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Harper wallops the region

Local News

DETROIT — A plane carrying 129 people skidded Saturday from a Chicago runway left slick by a winter storm that moved across parts of the Midwest toward New England and the northeastern United States. No injuries were reported on the United Airlines flight at O’Hare International Airport ...

Chocolate, wine fundraiser set

Community News

FUNDRAISER FOR AWL: The seventh annual Evening of Wine & Chocolate will be 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at Leo’s Ristorante, 7042 E. Market St., Howland. The event will include chocolates, a silent auction, 50-50 raffle and music. All proceeds benefit the Animal Welfare League of Trumbull County. ...

Cortland

Police Blotters

Police activity reported Jan. 3-9: Jan. 9, 6:31 p.m. — A single-vehicle crash was reported at the intersection of Stonewood and Cedar drives. 5:02 p.m. — An abandoned 911 call was received from a business in the 100 block of East Main Street. Officers checked the business and did not ...

Regional chamber pulls double duty at Detroit auto show

Local News

WARREN — Two of the top local economic development officials went to the Detroit auto show to send one clear and convincing message to General Motors’ leaders — they, like many others in the Mahoning Valley, want to see a new product assigned to the General Motors plant in ...

Showcasing Champion schools

Community News

CHAMPION — High school students teaching Spanish to second-graders, and middle and high school students working on a joint art project are just some of the ways all three schools are able to collaborate on projects now that all the buildings are on one campus. More than 100 people attended ...

Kinsman

Police Blotters

Police activity reported Jan. 2-12: Jan. 12, 4:52 p.m. — Misuse of credit card reported in the 8000 block of Main Street. Jan. 8, 5:37 p.m. — Petty theft reported in the 8500 block of Main Street. 5:22 p.m. — Traffic hazard reported in the 8800 block of state Route 7. Jan. 5, ...

Claudia Hoerig trial set to pick up Tuesday

Local News

WARREN — Week two of the Claudia Hoerig trial is scheduled to begin 1 p.m. Tuesday, when public defenders are set to launch into the defense of the woman accused of killing her husband nearly 12 years ago. The state rested its case 2 p.m. Friday after calling local investigators and federal ...

Trumbull County Sheriff

Police Blotters

Sheriff’s Office activity reported Jan. 8-15: Jan. 15, 8:28 a.m. — Landlord / tenant dispute reported in the 2100 block of Henn Hyde Road, Fowler. 12:15 a.m. — Animal complaint, deer involved in acident, reported in the 2500 block of Newton Tomlinson Road, Newton Township. Jan. ...

Congresswoman salutes Dr. King

Local News

WARREN — People made their way through a snowstorm Saturday to attend the Trumbull County A. Philip Randolph Institute’s 32nd annual event to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The event featured U.S. Rep. Marcia L. Fudge, D-Cleveland, as this year’s keynote speaker. The Trumbull County ...

Corvette restoration is costly, time consuming and fun endeavor

Local News

WARREN — Those who dream of owning a pristine vintage Corvette — the kind that can win awards — better have time and money. Carl Carbon, who specializes in Corvette restorations at his Midyear Dreams LLC shop in Poland, said, “You better be prepared to spend $100,000” and put in ...

Mahoning GOP chair to retire

Local News

YOUNGSTOWN — Mahoning County Republican Party Chairman Mark Munroe has announced he is retiring as party chairman, effective Feb. 21. The announcement was made Saturday at a meeting of the party’s executive committee. Munroe has been elected three times as party chairman and is in his ...

Newton Falls BOE to meet on levy

Local News

NEWTON FALLS — The Newton Falls Exempted Village Schools Board of Education will hold a special meeting 8 a.m. Monday in the board’s conference room. The board will be discussing placing an income tax levy on the May 7 ballot and action is expected to be taken, according to a meeting ...

Community Star deadline is Monday

Local News

WARREN — Monday is the deadline to submit nominations for the 18th annual Community Stars program, which is co-sponsored by the Tribune Chronicle and Trumbull 100. The Community Stars program celebrates those who go above and beyond volunteering their time, talents and resources to make ...

This Week in History: Upton among women celebrating local club

Local News

99 years ago in 1920: * The Business and Professional Women’s Club of Warren was an assured fact. It was launched with 150 enthusiastic women who extended a hospitable welcome to Miss Lena M. Phillips, executive secretary of the National Association of Business and Professional Women of the ...

Trumbull County courts

Local News

Cases closed in Trumbull County Jan. 5-12 CLOSED MAAS, AMANDA JO vs. MAAS, STEVEN GEOFFREY TAYLOR, JOSEPH vs. TAYLOR, DAWN NEVINSKI, RICK vs. NEVINSKI, TRACI HECKATHORN, MARA vs. HECKATHORN, MATTHEW SAM LAMANCUSA, TRUMBULL COUNTY TREASURER vs. SPRAGUE, TODD D. et al ...

Trumbull County courts

Local News

Divorces, dissolutions and legal separations granted in Trumbull County Jan. 5 to 12: DIVORCES TERRILL, JESSICA R. vs. TERRILL, DAVID M. KAWECKI, DEANNA L. vs. KAWECKI, THOMAS A. HOELZEL, PATRICIA A. vs. HOELZEL, NEIL F. ALFREDO, BRIAN vs. ALFREDO, KELLEY HOFMANN, PATRICIA ...

Prosecutors rest their case

Local News

WARREN — The state rested its case Friday against the woman accused of premeditating the shooting death of her husband in 2007 — one year after she was booked into the Trumbull County Jail after being extradited from Brazil. A forensic pathologist Friday demonstrated the position he ...

Cortland Bancorp continues climb in trading Friday

Business

Cortland Bancorp gained seven cents in trading Friday, adding to its nickel gain Thursday, to close at $19.22 per share heading into the long holiday weekend. First Niles Financial held steady for a second day, closing at $7.74 per share. The stock market is closed Monday for Martin Luther King ...

Brookfield church fills backpacks

Community News

BROOKFIELD — Members of the Brookfield United Methodist Church, including the youth group, spend Thursday evenings filling backpacks with food for more than 50 elementary children in the Brookfield Local School District. Organizers said that volunteers help unload and sort food, stock ...

Warren superintendent issues an apology

Local News

WARREN — The Warren City Schools superintendent issued an apology Friday to the school resource officer who was removed from the school on Jan. 8. “I would like to extend my sincere apology and regret to officer Adam Chinchic and his colleagues at the Warren Police Department for my ...