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WARREN Inmate wants to change his plea

Prosecutors are asking the judge to deny the defendant's request. By PEGGY SINKOVICH VINDICATOR


GAME TIME Today

Who: Pirates (Benson 7-6) at Reds (Dessens 7-7) When: 12:35 p.m. Radio: WKST-AM (1200).


Sweet deal: New owner drives Airport Chevrolet

The owner plans on expanding the Trumbull County building to keep up with demand. By CYNTHIA


Bombs away and away and away and away!

Opinion: Bombs away and away and away and away! EDITOR: Why don't we bomb Iraq? After all they may or may


COLD METAL PRODUCTS Workers get grant for ESOP

Cold Metal workers are moving quickly toward a buyout so they can keep customers. By DON SHILLING


St. Elizabeth

St. Elizabeth Neftali and Chivonne DeJesus, 130 Kendis Circle, Youngstown, boy, Sept. 10. James


GOP chooses nominee for election panel

LISBON -- A certified public accountant from East Liverpool is Columbiana County Republicans' pick


New system monitors bad weather

HERMITAGE, Pa. -- The city has completed the installation of a new weather warning system designed


COITSVILLE Charges filed in theft try

The suspect has done this in other jurisdictions, reports show. COITSVILLE -- An Austintown man


LIBERTY Beefing up school residency enforcement

If you don't live here, you don't belong here, the superintendent says. By PETER H. MILLIKEN


MEETING DIGEST

Weathersfield trustees * David Pugh, township administrator, said the township's third and final


MCDONALD Federal grant puts a cop in the schools

The police chief says the grant couldn't have come at a better time. By TIM YOVICH VINDICATOR


HOWLAND Cleveland company buys Ajax Magnathermic plant

A county commissioner credited a group of former Ajax workers for attracting the attention of the


President faces major test in U.N. with speech on Iraq

Opinion: Not long after the terrorist attacks in New York City, Washington, D.C., and western Pennsylvania


Sheriff eyes closed prison

By PEGGY SINKOVICH VINDICATOR TRUMBULL STAFF WARREN -- Sheriff Thomas Altiere is asking the


Cowboy heads back east

By JOHN KOVACH VINDICATOR SPORTS STAFF Saturday will be a homecoming of sorts for Brad Smith


LISBON Lepper Library project delayed

Area businesses and the general public will be asked for aid in a fund-raising campaign slated to


Summary of police activity:

Summary of police activity: Sept. 5 Warrant: A 29-year-old Boardman man surrendered to police


AGENDA

AGENDA THURSDAY Weathersfield Township Board of Zoning Appeals, 7 p.m., township administration


HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER Cardinal Mooney beats Fitch to take charge in Steel Valley

Kiki Willis scored three times as the Cardinals made it two straight victories over the Falcons.


YOUNGSTOWN, WARREN Grants to help in school redesign

The schools now are eligible for even bigger grants to implement their plans. By RON COLE


Those deployed for war praise families' strength

Many local military people are still away from their families and jobs as Operation Enduring Freedom


HIGH SCHOOL PREVIEW | Friday night football

CHANEY (1-2) vs. CAMPBELL MEMORIAL(2-1) Game time: 7:30 p.m. at John Knapick Stadium. Last


Former firefighter

Former firefighter YOUNGSTOWN -- James A. DiMuzio, 40, of Melrose Avenue, has been placed on


YOUNGSTOWN Habitat breaks ground for house

It's the 14th home to be improved or built in Mahoning County by the Habitat group. YOUNGSTOWN --


Schedule set for fall cleanup

Tires, paint cans and batteries are among the items that won't be accepted. HILLSVILLE, Pa. --


YOUNGSTOWN In court, victim defends man who beat, raped her

Prosecutors said the victim would not cooperate in building a case against the Magnolia Avenue man.


HUBBARD Workers strike at Metalcrafts; talks planned

The contract extension expired Sept. 7, a worker said. By SHERRI L. SHAULIS VINDICATOR TRUMBULL


& lt;P & gt; & lt;B & gt;CROWE, & lt;/B & gt;Harold

& lt;P & gt; & lt;B & gt;CROWE, & lt;/B & gt;Harold L., 80, of Warren;


Neglected war memorial again stands at attention

A group of patriotic police officers and firefighters spruced up the monument. By PATRICIA MEADE


WARREN City officials expect a drop in 2003 block-grant money

Population figures play a large part in a community's block-grant allocations. By DENISE DICK


MAHONING COUNTY

MAHONING COUNTY Marriage licenses Joshua A. Fox, 19, of 266 Matta Ave., Youngstown, and Roxanne


Sidewalk project

Sidewalk project LIBERTY -- Construction began Tuesday on a $363,653 sidewalk project along


MAHONING COUNTY Man gets probation in burglary

Three co-defendants have already pleaded guilty and been sentenced. YOUNGSTOWN -- A 36-year-old


THEN AND NOW

THEN AND NOW Fast facts Opening your morning newspaper a year ago Wednesday, you may have been


SAFETY MUST BE GUIDING RULE

Opinion: SAFETY MUST BE GUIDING RULE Detroit Free Press: At last, the pointless questions are history. No


Test positive for virus

Test positive for virus NEW CASTLE, Pa. -- Another mosquito pool in Lawrence County and two more


GREENVILLE, PA. State approves emergency loan

The borough faces a $1.62 million deficit. By LAURI GALENTINE VINDICATOR CORRESPONDENT


Professor: Bush is doing OK

The history professor said he thinks a conventional war with Iraq is likely. By HAROLD GWIN


LAWRENCE COUNTY Commissioners OK paving contract

The county clock tower will be in place sometime in early October. By LAURE CIOFFI VINDICATOR


CAPT. JOHN SPAGNOLA

CAPT. JOHN SPAGNOLA Age: 34. Hometown: Grew up on Youngstown's South Side; lives in Poland.


GAIL WHITE We'll never forget that courage, unity prevailed

No one will ever forget where they were on this day last year. No one will ever forget hearing of


Across valleys, many mark anniversary

In Howland, thousands of schoolchildren waved flags, while people of several faiths prayed together


MERCER COUNTY Housing authority to pay for patrols

The funds to pay for the additional patrols will come from a federal drug prevention grant.


LOCAL

LOCAL RB Luke Srock fuels Western Reserve BERLIN CENTER -- Western Reserve High running back


YSU FOOTBALL Penguinsmake QB moves to lift team

Wide receiver Aaron Marshall returns to a quarterback role. By PETE MOLLICA VINDICATOR SPORTS


Games go on, as they should

When the high school sports schedules began trickling in last summer, we were a little surprised to


NILES Driver jailed after load spills

Firefighters spread some of the spilled sealant over an adjacent parking lot. NILES -- A


MAHONING TOWNSHIP, PA. Sewer project to be done in phases, supervisors say

A meeting was set for Sept. 25 on the waterline project. By MARY GRZEBIENIAK VINDICATOR


Ensemble to sing tonight at Jacobs Field

Ensemble to sing tonight at Jacobs Field CLEVELAND -- Everlasting Hope, a seven-member women's


YOUNGSTOWN Call centers pare back services

Managers said they don't want to offend by calling consumers on the anniversary of the attacks.


TRUMBULL COUNTY SUBDIVISIONS Developers blast change in regulation

New regulations could take effect by 2003. By STEPHEN SIFF VINDICATOR STAFF WRITER WARREN --


Suit alleges job bias

Suit alleges job bias YOUNGSTOWN -- A detective sergeant has filed a civil complaint in federal