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  • Drug dealer found life tiring

    Gun violence has become “way too common” in the community, Mercer County Common Pleas Court Judge Robert G. Yeatts said recently.

    April 7, 2014

  • Philadelphia Candies turtles Sweeeeeeeeet!

    John Macris wants to come up with something new every year for Philadelphia Candies’ annual open house, which was held Saturday.

    April 7, 2014 2 Photos

  • Jeff Brown Man drowns after saving boy

    A Farrell man on vacation in Cancun, Mexico, drowned Wednesday after saving a young boy from dangerous waters.

    April 6, 2014 1 Photo

  • A close shave Business going at a good clip

    “Shave and a haircut, two bits,” still comes to mind for barbershop customers of a certain age.
    Prices have gone up, obviously, but lots of men who want those grooming services in Sharon seek them out in barbershops, not beauty shops that cater mostly to women.

    April 6, 2014 1 Photo

  • Man sentenced to time served for unlawful restraint

    A man charged with raping a woman he met online has pleaded and been sentenced to a lesser charge.

    April 5, 2014

  • brookfield school No drugs, no surprise

    A random drug sweep at Brookfield schools turned up nothing in the way of contraband, according to Superintendent Tim Saxton, who said inspections like this are part of an ongoing safety program.

    April 5, 2014 1 Photo

  • News briefs from April 4, 2014

    Ohio murder suspect surrenders in Farrell

    School plans to fireformer FHS principal

    Stolen car report ends with drug, gun charges

    Cops: Woman provided alcohol to assault victim

    April 4, 2014

  • The state of health care: Make a deal or else

    The health-care system is undergoing makeover surgery.

    April 4, 2014 1 Story

  • Jameson Healthy System logo Jameson talking to larger health systems

    Jameson Health System is in discussions with other health systems about possible joint ventures, mergers or acquisition.

    April 4, 2014 1 Photo 1 Story

  • Laird Technologies Moving out

    It can’t get more stark: Cattron is moving from Sharpsville to Warren, Ohio.

    April 4, 2014 1 Photo

  • Arthur C. "Corky" Pate Judge, DA allow robber to try for treatment program

    A Farrell man who admitted robbing a city bank will be evaluated for whether he can enter a state program for people with drug and alcohol problems.

    April 3, 2014 1 Photo

  • Youngstown-Warren Airport seeks to land United

    Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport is seeking to woo United Airlines to the local airport.

    April 3, 2014

  • Man already served most of his jail sentence

    A Jackson Township man who admitted having a sexual relationship with a teenage girl and possessing child pornographic images on his computer soon will be getting out of jail, his credit time accounting for most of his jail sentence.

    April 3, 2014

  • A statue may decide PSU trustees election

    Joe Paterno’s shoes are behind glass.

    April 3, 2014 3 Stories

  • Zoners concur with billboard decision

    Hermitage Zoning Hearing Board on Wednesday affirmed the city zoning officer’s denial of a Westmoreland County company’s seven applications for advertising billboards.

    April 3, 2014