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Wednesday, August 28, 2013

With the recent armed robberies on Youngstown’s North side, Youngstown State University Police has increased patrol hours. YSU Police Chief John Beshara tells students to be alert and not get distracted by technology.The post YSU police chief offers advice in light of recent robberies appeared first on The News Outlet.

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Residents in the Wick Park neighborhood in Youngstown are slowly renovating the once-grand homes without financial help from banks.The post Wick Neighborhood being reborn – one house at a time appeared first on The News Outlet.

Thursday, July 25, 2013

The November elections are still a few months away but we already know, race will play a significant role in who wins. News Outlet reporter Andrew Donofrio brings us the story and the many voices of race and politics.The post Even in 21st Century, race an issue in Youngstown elections appeared first on The News Outlet.

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Youngstown’s former police chief is running for mayor in this November’s election. Jimmy Hughes, an Independent candidate, sat down with reporter Andrew Donofrio.The post If elected mayor, Hughes promises to tackle crime, blight, parking appeared first on The News Outlet.

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

One of downtown’s landmarks falls prey to the wrecking ball. And a 1970 Joni Mitchell lyric seems oddly prophetic. Chris Davidson reports.The post Goodbye Paramount: Don’t know what you got ’til it’s gone appeared first on The News Outlet.

Monday, July 15, 2013

John M. Crea is running as an Independent in Youngstown’s mayoral election this November. The Kent State graduate, who now sells cars in Cleveland, hopes voters will buy into his plans for the city. Andrew Donofrio has the story.The post Crea plans new approach as mayor; would consider changing Youngstown’s name appeared first on The News Outlet.

Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Summer and ice cream … ice cream and summer … the two go hand in hand. And in several communities, ice cream treats may be available right outside your door. Chris Davidson has the story.The post Ice cream trucks deliver sounds, tastes of summer appeared first on The News Outlet.

Tuesday, July 2, 2013

The mayor’s chief of staff is vying for the city’s top position this November. DeMaine Kitchen says his success in city hall makes him the right person to lead Youngstown. The independent mayoral candidate sat down with News Outlet reporter, Andrew Donofrio and discussed his platform.The post Kitchen wants to put the ‘you’ back into Youngstown appeared first on The News Outlet.

Thursday, June 27, 2013

Driving in Youngstown may be much more dangerous than you realize. News Outlet reporter Steve Wilaj brings us the details.The post No. 1 crime in city about to cost you more money appeared first on The News Outlet.

Tuesday, June 4, 2013

In his bid for mayor, Democrat John McNally faces four Independent candidates: former Police Chief Jimmy Hughes, the mayor’s Chief of Staff DeMaine Kitchen, as well as John Crea and Frank Bellamy.The post Bellamy to declare state of emergency if elected mayor appeared first on The News Outlet.

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