Local News

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Mahoning Valley’s two largest cities will receive more than $6.6 million in grants from three federal programs. The funds represent the bulk of the total $8.2 million in formula grants awarded to communities in Ohio’s 13th congressional…

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Future engineers can get a jumpstart on robotics, 3D printing and more this summer. Registration for the Youngstown State University Junior Engineers Summer Camp is open for students ages 9 to 14. The camp, held in the…

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

“These investments will be critical to lifting low-income families out of poverty and ensuring working families can achieve economic stability,” U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan said.

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

NILES, Ohio — As a child, Krissy Watts spent a significant amount of time at the Eastwood Mall in Niles. She began to work at the Qwik Fix Watch and Jewelry kiosk during her early teenage years for her mother…

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Mahoning Matters and The Literary House are researching the unique experience of Black professionals and business owners in Mahoning and Trumbull counties.

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

“’I got it covered,’ Birthday Boy’s dad said, bringing out two fully charged, cordless screwdrivers and some other tools. Aunt Mandie assumed the role of foreman for the project. As an engineer, she was the only one who could understand the directions. We should have known what we were in for when she announced, iIt says here that two people can assemble this thing in four hours. Ha!’”

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

BOARDMAN, Ohio – The West Glen Plaza at 8600 Glenwood Ave. was sold last week to a company that operates the Village Plaza in Columbiana. A contiguous parcel, 8590 Glenwood Ave., where a pizza shop sits, was also sold. The…

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The city will conduct a $100,000 study of the Crab Creek industrial corridor to determine best courses of action to get sites along the corridor back into productive use. At its meeting Wednesday, City Council will consider…

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

CANFIELD, Ohio – Mahoning County is still very much an agricultural area, once you get beyond Youngstown and its suburbs. It also has the state’s largest local agricultural gathering in the Canfield Fair. But until now, it has not had…

Monday, May 16, 2022

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Country music artist Brett Eldredge will come to the Youngstown Foundation Amphitheatre on Aug. 4, with opening act Nate Smith Tickets range from $75 to $37.50 and go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, May 20, at…

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