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Lit Youngstown opens registration for Winter Writing Camp

Lit Youngstown opens registration for Winter Writing Camp

“It’s a wonderful environment, the fun kind of writing, with teaching artists who are kind and encouraging,” said Karen Schubert, Lit Youngstown director.
Park Vista facing two wrongful death suits filed within a month

Park Vista facing two wrongful death suits filed within a month

However, the facility still has an overall rating of five stars, the maximum, from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, according to Medicare.gov.
Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles launches recall safety notice program

Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles launches recall safety notice program

Vehicle safety recall information will be printed on registration renewal notices.
YWCA Mahoning Valley to host job skills workshops

YWCA Mahoning Valley to host job skills workshops

Participants who successfully complete the workshops are eligible for up to $100 in incentives and stipends.
Austintown Community Church preschool students take 'Journey to Bethlehem'

Austintown Community Church preschool students take 'Journey to Bethlehem'

The annual, interactive play is put on by parents, grandparents and volunteers at the church.
Avoid visit to emergency room during holiday season

Avoid visit to emergency room during holiday season

“It’s important to stick with your diet, keep taking your medicine, listen to your doctor — enjoy the holidays, but don’t overdo it,” a doctor advises.
Harlem Globetrotters will be  'Pushing the Limits' in Youngstown next week

Harlem Globetrotters will be 'Pushing the Limits' in Youngstown next week

The team will attempt a new world record live at each game on this tour.
Warren Toastmasters provides gifts for children at day care center

Warren Toastmasters provides gifts for children at day care center

“A lot of families are struggling and are very appreciative of a couple extra gifts underneath the tree,” said Erica Thomas, owner and administrator of Backyard Beginnings.
Marines pick up toys, cash at Kennsington Golf Club

Marines pick up toys, cash at Kennsington Golf Club

The Toys for Tots program is run by the United States Marine Corps Reserve which helps collect and distribute toys to children who would otherwise get very few — or no — gifts for Christmas.
Are holidays a source of Seasonal Affective Disorder?

Are holidays a source of Seasonal Affective Disorder?

Seasonal Affective Disorder affects about 5 percent of all adults in the country, and women are diagnosed four times more often than men.