Documentary filmmaker Morgan Spurlock, who skewered fast food industry, dies at 53

Documentary filmmaker Morgan Spurlock, who skewered fast food industry, dies at 53

NEW YORK (AP) — Documentary filmmaker Morgan Spurlock, an Oscar-nominee who made food and American diets his life's work, famously eating only at McDonald’s for a month to illustrate the dangers of a fast-food diet, has died. He was 53. Spurlo

May 24th, 10:38 AM EDT by Associated Press
Government sues Ticketmaster owner and asks court to break up company's monopoly on live events

Government sues Ticketmaster owner and asks court to break up company's monopoly on live events

The Justice Department has filed a sweeping antitrust lawsuit against Ticketmaster and parent company Live Nation Entertainment, accusing them of running an illegal monopoly over live events in America and driving up prices for fans.

May 23rd, 10:36 AM EDT
Pocket park honors historic Salem department store site

Pocket park honors historic Salem department store site

"Our grandfather put a lot into the town," McCulloch added. "He was a notorious fundraiser for the appropriate charitable causes. So, to see some of that given back for the benefit of the community makes us feel very good."

May 22nd, 9:59 PM EDT by Zach Mosca & Erin Simonek
East Palestine Street Fair open through Saturday

East Palestine Street Fair open through Saturday

East Palestine is the destination for fun over the next four days.

May 22nd, 6:01 PM EDT by Mike Gauntner
Youngstown's Casa Ramirez ending dine-in service at month's end

Youngstown's Casa Ramirez ending dine-in service at month's end

After thirty years of serving customers on Youngstown’s Westside, owners of Casa Ramirez Mexican Restaurant announced that they are ending dine-in service at the end of May.

May 22nd, 6:12 AM EDT by Mike Gauntner
Buffalo Wild Wings offers $20 all-you-can eat wings, fries deal

Buffalo Wild Wings offers $20 all-you-can eat wings, fries deal

Buffalo Wild Wings is offering an “all you can eat” boneless wings and fries deal.

May 22nd, 4:27 AM EDT by Mike Gauntner
Graceland is not for sale, Elvis Presley's granddaughter Riley Keough says in lawsuit

Graceland is not for sale, Elvis Presley's granddaughter Riley Keough says in lawsuit

The granddaughter of Elvis Presley is fighting plans to publicly auction his Graceland estate in Memphis after a company attempted to sell the property based on claims that a loan using it as collateral was not repaid.

May 21st, 9:35 AM EDT
Valley band 'Left End' to be honored with proclamation

Valley band 'Left End' to be honored with proclamation

Left End and Youngstown's Houseband are bringing a new rendition of Idora Park's "Spring Thing" to the Amphitheatre on Sunday, May 26.

May 21st, 5:25 AM EDT by Corey Vallas
Warren store sells $110,000 lottery winner

Warren store sells $110,000 lottery winner

Someone who bought a Rolling Cash 5 lottery ticket at the Brookside Drive-thru is a bit richer.

May 20th, 10:04 AM EDT by Mike Gauntner
Tim McGraw to headline Y-Live 2024 concert August 2

Tim McGraw to headline Y-Live 2024 concert August 2

Country music fans in Youngstown will like it, love it and want some more of it because country star Tim McGraw has been announced as the 2024 Y-Live concert headliner.

May 17th, 10:01 AM EDT by Zach Mosca
Boardman's 'Project Mayhem' delayed until Saturday night

Boardman's 'Project Mayhem' delayed until Saturday night

The Friday, May 17th performance and following fireworks have been rescheduled until 8:30 p.m. Saturday, May 18.

May 17th, 9:17 AM EDT by Mike Gauntner
Lainey Wilson wins big at the 2024 Academy of Country Music Awards, including the top honor

Lainey Wilson wins big at the 2024 Academy of Country Music Awards, including the top honor

The 2024 Academy of Country Music Awards will take place Thursday at the Ford Center at The Star in Frisco, Texas, just north of Dallas.

May 16th, 12:02 AM EDT
Fares of $499 offered for round-trip flights between Pittsburgh and Iceland

Fares of $499 offered for round-trip flights between Pittsburgh and Iceland

If you enjoyed viewing the recent display of the Northern Lights in the Valley, how would you like to visit a land where you can see them more than 100 nights a year?

May 16th, 11:43 AM EDT by Mike Gauntner
Y Live 2024 concert act to be revealed Friday

Y Live 2024 concert act to be revealed Friday

Jared Laczko with JAC Management tells 21 News information on the 2024 Y-Live concert including the performer and other show information will be revealed Friday morning 10:00.

May 15th, 3:57 AM EDT by Zach Mosca
Miniature poodle named Sage wins Westminster Kennel Club dog show

Miniature poodle named Sage wins Westminster Kennel Club dog show

The Westminster Kennel Club dog show is gearing up to award its coveted best in show prize.

May 14th, 6:11 PM EDT
Roger Corman, Hollywood mentor and 'King of the Bs,' dies at 98

Roger Corman, Hollywood mentor and 'King of the Bs,' dies at 98

Roger Corman, Hollywood’s “King of the Bs,” has died.

May 11th, 10:39 PM EDT
William Shatner appearing live at Packard Music Hall

William Shatner appearing live at Packard Music Hall

The man who made the phrase "Beam me up" famous long before Jim Traficant uttered the words is coming to the Valley.

May 13th, 10:44 AM EDT by Mike Gauntner
Cedar Point closes Top Thrill 2 indefinitely

Cedar Point closes Top Thrill 2 indefinitely

Just weeks after opening for the season, Cedar Point has announced an “extended closure” of its new Top Thrill 2 ride.

May 12th, 3:01 PM EDT by Mike Gauntner
How to watch (and stream) the Eurovision Song Contest final

How to watch (and stream) the Eurovision Song Contest final

Acts from more than two dozen countries will take the stage in Malmo, Sweden, to compete in the final of the Eurovision Song Contest.

May 10th, 2:29 PM EDT
Upper Deck gives golfers chance to tee off from high atop Progressive Field

Upper Deck gives golfers chance to tee off from high atop Progressive Field

If you’ve ever wanted to play at the Cleveland Guardian’s Progressive Field, you can do so this fall. Not baseball, but golf.

May 6th, 6:36 AM EDT by Mike Gauntner
17-year-old earns Bachelor's degree from YSU before graduating high school

17-year-old earns Bachelor's degree from YSU before graduating high school

"This is a lot of hard work. It takes a tremendous amount of time and not everybody can do what Bianca accomplished," said Sarah Eisenaugle Bika, Program Coordinator and Biological Sciences Instructor.

May 3rd, 8:25 PM EDT by Erin Simonek
Dylan's House hosting weekend fundraiser to support individuals with autism

Dylan's House hosting weekend fundraiser to support individuals with autism

The non-profit is named after Kevin & Amy's son, Dylan, who has lived on his own for several years.

April 26th, 10:02 PM EDT by Erin Simonek
Spirit launching daily Pittsburgh-Houston flights in June

Spirit launching daily Pittsburgh-Houston flights in June

Ultra-low-cost carrier Spirit Airlines plans to launch daily, nonstop seasonal service between Pittsburgh and George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston starting June 5.

April 23rd, 6:29 AM EDT by Mike Gauntner
Mary J. Blige, Cher, Ozzy Osbourne, A Tribe Called Quest and Foreigner get into Rock Hall

Mary J. Blige, Cher, Ozzy Osbourne, A Tribe Called Quest and Foreigner get into Rock Hall

Mary J.

April 22nd, 4:38 AM EDT
Former war correspondent speaks with Youngstown Press Club

Former war correspondent speaks with Youngstown Press Club

"To recover from that and then go on reporting is just fascinating to me," said Adam Earnheardt. "I think it's inspiring to a lot of people, especially those journalists out there that put themselves in harms way every day to tell those stories."

April 18th, 10:23 PM EDT by Erin Simonek
River Rock reveals summer lineup at Warren's Community Amphitheatre

River Rock reveals summer lineup at Warren's Community Amphitheatre

Sunrise Entertainment has revealed this summer’s lineup of tribute bands and other entertainment that will take the stage at Warren’s Community Amphitheatre.

April 16th, 10:10 AM EDT by Mike Gauntner
Dinosaurs coming to the Canfield Fairgrounds this weekend

Dinosaurs coming to the Canfield Fairgrounds this weekend

Dinosaurs are coming to the Canfield Fairgrounds this weekend.

April 9th, 9:06 AM EDT by Mike Gauntner
Inside the Gallery: Pioneering the American Abstract

Inside the Gallery: Pioneering the American Abstract

Inside the Gallery: Pioneering the American Abstract

April 7th, 9:49 AM EDT
Where and how to safely watch the total solar eclipse in the Valley

Where and how to safely watch the total solar eclipse in the Valley

The Mahoning Valley, let alone the State of Ohio hasn’t seen a total solar eclipse since 1806 and excitement continues to grow as we prepare for the highly anticipated event this upcoming Monday, April 8. 

April 5th, 4:42 PM EDT by Erin Simonek
ODNR calls Lake Erie ‘Walleye Capital of the World’

ODNR calls Lake Erie ‘Walleye Capital of the World’

Following years of strong walleye hatches, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Wildlife is claiming Lake Erie to be the Walleye Capital of the World.

March 28th, 5:41 AM EDT

Large snake has been living in Bazetta Township tree for years

BODYCAM: Driver caught going 122 mph on I-680 in Youngstown because he 'had to pee'

YPD on the lookout for missing juveniles

Two hospitalized, truck pinned between trees after overnight crash in Niles

Black bear sighted in southeast Austintown area

Five parishes renamed as part of Catholic Diocese of Youngstown mergers

Where and how to watch Monday's Total Solar Eclipse

Where and how to watch Monday's Total Solar Eclipse

Bishop Emmitt L. Nevels, Sr. celebrates his 90th Birthday

Preparing for the total eclipse

PRESS PASS: Major wins, losses in Ohio Primary election

Dr. John York talks about the 49ers in the Super Bowl

Women face higher risk of heart problems vs. men

Ohio Supreme Court Justice Michael Donnelly discusses upcoming election

Ohio Supreme Court Justice Michael Donnelly discusses upcoming election

Disgruntled worker fatally shoots 2, wounds 3 at linen company near Philadelphia

Mahoning County Veterans Court celebrates 41st graduate

Inmate wins medical release order hours after being rushed to hospital, put on life support

Family of Black teen wrongly executed in 1931 seeks damages after 2022 exoneration

Progressive prosecutor in Portland, Oregon, seeks to fend off tough-on-crime challenger in DA race