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NORTHFIELD RESULTS

NORTHFIELD RESULTS LATE FRIDAY 13th--Waynesfield Dort23.207.604.60 Pipeline(B Miller)4.203.20


JOHN KOVACH/COLLEGES Frasco has sights set on professional baseball

HIRAM -- That same quest for an opportunity to play collegiate baseball that led Brian Frasco to


ON THE SHELF Book review

TITLE: By George, the autobiography of George Foreman. AUTHOR: George Foreman, with Joel Engel.


BIRTHS

Forum Health Northside Ivory Willis and Lee W. Johnson II, 141 Regent Street, Youngstown, girl,


Rumors abound in talks of loops

YOUNGSTOWN -- Depending on which county the news was coming from, we learned last week that: a)


ANN-MARIE NOLFI JOSEPH NOHRA JR.

ANN-MARIE NOLFI JOSEPH NOHRA JR. YOUNGSTOWN -- Ann-Marie Nolfi, a daughter of Anthony F. and Rita


You need time on your side at museum

A tour of the museum will be a good orientation, but if you like to linger, perhaps you should forgo


CURRENT PRICES

CURRENT PRICES Around the nation PLAQUE: This hand-painted German porcelain plaque signed by


CRIME SOLVER

CRIME SOLVER Mercer County The theft of money from a church is the focus of Mercer County Crime


SHARON Mayor wants E. Silver to be a two-way street

By HAROLD GWIN VINDICATOR SHARON BUREAU SHARON, Pa. -- There's one more project Mayor Robert T.


Court of Appeals belongs in downtown Youngstown

Opinion: It's only a matter of time before all parties involved in the proposed relocation of the 7th


LEANNE FRANCISCO THOMAS GRONER

LEANNE FRANCISCO THOMAS GRONER YOUNGSTOWN -- The Rev. Joseph Allen officiated at 1:30 p.m. May 5


126th annual meeting

126th annual meeting YOUNGSTOWN -- Mahoning Valley Historical Society's 126th annual meeting is


YOUNGSTOWN HMHP nurses say system limits overtime

HMHP nurses tell how their employer handles a problem that's been a key issue in a competitor's


DIANE ZAGORSKY MICHAEL COX

DIANE ZAGORSKY MICHAEL COX YOUNGSTOWN -- Sacred Heart Church was the setting at 2 p.m. May 19 for


JEFF LORBER Jazz artist brings 'sense of funkiness'

Jeff Lorber likes the vitality of hip-hop. 'It's kind of putting a really powerful motor in your


Sea deployment

Sea deployment YOUNGSTOWN -- Several military personnel with ties to this area are taking part in


COURTS

TRUMBULL COUNTY New complaints PHH Mortgage Services vs. R. Howard Smith Jr., foreclosure.


INFORMATION

INFORMATION If you go Location: The Society for Contemporary Craft is at 2100 Smallman St., in


Mr. and Mrs. James McMurray feted at surprise party for 40th anniversary

BOARDMAN -- Mr. and Mrs. James E. McMurray, 7457 Sugartree Drive, were guests of honor during a


Taft does the right thing in vetoing secrecy item

Opinion: If Ohio Senate President Richard Finan, R-Cincinnati, truly believes that Republican Gov. Bob Taft's


Not your typical arts and crafts

There's more to Pittsburgh's Strip District than great restaurants, shops and nightlife. Visitors


WITH THE VETS Veterans meetings

Meeting schedule for this week: TODAY Post 3307, VFW, 1351 Albert St., Youngstown, 2 p.m.


GOOD DEEDS? Tell us

If you know of any person or group doing extraordinary work to get beyond the blight, tell us their


The nation's top 10 public relations firms earned a total of $1.7 billion in 2000, up 28 percent

The nation's top 10 public relations firms earned a total of $1.7 billion in 2000, up 28 percent


INFORMATION If you go

The Ansel Adams Center for Photography is at 655 Mission St. For information, call (415) 495-7000 or


CECELIA MURPHY MATTHEW RICHARD

CECELIA MURPHY MATTHEW RICHARD YOUNGSTOWN -- Monsignor Lawrence Fye solemnized the marriage of


Fitch athlete selects Mount Union College

ALLIANCE -- Seth Steiner, a Fitch High graduate, will continue his academic and athletic career at


'THE OTHER SIDE OF EDEN: LIFE WITH JOHN STEINBECK' Son of author led chaotic life

John Steinbeck IV died unexpectedly in 1991 during back surgery. By ROB STOUT SPECIAL TO THE


Reception will honor Rhodeses on anniversary

SALEM -- An open reception will be held from 2:30 to 6 p.m. June 17 at United Local High School in


PET SHOW Boardman Park

The Kiwanis Club of Boardman held its annual pet show Saturday in Boardman Township Park in


KATHRYN EARNHART | The Butlers Sijan exhibit leaving Butler after today

Today is the last opportunity for museum visitors to view the exhibition of ultra realist sculpture


MERCER Still time to buy bricks

The project was started as part of the county's bicentennial celebration last year. MERCER, Pa. --


Carters honored at celebration of 50th anniversary

YOUNGSTOWN -- Mr. and Mrs. Jesse L. Carter Sr., 2465 Stocker Ave., were honored June 3 at a family


Boardman Library closes for repairs

BOARDMAN -- Boardman Library, 7680 Glenwood Ave., will be closed for emergency repairs to the front


CORTLAND Water battle proves to be main attraction at street fair

The fair, which is held on Main Street, will be June 21-23. By PEGGY SINKOVICH VINDICATOR


Disney film drops Broadway style and goes for new concept

Borrowing from Steven Spielberg's 'Indiana Jones' sagas, directors decided to 'chuck the tried-and-


HUBBARD Community pool

SUMMER MEMBERSHIP (Memorial Day through Labor Day) Family: Hubbard residents, $100;


Adoption service lauds golfers

Adoption service lauds golfers Fanfare: On June 4, the Northeast Ohio Adoption Services (NOAS)


By LAURIE M. FISHER

By LAURIE M. FISHER VINDICATOR CORRESPONDENT SAN FRANCISCO -- Guided walking tours give visitors


Hart jubilee is celebrated during party

MELISSA BECKETT KEVIN BEATTY HUBBARD -- Melissa Beckett and Kevin Beatty were married at 1 p.m.


YOUNGSTOWN DIOCESE Educator carries a lesson in faith

Youngstown's Catholic schools leader leaves for Chicago, confident that God will guide him. By RON


IN THE CUP Area holes in one

Tom Divito aced the 172-yard second hole at Reserve Run, using a 6-iron. Witnesses were Merle


MARLA KABALAN DEREK NEILSON

MARLA KABALAN DEREK NEILSON YOUNGSTOWN -- The wedding of Marla Jo Kabalan, daughter of Raymond


RAY SWANSON | KEYSTONER Mediate will add PGA and state flair to Greenville event

There's only one place to be on July 30 if you happen to be a golf nut. That's the Greenville


By IAN HILL

By IAN HILL VINDICATOR STAFF WRITER BOARDMAN -- Gina Kimbel thought it would be cute to dress


COAST GUARD Valley man recalls deadly accident

His sense of duty brought him back to the water. By IAN HILL VINDICATOR STAFF WRITER


Safety program

Safety program LORDSTOWN -- The village police department is seeking donations for its Child and


CANADA

Opinion: The Globe and Mail, Toronto: The agents of Afghanistan's ruling Taliban have for years used their


CORTLAND Street fair

Cortland Street Fair will be on Main Street June 21, 22 and 23. It opens at 6 p.m. Thursday and


REGION

REGION Photo exhibit at Akron Art Museum The gritty and exuberant images of news photojournalist


DARA AULIZIA MICHAEL LIBERATO

DARA AULIZIA MICHAEL LIBERATO WARREN -- Believers Christian Fellowship was the setting at 3 p.m.


Voter turnout award

Voter turnout award HERMITAGE, Pa. -- The city will be recognized for its outstanding voter


Garden guild announces show winners

CANFIELD -- St. Michael Garden Guild held its annual flower show and dinner May 23 at the parish


SHELLI WINELAND DOUGLASS DALTON

SHELLI WINELAND DOUGLASS DALTON SEDONA, Ariz. -- Nuptial vows were exchanged during a 4 p.m.


AGENDA

AGENDA MONDAY Austintown Township trustees, 7 p.m., 82 Ohltown Road. Hubbard Board of


KEYSTONE CLIPS A new courtesy for expectant moms?

Should expectant mothers be guaranteed a special parking place while shopping? Some Pennsylvania


STILL ON HER TOES

Dance instructor Judy Katsaras has never hired outside help: Her teachers all are former students.


Ironies abound in Bush administration

Opinion: Ironies abound in Bush administration EDITOR: One of the definitions of irony in Webster's is;


NUTRITION PROGRAMS In the area

MAHONING COUNTY Dacas HotMeals offers hot, nutritious meals weekdays at 12 locations in Mahoning


PATRICIA C. SYAK | Symphony notes Annual meeting to feature vote

The Youngstown Symphony Society will conduct its annual meeting Tuesday at noon in the Grand Lobby


YOUNGSTOWN Seminar to show women how to get financial security

Ohio's treasurer says the free workshop provides 'economic intellectual capital to Ohio's women.'


PEGGY POST All manner of things

Background: Peggy Post represents the third generation of Post authors and is director of the Emily


Disco lives at Cafaro Field

The disco concert carried Valley residents back to their favorite '70s moments. By ASHLEY POWERS


MAHONING COUNTY A voting system upgrade

The board of elections has used electronic voting at a few precincts during the last two elections.


Mr. and Mrs. Metro Fedina celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary

WARREN -- Mr. and Mrs. Metro Fedina of 3851 Northwood Court observed their 60th wedding anniversary


JAMES DULLEY Cutting your utility bills To make a clean sweep, check filtration

Q. My children's allergies seem worse after I vacuum, and I can even smell the dust. What should I


FINANCIAL SEMINAR

FINANCIAL SEMINAR The benefits of attending Reasons for tailoring a financial planning workshop


Easter Seal volunteers are the first to join the area's new Adopt-a-Ramp effort.

Easter Seal volunteers are the first to join the area's new Adopt-a-Ramp effort. By ROGER G. SMITH


Thomases observe 50th anniversary on trip, picnic

McDONALD -- Mr. and Mrs. Paul Thomas, 3627 Four Mile Run Road, celebrated their golden wedding


KINSMAN Event promotes safety for kids

Besides having a lot of fun and learning about safety, every child will leave with a gift. BY


Grischows renew vows for 50th anniversary

AUSTINTOWN -- Mr. and Mrs. Ernest W. Grischow, 3902 Cumberland Drive, were honored June 9 at a


ETIQUETTE FOR WEDDINGS An expert unveils rules

By LINDA M. LINONIS VINDICATOR STAFF WRITER Think that wedding invitation you received is your


SHARON SHANKS | The Cosmos Reaching out to touch stars and planets

We're a tactile species. From our first moments outside of the womb, we're touching and feeling. A


FAN FACTS

Some fans cost twice as much as others because they have motor bearings which are bathed in oil.


Prostate cancer awareness month

Prostate cancer awareness month YOUNGSTOWN -- Ohio Gov. Bob Taft has designated June as Prostate


MERCER CO. FAIR Organizers are seeking parade participants

Prizes will be awarded to bands, floats and vintage cars. MERCER -- Organizers of the 37th annual


JENNIFER BLOCKINGER TERRY DEULEY II

JENNIFER BLOCKINGER TERRY DEULEY II YOUNGSTOWN - Living in Austintown after a honeymoon at South


MUSEUMS Area attractions

Arms Family Museum of Local History -- 648 Wick Ave., Youngstown, (330) 743-2589: "Heart & amp;


LAWRENCE COUNTY Project uncovers unassessed homes

An official said the county probably won't pursue back taxes against those who built new homes and


THE KOVELS Fashion takes its cue from influences at top

Royalty has influenced fashion for centuries. When Queen Victoria went into mourning, she wore black


ELIZABETH MELOY JOHN CANAVAN

ELIZABETH MELOY JOHN CANAVAN POLAND -- The marriage of Elizabeth Selby Meloy and John Joseph


Anniversary is celebrated by the Echols

MINERAL RIDGE -- The 50th wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Echols, 1733 Rosalyn Drive, was


YOUNGSTOWN Mentally ill teen finds no place to go but jail

She was ordered into a treatment facility but, so far, none will take her. By BOB JACKSON


Rejuvenate with relaxation, workouts

SAN FRANCISCO -- There's an opulent oasis of tranquillity in the heart of the bustling city by the


ROAD WORK Mercer County

Interstate 79: I-80 to Crawford County line: Shoulder cutting. Mercer-Pulaski Road: Pa. Route 18 to


Howland recreation

Howland recreation HOWLAND -- The township summer recreation program will have tennis, painting


AMY RAGOZINE ANTHONY CANTERINO II

AMY RAGOZINE ANTHONY CANTERINO II CAMPBELL -- The Rev. Michael Swierz solemnized the marriage of


RULLI BROS.-AUSTINTOWN Market opens Mahoning County's first self-checkout

Owners say the store is faring well in its battle against food giants -- its sales rise an average


OHIO DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION I-680 cleanup plans

An overview of new efforts by ODOT's Mahoning County office to clean litter from Interstate 680:


HISTORICAL TOUR Taking a walk

The Victorian Home Walk Historical Walking Tour is offered daily at 11 a.m. Tours meet at the Westin


FORUM HEALTH Hagan defers boycott

Hagan reports significant movement toward a settlement. YOUNGSTOWN -- State Sen. Robert F. Hagan


'La Cage' benefits local PFLAG unit

'La Cage' benefits local PFLAG unit YOUNGSTOWN -- "La Cage Aux Folles," the winner of six Tony


BLOOD DRIVES

BLOOD DRIVES MONDAY St. Rose Church, 48 E. Main St., Girard, noon to 6 p.m. TUESDAY American


HIRING NURSES HM Health Partners

Officials at Humility of Mary Health Partners say successful nurse recruiting and retention have


HERMITAGE Classic cars are a classic way to celebrate Father's Day

Antiques and modifieds alike are displayed in Father's Day show. By VERONICA GORLEY VINDICATOR


CHRONOLOGY 84 years and counting

The history of Rulli Bros., a locally owned family grocery business that got its start in downtown


By REBECCA SLOAN

By REBECCA SLOAN VINDICATOR CORRESPONDENT The thermometer reads 90 degrees and the pavement is


IF YOU GO

IF YOU GO Jeff Lorber When: 8 p.m. Saturday. Where: Youngstown Playhouse, 600 Playhouse Lane


SCOUTS

SCOUTS YSU freshman earns Eagle Scout Award Michael A. Yurco III, son of Mr. and Mrs. Michael A.


WARREN Drill corps instills a positive force in dancers

The dance and drill team Positive Force 2 keeps its own beat. By JENNINE ZELEZNIK VINDICATOR


Linsleys to be honored at open reception

EAST PALESTINE -- Mr. and Mrs. Edward J. Linsley, 644 E. Main St., will be honored from 3 to 5 p.m.


TRUMBULL COUNTY Probate court leads state into e-filing

Judge Swift says court documents should be available online by October. By STEPHEN SIFF


Dialysis help needed

Dialysis help needed CANFIELD -- The Centers for Dialysis Care, 3695 Stutz Drive, is looking for a