiday season.

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Family, friends react to Claudia Hoerig’s return

Claudia Hoerig, the primary suspect in the 2007 aggravated murder of her husband, was extradited from Brazil and returned to Trumbull County Wednesday. She will be arraigned at 10 a.m. today before Judge Andrew Logan in common pleas court.

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Surplus food/clothing

Surplus food/clothing East Side Crime Watch, 1001 Oak St., corner of Fruit Street, Youngstown,


Births St. Elizabeth Boardman Hospital Surety Golden and Markeith Grays, Youngstown, girl, Jan.

Run for court seat

Run for court seat YOUNGSTOWN Anthony Donofrio, a Youngstown deputy law director, is running in

New faces in Struthers government set goals for the coming year

New Struthers councilmen, law director set goals for their terms


Joining health expo YOUNGSTOWN The Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber has announced that ONE