US Steel shareholders approve takeover by Japan's Nippon Steel opposed by Biden administration

US Steel shareholders approve takeover by Japan's Nippon Steel opposed by Biden administration

U.S. Steel shareholders have overwhelmingly approved the firm’s sale to Nippon Steel of Japan for $14.1 billion in cash, voicing unequivocal support for a combination that has drawn opposition from the Biden administration on economic and national security grounds.

Friday, April 12th 2024, 4:41 PM EDT
Leonard Kirtz School raising money to finish inclusive playground for students

Leonard Kirtz School raising money to finish inclusive playground for students

Leonard Kirtz School is holding a cavatelli dinner and raffle this Sunday, April 14th to help raise money for the construction for a new playground for its students. 

Friday, April 12th 2024, 6:08 PM EDT by Maura Rubinic & Kaitlyn McCarthy
St. Elizabeth Youngstown hospital awarded Thrombectomy-Capable Stroke Center certification

St. Elizabeth Youngstown hospital awarded Thrombectomy-Capable Stroke Center certification

This distinction is given to hospitals that are primary stroke centers, can perform endovascular thrombectomy procedures and provide post-procedural care.

Friday, April 12th 2024, 5:53 PM EDT by Anthony Furiga
RN strike planned at Salem Regional Medical Center over a new contract

RN strike planned at Salem Regional Medical Center over a new contract

All of the RNs are reporting for their regular scheduled shifts during the strike notice. The next negotiation between the hospital and the union will be on Tuesday, April 16.

Friday, April 12th 2024, 5:09 PM EDT by Jeena Cadigan
Valley funeral director dead at 60 following skin cancer treatment

Valley funeral director dead at 60 following skin cancer treatment

Terrance 'Terry' Reardon, who has worked as a funeral director for Higgins-Reardon Funeral Homes since 1987 died unexpectedly following treatment for skin cancer.

Friday, April 12th 2024, 4:54 PM EDT by Zach Mosca
Liberty Township receives ARPA Grant for $450,000

Liberty Township receives ARPA Grant for $450,000

This money will be used to upgrade Center Park, which is located behind the administration building.

Friday, April 12th 2024, 4:39 PM EDT by Anthony Furiga
Sharon Robotics team gets send off ahead of world championships in Houston

Sharon Robotics team gets send off ahead of world championships in Houston

The FIRST World Championships will take place in Houston, Texas from April 17-20.

Friday, April 12th 2024, 4:33 PM EDT by Corey Vallas
If O.J. Simpson's assets go to court, Goldman, Brown families could be first in line

If O.J. Simpson's assets go to court, Goldman, Brown families could be first in line

O.J. Simpson died without having paid the lion's share of the $33.5 million judgment a civil jury awarded to the families of his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ron Goldman.

Friday, April 12th 2024, 12:31 AM EDT
Purple Star School award given to Newton Falls Junior High and High School

Purple Star School award given to Newton Falls Junior High and High School

This award is given to schools that demonstrate a commitment to serving military students and families when transitioning between school settings.

Friday, April 12th 2024, 4:05 PM EDT by Anthony Furiga
Panera Bread launches 'Blooms of Hope for Autism' campaign to benefit Potential Development

Panera Bread launches 'Blooms of Hope for Autism' campaign to benefit Potential Development

Between Monday, April 15 and Sunday, April 21, seven Covelli-owned Panera locations in the Valley will donate $1 from every shortbread tulip cookie sold to support Potential Development.

Friday, April 12th 2024, 3:38 PM EDT by Zach Mosca