More people shopping second-hand in the Mahoning Valley
The deals you can find at consignment and thrift shops take on a whole new meaning this year as shoppers continue to fight inflation. While prices are up everywhere, there are places you can count on for a deal that might feel like a steal. Second-hand sh
Feed Our Valley: Fun Food Pantry at Willard PK-8
Willard Pre-K through Eight received a grant through Second Harvest Food Bank that helped them receive the necessary funds to purchase food for their students. With that assistance, Raider Pantry was born, serving nearly 300 students weekly. “Around
Billboards of UAW concerns appearing in Warren
The billboards are paid for by a group called Center for Union Facts, and the communications director for the Center for Union Facts Charlyce Bozzello said, "Autoworkers and the public deserve to know the truth about the UAW's track record."
Concerns continue over looming rail strike amid busy holiday shopping season
The fate of railroad transportation is still in limbo as many union workers rejected another agreement. If negotiations don't lead to a deal, it's sure to have a major impact on the flow of goods. Ohio Council of Retail Merchants President & CEO Gordon Go
Gay bar shooting suspect faces murder, hate crime charges
As bullets tore through a gay nightclub in Colorado Springs, killing five people and wounding many more, one patron who’d been partying moments before rushed into action, grabbing a handgun from the suspect, hitting him with it and pinning him down until police arrived just minutes later.
Consumers could pay price if railroads, unions can't agree
Railroad engineers accepted their deal with the railroads that will deliver 24% raises but conductors rejected the contract casting more doubt on whether the industry will be able to resolve the labor dispute before next month’s deadline without Congress’ help.
Niles mother charged with DUI, child endangering after crash injures son
Jennifer Zurick, 48, has been charged with two felony counts of endangering children, to misdemeanor counts of endangering children, after being arrested and charged with driving under the influence, driving under suspension, and failure to control.
Experts weigh options for managing credit card debt amid record-high interest rates
New data shows not only are credit card interest rates the highest they've ever been currently sitting at almost 19.5%, but consumer balances are higher than usual, too. "And this is also coming at a time when inflation is high," Ted Rossman, Senior Indus
Musk restores Trump's Twitter account after online poll
Elon Musk says he will reinstate Donald Trump’s account on Twitter, reversing a ban that has kept the former president off the social media site since a pro-Trump mob attacked the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021, as Congress was poised to certify Joe Biden’s election victory.
Seven local organizations awarded grant money from PNC foundation
A total of $57,000 in grants were awarded to seven local organizations in support of PNC Grow Up Great, a $500 million multi-year initiative to help prepare children from birth to age five for success in school and life.