Published: Mon, June 18, 2001 @ 12:00 a.m.

Area candidates' finance activity from April 19 to June 8 for the May 8 primary election. Friday was the deadline to file at county board of elections (an * denotes an incumbent and a # denotes primary winner). Candidates who did not receive or spent $500 were not required to file financial reports.

MAHONING COUNTY

YOUNGSTOWN

MayorGeorge M. McKelvey*# (D): Had, $802; contributions, $0; spent, $0; has, $802; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $9,172. Major contributors: None

Council PresidentCharles P. Sammarone*# (D): Had, $2,448; contributions, $1,450; spent, $2,162; has, $1,736; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0. Major contributors: MSC Political Action Committee of Youngstown, $1,250.Patrick E. Lowry (D): Did not file.

Municipal Court Judge (Term begins 1/1/02)Robert A. Douglas Jr.*# (D): Did not file.Anthony J. Farris (D): Had, $3,748; contributions, $5,685; other income, $250; spent, $9,273; has, $410; in-kind, $650; outstanding loans, $5,000. Major contributors: Anthony J. Farris of Youngstown, $2,000; Maureen O'Neil of Youngstown, $2,200.

STRUTHERS

Council PresidentMichael G. Orenic* (D): Had, $0; contributions, $0; spent, $0; has, $0; in-kind, $724; outstanding loans, $0. Major contributors: None.Danny Thomas Jr.# (D): Had, $2,398; contributions, $475; other income, $3; spent, $1,848; has, $1,028; in-kind, $864; outstanding loans, $0. Major contributors: None.

Council at Large (3 to elect)Jerry Shields# (D): Had, $0; contributions, $450; spent, $302; has, $148; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0. Major contributors: None.Dexter A. Hollen*# (D): Had, $0; contributions, $1,186; spent, $1,186; has, $0; in-kind, $138; outstanding loans, $0. Major contributors: None.Robert Carcelli* (D): Had, $0; contributions, $0; spent, $0; has, $0; in-kind, $592; outstanding loans, $0. Major contributors: None.

1st WardAnthony Protopapa# (D): Had, $0; contributions, $0; spent, $793; has, $0; in-kind, $793; outstanding loans, $0. Major contributors: None.Paul Bayus (D): Had, $0; contributions, $461; spent, $461; has, $0; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0. Major contributors: None.

2nd WardMark A. Sandine* (D): Had, $0; contributions, $905; spent, $989; has, -$84; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0. Major contributors: None.Bert R. Cene Jr.# (D): Had, $0; contributions, $0; spent, $0; has, $0; in-kind, $531; outstanding loans, $0. Major contributors: None.

TreasurerThomas Sweder*# (D): Had, $0; contributions, $0; spent, $667; has, -$667; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0. Major contributors: None.

PARTIES/ISSUES

Mahoning County Republican Organization's operating fund: Had, $70; other income, $1; contributions, $0; spent, $54; has, $16; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0. Major contributors: None.Mahoning County Republican Organization's state candidate fund: Had, $506; contributions, $4,500; other income, $1; spent, $4,500; has, $507; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0. Major contributors: Michael Scoliere of Columbus, $4,000.Mahoning County Republican Organization's general account: Had, $139; contributions, $4,000; other income, $3; spent, $2,972; has, $1,169; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0. Major contributors: Clarence R. Smith Jr. of Boardman, $4,000.Concerned Citizens for Poland Schools: Had, $0; contributions, $2,250; spent, $2,250; has, $0; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0. Major contributors: None.

TRUMBULL COUNTY

NILES

TreasurerRichard Bullock# (D): Had, $551; contributions, $100; spent, $657; has, $45; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $50.John J. LaBuda (D): Had, $0; contributions, $663; spent, $663; has, $0; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0.Bob Swauger (D): Had, $339; contributions, $222; spent, $551; has, $0; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0.John Maiorca (D): Had, $15; contributions, $1,683; spent, $1,698; has, $0; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $12,000.Mary Lou Campana Davies (D): Had, $0; contributions, $50; spent, $50; has, $0; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0.Edrea Mientkiewicz (D): Had, $0; contributions, $250; spent, $250; has, $0; in-kind, $1,143; outstanding loans, $0.

Council at large (3 to elect)Stephen Papalas*# (D): Had, $764; contributions, $0; spent, $110; has 654; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0.

1st Ward CouncilFrank S. Fuda*# (D): Had, $196; contributions, $0; spent, $0; has, $196; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0.

2nd Ward CouncilMichael A. Lastic*# (D): Had, $0; contributions, $0; spent, $0; has, $0; in-kind, $242; outstanding loans, $0.

3rd Ward CouncilReginald F. Giancola Jr.*# (D): Had, $811; contributions, $0; spent, $45; has, $766; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0.

4th Ward CouncilPaul J. Hogan*#(D): Had, $0, contributions, $0; spent, $0; has, $0; in-kind, $445; outstanding loans, $0.Anthony J. Vigorito (D): Had, $0; contributions, $100; spent, $200; has, $0; in-kind, $180; outstanding loans, $0.

GIRARD

Council PresidentLouis J. Adovasio# (D): Had, $0; contributions, $2,668; spent, $2,668; has, $0; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0.Leo S. Grimes* (D): Had, $0; contributions, $2, 237; spent, $2,237; has, $0; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0.

3rd Ward CouncilBrian Kren*# (D): Has, $0; contributions, $0; spent, $0; has, $0; in-kind, $1,086; outstanding loans, $0.

WARREN

TreasurerPatricia K. Leon-Games* (D): Had, $0; contributions, $0; spent, $96; has, $0; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0.John B. Taylor# (D): Had, $465; contributions, $3,640; spent, $8,583; has, $1,430; in-kind, $251; outstanding loans, $0. Major contributors: Marilyn K. Townsend, Warren, $500.

Council at large (3 to elect)Gary Fonce# (D): Had, $2,152; contributions, $0; spent, $1,507; has, $644; in-kind, $19; outstanding loans, $31.Robert A. Marchese*# (D): had, $157; contributions, $0; spent, $69; has, $88; outstanding loans, $6,001.Daniel E. Polivka*# (D): had, $570; contributions, $1,325; spent, $1,227; has, $668; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $1,000.Genevieve Lucas (D): Had, $0; contributions, $610; spent, $577; has, $32; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0.Sherry Cox-Calloway* (D): had, $102; contributions, $816; spent, $536; has, $382; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0.Andy Barkley (D): Had, $2,490; contributions, $0; spent, $2,790; has, $0; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0.

1st Ward CouncilFiore Dippolito (D): Had, $50; contributions, $741; spent, $791; has, $0; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0.Joseph R. Spahr (D): had, $0; contributions, $792; spent, $1,870; has, $589; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $1,666.Virginia Bufano*# (D): Had, $0; contributions, $229; spent, $229; has, $0; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0.

2nd Ward CouncilErik Jennings (D): Had, $131; contributions, $0; spent, $100; has, $31; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $600.Alford L. Novak*# (D): Had, $0; contributions, $1,275; spent, $1,275; has, $0; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0.

3rd Ward CouncilJohn Homlitas*# (D): Had, $1,426; contributions, $0; spent, $45; has, $1,381; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $1,000.

4th Ward CouncilRonald E. White Sr.* (D): Had, $0; contributions, $200; spent, $200; has, $0; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0.Tristan Hand (D): Had, $57; contributions, $100; spent, $34; has, $123; in-kind, $251; outstanding loans, $0.Robert Holmes III# (D): Had, $0; contributions, $0; spent, $0; has, $0; in-kind, $1,094; outstanding loans, $0.

Municipal Court JudgeThomas Gysegem *#(D); Had, $12,576; contributions, $7,700; spent, $9,222; has, $11,055; in-kind, $195; outstanding loans, $27,050.

HUBBARD

TreasurerDaniel P. Livingston (D): Had, $0; contributions, $0; spent, $0; has, $0; in-kind, $293; outstanding loans, $0.Marsha A. Ruha*# (D): Had, $0; contributions, $0; spent, $1,474; has, $0; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0.

Council at Large (3 to elect)William J. Williams*# (D): had, $0, contributions, $0; spent, $0; has, $0; in-kind, $264; outstanding loans, $0.Ray Farcas# (D): Had, $0; contributions, $0; spent, $0; has, $0; in-kind, $262; outstanding loans, $0.Douglas Rohrer*# (D): Had, $0; contributions, $0; spent, $0; has, $0; in-kind, $686; outstanding loans, $0.

4th Ward CouncilRichard D. Keenan #(D): Had, $0; contributions, $0; spent, $0; has, $0; in-kind, $137; outstanding loans, $0.

ISSUES/PARTIES

Champion School Tax Levy Committee: Had, $1,047; contributions, $0; spent, $733; has, $318; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0.Hubbard Library Levy Committee: Had, $179; contributions, $0; spent, $247; has, $0; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0.Lordstown Schools First: Had, $0; contributions, $942; spent, $813; has, $130; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0.Fire and Police For A Safer City Warren: Had, $5,782; contributions, $4,160; spent, $9,742; has, $201; in-kind, $231; outstanding loans, $0. Major contributors: Realtors Political Action Committee Ohio Chapter 401, $1,500; Kinzua Environmental Inc., Cleveland, $500; AVI Foodsystems Inc., Warren, $1,000; W.J. Alarm Co., Warren, $500; Rossi Insurance Agency, Warren, $500. Niles Men's Democratic Club: Had, $679; contributions, $876; spent, $340; has, $1,215; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0. Newton Falls 4 for 1 Building Committee: Had, $2,083; contributions, $425; spent, $1,940; has, $567; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0.Trumbull County Democratic Party -- General Fund/Candidate Account: Had, $5,726; contributions, $3,025; spent, $1,049; has, $7,701; in-kind, $0; outstanding loans, $0.

COLUMBIANA COUNTY

EAST LIVERPOOL

TreasurerChristina Clark*# (D): Contributions, $770; spent, $175. Major contributor: National City Bank Political Action Committee, Cleveland, $750.

ISSUES/PARTIES

Friends of Thompson Park (East Liverpool park levy): Contributions, $1,055; spent, $1,055.Citizens for a Safe Community (For 0.5 percent income tax increase to fund full-time paramedics): Had, $3,000; spent, $990; has, $2,017; outstanding loans owed by committee, $3,000.Columbiana County Democratic Party: Had, $12,354; contributions, $289; spent, $1,495; has, $11,148.Columbiana County Republican Party: Had, $46,337; contributions, $100; spent, $14,016; has, $32,277. Major contributors: Thomas Baronzzi, Lisbon, $500; G. Allen Dickey, Lisbon, $1,500.

Source: County elections boards

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