By SEAN BARRON firstname.lastname@example.org YOUNGSTOWN Barbara Franklin is frustrated with having to live
Jerald Daemyon began studying the violin in the fourth grade in Detroit.
By SEAN BARRON email@example.com YOUNGSTOWN If one word could encapsulate the range of emotions
Michael Mannozzi of Boardman, in training for the Summer Olympics in 2016 and 2020, demonstrated his race-walking technique for fifth- and sixth-graders at Boardman Center Middle School. Mannozzi, a wrestler when he attended Boardman High School, gave a motivational talk to encourage students to set high, but obtainable, goals.
P.E.O. SISTERHOOD | Fast facts About 30 women from the local Philanthropic Educational
Chapter CE of the P.E.O. Sisterhood is celebrating its 60th anniversary.
A makeup game featuring the Phantoms is set March 21 at the Covelli Centre.
By SEAN BARRON firstname.lastname@example.org YOUNGSTOWN For Paulo Morris, 2013 began with bouts of
Anyone who has played the popular board game Candy Land likely recalls the 134 colorful squares that make up the winding track, the gingerbread-shaped pieces and names such as Princess Frostine, Lord Licorice and Gum Drop Mountain.
Sponsoring the 10th annual New Year’s Day event was the Grandview Tavern.
The annual Emancipation Proclamation and Installation Service at Price Memorial AME Zion Church, 920 Dryden Ave. on the East Side was Wednesday morning.
Lonnie and Leotha Arnold are thought to be among the oldest black couples in Mahoning County. Today is their anniversary.
The Arnolds are among the oldest black couples in Mahoning County.
The holiday celebration gathering was at the Newport branch of the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County, 3730 Market St. on the South Side.
Court Strudwick followed in his grandfather’s and father’s footsteps when it comes to making toys.
The interactive gathering also taught the children age 2 and 3 the basics about bears, such as their eating habits and common personality traits.
He also urged people to vote for a 3-mill police and fire renewal levy on Tuesday’s general-election ballot.
A Boardman resident volunteers for the elderly.
Tori Evans uses the new Bone Zone exhibit at the OH WOW! The Roger & Gloria Jones Center for Science & Technology in downtown Youngstown during a recent field trip. The exhibit, which provides illustrations and scientific facts about many of the body’s 206 bones, will be at the center until Jan. 6.
Estimated 50 family members, mental-health experts, therapists and others were on hand for Wednesday’s ribbon-cutting and grand-opening ceremony to usher in the new Potential Development High School for Autism.
Generations of the Schrock family thrive on twinship kinship.
Among those honored was Victoria T. Allen of the ICU Block Watch on the city's South Side.
The casino and thoroughbred racetrack is expected to increase Austintown property values.
Several children and teens also enjoyed the fest’s activities, such as face painting as well as assembling pencil boxes, napkin holders and castles from small building kits.
Wyomissing, Pa.-based Penn National is to operate the facility on 187 acres between state Routes 11 and 46. It should open around September 2014.
Reminder: Violence can break out suddenly anywhere.
He faces several charges
Hole in one gets golfer a new car lease
The program, started in 2000, children with leukemia, sickle-cell anemia and other chronic or life-threatening illnesses or diseases a fun-filled day that includes a variety of military exercises.
Radio system connects Boardman schools to safety forces
An accident left an Austintown woman with a lot on her plate.
New library branch cost $2.04 million
The goal for his school project is to raise at least $500 for Easter Seals.
Residents of all ages joined the Saturday rally downtown Youngstown as part of a national network of rallies protesting the not guilty verdict awarded to George Zimmerman and the self-defense law that enabled it. Speakers encouraged protesters to register to vote to as a way to express their feelings about such laws.
The first Military Weekend Appreciation was at the Arms Museum on Wick Avenue
Monday's dig did not turn up the capsule that was buried nearly a half-century ago.
A West Side mom honors her late daughter with a cookbook of heavenly food.
Eight-year-old Naiden Maynard might be too young to take a stand on many issues, but he’s the right age and size to take a stand on a tortoise.
The event will feature stock, super-stock and masters divisions. The top finisher from each division will represent the Youngstown area at the 76th annual All American Soap Box Derby on July 27 in Akron.
One grad intends to enroll at Ohio University this fall to study wildlife and conservation biology.
Joshua Rupe's latest passion is photography, and he has two books in print — both of Mill Creek Park.
Officer Brad Ditullio received the Award of Valor.
Kyle Hogan of Williamsfield, a Youngstown State University freshman engineering student, demonstrates centrifugal force with a spinning tire hung from an axis. First-year engineering students designed, built and demonstrated new prototypes Tuesday for the Oh Wow! Roger & Gloria Jones Children’s Center for Science and Technology.
By SEAN BARRON email@example.com AUSTINTOWN If it’s related to or going on in Austintown,
Willie Lane, 75, gathers with friends and family at Austin Woods Nursing Home, Austintown, to celebrate his lifelong passion of sketches and painting.
That was the main theme of Thursday’s seminar, “Unexpected Emergencies: A First Response Discussion,” at Mr. Anthony’s Banquet Center, 7440 South Ave.
The two have won numerous awards at local and regional art shows, often competing in the same event.
Students from 15 Northeast Ohio high schools were nominated for and competed in the three-hour event Saturday.
One member's brother was shot to death in Youngstown in 2007.
Organizers hope to raise $100,000 by this spring or summer to keep the 35-year annual spring festival going.