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Peaceful Inmate Protest Highlights Dysfunction and Disservice of CCA's Ohio Private Immigrant Prison

There is rightful anger at Correction Corp. of America’s failures in response to a 14-hour, 400-inmate protest at their for-profit Northeast Ohio Correctional Center in Ohio.  521 more words

Morning Song - Youngstown

Established less than a year after the Haymarket massacre from which most of the world derives its annual celebration of workers, Labor Day in the United States—after more than 40 years of a growing divide between workers and owners—seems most appropriately celebrated today with a dose of anger at what’s been done to the American dream. 93 more words

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Turn the Town Teal hits Youngstown

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) — Parts of Youngstown and Warren got a splash of color on Saturday.

Specifically, that color was teal.

In order to raise awareness, members of the Rose Mary Flanagan Ovarian Cancer Foundation took part in the annual Turn the Town Teal event that included tying teal ribbons to trees, lamp and light posts around the downtown of both cities. 59 more words

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Jamie Marks is Dead released!

Last night I had the pleasure of watching Jamie Marks is Dead, the movie based on my first novel, One for Sorrow, in Cleveland, Ohio, with a bunch of friends and family. 329 more words

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Seattle Then & Now: The Youngstown Steel Mill

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Here (at the top) is print number 12,920, preserved in the library of the Museum of History and Industry’s collection of historical photographs.  1,802 more words

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Heavy patrolling set for holiday weekend

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) — The last big holiday weekend of the summer is here, and that means extra traffic on the roads.

Nearly 35 million people are expected to travel this weekend, which means drivers are urged to be especially vigilant. 346 more words

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Car smashes into tree in Youngstown

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYRV) – A vehicle crashed into a tree on Firnley Avenue in Youngstown Friday evening.

Witnesses said the car was going so fast it seemed like it was “flying’” through the air. 27 more words

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