SR 45 to close

Neighborhood News

SALEM— State Route 45 in Green and Goshen townships will be be closed between state Route 165 and U.S. Route 62 beginning Monday, Oct. 28 through Friday, Nov. 1 for a culver replacement. Detour is state Route 165 to U.S. Route 62.


Police and Court Reports

LISBON — In County Municipal Court, Randy Martin, 33, Broadway, Wellsville, was bound over to the grand jury on a theft charge for allegedly taking a 1996 Toyota pickup owned by Jared Clark without his permission on Oct. 9. Raymond T. Boso, 39, Wyoming Avenue, East Liverpool, was credited ...


Police and Court Reports

New Cases JPMorgan Chase Bank vs. Joshua D. Ford, et al., foreclosure sought for property on Prospect Street, Lisbon. Credit Acceptance Corp. vs. Karen Crawford, Salem, $4,974 plus interest sought. CitiMortgage Inc. vs. Sharon and Gary Morrison, et al., foreclosure sought for property on ...


Police and Court Reports

SALEM — The fire department responded to a fire alarm at a 1000 block North Ellsworth Avenue business at 9:10 a.m. Friday and found it to be a malfunction caused by an inspection.

NOMS centers donate to Diabetes Partnership

Neighborhood News

BOARDMAN—NOMS Ankle & Foot Care Centers recently announced a donation of $15,320 to the Diabetes Partnership of the Mahoning Valley as a result of its recent golf benefit fundraiser. NOMS Ankle & Foot Care Centers has raised more than $200,000 for diabetic education and to support ...


Police and Court Reports

Butler Township Arlene Kleon to Alan and Jennifer Gamble, farm buildings and 4.7 acres on Whinnery Road; $19,000. Hidden Creek of Route 62 LLC to David and Mary Desanzo, 1.6 acres on Woodsend Drive; $33,900. Columbiana Tan Ver Development LLC to Megan and John Torreance, 0.4 acres on ...

GM strikers to picket until contract vote

Local News

DETROIT (AP) — Striking General Motors workers will stay on the picket lines for at least another week until they vote on a tentative contract with the company. Factory-level officials from the United Auto Workers union voted to recommend the agreement to members at a daylong meeting in ...

On the calendar this week

Neighborhood News

FRI/18 LEETONIA Leetonia High School Class of 1962, lunch, noon, Annabelle’s. Nashville-based duo of Crosby-Lane concert, 6 p.m. First United Methodist Church, 50 Lisbon St. Free and open to the public. MINERVA Governing Board of the Carroll, Columbiana, and Stark Regional ...

Utilities board unhappy with condition of Franklin

Local News

SALEM — City Utilities Commission members aren’t happy about the quality of the paving or supposed cleanup of Franklin Street by the contractor who spent the summer replacing water and sewer lines there. “That really is a mess out there,” Commission Chairman Bob Hodgson said. He ...

Lake Front development proposed

Local News

After Rob Struharik of Master Plan Builders pitched a development opportunity for the old Lake Front Golf Course, all of council approved the concept of the idea except councilman Dan Bekar, who abstained. Lake Front is a 58-acre parcel that is up for sale. Master Plan’s proposal would ...

Man charged with trying to take brass knuckles into court

Local News

LISBON — A Guilford Lake area man is facing a felony charge after he allegedly attempted to smuggle a heavy pair of brass knuckles in his back pants pocket into county Municipal Court. An Oct. 24 preliminary hearing was set for Dustin M. Dorff, 29, East Lake Road, who is charged with a ...

Newgarden Avenue to close for sewer work on Oct. 24

Local News

SALEM — City Utilities Commission members announced Newgarden Avenue will be closed for at least three weeks on both sides of the railroad tracks beginning Oct. 24 for a sewer line project. Motorists will have access to Mullins, Railroad and Prospect streets and trucks coming in and out of ...

Green Team still taking glass

Local News

GOSHEN TWP. – The Mahoning County Green Team is still accepting glass for recycling. Goshen Township Trustee Chairman Bob McCracken this week responded to concerns about recycling at township sites by ensuring residents they can still recycle glass and plastic bottle caps that are attached ...

United BOE approves fiscal forecast

Local News

HANOVERTON — The United school board Wednesday night approved a five-year financial forecast that projects a positive cash balance through the first four years. Presented by school Treasurer Melissa Baker, the forecast remains in the positive until the final year when it dips to a $1.48 ...

Leetonia to seek grant for water lines

Local News

LEETONIA — Village Council Wednesday night authorized Village Administrator Gary Phillips to apply for funding for a possible water line project. Phillips will apply for Ohio Public Works Commission (OPWC) funds to install three block-long water lines between Chestnut and Walnut streets. ...

Trump to speak at Pittsburgh shale conference


By RICK SHRUM Special to the Salem News President Donald Trump will be coming to Pittsburgh next Wednesday. Trump will be the keynote speaker at the Shale Insight conference, a natural gas industry-related event, the Marcellus Shale Coalition reported Wednesday morning. The conference ...