Local News

Saturday, May 23, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Beginning Tuesday, Roberto’s, Italian Ristorante, 103 W. Federal St., won’t open until 4 p.m., owner Roberto Faraglia said Friday. Since it opened in February 2012, Roberto’s served lunch, opening its doors at 11 a.m. May 22 was the last day Roberto’s offered lunch. “We’re not pulling enough people [at lunchtime],” Faraglia said. […]

Friday, May 22, 2015

Friday, May 22, 2015

LORDSTOWN, Ohio – Village Council will meet tonight to vote on an incentive package for the $800 million natural gas fueled electricity plant that Clean Energy Future LLC of Boston plans to build at a site off Henn Parkway in the Lordstown Industrial Park. If approved by council, the incentive package “would be forwarded to […]

Friday, May 22, 2015

LORDSTOWN, Ohio – Village Council will meet Tuesday evening to vote on an incentive package for the $800 million natural gas fueled electricity plant that Clean Energy Future LLC of Boston plans to build at a site off Henn Parkway in the Lordstown Industrial Park. If approved by council, the incentive package “would be forwarded […]

Friday, May 22, 2015

Friday, May 22, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The state’s unemployment rate ticked up in April to 5.2%, anincrease from 5.1% in March, the Ohio Department of Jobs and Family Services reported this morning. A year earlier, the state unemployment rate stood at 5.9%. The U.S. unemployment rate was 5.4%, down from 5.5% in March and down from 6.2% in […]

Friday, May 22, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Mahoning Cultural Collaborative has launched Mahoning Valley Bingo, an activity for all ages this summer. The Mahoning Cultural Collaborative is composed of local nonprofit institutions that are field trip destinations for students who attend local schools. Its goal is to increase awareness of cultural institutions through programs and group promotions. Visit […]

Friday, May 22, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Grow Youngstown and Mercy Health have joined forces to increase access to fresh fruits and vegetables for patients and residents of North Side neighborhoods. The program, subsidized by Mercy Health and Mercy Health Foundation Mahoning Valley, allows patients who meet eligibility requirements to join Farm to YOU, a community-supported agriculture market that […]

Friday, May 22, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Streetscape 2015, “Bloom or Bust!” will be held from 8 a.m. to noon May 30 in the downtown, the executive director of CityScape, Sharon Letson, says. It is the 18th annual effort that has transformed the appearance of the downtown. Volunteers will spruce up the downtown landscape by removing debris, trimming and […]

Friday, May 22, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Streetscape 2015, “Bloom or Bust!” will be held from 8 a.m. to noon May 30 in the downtown, the executive director of CityScape, Sharon Letson, says. It is the 16th annual effort that has transformed the appearance of the downtown. Volunteers will spruce up the downtown landscape by removing debris, trimming and […]

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