Friday Dec 6
Songs of Christmas: Red Wanting Blue sings 'You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch'
Red Wanting Blue isn't really local. The band calls Columbus home. But RWB has played many shows in the Mahoning Valley over the years and drummer Dean Anshutz went to Youngstown State University, so I'll claim the group for the purposes of today's edition of "The Songs of Christmas."
Thu Dec 05, 2013
A new life in the Valley
Second-generation immigrant Margaret Pallante vividly recalls the fear she felt as her father scrambled through their Niles home, dimming the lights as men in white robes stood in single file lines outside.
Edmond - Cronin
John and Karen Edmond, Hammondsville, are announcing the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Julie Lynn Edmond, to Joseph Cronin, son of George and Toni Jo Cronin, Hammondsville.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Lisbon trooper, dispatcher honored
Trooper Jodi Bowlen and Dispatcher Geraldo Muniz of the Lisbon post of Ohio State Highway Patrol, have been recognized by the patrol.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Lessons from a hero
Questions ranging from ''What was President John F. Kennedy like?'' to ''How many people have you killed?'' were posed by Niles and Brookfield students enrolled in the Afterschool program to a special guest Tuesday at Niles Middle School.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Along the Way: David Dix
When it was Cleveland's foremost department store, Higbee's had a jingle that went, "If you haven't seen Higbee's today, you haven't seen Higbee's."
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Robert G. Earl 1951-2013
He graduated from Austintown Fitch High School, Youngstown State University and The Akron School of Massage Therapy.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Erie Times News
Rockfest to benefit memorial scholarship
Friends and family of a young woman murdered in Cochranton in 2012 will host the second annual Brandy Stevens-Rosine Rockfest Dec. 7. The 1 p.m. event at The Refuge, 1155 Churchill Road, Youngstown, Ohio, will feature nine local bands.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Leetonia tightens aim on grants
The school district is getting closer to two grants that will fund curriculum to better prepare students for the 21st century job market.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Students host creening of memory
A pair of keys forgotten on a chair in the lobby of St. Joe's at the Mall wasn't an indicator of Alzheimer's, though down the hallway the keys' owner was taking a free test to spot the early signs of memory loss.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Three softball signings at KHS
Three Kaneland High School softball standouts signed with three separate universities on Nov. 13 in the KHS library in front of their teammates, families and coaches.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Some Ohio school board members have lobbying ties
Four members of the state's school board have ties to businesses that have a stake in education funding and regulation, the Akron Beacon Journal reported Monday.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Erie Times News
Crawford County woman sentenced to life for murder
Ashley M. Barber, 21, of Cochranton, was sentenced in Crawford County Court Thursday to life in prison without parole for the 2012 slaying of Brandy Stevens, 20, of Mahoning County, Ohio.
Conductor named for Canfield Community Concert Band
Eric Bable has recently been named the conductor of the Canfield Community Concert Band.