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Corruption case pretrial resumes Monday

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By DAVID SKOLNICK Staff writer YOUNGSTOWN — A Mahoning County Common Pleas Court judge abruptly ended the second day of a pretrial hearing into alleged corrupt activities by ex-Youngstown Finance Director David Bozanich, developer Dominic Marchionda and 10 companies associated with ...

Ryan announces base one of two finalists

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YOUNGSTOWN — U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan, D-Howland, said Friday that the Youngstown Air Reserve Station is one of two finalists competing to receive four new aircraft. The Air Force Reserve announced it would place four new C-130J Super Hercules aircraft within one of two special missions of ...

Meijer: Works in progress

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As Meijer continues to spar with Boardman officials over a gas station the grocery store chain wants nearby its proposed store in the township, the company cooled its plans for a store at the Eastwood Mall Complex, according to a Cafaro Company spokesman. Meanwhile, Meijer’s proposed ...

Grandkids keep legacy alive

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EDITOR’S NOTE: This is one of a series of Saturday profiles of area residents and their stories. To suggest a profile, contact features editor Burton Cole at bcole@trib today.com. HUBBARD — Thomas Plumeret was a great many things during his 83 years. He was a 1953 graduate of Hubbard ...

Jury in sex trial finds Bugno guilty on all counts

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YOUNGSTOWN — A jury found Alex C. Bugno, 31, guilty Friday of 14 counts of compelling prostitution involving boys 16 and 17 years old in 2014, and one count of pandering obscenities for making a sex video. The jury found late Friday that Bugno engaged in sexual conduct with three boys at two ...

Seventh person arrested in killing of Youngstown mother

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YOUNGSTOWN — Six defendants previously identified in the shooting death of a Youngstown woman provided enough evidence to charge a seventh person in the case, according to Youngstown police. Johntez Scrivens, 20, 12th Street, Campbell, was arrested Thursday by U.S. marshals on charges of ...

Man preserves century-old Sheet & Tube company homes

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By ANTHONY SUSZCZYNSKI Correspondent POLAND — Remnants of Youngstown’s steel-producing past can still be seen throughout the village and surrounding areas. The Poland Historical Society believes in promoting historical heritage, which is why members invited Timothy Sokoloff to be the ...

Prosecutor: Drugs smuggled into prison killed inmate

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YOUNGSTOWN — A woman accused of bringing balloons of methamphetamine to a man serving a life sentence for murder at the Northeast Ohio Correctional Center faces charges of involuntary manslaughter after the man died when a balloon opened up inside him. Perez Worley, 28, died Dec. 15, ...

North Lima man killed in Neshannock crash

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NEW CASTLE, Pa. — David Davidson of North Lima was pronounced dead Friday morning after first responders answered a crash call. According to the Lawrence County Coroner’s office, Davidson, 67, was already dead when emergency personnel arrived on Pulaski Road at Maitland Lane in ...

Man sentenced for assault on Youngstown police officer

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YOUNGSTOWN — Cavante K. Tabb, 20, was sentenced to four to six years in prison for assaulting a police officer and other crimes at a home on Terrell Avenue on Oct. 7, 2019. Tabb pleaded guilty Thursday in Mahoning County Common Pleas Court to aggravated robbery, assault and domestic ...