Reasons differ for drop in criminal cases

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YOUNGSTOWN — The public has received several types of messages in recent years about crime. One message came in response to a wave of killings in Youngstown in 2021, punctuated by the shooting death of 10-year-old Persayus Davis-May, who died from a bullet that passed into her home on Samuel ...

Boardman shopping complex presents skating rink for second year

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BOARDMAN — The Rink at DeBartolo Commons in Boardman opened for the season Friday, giving skaters, both young and old, novice and pro, the opportunity to hit the ice. The Rink is 35 x 60 feet and is located at the entrance to DeBartolo Commons at the south end of the Southern Park Mall. It ...

Poland Village officials hold 2nd reading on texting bill

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POLAND — Village Council held two second readings at its meeting Tuesday — one on texting and the second on police officer wages. Village Solicitor Joseph Macejko said the police wage ordinance was passed last year, but needed to be tweaked. Among the issues was the number of years an ...

State dollars give Trumbull seniors a lift

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WARREN — Trumbull County has received a $779,910 Ohio Department of Aging Healthy Aging Grant that may be used to fulfill a variety of needs for county residents. About 20% of the grant funds must be used to provide food assistance to seniors, 20% must be used for housing assistance and 10% ...

Weathersfield police blotter

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Police activity reported Oct. 17-31: Oct. 31, 9:46 p.m. — Gunshots reported in the area of Curtis Avenue and Boston Avenue SE. 11:54 a.m. — Landlord / tenant problem reported at 3697 Ohltown McDonald Road. Oct. 30, 9:07 p.m. — Unwanted person reported at 3843 state Route 46. 1:01 ...

Milton Township trustees

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WHAT: Township trustees meeting Nov. 14 PRESENT: Dave Tomaino, Wendy DiBernardi and Edward Villone Trustees: • Approved pursuing RC Construction’s estimate of $2,000 for snow guards to be installed on the fire department’s rear and front. Interim fire Chief Kenneth Oles mentioned at ...