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YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS | What prevents prosecutors from abusing their power?

YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS | What prevents prosecutors from abusing their power?

The old saying that a prosecutor can convince a grand jury to indict a ham sandwich is basically true. They are funded by taxpayer dollars, work hand-in-hand with the law enforcement officers who investigate crimes and have unlimited access to state-of-the-art forensic science. 
WEEKEND MATTERS | ‘Max Mason: Painting the Game’ on deck at the Butler

WEEKEND MATTERS | ‘Max Mason: Painting the Game’ on deck at the Butler

Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out these events.
Mahoning Valley soup lovers rejoice! Zoup! is coming to Boardman

Mahoning Valley soup lovers rejoice! Zoup! is coming to Boardman

Zoup! Eatery is the latest Mahoning Valley restaurant to open as Ohio returns to normal this summer.
LEGISLATIVE MATTERS | Ohio House passes bill prohibiting mandatory overtime for nurses

LEGISLATIVE MATTERS | Ohio House passes bill prohibiting mandatory overtime for nurses

Under the legislation, nurses can still voluntarily work overtime and hospitals can still offer overtime.
YPD:  Juvenile killed in apparent shooting

YPD: Juvenile killed in apparent shooting

City police officers found the male dead in an apartment Thursday afternoon, according to a release.
For this week's Vax-a-Million winners, getting vaccinated was 'a no-brainer'

For this week's Vax-a-Million winners, getting vaccinated was 'a no-brainer'

"The shots are no big deal," said Ohio's newest Vax-a-Millionaire Mark Cline. "Get them."
Towering unfinished windmill goes on the market as home in Ohio. Take a look

Towering unfinished windmill goes on the market as home in Ohio. Take a look

If you want to feel like you’re living inside a fairy tale, this might be the home for you.
Youngstown City Schools will offer a virtual school starting next year

Youngstown City Schools will offer a virtual school starting next year

Also, an online map is now available for families to determine which school their children will attend under the district’s reconfiguration plan, and the Parent YOU Class of 2021 will graduate Friday.
Reps. Lepore-Hagan, Crossman testify on resolution to expel Householder

Reps. Lepore-Hagan, Crossman testify on resolution to expel Householder

“Serving in the House is not a right — it is a privilege,” state Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan said.
‘Delta’ coronavirus variant first found in India reaches U.S. Here’s what to know

‘Delta’ coronavirus variant first found in India reaches U.S. Here’s what to know

“If you’re young and haven’t gotten your shot yet, it really is time,” President Joe Biden said.