Hubbard, OH27 First News

Woman falls in 12-foot hole in Hubbard, flown to hospital

HUBBARD, Ohio (WKBN) – A woman was flown to the hospital after she fell into a 12-foot hole in her yard in Hubbard Township at around 4:30 p.m. Saturday. Trumbull County Dispatch said she hurt her leg and was unable to climb out of the hole using a ladder. EMS...
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Ohio StateSandusky Register

In Ohio, that's illegal

YOUNGSTOWN — Lynn Anderson spent her teen years exploring a piece of land that sat right on the border between Ohio and Pennsylvania. "We used to swim in the quarry lake. I would ride my horse down there. There were nice switchback trails, trees, all kinds of waterfowl and critters," said Anderson, remembering back to 1972. "You could ride your horse for miles down inside the quarry."
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Funeral assistant, godfather of killed teen discusses local violence

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Funeral homes are one of the places that see the aftermath of violence. They help families grieve the loss of their loved ones. Reshaud Biggs Jr.’s memorial was held at F.D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home. A funeral assistant there, Marquise Mims, is Reshaud’s godfather. “Come to...
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Mother of killed 17-year-old speaks about his memory, local violence

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – The death of Reshaud Biggs Jr. came very unexpectedly for his mother Kristin Biggs. Saturday, she spoke at his memorial about who he was and how she wants him remembered. “Honestly, words truly can’t describe how I feel… I’m completely heartbroken,” Biggs said. Biggs just lost...

Two Valley ice cream shops make top ten list

Two businesses in the Valley have grabbed top ten spots on the Ohio Farm Bureau’s annual Ice Cream Battle. Cockeye Creamery on Parkman Road in Warren placed fifth, and Youngstown-based Handel’s Homemade Ice Cream placed 7th on the informal Facebook poll of best ice cream conducted yearly by the poll.

Cold Nose Companions Dog Training sees ownership change

Cold Nose Companions Dog Training is being sold by its founder Carol Peter of Chardon to Christine Good. The Hartsgrove resident has worked for Cold Nose Companions for the past four years, according to a news release. Cold Nose Companions provides group classes and private training to family dogs and...
Mercer County, PAPosted by
CBS Pittsburgh

One Tank Trips: State Parks To The North Offer Plenty For Those Wanting To Get Outdoors

MERCER COUNTY (KDKA) – The weather has broken and the family is itching to go, but no one wants to empty the bank account on a little weekend fun which is why the Pennsylvania State Parks are so attractive. They are free! A drive north on I-79 into Mercer County will bring you to Lake Wilhelm, the centerpiece of the 3000-acre Maurice K. Goddard State Park. “Within that lake, we have opportunities for boating and fishing,” said Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Assistant Regional Manager Kevin Blair. “There is a 20 horsepower limit within that lake, but without also there’s a...

Tips for safely handling pool chemicals and protecting skin

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Summer means it’s time for some backyard relaxation in the cool pool. Let’s talk what you put in the pool water besides yourself. Emergency medicine doctors want us to be aware of the dangers of mishandling pool chemicals. These chemicals are in high demand this summer...
Wilmington, NCStar News Online

New Wilmington market adds fresh foods and more to Cargo District

Another new business has opened in Wilmington’s Cargo District. In addition to restaurants, salons and a coffee shop, Homegrown Grassroots Goods market has joined the scene at 615 S. 15th St. Like us on Facebook:For more on your Wilmington plate, head to Port City Foodies. Owner Kendra Burgon describes the...
Warren, OHPosted by
Jessica N. Abraham

Hey, Warren! Its Time to Treat Your Pup with New Dunkin'-Inspired BARK Dog Toys and a Whipped "Cup for Pup"

Yesterday, the Dunkin’ Joy in Childhood Foundation announced new Dunkin’-inspired dogs toys and treats for man’s best friend — and they're coming to Warren, Ohio!. The foundation is on the mission of providing kids battling hunger, illness and food insecurity with the simple joys of childhood and has granted more than $30 million since its inception in 2006. The foundation strives to provide $7 million in relief this year alone.
Massillon, OHTimes Reporter

Massillon Museum to host virtual wine tasting

The Massillon Museum will host a virtual wine tasting from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Aug. 26 for museum members. Wanda Haynes, a Northeast Ohio wine educator and socialite, will host the event. Participants will receive a wine package with three different 750-millilitre bottles. Wines to be tasted include a Ferraton rosé, a Cooper Mountain pinot noir, and a New Zealand sauvignon Blanc. The museum suggests sharing the experience with two to four people.
Youngstown, OHWDTN

Powerball introduces extra day to win big for lottery players

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Starting in August, lottery players will have one more chance to hit the jackpot each week. The Powerball is adding a drawing on Mondays in addition to its Wednesday and Saturday drawings. Powerball executives say that players like playing for larger jackpots and the additional drawing...
Trumbull County, OHFarm and Dairy

2021 Trumbull County Fair sale

Average: $15.70/pound with champions; $12.84 without. Average: $17.09/pound with champions; $11.46 without. Buyer: Green & Golden Farm in Memory of Grandpa Richard Allen Houk. Average: $7.83/pound with champions; $6.80 without. Grand champion and Trumbull County born and bred: Logan Easterday. Bid: $10/pound Weight: 90 pounds. Buyer: Camelot Therapeutic Center. Reserve...
Youngstown, OHFarm and Dairy

ONLINE: Tools, collectibles, household, and misc.

Pickup: By appointment only! Wed, August 4, 2021. 5 or less lots from 9:00 am to 11:30 am. 6 or more lots from 1:00 to 2:30 pm. Terms: 15% Buyer’s premium. Visa & MC only. Bidding closes for the first 5 items at 5:00 pm then 5 items per minute thereafter until the last item is sold.
Geauga County, OHGeauga County Maple Leaf

Camping Continues to be On the Rise in Geauga

During a recent summery Saturday at Big Creek Park in northern Geauga County, a canopy of beech-maple forest shades the late morning sun as trails traverse toward tucked-away campsites and neatly-arranged overnight gear. The same scene plays out miles south of state Route 608 at Headwaters Park, as a dotting of canoes and kayaks adorn the glistening waters of East Branch Reservoir. For Hugh Groth, time spent and memories made with his grandson there this summer are priceless. Groth, of Richfield, grew up in South Russell Village. “I visit Headwaters two to six times a year,” Groth said. “It is serene and...