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Dairy Queen to raise money for local hospital

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CHILDREN’S MIRACLE NETWORK: Dairy Queen locations throughout the Mahoning Valley will offer guests a free small cone to celebrate the first day of spring today along with raising awareness and money for local Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. Proceeds will benefit Akron Children’s ...

Ralph Infante appeal to be heard in Akron

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WARREN — When attorneys for Ralph Infante argue their appeal for the former mayor of Niles, who was convicted last year in a public corruption case, they will do so in Akron instead of Warren. Infante, serving a 10-year sentence in the Lorain Correctional Institution, was found guilty of 13 ...

Agenda

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• JOSEPH BADGER LOCAL SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD OF EDUCATION will meet 6 p.m. today at the school complex auditorium. • GUSTAVUS TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will meet with other townships over EMS levies 6:30 p.m. today at the town hall. • HARTFORD PARK BOARD will meet 7:30 p.m. today at the ...

Commissioners urge rebidding of transit contract

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WARREN — Trumbull County commissioners are urging the Trumbull Transit Board not to ignore its own policies and repeat mistakes the Federal Transit Administration pointed out the last time the board looked for a new transportation contract in 2013. “One of the recommendations from the ...

Wed. 8:15 p.m.: Liberty police seek tips about hotel prostitution

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LIBERTY - Township police are asking for help from residents and businesses to help catch human trafficking and prostitution going on at the six hotels surrounding the Interstate 80 and Belmont Avenue exit. Police Chief Toby Meloro said the action is coming in the wake of the March 14 arrest ...

Portman talks training, tariffs at Warren Fab

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HUBBARD — Regina Mitchell, chief operating officer of Warren Fabricating and Machining, can find employees, just not the right employees. She chalks that up as her biggest challenge running the Hubbard-based specialized fabricator, machiner and assembler of large steel weldments. “We ...

Wed. 8 p.m.: Survey shows young people still live in Warren

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WARREN - The city has not lost its youth, and residents want places to get fresh food along Youngstown Road, according to a study released by Trumbull Neighborhood Partnership on Wednesday. The TNP survey found that nearly 12,000 vehicles travel on Youngstown Road between Laird Avenue and ...

EPA gives water quality OK to TJX

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To read the water quality certification report from the Ohio EPA for the HomeGoods distribution center project in Lordstown, click here LORDSTOWN — The process to permit construction of a massive distribution center for off-priced home fashion retailer HomeGoods has passed another critical ...

Niles approves signs for Meijer, Pulp stores

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NILES — The board of adjustment unanimously approved variances for signs for two businesses, including Meijer, at a meeting Tuesday morning. The board approved an 8-foot-8-inch tall by 28-foot-9-inch wide sign for the back of the Meijer superstore, which is set to be built on the site of ...

Man gets 3 years in kidnapping, assault case

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WARREN — A man was sentenced to three years in prison Tuesday in Trumbull County Common Pleas Court after a jury found him guilty of some of the kidnapping and felonious assault charges filed against him. Keith Davis, 49, was convicted on one count of kidnapping and two counts of felonious ...

Woman killed behind Elm Road Giant Eagle store

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WARREN — Charlotte E. Lesher, 71, died after being hit by a tractor trailer backing into a Giant Eagle loading dock at 2601 Elm Road NE, Tuesday morning. Lesher is reported to have been heading from the Warren Plaza to her home in the Kenmore Apartments while riding on a scooter through ...

Man pleads to assaulting K-9

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WARREN — A man pleaded guilty Tuesday to assaulting a police dog in December, according to court records. James Justice, 35, entered the plea in Trumbull County Common Pleas Court and will undergo a presentence investigation before he is sentenced. Justice was arrested Dec. 23 by Howland ...

Human trafficking suspects free

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GIRARD — Eight men rounded up last week as part of a human trafficking sting are out on bond after appearing for arraignment Tuesday in Girard Municipal Court. Seven of the suspects, four of whom are residents of Trumbull County, are facing misdemeanor charges of soliciting and possession ...

On the record – Warren

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WHAT: Board of Education meeting Tuesday PRESENT: Regina Patterson, Robert Faulkner Sr., Andre Coleman, John Lacy and Patricia M. Limperos (attended, but left before voting) The board: • Approved entering into agreements with the College Credit-Plus Dual Enrollment Program with ...

On the record – Lordstown

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WHAT: Village council meeting Monday PRESENT: Robert Bond, Karen Jones, Lamar Liming, Ron Radtka, Don Reider, Howard Sheely and Mayor Arno Hill Council: • Entered into an agreement with Larry Tura of 6840 Tod Ave. SW, for the purchase, dismantling, deconstruction and removal of two wind ...

Wed. 11:15 a.m.: Trump making his 10th visit to Ohio today

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is returning to Ohio today, the state that foretold his 2016 victory and serves as the linchpin of his re-election effort. The visit marks Trump's first trip to the state since last year's midterm election campaign, when the state was a rare bright ...

Trump tweets GM should keep Lordstown

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To view the Fox News segment Sunday featuring United Auto Workers Local 1112 President Dave Green, click here. WARREN — President Donald Trump continued his Twitter harangue Monday to try to influence General Motors to reopen its Lordstown assembly plant, this time calling on the automaker ...

Local gas prices below average

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WARREN — The average price for a gallon of unleaded gasoline in the Warren / Youngstown and Niles areas is cheaper than the $2.39 average across northeast Ohio, according to AAA East Central’s Gas Price Report. Motorists in the Warren / Youngstown area are paying $2.37 and in Niles, ...