Sun. 11:36 p.m.: Thousands grab slices of the Valley

LIBERTY — Pizza was running out as more than 2,000 people attended the Slice of the Valley Pizza Challenge on Sunday.

Hosted by the Rotary Club of Warren, the Sunday afternoon event at the Metroplex Expo Center was packed full of people and pizza.

Both the Judges’ Choice and the People’s Choice awards went to Ianazone’s Homemade Pizza, which has stores in the Warren and Niles areas. The awards for best plain / cheese pizza went to Ianazone’s pizza, first place; Russo’s Pizza in Mineral Ridge, second; and Cocca’s Pizza of Youngstown, third. The award for best specialty pizza went to Belleria, with stores in Warren and Niles, for their chicken and greens pizza.

Read more in the Monday Tribune Chronicle.