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The Youngstown Vindicator
Judge Krichbaum sentences man to 6-year prison term for cocaine traffickingsentence to Louis Edwards, 50, and also ordered the forfeiture of two vehicles.
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted an hour ago
sentence to Louis Edwards, 50, and also ordered the forfeiture of two vehicles. Edwards was charged after members of the Mahoning Valley Law Enforcement Task Force made undercover buys from Edwards in August and September of 2016. For the... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Iconic blast furnace in Warren coming down - againby November 2016, but the company put the demolition on hold in August 2016. I
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 hours ago
by November 2016, but the company put the demolition on hold in August 2016. It is the last blast furnace left in the Mahoning Valley, which had dozens of them during its steelmaking heyday. Cioffi said the demolition company, MCM Management... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Dinopoulos and Weaver endorsed for Poland BOEexcellence, fiscal responsibility and a vision for the future that have created
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 hours ago
excellence, fiscal responsibility and a vision for the future that have created one of the most respected districts in the Mahoning Valley and the state. As such, we have no qualms in endorsing the two incumbents for re-election to a third term in... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Fund for Warren’s Future looks to better cityfor individual businesses, but will be distributed through nonprofits, will be
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 11 hours ago
for individual businesses, but will be distributed through nonprofits, will be managed by the Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley. Projects that could receive funding will be selected by the fund’s board: Covelli, Payiavlas and Franklin.... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Feds: Austintown credit card skimmer part of multi-state conspiracyby a dozen people who placed credit and debit card skimmers on gas pumps in fiv
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 17 hours ago
by a dozen people who placed credit and debit card skimmers on gas pumps in five states, including a gas pump here in the Mahoning Valley. Investigators say the scheme stole credit account information from thousands of people. 21 News first... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Local news outlets inviting community members to discuss opioid epidemic— Local news outlets will meet with people next week to hear your thoughts on s
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 20 hours ago
— Local news outlets will meet with people next week to hear your thoughts on solutions to the opioid epidemic in the Mahoning Valley. Those meetings are scheduled to take place in Youngstown on Sunday, Warren on Monday, and Struthers on... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Warren, business execs join forces for new fundcreate a proactive culture in Warren. The funds will be on deposit with, and m
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 20 hours ago
create a proactive culture in Warren. The funds will be on deposit with, and managed by, the Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley. Projects will be selected by a Board comprised of Covelli, Payiavlas and Franklin. Dennis Blank, a Warren... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Burgan, Branch Street partner to help build homecommunity that supports him and offered up the idea of working with one another
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
community that supports him and offered up the idea of working with one another to help build a Habitat for Humanity of the Mahoning Valley home. Now, whenever a customer purchases the El Salvador coffee from Branch Street, located at 1393... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Couple enter guilty pleas in boy’s cocaine overdose deathto start Monday before Judge R. Scott Krichbaum. Marcus died on the afternoon
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
to start Monday before Judge R. Scott Krichbaum. Marcus died on the afternoon of Dec. 26 at Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley in Boardman, where he was taken by his mother and her boyfriend after he began having seizures. A police... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Abandoned Girard gas station gets grant to clean upin Trumbull County through this yearlong process," said Lauren Johnson, manager
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted yesterday
in Trumbull County through this yearlong process," said Lauren Johnson, manager of the 422 Project and Mahoning County Business Development at the Chamber. The Abandoned Gas Station Grant is the first one to be awarded in the Mahon... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, THOMAS J. 'TOMMY' ORLO, Youngstown, Ohioof Prague Guild. He loved music and had a great voice, singing many years in th
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
of Prague Guild. He loved music and had a great voice, singing many years in the church choir. He was also a member of the Mahoning Valley Old Car Club. Tommy enjoyed going to the Telephone Pioneer lunches, the GE group lunches, the Keystone Group... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Three companies make medical marijuana proposals to Youngstownstate for a location at 3321 Mahoning Ave., a former bank building in the Mahon
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
state for a location at 3321 Mahoning Ave., a former bank building in the Mahoning Plaza. • A company of partners from the Mahoning Valley, Columbus and the Chicago area. The company is in the process of coming up with a name for the business,... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Trustees Costello, Calhoun are deserving of re-electionto those of the incumbents. While Boardman is facing many of the challenges co
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 days ago
to those of the incumbents. While Boardman is facing many of the challenges confronting just about every community in the Mahoning Valley, Costello and Calhoun have been good stewards of taxpayer dollars. “I believe that my 14 years in office,... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
worth a lookregistration and program information, contact the Mahoning County Extension at
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 days ago
registration and program information, contact the Mahoning County Extension at 330-533-5538 or visit go.osu.edu/gourds17. Mahoning Valley Historical Society will host its Bites and Bits of History lunch program at noon Thursday at the Tyler... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Warren’s Drummond lets ‘Voice’ be heardhave that. After you have the foundation, it’s time to go to the first floor.”
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
have that. After you have the foundation, it’s time to go to the first floor.” Drummond made a name for himself in the Mahoning Valley when he was attending Harding High School in Warren. Since then, his style has evolved. “It’s an... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Volunteers bring inclusive playground to lifethe vision behind The Walnut Grove inclusive playground along state Route 46 he
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
the vision behind The Walnut Grove inclusive playground along state Route 46 here. Nearly 200 volunteers from all over the Mahoning Valley and beyond erected Phase 1 of the progressive play space Friday and Saturday. Four years in the making from... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Women's solidarity march held in Warrenof the women shared their concerns about their children growing up in a world w
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 3 days ago
of the women shared their concerns about their children growing up in a world where heroin and guns are controlling Mahoning Valley streets. Many of these women say as mothers they need to be strong to make sure the next generation has a... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Women's Solidarity Marchof the women shared their concerns about their children growing up in a world w
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 3 days ago
of the women shared their concerns about their children growing up in a world where heroin and guns are controlling Mahoning Valley streets. Many of these women say as mothers they need to be strong to make sure the next generation has a... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Volunteers from Valley, beyond build Phase I of inclusive playground in Canfieldthe vision behind The Walnut Grove inclusive playground along state Route 46 he
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
the vision behind The Walnut Grove inclusive playground along state Route 46 here. Nearly 200 volunteers from all over the Mahoning Valley and beyond erected Phase 1 of the progressive play space Friday and today. Four years in the making from... Read more
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The Express-Times
18 miles of I-476 are closed this weekend. How to get around it.A bridge is getting replaced this weekend on I-476, shutting down the Northeast
The Express-Times / Posted 3 days ago
A bridge is getting replaced this weekend on I-476, shutting down the Northeast Extension between the Lehigh Valley and Mahoning Valley exits. The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission says work began at 9 p.m. Friday and that the closure will last... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
2 companies will pitch efforts to sell medical marijuana in Youngstownrelations for JB Hamlin & Co., a Columbus-based government relations and lobbyi
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 days ago
relations for JB Hamlin & Co., a Columbus-based government relations and lobbying firm. The company isn’t based in the Mahoning Valley and operates marijuana dispensaries in other states, Hanes said. The company is “possibly” looking at other... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Valley’s 2 U.S. reps greatly differ on tTrump's Obamacare decisionStaff report YOUNGSTOWN The two U.S. House members who represent the Mahoning
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 days ago
Staff report YOUNGSTOWN The two U.S. House members who represent the Mahoning Valley greatly differ on President Donald Trump’s decision to cut subsidy payments under Obamacare. U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan called it “a shameful act of sabotage that will... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
GM Foundation gives to five local organizationsout at the seventh annual Community Appreciation Day will make an impact in a v
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 days ago
out at the seventh annual Community Appreciation Day will make an impact in a variety of ways, including improving the Mahoning Valley’s education efforts. Since 1976, the General Motors Foundation has donated nearly $1 billion to U.S.... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
OUT & ABOUT | Club Calendarleague, 6 to 10 p.m. Thursdays. www.lowellville-rod-gun.com. MAHONING COUNTY C
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 days ago
league, 6 to 10 p.m. Thursdays. www.lowellville-rod-gun.com. MAHONING COUNTY COONHUNTERS: U.S. 224, west of Canfield. MAHONING VALLEY KNIFE COLLECTORS ASSOCIATION: Meetings at 7 p.m. last Wednesday of the month. Denny’s in Boardman. Email... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Bridge replacement shuts down 40 miles of Pennsylvania Turnpikenight into Monday morning. "The portion of the Turnpike that will be closed is
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
night into Monday morning. "The portion of the Turnpike that will be closed is the Lehigh Valley Interchange through the Mahoning Valley Interchange," said Kathleen Walter with the PA Turnpike Commission. Walter warns drivers to plan ahead this... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
GM Foundation gives out $110K grantsof the Youngstown State University Foundation accepted $20,000 grant from the G
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
of the Youngstown State University Foundation accepted $20,000 grant from the GM Foundation. The money will go to the Mahoning Valley Innovation and Commercialization Center for additive manufacturing. The grant will be matched by the... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Today’s entertainment picks:on the bestselling book, will be released in theaters nationwide next Friday. T
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
on the bestselling book, will be released in theaters nationwide next Friday. Two days before that, Rescue Mission of the Mahoning Valley will present a red-carpet fundraising event at Cinema South in Boardman to raise awareness and support for... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Campbell students help stock shelves for school food pantrydistrict, led the group of students unloading the truck. She said the food was
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
district, led the group of students unloading the truck. She said the food was provided by Second Harvest Food Bank of the Mahoning Valley and would serve a group of 200 students who had applied for the assistance. Angeleah Matzye, 12, was one of... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Lecturer to focus on historic St. John’sStaff report liberty Bill Farragher, the Mahoning Valley steel industry marke
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
Staff report liberty Bill Farragher, the Mahoning Valley steel industry marketer who created the highly recognizable Youngstown Sheet and Tube logo, will discuss one of the area’s most historic churches at 10 a.m. Oct. 21 in the meeting room of... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Permanent exhibit on Mahoning Valley history unveiled Nov. 4in the Tyler History Center will open Nov. 4 with a free open house from noon t
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
in the Tyler History Center will open Nov. 4 with a free open house from noon to 4 p.m. Titled “The People of the Mahoning Valley: Stories of Identity and Innovation,” the exhibit will trace the history and development of the Valley from... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
History lecture on Warren band leaderreport YOUNGSTOWN Janne Hurrelbrink-Bias, author of “Squire’s Warren Junior M
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
report YOUNGSTOWN Janne Hurrelbrink-Bias, author of “Squire’s Warren Junior Military Band,” will be the speaker at the Mahoning Valley Historical Society’s next Bites and Bits of History lunch program Thursday at noon at the Tyler History... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Polish, community celebrate National Pirogi Daypyrogy, perogie, perogi, pirohi, piroghi, pirogen, pierogy, pirohy, and pyrohy,
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
pyrogy, perogie, perogi, pirohi, piroghi, pirogen, pierogy, pirohy, and pyrohy, are obviously enormously popular in the Mahoning Valley. Most people agree that pirogies came to the United States at the beginning of the Great Depression. During... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Campbell students lend hand to help other students in needdistrict, led the group of students unloading the truck. She said the food was
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
district, led the group of students unloading the truck. She said the food was provided by Second Harvest Food Bank of the Mahoning Valley and would serve a group of 200 students who had applied for the assistance. Read more about the effort in... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
'People of Mahononing Valley' exhibit to open at Tylerin the Tyler History Center will open Nov. 4 with a free open house from noon t
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
in the Tyler History Center will open Nov. 4 with a free open house from noon to 4 p.m. Titled “The People of the Mahoning Valley: Stories of Identity and Innovation,” the exhibit will trace the history and development of the Valley from... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Warren Police credit community for helping take guns & drugs off the streetfrom the community have also taken 40 grams of heroin off the street, a drug th
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 5 days ago
from the community have also taken 40 grams of heroin off the street, a drug that continues to kill a growing number of Mahoning Valley residents. "We have officers and detectives going out there everyday and doing investigations on drug cases.... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Permanent exhibit on Mahoning Valley history unveiled Nov. 4 at Tyler History Centerin the Tyler History Center will open Nov. 4 with a free open house from noon t
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
in the Tyler History Center will open Nov. 4 with a free open house from noon to 4 p.m. Titled “The People of the Mahoning Valley: Stories of Identity and Innovation,” the exhibit will trace the history and development of the Valley from... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
NE Extension Closing Friday for 55 Hours: What to KnowBut the detour is 70 miles and 70 minutes. Southbound drivers will still be ab
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 5 days ago
But the detour is 70 miles and 70 minutes. Southbound drivers will still be able to access the Route 903 (No. 87) and Mahoning Valley (Route 74) interchanges but won’t be able to pass Mahoning Valley, the commission said. The "local detour"... Read more
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The Morning Call
Road Warrior: Steer clear of the Northeast Extensionnight. The project is expected to last only 55 hours, but it will shut down all
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
night. The project is expected to last only 55 hours, but it will shut down all traffic between the Lehigh Valley and Mahoning Valley interchanges.All through traffic is being detoured through Interstate 80, Route 33 and Route 22. Be careful... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Israel trip provides connections for YBI, YSU and Youngstownmanaging partner of The Junction, is originally from Youngstown. “This partner
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 6 days ago
managing partner of The Junction, is originally from Youngstown. “This partnership is to bring Israeli companies to the [Mahoning] Valley,” Rabinowitz said via video conference Wednesday. “The timing feels right now for this partnership. We... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
BUSINESS DIGEST ||and cover letters to associatedirector@ohwowkids.org. VLT revenue up at Austin
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 6 days ago
and cover letters to associatedirector@ohwowkids.org. VLT revenue up at Austintown racino AUSTINTOWN Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley Race Course reported video lottery terminal (VLT) revenue of $9.3 million in September with an average of... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Local connections contribute at Iowa Statejokes and musings about Youngstown, which leaves other staff members scratching
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 6 days ago
jokes and musings about Youngstown, which leaves other staff members scratching their heads because they don’t understand Mahoning Valley culture. “Someone posted photos and information on Facebook about the Briar Hill Festival,” Manning said.... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
YSU receives $2 million Department of Commerce grantimpacted by the declining use of coal through various programs supporting job c
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 6 days ago
impacted by the declining use of coal through various programs supporting job creation and workforce development. YSU’s Mahoning Valley Innovation and Commercialization Center – envisioned as a place where high-school and college students,... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Church association sponsors forum on opioid epidemicrecorded in Trumbull County last month, the opioid epidemic continues to plague
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 6 days ago
recorded in Trumbull County last month, the opioid epidemic continues to plague our community. So Wednesday night, the Mahoning Valley Association of Churches sponsored a forum at Mineral Ridge High School to educate the public on hope, healing... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Saving one from daughter's fate is mom's goalHigh School during an informational event about the opioid crisis. The “Hope,
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 6 days ago
High School during an informational event about the opioid crisis. The “Hope, Healing and Recovery” forum, hosted by the Mahoning Valley Association of Churches, featured panelists from several agencies, law enforcement and churches. “Without my... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, MANUEL ANTHONY 'MIKE' GARCIA, Youngstown, Ohioto the running community and the Austintown community at large. As a pioneer o
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 6 days ago
to the running community and the Austintown community at large. As a pioneer of the running phenomenon in the Mahoning Valley, Mike’s charismatic personality, positive attitude and unfailing determination created the perfect atmosphere... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Overflowing with fall seasonals at Pour HouseBy Jim Cyphert Mahoning Valley Flight Crew The number of locations to grab a
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 7 days ago
By Jim Cyphert Mahoning Valley Flight Crew The number of locations to grab a fall seasonal craft beer in the Mahoning Valley has spilled over the rim. Pour House Bar & Grill remains an excellent option. Pour House has two locations — Canfield and... Read more
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The Brown and White
Bethlehem Township sisters can't drive 55Township, they feel the need to speed every Saturday. The young sisters race h
The Brown and White / Posted 7 days ago
Township, they feel the need to speed every Saturday. The young sisters race hobby stock cars every Saturday night at Mahoning Valley Speedway. They have been involved in racing since they were 6 years old. Motor oil runs in their veins: They... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Wilson, Graham, Brookfield returning to state tournamentstate golf tournament Friday and Saturday at Ohio State’s Scarlet Course. And
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 7 days ago
state golf tournament Friday and Saturday at Ohio State’s Scarlet Course. And that’s just among the top players from the Mahoning Valley in the field, let alone the rest of the state. Columbiana’s Jared Wilson, a senior, and Warren JFK’s Jimmy... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Police subdue man who threatened to kill himself— Reports said a 51-year-old Helena Avenue man was shot three times with non le
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 8 days ago
— Reports said a 51-year-old Helena Avenue man was shot three times with non lethal ammunition by a member of the Mahoning Valley Crisis Response Team after they were called to his home because he had threatened to kill himself. Police... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Churches come together, give donation to local agencySeveral local churches gave the gifts of money and hope to those in the Mahonin
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 8 days ago
Several local churches gave the gifts of money and hope to those in the Mahoning Valley that need it most. Four separate churches held two days of cohesive church services on September 10 and 11, with the money collected from those services going... Read more
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