Monster Truck Tour returns to Ohio

January 24, 2018 by  

The annual Toughest Monster Truck Tour returns to the Covelli Centre early next month, welcoming fans from the Youngstown and Boardman area.

After a spirited race with a [Read more]

Future Marines prepare for basic training at local kickboxing class

December 21, 2017 by  

Marines-to-be from the Mahoning Valley and Pittsburgh came together recently to learn kickboxing basics at ILoveKickboxing here in Boardman.

Kickboxing is [Read more]

Local project gets seven-figure award

November 3, 2017 by  

The recent $2m award presented to Youngstown State University (YSU) by the U.S. Department of Commerce will be used for the construction of the Mahoning Valley Innovation and Commercialization Center (MVICC).

The money is part of [Read more]

Construction of new fire station under budget at midway point

October 12, 2017 by  

Despite costly changes and delays, the budget allotted by Boardman Township officials for the replacement of its main fire station has been more than sufficient.

It is anticipated that the [Read more]

Stadium project ready for third and final phase

September 2, 2017 by  

The Boardman Local School District is entering the final phase of its ambitious multiyear stadium project, and fundraising efforts are continuing.

The third stage of [Read more]

Two local hospitals fare well in recent hospital ranking

August 18, 2017 by  

St. Elizabeth Youngstown and St. Elizabeth Boardman hospitals are included in the latest hospital ranking prepared by U.S. News & World Report.

No one wants a [Read more]

911 merging increases police efficiency in Mahoning Co. 

July 2, 2017 by  

Mahoning County has implemented a new 911 dispatch system aimed at cutting costs and improving efficiency.

Until recently, each community in Mahoning County conducted its own dispatching of 911 calls. Now, however, almost every community’s police force as well as [Read more]

County approves contract for Boardman sewage plant improvements

June 6, 2017 by  

At a meeting of the Mahoning County commissioners on June 1, the A.P. O’Horo Co. was awarded a contract worth a little over $2.6 million to make improvements to the Boardman Wastewater Treatment Plant. [Read more]

Candidate interviews for Boardman police chief underway

May 8, 2017 by  

Three initial interviews, conducted by trustees Tom Costello, Larry Moliterno, and Brad Calhoun, are currently taking place to evaluate the applicants for Boardman police chief.

The hour-long interviews of each of [Read more]

Local students march on in quiz competition

April 2, 2017 by  

The quiz team at Boardman High School (BHS) has the 2016-2017 Mahoning League title under its belt, and is now ready to move on to the state tournament.

On February 25, the quiz bowl varsity team of [Read more]

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