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East High JROTC wins first place at drill competition

East High JROTC wins first place at drill competition

Throughout the school year, the Golden Bear Battalion participates in activities including American Red Cross blood drives, parades and community service projects.
Executive director gets stuck to raise money for Montessori School

Executive director gets stuck to raise money for Montessori School

The money will be used to make renovations to Cart House, an adolescent classroom space.
Boardman fire chief 'disgusted' as Wagon Wheel fails another inspection

Boardman fire chief 'disgusted' as Wagon Wheel fails another inspection

Boardman Fire Chief Mark Pitzer said “We’re frustrated with this process.”
Diocese of Youngstown to commission lay leaders of prayer

Diocese of Youngstown to commission lay leaders of prayer

They serve in their parish for three years under the direction of the pastor.
Keep your mood from changing with the seasons

Keep your mood from changing with the seasons

For people who live in the northern part of the country, seasonal affective disorder is a common type of depression, and it tends to impact women more often than men.
Weatherization program helps reduce energy bills

Weatherization program helps reduce energy bills

Weatherization services can cut a home's energy consumption by one-fourth, an official said.
Mahoning County land bank would rather revitalize than raze

Mahoning County land bank would rather revitalize than raze

A former Austintown nuisance property is move-in ready, signaling more local home rehabilitations.
Group protests closure of Youngstown Fire Station No. 7

Group protests closure of Youngstown Fire Station No. 7

“A fire station is more than a building,” said the Rev. Joseph Boyd. “It is a commitment to a neighborhood."
Two Ohio 'forever families' grow on National Adoption Day

Two Ohio 'forever families' grow on National Adoption Day

Two boys in Children Services' custody found their "forever homes" Friday.
Food Truck Tailgate to benefit veterans programs

Food Truck Tailgate to benefit veterans programs

Jack Palermo, a longtime Mahoning County official and Army veteran, will be honored at a 1 p.m. ceremony.