The people there love the noise, and they love the smell of burning rubber.
By JEANNE STARMACK email@example.com LOWELLVILLE Village council approved legislation to
Isaiah Randall gets some help with his cap from fellow graduate Ashley Delgado before the start of Chaney High School’s commencement Friday evening. Several other Valley schools' graduations took place Friday — East, Jackson-Milton and Mahoning County High School. Find links to their stories inside.
There was plenty to find on the Ford Nature Center’s trails at Mill Creek Park.
You have to make the right choices in life, said Bo Pelini, head football coach at Youngstown State University.
The Mahoning County Board of Elections also voted to reduce the number of precincts in the county to save money and boost efficiency.
Renee Kathryn White, center, displays the joy of victory after receiving her master’s in social work during Saturday afternoon’s commencement.
King Jeffery Logan of Struthers and Queen Casey Bolton, who attends the Trumbull County Career and Technical Center, reign at the Special Needs Prom Friday evening at St. Mary’s Assumption Social Center in Youngstown.
A Covelli Centre suite holder donated the suite for the second year in a row.
If you want strong black communities, you have to have strong black families.
Councilwoman Annie Gillam said she was satisfied with changes in the contract.
Hundreds of people gather around the house on Powers Way in Youngstown where a 10-year-old girl and her grandparents died in a fire March 30. A candlelight vigil began Tuesday at a small park not far from the house and ended there. The child died just hours before she was to testify at the trial of the man charged with raping her.
Croatian Pride Day fills the St. George Croatian Home with the scents, sights and music of the culture.
Mark Cole was the Rotarian on the Zamboni, and in the stands, 120 fifth-graders gave their all in singing the national anthem.
They’re far from home, and many don’t have extended families living nearby. They take comfort in their traditions and the memories of “back in the day.”
Vendors filled plates with a tempting array of goodies.
Julius Sims of Youngstown takes a selfie with his daughter, Layla Sims, 9, during Boardman Park’s 12th annual Father-Daughter Princess Dance Thursday at the Lariccia Family Community Center.
The dogs were taken off the Sharon, Pa., woman and are now at New Lease on Life Rescue in Struthers.
As senator after senator voted against a no-confidence resolution, more and more senators got up and walked out of the roll-call vote.
The canoe launch should be built this summer.
The bridge was built in 1953.
Trustee Jodi Stoyak said mutual aid for fire departments shouldn’t be a political issue.
Two residents organized the citywide event based on a national movement.
Township Trustee Chairman Jason Rubin said the property was abandoned by its owner and then by the bank that held its mortgage.
Nina Wilson, 11, of Canfield, laughs as a 12-week-old puppy named Larry licks her face at Animal Charity in Youngstown. Nina is a volunteer at the facility, which is seeking donations of pet food, blankets, treats and paper towels.
The schools have been taking time out for Wellness Day for five years.
The city of Hubbard raised its budget from $5,000 to $45,000 a year for police training.
A woman caller told the Flying J where to find the money.
The district has been in fiscal emergency since 2011.
Since the department reopened a station in September, it has kept its costs down.
The police chief said anyone caught using Tannerite will be arrested.
The newspaper and TV ads and billboards show one couple’s determination not to give up the fight to recover their beloved pet.
The defendant remains charged with murder, though family and friends don’t believe that charge is fair.
The race encompasses a 5-county district.
Kaylyn Flowers decided she could help others who need, as her business card reads, “a hand up.”
The annual sale benefits the library’s programs
A routine traffic stop lead to a manhunt through a Hubbard neighborhood early Tuesday afternoon.
Dakota Hrabowy, W.S. Guy Middle School’s first male cheerleader, leads the home crowd through one of many spirited cheer during a game last week at home against the LaBrae Vikings.
The bridge needs to be open so people can park.
The township is waiting on tax information from the county, said fiscal officer Steve Shelton.
Whether its lunch, breakfast or an exercise class, the Multigenerational Center is there to help people socialize and stay active.
The services director would like to have only one garbage hauler in the city.
The project will give the water some place else to go
Chad Macek of Hubbard helps out Rick Courtney as he tries to climb “Da Wall,” a half-pipe on the Burner. The Burner, a seven-mile mud run with 30 natural and man-made obstacles, bills itself as “Ohio’s toughest seven miles.” Registration continues for the benefit for Akron Children’s Hospital.
The school district turned to the community to help keep the pool from closing.
The former lawyer surrendered his law license in 2012.
The fire station on Belmont Avenue is one of two in the township.
Overtime costs prompted the closing.
Before the group can apply for the money, they have to come up with a considerable amount of funds.
The clothes boxes can become a nuisance when people begin piling up bags of clothes around them.