Man sues hospital over wife’s 2018 death

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YOUNGSTOWN — A North Lima man his suing a doctor, a radiology company and St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital, alleging wrongful death of his wife last year while under care for brain aneurysms. Ronald Gengler Jr. filed the suit in Mahoning County Common Pleas Court, naming Dr. Eric R. Cohen, ...

New York Times labor reporter set to speak

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YOUNGSTOWN — Steven Greenhouse, labor reporter for The New York Times, will discuss his latest book, “Beaten Down, Worked Up: The Past, Present and Future of American Labor,” 4:30 p.m. Friday at the Youngstown Historical Center of Industry and Labor on Wood Street, Youngstown.

Canine friends offer comfort to readers

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GIRARD — There were no cat stories read Tuesday night at the Girard Free Library, as local children had the opportunity to read aloud to friendly canine listeners. The program was offered to children who could sign up to read a book of their choice, most about dogs, to a dog listener as ...

Liberty OKs grant request for Little Squaw Creek

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LIBERTY — Township trustees are continuing beautification efforts by restoring the lower section of Little Squaw Creek in Churchill Park. “We’re working with a Davey Resources Group, and we’re working with the Ohio Public Works Commission and also Eastgate Regional Council of ...

Heart Association to discuss local vaping ‘epidemic’

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YOUNGSTOWN — The American Heart Association in the tri-county area will bring local volunteer leaders and high school students together to discuss the epidemic of e-cigarette use, or vaping, among youth and start taking steps to turn the tide locally. The “E-cigarettes and Youth – ...

Dine and dashers rack up $90 bill

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AUSTINTOWN — One man was issued a summons for theft after he and two others left Denny’s restaurant on Mahoning Avenue on Tuesday afternoon without paying a $90 bill for their meals, according to a police report. Austin C. Chance, 27, 182 Scott St., Warren, was arrested for theft around ...

Tim Hortons closes after 8 months

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LIBERTY — The Tim Hortons restaurant on the corner of Belmont Avenue and Goldie Road has closed after eight months. The owners, TH Cleveland, announced that Monday was the last day of operations for that location. “This was a strategic, planned closure. Tim Hortons remains committed to ...

Remembrance planned today

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YOUNGSTOWN — A vigil to honor transgender people who have been killed all over the world will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Youngstown, 1105 Elm St., Youngstown. The free event will feature speakers and a candlelight vigil. Light refreshments will ...

Students to get success lesson

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HUBBARD — Bill Leamon will present “College Success 101” to Hubbard High School juniors and seniors on Tuesday. Leamon is a college and career coach and a professor and program director who helps students transition from high school to college and from college to a career. He is the ...

One hospitalized after house fire

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MINERAL RIDGE — A man is in critical condition after a house fire broke out around 8 a.m. Tuesday in the 3800 block of Edwards Street, according to Trumbull County 911 dispatchers. Weathersfield fire Chief Tom Lambert said he was able to speak to the resident, who said he was sleeping ...