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910th Crew Returns from Puerto Rico Relief Efforts

VIENNA, Ohio — A team of airmen from the 910th Airlift Wing at the Youngstown Air Reserve Station returned here this morning following a 10-day mission in support of Puerto Rico relief effort. During the mission, the crew moved 61,000 pounds of cargo, 86 passengers and a border collie, according to Master Sgt. Robert S. […]

VIENNA, Ohio -- A team of airmen from the 910th Airlift Wing at the Youngstown Air Reserve Station returned here this morning following a 10-day mission in support of Puerto Rico relief effort. During the mission, the crew moved 61,000 pounds of cargo, 86 passengers and a border collie, according...

Johnson Tells Wilson to Apologize or Face Censure

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson, (R-6 Ohio) says if U.S. Rep. Frederica Wilson does not apologize to President Trump and White House Chief of Staff John Kelly, he will “begin the legislative process of asking the House of Representatives to formally censure her for the heartless behavior she displayed in this situation.” Johnson […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson, (R-6 Ohio) says if U.S. Rep. Frederica Wilson does not apologize to President Trump and White House Chief of Staff John Kelly, he will "begin the legislative process of asking the House of Representatives to formally censure her for the heartless behavior she...

Updated: Braking Point Issues Statement on Raids

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio – More than 100 law enforcement agents executed search warrants Wednesday morning at two buildings here operated by Braking Point Recovery Center while other agents raided raiding the company’s treatment center in Columbus as well as the Leetonia home of Braking Point’s owner and CEO, Ryan Sheridan. The raids began at 9 a.m. […]

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio – More than 100 law enforcement agents executed search warrants Wednesday morning at two buildings here operated by Braking Point Recovery Center while other agents raided raiding the company's treatment center in Columbus as well as the Leetonia home of Braking Point's owner and CEO, Ryan Sheridan. The...

Ohio New Business Filings Drop in September

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Fewer business entities filed startup documents with Ohio in September than the same month in 2016, a departure from consecutive increases reported monthly by the office of Secretary of State Jon Husted. Last month 8,758 new entities filed to do business in Ohio, a decrease of 913 when compared to the same […]

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Fewer business entities filed startup documents with Ohio in September than the same month in 2016, a departure from consecutive increases reported monthly by the office of Secretary of State Jon Husted. Last month 8,758 new entities filed to do business in Ohio, a decrease of 913...

Marchionda Gets Booked, Waives Formal Arraignment

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Downtown developer Dominic Marchionda was booked this afternoon at the Mahoning County Criminal Justice Center. Marchionda, whose NYO Property Group is redeveloping the Stambaugh Building into a DoubleTree by Hilton hotel, was charged Monday in a more than 100-count indictment. He was booked and released at 1:36 p.m. His attorney, John McCaffrey […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Downtown developer Dominic Marchionda was booked this afternoon at the Mahoning County Criminal Justice Center. Marchionda, whose NYO Property Group is redeveloping the Stambaugh Building into a DoubleTree by Hilton hotel, was charged Monday in a more than 100-count indictment. He was booked and released at 1:36...

City Finance Director Responds: ‘I’ve Done Nothing Wrong’

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – City Finance Director David Bozanich maintained his innocence this morning following his naming in the 101-count indictment yesterday of downtown developer Dominic Marchionda. “I’ve done nothing wrong and time will tell,” Bozanich said as he headed into Mayor John McNally’s office this morning. Bozanich, a longtime city finance department employee, has been […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – City Finance Director David Bozanich maintained his innocence this morning following his naming in the 101-count indictment yesterday of downtown developer Dominic Marchionda. “I’ve done nothing wrong and time will tell,” Bozanich said as he headed into Mayor John McNally’s office this morning. Bozanich, a longtime city...

Indictment: Marchionda Laundered $600K to Support ‘Lavish Lifestyle’

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Dominic Marchionda diverted “at least $600,000 from city of Youngstown funds” to companies he controlled and then to himself in order “to support his lavish lifestyle,” states the 101-count indictment against the downtown developer handed down Monday by a Mahoning County grand jury. The criminal enterprise, the indictment states, amounted to a […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Dominic Marchionda diverted “at least $600,000 from city of Youngstown funds” to companies he controlled and then to himself in order “to support his lavish lifestyle,” states the 101-count indictment against the downtown developer handed down Monday by a Mahoning County grand jury. The criminal enterprise, the...

Marchionda, Companies Indicted on 192 Criminal Counts

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Dominic Marchionda, the developer whose projects have transformed the face of downtown and areas near Youngstown State University today was indicted on more than 100 counts related to alleged corrupt activity, theft, and money laundering. The indictments were jointly released by Attorney General Mike DeWine,  Auditor  Dave Yost, and Mahoning County Prosecuting […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Dominic Marchionda, the developer whose projects have transformed the face of downtown and areas near Youngstown State University today was indicted on more than 100 counts related to alleged corrupt activity, theft, and money laundering. The indictments were jointly released by Attorney General Mike DeWine,  Auditor  Dave...

Schiavoni Outlines Business, Jobs Plans

CANFIELD, Ohio – State Sen. Joe Schiavoni wants to close a tax loophole that he says would generate $2.5 billion to fund components of a jobs plan he introduced Thursday. Schiavoni, who is seeking the Democratic nomination for governor, revealed his plan at a news conference in front of Mahoning County Career & Technical Center […]

CANFIELD, Ohio – State Sen. Joe Schiavoni wants to close a tax loophole that he says would generate $2.5 billion to fund components of a jobs plan he introduced Thursday. Schiavoni, who is seeking the Democratic nomination for governor, revealed his plan at a news conference in front of Mahoning...

GOP Tax Reform ‘Framework’ Draws Praise, Criticism

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The tax reform plan unveiled by President Trump and GOP congressional leaders will promote American investment and create jobs, its supporters say, while opponents charge it lacks details, disproportionately benefits the wealthy and will add to the federal deficit. Provisions of the “united framework” announced Wednesday include reducing the seven tax brackets […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- The tax reform plan unveiled by President Trump and GOP congressional leaders will promote American investment and create jobs, its supporters say, while opponents charge it lacks details, disproportionately benefits the wealthy and will add to the federal deficit. Provisions of the “united framework” announced Wednesday include...