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OHIO HOUSE Measure to affect policy for hiring

This is the first bill introduced by the freshman legislator. By DAVID SKOLNICK VINDICATOR


EDUCATION Bill would require use of U.S. steel

There is no money for school construction projects in the education bill. By DAVID SKOLNICK


St. Elizabeth

St. Elizabeth Lisa Jones and Robert L. Burney, 46 E. Judson Ave., Youngstown, girl, May 21


HOWLAND New dog law draws ire, support of residents

A local attorney promises to represent violators for free. By STEPHEN SIFF VINDICATOR TRUMBULL


WARREN Officials appoint former critic to children services board

Atty. John Leopardi had criticized the board after a term as a member. WARREN -- Atty. John


LEADERS AMONG WOMEN Utility exec wins ATHENA

By CYNTHIA VINARSKY VINDICATOR BUSINESS WRITER WARREN -- Lynn Cavalier has always been a


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& lt;P & gt; & lt;B & gt;BOLINA, & lt;/B & gt; George (Marty) M., 53, of New


Film has lots of flash but offers far too little substance

The main characters of 'Pearl Harbor' are too one-dimensional to give soul to the film's love


WARREN Packard out of luck in asking for liquor license

No more liquor licenses are available in the city. By JENNINE ZELEZNIK VINDICATOR TRUMBULL STAFF


REGIONAL TRACK & amp; FIELD Page leads area pack of qualifiers

The Hubbard junior won the shot put on the first day of regional competition. By MARK W. MILLER


Humane Society removes 6 dogs, 4 cats

SANDY LAKE, Pa. -- The Humane Society of Mercer County, armed with a search warrant, has seized six


MAHONING VALLEY Officials promote seat-belt campaign

The stepped-up enforcement runs Friday through Memorial Day. By PATRICIA MEADE VINDICATOR CRIME


Road project is expected to begin in summer

LISBON -- A nearly $1 million road improvement project is expected to begin this summer for a busy


MVSD Ex-director of board to defend self in lawsuit

'What do I need a lawyer for?' the former MVSD board director asked. By DAVID SKOLNICK


Grants for public water

Grants for public water HILLSVILLE, Pa. -- People with low or moderate incomes could be eligible


PROFILE Lynn M. Cavalier

Name: Lynn M. Cavalier. Hometown: North Canton, now living in New Wilmington, Pa. Occupation:


K.O. DRUGS BOXING RESULTS

UNDERCLASS (9TH-10TH GRADE) Bantamweight Juan Vega (Campbell Memorial, 3-0) won by default.


McVeigh lawyers get more FBI documents

McVeigh lawyers get more FBI documents WASHINGTON -- Hundreds more pages of FBI investigative


YOUNGSTOWN Other council action

City council members dealt with these issues Wednesday: During a special meeting, approved a fact


NILES City officials work on plan to supply water to GM plant

GM is asking the state for worker training grants and tax incentives. By DENISE DICK VINDICATOR


HERMITAGE City selling land for the widening of state Route 18

PennDOT will pay the city more than $130,000 for two strips of land. By HAROLD GWIN VINDICATOR


LOWELLVILLE Couple bears up after fire

The Kolats lost everything when their trailer burned early this month. By PHIL NOVAK VINDICATOR


WARREN In 59 years, Rotarian was never tardy -- that is, until they threw him a party

In nearly 60 years he's never missed a Rotary meeting. By REBECCA SLOAN VINDICATOR


RESULTS Safety by the numbers

Results of the three-month Mahoning Safe Communities campaign: In February: Average seat-belt use


Message aimed at students

AUSTINTOWN -- If more teen-age drivers buckled up every time they get in the car, fewer front-seat


Warren fire chief goes on extended sick leave

Warren fire chief goes on extended sick leave WARREN -- Fire Chief Jay Mulligan has placed himself


Former official files suit to get job back

WARREN -- The former executive director of the Trumbull County Convention and Vistors Bureau wants


HIGH SCHOOL PREVIEW Regional baseball

DIVISION I Where: Thurman Munson Memorial Stadium, Canton. Schedule: Friday -- Mayfield (24-4) vs.


TRUMBULL COUNTY Former director files suit

The plaintiff says the board should be stopped from firing employees. WARREN -- The former


A new way to send information to us

A new way to send information to us YOUNGSTOWN -- The Vindicator has added an e-mail address so


Hours-of-service law should apply to nurses

Opinion: Hours-of-service law should apply to nurses EDITOR: It seems that everyone has an opinion as to


Taking puppy, love to an ill child

A desperate New Jersey mother got her message answered all the way from the Mahoning Valley. By


House should follow Senate and pass insurance measure

Opinion: The overwhelming vote in the Senate for a bill designed to address the problems created by recent


YOUNGSTOWN Ohio Supreme Court dismisses Lordi's appeal

The former commissioner said the case has been a mental, physical and financial strain. By BOB


TENNIS Boys from Howland, Ursuline and Canfield ready for state tournament

VINDICATOR STAFF REPORT COLUMBUS -- Canfield High's Shalin Shah and Chris Kuppler, the Division I


AYERS STREET Fed up, then owning up

An East Side man set fire to the house, then tried to douse it with a garden hose. By BOB JACKSON


NESHANNOCK TOWNSHIP Supervisors still waiting for new street names

Residents were asked to name the roads they live on to aid 911 emergency crews. By VIRGINIA ROSS


YOUNGSTOWN Doctor's lawsuit seeks $20 million from Anthem

The doctor says his contract was canceled despite low costs and high success rate. YOUNGSTOWN -- A


Taliban and Nazis have far too much in common

Opinion: In its relentless attacks on human rights, Afghanistan's ruling Taliban militia -- not content with


BOARDMAN Better than a stereo

By VERONICA GORLEY VINDICATOR STAFF WRITER BOARDMAN -- Two hot pop musicians. Ten excited teens.


DIANE MAKAR MURPHY The persistence of the call brings man to priesthood

At 62, Joe Zamary will become a Catholic priest -- something he's been waiting to do his whole life.


Ohio senators face shake-up

If Sen. Jeffords crosses party lines, the power shift will have little effect on Senate operations,


TRUMBULL COUNTY Awards

Dr. Roger Kahn, director of the state Bureau of Criminal Identification and Investigation's DNA


WARREN Former visitors bureau exec files lawsuit to get job back

The plaintiff says the board should be stopped from firing employees. WARREN -- The former


COLUMBIANA CO. Board to weigh response to order

An Ohio Supreme Court appeal or a settlement are among the options being weighed. By NORMAN LEIGH


Man shot in ankle

Man shot in ankle YOUNGSTOWN -- Damon Jefferson, 26, of East Dewey Avenue received treatment at


Cards qualify for coaches tournament

CANFIELD -- The Canfield High tennis team defeated North Canton Hoover 3-2 Tuesday to win the


Traffic study under way

Traffic study under way GROVE CITY, Pa. -- Motorists visiting Grove City Outlet Shops at state


LEETONIA Police chief seeks more dispatchers

Turnover is high among part-timers who leave for full-time opportunities. By NANCY TULLIS


MAHONING COUNTY

MAHONING COUNTY Marriage licenses Robert W. Biel, 35, of 2471 Chaney Circle, Youngstown, and