Aaron Young, executive director of the Mill Creek MetroParks, said the new hours better fit park users’ schedules.
The general public is hitting the links a little later in the day Friday at two Boardman golf courses.
Rushton was one of the 37 people named in a 261 count indictment.
The second phase of the Lily Pond improvement project begins Monday, with updates to the parking lot.
The Mill Creek MetroParks Board of Commissioners is in the process of gaining a new board member.
Mill Creek MetroParks Executive Director Aaron Young said his major goal is to maintain the longevity of the park.
The committee is tasked with replacing Commissioner Michael Senchak, who resigned from the Park Board last month.
Some organizations may no longer receive discounts for meetings and events after a change to Mill Creek Park’s policy.
Mahoning County Commissioners said they are fielding questions from the public concerning the operation of Mill Creek MetroParks.
On this date in 1891, Youngstown voters approved the legislation to create a township park district.
The group has called for the removal of Mill Creek Park Executive Director Aaron Young, as well as the park rehiring of several employees.
John Boccieri plans to introduce a bill that would make commissioners responsible for appointments to the Mill Creek Park Board.
A group of citizens has called for Park Director Aaron Young’s dismissal, while Young told First News he has “no interest, or intent on resi…
Participants enjoyed workshops, demonstrations and traditional Easter foods.
A picture of an otter caught in a trap at the Mill Creek Wildlife Sanctuary has angered local conservationists.
Jeff Harvey, president of the Mahoning Valley Audubon Society, found the animal caught in a trap at Mill Creek Wildlife Sanctuary.
Officials recommend avoiding contact with your eyes and mouth, and before eating, make sure you thoroughly wash your hands.
An Austintown man is charged after a woman said he tried to throw her off a bridge at Mill Creek Park.
The park’s lakes have been closed since July 2015, when concerns about pollution from sewer runoff surfaced.
Everyone seemed to be taking advantage of the warm temperatures and sunshine on Saturday.
A group has asked for a repeal of the park levy, but the Board of Elections said it is unknown whether it can be done.
The two-bedroom apartments are available to rent for $600 per month.
There will be additional layoffs, but there is no timeline for the terminations, according to a park official.
The park administrator said the layoffs are part of an “internal restructuring.”
The Mahoning County Engineer’s Office has used only $5,000 of overtime — compared to $22,000 at this time last year.
There’s skating this season at the Wick Recreation Area.
The Out-Spokin’ Wheelmen Cycling Club celebrated its 25th year of the “Heal the Hangover” bicycle ride on Friday.
Crews began filling the liner for the rink at the Wick Recreation Center on Tuesday.
The Youngstown Board of Control took the first step in addressing the waste water issues in the city, especially those at Mill Creek Park.
The park says that the road closures save money associated with snow and ice removal as well as reduce negative environmental impacts from d…