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Marijuana dispensary targets March to open

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WARREN — The operators of Trumbull County’s only medical marijuana dispensary are targeting early March to open. “We’re really just down to the door knobs and the details,” said Todd Cain, with Green Leaf Medical of Ohio II LLC, which holds a provisional license for the ...

Bird feeders to be made in Brookfield

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ANIMALS IN WINTER: Amy Reeher of the Trumbull Soil and Water Conservation District will discuss how animals get through the winter 6 p.m. today at the Brookfield Library Branch, 7032 Grove St. The program includes making a bird feeder. For children in grades K- 6. Registration is required at ...

Agenda

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• CORTLAND CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION will meet 8:30 a.m. today at the municipal building. • WARREN CITY COUNCIL will meet 6 p.m. today at the municipal justice building with caucus at 5:15 p.m. • WEATHERSFIELD ZONING COMMISSION will meet 6 p.m. today at the township hall. • COUNCIL ...

KSU campus introduces Thunderbirds Esports team

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WARREN — The Kent State Trumbull Thunderbirds Esports team was introduced on Monday, a few days ahead of the Hearthstone collegiate season that starts next week and allows students to win scholarship money and other prizes. Esports is a video game competition that many colleges are ...

Brown defends his stance on Green New Deal

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WASHINGTON — Sen. Sherrod Brown, a potential 2020 Democratic presidential contender, shrugged off arguments from liberals on Tuesday that signing onto the climate change plan known as the Green New Deal is essential to winning over the party’s base. “I don’t need to co-sponsor every ...

Warren man indicted in police K-9 assault

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WARREN — A Warren man was indicted Tuesday by a Trumbull County grand jury on charges of assaulting a police dog, according to court documents. James Justice, 35, Florey Road, Warren, was booked Dec. 24 into the Trumbull County Jail on Warren Municipal Court charges of assaulting a ...

Hubbard schools locked down following robberies

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HUBBARD — Two early-morning robberies at West Liberty Street businesses caused school officials to place a soft lockdown on the Hubbard Exempted Village School District campus. The lockdown took place for an hour starting at 7:40 a.m. Tuesday and was initiated by Superintendent Raymond ...

Marchese re-appointed to election board

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NILES — The Trumbull County Democratic Party at a special meeting Tuesday recommended Diana Marchese of Johnston be re-appointed to another term on the Trumbull County Board of Elections. Jeff Goodman, the party parliamentarian, said more than 100 members attended and Marchese won 51-47. ...

Trumbull County grand jury indicts 40 people

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WARREN — Forty people were indicted by a Trumbull County grand jury Tuesday and are scheduled to be arraigned 10 a.m. Feb. 22 in Trumbull County Common Pleas Court before Judge W. Wyatt McKay, according to the grand jury report. Two people were secretly indicted and their names and ...

Weathersfield applies for park grant

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WEATHERSFIELD — The township is seeking several grants, including an Ohio Department of Natural Resources NatureWorks grant, which will be used to cover costs for expansion and other improvements of the community park off state Route 46. Trustee Chairman Steve Gerberry said at ...

On the record — Weathersfield

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WHAT: Township trustee meeting Tuesday PRESENT: Steve Gerberry, Marvin McBride and Gil Blair Trustees: • Approved having the Trumbull County Engineer’s Office and county commissioners advertise for bids for the Ohio Public Works Commission road improvement project. Gerberry said ...

Man, 28, stabbed in Warren

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WARREN — What started out as a domestic violence call turned into a stabbing Monday morning, according to a police report. While on the way to the domestic call at 1947 Stewart Drive NW around 10:30 a.m., officers were told by dispatchers a stabbing victim was there. Police found Asa D. ...

Wed. 9:41 a.m.: US consumer prices flat in January

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Consumer prices were unchanged in January, as lower gasoline prices offset the rising costs of housing, clothing and medical care. The Labor Department said this morning that the consumer price index rose only 1.6 percent last month from a year earlier. Inflation has been ...

Couple escapes Warren house fire

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WARREN — A fire in the basement of 389 Willard Ave. NE in Warren just before 9 a.m. was put out quickly by the Warren Fire Department. A report states crews were cleaning some duct work and a hose caught fire. Firefighters said all of the damage was contained to the basement, but there ...

Car crashes into cafe, catches fire

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WARREN — A four-door white Ford slammed into Cafe 22, 2006 Youngstown Road, Tuesday afternoon, causing the car to catch on fire, according to a Trumbull County 911 report. The two occupants of the vehicle were freed and the flames were extinquished before Warren firefighters arrived on ...

Brookfield students support Hickory

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BROOKFIELD — Brookfield Middle School Student Council members spent Tuesday making a banner to send to Hickory High School, where two students were killed Sunday in a car crash on Interstate 80. The banner signed by the students reads “Warriors Are #HornetStrong.” The students ...

Falls resident charged with felonious assault

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NEWTON FALLS — A village man pleaded not guilty Monday in Newton Falls Municipal Court to multiple charges after police said he fired three shots at a woman from his truck on Newton Drive. Daniel E. Gore, 29, 502-B Newton Drive, is being held at the Trumbull County Jail on a $25,000 bond ...