Join Team Peacock for Panerathon

Join Team Peacock for Panerathon

Join Team Peacock at this year's Panerathon!

September 21st, 8:10 AM EDT
R. Kelly sentenced to 30 years in sex trafficking case

R. Kelly sentenced to 30 years in sex trafficking case

R. Kelly is being sentenced in a sex trafficking case that could put him behind bars for years.

June 29th, 1:09 AM EDT
Sharon riverwalk honors founder of original Quaker Steak & Lube

Sharon riverwalk honors founder of original Quaker Steak & Lube

"He was just a special guy," explained Bob Mentrek, President of the Meszaros Foundation. "He was a great mentor to me and he did so many great things for the community. I believe it's only fitting we name a walkway after him."

June 28th, 9:43 PM EDT by Erin Simonek
Scrappers jersey's feature TCBDD artist's design

Scrappers jersey's feature TCBDD artist's design

"We looked at a way to expand the partnership and came up with a concept of a jersey design contest that would correspond with the players wearing the jersey at a game," explained Jordan Taylor, General Manager of the Mahoning Valley Scrappers. 

June 24th, 10:16 PM EDT by Erin Simonek
Celebrate Poland events this weekend

Celebrate Poland events this weekend

Celebrate Poland returns Friday and Saturday with family-friendly events.

June 24th, 5:49 AM EDT by Sydney Stalnecker
'Ribs-N-Rock' music festival and BBQ competition comes to Southern Park Mall

'Ribs-N-Rock' music festival and BBQ competition comes to Southern Park Mall

The event kicks off Thursday, June 23rd at Southern Park's DeBartolo Commons, and runs through Saturday, June 25th.

June 23rd, 6:40 AM EDT by Kylie Gessner
Fans line up early in Boardman for year's supply of free tacos

Fans line up early in Boardman for year's supply of free tacos

Lovers of tacos were lined up before sunrise Thursday at a new restaurant in Boardman, hoping that they'll get free tacos for a year.

June 23rd, 5:49 AM EDT by Mike Gauntner
Sound off! Trumpet is 1st bloodhound to win Westminster show

Sound off! Trumpet is 1st bloodhound to win Westminster show

The top dog will soon get crowned at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show.

June 22nd, 5:49 PM EDT
Mill Creek MetroParks Spray Basin reopens in time for hot weather

Mill Creek MetroParks Spray Basin reopens in time for hot weather

The basin has been closed since May 31 after a nozzle at the basin was vandalized.

June 21st, 12:10 PM EDT by Mike Gauntner
Ohioans get ready for the 4th with new fireworks law

Ohioans get ready for the 4th with new fireworks law

As of next month in Ohio, people will be allowed to legally set off fireworks on certain days.

June 20th, 7:06 AM EDT by Mike Gauntner
Cosby lawyer urges jurors to consider only proof from trial

Cosby lawyer urges jurors to consider only proof from trial

A lawyer for Bill Cosby told jurors they need to look past years of public accusations against him and consider only the evidence presented by a woman who says he sexually assaulted her at the Playboy Mansion in 1975 when she was 16.

June 16th, 4:37 AM EDT
Youngstown's Northside Pool to open on season's hottest day

Youngstown's Northside Pool to open on season's hottest day

Youngstown’s Northside Pool is opening for the season just in time for the hottest day of the year.

June 15th, 7:05 AM EDT by Mike Gauntner
Stambaugh Auditorium unveils completed staircase, facade renovation

Stambaugh Auditorium unveils completed staircase, facade renovation

"Henry Stambaugh left a legacy years ago to create a space for the education, entertainment, enjoyment and pleasure of the community," said JoAnn Stock. "It's up to us to make sure that mission is maintained."

June 14th, 10:01 PM EDT by Erin Simonek
Historic Ford Tri-Motor flying into Youngstown airport July 7, 8

Historic Ford Tri-Motor flying into Youngstown airport July 7, 8

Tickets are available for rides aboard the vintage "Tin Goose".

June 12th, 7:48 AM EDT by Mike Gauntner
One year after opening, OH Donut Co. closes downtown Youngstown location

One year after opening, OH Donut Co. closes downtown Youngstown location

“It’s a continual struggle for city support with signage and communication about road closures, detours, and improvement projects that impede customer access,” according to the social media post.

June 11th, 7:54 AM EDT by Mike Gauntner
Weathersfield begins three-day Flag Day Festival

Weathersfield begins three-day Flag Day Festival

Three days of food, fun, and music get underway Thursday evening in Weathersfield as that community hosts a Flag Day Festival.

June 9th, 5:31 AM EDT by Mike Gauntner
Grove City Strawberry Days Festival kicks off Thursday

Grove City Strawberry Days Festival kicks off Thursday

The festival runs from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.

June 9th, 4:45 AM EDT by Corey Vallas
Salem Super Cruise roars back beginning Thursday

Salem Super Cruise roars back beginning Thursday

"Now, when everybody's getting back in the swing of things, it's a much better show," said Brian May of Greenford. "We have food, sunshine and cars. That's Northeast Ohio."

June 9th, 4:44 AM EDT by Robert McFerren & Erin Simonek
Asian Lantern Festival returns to Cleveland Metroparks Zoo in July

Asian Lantern Festival returns to Cleveland Metroparks Zoo in July

This year’s displays include a variety of animals

June 7th, 8:58 AM EDT by Mike Gauntner
Wendy’s adds Strawberry Frosty to summertime menu

Wendy’s adds Strawberry Frosty to summertime menu

Fans of Wendy’s Frosty deserts have another option for a limited time.

June 6th, 6:13 PM EDT by Mike Gauntner
Special 'Wizard of Oz' showing at Boardman's Tinseltown Sunday, Monday

Special 'Wizard of Oz' showing at Boardman's Tinseltown Sunday, Monday

Fans of the ruby slippers, the Cowardly Lion, Tin Man, and Scarecrow have a chance to share the love with others at Boardman’s Tinseltown Sunday and Monday.

June 4th, 8:14 AM EDT
Woman testifies Cosby forcibly kissed her when she was 14

Woman testifies Cosby forcibly kissed her when she was 14

A woman testified that she was 14 when Bill Cosby took her into a trailer on a movie set in 1975, grabbed her so she couldn’t move her arms, and kissed her.

June 4th, 7:48 AM EDT
African American Achievers fest Friday, Saturday, Sunday in Warren

African American Achievers fest Friday, Saturday, Sunday in Warren

The festival season is underway in downtown Warren this weekend as the 36th annual Trumbull County African American Achievers Association Festival kicks off.

June 3rd, 8:44 AM EDT by Mike Gauntner
Firestone Park fireworks display will continue after non-profit's efforts

Firestone Park fireworks display will continue after non-profit's efforts

"The community has spoken and said they have wanted to see the fireworks in town," Guy said. 

May 31st, 10:15 PM EDT by Erin Simonek
One Valley speller remains as Spelling Bee moves to semifinals

One Valley speller remains as Spelling Bee moves to semifinals

Quarterfinals will start at 8 a.m. and go through 1 p.m. Wednesday; Semifinals are from 8 p.m. through 10 p.m. Wednesday

May 31st, 9:21 AM EDT by Mike Gauntner
Valley Memorial Day parades, events, services 2022

Valley Memorial Day parades, events, services 2022

21 News has compiled a list of events, services, and parades in observance of Memorial Day in the Valley on Monday, May 30, 2022.

May 30th, 5:30 AM EDT by Mike Gauntner
East Palestine Street Fair runs Wednesday through Saturday

East Palestine Street Fair runs Wednesday through Saturday

The fair returned last year after a pause for the pandemic.

May 24th, 5:06 AM EDT by Mike Gauntner
Woman opens first hair salon, honors slain friend's legacy

Woman opens first hair salon, honors slain friend's legacy

Pete said after working for several salons around the Mahoning Valley including Starting Lineup Barbershop, she knew the time was right to take the leap of faith.

May 23rd, 9:15 PM EDT by Erin Simonek
Trumbull Fair Food Frenzy Friday, Saturday

Trumbull Fair Food Frenzy Friday, Saturday

People hungry for fries, elephant ears, and other favorites of the midway can head up to the Trumbull County Fairgrounds this weekend.

May 20th, 5:52 AM EDT by Mike Gauntner
Metal band Ghost returning to Youngstown for show at Covelli Centre

Metal band Ghost returning to Youngstown for show at Covelli Centre

Ghost is known for their live performances, which feature church-like stage presentations and band members disguised as "nameless ghouls."

May 17th, 1:36 PM EDT by Corey Vallas

Champion woman charged with child sex offenses

'Please don't do this, I'm a single dad,' Domino's Pizza delivery driver carjacked

Couple arrested in Youngstown accused of violently sex trafficking women in six states

Woman shot on Youngstown's South Side

Forty-count federal indictment charges 9 people with Puerto Rico to Youngstown cocaine conspiracy

Niles man allegedly overdoses while babysitting infant

Chrystal Catering and Phantom Fireworks feeding police and firefighters on St. Patrick's Day

Chrystal Catering and Phantom Fireworks feeding police and firefighters on St. Patrick's Day

Saint Patrick's Day safety reminders

Ohio Democrats concerned after Ohio legislative maps shut down by Ohio Supreme Court

Oz vows to renounce Turkish citizenship if elected senator

Embiid has 35 points, 17 rebounds as 76ers beat Cavs 118-114

One hospitalized after shooting on Youngstown's west side

Changes to Ohio concealed carry law

Changes to Ohio concealed carry law

Al Bright Exhibition at Butler Art

Press Pass: Ukraine calls on Congress for more aid, no-fly zone

Local support for Ukrainian refugees

Salem native witnesses Ukrainian refugee crisis

Newton Falls unanimously passes resolution in support of Ukraine

'Silicon Heartland' boon for Ohio, but families mourn homes

'Silicon Heartland' boon for Ohio, but families mourn homes

Ohio governor postpones last scheduled 2022 execution

Air Guard troops doing space missions face identity crisis

Scrappers jersey's feature TCBDD artist's design

Man gets life for hit-and-run that killed man and toddler

Man suspected in 2 Ohio killings found dead in Alabama