Vernisha Tucker continues to mourn the loss of her son, Tywan D. Tillis, who was 29 when he was shot to death May 4, 2004, in a car near Overland and Willis avenues on the South Side.
Veterans get warm receptions when members of a group of women enounter them.
Police officers stepping up patrols to keep highways safe
Katie Dillon speaks to a reporter about the purpose of the NAMImobile anti-discrimination tour. The recreational vehicle stopped in Boardman on Monday.
Nearly every day for the past 30 years, Jim Tressel, president of Youngstown State University, had read a saying he keeps on his dresser that also acts as one of his mantras.
Teachers learn tools shouldn’t get in the way of learning
An estimated 30 children and adults from Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties with autism spectrum disorders took part in the five-day camp
The Canfield woman died in an automobile accident late last year.
The library will combine 2 real-estate levies into a single initiative for voters to decide in November
U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Kay Woods presided over the ceremony
The market will be open on Tuesdays through Sept. 30
A Girl Scout wins the Gold Award for teaching archery to those affected by autism.
East High School graduated 206 students Friday at Stambaugh Auditorium on Youngstown's North Side, including one whose family spanned six generations.
The Youngstown Police Department Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 28 and the Mahoning County Sheriff’s Office FOP Lodge 141 hosted the somber 90-minute gathering.
Mentors are needed to help the program expand in the 2014-15 school year.
Longtime mentor and veteran honored at Boardman Memorial Day ceremony
Conducting the seven-hour workshop was Atty. J. Jeffrey Holland of Medina, who has prosecuted hundreds of animal-cruelty cases throughout Ohio
During the past 17 years, the Edward J. DeBartolo Memorial Scholarship Foundation has awarded more than $600,000 in scholarship money to high-school students.
A former trustee says the agreement would not benefit the township.
Joan Trumpauer Mulholland, a civil-rights activist and Freedom Rider, attends a dinner Wednesday hosted by Mahoning Valley Sojourn to the Past students at Richard Brown Memorial United Methodist Church on Elm Street. Mulholland is in the city for screenings of her son’s documentary, “An Ordinary Hero: The True Story of Joan Trumpauer Mulholland.”
Some board members expressed reservations about the blizzard bags
A Berlin Center teenager tackles serious issues with her camera.
Loud noises and lasers are among the ways to frighten off the birds
Commissioners have received numerous calls from clients’ parents and others wanting to know more about what’s going on with the agency
Lanterman's Mill will benefit from a cookbook being compiled.
By SEAN BARRON email@example.com YOUNGSTOWN Barbara Franklin is frustrated with having to live
Jerald Daemyon began studying the violin in the fourth grade in Detroit.
By SEAN BARRON firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com 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.