WAR ON TERROR
Saudis launchU.S. ad campaign
k STUNG by criticism about its role in fighting terrorism, Saudi Arabia has launched a radio advertising campaign in 19 U.S. cities citing the Sept. 11 commission report as proof that it has been a loyal ally in the fight against Al-Qaida.
New homes in cityearn state's praise
k AN OFFICIAL with the Ohio Housing Finance Authority stopped in Youngstown to congratulate the city for building new homes for low- and moderate-income families.
Warren band getsThanksgiving date
k WARREN G. Harding Band is one of 10 schools nationwide selected to play in this year's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
k THE PUBLIC in Trumbull County deserves an unbiased and knowledgeable analysis of what has transpired since the county made a move of questionable value to switch insurance providers. A Vindicator editorial.
Pink flamingo woes
k A YOUNGSTOWN businessman laments the loss of pink, plastic flamingos stolen over the weekend.
k THE MAHONING Valley Scrappers continued their run at a wild-card playoff berth with a 6-4 win over Batavia at Eastwood Field.
Pete Seeger at 85
k FOLK-SINGING legend Pete Seeger has turned 85. But that doesn't mean he's showing many signs of slowing down.