Mercy Health buys Belmont properties

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YOUNGSTOWN — Mercy Health-Youngstown has acquired property on Belmont Avenue about 1 mile north from its St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital, a move that opens the door for expanded access to health care and new space for the provider’s residency programs. The deal worth $850,000 includes ...

Woman gets probation in church theft

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NEWTON FALLS — A Youngstown woman told a judge that years of depression turned into a gambling problem, which led her to embezzle more than $250,000 from a Newton Falls Catholic parish. Rachelle Barb, 46, of 2718 Normandy Drive, Youngstown, who was a bookkeeper for more than five years at ...

Shots fired at Warren home

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WARREN — Police are investigating the report of shots being fired Monday afternoon at a home full of people in the 1800 block of Monticello Avenue NW, and they have a suspect. The woman suspect was arrested later in a Chevrolet Malibu at a Warren business, according to the report. Trale ...

Dickey Ave. standoff ends peacefully with arrest

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WARREN — A 38-year-old man was taken into custody after a standoff ended peacefully Monday night at a Dickey Avenue NW home. Officers were dispatched to the home shortly before 7 p.m. to investigate an assault. Earlier, a woman had told officers at a Parkman Road gas station she was having ...

Little Big Town cancels area show

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YOUNGSTOWN — Little Big Town canceled its performance Friday at the Youngstown Foundation Amphitheatre due to COVID-19. According to a statement from the band provided by JAC Live President Eric Ryan, multiple crew members have been exposed to the delta variant of the coronavirus, and the ...

Shots fired outside West Market Street store

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WARREN — Police detectives are investigating shots fired outside the Fastlane Food Store at 2650 W. Market St. at 9:39 p.m. Saturday. A review of the store’s security cameras showed a maroon Dodge Caravan pulling out of the store’s parking lot onto Southern Boulevard and then turning ...