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Youngstown will see start of the Neighborhood Response Unit on Monday

Youngstown will see start of the Neighborhood Response Unit on Monday

The new YPD unit will also work with Operation Steel Penguins, community police officers and patrol officers.
Penguin City Brewing Co. closes on $2.2 million loan for renovations

Penguin City Brewing Co. closes on $2.2 million loan for renovations

The company purchased the former Republic warehouse in downtown Youngstown in December.
Trumbull County health district to host COVID-19 vaccination clinics next week

Trumbull County health district to host COVID-19 vaccination clinics next week

Vaccine recipients are encouraged to visit the Trumbull County Combined Health District’s website to download, print and complete the COVID-19 Vaccine Administration Record form.
Mahoning prosecutor announces restructuring, promotions

Mahoning prosecutor announces restructuring, promotions

Some of the office's prosecutors are taking on new duties.
A college student died after fraternity ‘hazing incident’ in Ohio. Now 8 face charges

A college student died after fraternity ‘hazing incident’ in Ohio. Now 8 face charges

Stone Foltz died last month after attending an off-campus fraternity event.
Girard seventh-grader places third in statewide history competition

Girard seventh-grader places third in statewide history competition

Stella Alleman’s project was entered in the Junior Individual Documentary category.
Youngstown City Schools opens coronavirus vaccines to students age 16 and older

Youngstown City Schools opens coronavirus vaccines to students age 16 and older

Students who are attending school in person will get the vaccine while they are in school, and no appointment is necessary. Students who are learning remotely should call the YOUCare Clinic to schedule an appointment.
Contact tracing breach impacts private info of 72K people in Pennsylvania

Contact tracing breach impacts private info of 72K people in Pennsylvania

Private information, including COVID-19 exposure status and sexual orientation, may have been compromised.
Youngstown Police Department launches Neighborhood Response Unit

Youngstown Police Department launches Neighborhood Response Unit

Youngtown Police Department Chief Carl Davis said the unit’s main objective is to reduce violent crime by removing dangerous criminals from the streets. 
Your Morning Matters: Time to turn the page

Your Morning Matters: Time to turn the page

Reporter Justin Dennis takes a deep look at how a shrinking Rust Belt city like Youngstown struggles with wastewater "sins of the past."