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Firefighter of the Year being sought

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The Tribune Chronicle will honor one of Trumbull County’s bravest with the 2020 Firefighter of the Year award, which will be given during National Fire Safety Week Oct. 4-10. Firefighters will be nominated by their departments, and nominees must be at least 18 years old. Judges will ...

5-year-old drowns in Braceville pool

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BRACEVILLE — A 5-year-old girl drowned while swimming in a backyard pool in Braceville on Saturday evening. According to a Trumbull County 911 report, Braceville EMTs were called to the 1000 block of Braceville Robinson Road SW as someone was doing CPR on the girl after she was taken out of ...

State agents raid Bazetta home

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BAZETTA — State investigators and agents from the Mahoning Valley Human Trafficking Task Force searched a home in Bazetta on Wednesday. Steve Irwin, spokesman for the Ohio Attorney General’s Office and its Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation confirmed the search. Irwin said ...

Streetsboro man charged in assault

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MINERAL RIDGE — A Streetsboro man was arrested early Wednesday on aggravated burglary and felonious assault charges after a Mineral Ridge woman reported an assault. Police were called to a Forest Ridge Court address about 2:30 a.m. after a woman called 911 screaming that someone had broken ...

Halloween tradition up in the air

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NILES — Niles City Council met Wednesday to discuss options for trick or treat. Council is juggling whether to host a nontraditional trick or treat or to have a traditional trick or treat with social-distancing guidelines. As for the guidelines, Mayor Steve Mientkiewicz and council need to ...

Family’s videotaping case continued

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WARREN — A woman and her daughter, arrested on charges of disorderly conduct in June after they videotaped a traffic stop in Warren, will have to wait until next month for their day in court. Cassandra L. Peters, 38, 7740 Thompson Sharpsville NE, Burghill, and Kylie N. Peters, 19, same ...

High court nixes Falls referendums

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The Ohio Supreme Court on Wednesday denied a motion for reconsideration of decisions made by the Trumbull County Board of Elections pertaining to referendums being placed on the ballot. Last month, the Trumbull County Board of Elections unanimously rejected requests for referendum issues to ...

Warren liquor option to appear on ballot

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WARREN — The Trumbull County Board of Elections on Monday voted to allow a liquor option on the Nov. 3 ballot for voters in Warren City Precinct 3G. The issue will seek on / off-premise Sunday sales of beer, wines, mixed beverages and spirituous liquor at the Pitt Boss BBQ and Gamers. The ...

2 inmates take leap, not seriously hurt

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WARREN — Two Trumbull County inmates were taken to the hospital within 90 minutes of each other Tuesday evening after they each had jumped from a mezzanine in a central jail pod. According to the jail administrator, sheriff Maj. Daniel Mason, the inmates — Nicholas Kovell, 39, and Austin ...

On the record: Lakeview

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WHAT: Board of Education meeting Monday PRESENT: Jennifer Nicholas, Donna Zuga, Larry Sherer, Troy Adair and Don Galbreath The board: • Heard from Superintendent Velina Jo Taylor a section of the ceiling in one high school classroom fell in. She said because it was in a room on the first ...

Mother charged as 3-year-old left in running car

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WARREN - A Warren woman was charged with child endangering after police said she left her 3-year-old girl in a running vehicle parked outside the Giant Eagle on Mahoning Avenue NW. And, a later check revealed two other children were left alone, police reported. The incident occurred ...

ACLU report says reducing cash bail could save Ohio millions

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio could save up to $264 million a year by reducing the use of cash jail to house defendants before their case is resolved, according to a report by the American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio released today. That figure follows an 18-month analysis of court and jail ...

Toys tell stories at antique road show

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BOARDMAN — As best friends Buddy Huggins and Penny Stratos left the Holiday Inn in Boardman, they were all smiles. That’s because the duo successfully sold toys at the FX Vintage Toy Roadshow on Tuesday, pocketing about $100 apiece. “They were just in the closet,” Stratos said ...

Former UAW 1112 chief seeks regional board post

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The ex-president of United Auto Workers Local 1112 is running to become director of the UAW’s region encompassing Ohio and Indiana, an executive board-level seat departed by Youngstown native Rich Rankin amid harassment claims. Dave Green put delegates in Region 2-B on notice of his ...

Seeing Eye: Anti-bullying effort seeks help

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HOSTING FUNDRAISER IN WARREN: National Stop Bullying will hold a community fundraiser event from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday at Tipsy Bull, 1931 W. Market St., Warren. The anti-bullying group is raising funds for an education initiative to help stop bullying. The group also is hoping to raise money in ...

State tackles COVID’s economic havoc

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On the day it was announced that Ohio has seen 87 new COVID-19-related deaths, Gov. Mike DeWine was working to head off economic challenges brought about by the pandemic by unveiling a jobs initiative intended to help unemployed Ohioans seeking work. The effort comes as the state remains slow ...

Agenda

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• WEATHERSFIELD BOARD OF EDUCATION will meet 7 p.m. today via Zoom with public access available on the district’s Facebook live page. • MCDONALD BOARD OF EDUCATION will meet 7 p.m. today live on the district Facebook page at www.mcdonald.k.12.oh.us • MCDONALD VILLAGE ...

Graduate rate gains please school chiefs

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CLICK HERE to find more details about your school’s report card. Given the limited data available on the state report cards this year, it can be challenging to gauge how well a particular school or district is performing. Ohio’s school districts received report cards without letter ...