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Tribune Chronicle
Woman threatened with swordLawrence L. Cox Jr., 21, 1916 Youll St. Apt. 3, is charged with aggravated burg
Woman threatened with sword
Tribune Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Lawrence L. Cox Jr., 21, 1916 Youll St. Apt. 3, is charged with aggravated burglary, violating a protection order or consent agreement, abduction and domestic violence, according to Niles Municipal Court records. The Niles police report states a man... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Fri. 9 p.m.: Report: Man threatens ex-girlfriend with swordNILES - A warrant has been issued for a Niles man accused of kidnapping his ex-
Fri. 9 p.m.: Report: Man threatens ex-girlfriend with sword
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
NILES - A warrant has been issued for a Niles man accused of kidnapping his ex-girlfriend and threatening her with a sword. Lawrence L. Cox Jr., 21, 1916 Youll St. Apt. 3, is charged with aggravated burglary, violating a protection order or consent... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Sebring hires water treatment supervisor, works on pipe planUPDATEDOakhill defendants ask about deals with witnessesOakhill defendants ask
Sebring hires water treatment supervisor, works on pipe plan
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 3 days ago
UPDATEDOakhill defendants ask about deals with witnessesOakhill defendants ask about deals with witnesses With a trial date in the Oakhill corruption case looming just over three weeks away, two defendants want to know if prosecutors made deals with... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Layoffs bring changes for Niles PoliceWe now have a clearer picture about how cuts to the Niles Police Department wil
Layoffs bring changes for Niles Police
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 3 days ago
We now have a clearer picture about how cuts to the Niles Police Department will affect people who live and work in the city. Layoffs will take effect on February 10th, and so will a number of operational changes at the Niles Police... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Niles police specify service cuts after layoffsActing Niles police Chief Jaison Holland announced the service cuts at a city c
Niles police specify service cuts after layoffs
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Acting Niles police Chief Jaison Holland announced the service cuts at a city council meeting Wednesday night, which was attended by about 50 residents. The meeting room could not accomodate the crowd, so some residents lined the hallway outside... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Niles mayor will present new financial plan to the stateThere was a strong sense of frustration in Niles as council met for the first t
Niles mayor will present new financial plan to the state
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 4 days ago
There was a strong sense of frustration in Niles as council met for the first time after announcing the layoffs of three police officers and three firefighters. Taxpayers packed Council Chambers, Wednesday evening. Many sounded off following... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Niles home raidedA warrant was served by the Trumbull County Prosecutor's Child Pornography Task
Niles home raided
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
A warrant was served by the Trumbull County Prosecutor's Child Pornography Task Force at a home in the 300 block of Robbins Avenue, Trumbull County Assistant Prosecutor Gabriel Wildman said. The warrant was served in connection with the Ohio Bureau... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Ex-mayor’s business raidedSealed search warrants for Infante's home at 560 N. Rhodes Ave., Niles, and ITA
Ex-mayor’s business raided
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
Sealed search warrants for Infante's home at 560 N. Rhodes Ave., Niles, and ITAM 39, 1762 N. State St., Girard, were executed by officials with the Ohio Auditor's Office with help from the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation, according to... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Investigators raid home of former Niles mayor Ralph InfanteFormer mayor under investigation by Ohio Auditor’s Office The strongest eviden
Investigators raid home of former Niles mayor Ralph Infante
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 6 days ago
Former mayor under investigation by Ohio Auditor’s Office The strongest evidence yet that criminal investigators are focused on former Niles Mayor Ralph Infante surfaced Monday, as more than a dozen agents with the Ohio Auditor’s Office and other... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Join TNP and better WarrenPart of TNP's "Warren Enriched" programming slate, is to build on the existing
Join TNP and better Warren
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
Part of TNP's "Warren Enriched" programming slate, is to build on the existing support TNP offers to residents to improve their neighborhoods. The application process involves an individual or group committing to a cleanup event or beautification... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Niles gets deadline on financesThe warning was presented in a letter to Mayor Thomas Scarnecchia from State Au
Niles gets deadline on finances
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
The warning was presented in a letter to Mayor Thomas Scarnecchia from State Auditor David Yost, which was read aloud Wednesday at a meeting of the state's Financial Planning and Supervision Commission for Niles. "I willingly concede there may well... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
City employee layoffs hit NilesThe workers, who weren't immediately named, will be informed of the layoffs via
City employee layoffs hit Niles
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
The workers, who weren't immediately named, will be informed of the layoffs via letters later this week, Scarnecchia said. The cuts, which will be made based on seniority, are expected to save the cash-strapped city about $92,000 a month, the same... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Niles lays off 12 city workersThe Mayor of Niles says unless voters approve a half percent sales tax increase
Niles lays off 12 city workers
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 12 days ago
The Mayor of Niles says unless voters approve a half percent sales tax increase this spring, a dozen city employees being cut from the payroll will remain on layoff. Mayor Thomas Scarnecchia announced on Tuesday that he has placed a dozen city... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Third bomb threat hits Niles SchoolsNiles Superintendent Ann Marie Thigpen said the threat was called in to the hig
Third bomb threat hits Niles Schools
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
Niles Superintendent Ann Marie Thigpen said the threat was called in to the high school about 7:30 a.m., after the beginning of the school day. Niles police Lt. Jim Villecco said a threat to the high school was also called in to The Ohio State... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Threat closes Niles McKinley High School ThursdayStaff report School officials evacuated Niles McKinley High School about 7:45
Threat closes Niles McKinley High School Thursday
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 17 days ago
Staff report School officials evacuated Niles McKinley High School about 7:45 a.m. Thursday for a bomb threat, about 15 minutes into the school day. The threat was specific to the high school, and other Niles buildings remained open. Niles police... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Bomb threat prompts evacuation at Niles McKinley High SchoolOhio EPA: Warren steelmaker leaves hazardous chemicals behindOhio EPA: Warren s
Bomb threat prompts evacuation at Niles McKinley High School
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 17 days ago
Ohio EPA: Warren steelmaker leaves hazardous chemicals behindOhio EPA: Warren steelmaker leaves hazardous chemicals behind State officials say a operators of Warren steelmaker that recently announced the permanent closure of their plant on Mahoning... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Students evacuated after bomb threat at Niles McKinley High School The Niles Police Department say students evacuated following a bomb threat at
Students evacuated after bomb threat at Niles McKinley High School
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 17 days ago
The Niles Police Department say students evacuated following a bomb threat at Niles McKinley High School Thursday... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
State auditor unhappy with Niles financesJim Armeni, Eastern Ohio regional liaison for the office, asked Niles Mayor Tom
State auditor unhappy with Niles finances
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
Jim Armeni, Eastern Ohio regional liaison for the office, asked Niles Mayor Tom Scarnecchia for updates on points of the plan he has struck down - eliminating the income tax department by moving to the Regional Income Tax Agency and eliminating 911... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Niles financial crisis hits another setbackIn the midst of a looming financial crisis, the city of Niles is working to pay
Niles financial crisis hits another setback
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 18 days ago
In the midst of a looming financial crisis, the city of Niles is working to pay off a new debt. City officials say the new bill of more than $100,000 is the result of a lost lawsuit. "It has to be paid. There's no alternative," said Niles Mayor Tom... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Police, city wrestle with payThe city filed a motion to overturn an arbitrator's award of a 10 percent raise
Police, city wrestle with pay
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
The city filed a motion to overturn an arbitrator's award of a 10 percent raise to police supervisors in 2014, but the motion was denied on Dec. 18 by Trumbull County Common Pleas Court Judge Andrew D. Logan. The decision comes amid the city's push... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Trial delayed in murder caseTrumbull County Common Pleas Judge W. Wyatt McKay agreed to continue the case f
Trial delayed in murder case
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
Trumbull County Common Pleas Judge W. Wyatt McKay agreed to continue the case for an additional 300 days during a pre-trial hearing Friday. "This aids the appeals process," McKay said. The next pre-trial hearing is scheduled Feb. 26. LaRosa, 16,... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Bridge work closing part of US 62 in YoungstownUPDATEDHowland parents hear warning about heroin and teen addictionHowland pare
Bridge work closing part of US 62 in Youngstown
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 23 days ago
UPDATEDHowland parents hear warning about heroin and teen addictionHowland parents hear warning about heroin and teen addiction "We're seeing the mixture of fentanyl with our heroin a drug that's 50 to 100 times more powerful and potent than heroin... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Niles safety forces levy ‘critical’The meeting, held at First Presbyterian Church of Niles, drew about 75 people a
Niles safety forces levy ‘critical’
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 24 days ago
The meeting, held at First Presbyterian Church of Niles, drew about 75 people and was a chance for Niles voters to ask questions and learn information about the levy, Niles Fire Lt. John Stevens said. "Without the right answers, you're going to hear... Read more
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