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5 Youngstown Area Open Houses To Stop By
YOUNGSTOWN, OH — Shopping around for a new house online can feel like a somewhat blind process. To get a real feel for a house, you really have to see it in person. That's why open houses are so nifty: No more bumbling around in the dark!
Police: Man wanted for taking evidence from Youngstown murder victim's pockets
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) - Youngstown police are looking for a man they say is involved in a murder at All City Sports Bar last month. There are two warrants out for the arrest of 24-year-old Kyree Grabe, also known as "Mello," on charges of obstructing justice and tampering with evidence.
United Way gives more than 900 books to local first-graders
HERMITAGE – As he unwrapped his gift, Henry Buell immediately knew what it was. “It’s a book. Look, I got a book,’’ the enthusiastic Artman Elementary first-grader said.
Brookfield police: Victim identifies neighbor as burglar
MASURY, Ohio (WKBN) - Police said a man recognized the burglar who broke into his apartment because he was a neighbor. Patrick Nicholl was arrested shortly after the burglary at 7:15 a.m. Thursday.
Youngstown woman indicted for allegedly assaulting mentally disabled man
BOARDMAN, Ohio - A Youngstown woman was indicted on Thursday after allegedly assaulting a resident at her workplace. 20-year-old Gloreece Potter, an employee of Gateways for Better Living, was arrested back in October.
Group donates handmade hats in honor of girl killed in Youngstown house fire
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio– A local group is providing a little extra comfort to the classmates of a girl killed in a house fire. Aleysha Rosario, a fourth grader at Woodrow Wilson Elementary School, was one of five siblings that died in the blaze in Youngstown Sunday night.
Bomb threat leads to evacuation of Trumbull County Family Court
WARREN, Ohio (WKBN) - A bomb threat caused the evacuation of the Trumbull County Family Court building on Thursday afternoon. Everyone evacuated the building, including children who are staying at the juvenile detention facility.
Mom of 5 children who died in Youngstown fire released from hospital
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) - The mother of five children who were killed in a fire at a Youngstown home on Sunday night has been released from the hospital. Amy Negron Acevedo was released from MetroHealth in Cleveland late Wednesday night.
Police identify contractor who died after being electrocuted near Mercer prison
MERCER COUNTY, Pa. (WKBN) - A contractor who died after being electrocuted at the SCI Mercer prison has been identified. Pennsylvania State Police say 38-year-old Travis Octavius Hancock was working on the top of a diesel tank when he came in contact with a high tension wire.
Public vigil planned for 5 children killed in Youngstown house fire
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) - A public vigil is planned for the five children killed in a Youngstown house fire on Sunday night. The family of the children and Amy Negron Acevedo, the mother who survived the fire with injuries, released a statement on Thursday:
Pennsylvania Woman in Critical Condition After Bear Attacked, Dragged Her While She Was Walking Dog
A Pennsylvania woman has been left in critical condition following a bear attack outside her Lycoming County home on Wednesday evening, officials say. Melinda LeBarron was attacked on her property at around 6:45 p.m., WNEP-TV reported. She was grabbed on the leg by a black bear and pulled nearly 90
Sharon Robotics Teams Advance to World Events
SHARON, Pa. — Two Sharon robotics teams are advancing to the world stage after placing first and second at the Western Pennsylvania FIRST LEGO League Championship. The tournament, held Dec. 7-8 at Sewickley Academy, included more than 80 teams from the Pittsburgh region. The Sharon teams, Tiger Tech
Pennsylvania Man’s Tears Not Enough to Convince Judge He Was Scared Before Killing Teen In Road Rage Incident, Sentenced to Decades In Prison
The Pennsylvania man who fatally shot recent high school graduate in a road rage incident last year will spend the next 20 to 40 years behind bars, a judge decided Thursday. David Desper, 29, of Delaware County was formally sentenced in the death of 18-year-old Bianca Roberson, who he shot in the he
Multiple reports of threats being made across Pennsylvania deemed a hoax
PENNSYLVANIA. (WJAC) — Reports of several bomb threats surfaced across Pennsylvania Thursday afternoon. State authorities believe the threats, sent by email, are a part of a nationwide hoax.
Tractor-Trailer Crash Closes Section Of Pennsylvania Turnpike
PLUM (KDKA) – A crash involving two tractor-trailers has closed a section of the Pennsylvania Turnpike. According to officials, the crash happened in the westbound lanes around 4:30 a.m. The crash is located at mile marker 48.9 in Plum.
Ohio mom of 5 children killed in fire in critical condition
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) - The mother of five children killed in a fire at their Ohio home remains hospitalized in critical condition as officials continue searching for the cause of the blaze.
Wildman steps down at Sharon after 31 years
Sharon High Coach Jim Wildman had two great runs as head coach of the Sharon High Tigers. He said for sure there won't be a third. "It just think it was time," he said as he announced his retirement Monday. "It didn't have anything to do with parents, players or coaches and I feel good about where t
Fall commencement to be held on Saturday, Dec. 15, at Penn State Shenango
SHARON, Pa. — Penn State Shenango Advisory Board member and retired Superintendent of Mohawk School District Kathleen Kwolek will give the commencement address at the 2018 Penn State Shenango Fall Commencement Ceremony at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 15, in the Shenango campus Auditorium. Jo Anne Ca
Hoerig: "I want to speak" after judge rules no more court filings
WARREN, Ohio - A Trumbull County Judge has ordered that Claudia Hoerig will no longer be able to file arguments in court on her own. Over the past several weeks, Hoerig has filed a number of motions "pro se", meaning she filed them on behalf of herself.
PSP: State Rep. Nesbit facing DUI charge in Mercer County
Mercer County, Pa. - A Mercer County lawmaker is expected to be on the other side of the law. Pennsylvania State Police say State Representative Tedd Nesbit is expected to face charges of driving under the influence, after an incident over the weekend.