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DeBartolo Legacy Exhibit Memorializes Man Who Built Southern Park Mall

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Denise DeBartolo York glances upward and across a long, panoramic collection of family photographs and history that fills an entire wall of a newly renovated portion of the Southern Park Mall. Her father, Edward J. DeBartolo Sr., forged a revolution in the retail industry as one of...

Man set to run 65 miles

YOUNGSTOWN — There are many ways to celebrate turning 65 — a nice cruise, a celebration with family and friends or even just a nice quiet day at home. That’s what Gary Sexton, director of WYSU-FM 88.5, is going to do on Monday, all as a part of the radio station’s Support WYSU Month.

New Boardman DQ to include drive-thru lane

The operator of several local Dairy Queens in the Valley tells 21 News that they are looking for a contractor to build a new DQ along Market Street in Boardman. Christine Smith has announced that bids are being sought for the construction of a restaurant on property purchased across from Akron Children’s Hospital.

Chowder House Cafe splendid place to indulge in fall food in Akron: Local Flavor

Chowder House Cafe in Akron's Merriman Valley is the perfect place to enjoy the colors and flavors of fall in a cozy setting. My husband and I went to the seafood restaurant owned by chef Louis Prpich for some comfort food, now that October is upon us and the nights have become a bit crisp. The restaurant certainly delivered.

Have You Seen a Gonstead Chiropractor?

There are roughly 15 different chiropractic techniques currently being practiced in the U.S. These techniques can vary widely, which I believe can either be a great thing or a not-so-great thing. Let me explain why. A few years ago, I was talking with my aunt, who is a nurse practitioner,...

JCPenney Bringing In-Store Beauty Experience to Eastwood Mall

NILES, Ohio — On Friday, JCPenney is opening a new, inclusive, in-store beauty shopping experience at the Eastwood Mall. Niles is one of 10 cities selected for the launch of the retailer’s new JCPenney Beauty department ahead of a national rollout in 2023. The department is designed to meet customers’ needs regardless of age, gender, race, skin tone, hair type, beauty regimen or budget. It features more than 170 brands “from tried-and-true favorites to fresh indie finds to BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color) founded,” including makeup skincare, haircare, styling tools, fragrance, nail care and bath and body, according to a release.

Mayweather Boxing & Fitness Coming to Southern Park Mall

BOARDMAN, Ohio — The future Mayweather Boxing & Fitness gym coming to the Southern Park Mall will begin offering membership presales Nov. 29. Presales will be offered in person at the gym, which is currently under construction at 7401 Market St., Suite 201. The gym is set to open in late winter or early spring, according to a press release.

Soft Touch Furniture Expands to Supply DIY Customers

GIRARD, Ohio — Soft Touch Furniture celebrated their grand opening of their fabric warehouse on Tuesday. Customers can choose from over 1,000 different fabrics. “Everyday it’s changing and new things are coming and new things are being added or being removed so it’s always nice to just pop in [and] take a look at what we have,” says Megan Vickers, vice president of Soft Touch Furniture.

New pizza shop opens in Poland

Romeo's Pizza celebrated its opening today, Monday, October 18, in Poland, on Center Rd. with a ribbon-cutting. Romeo's Pizza has three other locations throughout the Valley. Romeo's Pizza believes that their fresh dough and sauce are what separates them from the competition. "We have an amazing fresh product that we...

Mosquito Lake State Park | Cortland, OH

Mosquito Lake State Park has a lot of shaded/wooded campsites and we love that!!!!! When we visited the park the mosquitos were really bad so it definitely lived up to its name but it was hot and there was a lot of standing water at the time. We will probably go back in the fall/winter time.!! We had a great time kayaking on the lake and met some great people while we were there. Thank you for your kind comments and for following along our journey!!

J Jeneé Spa & Wellness gears up for grand opening

GIRARD — Nearly a year after establishing J Jeneé Spa & Wellness inside of Excalibur Barber Grooming Lounge in Boardman, owner Jasmine Hampton will celebrate a relocation to Excalibur’s newest location, 12 N. State St. with a grand opening on Oct. 25 at 1 p.m. Hampton said she will still...