New Valley districts largely GOP

Local News

New maps of state legislative districts place the Mahoning Valley largely in Republican hands, with two House district exceptions. The powerful new redistricting panel in Ohio failed on Wednesday to reach the bipartisan consensus necessary to pass a 10-year map of state legislative districts ...

Community news

Community News

UNDERGROUND RAILROAD TOURS: The Salem Historical Society will offer an Underground Railroad tour on the Quakertown Trolley at 1:30 p.m. Sunday. All riders are requested to wear a mask. The docent takes passengers back in time to the late 1850s with the sharing of many stories on the plight of ...

Hunt Valve Company sold

Business News

Hunt Valve Company, Inc., a Salem-based specialty manufacturer of valves and electromechanical actuators for U.S. maritime agencies and other industrial customers, has been acquired by Fairbanks Morse Defense. “We love Hunt for a lot of reasons; they have a fantastic brand and ...

Funding secured for utility study

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Federal dollars will help pay for a study that has the potential to boost the economic vitality of Trumbull and Mahoning counties and, perhaps, help shed some of the parochial attitudes when it comes to providing businesses utility services. Eastgate Regional Council of Governments next week ...

Last day to nominate firefighter

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WARREN — The Vindicator is seeking nominations for Firefighter of the Year, with the nominations due today. For the first time the newspaper also is allowing the general public opportunities to nominate. The newspaper will acknowledge and honor Mahoning County fire departments by ...

Hospitals nearing capacity across state

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Dr. Bruce Vanderhoff, Ohio Department of Health director, urged Ohioans to rethink their trips to the hospital, provided it is not an emergency. “As you’ve heard over the past few days, children’s and adult hospitals have sounded the alarm,” Vanderhoff said. “We’re in a serious ...