Akron, OHcleveland19.com

Man attempts to rob Akron CVS

AKRON, Ohio (WOIO) - Just before 3 a.m. Friday morning, Akron police responded to a robbery call at a CVS located in the 500 block of East Market Street. When police arrived the suspect was already gone. The store clerk told officers that a black male wearing black pants and...
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Kent, OHcleveland19.com

Kent to close Plum Creek to prevent Juneteenth party

KENT, Ohio (WOIO) - The Kent police announced that they will be closing Plum Creek Park on June 19 to prevent unauthorized parties from taking place. Kent police said this action is being done as a matter of safety and caution, according to a press release. A party occurred last...
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Youngstown, OHbusinessjournaldaily.com

Family Medicine Physicians Graduate from Mercy Health

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Five family medicine physicians graduated today from the Family Medicine Residency Program at Mercy Health-Youngstown. Four of the five will remain the Mahoning Valley to provide care for individuals and families, helping to fill the need for the next generation of doctors, says Dr. Thomas Macabobby, program director.
Campbell, OHWFMJ.com

Campbell man accused of 'playing chicken' with Liberty cop during chase

Liberty Police say a Campbell man tried to ram his car into a police cruiser head-on during a chase in the township. According to police, 23-year-old Archelaus Williams refused to pull over when an officer couldn’t see a license plate on his car on Belmont Avenue near Gypsy Lane at around midnight early Friday.
Columbiana County, OHWTOV 9

One person dies in house fire in Liverpool Township

COLUMBIANA COUNTY, Ohio — One person is dead and another injured following a house fire in Liverpool Township in Columbiana County. According to NBC affiliate WFMJ, the fire took place in the 600 block of 9th Street around 6 p.m. Crews were able to put out the fire, but one...
EnvironmentCleveland News - Fox 8

More than 1,000 Northeast Ohioans are without power

CLEVELAND (WJW) — First Energy is reporting power outages as rain and wind move out Friday afternoon but the threat of severe storms head our way this evening. 3,189 customers are without power in Northeast Ohio. The following counties have customers without power:. Ashland – Less than 5. Cuyahoga –...
Akron, OHbeaconjournal.com

Firestone alum DeAndre Walker ready to go as Falcons boys basketball coach

Firestone alum DeAndre Walker is set to be hired as the Falcons boys basketball coach, pending approval by the Akron Public Schools Board of Education. Walker, a 2000 Firestone graduate, is coming back to Akron after spending the past seven seasons on the University of Tennessee Martin coaching staff. He was the UT Martin strength coach and oversaw player development from 2014-2016, and was a Skyhawks assistant coach from 2016-2021.
Independence, OHCleveland Scene

How Independence Uses Zoning to Codify Segregation

When the Northeast Ohio Coalition for the Homeless learned that Independence Mayor Gregory Kurtz was exerting his influence to force Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry out of a contract with the Ramada Inn on Rockside Road, it attempted to get in touch. Kurtz never responded, and so the organization penned an open...
Ohio Statecleveland19.com

Risk of severe storms in Northeast Ohio Saturday

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - The 19 News weather team has issued an ALERT DAY for Saturday. Northeast Ohio will remain humid. A cold front is positioned northwest of Ohio. Rounds of thunderstorms are in the forecast with the best risk in the afternoon. The severe weather threat is low, but...
Austintown, OHWFMJ.com

New mammography option available in Austintown

Women seeking mammography exams have a new option in Mahoning County. A 3D mobile unit will now park outside the Steward Health Center on Ohltown road in Austintown two days a week. The operations manager of the new unit says 3D imaging offers more benefits than traditional 2D imaging. "It...
Garrettsville, OHliveforlivemusic.com

Guitarist Mike Rempel Announces Departure From Lotus, Live Music

Lotus guitar player Mike Rempel has announced his departure from the band after 23 years. Rempel’s last performance with the livetronica pioneers will take place at the band’s annual Summerdance festival at Garrettsville, OH’s Nelson’s Ledges Quarry Park September 3rd–5th. After that, Tim Palmieri (Kung Fu) will take over. Beyond...
Akron, OHPortsmouth Times

Recalling 2 Saturdays in Akron

AKRON — As you read this, by the end of Saturday morning, just know that — unlike the past two Saturdays — we’re not in Akron today. That means no wake-up alarms at 4:30 a.m. That means no Friday night overnight stays in Lancaster to cut the drive in half...
Ohio StateArab American News

Palestinian American from Ohio imprisoned by Israeli court for activism

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A 75-year-old Palestinian American from Ohio has been imprisoned by Israeli authorities for activism. Jamal Nisser, a retired Palestinian American businessman from Youngstown, Ohio, has been sentenced to four months in prison by an Israeli court on charges of political activism, The Palestine Chronicle reported. According to...